Chris Szarka

Bio

Full name: Chris Szarka

Born: Feb. 12, 1975 in Calgary, AB (46 years old)

Drafted in 1997 as FB by SSK
13th overall (4th position in 2nd round) from Eastern Illinois.

Last Season (2010) Vitals:
  • Player classification: Non-import
  • Height: 6′ 2″
  • Weight: 225 lbs
  • Position: FB
  • Jersey: #33
Amateur Programs
  • Eastern Illinois
  • Terry Fox HS (Port Coquitlam, BC)
14 Season Career

Active years: 1997–2010
Active teams (1):

  • SSK 1997–2010

229 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 223 regular season games
  • 2 playoff games
  • 4 Grey Cup appearances (1 championship win)
Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
14 seasons
(Rank: T67th,
99th percentile,
14 CFL seasons)
1 team 223
(Rank: T55th,
99th percentile,
223 CFL games)
2 4
1997 SSK FB 33 17 -- 1
1998 SSK FB 33 17 -- 0
1999 SSK FB 33 8 -- 0
2000 SSK FB 33 16 -- 0
2001 SSK FB 33 16 -- 0
2002 SSK FB 33 18 -- 0
2003 SSK FB 33 18 -- 0
2004 SSK FB 33 13 -- 0
2005 SSK FB 33 18 -- 0
2006 SSK FB 33 18 -- 0
2007 SSK FB 33 15 -- 1
2008 SSK FB 33 14 -- 0
2009 SSK FB 33 18 -- 1
2010 SSK FB 33 17 2 1
  • 2002 Team Nominee (SSK) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
  • 2003 Division Finalist (SSK) Most Outstanding Canadian Player
Saskatchewan Roughriders Plaza of Honour

Chris Szarka was inducted in 2014.