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Brian Gamborg

Volleyball BSc'79, MD'84

Brian Gamborg graduated from City Park Collegiate in Saskatoon and entered the University of Saskatchewan in 1977.

Brian was a member of the Huskie volleyball team for five years. He was selected to the Canada West All Star team five times and in 1981 was selected to the CIAU All Canadian team. While a member of the Huskies, the team captured two Canada West championships and the CIAU Championship in 1979. At the 198O CIAU Championships, Brian was selected a Tournament All Star.

While a student at the University, Brian played on Canada's National Volleyball Team.

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Robert Malcolm Game

Mac Game has been influencing Saskatchewan weightlifting since its formal introduction to the province in 1957. Initially, he competed in weightlifting, but as time progressed, he became Saskatchewan weightlifting's chief organizer and coach, as well as a respected international official.

Between 1957 and 1970, Game was a regular weightlifting competitor and in 1984 began competing again as a Masters athlete.

During the last three decades, Game has played a major role in organizing countless coaching clinics and competitions for weightlifters. Consistently, he has put on workshops for coaches throughout the province. Since 1981, he has arranged over 40 local Junior Canada Cup competitions and over 25 Sask Open weightlifting meets. In addition, he has organized numerous western Canadian weightlifting competitions, including the Western Canada Games in 1975, 1979, and 1987 and has brought to and organized in Saskatchewan 4 national weightlifting competitions, the 1983 and 1988 National Junior Canada Cup Competitions and the 1965 and 1980 Canadian weightlifting Championships.

Game has played an integral role in weightlifting's administrative arm since the Saskatchewan weightlifting Association (S.W.A.) was founded in 1959. When the S.W.A. was associated with the Amateur Athletic Union of Canada, Game served as president, vice-president and secretary-treasurer over the years. He was the original member to incorporate the S.W.A. in 1974 and worked to secure lottery funding for the organization. Game was a long-time member the Canadian Weightlifting Federation's (C.W. F.) board of directors and served both as their Vice-President, Administration from 1980-84 and as a member of their constitution and by-laws committee.

Coaching has always been one of Game's fortes. Since 1959, he has been both the Regina weightlifting Team coach and the Saskatchewan Provincial Coach. Under his leadership, Regina won 25 provincial championships. He served as Saskatchewan team coach at the Western Canada Summer Games in Winnipeg and at three Canada Games.

Perhaps Game's greatest accomplishments are found in his officiating resume. After moving through provincial and national ranks, he began refereeing at international events, including the 1975 Pan American Games in Mexico and the 1980 Senior world weightlifting Championships in Montreal. In 1981, he became a Number "One" Carded Referee in New Zealand at the Commonwealth weightlifting Championships. Later, he officiated at the Commonwealth Games held in Edinburgh (1986).

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Roger Ganes

Roger Ganes

Basketball (B.S.P.E. '77, B.Ed. '78)

Roger Ganes graduated from Mount Royal Collegiate in Saskatoon and entered the University of Saskatchewan in 1973. While a student on campus he played with the Huskie basketball team for five years.

Roger holds the distinction of never having missed a game in his five-year career. An extremely durable and competitive athlete, Roger was a perennial Canada West University All-Star and consistently led the league in rebounding. Roger is the Huskies' all-time leading scorer.

The year after he ended his career, the University established an annual basketball tournament in recognition of Roger's contribution to Huskie basketball. The "Iron Man Classic" is in its eighth year of operation.

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Clarence Garvie

Clarence Garvie

Clarence was a teacher, administrator and coach in Saskatoon for over 30 years. He was also a very good athlete and at the University of Saskatchewan was a member of eight varsity teams which earned him a major athletic award. Much of his energy was devoted to the Saskatchewan High Schools Athletic Association. He was its president in 1952-53 and in 1960 received its award of merit.

