1957 CFC Canadian Amateur Draft

  • Date: Nov. 20, 1957
  • Location: Winnipeg, MB
  • Rounds: 6
  • Players selected: 35
Notes

All nine teams of the IRFU and WIFU participated in the 1956 amateur draft under the umbrella of the CFC, with teams allowed to select graduating players from five eastern universities — McGill, McMaster, Queen’s, Toronto and Western Ontario — and one western university — British Columbia.

Round Played / Picks (%) League GP
League Total 5 / 35 (14.29%) 71
1 3 / 9 (33.33%) 38
2 2 / 9 (22.22%) 33
3 0 / 8 (0.00%) 0
4 0 / 6 (0.00%) 0
5 0 / 2 (0.00%) 0
6 0 / 1 (0.00%) 0

1957 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP Team GP
League Total 5 / 35 (14.29%) 71 1
Calgary Stampeders 3 / 7 (42.86%) 16 1
Edmonton Eskimos 1 / 5 (20.00%) 29 0
BC Lions 1 / 5 (20.00%) 26 0
Saskatchewan Roughriders 0 / 1 (0.00%) 0 0
Montreal Alouettes 0 / 3 (0.00%) 0 0
Ottawa Rough Riders 0 / 3 (0.00%) 0 0
Toronto Argonauts 0 / 3 (0.00%) 0 0
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 0 / 4 (0.00%) 0 0
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 0 / 4 (0.00%) 0 0

1957 Draft Breakdown

Breakdown by Position
  • 12 — HB
  • 6 — E
  • 6 — G
  • 6 — T
  • 4 — C
  • 1 — QB
Breakdown by College/Program
  • 14 — Toronto
  • 9 — McGill
  • 5 — Queen's
  • 3 — McMaster
  • 2 — British Columbia (UBC)
  • 2 — Western Ontario

Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) BC [TOR] Jim Hughes (T) Queen's
1–2 (2) BC [CGY] Ed Skrzypek (QB) Toronto
1–3 (3) OTT   Russ Radchuk (G) Queen's
1–4 (4) BC   George Rawlyk (C) McMaster
1–5 (5) HAM   John Larsen (T) McGill
1–6 (6) WPG   Murdy Armstrong (HB) McGill
1–7 (7) CGY [MTL] Norm Williams (HB) Toronto
1–8 (8) CGY [SSK] Santo Martini (T) Toronto
1–9 (9) EDM   David McIntyre (C) Toronto
2–1 (10) TOR   Bill McIntyre (HB) Toronto
2–2 (11) CGY   Ron Stewart (E) British Columbia (UBC)
2–3 (12) OTT   Pete Mitchell (E) McMaster
2–4 (13) BC   Ian Stewart (E) British Columbia (UBC)
2–5 (14) EDM [HAM] Peter Maik (HB) Toronto
2–6 (15) WPG   Russ Thomas (T) Queen's
2–7 (16) MTL   Vaughan McVey (C) McGill
2–8 (17) SSK   Allen Watt (T) Toronto
2–9 (18) EDM   Livio “Des” DeSimone (G) McGill
3–1 (19) TOR   Aldo Riva (HB) Toronto
3–2 (20) CGY   Walt Schmida (T) Toronto
3–3 (21) OTT   Pete Polecrone (C) Toronto
3–4 (22) BC   Rob Holland (HB) McGill
3–5 (23) HAM   Rick Adrian (HB) McGill
3–6 (24) WPG   Don Killinger (E) Western Ontario
3–7 (25) MTL   Tony Yakutchik (G) McMaster
3–8 SSK   Pass  
3–9 (26) EDM   Peter Copeland (G) Toronto
4–1 (27) TOR   Peter Howe (HB) Queen's
4–2 (28) CGY   Trevor Eyton (G) Toronto
4–3 OTT   Pass  
4–4 BC   Pass  
4–5 (29) HAM   Al Gleeson (E) Western Ontario
4–6 (30) WPG   Paul Dingle (E) McGill
4–7 (31) MTL   Bill Picard (HB) McGill
4–8 SSK   Pass  
4–9 (32) EDM   Alan Wong (HB) Queen's
5–1 TOR   Pass  
5–2 (33) CGY   Stewart Winter (HB) Toronto
5–3 OTT   Pass  
5–4 BC   Pass  
5–5 (34) HAM   Bob Rogers (HB) McGill
5–6 WPG   Pass  
5–7 MTL   Pass  
5–8 SSK   Pass  
5–9 EDM   Pass  
6–1 TOR   Pass  
6–2 (35) CGY   Curtis Russell (G) Toronto
6–3 OTT   Pass  
6–4 BC   Pass  
6–5 HAM   Pass  
6–6 WPG   Pass  
6–7 MTL   Pass  
6–8 SSK   Pass  
6–9 EDM   Pass  

Sources

Contributors

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Notices

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