Throwback Thursday #tbt

A 1974 Philadelphia Wings Program

Throwback Thursday #tbt

This week’s Throwback Thursday player is Doug Favell

Thank you to the Ontario Lacrosse Hall of Fame for the statistics…

– ONTARIO ALLSTAR AND LEADING SCORER IN JR. A FROM 1963 TO 1966.

– SCORED FASTEST 3 GOALS IN MINTO CUP HISTORY IN 11 SECONDS WITH THE OSHAWA GREEN GAELS IN 1964.

– ONLY ATHLETE TO WIN THE MINTO CUP WITH OSHAWA GREEN GAELS, AND THE MEMORIAL CUP WITH THE NIAGARA FALLS FLYERS JR. A HOCKEY CLUB IN THE SAME YEAR, 1964.

– Favell also played lacrosse professionally for the Detroit Olympics of the National Lacrosse Association in 1968 and the Philadelphia Wings of the National Lacrosse League in 1974.

OLYMPICS, ST. CATHARINES GOLDEN HAWKS AND PHILADELPHIA WINGS BETWEEN 1968 AND 1975 BEFORE HE WAS FORCED TO QUIT BY TORONTO MAPLE LEAFS HOCKEY CLUB.

– VOTED ST. CATHARINES PLAYER OF THE DECADE FOR THE 60’S AND WAS INDUCTED INTO BOTH THE ST. CATHARINES AND OSHAWA’S SPORTS HALL OF FAMES.

INDUCTED INTO THE ONTARIO LACROSSE HALL OF FAME IN 2005.

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