new Brunswick Black History Society

Janiva Willis

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Inducted into the NB Sports Hall of Fame June 17, 2022

  •  A member of the Canadian Women’s Softball Team that won Silver at the 2007 Pan American Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • A gold medalist in women’s softball at the University Games in 2007
  • Attended Winthrop University in South Carolina on a softball scholarship and was South Carolina’s NCAA Woman of the year in 2005
  • Inducted into the Softball New Brunswick, Big South, Multi-Ethnic Sports, and Winthrop Hall of Fames