Larose Henry

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 […]

Larin Jim

Jim Larin Sport: Multisports Year Inducted: 1996 Jim Larin was born and raised in Cornwall, and attended St. Lawrence H.S., where he played varsity football and hockey for the Saints. After high school, he was offered a hockey scholarship to prestigious Brown University. Jim played in the old City Junior Hockey League and with the […]

Lapierre Jason

Jason Claude Lapierre Sport: Alpine Skiing Year Inducted: 2010 Jason Claude Lapierre proved you don’t have to grow up on a ski hill to become a World class competitor and instructor. Born in 1971 and mostly raised in Cornwall, Jason began his love affair with skiing at the tender age of two. He would frequent […]

Lebano Vincent

Vincent (Vince) Louis Lebano Sport: Curling Year Inducted: 1969 Vincent “Vince” Louis Lebano, born in 1937, started curling while attending CCVS from 1952 to 1957 and was skip in the Cornwall club from 1960 to 1967. He participated as skip in the Ottawa Bonspiel in 1960, 1963, and 1967. He skipped Cornwall in Royal Caledonia […]

Legault Richard

Richard (Dick) Legault Sport: Bowling Year Inducted: 1988 Over the past 20 years, statistics prove that Richard “Dick” Legault is the premier and most consistent five-pin bowler in Cornwall. With a lifetime average of 252, Dick would have been eligible to bowl for any team in Canada. In 16 of 20 years, he recorded season […]

Legault Suzanne

Suzanne Legault Sport: Racquet Sports Year Inducted: 1998 Suzanne Legault didn’t discover tennis until 1980, when she was 35 years old. It was love at first sight. Legault, who was helped by a background in squash, spent the first four years learning the game; then, she started winning, and winning, and winning! The highlight of […]

Luis Jorge

Jorge Luis Sport: Boxing Year Inducted: 2006 Jorge Luis won a lot of tough fights in his young boxing career, but the one fight he could not win showed up on a hospital X-ray film. A badly broken ankle suffered in a traffic accident proved to be too much of an obstacle to overcome for […]

Lauzon-Belmore Jo-Ann

Jo Ann Lauzon-Belmore Sport: Swimming Year Inducted: 2010 Jo Ann Lauzon-Belmore was one of the most accomplished and decorated swimmers ever to come from Cornwall. As a member of the Cornwall Sea Lions, Jo Ann was the first and youngest local swimmer to qualify and compete at the Canadian Championships. As a 15 year old […]

Loke Marmaduke

Marmaduke (Marm) Loke Sport: Baseball Year Inducted: 1969 Marmaduke “Marm” Loke, born in 1880, started playing baseball with the Old Swastikas, and with the Teddy Bears, and the Emeralds. Marm was a pitcher, and a good hitter. He also played for the Canadian Cottons, and Ives Bedding Teams. Marm, who played sports for 35 years, […]

Liddell Harry

Harry Liddell Sport: Baseball Year Inducted: 1968 Harry Liddell was born in Cornwall in 1892. He was an outstanding baseball and hockey player. He was a great fielder, and long ball hitter. He was a member of the famous Cornwall Emeralds, winning many Championships. His sports career in hockey took him to Pittsburgh, Cleveland, and […]