He has been associated with the Hilltop Track club which later became the Saskatoon Track club. He served as president of the Hilltop Football club and was chairman of the wrestling committee for the 1971 Canada Winter Games. He gave freely of his time for the Knights of Columbus Indoor Games by producing the printed programs. As a nationally rated track and field official, he officiated at the pole vault event at the 1976 Montreal Olympics.

Clarence was named Kinsmen Sportsman of the Year in 1978, elected to the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame in 1980 and inducted into the Saskatoon Sports Hall of Fame in 1986.

Text courtesy of Ned Powers.

Date: 1934

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Gordon Garvie

Wrestling, Football (B.Ed. '69, B.A.(P.E.) '70, M.Sc '70)

Gord Garvie graduated from Nutana Collegiate and entered the University of Saskatchewan in the fall of 1964.

During his five years as a Huskie wrestler, he captured four WCIAA titles and three National CIAU championships. While a student at the University he was selected to Canada's Olympic Wrestling team that competed at Mexico City in 1968. He was also a member of the National Wrestling Team that toured extensively internationally. When he retired from active competition, he became National Wrestling coach and coached the 1976 Olympic team.

He was a four year member of the Huskie football team and was selected to the Western All-Star team on three occasions. His football career was highlighted in 1967 when he captured the Western scoring championship and was selected the league's Most Valuable Player.

For four consecutive years (1967-1970), Gord Garvie was awarded the E. Kent Phillips trophy as the University's Outstanding Male Athlete.

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Gord has had an outstanding career as an athlete and as a coach. His football career started in high school for the Nutana Collegiate Blues from 1959 to 1961. He moved up to the Junior Hilltops and played with them from 1962 to 1965. He performed for the University of Saskatchewan Huskies from 1966 to 1969. During his career, he earned seven all-star ratings, was selected as the league's most valuable player and in 1969, was nominated for the Hec Creighton Trophy. For four consecutive years he was named athlete of the year for the Huskies.

In wrestling, for the U.of S. Huskies he won four conference championships, three Canadian inter-collegiate titles and was amateur champion in 1969. He represented Canada at the 1968 Mexico Olympics and the 1969 World championships. Gord's coaching career began in 1970 at Lakehead University. From 1973 to 1976, he coached Canada's wrestling teams in the World Cup, Commonwealth Games, world championships and the 1976 Montreal Olympics. He returned to Saskatoon in 1980 and was named U of S coach of the year in 1985 and 1986.

In 1986, he was inducted first into the Saskatoon Sports Hall of Fame and then into the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame.

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Date: [between 1969 and 1970]

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George Genereux

Dr. George Genereux, one of Saskatchewan's best trap-shooters, was still a teenager when he captured Canada's only gold medal at the 1952 Summer Olympic Games in Helsinki. (Canada also won one medal in hockey at the 1952 Winter Olympics).

Later in 1952 George, just nineteen, became the first Canadian ever to win a major trap shooting competition at the Grand American shoot in Vandalia, Ohio. In that competition he finished in a first place tie with a score of 199 out of a possible 200. In a special shoot-off, George scored 24 out of a possible 25 to win the event. Because of his Olympic triumph in 1952, George was selected Canada's male athlete of the year.

He was inducted into the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame in 1966 and in 1986 was selected for induction into the Saskatoon Sports Hall of Fame.

Text courtesy of Ned Powers.


As a youth, George Genereux was practically a phenomenon in the shooting world. In fact, it was difficult to believe that any nineteen year old could be so uncannily accurate with a shot gun. The 6'3" native of Saskatoon won Canada's only gold medal at the 1962 Olympics at Helsinki, Finland. He became the first Canadian in history to win a major competition at the Grand American shoot in Ohio. He was among three shooters who broke 199 clay pigeons out of a possible 200. In the shoot-off he finished second with a score of 24 out of 25.

At time of installation citation read October 31, 1966.

