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January 10, 2002 Hockey Hall of famer Jim Corsi to be honoured January 13



On Sunday, January 13, at 3 p.m., the Department of Recreation and Athletics will honour Jim Corsi by retiring his sweater, Number 1.

Jim is Concordia’s and its founding institutions’ only winner of the Senator Joseph A. Sullivan Trophy, named in honour of the goaltender of the 1928 Canadian Olympic gold medal hockey team. The honour is presented to the outstanding player in university hockey, and has been awarded since 1975-76. Jim was the first recipient of this award.

Over and above this, Jim is a member of the Concordia University Hall of Fame. He was inducted in 1997.

Harry Zarins, director of Recreation and Athletics, invites alumni, teammates and friends of Jim to honour him with a packed house. The ceremony will be part of pre-game events prior to a McGill - Concordia hockey game in the Concordia Arena.

For more information on this event, please call 848-3858.