This hockey picture is from the days when St. Joseph’s High School occupied the space that is now taken up by the Beer Store in Barry’s Bay.
Desription: The above photo shows the triumphant St. Joseph’s High School hockey team of 1960-61. Seated from left to right are Mervin Yandernoll; Sylvester Yantha; Kenneth Wojick; Zigmund Mintha, the captain holding the Mac Phail Trophy; Robert Cybulskie; Michael Murray; Kenneth Trebinskie; Gerard Reynolds. Standing left to right, Joseph Cybulskie, sports director of the local Canadian Legion; Ronald Mintha; Roy Kulas; Richard Shalla; Terry Lehovitch; Anthony Yantha; Coach, Angus Beanish; Kenneth Kovalskie; Ronald Coulas; Michael Ritza; and President of Barry’s Bay Branch of Canadian Legion, Max Yaraskavitch. Absent and unable to attend when picture was taken was Leonard Sullivan, the manager.
The team was sponsored by the Barry’s Bay branch of the Royal Canadian Legion.
News clipping: submitted.
NOTE: If you are interested in having a picture and story featured in The Madawaska Valley Current, please submit the information to Bob Corrigan at firstname.lastname@example.org (marked Heritage Photos).