MK Sports Awards Banquet and Inaugural Mi’kmaq Sport Hall of Fame Induction

On Saturday November 5, 2016, the inaugural Nova Scotia Mi’kmaw Sport Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony was held at the Hampton Inn in Millbrook NS.


The event was held as part of the Annual Sports Awards Banquet, where male and female athlete and coach of the year are recognized for their efforts and achievements.


This year the induction included eight members - four athletes and four builders. 


This year’s inductees and award winners are as follows:


Russell Marshall

Wallace Bernard

Joe B Marshall

Peter Julian



Sara-Lynn Knockwood

Seymour Doucette

Jim Maloney

Hank Peters


Male Athlete of the year

Leon Denny Jr.


Female Athlete of the year

Selena Denny


Male Coach of the year

Levi Denny Sr.


Female Coach of the year

Angie Gillis