1997 Douglas Ross

Douglas Dougie Ross
Veteran -  1997

Douglas "Dougie" Ross   of Camarello, California, as described by Hall of Famer Jack Byford (inducted 1975) was "An exceptional playmaker and a terrific team leader"

Doug was the captain or coach of every team of which he played.

His career was cut short by World War II, but he still managed 120 games between 1938 and 1947 with Richmond, Wallaces, Navy, and as a Mann Cup pickup player with New Westminster Salmonbellies. He participated in three Mann Cup series, emerging victorious in 1943 and twice being the runner-up for the Mike Kelley Award, MVP of the Mann Cup.