2016 Inductees

Orland Kurtenbach

Player

Orland Kurtenbach (Prince Albert) – Orland Kurtenbach is being inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame as a Player. Kurtenbach was born in Cudworth, Saskatchewan but moved to Prince Albert at age 10 when he began playing organized hockey. He played in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL) with the Prince Albert Mintos while also making brief appearances with the Saskatoon Quakers of the minor professional Western Hockey League (WHL). In 1957, Kurtenbach finished the season with the Flin Flon Bombers, where he helped th...

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Terry Harper

Player

Terry Harper (Regina) – Terry Harper is being inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame in the Players Category. From a young age Harper, a defenceman, was known for his toughness. As a youngster he suffered serious third degree burns to his arms, chest, stomach and legs in a fire. The damage required seven years of skin grafting. Through it all Harper used hockey as a motivating force to get through the pain. His doctors agreed to let him play hockey, thinking that the skating would help rebuild his leg muscles. By 1957 Harper...

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Bob Turner

Player

Robert “Bob” Turner (Regina) – Bob Turner is being inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame in the Players Category. Turner, a defenceman, played three seasons with his hometown Regina Pats and two seasons with the Shawinigan Cataractes (Quebec Hockey League) before joining the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL) in 1955. He went on to earn an impressive five Stanley Cup rings as the club set a record with five consecutive championships skating alongside the likes of Maurice Richard, Jacques Plante, Doug...

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Colleen Sostorics

Player

Colleen Sostorics (Kennedy) – Colleen Sostorics is being inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame in the Players Category. Sostorics played exclusively on boys' hockey teams until the age of 17 and even captained one in 1996. She competed with Team Saskatchewan at the 1995 Canada Games and the 1997 Canadian Under-18 Championship prior to moving to Alberta to attend the University of Calgary in pursuit of a degree in economics when she also played on the school's women's hockey team. Sostorics was initially selected to represen...

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Dwight McMillan

Builder

Dwight McMillan (Weyburn) – Dwight McMillan is being inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame in the Builders Category. McMillan is the winningest coach in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL) history after coaching the Weyburn Red Wings for almost four decades. Over the course of his extensive career, McMillan was named the SJHL Coach-of-the-Year three times, won six league titles and five Saskatchewan-Manitoba championships. McMillan also led the Red Wings to National Championship titles in 1984 and 2005. In 2008 he ...

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Ron Rumball

Builder

Ron Rumball (Bladworth) – Ron Rumball is being inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame in the Builders Category. Rumball a native of Bladworth SK relocated to Weyburn in 1966 when he took a position to be Vice Principal at Haig Elementary School. Shortly after he became locked into the Weyburn Red Wings and a path of success was soon to follow. The Red Wings became a Junior 'A' program in 1969 and Rumball was on the Board of Directors. In 1972, he joined forces with Dwight McMillan (for a second time, the first was with th...

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Barry Mackenzie

Builder

Barry MacKenzie is being inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame in the Builders Category. As a player, MacKenzie spent his junior years with the Toronto St. Michaels Majors from 1960-62 and won a Memorial Cup. After a season at the University of British Columbia with the Thunderbirds, he joined the newly-founded Canadian national ice hockey team in 1963 and made an appearance at the 1964 Winter Olympics.

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Terry O'Malley

Builder

Terry O’Malley – Terry O’Malley is being inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame in the Builders Category. O’Malley spent a total of 23 years at Athol Murray College of Notre Dame, as a coach, a teacher, and also served as the President of the school from 2003-2006. As a player O’Malley played junior hockey in Toronto and one of the first Canadians who dedicated their playing career to the international game. In 1962, he joined the National and Olympic hockey university programs initiated by Father David Bauer in V...

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Jules Swick

Official

Jules Swick (Wakaw) – Jules Swick is being inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame in the Officials Category. Swick was born in Wakaw where he played minor hockey as well as in Prince Albert before settling in Saskatoon. During his playing career Swick spent time with the New York Rovers, Troy, Ohio Bruins where he was voted most valuable player, and with the Indianapolis Chiefs. Swick began his officiating career in 1957 and went on to spend 22 years in the Western Canada Junior League, some years in the Western Senior Le...

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Thomas "Tommy" E. Huston

Grassroots

Thomas (Tommy) E. Huston – Thomas (Tommy) E. Huston is being inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame in the Grassroots Category. Huston was born and raised in and around Weyburn where he came to be known as Mr. Hockey to many due to his dedication, hard work and support to the game through his involvement in the Weyburn Red Wings organization and to the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League as a whole. He was a faithful supporter of the Weyburn Red Wings since their inception in 1961. He served on the Board of Directors as Pre...

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1983-1984 Weyburn Red Wings

Team

1983-84 Weyburn Red Wings – The 1983-84 Weyburn Red Wings Hockey Club is being inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame in the Team Category. The Red Wings had an incredible championship season in 1983-84 when they captured three titles making them Provincial, Western Canadian and National Champions all in one season. They had a solid regular season where they finished in second place in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL) which also earned them a playoff berth. They went on to defeat North Battleford, Melville and...

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1956-57 Flin Flon Junior Bombers

Team

1956-57 Flin Flon Junior Bombers – The 1956-57 Flin Flon Junior Bombers Hockey Club are being inducted into the Saskatchewan Hockey Hall of Fame in the Team Category. During the first decade of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey (SJHL), the Bombers won seven league titles, however the 1956-57 squad was the first to finally capture a national title and become National Junior Memorial Cup champions. They were dominant over the course of the regular season as they finished with a 46-5-2 record. They went on to defeat Humboldt and Prince Alb...

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