Ron Stewart

Inducted in 1977

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College Team: Queen's University
Ron Stewart was selected as Queen’s University’s Most Valuable Player three times. Stewart broke all of Queen’s records for touchdowns and scoring points, and was a member of Yates Cup championship teams during the 1955 and 1956 season.

       As a professional, Ron Stewart rushed for 5,690 yards on 983 carries and scored 42 touchdowns. In 1960, which was his best season, Stewart rushed 139 times for 1,020 yards; 287 yards in an October 10th game against the Montreal Alouettes.

       Ron Stewart’s number 11 jersey has been retired by the Ottawa Rough Riders, and is also a member of the Queen’s University Football Hall of Fame and the Ottawa Sports Hall of Fame.


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College Team: Queen's University



Playing Career
Ottawa Rough Riders
1958 - 1970

Awards/Honours

—All-Eastern Running Back
1960, 1961, 1966

—Jeff Russel Memorial Trophy
1960, 1967

—Schenley Award for Most Outstanding Canadian
1960

—Grey Cup Participation
1960, 1966, 1968, 1969

—Grey Cup Winning Teams
1960, 1968, 1969


Class of 1977
—Tommy Joe Coffey
—Ron Stewart
—WTH "Hap" Shouldice