Cameron Mac

Cameron Mac

H. Makay (Mac) Cameron Sport: Curling Year Inducted: 1968 H. Makay Cameron, born in 1920, was known as “Mac”. He started curling in 1948 when the community arena was used because Cornwall didn’t have a curling rink at the time. He has been on several Canadian legion teams and curled in the Ontario finals. He […]

Carra Dominic

Dominic Carra Sport: Bowling Year Inducted: 1968 Dominic Carra was well known for his keen interest in bowling. He won many 10 pin bowling Championships. It was quite common to see Cornwall’s big three bowlers, Carra, Rubino, and Esper at Stanford and Kennedy and Ronald Gravely Bowling Alleys. Dominic was quite interested in lacrosse and […]

Cruickshank Nancee

Nancee Cruickshank Sport: Racquet Sports Year Inducted: 2002 As a young girl growing up in a sports-minded family, Nancee Cruickshank participated in the Cornwall Parks and Recreation program; it was, however, during her high school years that she developed her racquet skills. She won numerous badminton titles, including the right to represent S. D. & […]

Crewson Arthur

Arthur L. Crewson Sport: Badminton Year Inducted: 1968 Arthur L. Crewson, born in 1899, was one of Cornwall’s star badminton players. He won the Cornwall and District Championship, and Provincial Championship on six occasions. He was active in badminton for over 25 years. He also played an excellent game of tennis.  

Cunningham Howard

Howard Cunningham Sport: Boxing Year Inducted: 1974 Howard Cunningham’s biography indicates exceptional ability in many fields of athletics, he is best known for his boxing accomplishments and we welcome him into the Sports Hall of Fame in that category. In 1939, he won the Canadian Golden Gloves Championship in Montreal in the Light-Heavyweight division. He […]

Coleman Kristen

Kristen Coleman Sport: Gymnastics Year Inducted: 2008 A love for gymnastics began at five years old. Kristen Coleman started studying under Tammy McAllister at the Cornwall Gymnastics Club in 1990. As a six year old, she was named “Most Promising Gymnast” by the Club. That kick started a decade long training run at the Ottawa […]

Clifton Michael

Michael Clifton Sport: Swimming Year Inducted: 1994 Michael Clifton had an illustrious athletic career spanning from 1966 to 1986, both as a competitor and a coach. Michael began swimming at age seven under the direction of Jocelyn Fraser at the then, newly constructed “Y” pool, on Fifth Street. He won his first race, at Montreal’s […]

Clifton John

John Arthur (Jack) Clifton Sport: Swimming Year Inducted: 2000 John Arthur “Jack” Clifton was head coach of the Cornwall Sea Lions Swim Club, on a volunteer basis, for 12 years, taking over from Jocelyn Fraser. Jack quickly established himself as an exceptional “motivating” swim coach. The Upper Canada Swim Club, as it became known under […]

Clark Louise

Louise Purcell Clark Sport: Golf Year Inducted: 1992 Louise Clark (nee Purcell) was one of Cornwall’s best golfers for three decades. She joined the new Summerheights Golf Club in 1966 and promptly won their first Ladies’ Championship. The next two years also saw the Championship trophy in her possession. Another two wins would come in 1970 and […]

Conway Rusty

Rusty Conway Sport: Softball Year Inducted: 1975 It is generally recognised and accepted that Rusty Conway has been the best softball and fastball catcher in the Cornwall area over his career. When he came to Cornwall out of Vankleek Hill at the age of 18 to work and play for Howard Smith, he had never […]