1902 in Canadian football

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Canadian Football News in 1902[edit]

The Hamilton Tigers ceased operations after one game, citing poor player turnout and a lack of ticket revenue. Consequently, Toronto Argonauts and Ottawa Rough Riders were the only two teams to play in the Ontario Rugby Football Union this season.

Regular season[edit]

Final regular season standings[edit]

Note: GP = Games Played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties, PF = Points For, PA = Points Against, Pts = Points

Ontario Rugby Football Union[1]
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Ottawa Rough Riders 2 2 0 0 29 4 4
Toronto Argonauts 3 1 2 0 21 32 2
Hamilton Tigers 1 0 1 0 3 17 0
Quebec Rugby Football Union[2]
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
University of Ottawa 6 6 0 0 126 12 12
Brockville Football Club 6 2 4 0 58 76 4
Montreal Football Club 6 2 4 0 38 85 4
Britannia Football Club 6 2 4 0 28 77 4
Intercollegiate Rugby Football Union
Team GP W L T Pts
McGill Redmen 4 2 1 1 5
Varsity Blues 4 2 2 0 4
Queen's University 4 1 2 1 3

*Bold text means that they have clinched the playoffs

Manitoba Rugby Football Union
Team GP W L T PF PA Pts
Winnipeg Rowing Club 4 4 0 0 52 12 8
Winnipeg Football Club 4 2 2 0 36 45 4
St.John's Rugby Football Club 4 0 4 0 37 68 0

League Champions[edit]

Football Union League Champion
CIRFU McGill University
ORFU Ottawa Rough Riders
QRFU Ottawa College
MRFU Winnipeg Rowing Club

Playoffs[edit]

Dominion Championship[edit]

November 15

1902 Dominion Championship Game: Ottawa College Grounds - Ottawa, Ontario

Ottawa Rough Riders 5 Ottawa College 0
Ottawa Rough Riders are the 1902 Dominion Champions

References[edit]

Preceded by
1901 in Canadian football
Canadian football seasons Succeeded by
1903 in Canadian football