On Monday night, interim CWHL commissioner Jayna Hefford was officially enshrined in the Hockey Hall of Fame. Fans and players took to Twitter to congratulate her.
Congrats @J16H on being inducted into the Hockey Hall Of Fame! You have truly left your mark on the women's game and have helped change it for the better. It was a privilege to have played with you. pic.twitter.com/W9usuyXEAM— Tara Watchorn (@tweetintara27) November 13, 2018
Congratulations @J16H on being inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame! Its been an honour and priveldge to have played along side you through the years. You were an inspirational figure in my hockey career and you truly have left your mark on the women's game. Well deserved! pic.twitter.com/QeJ0xdxSWM— Rebecca Johnston, OLY (@RJohnst6) November 13, 2018
Amazing acceptance speech by @J16H @CWHLCommish "when our voices become united they become too loud to ignore" An honour to know and have played with you and so amazing to watch it live! #HHOF2018 pic.twitter.com/ORzqN9aE9d— Sami Jo Small (@SamiJoSmall) November 13, 2018
Also, a huge congratulations to the rest of the inductees, especially @J16H ! Your career speaks for itself and you’ve always been someone I’ve truly admired...not to mention you’re still the best player I’ve ever faced! #thankgodyouretired #HHOF— Brianna Decker (@Bdecker14) November 13, 2018
So fortunate to have had you as a teammate for many years @J16H Your leadership, discipline, work ethic and professionalism made all of us better. Loved playing with you, and definitely hated playing against you! Congrats my friend!❤️ https://t.co/UWsjruBpYa— Charline Labonte (@Labonte32) November 11, 2018
Bravo @CWHLCommish and huge #congratulations on your induction to the #HockeyHallofFame. When we stand united, everyone is given the opportunity to rise. You exemplify that mentality and we are proud to stand united with you as we #growthegame together. #SheISsport #Leader pic.twitter.com/pkpBzGasa2— SheIS (@TeamSheIS) November 13, 2018
“I hope you’ll join me in advocating for the power of opportunity for everyone...because it’s only when our voices are united that we become too loud to ignore.” - @J16H— Dani Rylan (@DaniRylan) November 13, 2018
That was amazing, @CWHLCommish!
Congratulations on your @HockeyHallFame induction! pic.twitter.com/YOLOIrOY0K
From all of us here at The Ice Garden, we salute you, Jayna. Congratulations!