Lethbridge College Kodiaks Hall of Fame Class of 2019 announced
(l to r) - Mary Wall, Lori Pierson (Hart), George Gemer (on behalf of his late wife, Carole, member of the '62-'63 women's basketball team), Shirley Peterson (member of the '62-'63 women's basketball team), Diane Wocknitz (member of the '62-'63 women's basketball team), Dr. Gary Bowie (head coach of both inducted basketball teams) Photo courtesy of Lethbridge College.
Two athletes, two builders, and two teams are set to be inducted into the Lethbridge College Kodiaks Hall of Fame this weekend.
Former instructor and coach, Mary Wall, and long-time supporters Flora and the late Val Matteotti are the inaugural inductees in the builder category.
Going into the hall in the team category are the 1962-63 women’s basketball team and 1966-67 men’s basketball team – both coached by Dr. Gary Bowie.
Athletes entering the hall this year are Lori Hart who starred for the Kodiaks women’s volleyball team in the early ’80’s and Carlos Maffia, a men’s basketball star and Kodiaks coach.