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    Dave Mills


    Inductee Information
    Name Dave Mills








    Inducted 1985
    Induction Category Athletes
    University University of Manitoba
    TeamSt. Andrews Super Saints

    Biography



    A graduate of River Heights Jr. High and Kelvin High School, Dave played his university basketball at the University of Manitoba. He began with the Jr. Bisons in 1959-60 where he was team captain, won the league scoring title, was voted an All-Star and league MVP. He continued his career with the Varsity Bisons and was a two-time Pat Gorman Memorial Trophy winner as the team most valuable player in 1963 and 1964. Upon graduation, Dave began a 14 year career with St. Andrews in the Senior "A" League. In addition, in 1967, he had the opportunity to play against the United Sates Pan American Games team in Winnipeg where he faced some players who went on to great NBA careers. Throughout his career "The Beast" was a prolific scorer. In each of his 14 years with St. Andrews, he represented Manitoba at the Canadian Championships. St. Andrews Super Saints were finalists seven times and Canadian Senior Men's National Champions in 1972, 1975 and 1976. Dave was also a member of the Super Saints teams that represented Canada and toured Cuba in 1972 and France and Brazil in 1978. 
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