EIBF Bill Chmiliar Award of Merit


is presented annually, this award recognizes persons whose conduct, education and activities have made a significantly lasting contribution to the development and betterment of amateur baseball in Alberta.

2019 - Jason Murphy (Alberta West Central Baseball Association)  
2017 - Harold Northcott (Rocky Mountain House)  2016 - Jim Church (Bonnyville)
2015 - John Bresler (St. Albert) 2014 - Wayne Duke (Stony Plain)
2013 - Rick Kampjes (Edmonton) 2012 - N/A
2011 - N/A 2010 - Lionel Stenberg (Edmonton)
2009 - N/A 2008 - N/A
2007 - Don Bailey (Tomahawk) 2006 - Chuck Keller (Westlock)
2005 - Don Benson (Edmonton) 2004 - Hugh Allen (Bon Accord)
2003 - Ross Speers (Sherwood Park) 2002 - Gary Macyk (Waskatenau)
2001 - Patrick Duffy (Grande Prairie) 2000 - Murray Steeves (Innisfail)
1999 - Verlyn Olson (Armena) 1998 - Don "Doc" Cody (Calgary)
1997 - Norm Heemercyk (Wetaskiwin) 1996 - Rex Schneider (Taber)
1995 - Les Long (Calgary) 1994 - Margaret Chalifoux (St. Albert)
1993 - Paul Riopel (St. Albert) 1992 - Orest Babiuk (Edmonton)
1991 - Wally Footz (Edmonton) 1990 - Dr. Gerald Beckie (Taber)
1989 - George Stoll (Wabasca-Demerais) 1988 - Elmer Schiekle (Provost)
1987 - Nick Bochanesky (Edmonton) 1986 - Murray Service (Calgary)
1985 - Joe Goshko (Vegreville) 1984 - Rollie Ulmer (Edmonton)
1983 - Robert White (Edmonton) 1982 - Allan Wilson (Edmonton)
1981 - Gordon Bligh (Leduc/Edmonton) 1980 - Vic Mah (Edmonton)
1979 - Harold Knight (Irricana) 1978 - Joe Lebeuf (Wanham)
1977 - Paul Hargus (Warburg) 1976 - Doris Taylor (Pincher Creek)
1975 - Larry Smith (Lethbridge) 1974 - George Behm (Edmonton)
1969 to 1973 - N/A 1968 - Dave Plotsky (Sherwood Park)
1967 - Ron hayter (Edmonton) 1966 - Harvey Doherty (Westlock)

Note: The award was inactive between 1968 and 1974

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