FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JIM CUVELIER, 99, NAMED HONORARY PRESENTER FOR 2016 MSHOF INDUCTION CEREMONY
The Maritime Sport Hall of Fame will not only celebrate the induction of 4 athletes and 5 teams into the hall on Wednesday, June 22, but it will also celebrate one of its inaugural members who will turn 100 the day after the ceremony.
Jim Cuvelier, who entered the hall last year as a member of the 1947 Halifax Zwicker’s softball team, has been named honorary presenter for the occasion. Cuvelier was a star player on the Zwicker teams that won multiple Maritime championships in the late 40’s.
Athletes Lorie Kane, George Dixon, Robert “Mickey” MacGlashen, and Matt Stairs along with the 5 teams – the Colleen Jones curling rink, the Fairview Aces volleyball team, the UNB Varsity Reds hockey team, the Dartmouth Moosehead Dry baseball team, and the Glace Bay Bay Byes softball team will receive their photos from Cuvelier at the induction ceremony scheduled for 12:00 noon at the BMO Centre, 51 Gary Martin Dr., in Bedford.
The general public is cordially invited to attend.
Many thanks for your assistance in promoting this event and the Maritime Sport Hall of Fame.