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George Genereux remains one of the most intriguing and inspirational stories in Saskatchewan sports. A virtual unknown, Genereux burst on to the trapshooting scene winning a gold medal at the 1952 Olympics in Helsinki. Most remarkably, Genereux was still a high school student at Nutana when he won the gold, as he only 17 years old at the time.

What makes his story even more exceptional is that Genereux was diagnosed at the age of the age of 16 as having Rheumatoid Arthritis. Although Genereux heroically overcame this debilitating injury for the Olympics, it cut short his sporting career at the tender age of 20.

Leaving his sport, Genereux found success field of medicine graduating from McGill Medical School and establishing a career in medical research and radiology.

Genereux died in 1989 at the age of 54, but will always be remembered for his tremendous success in sport and life.

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Date: 1953.

Photographer: Hillyard, Leonard A.

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Ron and Ed George - The Shooting Georges

W. E. (ED) GEORGE AND R. E. (RON) GEORGE

"THE SHOOTING GEORGES"

Ed George is an internationally renowned target rifle shooter, coach, and disciple of shooting and sportsmanship. He was responsible for encouraging many new shooters into the sport. One such shooter was his son, Ron, who competed against him and shot with him as a father and son team.

In the period from 1951 to 1971, the Georges dominated the rifle shooting sport in Saskatchewan, winning the Provincial Championships on many occasions. Both Georges have a St. George's Cross for shooting in the top 25 in the British Commonwealth. Together they have won over 200 first prizes including 15 Provincial Championships, and 15 Governor General's Silver Medals. They were both members of the first Canadian team to win all of the coveted international team prizes at the 1969 Bisley matches, where shooters from the Commonwealth countries compete as teams and individuals. They have represented Canada on 18 national teams, and Saskatchewan on 20 provincial teams in the years that both lived in the province.

Ed has represented Canada on 4 other teams to Bisley and he qualified to go twice more. In 1958 he dominated the Canadian championships by winning the Bisley; Grand, Wednesday, and Thursday Aggregates, and the City of Ottawa Match. Ron has a Queen's Gold Badge for placing 1Oth in the coveted Queen's Prize - the top shooting events in the commonwealth. Ed is an Honorary Life Member of the Saskatchewan and Manitoba Provincial Rifle Associations, and Fish and Game Associations. He was secretary of S.P.R.A. from 1957 to 1964, and Ron was president from 1964 to 1971. The have both served on numerous local shooting club executives in Regina and Saskatoon.

Installed in the Hall of Fame on March 24, 1979.

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Frank Germann

Born in Qu'Appelle, September 27th, 1922, sport began for Frank when he entered Notre Dame college at age 13. As a student, he played and coached baseball, football and hockey. 51 years later he is still involved with sport, coaching, and with Notre Dame.

The war years saw Frank a member of the first Canadian parachute Battalion; he left Saskatchewan for three years to serve his country. He returned as a teacher, a coach and athletic director.

In the fifties Germann left Wilcox a second time for Nova Scotia, obtaining his masters degree in English at St. Francis Xavier University. While there he introduced football to a college that had 100 years of rugby background. Returning home, he returned to his two great loves, coaching and Notre Dame college.

Germann succeeded Pere Murray on the S.A.H.A., he established the referee division, and became referee-in-chief for five years. Serving as S.A.H.A. President 1964-67, he was instrumental in the development of the coaches division and subsequent training programs.

Germann has received life membership in the S.A.H.A. as well as the C.A.H.A. "meritorious award" in 1978. He was a founding member of the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame, and has served his home province well.

Congratulations! Frank Germann.

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Robert Gibbons

Robert Gibbons

Football, Wrestling (B.S.A. '79)

Bob came to the University of Saskatchewan from Balcarres in 1972 and immediately became involved in two varsity sports which seemed suitable to his size and stature. In football he played on the line from 1972 through 1976 and twice won all-star honors within the Western Intercollegiate Athletic Association.

