Robert “Bud” Korchak

Bio

Full name: Robert Borden Korchak

Nickname: Bud

Born: Aug. 15, 1927 in Winnipeg, MB

Died: Feb. 5, 2010

Last Season (1957) Vitals:
  • Height: 5′ 9″
  • Weight: 190 lbs
  • Position: HB, K
  • Jersey: #92
Amateur Programs
  • Elmwood Int.
  • St. John's Grads Jr.
  • Isaac Newton HS (Winnipeg, MB)
9 Season Career with WPG, MTL, OTT, CGY

Active years: 1949–1957

113 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 110 regular season games
  • 3 Grey Cup appearances (0 championship wins)
Winnipeg Blue Bombers WFC Hall of Fame

Robert “Bud” Korchak was inducted into the Player wing in 1996.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
9 seasons
(Rank: T317th,
97th percentile,
11 CFL seasons)
4 teams 110
(Rank: T919th,
91st percentile,
110 CFL games)
0 3
1949 WPG E, HB 96 12 -- 0
1950 WPG FW, K 34 13 -- 1
1951 WPG E, K 34 14 -- 0
1952 WPG E 96 16 -- 0
1953 WPG E, K 96 16 -- 1
1954 WPG E, FW 89 11 -- 0
1955 MTL FW, K 76 10 -- 1
  WPG E, K -- 0 -- 0
  1955 Total 2 Teams     10 -- 1
1956 MTL E, K 76 4 -- 0
  OTT E, K 87,95 6 -- 0
  1956 Total 2 Teams     10 -- 0
1957 CGY HB, K 92 8 -- 0