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1934 Colored All Stars Baseball Team
1937-38 SR. Maroons
1949-50 St.Clair Maroons
1953 BR.431 Bantam Baseball All Stars
1956 BR 431 Bantam Baseball All Stars
1958-59 Rotary JUV. Hockey
1959-60 Senior Maroons
1969-71 S. Elliott Perf Racing
1973 Kinsmen Pee Wee Baseball Team
1974-75 JMSS Boys Basketball Team
1977-78 Chatham Royals Inter. "C" Hockey
1979 Huron & Erie Beverages Midgets
1983-84 & 1984-85 Maple City Jr.Ice Crystals
1985 Chatham Juvenile Baseball Team
1985-86 JMSS Girls Basketball Team
1986-87 BR28 Bantams Team
1989-90 CKSS Boys ""AA" Volleyballl Team
1992-93 JMSS Girls Basketball Team
1997 Sun-Out Diamonds Sr. Baseball Team
1998-99 JR.Maroons
Archie Stirling
Arthur Pelkey
Bill Atkinson
Bill Robinson
Bill Stobbs
Bob Weedon
Brian Wiseman
Carrie Carleton (Dillon)
Casey Maynard
Ches Dawson
Courtney Babcock
Leyte Wilson "Copper"
Dale Lahey
Dan Lewis
Dave Allin
Dave Gagner
David Seton
Dennis McCord
Derek Krete
Don Gillett
Don Hinnegan
Doug Allin
Doug Anakin
Doug Melvin
Earl Flat Chase
Ed Myers
Ed Wright
Elaine Hinnegan
Fergie Jenkins
Fran Crummer
Gene Dziadura
George Aitken
George Bruette
Harold Gillies
Harold McFarlane
Herb Wakabayashi
Irma (Grant) Isaac
Jim Maynard
Joe Zimmer
Joe Malo
Joelle Batten-Daigneau
John McKay
Karrie Williams
Keith Crummer
Larry Babcock
Larry Lahey
Lloyd Davidson
Marion (Watson) Stanton
Martin Aarts
Max Lenover
Mel Wakabayashi
Mort Giles
Norman Morris 'Chirp'
Peter Gilbert
Randy Rybansky
Richard Doey
Ron Blommers
Ross Babcock
Ron Coristine
Ross Day
Roy Galloway
Roy Oscar 'Doc' Miller
Sandra Tewksbury
Shae-Lynn Bourne
Shirley Pilson
Smoke, R.S.Reynolds
Tyson Parry
Wilfred  Harding

Birth Date: 1924
From: Manchester, England  

Ontario Soccer Association


Category - Builder

David Seton was born in Manchester, England in 1924, served in the Royal Air Force, and came to Chatham in April of 1949. He was an excellent athlete in his own right and while playing soccer and badminton, he ran leagues, officiated, and promoted the two games that he loves. David was made a life member of the Essex Kent Scottish Regiment Badminton Club in 1968 and of the Chatham and District Soccer Association in 1971. He continues to organize and play badminton.

In addition, David has been a tireless worker, holding executive positions in numerous community organizations. These include, Industrial Accident Prevention Association, United Way, Junior Achievement, North Side Arena Fund Raising, Christian Brothers and Sisters, Ursuline College, and Sing-Out Kent. Outside sports David has been recognized by the Chatham Daily News as one of Chatham's Ten Most Prominent Citizens (1969), he received the YMCA's Proctor Dick Service to Youth Award (1970), he was nominated by Chatham Jaycees for the Kent County Outstanding Young Person Award (197 1), and from Junior Achievement of Canada, he received the H. E. Miskiman Leadership Award (1990) which is only presented to one person across Canada each year.

  • 1949-59
    • Played in the Chatham and District Soccer League and the London and District Soccer League while living there in 1955-56
  • 1951-65
    • Represented the Chatham and District Soccer Association (CDSA) at the Ontario Soccer Association annual meetings
  • 1951-71
    • Secretary and often Secretary-Treasurer of the CDSA
    • Co-convener -  first attempt to organize minor soccer in the district
  • 1952, 1954, 1955, 1963
    • Co-convener, secretary, and coach for minor soccer
  • 1953-70
    • Refereed games played by Chatham area elementary and secondary schools
  • 1959-71
    • Convener, referee, and assignor of officials for the adult Chatham and District Soccer League
  • 1950, 1953, 1962
    • President of these badminton clubs and also was games captain for 5 different years
  • 1953-54
    • Authored a weekly newspaper column entitled "Batting the Birdie"
  • 1952-54
    • Organized, promoted, and became president of the Kent County Badminton League which included clubs from Chatham (3), Blenheim, Ridgetown, and later Leamington
    • Co-organized and ran the first Invitational Badminton Tournament in Chatham
    • Authored a weekly newspaper column called "Corner Kicks"
  • 1955
    • Lived in London, coached an evening adult Badminton Club at Sir Adam Beck School - later at request of Recreation Department, organized a League for adults playing at several different schools during evenings
  • 1958-69
    • Assisted conveners and supplied scorekeepers and line judges for Kent County secondary school badminton tournaments
  • 1961
    • Wrote a series of articles for the newspaper promoting soccer and explaining its rules; chosen Sportsman of the Week by Chatham Daily News
  • 1966
    • Helped develop first double knockout system for games played in a Kent hosted SWOSSA Badminton Tournament
  • 1968
    • Presented a Life Membership in the E-K Scottish Regiment Badminton Club
  • 1971
    • Presented Life Membership in the CDSA BADMINTON 1949-93 - was an active player in the Chatham Badminton Club and its subsequent amalgamation with the Essex Kent Scottish Regiment Badminton Club
  • 1977
    • Coached badminton team at Ursuline College, Chatham The Pines
  • 1986
    • Presently is an active player and for two years was convener and coach of the Senior's Afternoon Badminton Club at Kinsmen Auditorium
  • 1988
    • Presently an active player in Tuesday Night Mixed Doubles Adult Badminton Club
  • 1992
    • Coached badminton team at St. Anne's Separate School in Blenheim
  • 1996
    • Presently  is convener, coach, and active player in an adult Badminton Club at St. Paul's Congregational Church in Chatham
Inducted into Chatham Sports Hall of Fame 2002