2017 Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame - INDUCTION DINNER

The 2017 Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame Induction Dinner took place in North Battleford, SK on July 22nd. Ice level of the Civic Centre was the setting for the event which witnessed 9 new inductees hear their names called for inclusion into the SHHOF. Darren Dreger of TSN was the nights master of ceremonies and was a class act throughout the program.

The Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame is pleased to announce this year’s list of Hall of Fame inductees. The 2017 inductees are:

  • Players: Edward 'Eddie' Litzenberger*, Bob Bourne, Fiona Smith-Bell
  • Builders: Graham Tuer, Stan Dunn*
  • Official: Ken Wheler
  • Grassroots: Northwest Hockey Development Association
  • Teams: 1983-84 Wilkie Outlaws, 2000-01 Lloydminster Border Kings
    (*Denotes inductee is deceased)

The Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame would like to extend a thank you to all that were involved in the planning and execution of such a fantastic event. Special thank you to the Battlefords North Stars hockey club for hosting, Sasktel for being the presenting sponsor, Access Communication for broadcasting the event, and to all of the sponsors which helped make the night extra special!

To view pictures of the event, please visit our photo gallery at the top of this page.

For the inductee video please CLICK HERE.         

           

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Edward Litzenberger

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Edward ‘Eddie’ Litzenberger (Neudorf) - Eddie Litzenberger is being inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame in the Player category. Litzenberger was born in Neudorf and played his minor hockey in Weyburn.  He became an outstanding player with the Regina Pats from 1949 to 1952 scoring 332 points in 197 games.  He served as captain of the Pats in 1950-51 and 1951-52 and made the Western Junior League All-Star team in the same years. He was on the Pats teams that vied unsuccessfully for the Memorial Cup in the 1949-50 and 19...

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