Kilger, Chad

Kilger, Chad

Chad Kilger

Chad Kilger Sport: Hockey Year Inducted: 2018 A CMHA Alumnus who was acquired by the OHL Kingston Frontenacs in 1993. First round, fourth overall selection of the Mighty Ducks of Anaheim 1995. Played for seven NHL teams scoring 107 goals. To date has played in the most NHL games (712) by a Cornwall native. Chad […]

Kevin Brother

Brother Kevin Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 1986 Since being assigned to teach in Cornwall in 1935, Brother Kevin applied his exceptional promotional and coaching abilities for over 20 years, putting Cornwall on the map at both a national and provincial level in basketball and boxing. He was involved with assisting in coaching rugby and basketball […]

Kaneb Nicholas

Nicholas (Nick) Kaneb Sport: Curling Year Inducted: 1974 Nicholas “Nick” Kaneb, born in 1916, started curling with 60 lb. rocks on natural ice at the Water Street Arena in 1946. In 1948, his first year in the Cornwall Curling Club, he won a set of granites competing in the Ontario Curling Association Edinburgh competition. He […]

Kaneb Charlene

Charlene (Hodgins) Kaneb Sport: Curling Year Inducted: 1968 Charlene Kaneb (nee Hodgins) was born in 1919 in Shawville, Quebec, and came to Cornwall about 1937. Charlene was very active in sports and was either a Champion or served on Championship teams of basketball, softball, tennis, and golf. In curling, she was very outstanding from 1958 […]

Kaneb George

George Thomas Kaneb Sport: Tennis Year Inducted: 1977 George Thomas Kaneb, born March 28, 1918, was one of the best tennis players to develop during the period of the 30’s and early 40’s when tennis was really booming in Cornwall. There were around two dozen players at the time of approximately equal calibre. Besides many […]

Kalil Richard

Richard (Dick) Kalil Sport: Tennis Year Inducted: 1972 Richard “Dick” Kalil was born in Cornwall on July 11, 1938. Dick’s career in tennis began on the local tennis courts where, at an early age, he became so proficient that he won most of the local Championships. At age 15, Dick entered the Toronto Telegram Public […]

Kirkey Ashley

Ashley James Kirkey Sport: Boxing Year Inducted: 1970 Ashley James Kirkey, born in 1915, started boxing in Cornwall in 1932 for Scotty Raynor. He had his first ring battle with Paddy Welsh, winning this bout while fighting for the West End Boxing Club. Ashley fought approximately 100 bouts and lost 3 in the Bantam weight […]

Kinnear Bob

Bob Kinnear Sport: Track & Field Year Inducted: 1982 In 1961, Bob Kinnear was awarded the Jacques Richard Memorial Trophy as the Junior Athlete in Cornwall. Actually, this was in recognition of his achievements during the 1960 track and field season when he established himself not only as the Best Junior High School Athlete in […]

Knight Ambrose

Ambrose (Rarie) Frederick Knight Sport: Golf Year Inducted: 1968 Ambrose Frederick Knight, born 1913, was known as “Rarie.” He was an outstanding golfer. In 1935, he was a member of University of Toronto Golf team; this team won the Inter-Collegiate St. Lawrence Valley Championship. Ambrose represented the Cornwall Golf and Country Club in 1930-1931, 1932, […]

Kuhn Cecil

Cecil (Buck) Kuhn Sport: Softball Year Inducted: 1968 Cecil “Buck” Kuhn was born in Cornwall in 1917. He umpired for 37 years in junior and senior softball and baseball. He started in the time of the O.C.O.T. up to the time of his death, while umpiring a softball game in Maxville.