Robert Bernard is inducted into the Mi’kmaq Sports Hall of Fame
Robert Bernard, of We’koqma’q First Nation, was inducted into the Mi’kmaq Sports Hall of Fame last month as a player and a builder in the sport of softball.
December 8, 2021
-by Bill Dunphy
Forty-four years ago, a young boy at the Mi’kmaq Summer Games in We’koqma’q First Nation saw his first softball game.
It wasn’t so much the game at first, but the sounds of excitement on the field and in the stands that caught 10-year-old Robert Bernard’s attention.