Costello Bernie

Costello Bernie

Bernie Costello Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1977 Bernie Costello was one of the best all-round athletes while attending Cornwall Collegiate during the period 1924-28 where he was a dominant figure in football, basketball and particularly hockey. In those days, the only covered rink in the Cornwall area was the old Victoria Arena on Third Street […]

Cooper Carson

Carson (Shovel Shot) Cooper Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1968 Carson “Shovel Shot” Cooper was born July 17th,1899. Carson learned his hockey in Cornwall playing on several Championship teams. In 1924, he went to the Boston Bruins where in three seasons he scored 37 goals. After a season in Montreal with the Canadiens where he wore […]

Conway Mike

Mike Conway Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 2010 Mike Conway’s hockey resume spans more than three decades. Mike is better known in hockey circles by his nickname “Crusher”. Mike was a member of the Cornwall Royals for three seasons beginning in 1972-73 amassing 15 goals, 86 assists and 291 penalty minutes. He spent his final two […]

Contant Joseph

Joseph Contant Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1974 Joseph Contant began his hockey career in 1924, playing with the Howard Smith Paper Mill in the Cornwall City Hockey League. He played for the Canadiens of the City League in 1925 and 1926, winning the Championship and most valuable player award in 1926. While playing for the […]

Contant Elzear

Elzear (Ponzi) Contant Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1968 Elzear Contant, born in 1901, was better known as “Ponzi.” During his hockey career, he was known as a good skater and puck carrier. He was on one of Cornwall’s great junior teams in 1921. He also played with Cornwall Canadians and Street Railway teams. He turned […]

Chevrier Alain

Alain Chevrier Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 2006 In 1974, Alain Chevrier won his first hockey award when he was selected best goaltender in the Alexandria Peewee Hockey Tournament. It wasn’t to be his last. The lengthy list of honours would include more minor hockey tournament, college, and National Hockey League awards. The Cornwall native soon […]

Charlebois Robert

Robert (Bob) Charlebois Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1996 Robert “Bob” Charlebois was born in Cornwall in 1944; he would play 12 seasons of professional hockey. Bob developed his hockey skills with the local Cornwall Minor Hockey Association, and quickly moved through the midget level and Junior “B” ranks. He was scouted by the Canadiens organization, […]

Carpenter Doug

Doug Carpenter Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1984 Doug Carpenter was a near-perfect fit for the multi-talented athlete mould. As a teenager, Doug excelled in several sports: football, hockey, lacrosse, baseball, softball, basketball, and volleyball. Doug’s hockey career has roots in the old Our Citizens of Tomorrow (O.C.O.T.) program, but started in earnest when he joined […]

Carter Bill

Bill Carter Sport: Hockey:   Year Inducted: 1977 Bill Carter had an outstanding and successful hockey career over a period of 20 years from 1950-1970. His size 150-155 pounds was the only asset he lacked to stay in the N.H.L. Coming up through the O.C.O.T. Program in the 1949-50 season, he was an immediate star with […]