Charlie Connell

Biography

Athlete : Lacrosse
Year Inducted: 1967
Date of Birth: December 4th, 1897
Born in: Ottawa, Ontario

Charlie Connell (deceased) was a great all-around athlete who excelled in boxing, lacrosse, and football. He was considered one of the greatest modern day lacrosse players. He was with Ottawa’s only Mann Cup winner in 1922, with champion Ottawa Senators, the Grey Cup champions in 1925 and 1926, and was also the amateur boxing champion of Canada.