Miller Si

Miller Si

Si Miller Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 1975 As a youth, Si Miller actively participated in the many minor programs. He played hockey, lacrosse, softball, and baseball under the OCOT program and was recipient of the F.H. Gray Memorial Trophy for sportsmanship. Following his minor career, Si played junior baseball for the Holy Name and Cornwall […]

Miller Lyon

Lyon Miller Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 1969 Lyon Miller, born 1890, was one of the pioneers in forming the North End Softball League. For years, Lyon never missed a meeting or a game. He was President for years and umpired in the league. Always a big booster of all sports, he put up several trophies. […]

Merpaw Louis

Louis (Big Louie) Merpaw Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 1969 Louis Merpaw, better known as “Big Louie”, loved all sports. He organized a junior hockey team called the Blue Birds. They won the Championship on outdoor rinks. He promoted the North Stars lacrosse and hockey teams, winning Championships in 1925 and 1926. Louis organized a tug-of-war […]

Merizzi Daniel

Daniel (Dan) Merizzi Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 2004 Look carefully and you will find Daniel “Dan” Merizzi’s soft but firm hand prints over a high school soccer powerhouse called La Citadelle Patriotes. The Cornwall native who combined a teaching career with coaching helped turn the Patriotes into prolific Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Champions. With his […]

McDonald James

James (Jimmy) McDonald Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 1980 James “Jimmy” McDonald was active along with Joe St. Denis with Our Citizens of Tommorrow (O.C.O.T.) sports program. During the 60’s Jimmy was Vice-President of the Cornwall Minor Hockey Association. He was also Legion Representative for Cornwall Minor Hockey District “G” Pee-Wee House League. Jimmy was also […]

MacDougall Hurley

Hurley J. MacDougall Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 1988 Hurley J. MacDougall was always interested in sports, and was very much involved in coaching, managing and organizing hockey, softball, and broomball leagues and teams over a period of 20 years. After his retirement from the workforce in 1969 (due to work-related injuries and disease), Hurley made […]

Lumley Edward

Edward (Ed) Lumley Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 1996 Edward “Ed” Lumley’s sports history began in Windsor in the 1950’s, where his athletic prowess was recognized across many high school sports activities. His real claim to fame came as the star quarterback of the Ontario Championship football team, the Junior Windsor AKO Fratmen. In the 1960’s, […]

Leger Gilles

Gilles Leger Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 1994 Gilles Leger started playing sports in 1952, including baseball, football, hockey, lacrosse, and fastball. In between these sports Gilles also took up swimming, badminton, golf and tennis. He was a Junior NY Cafe Aces Champion in 58-59, he played semi-pro football with Massena Warriors between 62-64 and Champions […]

Leblanc Aime

Aime Alexandre Leblanc Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 1996 Aime Alexandre Leblanc was born October 1, 1931 in Alexandria, Ontario, and moved to Cornwall at age nine. Throughout his life, Aime has been a strong supporter of sports in Cornwall and the surrounding area, and offering his talents first as a player, then as an official […]

Larose Henry

Henry Larose Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 1969 Henry Larose, born in 1885, was one of Cornwall’s great promoters and sportsmen. Henry organized the O.C.O.T. Boys’ Band in 1936-37, which comprised 45 players. He got them the instruments, and in two years he took them to the Ottawa Exhibition where they took 3rd prize out of […]