Johnny Ferraro

Inducted in 1966

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College Team: Cornell University
John Ferraro was a terrific all-around athlete when Hamilton secured him after his Cornell University days. in football, he excelled as a punter, place kicker, quarterback, and fullback.

       Ferraro was selected to the all-star team every year he played, and was presented with the Imperial Oil Trophy as the Most Valuable Player in the ORFU. Lew Hayman included Ferraro on his All-Canadian Team of the past ten years in 1942.

       Ferraro was an inspirational coach who brought out the best in team and individual play.


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College Team: Cornell University



Playing Career
Hamilton Tigers, Player/Coach
1934 - 1935
Montreal Indians, Player/Coach
1936 - 1937
Montreal Nationals
1938 - 1939

Awards/Honours

—Canadian Press All-Star
1937

—Imperial Oil Trophy
1938

—Grey Cup Participation
1935


Class of 1966
—Johnny Ferraro
—Greg Kabat
—Sylvester P. "Silver" Quilty
—Hugh "Bummer" Stirling
—G. Sydney Halter
—Dave McCann