1935 Calgary Bronks season

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1935 Calgary Bronks season
Head coach Carl Cronin
Home field Mewata Stadium
Division place1st, ARFU
Playoff finishLost Western Title Game

The 1935 Calgary Bronks season was the first in franchise history where the team finished in 1st place in the Alberta Rugby Football Union with a 2–0 division record. The Bronks played in the Western Title game, but lost to the eventual Grey Cup champion, the Winnipegs.


Exhibition games

Sept 4vs. Sarnia Imperials (ORFU)39-0Loss0–1
Sept 11vs. Sarnia Imperials (ORFU)17-2Loss0–2
Sept 21vs. Regina Roughriders7–1 [1] Loss0–3
Oct 5at Regina Roughriders23–0 [2] Loss0–4
Oct 24vs. Edmonton Hi-Grads31-3Win1–4

Regular season


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Oct 9vs. University of Alberta26–0Win1–0
Oct 19at University of Alberta40–10 [3] Win2–0


Western Semi-FinalNov 2vs. Vancouver Meralomas14–0 [4] Win
Western Title GameNov 9at Winnipegs7–0 [5] Loss

See also

List of Calgary Bronks (football) seasons

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  1. https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=MPVlAAAAIBAJ&sjid=CokNAAAAIBAJ&pg=4968%2C2379535 The Vancouver Sun – Sep 23, 1935
  2. https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=PPVlAAAAIBAJ&sjid=CokNAAAAIBAJ&pg=5182%2C4024180 The Vancouver Sun – Oct 7, 1935
  3. https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=kR1kAAAAIBAJ&sjid=NXsNAAAAIBAJ&pg=1663%2C5815029 The Calgary Daily Herald – Oct 21, 1935
  4. https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=J4pTAAAAIBAJ&sjid=RDgNAAAAIBAJ&pg=2502%2C417200 The Leader-Post – Nov 4, 1935
  5. https://news.google.com/newspapers?id=LYpTAAAAIBAJ&sjid=RDgNAAAAIBAJ&pg=1322%2C1261575 The Leader-Post – Nov 12, 1935