10 Results for tag: Toronto Argonauts Alumni

Cauz: Argos short-lived dynasty of the 90s was one for the ages

July 18, 2017 Matthew Cauz/CFL.ca The next time we humans will be able to see Halley’s Comet is in 2061 as it only comes around Earth every 75-76 years. When trying to come up with how I feel about or remember the 1996 and 1997 Toronto Argonauts the first image that leaps to my mind is Halley’s Comet. No one saw it coming, it was a glorious specta... More

Pinball: Representing Canada ‘sentimentally sacred’

June 27, 2017 Chris O'Leary Senior Writer CFL.ca Seventeen years after retiring as a player, the accolades continue to pile up for Michael ‘Pinball’ Clemons. That doesn’t mean he gets used to them. Upon learning that the Toronto Argonauts had selected him as the player they’d honour Canada Day weekend with a t-shirt, Clemons said he felt ... More

19th Annual Argo Alumni Association Golf Fun Day

Mon., June 5, 2017 – 12:30 pm shotgun Eagle Ridge Golf Course, Georgetown Is there anything better in these dreary days of winter than to think of the dawning of spring and the 19th Annual Argo Alumni Association Golf Fun Day!!! 11 :00 am - Registration & BBQ Lunch 12:15 pm - To Designated Holes 12:30 - Shotgun Start 6:00 pm ... More

Chad Kackert Announces Retirement From Football on Instagram

Max Rosenberg @maxmillien While no official word has come from the Toronto Argonauts, RB Chad Kackert took to Instagram on Friday evening to seemingly announce his retirement from football. Stating he now, “used to play football”. Kackert is most known for his performance in the 100th Grey Cup where he earned Grey Cup MVP. Here ... More

CFLAA Legends of the Game Profile – Hank Ilesic

Known as one of the all-time great punters in league history, Hank Ilesic used his booming kicks to carve out a very successful 19 year CFL career. What makes this story unique is that the 6 foot 1 inch IIesic, joined his hometown Eskimos right after graduating from St. Joseph's High School in Edmonton at the age of 17 IIesic went on to be a two time CFL ... More

Argos OL Wayne Smith announces retirement

April 28, 2017 Argonauts Staff TORONTO – After 12 seasons in the Canadian Football League, offensive lineman Wayne Smith has announced his retirement from professional football. Originally selected by the Hamilton Tiger-Cats first overall in the in the 2014 CFL Draft, Smith went on to suit up for 183 regular season games, eight playoff games and ... More

6th Annual Toronto Argos Alumni Association Reunion

6th Annual Reunion April 19, 2017 Royal Woodbine Golf Club Going on for six years now, the Association’s Annual Reunion has become a destination-event that provides the opportunity to mingle with other teammates, develop networking opportunities and connect with team officials. It’s also a great time to renew your valuable alumni association ... More

Toronto Argonaut Alumni Darrell K. Smith passes at the age of 55

February 14th, 2016 Article and Photo by: Friends of the Argonauts Fan Club It is with great sadness we report that former Argonaut, Darrell K. Smith passed away from cancer last night at his home in Atlanta at the age of 55. Long time Argos fans will remember the tremendously charismatic #1 as an incredible slotback, playing 7 years with the ... More

Help Rick Sowieta tackle cancer!

By Sowieta Family Support Rick by clicking on the link below https://www.youcaring.com/ricksowieta-732047?fb_action_ids=10154109344522190&fb_action_types=youcaringcom%3Adonate Rick Sowieta Story In February 2016 Rick and his family’s worlds were turned upside down when he was diagnosed with stage 3 inoperable pancreatic cancer. ... More

LEGENDS MICHAEL CLEMONS AND PETER MARTIN NAMED CFL ALUMNI MEN OF THE YEAR

October 25th, 2016 TORONTO – The CFL Alumni Association (CFLAA) is pleased to announce that former Toronto Argonaut players Michael “Pinball” Clemons and Peter Martin are the co-winners of the CFL Alumni Man of the Year Award. The CFLAA will present the prestigious award to the two outstanding Toronto Argonauts alumni during the Grey Cup ... More