The 2014 Abbotsford Sports Hall of Fame banquet will be held Saturday, April 26 at the Legacy Sports Centre at Rotary Stadium. Tickets are available at Hub Fire Engines or at Hub Motor Service.
Longtime CFL offensive lineman Rob Lazeo and community sports builder Liz Carter are this year’s inductees.
Additionally, seven teams and 11 individuals are being saluted on the Wall of Fame, which honours young athletes for their accomplishments in the previous calendar year. Championship-winning teams include UFV’s women’s volleyball, men’s golf and women’s golf programs, Abby Senior girls rugby, W.J. Mouat boys wrestling and junior girls basketball, and MEI junior boys volleyball.
Individual honourees are Kurtis Kostuk (baseball), Makelya Kowaliuk (softball), Taylor Lundrigan (softball), Shea Theodore (hockey), Jeff Swadden (judo), Kaden Gamache (volleyball), Amanda Thompson (basketball/javelin), and wrestlers Matt Dignan, Nishan Randhawa, Dave Sharma and Justin Gill.