Welcome to the home of the Hamilton Tiger-Cat Alumni. Our goal is to build membership and awareness of our Association and to recognize the rich history of football in Hamilton.
It is an ever evolving interactive site for all Tiger-Cat fans to contribute and build through photos, comments and information.
This site is a resource of the history of everything Ti-Cat; from rosters to awards, profiles to statistics plus cards and collectibles. Check out our events page for where to meet some of your favourite alumni.
All current and former CFL & Tiger-Cat players, coaches, management and staff are welcome to apply for membership. We have over 160 members and are continually recruiting. Visit our members’ page for more membership information.
Our site is for fans and alumni, so be sure to participate.
WALL OF HONOUR DINNER
This years Wall of Honour dinner was held on October 24th at Carmen's Banquet Centre.
This year we celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the Canadian Football Hall of Fame. Many of your favourite Tiger-Cat Hall of Famers were in attendance.
WALL OF HONOUR SIGNS FOR SALE!
If you're a big Ti-Cat fan, here's your chance to get a big piece of authentic Tiger-Cat Alumni memorabilia.
For sale are the ORIGINAL Wall of Honour signs that were displayed on the press box at Ivor Wynne stadium.
Signs measure 4' high and length depends on each name. Signs are available for purchase at our ebay store Pick-up only
28TH ANNUAL ALUMNI GOLF TOURNAMENT
The Alumni annual golf tournament took place on June 28th at Sundrim Golf Course in Caledonia. As always, it was a great time and we were blessed with great weather.
Many fans were able to mingle with Alumni on hand. Although no one won the great cash prizes and car for a hole in one, there were many others handed out including a big screen TV. Thanks to all the sponsors and participants and we look forward to seeing all of you again next year!.
WALK OF FAME DINNER
The Cats Claws Fan Club hosted their annual Tiger-Cat Walk of Fame dinner on May 24th at the Renaissance Banquet Centre.
This years inductee into the Walk of Fame was WR Andrew Grigg. The Charlotte Simmons award was presented to both Peter Dyakowski and Ryan Hinds.
Many Alumni were on hand for this years event including Danny McManus, Paul Osbaldiston, Angelo Mosca, Bernie Ruoff, Lee Knight, Bob Krouse, Dave Hack and others.
CANADIAN FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME INDUCTION WEEKEND
The Canadian Football Hall of Fame & Museum held its' annual induction ceremonies in Edmonton the weekend of October 3rd - 5th.
This years inductees included former Tiger-Cat All-Stars WR/KR Earl Winfield and OL Miles Gorrell.
The new inductees brought the total Hall of Fame membership to 264
The Tiger-Cat Alumni are on a quest to collect "Team Memorabilia". We would like to display it on the web-site.
We are are also looking to collect items that you may want to lend or donate to the Alumni Association to put on display in the "Alumni Room" inside the new stadium.
If you have anything you feel may be of interest, please contact us at email@example.com
We are also looking for "Game Program Covers" to complete the set on our web-site. If you have any programs from the past, please scan the cover and name the file with the year and opponent and email to firstname.lastname@example.org
COMMENTS & PHOTOGRAPHS
COMMENTS & PHOTOGRAPHS
Share for your favourite Tiger-Cat memories or photos here on our site.
Tell us about a game, a play, an encounter or send us your personal Tiger-Cat photo and we might post it in the fan submission section on our site.
Alumni can now register or renew their membership online with Pay Pal. You can pay via credit card or through your bank account. Register here.
SEPTEMBER TIGERTALES NEWSLETTER
The September Tigertales is here...your official newsletter for the Hamilton Tiger-Cat Alumni and fans. It's filled with news, events and fun information about the Association and its members. It is available online. Be sure to check it out!
A new stadium will welcome a new era in Hamilton football next year when the Tiger-Cats kick-off the 145th season of football in Hamilton. To celebrate this momentous event, the Alumni have partnered with a renowned sports artist to recognize 75 of the best players to wear a Hamilton uniform.
The painting depicts all of those players inducted into the Hall of Fame Wall of Honour, the Walk of Fame and the recently named All-time team.”
In keeping with the recognition of the upcoming 145th consecutive season of football in Hamilton, there will be limited edition set of 145 high quality prints available for purchase. Each print will be individually signed by Alumni depicted in the painting and that are in attendance at this year’s Wall of Honour dinner.
Prints are originally autographed by 26 players depicted in the painiting to make this the ultimate Tiger-Cat Collectors item! Prints sell for $295 and are available for purchase online and at the Tigertown store at 1 Jarvis St. on December 1st.
ALUMNI LOUNGE FUND
Attention Alumni, we are now fund raising for our new Alumni Lounge for the 2014 season. The lounge will be inside the stadium and will be a great place for all Alumni to mix and mingle and enjoy the game.
We are committed to making it the best Alumni Lounge in the CFL. Funds raised will go towards furnishing and decorating the lounge. You can make your donation right online or contact us at here.
Alumni, please log into the members section of the website and complete your Personal Profile.
It gives you the opportunity to record memories of your playing career and to up-date us on what you have done post career. Complete profiles will be posted on the web-site for all fans to enjoy.
JEFFREY CROONEN PASSES AWAY
CFL Alumnus Jeff Croonen passed away in his sleep on July 29th at the age of 46.
Jeff played in the CFL from 1989 to 1995 including 1 year with the Tiger-Cats in 1991.Jeff retired after receiving a career ending injury while playing for the Ottawa Rough Riders.
Jeff worked as a motivational speaker after retirement from the CFL. He talks about the importance of forgiveness on his website.
Alumni who have passed away in 2013
OTHER CFL NEWS
OTHER CFL NEWS
2013 TIGER-CAT SCHEDULE
The Hamilton Tiger-Cats will be playing their home games at the University of Guelph while our new stadium is being built. For this years schedule, click here.
The 101st Grey Cup will be on on Sunday, November 24th in Regina, Saskatchewan.
Vancouver has recently been announced as the 2014 host.
REMEMBERING IVOR WYNNE STADIUM
Saturday, October 27th 2012 marked the last Tiger-Cat game at Ivor Wynne Stadium. From it's beginning in 1930 as Civic Stadium, built for British Empire Games, the field has played host to over eight decades of Hamilton football.
The Tiger-Cats defeated the Blue Bombers 28 - 18 in front of 29,722 rain soaked fans.