Former baseball player honoured to be inducted

From left to right: Mark Heese, Sandy Maskiw, Heather Ruby, and John Child at the opening ceremonies of the 2000 Olympics. Heese and Child were beach volleyball players on Team Canada. Ruby, who played softball in the province for 20 years, is among this year’s inductees into the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame.


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