Sanborn Joe

Sanborn Joe

Joe Sanborn Sport: Basketball Year Inducted: 1988 Joe Sanborn was born in Portland, Maine, and was an outstanding athlete in high school earning letters in both football and basketball. After graduating from high school, and joining the army for two years, Joe was recruited to play football at St. Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, Nova […]

Sommerville Ray

Ray Sommerville Sport: Football Year Inducted: 1980 Ray Sommerville began his athletic career in the early ’50s at St. Lawrence High School and was one of the young basketball and football stars. In 1954, Ray was a star offensive end for the SLHS Saints, losing to to Brockville in the EOSSA finals (7-6). In 1955, […]

Smith Barry

Barry Smith Sport: Football Year Inducted: 2010 Barry Smith is the biggest reason why football is enjoying a renaissance in Cornwall and area high schools. Barry was a star player in high school, and a contributor to an EOSSA Championship team that also won the prestigious “Edwards Cup”. Barry finished his football career coaching at […]

Sloan John

John Rogers Sloan Sport: Football Year Inducted: 1980 John Rogers Sloan was a star football player at Cornwall Collegiate and Vocational High School (CCVS). He was not a big guy, but he could run and was quick. He was perhaps one of the faster backs ever to come out of CCVS. Also, John was a […]

Sinfield Frank

Frank (Sinny) Sinfield Sport: Soccer Year Inducted: 1968 Frank Sinfield, born in 1900, was known to his teammates as “Sinny”. He played for the Ives Bedding Soccer team for years, winning the Championship in 1923. He was a great ball dribbler and a good runner. He did most of the team’s scoring. His team would […]

St.Thomas Jim

Jim St. Thomas Sport: Lacrosse Year Inducted: 1974-75 In the late 1800’s and early 1900’s, field lacrosse was the top sport in Cornwall; it was therefore natural for the young men of that time to devote their spare time playing this game. Jim St. Thomas was no exception. As a youth, Jim spent many hours […]

Smith Donald

Donald (Don) John Smith Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1969 Born in Cornwall, Ontario in 1887, Donald “Don” John Smith was a Canadian professional hockey player who played for the Montreal Canadiens, Montreal Shamrocks, Montreal Wanderers, and the Renfrew Creamery Kings. From 1904-1907, Don played senior amateur hockey for his hometown Cornwall Club in the Federal […]

Sommerville Elwin

Elwin Sommerville Sport: Hockey Year Inducted: 1968 Elwin Sommerville, born in 1885, was one of Cornwall’s all-round athletes. He was outstanding in hockey and lacrosse and for many years wore the Cornwall Lacrosse uniform. He was on Cornwall’s great lacrosse team in 1912 when they went to Vancouver. He tried out in box lacrosse in […]

Smith Guy

Guy Smith Sport: Hockey Year Inducted: 1974-5 Immediately after World War I and on into the 1920’s, Guy Smith was an outstanding defenseman with the Cornwall Senior Colts in the OHA. His coach, John Denneny would also use him on the front line. He was lured to Hamilton where he starred for several more years […]

Sloan Bill

William (Bill) Sloan Sport: Hockey Year Inducted: 1972 William “Bill” Sloan, born in Cornwall 1934, began his hockey career as a goaltender in the OCOT Minor Hockey Program. He was given a hockey scholarship to attend St. Lawrence University. While a member of the varsity hockey team Bill’s outstanding play won him the following honours: […]