Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) TOR   Larry Stacey (DE) Toronto
1–2 (2) HAM [BC] Tim Reid (HB) Toronto
1–3 (3) MTL   Bob Miller (HB) Western Ontario
1–4 (4) OTT [BC, CGY] Jocko Thompson (HB) Queen's
1–5 (5) HAM [OTT] Dave Bates (T) McMaster
1–6 (6) SSK   Doug McKenzie (FB) Western Ontario
1–7 (7) EDM   Julian Porter (T) Toronto
1–8 (8) HAM   Bob Atchison (C) McMaster
1–9 (9) WPG   Duncan Brodie (HB) Toronto
2–1 (10) TOR   Doug Lougheed (E) Toronto
2–2 (11) BC   Wayne Aiken (HB) British Columbia (UBC)
2–3 (12) MTL   Nick Cioran (HB) McMaster
2–4 (13) HAM [CGY] Mitch Wasek (T) Queen's
2–5 (14) OTT   Bob Dann (HB) Toronto
2–6 (15) SSK   Don Stuart (E) Western Ontario
2–7 (16) EDM   Ron Delisle (C) Queen's
2–8 (17) HAM   Jerry Kutas (T) McMaster
2–9 (18) WPG   Morgan Drever (G) Toronto
3–1 TOR   Pass  
3–2 BC   Pass  
3–3 (19) MTL   Bill Hunter (G) Toronto
3–4 CGY   Pass  
3–5 (20) OTT   Steve O'Farrell (HB) McGill
3–6 SSK   Pass  
3–7 (21) EDM   Brian Aston (QB) Toronto
3–8 (21) HAM   Nick Sopinka (QB) Toronto
3–9 WPG   Pass  
4–1 TOR   Pass  
4–2 BC   Pass  
4–3 MTL   Pass  
4–4 CGY   Pass  
4–5 OTT   Pass  
4–6 SSK   Pass  
4–7 EDM   Pass  
4–8 HAM   Pass  
4–9 WPG   Pass  
  • Date: Jan. 18, 1959
  • Location: Winnipeg, MB
  • Rounds: 4
  • Players selected: 22
Notes

Teams were allowed to select graduating players from six universities.

Round Played / Picks (%) League GP
League Total 6 / 22 (27.27%) 149
1 3 / 9 (33.33%) 97
2 2 / 9 (22.22%) 18
3 1 / 4 (25.00%) 34
4 0 / 0 (0.00%) 0

1959 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP Team GP
League Total 6 / 22 (27.27%) 149 49
Calgary Stampeders 0 / 0 (0.00%) 0 0
BC Lions 1 / 1 (100.00%) 14 0
Montreal Alouettes 2 / 3 (66.67%) 71 19
Saskatchewan Roughriders 1 / 2 (50.00%) 20 20
Edmonton Elks 1 / 3 (33.33%) 34 0
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 1 / 6 (16.67%) 10 10
Toronto Argonauts 0 / 2 (0.00%) 0 0
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 0 / 2 (0.00%) 0 0
Ottawa RedBlacks 0 / 3 (0.00%) 0 0

1959 Draft Breakdown

Breakdown by Position
  • 8 — HB
  • 4 — T
  • 2 — C
  • 2 — E
  • 2 — G
  • 2 — QB
  • 1 — DE
  • 1 — FB
Breakdown by College/Program
  • 10 — Toronto
  • 4 — McMaster
  • 3 — Queen's
  • 3 — Western Ontario
  • 1 — British Columbia (UBC), McGill

Sources

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