Blanchard Henry

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 […]

Broderick John

John Charles Broderick Sport: Lacrosse:   Year Inducted: 1968 1908 Olympic Lacrosse Champion and gold medalist John Charles Broderick was born in Cornwall on June 5, 1875. A gifted athlete, John learned and played lacrosse for years. He was a prominent lacrosse star and was a member of the Cornwall Lacrosse Club of the early 1900’s. […]

Bowen Keith

Keith Bowen Sport: Lacrosse Year Inducted: 1992 Keith Bowen, oldest son of Irene (nee Leroux) and Francis Bowen, was born on November 29, 1937 in Cornwall, Ontario. Keith has one sister, Ann Duncan of Orleans, Ontario, and three brothers, Robert of Fennelon Falls, Ontario, Richard of Winnipeg, Manitoba, and Mickey of Cornwall, Ontario. Keith is […]

Belmore Mort

Morton Belmore Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1996 Morton “Mort” Belmore started playing hockey in the O.C.O.T. in 1940, and continued on to 1948, winning many trophies and titles. In 1949, at the age of 16, he started work at the Howard Smith Paper Mill and played hockey in the Inter-Department Hockey League. In 1950, he had […]

Bingley Bob

Robert Bingley Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1971 Robert “Bob” Bingley, born in 1929, was a recognized and respected hockey player in Eastern Ontario in the 40’s, 50’s and 60’s. He was a member of the Cornwall Falcons who reached the quarter finals of the 1946-47 Allan Cup. He also skated with the Barrie Flyers who […]

Brown Newell

Newell Brown Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 2004 Newell Brown’s hockey passport has been well travelled, starting from the old Cornwall Township Minor Hockey Association to the National Hockey League. Between, he has made stops in the professional ranks as both a player and a coach. He is currently director of coaches for the Anaheim Mighty […]