Herrington, Alex

Herrington, Alex

Alex Herrington

Alex Herrington Sport: Lacrosse Year Inducted: 2018 Multi sport athlete excelled as a Broomball and Lacrosse player. From 1963 – 1974, Alex starred on the Cornwall Minor Lacrosse association teams winning Eastern Ontario Junior C championship. 1976 Captained maquette Glass Rams to to silver medal Ontario summer games in London. Was the Lions Sportsman of […]

Herrington Sr. Richard

Richard (Sonny) Herrington Sport: Lacrosse Year Inducted: 1974 Richard “Sonny” Herrington was elected to and held the position of Secretary of the Cornwall Minor Lacrosse Association from 1963 to 1971. An avid fan, he also coached minor teams. In 1969, he was elected Director of the Ontario Lacrosse Association and was named the Junior “B” […]

Harps Eric

Eric Harps Sport: Broomball Year Inducted: 2010 Whether it’s on the floor or in the board room Eric Harps signifies what broomball in Cornwall is all about. As a player in the mid-to-late 60’s, Eric was a defenseman who played the game with passion. But Eric’s true calling would be on the organizational side of […]

Hanson Merton

Merton Allen Bud (Hammer) Hanson Sport: Equestrian Year Inducted: 2012 Merton Allen Bud “Hammer” Hanson was born in Woodstock, New Brunswick in 1923. Bud was inducted into the Hall of Fame of the American Morgan Horse Association (2009), the Cornwall Sports Hall of Fame (2012), and the South Stormont Sports Hall of Fame (2012). Throughout […]

Hanson Calvin

Calvin (Cal) Douglas Hanson Sport: Equestrian Year Inducted: 2008 Calvin “Cal” Douglas Hanson was born in Cornwall, Ontario in 1952. At the age of 9, he began equestrian riding which led to 44 year equestrian career. He became one of the most sought after experts in the equestrian sport, and many awards have come his […]

Haineault John

John (Jean) Roger Haineault Sport: Boating Year Inducted: 1975 Numa “Red” Haineault born 1902, and son John “Jean” Roger Haineault born March 9, 1929, both attained outstanding accomplishments in Canadian and International Boat Racing competition. Red was a driver and builder while John was a driver. Red built his first punt in 1937, followed by […]

Hodge Gordon

Gordon Hodge Sport: Wrestling Year Inducted: 1968 Gordon Hodge was born in Cornwall in 1890. He was educated in public and high schools and then went on to University. In 1914, he joined the Canadian Army. Gordon was recognized as a star athlete: his chief sports were swimming and wrestling. While a student at university, […]

Hollister Margaret

Margaret Hollister Sport: Track & Field Year Inducted: 1968 Margaret Hollister who was born March 26, 1910 was probably Cornwall’s greatest track star. She was the United Counties Champion at the Canadian Legion meets in 1930-31 and 32. She starred in the 100 and 220 yard sprint events. Leigh Miller’s coach, Mr. Anderson, wanted to […]

Hemmerick Marc

Marc Hemmerick Sport: Track & Field Year Inducted: 2008 Marc Hemmerick’s track and field career began in grade school at Ecole Notre Dame in Cornwall. He pursued track and field after moving to high school at General Vanier, and earned a spot on the Cornwall Cougars Track and Field team. In 1996, Marc competed at […]

Hughes Gerald

Gerald (Gerry) Arthur Hughes Sport: Football Year Inducted: 1986 Better known as “Gerry”, Gerald Arthur Hughes was one of the finest all-round athletes to develop in Cornwall during the late 1940’s and throughout the 1950 decade. Outstanding in every sport in which he played, it is the consensus of opinion that his excellence, accomplishments, and […]