Takahashi Janet

Takahashi Janet

Janet (Dick) Takahashi Sport: Track & Field Year Inducted: 1990 Janet Takahashi (nee Dick) is regarded by her coach as the most prolific runner in the history of the University of Western Ontario. A partial list of her accomplishments there backs up his opinion. Between 1975 and 1979 Janet won eight gold medals, five silver, […]

Thompson Eleita

Eleita (Dusty) Burke Thompson Sport: Basketball Year Inducted: 1968 Eleita Thompson (nee Burke), known as “Dusty”, was one of Cornwall’s great basketball players. She played for the famous O.C.O.T. ladies basketball team which won the Ontario Championship for Cornwall. Dusty was known for her courage and great determination to win. She was also an outstanding […]

Taylor Robert

Robert (Rob) Taylor Sport: Basketball Year Inducted: 2002 Robert “Rob” Taylor made the quantum leap from the high school basketball courts to the university level where he became one of the dominant players in the Ontario University Basketball League. Rob’s outstanding four-year career with the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees followed a star-studded career with the […]

Taylor Bob

Bob Taylor Sport: Basketball Year Inducted: 1977 Bob Taylor, combining size, finesse, desire, and dedication, was Cornwall’s dominant basketball player during the 1950’s compiling a most impressive record of individual and team honours and accomplishments. As a junior, he led CCVS to the E.O.S.S.A. Championship in 1950. Still playing with CCVS seniors, he joined King […]

Timpany Mark

Mark Timpany Sport: Football Year Inducted: 1990 Mark Timpany played football with the Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational School Raiders. Timpany was more than the Raiders’ field general in the 1962 and 1963 seasons. He was arguably the team’s heart and soul who drove himself to the limit and then stepped beyond. The son of a […]

Thompson Alex

Alex Thompson Sport: Lacrosse Year Inducted: 1970 Alex Thompson, of Cornwall Island, born in 1885, was one of the great field lacrosse players. He was a big, tall, strong athlete who wore the Cornwall lacrosse colours for over twenty years. Alex was on Cornwall’s great lacrosse team that won the Eastern Canada Championship in 1912, […]

Tallon Dr. John

Dr. John Alexander Tallon Sport: Lacrosse Year Inducted: 1969 Dr. John Alexander Tallon, born in 1891, learned his lacrosse in Cornwall. He played on several Championship teams, including Cornwall’s great team of 1912 that played New Westminster on the Pacific Coast for the World’s Championship. Dr. Tallon was a clever stick handler and a good […]

Tilton Ralph

Ralph H. (Tally) Tilton Sport: Hockey Year Inducted: 1968 Ralph H. Tilton, born in 1901, better known as “Tally” was a great skater and stick handler. Tally started very young and was playing both junior and senior hockey at 13 years of age. He played on Cornwall’s great junior team in the O.H.A. He went […]

Tessier Orval

Orval Tessier Sport: Hockey Year Inducted: 1968 Born on June 30, 1933 in Cornwall, Orval Tessier had a remarkable career in hockey. Orval developed in the Bruins junior and minor league system. After completing a high scoring junior career with the Barrie Flyers, Orval was dealt to Montreal in the summer of 1953. After appearing […]