Sports Wall of Fame

Daw's Sheet Metal 1961 Provincial Champions ...Team

Daw's Sheet Metal 1961 Provincial Champions ...Team
Daw's Sheet Metal 1961 Provincial Champions ...…softball team

The 1961 Daw's Sheet Metal played their League games in a very competitive G.N.S.A. League with games being played at Oakes Park in the corner diamond and drew a large number of fans. The league consisted of some of the finest softball pitchers in Ontario and New York State. Some of the fine athletes include: Hank Sokolowski, Bill Glashon, Dick Duggon, George Wenz, Chuck Stogner, Roy Foster, Lefty Leveen and Joe Wellman.

The Daw's team went through the provincial playoffs undefeated beating out teams from Hamilton, Oshawa, Stratford and Sault St. Marie in a Home and Home Series. The 1961 Daw's Champions were a very talented team, with everyone contributing to its success. 
 

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Title 14th annual Sports Wall of Fame Induction Ceremony - Daw's Sheet Metal Softball Team 1961 Provincial Champions Team, Intermediate A All-Ontario Champs
Creator  Simon, Pat
Description  Team members included Dave McIntosh, Chick Dalcin, Ernie Richards, Bobby Desson, Bill (Jigger) Jenkins Bobby Mancuso, Earl Southon, Carm Daw sponsor, Hank Sokolowski, Doug Beaupit, Phil Mazzone, Anthony (Horn) Mancuso, Alex Rankin, Frank Antonio, George Black Coach ;
Date  January 19, 2003.
 
 
View an image of team sponsor Carm Daw  View an image of team sponsor Carm Daw
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Title Niagara Falls Sports Wall of Fame - Carman Daw Builder era 1951 - 1970
Notes  Image may not be reproduced without the written consent of the City of Niagara Falls, Parks, Recreation and Culture Department ; induction January 1995 ;
Date  1995.
 
 
 
 

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Team Member  Antonio, Frank 
Team Member  Beaupit, Doug 
Team Member  Dalcin, Chick 
Team Member  Desson, Bobby 
Team Member  Jenkins, Bill (Jigger) 
Team Member  Mancuso, Anthony (Horn) 
Team Member  Mancuso, Bobby 
Team Member  Mazzone, Phil 
Team Member  McIntosh, Dave 
Team Member  Rankin, Alex 
Team Member  Richards, Ernie 
Team Member  Sokolowski, Hank 
Team Member  Southon, Earl 
Team Coach  Black, George 
Team Sponsor  Daw, Carm 
 
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