Sinfield George

Sinfield George

George Sinfield Sport: Hockey Year Inducted: 1972 George Sinfield was born in Cornwall on November 3, 1929. George began his hockey career in Cornwall in the O.C.O.T. Boy’s Club, and was a member of a midget team which won the O.D.H.A. Championship. After playing with the Cornwall Caluments Senior Hockey Club, George moved to Scotland […]

Seguin Steve

Steve (Seg) Seguin Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 2000 “Steve “Seg” Seguin Lived The Dream” The Cornwall Minor Hockey Association graduate, after an outstanding final Ontario Hockey League season with the Peterborough Petes, got to play, as a 20-year-old rookie, in the National Hockey League. Seguin, who had scored 55 goals and 51 assists for the […]

Savard Maurice

Maurice (Moe) Savard Sport: Hockey Year Inducted: 1986 Maurice “Moe” Savard played with the Cornwall Chevies from 1956 to 1958 scoring 23 goals with 32 assists in the first year and 28 goals and 36 assists in the second year. He then played with the Kingston Merchants in the 1958/59 season. In 1959, Moe, a […]

Ruest Mike

Michel Mike (Rooster) Lyn Ruest Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 2006 Michel Mike “Rooster” Lyn Ruest not only lived the dream of playing for his hometown Cornwall Royals but he also made history along the way. Ruest was arguably one of the best defencemen to graduate from the Cornwall Minor Hockey Association travelling team system and […]

Rowe Edward

Edward (Eddie) James Rowe Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1982 Edward “Eddie” James Rowe’s hockey career started in the Cornwall OCOT program; he became an immediate star in minor hockey, baseball, and softball. In 1952-53, he was a member of the Canadian Legion Junior Hockey Team that won the City and Ottawa District Championship. He won […]

Quenneville Ronald

Ronald R. (Satch) Quenneville Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1984 Like so many Cornwall athletes of the 1940’s and 50’s, Ronald R. “Satch” Quenneville was a product of that grand old organisation, Our Citizens of Tomorrow (OCOT). In 1956, Ron bolted from the Cornwall City Junior “B” Hockey League to the St. Catherine’s Teepees of the […]

Poapst Steve

Steve Poapst Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 2008 A pursuit of excellence led to the NHL for Steve Poapst. Steve’s skills were on display at an early age but really began to shine in 1983 as a 14 year old with the Smiths Falls Bears in the CJHL. Combining solid hockey skills with strong academics led […]

Piquette Pete

Philias (Pete) Michael Piquette Sport: Hockey Year Inducted: 1971 Philias “Pete” Michael Piquette, born September 29, 1928, started playing minor hockey under Joe St. Denis at age 10. In the years 1943 and 1944, he played junior OCOT. In 1945, he was brought up to play for the Cornwall Army Team under Tommy Ivan. He […]

Pearson Scott

Scott Pearson Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 2004 The seeds for Scott Pearson’s professional hockey career were sewn in the Cornwall Minor Hockey Association where, as a 15-year-old member of the Cornwall Royals midget travelling team, he caught the attention of junior hockey scouts with a prolific season, scoring 40 goals and collecting 40 assists in […]

Payette Richard

Richard (Pete) Payette Sport: Hockey Year Inducted: 1986 Richard “Pete” Payette was born in Cornwall in 1927, the 16th of 17 children. While attending Nativity School, Pete received his initiation into hockey under the supervision of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart on the open air rinks at Nativity and Dollard Park. It was not […]