The Brantford Sports Council is pleased to announce the FINALISTS for the 2023 Sports Awards

The Sports Awards will be presented at the 18th annual Sports Awards and Recognition Celebration on Saturday, April 6 at the Laurier Research and Academic Centre West, 150 Dalhousie St. from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.

FINALISTS in each category are as follows:

Kevin Finney Memorial Award – Sportsmanship and Dedication

Katie Halsey, Basketball

Kyla Misiuda, Hockey

Mason Steedman, Swimming

Olivia Schuyler, Hockey

Phyllis Gretzky Memorial Award – Female Youth Leadership

Evelyn Lawson, Football

Halayna Montrichard, Swimming

Lauren Cohoon, Multi Sports

Frank Bricker Memorial Award – Male Youth Leadership

Carter Scheffel, Swimming

Jackson Smiley, Multi Sports

Lynken Derkach, Multi Sports

Nolan Halsey, Basketball

Dave Levac Award – The Award of Excellence for Sports Officiating

Dennis Brayshaw, Hockey

Dent McIntyre, Softball

Gordon Harris (Sonny) Boyd, Hockey

John Macklin Memorial Award – Coach of the Year

Ashley Sherman, Cheerleading

Marqus Daniel, Track & Field

Peter Lovett, Multi Sport

George Churchill Memorial Award – Sports Volunteer of the Year

Rajesh Prasad, Cricket

Tina Hedley, Volleyball

Trevor Torelli, Hockey

Jack Calbeck Memorial Award – Lifetime Sports Sponsorship

Bellwether Investment Management, David Owen

Tim Hortons, Bernie & Keri Korfmann

West Brant Window World, Mike Mears

George Jones Memorial Award – Lifetime Sports Volunteerism

Jack Blasdell, Boxing

John Harker, Hockey

Ross Enslev, Multi Sports

Tracie MacPhee, Goalball

Jimmy Wilkes Memorial Award – Team of the Year

Assumption College Sr. Football

Brantford 99ers U14 AAA Hockey

Brantford Bobcats U15 Tier 2 Fastpitch

Community Ambassador Award
Doug Hunt, Stilt Walker Guinness World Record

The Frank Tomlin Memorial Award, Sportsperson of the Year will also be presented.

This year a NEW Bursary of $1,000 for a Male and Female athlete is being presented by Domino’s.

Rogers TV will be onsite again this year to film the awards ceremonies.

Come out and be part of the “VOICE FOR SPORTS” and celebrate the achievements of our athletes, teams, officials, volunteers and community partners who continue to make a difference in our community.

  • 10:00 am Doors open
  • 11:00 am Sports Awards Program begins

$25.00 per person

There is Limited seating so purchase your ticket today……click below.