Pat Lawson won provincial open titles in tennis, track and field, speed skating, swimming, and basketball.
Pat went on to win national championships in two sports, speed skating and basketball. In speed skating, she was Canadian intermediate and senior champions and in basketball she was a member of two Canadian championship teams (1959 and 1963). In 1959, Pat played in the Pan American Games in Chicago.
Pat took up golf later in her life and won four consecutive Senior Ladies Provincial Championships.