1st Grey Cup

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1st Grey Cup
Toronto Varsity Blues Toronto Parkdale
(6-0) (3-1)
26 10
Head coach: 
Head coach: 
1234 Total
Toronto Varsity Blues 601010 26
Toronto Parkdale 0910 10
Date December 4, 1909
Stadium Rosedale Field
Location Rosedale, Toronto
Attendance 3,807

The 1st Grey Cup game was played on December 4, 1909, between the University of Toronto Varsity Blues and the Toronto Parkdale Canoe Club. The University of Toronto won the game, 26-6.

The 1909 Varsity Blues, inaugural champions. The Grey Cup is pictured at the front right.

Game summary[edit]

U. of Toronto Varsity Blues (26) - TDs, Hugh Gall, Murray Thomson, Smirle Lawson; cons., Bill Ritchie; singles, Gall (8), Lawson (2).

Toronto Parkdale Canoe Club (6) - TD, Tom Meighan; single, Percy Killaly.