During the winter Bob took part in wrestling capturing Western Canadian titles before winning the gold medal at heavyweight in 1977 CIAU competition. He had other experiences with Team Canada Wrestling at both the 1976 and 1977 World Cup before blooming as an international athlete. At the 1978 British Commonwealth Games held in Edmonton, Alberta, Bob went undefeated to capture the British Commonwealth super-heavyweight title.

Other significant awards presented to Bob were in 1977 when he was named athlete of the year at the University of Saskatchewan, and in 1978 when he was named the most outstanding wrestler at the Canadian Open Championships when he won national titles in both Greco-Roman as well as freestyle wrestling.

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Jim Girgulis

Born in Kastron Greece, Jim came to Saskatchewan in 1910. He took up trap shooting soon after his arrival. Jim Girgulis was active as a participant, administrator and coach. As secretary he was instrumental in the development of the Saskatoon Gun Club. He is a life member of the Saskatoon Gun Club, The Edmonton Gun Club and the Amateur Trap Shooting Association. Jim maintains that his greatest achievement was coaching George Genereux to a gold medal in the 1952 Olympic Games at Helsinki.

As a participant, Jim Girgulis has an impressive record of personal successes. He was a member of the 1939 and 1941 Saskatoon team that won the Canadian Team Championship. Throughout his competitive career, he has won every major trap shooting event in Western Canada.

Installed in the Hall of Fame on March 22, 1975.

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Valerie Girsberger

Basketball and Field Hockey (B.Sc. '69, B.A.(P.E.) '72, M.Sc. '72)

Valerie Girsberger graduated from Sheldon-Williams Collegiate in Regina and entered the University of Saskatchewan in the fall of 1966. While at the University of Saskatchewan, she was a member of the Huskiette basketball team for five years and a member of the Huskiette field hockey team for four years.

During her tenure as a member of the basketball team, she led the team to an overall team record of 96 wins and 15 losses, including a WCIAA championship in 1970-71. She was an excellent outside shooter and still is in the top ten of several categories of team records. She was selected to several all-star teams and, while a student at the University of Saskatchewan, she was a member of Saskatchewan teams at the 1967 and 1971 Canada Winter Games.

She was an outstanding field hockey player, leading the first University of Saskatchewan team in 1967 to the WCIAA championship. She was a member of Saskatchewan teams at the 1969 Canada Summer Games and at three C.W.F.H.A. Championships.

While a student at the University, she was a member of the Women's Athletic Board for three years and served as President in 1971-72.

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Date: between 1969 and 1972 ?

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Anton Glasser

Anton (Red) Glasser - competitor and administrator is a credit to the Ten Pin Bowling Federation.

A bowler for 30 years, Red has won many singles and doubles events. He won the Canadian Singles Championship in 1962 and with his partner, Joe Most, won the Canadian Doubles Title in 1964. At this time he was voted the most outstanding individual in the Tournament.

Red represented Canada in three international events - The American Bowling Congress Masters at Des Moines in 1962; the World's Invitational at Chicago in 1963; and the World F.I.Q. Tournament in Milwaukee in 1971. One of Red's outstanding achievements during his career was the bowling of a perfect game.

Red Glasser has made several contributions to Bowling over the years, as an instructor and as vice president of the Regina Men's Ten Pin Association.

Installed in the Hall of Fame on April 1, 1978.

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Stanley Glover

Stan is one of the few men in Saskatoon to go to the Olympic Games as a member of the track and field team. He helped Canada gain a bronze medal in the 4 by 400 metre relay at the Amsterdam Games in 1928. Stan also competed in the 1st ever British Empire Games in 1930, helping Canada gain a silver medal in the mile relay.

His specialty was the 440 yard, an event that won him acclaim in high school, the Saskatchewan Open, the Western Universities meet and the Canadian Senior championships. Stan was also an excellent rifleman, leading the Nutana Rifle Marksmen team to victory at the Dominion championships in 1924. Stan's curling prowess should also be noted. Skipping his rink from the Nutana, his foursome won the Saskatchewan title in 1943 but because of the war no Brier was held.

