Harrison Charles

Harrison Charles

Charles (Chuck) Harrison Sport: Football Year Inducted: 1968 Charles “Chuck” Harrison attended CCVS, then Western Michigan University on a football scholarship. He played 2 years with the Ottawa Rough Riders, and in 1969 was a member of the Winnipeg Blue Bombers.  

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 […]

Carriere Lionel

Lionel (Red) Carriere Sport: Football Year Inducted: 2004 The son of a Cornwall fire chief, Lionel “Red” Carriere had his own knack for putting out fires on the gridiron. Red, for the most part of a football career which took him through the high school, junior, and university ranks, operated from the linebacker position. In […]

Blanchard Henry

Henry Blanchard Sport: Football Year Inducted: 1990 Henry Blanchard starred as a hard-throwing quarterback with St. Lawrence High School in the 1960s, an era when the grid game was at its peak in the city. Blanchard’s post high school career was with the Cornwall Chargers of the Provincial Junior Football League. Henry was a slender […]

Blackadder Earle

Earle Blackadder Sport: Football Year Inducted: 1977 It is generally considered that had Earle Blackadder not chosen education and security over football, he would have stood an excellent chance to play in the Canadian Football League. Following an outstanding high school and college-playing career, he was drafted by Toronto Argonauts in 1960 but wisely chose […]

Billing John

John Billing Sport: Football Year Inducted: 1992 John Billing was one of the premier high school running backs in Canada in the 1960’s. He began his career at St. Lawrence High School under Art Anderson. He was an explosive halfback who was a threat to score from anywhere on the field. A typical headline in […]

Billing Douglas

Douglas (Doug) Billing Sport: Football Year Inducted: 1984 Under coach Art Anderson’s tutelage, Doug Billing developed into one of the finest quarterbacks to emerge from Cornwall high school football ranks. Doug was steered to North Carolina University Tar Heels by Ottawa Rough Riders who invited him to their training camp after he graduated from the […]

Barrie Wallace

Wallace (Wally) Barrie Sport: Football Year Inducted: 1982 In 1960, McGill University won its first Canadian Inter-Collegiate Football Championship in 24 years and the anchor of the defensive team and Inter-Collegiate All-Star was Wally Barrie. There were quotes from the Montreal Gazette, 07 November 1960, “Wally Barrie’s kicking was one of the highlights of the […]

Ault Earl

Earl Nelson (Scorny) Ault Sport: Football Year Inducted: 1969 Earl Nelson “Scorny” Ault was born March 6, 1909 and he played his senior football in Ontario and Quebec leagues from 1929 to 1932. Scorny was considered one of the best, toughest linesman in the league. He was a hard man to stop, and was a yard […]