Farano, Elsie MacFarlane - 1983

Farano, Elsie MacFarlane - 1983


Elsie MacFarlane Farano

Basketball Athlete, Calgary

Inducted in 1983

Elsie MacFarlane Farano was one of Canada's outstanding female athletes in the 1930's when she played outstanding basketball for nine years. In 1939, Elsie "Toots" Farano set a world record by scoring in her 166th consecutive game. That night, she scored 10 points for the Calgary Buffalos and helped them to win the Canadian Championship.

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