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Hall of Fame

Margaret Davis - Athlete

Inducted November 19, 1994

A native of Fox Harbour, Placentia Bay, Marg starred in several sports including softball, field hockey, soccer, ice hockey and ball hockey.

A member of 17 St. John's League Championships and 15 Provincial Championship teams, Marg also played for 5 years with M.U.N. Varsity Field Hockey Teams and was named to the Canadian Intercollegiate Athletic Union All-Star Team in 1985.

Marg has been the recipient of numerous individual awards including M.V.P.'s. She was a member of 34 teams which represented Newfoundland and Labrador in Canadian Women's Play.

A National Batting Champion, and selected All Star on a number of occasions, Marg played for Canada's Silver Medal Team in the World Women's Softball Championships in 1978 in El Salvador.

In 1987, Marg was named the Best Female Softball Player in the province for the quarter century, (1963-1987). Chosen St. John's Female Athlete of the Year on two occasions, she is a member of the St. John's and Provincial Softball Hall of Fame.

Marg's accomplishments and examples encouraged young girls to become athletes, attracted expanded media attention and generally boosted female sports.

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