Letters: Sports Hall of Fame issues thank yous

To the editor:
On Friday, Nov. 21, with over 340 people in attendance, including family and friends, eight individuals were inducted into the Bristol Sports Hall of Fame class of 2014. Bill Benecick, Steve Cooke, Linsie Esau , Roger Godbout, Bob McCabe, Bob Montgomery, Gary Sassu, and Ginny Ziogas Torreso were inducted.
The BSHOF is extremely grateful to the many business and individuals who supported the induction program by purchasing ads in the program booklet. Special thanks goes to Mark Cornacchio and the First Bristol Federal Credit Union for their continued support of all our events. Also, a big thank you to Tom Mazzarella for his expert assistance in producing the video portion of the event again this year and co-chairman Hank Lodge for all his work on the induction.
The induction program was taped again this year by Nutmeg TV for future broadcasts to be aired on Sunday, Dec. 7 at 4 p.m. and Wednesday, Dec. 10 and Saturday, Dec. 13 at 7 p.m. on Comcast Channel 95 and Frontier U-verse Channel 99. Information on this years’ induction as well as past inductions is available on the BSHOF web site, (bshof.org). In addition, general information about the BSHOF, links to other Bristol sports organizations as well as a procedure to nominate individuals on line is also available on the web site.
Thank you to everyone who attended this year and we look forward to next year as we welcome the class of 2015.
Bob Kalat
Bristol Sports Hall of Fame