Winnipeg Rugby Football Club 6 vs St. John's 7

Game Details

  • Final
  • (Local)
  • at Old Driving Park in Winnipeg, MB
    • Surface: Natural Grass

Game Notes

Dragoons first official game in senior football

Chris Sinclair
1895 and 1896 Winnipeg and Winnipeg Matchups
1895Week 1STJC 4 vs WRFC 10
Division Semi-FinalSTJC 4 vs WRFC 12
Week 2WRFC 4 vs STJC 16
Week 3STJC 6 vs WRFC 0
Week 4WRFC 2 vs STJC 13
1896Week 1STJC 4 vs WRFC 14
Division Semi-FinalSTJC 0 vs WRFC 13
Week 2WRFC 7 vs STJC 16
Week 3STJC 14 vs WRFC 2
Division FinalWRFC 6 vs STJC 7

St. John's record vs Rugby Football Club (Playoffs)

Last decade (1887 to 1896)
  • at Winnipeg 1–1–0 (0.500)
  • at Winnipeg 0–2–0 (0.000)
  • Winnipeg Total 1–3–0 (0.250)
All-time (through 1896)
  • at Winnipeg 1–1–0 (0.500)
  • at Winnipeg 0–2–0 (0.000)
  • Winnipeg Total 1–3–0 (0.250)

1 – All-time game results for playoffs allow ties, as record is for games, not series.

Streaks as of May 7, 1897 (Playoffs)

St. John's streak at home vs Rugby Football Club
  • 2L — Oct. 29, 1887 to Oct. 28, 1892
St. John's streak overall vs Rugby Football Club
  • 6L — Oct. 22, 1887 to Oct. 16, 1896

Boxscore


Rugby Football Club coach: Unknown (L)
St. John's coach: Unknown (W)

Game Time Weather in Winnipeg, MB

League Records Set and Approached in WRFC vs STJC
Including known plays over 55 yards

CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR

Sources

  • Manitoba newspapers (Game data)

Contributors

  • Chris Sinclair (Game date, teams, score, location)

Notices

  • Data is missing (Attendance)
  • Data is missing (Boxscore)
  • Data is missing (Game time)
  • Data is missing (Weather)
  • Data is missing (Coach(es))