Greer Richard

Greer Richard

Richard Greer Sport: Golf Year Inducted: 1996 Richard Greer’s golfing accomplishments began in 1970, when, as a teenager, he was part of the Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School’s golf team, which won EOSSA and went on to finish third at OFSSA. As well, CCVS became the first Ontario high school to win the Quebec Golf […]

Gault Ralph

Ralph B. (Baldy) Gault Sport: Softball Year Inducted: 1968 Ralph B. Gault, born 1915, better known as “Baldy”, played in organized ball leagues for 28 years. He started out in 1929, at the age of 13, when softball arrived in Cornwall. He was a pitcher, and played on many Championship teams, such as the Holy […]

Garand Wallace

Wallace Wally Raymond (Chief) Garand Sport: Softball Year Inducted: 1969 Wallace Wally Raymond “Chief” Garand, born 1927, was one of softball’s outstanding infielders, and was a colourful player in the North End league. He was known for his driving efforts. He kept his players and fans on their toes. Better known as “Chief”, he was […]

Gallinger Clifford

Clifford GallingerSport: BaseballYear Inducted: 1980

Guindon Pierre

Pierre Guindon Sport: Football Year Inducted: 1984 A gentleman first and athlete second – that’s the way it’s been for Pierre Guindon – one of Cornwall’s finest football players ever. The solid six-footer established early on he had the stuff of a professional athlete with all-star achievements on the football field with Cornwall Classical College. […]

Gauthier Jean

Jean (Gentle Giant) Gauthier Sport: Football Year Inducted: 1988 Jean Gauthier was known by his team and classmates as a “Gentle Giant”; this name, however, didn’t fully apply to an offensive tackle who was a seven-time All-Star, twice at Cornwall Classical College and five times with the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees. In fact, stories seem […]

Grant Don

Don Grant Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1996 Don Grant was born in Mille Roches, and moved to Cornwall at an early age. He began playing hockey as a goaltender in 1944, for the O.C.O.T. organization. From 1945 to 1949, he played for the O.C.O.T. Midgets, Cornwall Falcons midget team, City Junior “A” team and the […]

Gilmour Brian

Brian O. Gilmour Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 2000 Early in life, Brian O. Gilmour had established himself as an all-round athlete, but it was in hockey that he made his biggest mark. Playing defence for the Verdun Maple Leafs of the Montreal Junior Hockey League, he was named to the league’s second All-Star team in […]

Gardner Fred

Frederick (Fred, Freddie) David Gardner Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1968 Frederick “Fred” David Gardner, born in 1919, was known as “Freddie”. He was a strong skater and a hustler. He learned his hockey in Cornwall at the old Victoria Rink where he played for the Cornwall Junior Canadians, and the famous Cornwall Flyers. Fred remembered […]

Gallinger Clarence

Clarence H. (Shiner) Gallinger Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1969 Clarence H. “Shiner” Gallinger, born in 1892, was a great stand-up hockey goal tender. Shiner played on several Cornwall teams including Cornwall Colt’s junior team. He was with Toronto St. Pats in the N.H.L., and was a replacement and emergency goalie for the N.H.L. Clarence passed […]