WOAA Awards

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The WOAA handed out some awards at Tuesday night’s annual meeting.

Vonnie and Don Crawford from Keady were the Mike Weichel Honour Award recipients.  The husband and wife have been very active in the Keady, Desboro and Chatsworth hockey and ball organizations.  Vonnie was also secretary of the amalgamation committee when the Township of Chatsworth District Minor Hockey Association was formed.

Belgrave’s Doug Walker was presented the W.O.A.A. “David H. Jacobi Memorial” President’s Award Recipient.  Doug was Centre Contact for Blyth Women’s Hockey and became part of the W.O.A.A. Women’s Hockey Committee and now holds a convenor’s role.

And Teeswater’s Tom Fischer the 2014 Bursary recipient and the official presentation will be done at a future date.  Tom is currently enrolled in engineering at Western Universtiy in London and has excelled in fastball playing for teams at the nationals and east coast championships this season.

Elected to the Board:
President -Allan Dickson, Wingham
1st Vice-President –Dave Garinger, Owen Sound
2nd Vice-President –Trevor Seip, Wingham
Gary Gravett, Goderich
Bob Gunter, Lucknow
Dave Bradley, Pinkerton
Len Perdue, Port Elgin