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  Victoria Steelers/Tyees (1966- 1967)

 

Years of Operation: 1966

 

Overall Record

 

First Game:

 

First Win:

 

Final Game:

 

League Affiliation:  

Pacific Football League (1966)

Continental Football League (1967)

 

Team Headquarters:

Suite 200, 1029 Douglas Street

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

 

Team Colors:  Red & White

Ownership: Pat Frumento (Pres); Ken Hole (VP); Jack Patrick (VP)

 

General Manager: Bill Bowes

 

Coaches: Don McKeta (HC); Fred Forsberg (AC); Kurt Gegner (AC); Joe Carver (AC); Steve Bramwell (AC); Dick Wetterauer (AC)

 

Home Field(s): Royal Athletic Park

 

Honors

 

All-League

Fred Forsberg, LB (1967 Pacific All-Star)

 

Victoria's head coach and assistants took over the franchise after seven games when it became apparent the front office was not fulfilling its obligations.  The team was renamed the "Tyees" for it's remaining five games.

 

1967 Statistics (click)

1967 Roster (click)

1966 Schedule/Results (0-6):  
Sep 10 - Eugene Bombers 12-42
Sep 17 - Seattle Ramblers 0-20
Sep 25 @ Portland Thunderbirds 12-38
Oct 1 @ Tacoma Tyees 26-28
Oct 9 @ Edmonds Warriors 14-30
Oct 16 - Eugene Bombers 6-23
   
Nov 6 - Edmonds Warriors  
   
   
1967 Schedule/Results (4-8):  
Aug 12 - Seattle Ramblers cancel
Aug 19 - Seattle Cavaliers 19-7
Aug 26 @ Orange County Ramblers 3-52
Sep 2 @ Seattle Rangers 19-10
Sep 9 - San Jose Apaches 2-29
Sep 23 - Eugene Bombers 17-26
Oct 1 - Sacramento Buccaneers 10-24
Oct 7 - Eugene Bombers 6-40
Oct 14 @ Orange County Ramblers 16-14
Oct 29 @ Sacramento Buccaneers 14-3
Nov 4 - San Jose Apaches 9-33
Nov 11 @ Sacramento Buccaneers 10-7
Nov 19 - Eugene Bombers 7-20
Dec 2 - Seattle Rangers 7-10
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
 

 

   
   
   
   

 

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