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 4 / 35 (11.43%) 42
1 3 / 9 (33.33%) 38
2 1 / 9 (11.11%) 4
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 4 / 35 (11.43%) 42 1
Calgary Stampeders 3 / 7 (42.86%) 16 1
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
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 0 / 4 (0.00%) 0 0
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 0 / 4 (0.00%) 0 0
Edmonton Eskimos 0 / 5 (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 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

  • No contributors for this draft.

Notices

  • No notices for this draft.