Inductee — Colin Lister (deceased)

Colin Lister

Class of 2018

Birthplace: Grew up in Australia and moved to Ft. Wayne in 1958

Contributor

Biography:

Colin Lister Grew up in Australia and moved to Ft. Wayne in 1958 due to involvement with local hockey team. Eventually became owner and served in that capacity til 1985. Never played game of baseball, but became enamored one day when asked to umpire a game and from that point was “all in”. Spent 45 years of his life with amateur baseball that included Connie Mack and Stan Musial amateur leagues. The teams he mentored won 85% of their games and has been honored in Ft. Wayne by having the local Connie Mack league named the Colin Lister League. Matthew 5:16