Category Archives: Sports

Fairview Youth Centre And The Fairview Phillies 1970

Submitted by Don Edwards Fairview Youth Centre It was a busy year for the youth of Fairview. The Fairview Legion Youth Centre was formed and through that centre the Fairview Phillies (Midget) Baseball Team was established as well. John O’Brien,

The Blue Caps Women’s Softball Team from Fairview 1930s

Submitted by Devonna Edwards A man’s world! Don’t tell that to these women of Fairview, for they were as tough and competitive as any boys’ team and they loved to play. The Blue Caps Women’s Softball Team was composed of

Fairview Aces Senior Volleyball Team

Submitted by Don Edwards In June of 2016, the Fairview Aces Senior Volleyball Team of 1954-1965 was inaugurated to the Maritime Sports Hall of Fame. They took the sport of volleyball to the highest level and maintained that consistency for

Fairview Minor Hockey Pictures

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Fairview Little League Baseball

By: Don Edwards In 1970 Little League Baseball made its debut in Fairview. The ball field (Piercey Field) was a rough, pebble infested infield without the benefit of grass. The field is still there today and another field is at

Suburban Hockey League

By: Don Edwards The longest running hockey league in North America, The Suburban Hockey league, all started on Deal’s Pond in 1927. The pond was located behind the old Henderson’s store on Dutch Village Rd. and players from all over

Fairview Wins NS Junior Hockey Championship

By: Rupe Power It was the inaugural Nova Scotia Junior “D” championship. We were playing in a Junior “C” league in Halifax. There was no Nova Scotia Junior “C” championship so they the winner of our league was put in

Best Ground Hockey Spot

By: Rupe Power We played ground hockey on many streets, at ‘The West’ when the bus garage was there, at schools, in driveways and just about anywhere we could. We all had our favorite spot to play though. I liked