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First Class Revealed For Chilliwack Sports Hall of Fame

Dave Archibald headlines the inaugural class that will enter the brand-new Chilliwack Sports Hall of Fame in late October.

The induction ceremony will be held at Prospera Centre Oct. 26 during the intermission of a Chilliwack Chiefs game.

Archibald will be inducted in the player category.

Longtime basketball coach Joe Ogmundson goes in as a builder and the Turbo junior baseball team from the mid-1990s becomes the first team inducted.

The Turbo team went to five straight national championship tournaments, starting in 1993. They finally broke through in 1997, winning it all in Oshawa, Ontario.

The team was loaded with Chilliwack talent — […]

By |November 4th, 2013|First Class|0 Comments|

Home Finally Found For Hall

Judy Fitzsimmons’s dream of a Chilliwack Sports Hall of Fame is finally taking shape.

More than three years ago, Fitzsimmons was in Delta when she came across that city’s local sports hall.

“I thought, hmm. It was a little light bulb,” she said.

Since that fateful trip, Fitzsimmons has received support from local politicians and built a formidable team of volunteers to work towards her goal of a Chilliwack hall.

The sticking point, however, was where to put it.

“It really was a conundrum for us,” Fitzsimmons told the Times.

But that’s no longer the case. The Chilliwack Chiefs have offered up a portion of […]

By |November 4th, 2013|News|0 Comments|