1988 CFL Canadian Amateur Draft

  • Date: March 5, 1988
  • Location: Hamilton, ON
  • Rounds: 8
  • Players selected: 64
Round Played / Picks (%) League GP
League Total 33 / 64 (51.56%) 2,664
1 6 / 8 (75.00%) 602
2 7 / 8 (87.50%) 598
3 6 / 8 (75.00%) 741
4 6 / 8 (75.00%) 377
5 5 / 8 (62.50%) 119
6 2 / 8 (25.00%) 226
7 0 / 8 (0.00%) 0
8 1 / 8 (12.50%) 1

1988 Team Breakdown and Draft Success

Team Played / Picks (%) League GP Team GP
League Total 33 / 64 (51.56%) 2,664 920
Saskatchewan Roughriders 5 / 8 (62.50%) 399 94
Winnipeg Blue Bombers 6 / 10 (60.00%) 507 149
Toronto Argonauts 4 / 7 (57.14%) 283 249
Calgary Stampeders 5 / 9 (55.56%) 413 286
Ottawa Rough Riders 4 / 8 (50.00%) 320 44
BC Lions 3 / 7 (42.86%) 373 34
Hamilton Tiger-Cats 3 / 7 (42.86%) 310 58
Edmonton Eskimos 3 / 8 (37.50%) 59 6

1988 Draft Breakdown

Breakdown by Position
  • 10 — WR
  • 9 — LB
  • 8 — OT
  • 5 — K
  • 4 — DE
  • 4 — RB
  • 3 — CB
  • 3 — FB
  • 3 — HB
  • 3 — S
  • 2 — DB
  • 2 — TE
  • 1 — C
  • 1 — DHB
  • 1 — DL
  • 1 — NT
  • 1 — OL
  • 1 — P
  • 1 — QB
  • 1 — SB
Breakdown by College/Program
  • 5 — Simon Fraser
  • 4 — British Columbia (UBC)
  • 3 — Acadia
  • 3 — Calgary
  • 3 — Guelph
  • 3 — Queen's
  • 3 — York
  • 2 — Alberta
  • 2 — Bishop's
  • 2 — Boise State
  • 2 — Dickinson State
  • 2 — Eastern Michigan
  • 2 — McGill
  • 2 — Saskatchewan
  • 2 — Toronto
  • 2 — Utah
  • 2 — Western Kentucky
  • 1 — Arizona, Arizona State, Bowling Green, California-Santa Barbara, Carleton, Kent State, McMaster, Michigan State, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Pennsylvania State, Slippery Rock, South Dakota, Syracuse, Washburn, Washington State, Weber State, West Virginia, Wilfrid Laurier

Canadian Amateur Draft Selections

Round–Pos
(Overall)
Team[Via]Player (Position)College/Program
1–1 (1) OTT Orville Lee (RB) Simon Fraser
1–2 (2) SSK Jeff Fairholm (WR) Arizona
1–3 (3) WPG [HAM] Dan Wicklum (LB) Guelph
1–4 (4) CGY Poly Georganos (OT) Bishop's
1–5 (5) WPG Ryan Hanson (RB) Slippery Rock
1–6 (6) SSK [BC] Pete Giftopolous (LB) Pennsylvania State
1–7 (7) BC [TOR] Tony Martino (P) Kent State
1–8 (8) EDM Brian Forde (LB) Washington State
2–1 (9) SSK [OTT] Ken Evraire (WR) Wilfrid Laurier
2–2 (10) SSK Peter Mangold (FB) Western Kentucky
2–3 (11) HAM Tim Lorenz (DE) California-Santa Barbara
2–4 (12) CGY Chris Bleue (TE) Washburn
2–5 (13) CGY [TOR, WPG] Wayne Yearwood (WR) West Virginia
2–6 (14) BC Dave Vankoughnett (C) Boise State
2–7 (15) TOR Paul Masotti (WR) Acadia
2–8 (16) EDM Branko Vincic (DE) Eastern Michigan
3–1 (17) WPG [OTT] Brian Wise (DE) Utah
3–2 (18) SSK Jim Jauch (DB) North Carolina
3–3 (19) HAM Shawn Daniels (FB) Bowling Green
3–4 (20) CGY Mark McLoughlin (K) South Dakota
3–5 (21) WPG Rob Crifo (WR) Toronto
3–6 (22) OTT [BC] Leon Hatziioannou (DL) Simon Fraser
3–7 (23) TOR Tommy Kane (WR) Syracuse
3–8 (24) EDM Greg Nyte (S) Simon Fraser
4–1 (25) WPG [OTT] Brad Tierney (OL) Acadia
4–2 (26) OTT [SSK] Sheridon Baptiste (WR) Queen's
4–3 (27) HAM Burt Cummings (WR) North Dakota
4–4 (28) CGY Wally Zatylny (WR) Bishop's
4–5 (29) WPG Michael Allen (CB) Carleton
4–6 (30) BC Warren Robinson (OT) York
4–7 (31) TOR Floyd Salazar (CB) McGill
4–8 (32) EDM Todd Middleton (LB) Dickinson State
5–1 (33) OTT Sieg Will (OT) Guelph
5–2 (34) OTT [SSK] Chris Rick (LB) Queen's
5–3 (35) HAM Jeff MacDonald (S) New Mexico
5–4 (36) CGY Jeff Yausie (HB) Saskatchewan
5–5 (37) WPG John Hoffman (DHB) Saskatchewan
5–6 (38) BC Carl Ljungberg (K) Guelph
5–7 (39) TOR Chris Munford (S) Simon Fraser
5–8 (40) EDM Greg Kratzer (WR) Dickinson State
6–1 (41) OTT Brent Matich (K) Calgary
6–2 (42) SSK Darrell Harle (OT) Eastern Michigan
6–3 (43) HAM John Yach (LB) Queen's
6–4 (44) CGY Steve Watts (CB) Toronto
6–5 (45) WPG Matt Fitzpatrick (DE) British Columbia (UBC)
6–6 (46) BC Dave Johnson (LB) Simon Fraser
6–7 (47) TOR Tim Karbonik (SB) Calgary
6–8 (48) EDM Terry Ainge (HB) British Columbia (UBC)
7–1 (49) OTT Scott Warr (OT) McGill
7–2 (50) SSK Hugh Alexander (OT) Utah
7–3 (51) HAM Bob Frenkel (NT) Arizona State
7–4 (52) CGY Jordan Gagner (QB) British Columbia (UBC)
7–5 (53) WPG Rob Deluca (K) McMaster
7–6 (54) BC Tony Mandarich (OT) Michigan State
7–7 (55) TOR Frank Paradiso (LB) York
7–8 (56) EDM Stephen Kasowski (K) Alberta
8–1 (57) OTT Ray Goerke (OT) Weber State
8–2 (58) SSK Floyd Collins (RB) Boise State
8–3 (59) HAM Michael Carrier (RB) Western Kentucky
8–4 (60) CGY Ian James (LB) Calgary
8–5 (61) WPG Jim Taplin (FB) Acadia
8–6 (62) BC Tom Vlasic (TE) British Columbia (UBC)
8–7 (63) TOR Jamie Williamson (HB) York
8–8 (64) EDM Neil Ferguson (DB) Alberta

Sources

  • CFL Facts, Figures and Records 1988 Edition
  • The Canadian Pro Football Encyclopedia 2013 Edition

Contributors

  • No contributors for this draft.

Notices

  • No notices for this draft.