Saskatoon Sports Hall of Fame


Saskatoon Field House, 2020 College Drive, (306) 664-6744

1969 Saskatoon Hilltops

Teams (1986)

Canadian Junior Football Champions


In the 1969 season, the Saskatoon Hilltops and the Regina Rams ended the regular season with six wins and two losses.

The league went back to the two-game total-point final, with the Rams winning the first game 7-3 and the Hilltops winning game two by a score of 20-14 and the round 23-21. The Hilltops captured the western title by beating the Edmonton Wildcats 39-17. The Regina Leader Trophy stayed in the West, thanks to a Hilltop victory over the Ottawa Sooners 28-7.

Front row: Brian Carduner, George Halstead, Lyle Oliver, Julian Kaminsky, Darryl Chambers, George Calder, Mel Hitchings, Phil Mooney, Steve Dionne, Judson Wilms, Doug Barber. Second row:Hal Lacke, Bob Faulkner, Rick Wakeman, Walt Fingler **, Lyle Johnson, Mark Schoenhals, Owen Charmbury, Gord Simle, Third row: Dave Bowler, Stan Polak, Dave Pickett, Gerry Karpenko (Co-Captain), Dough Rudolph (Co-Captain), Bob Korpan, Gord Johnson, Gord Remmen. Fourth row: Frazer Sutherland, Archie Thompson, Gren Smith-Windsor (Coach), Murray Richardson (Coach), Dean Dickson (Head Coach), Oscar Breher (President), Kay MacDonald ** (Manager), Scotty Clark (Trainer), Chuck Porter (Equipment Manager), Clint Sommerfeld, Brent McWillie. Fifth row: Tony Saretsky, Glen Ponomarenko, Jim Seaman **, Larry Giles, Don Bentham, Henry Strelioff, Jim Gabert, Gerry Phillips, Brian Jones, Dave Hansen, Rob Kimpton.

** Deceased