5 Results for tag: Winnipeg Blue Bombers Alumni

Bombers announce 2017 Hall of Fame class

June 22nd, 2017 Rhéanne M. @Wpg_BlueBombers WINNIPEG, MB., June 22, 2017 – The Winnipeg Football Club is pleased to announce the 2017 Blue Bombers Hall of Fame inductees: Terrence Edwards, one of the all-time greatest receivers in team history, as well as former board members David Asper and Gene Dunn in the builders category for ... More

In Memory of Winnipeg Blue Bomber Alumnus John Stroppa

John Stroppa passed peacefully on May 7, 2017. John will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 63 years, Yvette (nee Fraser), his brother Ed, and his numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. John was born in 1926 in Winnipeg, Manitoba. In 1949, John joined the Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football Club as a half back. During the football season the daytime was ... More

New Head At The Helm Of The Trojans For 2017

December 6th, 2016 Story by Aaron Wilgosh - PortageOnline Photo Courtesy of PortageOlnine VIA: http://www.portageonline.com/local-sports/new-head-at-the-helm-of-the-trojans-for-2017 New Head Coach Donald Burrell with outgoing Head Coach Brent Irwin at the table for last night's Awards Banquet. A new face will be leading the PCI Trojans on ... More

Blue Bomber Walby Entertains at Sportman’s Dinner

11/11/2016, 12:15pm CST By Heather Jordan VIA: http://www.portageterriers.com/news_article/show/720796?referrer_id=1546108 Chris Walby regaling the crowd with stories of his journey in sport. It was another great night for the Terriers as they hosted their annual Sportsman’s Dinner and Auction at the Canad Inn last evening. This year’s ... More

In Memory of Winnipeg Blue Bombers Alumni Stephen Buchko

After living a full life of 91 years, Stephen Buchko peacefully passed away, surrounded by family members, on Saturday, July 16, 2016, at Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg. Stephen was born in Winnipeg on July 27, 1925. He is survived by Margaret, who after 65 years of marriage sadly said her goodbyes. Stephen and Margaret were high school sweethearts who ... More