McDonald James

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 […]

McCrimmon Norman


Norman McCrimmon Sport: Lacrosse Year Inducted: 1970 Norman McCrimmon was one of the finest men who volunteered to act as a coach of a minor team when minor lacrosse was first started in the mid-fifties. He developed the same team from year to year, until finally they became the well-known Cornwall Wildcats. The Wildcats came […]

Marlin George


George Morrison Marlin Sport: Hockey Year Inducted: 2002 George Morrison Marlin graduated from the Our Citizens of Tomorrow (OCOT) program and became a member of the legendary junior Inkerman Rockets. After junior, George moved to Great Britain where he played in the European professional hockey league which was formed following the Second World War and […]

MacRae Oliver


Oliver Cameron (Jigger) MacRae Sport: Hockey Year Inducted: 1994 Oliver Cameron “Jigger” MacRae’s involvement in hockey goes back to Minor Hockey in the late 50’s, before the Bob Turner arena was built, as a father and fan of competitive recreation, but always in a sportsmanlike manner, for fun and love of the sport and its […]

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 […]

McCartney Brian


Brian McCartney Sport: Lawn Bowling Year Inducted: 1994 A native of this area, Brian McCartney lived in the former Milles Roches until 1956, at which point his family moved to Cornwall. He is a graduate from Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School and the former Ottawa Teacher’s College. He also received his specialist certificate in vocal […]

MacDonald-Ryan Donna


Donna MacDonald-Ryan Sport: Triathlon Year Inducted: 2002 Tiny Kinsmen Municipal Pool, a cramped indoor pool, has been home to some of Cornwall’s best swimmers who achieved provincial and national honours. Donna MacDonald-Ryan was one of them. But Donna, who was a member of the Upper Canada Swim Club, did more than make a name for […]

Moffat Harry


Harry Hodgson Moffat Sport: Curling Year Inducted: 1975 Harry Hodgson Moffat’s career in curling began in the Water Street Arena in 1947 with the old 60 pound irons. He joined the Cornwall Curling Club in 1948 when it was formed participating in several Jubilee and Governor General playdowns. In 1958, he was one of four […]

McKenna Gerry


Gerry McKenna Sport: Curling Year Inducted: 2010 Gerry McKenna is one of the strongest contributors in a very large group of volunteers involved with the Cornwall Curling Centre. The success and growth of curling and the Centre in Cornwall is due to his volunteer spirit. Gerry has contributed from the highest level to the success […]

Markell Mahalah


Mahalah Markell Sport: Bowling Year Inducted: 1968 Mahalah Markell was born in 1884. Her father James Whitham is also a Hall of Famer for lawn bowling. James was instrumental in starting lawn bowling in Cornwall. Mahalah was an avid 5 pin bowler, and was one shot short of a perfect game where she ended up […]

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