Sean Clarke Sport: Basketball Year Inducted: 2008 Sean Clarke is a name that will forever be synonymous with basketball excellence in Cornwall. Sean was the leader of Cornwall’s St. Joseph’s Secondary School basketball teams throughout his high school tenure. He led the team in scoring in all but one year and that translated into a […]
Michael (Mike) Clarke Sport: Basketball Year Inducted: 2008 Eventually at 6’8″, he was an imposing figure on and off the court. Mike Clarke began his road to the Hall at Cornwall’s St. Joseph’s Secondary School in the 1980’s. In grade 9, he was 5’8″ and showed solid skills; one year later he was 6’3″ and […]
Jean (Adams) Cameron Sport: Basketball Year Inducted: 1969 Mrs. Jean Cameron (nee Adams), born in 1925, was one of Cornwall’s leading athletes. Jean starred in high school, and with the great O.C.O.T. ladies in 1946-48 who were the Ottawa and District and Ontario Champions. She was also a star in track and field, tennis, softball, […]
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 […]
Marcus (Mark) Cummins Sport: Lacrosse Year Inducted: 1969 Marcus “Mark” Cummins, born 1893, was one of Cornwall’s greats in lacrosse. He played for teams known as the Rovers, the Irish Canadians, and Cornwall’s Great 1912 Team. Mark was a rugged, tough player who played in the Big Four for years, Cornwall, Nationals, Tecumsehs, and Shamrocks. […]
Frank Cummings Sport: Lacrosse Year Inducted: 1968 Frank Cummings played lacrosse with the famous Cornwall team that went to the West Coast. Frank was a star for Cornwall for many years. He was not a big man, but he was certainly a rugged, tough, and hard player.
George J. (Sox) Collins Sport: Lacrosse Year Inducted: 1969 George J. Collins, born January 6, 1909, and also known as “Sox” played and refereed lacrosse. Sox played field lacrosse for the North Stars, Courtaulds, and Cornwall Seniors. Sox played professional box lacrosse for Cornwall in 1931. He was considered the best lacrosse referee in and […]
Eric A. Carr Sport: Lacrosse Year Inducted: 1969 Eric A. Carr, born in 1913, was one of Cornwall’s smart, young and energetic lacrosse players. He loved his lacrosse; he was a clever stick handler and fast runner. On the night of October 13th, 1932, in the old Victoria Arena, playing for a C.C.V.S. lacrosse team, […]
William (Bill) Campbell Sport: Lacrosse Year Inducted: 1969 William “Bill” Campbell, born in 1911, was one of Cornwall’s great lacrosse lovers. Bill played with the Dundas Internationals, and worked year round promoting lacrosse in Cornwall and district. Bill worked among the minors for years. He kept the game going during its bad years.
Donald (Don) F. Cameron Sport: Lacrosse Year Inducted: 1968 Donald “Don” F. Cameron, born in 1875, was a star lacrosse defenceman and a strong hard-hitting defencemen. He had a reputation for being a long ball thrower. Donald played in Toronto and Vancouver, and was a great competitor.