Stan Glover died suddenly of a heart attack in 1964. His memory , however, will live on with his induction into the Saskatoon Hall of Fame in 1989.

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Henrietta MacKay Goplen

Henrietta Goplen

Henrietta has been a supporter of speed-skating for almost 50 years. She began skating in 1942 taking part in the girls under 12 event. From 1943 to 1948 she was city champion in her various age groups. She held indoor and outdoor titles in both Saskatchewan and Alberta. At her first Canadian meet in Sudbury in 1947 she was 2nd overall with a silver in the 440 yards and a bronze in the 220. When Henrietta entered University, she changed her sports to basketball and volleyball.

In 1955 she returned to speed skating and won city, provincial and Western Regional championships. Her final competition was in 1981 when she won the Senior Ladies championship. While she was skating, she began her administrative duties as secretary of the Lions speed - skating club in 1969. She has undertaken a variety of jobs including that of club historian.

In 1974, Henrietta began working for the provincial association and has assisted with the Canada Games, the Saskatchewan Winter Games, the Canadian Speed-Skating Association and Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame. She owns membership in the University Sports Wall of Fame and was inducted into the Saskatoon Hall of Fame in 1988.

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Tom Gosse

Basketball (B.Comm. '70, M.B.A. '72)

Tom Gosse graduated from Campbell Collegiate in Regina and entered the University of Saskatchewan in 1966. During his years on campus, he competed on the Huskie basketball team for five years.

Tom was an outstanding forward on the basketball team. He was selected to the Western Canadian Intercollegiate Athletic Association All-Star three of the five years that he played. He led the WCIAA in scoring in 1968-69 averaging 19 points per game. He served as co-captain of the team for two years and consistently led or finished near the top in team scoring. In 1968-69, he was selected as the team's Most Valuable Player.

Tom Gosse finished his career by having scored a total of 1,534 points.

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Joanne Goulet

Joanne Goulet started playing golf at the age of 14. She entered and won her first provincial tournament in 1949, and at 16 years of age was the youngest golfer in the Canadian Championships.

Since 1952, Joanne has won 17 City Championships and has captured the provincial title 6 times.

In 1964 she was a member of the Women's Amateur Golf Team competing in the inaugural world championship where Canada finished fourth in a field of 26 countries.

She also participated in the British Open in 1964, and won the Commonwealth Trophy as a semi-finalist She holds course records for the Regina Golf Club, the Wascana Golf and Country Club, and the Riverside Golf Club in Saskatoon.

Joanne Goulet has served her sport as Junior Golf Chairman, and in a number of executive positions at the Regina Golf Club.

Installed in the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame on March 22, 1980.

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Martha Grant

Martha was born in Saskatoon on October 22nd, 1954, and rose to the top of the sport of swimming. It all started in 1963 as a nine year old with the Saskatoon Optimist Swim Club, under the watchful eye of head coach Harry Bailey. She developed into a top notch swimmer, and by 1970 held 43 Saskatoon records. In 1970-71 as a member of the North Vancouver Swim Club she held the Canadian senior girls 100 metre backstroke record. In the 200 yards and the 200 metre individual medleys she held Canadian records for her age group.

In 1971-72 Martha joined the Canadian Dolphins Swim Club of Vancouver, coached by Derek Snelling. At the 1972 Olympic trials she won silver medals in the 200 metre individual medley and the 800 metre free style relay. This earned her a trip to the Munich Olympics where she placed 18th in the 200 metre I.M. That same year she went to Warsaw for a special meet and won the 200 metre backstroke and the 200 metre I. M. Following the Warsaw meet she retired from competition.

Martha was inducted into the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame in 1981 and the Saskatoon Hall in 1990.

Text courtesy of Ned Powers.


