Hall of Fame - Athlete Category

Nick Papadkis

Hall of Fame - Athlete Category
Award Date
Apr 21, 2012
Daniel McIntyre Collegiate Institute

Nick Papadakis - of the Daniel McIntyre Maroons was an all around athlete.  He was a member of the first MHSAA Provincial Championship Basketball Team, and excelled at Soccer.  He played Soccer for Daniel McIntyre in 1961, and 1962 when they won the Senior High Championship.   After High School, Nick moved to Hartwick College in Oneonta, New York, which is a Division One school.  He established the following records which stand today, scoring 76 career goals, most goals in a game of seven, and a career total of 170 points.  Nick also played soccer from 1967 to 1974 with the Atlanta Chiefs of the North American Soccer League.  He was selected to the All American Soccer Team twice and in 1995 inducted into Hartwick’s Soccer Hall of Fame.  Nick also played for the Canadian National Team in 1969.