1987 CFL Canadian Amateur Draft

  • Date: Feb. 21, 1987
  • Location: Ottawa, ON
  • Rounds: 8
  • Players selected: 72
Round Played / Picks (%) League GP
League Total 30 / 72 (41.67%) 2,298
1 7 / 9 (77.78%) 522
2 7 / 9 (77.78%) 877
3 5 / 9 (55.56%) 493
4 5 / 9 (55.56%) 258
5 1 / 9 (11.11%) 24
6 1 / 9 (11.11%) 9
7 3 / 9 (33.33%) 114
8 1 / 9 (11.11%) 1

1987 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP Team GP
League Total 30 / 72 (41.67%) 2,298 1,382
Ottawa Rough Riders 5 / 8 (62.50%) 318 256
BC Lions 7 / 12 (58.33%) 634 409
Calgary Stampeders 4 / 7 (57.14%) 380 323
Edmonton Eskimos 5 / 10 (50.00%) 479 253
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 5 / 10 (50.00%) 199 105
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 2 / 7 (28.57%) 64 0
Toronto Argonauts 1 / 6 (16.67%) 36 36
Montreal Alouettes 1 / 7 (14.29%) 188 0
Saskatchewan Roughriders 0 / 5 (0.00%) 0 0

1987 Draft Breakdown

Breakdown by Position
  • 22 — OL
  • 11 — DB
  • 7 — DL
  • 7 — LB
  • 7 — WR
  • 5 — RB
  • 4 — FB
  • 3 — C
  • 1 — DT
  • 1 — K
  • 1 — NT
  • 1 — OG
  • 1 — QB
  • 1 — TE
Breakdown by College/Program
  • 7 — British Columbia (UBC)
  • 7 — Western Ontario
  • 6 — Simon Fraser
  • 5 — Wilfrid Laurier
  • 4 — Calgary
  • 4 — Guelph
  • 4 — Toronto
  • 3 — Carleton
  • 2 — Alberta
  • 2 — Bishop's
  • 2 — Concordia
  • 2 — McGill
  • 2 — McMaster
  • 2 — Minot State
  • 2 — Purdue
  • 2 — St. Francis Xavier
  • 1 — Acadia, Central Washington, Colgate, Cornell, Hawaii, Livingston, Montana, Murray State, Nevada-Reno, North Dakota, Oregon, Ottawa, Saskatchewan, Utah State, Whitworth, York

Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) OTT Leo Groenwegen (OL) British Columbia (UBC)
1–2 (2) EDM [MTL] Blake Marshall (FB) Western Ontario
1–3 (3) EDM [SSK] Todd Storme (OL) Utah State
1–4 (4) BC [TOR] Tony Visco (DL) Purdue
1–5 (5) CGY Rocco Romano (OL) Concordia
1–6 (6) WPG Andrew McConnell (DL) St. Francis Xavier
1–7 (7) BC Larry Clarkson (OL) Montana
1–8 (8) MTL [EDM] Matthew Salo (OL) Bishop's
1–9 (9) HAM Joe Germain (WR) Simon Fraser
2–1 (10) OTT Kyle Hall (DB) Western Ontario
2–2 (11) MTL Doug Davies (OL) Simon Fraser
2–3 (12) OTT [SSK] Patrick Wayne (LB) Simon Fraser
2–4 (13) BC [TOR] Todd Wiseman (DB) Simon Fraser
2–5 (14) CGY Andy McVey (FB) Toronto
2–6 (15) WPG Sean Orr (OL) British Columbia (UBC)
2–7 (16) BC Luc Gerritsen (FB) Wilfrid Laurier
2–8 (17) EDM Pierre Vercheval (C) Western Ontario
2–9 (18) BC [HAM] Paul Shorten (WR) Toronto
3–1 (19) WPG [OTT] Jeff Johnson (FB) Cornell
3–2 (20) EDM [MTL] David Braithwaite (DL) Toronto
3–3 (21) TOR [SSK] Jake Vaughan (DB) Bishop's
3–4 (22) WPG [TOR] Steve Rodehutskors (OL) Calgary
3–5 (23) BC [CGY] Karl Jovanovic (OL) Simon Fraser
3–6 (24) WPG Matt McLeod (K) Oregon
3–7 (25) BC Jamie Taras (OG) Western Ontario
3–8 (26) EDM Mark Norman (DB) British Columbia (UBC)
3–9 (27) HAM Lou Godry (OL) Guelph
4–1 (28) OTT Rae Robirtis (C) British Columbia (UBC)
4–2 (29) MTL [BC, MTL] David Stroud (DB) Minot State
4–3 (30) SSK Oral Sybblis (OL) Acadia
4–4 (31) TOR Scott Lesperance (OL) Colgate
4–5 (32) CGY Bruno Geremia (DB) Calgary
4–6 (33) WPG Rob Pavan (LB) Guelph
4–7 (34) BC Andrew Murray (WR) Carleton
4–8 (35) EDM Jeff Funtasz (RB) Alberta
4–9 (36) HAM Robin Belanger (DB) McGill
5–1 (37) OTT Brent Lewis (LB) Western Ontario
5–2 (38) MTL Andre Schad (LB) Carleton
5–3 (39) SSK Bruce Lowe (NT) Wilfrid Laurier
5–4 (40) TOR Veron Stiliadis (DL) Wilfrid Laurier
5–5 (41) CGY Paul Kerber (OL) Calgary
5–6 (42) WPG Gus Alevizos (OL) Guelph
5–7 (43) BC Ray Ljubisic (OL) Hawaii
5–8 (44) EDM Tim Spriel (TE) Western Ontario
5–9 (45) HAM Bill McIntyre (WR) St. Francis Xavier
6–1 (46) OTT Gary Lehmberg (DL) Simon Fraser
6–2 (47) MTL Joe Barnabe (WR) Carleton
6–3 (48) SSK Joe Marchildon (LB) York
6–4 (49) TOR Ron Klein (DB) Wilfrid Laurier
6–5 (50) CGY Tony Pierson (WR) Alberta
6–6 (51) WPG John Sutton (RB) McMaster
6–7 (52) BC Roald Kovacik (LB) British Columbia (UBC)
6–8 (53) EDM Darrell Skuse (RB) Guelph
6–9 (54) HAM Joe Fortune (OL) McMaster
7–1 (55) OTT Rick Wolkensperg (WR) Western Ontario
7–2 (56) MTL Mike Bertone (OL) Concordia
7–3 (57) SSK Kevin Stroud (OL) Minot State
7–4 (58) TOR Rob Raycroft (OL) Toronto
7–5 (59) CGY Craig Robson (OL) North Dakota
7–6 (60) WPG Allan Lekun (C) McGill
7–7 (61) BC Rob Moretto (DB) British Columbia (UBC)
7–8 (62) EDM Tony Spoletini (RB) Calgary
7–9 (63) HAM Sean Guy (DL) Purdue
8–1 (64) OTT David Waterhouse (RB) Ottawa
8–2 (65) MTL Jordan Leith (DB) British Columbia (UBC)
8–3 (66) SSK Byron McCorkell (DT) Saskatchewan
8–4 (67) TOR Dave Kohler (LB) Wilfrid Laurier
8–5 (68) CGY Kent Lapa (DL) Murray State
8–6 (69) WPG Pete Riley (QB) Livingston
8–7 (70) BC Mike Murphy (DB) Central Washington
8–8 (71) EDM Ken Hoppus (OL) Whitworth
8–9 (72) HAM Greg Doren (OL) Nevada-Reno

Sources

  • CFL Facts, Figures and Records 1987 Edition
  • The Canadian Pro Football Encyclopedia 2013 Edition

Contributors

  • No contributors for this draft.

Notices

  • No notices for this draft.