Tony Golab

Bio

Full name: Tony Golab

Born: Jan. 17, 1919 in Windsor, ON

Died: Oct. 16, 2016

Last Season (1950) Vitals:
  • Position: HB
  • Jersey: #72
Amateur Programs
  • Kennedy HS (Windsor, ON)
8 Season Career with OTT

Active years: 1939–1940, 1945–1950

63 career games (See notes for restrictions)

  • 60 regular season games
  • 3 Grey Cup appearances (0 championship wins)
3 Grey Cup Appearances
  • 1941 Winner (OTT) Lionel Conacher Award (CP Male Athlete of the Year)
Canadian Football Hall of Fame

Tony Golab was inducted into the Player wing in 1964 (CFHoF profile).

Ontario Sports Hall of Fame

Tony Golab was inducted into the Player wing in 1997.

Canada's Sports Hall of Fame

Tony Golab was inducted into the Player wing in 1975.

Season Team Position Jersey Regular
GP
Playoff
GP
Grey Cup
GP
8 seasons
(Rank: T922nd,
91st percentile,
8 CFL seasons)
1 team 60
(Rank: T2128th,
80th percentile,
60 CFL games)
0 3
1939 OTT HB 72 4 -- 1
1940 OTT FW, HB 3 -- 1
1945 OTT HB 3 -- 0
1946 OTT HB 72 12 -- 0
1947 OTT HB, P 72 10 -- 0
1948 OTT HB 72 11 -- 1
1949 OTT FW, HB 72 6 -- 0
1950 OTT HB 72 11 -- 0