Hank was a power-hitting third basemen who played mostly for St. Boniface and Carman. He was known for his discerning eye at the plate and was always found among league leaders in home runs, RBI’s and batting average. Hank played two seasons in Australia, playing against teams from Korea, Japan and Canada’s national teams in exhibition matches. He coached at a variety of levels and has become an established umpire. He has previously been inducted into the Manitoba Sports Hall of Fame as a member of the St. Andrews Super Saints and Nicolett Inn senior basketball teams. Hank was one of the most colourful characters to play baseball in Manitoba, the sport he truly loves.
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