Ottawa City 19 @ McGill University Rugby Club 19

Game Details

  • Week 4
  • Host stadium in Montreal, QC unknown.

Game Notes

Dispute between officials whether a goal for McGill was good let Ottawa to agree to drop a point for a 19-19 tie in order to avoid a McGill protest. Both captains agreed.

Game called early due to darkness; declared a draw even though Ottawa was in front 20-19 at the time.

Chris Sinclair
1896 and 1897 McGill and Ottawa Matchups
1896Week 6McG 31 @ OTT 4
1897Week 4OTT 19 @ McG 19
Week 7McG @ OTT

Rugby Club record vs Ottawa City (Regular Season)

Last decade (1888 to 1897)
  • at McGill 0–0–1 (0.500)
  • at Ottawa 1–1–0 (0.500)
  • McGill Total 1–1–1 (0.500)
All-time (through 1897)
  • at McGill 0–0–1 (0.500)
  • at Ottawa 1–1–0 (0.500)
  • McGill Total 1–1–1 (0.500)

Streaks as of Oct. 23, 1897 (Regular Season)

Rugby Club streak at home vs Ottawa City
Rugby Club streak overall vs Ottawa City

Boxscore

Linescore
1stH 2ndH Final
Ottawa City 7 13 19
Rugby Club 18 1 19

Ottawa City coach: Unknown (T)
Rugby Club coach: Unknown (T)

Ottawa City (2-1-1) Next vs Rugby Club Nov 06
Rugby Club (1-1-1) Next @ Rugby Club Oct 30

Game Time Weather in Montreal, QC

Stadium location is unknown so weather conditions are unavailable.

League Records Set and Approached in OTT @ McG
Including known plays over 55 yards

CategoryCurrent
Rank
Original
Rank
ValuePersonRecord Held Span OR

Sources

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Contributors

  • Robert Sproule (Game information (score, attendance, location))
  • Chris Sinclair

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