BiographyAthlete : Hockey
Year Inducted: 1988
Date of Birth: December 10th, 1906
Born in: Collingwood, Ontario
Lloyd Laporte (deceased) was the founder, coach and manager of the junior hockey Inkerman Rockets. Year after year they won the Ottawa Valley title. In 1951, they beat the Ottawa champions, Eastview St. Charles, then South Porcupine, St. Mary’s, and Quebec Citadels before losing to the powerful Montreal Junior Canadiens, winners of the Cup that year, in the Eastern Canada Memorial Cup finals.