Born on October 22nd, 1954 in Saskatoon, Martha (Nelson) Grant competed at the highest levels of international swimming.

She represented Canada at the Canadian-American meet in 1966, and by 1970 she held 43 provincial records and Canadian records in her age group for the 200 yards and 200 metres individual medleys.

In 1970-71 she was a member of the North Vancouver Swim Club. During this period she set a Canadian Senior girls record for 100 metres backstroke.

Between 1971 and 1972 Martha achieved her greatest accomplishments as a competitive swimmer. She was a member of the Canadian Dolphins Swim Club in Vancouver, and won silver medals in the 200 metres individual medley 800 metres free relay at the Olympic trials.

Martha represented Canada at the 1972 Olympic Games in Munich and placed 18th in the 200 metres individual medley. She was selected for a six-member Canadian team to compete in Warsaw, placing first in the 200 metres backstroke and 200 metres individual medley.

Martha retired from competitive swimming in 1972 following the Warsaw meet.

Installed in the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame, March 21,1981.

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Greg Grassick

Greg Grassick

Greg Grassick was born in Regina in 1900. While he was a noted player of baseball, lacrosse and curling, he is primarily recognized for his ability as a football player, and for his many years of service to the game.

As a student he played football at McGill University under coach Frank "Shag" Shaughnessey. Following his McGill years he became an outstanding halfback and coach with the Regina Roughriders, playing from 1927 until 1932. During this time the team went undefeated in Western Canada, and made five appearances at the Grey Cup, although they never won the coveted trophy.

Greg Grassick is credited with being instrumental in the introduction of the forward pass to Canadian football. This innovation was used in 1929 in the Grey Cup Game, with Regina playing Hamilton. When it was first used a forward pass could be made only between the 25 yard lines.

Under Shaughnessey at McGill he had experienced the use of the 'Huddle' in calling plays. He introduced this system in the west, first as coach of the Regina Dales in 1933, and then as coach of the Roughriders in 1934.

His participation also included three years as travel and accommodations manager for the Saskatchewan Roughriders between 1948 and 1950.

Installed in the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame June 5, 1982.

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Date: c1930

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Orvald Gratias

Orvald Gratias

Basketball, Football, Track and Field (B.Sc. '28, M.Sc. '30)

Orvald Gratias came to the University of Saskatchewan from Kinistino in 1925. During his five years on campus, he competed in track and field, basketball and football.

As a track and field athlete he excelled in the hammer throw and discus. He captured a number of firsts at intervarsity meets. He was elected captain of the 1930 team.

He excelled on both the basketball and football teams for four years. In 1928 the Sheaf named him as Saskatchewan's most versatile athlete. In 1930 he won a Major Athletic Award having competed on ten Varsity teams.

In 1937 the legendary Joe Griffiths described Orvald Gratias as one of the greatest all-round athletes to ever wear the green and white.

As well as competing on three teams, Orvald served as President of the University Athletic Directorate. An outstanding scholar, he went on to become a Rhodes Scholar at Oxford University.

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Lorne Gray

Hockey, Soccer (B.E. '35, M.Sc. '38, L.L.D. '61)

Lorne Gray came to Saskatoon from Winnipeg in 1929 and to the University of Saskatchewan, via City Park Collegiate, where he was very active in sports. During his six years on campus, he competed in hockey and soccer. He also served as manager of the football team for one year.

An outstanding junior hockey player, he starred with the Saskatoon Wesley's prior to joining the Huskies. As a member of the Huskies, he was a leading scorer on the team. He was elected captain of the team for the 1934-35 season.

He was a member of the Huskie soccer team for five years.

For his athletic achievements, he received a Major Athletic Award.

As well as competing in two intervarsity sports, Lorne served on both the Men's Athletic Directorate and the Men's Athletic Board.

The University of Saskatchewan awarded him an Honorary Doctorate of Laws Degree in 1961.

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