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SASKATCHEWAN SPORTS HALL OF FAME 2021 INDUCTEES INCLUDES SIX WITH OLYMPIC/PARALYMPIC TIES

May 20, 2021

On Thursday, May 20, five athletes, one builder and two teams were inducted into the Saskatchewan Sports Hall of Fame. All five athletes as well as builder Shannon Miller have competed and/or medaled at the Olympic or Paralympic Games.

Canadian Sport Centre Saskatchewan congratulates the 2021 induction class, including:

IN THE ATHLETE CATEGORY:
Justin Abdou (Moose Jaw) – Wrestling – competed at the Sydney 2000 Summer Olympics.
Rod Boll (Fillmore) – Trapshooting – competed at the Atlanta 1996 Summer Olympics.
Colette Bourgonje (Porcupine Plain) – Track and Cross-Country Skiing – combined 10 medals (three silver, seven bronze) from Summer and Winter Paralympic Games while competing in 10 different Paralympic Games.
Kaylyn Kyle (Saskatoon) – Soccer – bronze medal at the London 2012 Summer Olympics.
Lyndon Rush (Humboldt) – Bobsleigh – bronze medal at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics and also competed at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics.

IN THE BUILDER CATEGORY:
Shannon Miller (Tisdale) – Hockey – silver medal at the Nagano 1998 Winter Olympics as head coach for the women’s Canadian hockey team.

IN THE TEAM CATEGORY:
2000-01 University of Regina Cougars Women’s Basketball Team
2013 Saskatchewan Roughriders Football Club

Watch the induction below.