The following is being distributed on behalf of Sport Newfoundland and Labrador:
John W. McGrath, chairman of the board of governors of the Newfoundland and Labrador Sports Hall of Fame, is pleased to announce the appointment of Angela King, Bren Kenny, Aiden White, and Frances Horwood to three year terms as the newest appointments to the board of governors.
Mrs. King, a resident of Flatrock, is a former president of Sport Newfoundland and Labrador and also served as the executive director of Basketball Newfoundland and Soccer Newfoundland.
Mr. Kenny, a resident of St. Johnís, played baseball with St. Bonís and Holy Cross, coached both Holy Cross junior and senior teams piloting several championship teams and was a member of the coaching staff of St. Johnís Capitals.
Mr. White, a resident of Stephenville, is a former board member of Sport Newfoundland and Labrador and is a long time taekwondo volunteer.
Mrs. Horwood, a resident of St. Johnís, is a long time volleyball volunteer and a member of the Volleyball Hall of Fame. She is also a long time volunteer with the Newfoundland and Labrador Sport Archives.
The induction banquet will be held on Saturday, November 13, 2004 in St. Johnís. An announcement on the new inductees will be made in mid-September, following the board of governors meeting.
Media contact: Todd Martin, Sport Newfoundland and Labrador, (709) 576-4932
2004 07 21 9:25 a.m.