Monday, July 28, 2008
The Soccer Hall of Fame and Museum (Ontario)
The Soccer Hall of Fame & Museum was established at the Soccer Centre in Vaughan, Ontario in 1999 and is dedicated to preserving and researching Canada's soccer history. The first Induction Banquet took place in 2000. At this time there are a total of 106 Players and Builders, 6 Teams of Distinction and two Pioneers in the Hall of Fame
Also,inside the Soccer Center is the home of the Ontario Soccer Association
The higest honor one can obtain in Canadian Soccer
NL's Gus Etchegary is the only NL'er in the Hall of Fame
The Soccer Hall of Fame and Museum - Plaque
The National Challenge Cup Trophy is in the Hall of Fame
106 HOF Plaques
Every individual in the Hall of Fame has his name on a plaque with a short bio
Mike Howlett's, former team, the Calagary Callies were honored in 2007 by the CSA as a, "Team of Distinction"
Five former Toronto Maple Leafs, shown in photo, played in the Robbie Tournament - Name them?
Here are their names engraved on the photo
There are 3 indoor pitches in the soccer center
Posted by Gord Dunphy at 8:27 PM