BC Lions 17 @ Calgary Stampeders 14

Game Details

  • Week 1
  • 5th Game of Regular Season (5th Overall)
  • Saturday, Aug. 18, 1956 11:30 PM EDT ( )
  • (Local)
  • at Mewata Stadium in Calgary, AB
    • Surface: Natural Grass
    • Attendance: 12,889 (Announced sellout)
    • Capacity: 13,000

Calgary and BC Matchups

1955 and 1956 Matchups
1955Week 1CGY 8 @ BC 14
Week 5BC 24 @ CGY 18
Week 7BC 6 @ CGY 18
Week 9CGY 18 @ BC 36
1956Week 1BC 17 @ CGY 14
Week 4CGY 15 @ BC 45
Week 8CGY 7 @ BC 24
Week 9BC 22 @ CGY 21

record vs
(Regular Season)

Last decade 1947 to 1956
  • at Calgary 3–3–0
  • at BC 1–5–0
  • Calgary Total 4–8–0
All-time (through 1956)
  • at Calgary 3–3–0
  • at BC 1–5–0
  • Calgary Total 4–8–0

Streaks as of Aug. 18, 1956
(Regular Season)

streak at home vs
Stampeders streak overall vs Lions

Boxscore

Linescore
1st 2nd 3rd 4th Final
Lions 0 10 7 0 17
Stampeders 0 0 7 7 14

Lions coach: Clem Crowe (W)
Stampeders coach: Jack Hennemier (L)

Lions (1-0-0) Next vs Roughriders Aug 21
Stampeders (0-1-0) Next @ Elks Aug 25

Game Time Weather in Calgary, AB

August 18th Hourly Weather Summary for Calgary
Site Local Time Condition Temp. Wind Humidity Pressure
Calgary Int'l A 8:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 12.8°C N (110°) at 16 km/h 77% 90.38 kPa
Calgary Int'l A 9:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 11.7°C NNE (140°) at 19 km/h 77% 90.38 kPa
Calgary Int'l A 10:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 11.1°C NNE (140°) at 18 km/h 77% 90.35 kPa
Calgary Int'l A 11:00 PM Mostly Cloudy 11.1°C NNE (160°) at 11 km/h 77% 90.33 kPa

Conditions at Calgary Int'l A (9.71 km away). Weather courtesy of Environment Canada Data.

Sources

  • CFL (Game score/boxscore)

Contributors

  • Steve Daniel/CFL

Notices

  • No notices for this game.