Ron was an excellent player and coach. he was a very good catcher, outfielder, and manager with a strong arm, good speed, and was a solid hitter averaging .350 every year. Ron was the playing manager of the Fort Whyte tournament team form 1954-61, Charleswood Juveniles (1951), Norwood Juniors (1952), Fort Whyte tournament team 1954-61, Charleswood Juveniles (1951), Norwood Juniors (1952), Fort Whyte (1953), Elmwood junior (1954)MVP and batting champion (.400), Transcona (1955) senior league all star, Elmwood (1956), C.U.A.C. (1957), St. Boniface Native Sons (1958)league champions, Precious Blood (1959), Port Arthur Red Sox (1962-65) Lakehead Senior League MVP (1964), League Champions (1965), South End Sioux (1967-68). Ron was an outstanding leader with the Oak Bluff Rec. Centre building arena and four baseball diamonds plus coaching hockey and baseball teams when not operating the family Centennial Farm.