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    Jim Wright


    Inductee Information

    Name

    Jim Wright










    Inducted

    1991

    Induction Category

    Athletes

    University

    University of Manitoba

    Team

    1955-1957 Bisons


    Biography


    A graduate of Norwood Collegiate, Jim played in the Junior League for two years. In his first year, he was Rookie of the Year, League All-Star, League Scoring Champion, and the League's Most Valuable
    Player. The following year, he repeated as League All-Star and MVP.

    The next year, Jim joined the U of M "Bisons". During his three years as a Bison, Jim was a league All-Star each year and instrumental in the "Bisons" winning three Western Canadian Inter-Collegiate Athletic Union (WCIAU) Championships in 1955, '56, and '57. At that time, there was no national university championship.
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