Whitman Tucker

Inducted in 1993

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College Team: University of Western Ontario
Whit Tucker was all-city in football and basketball and received the Royal Arcanum trophy as Windsor’s outstanding high school athlete in 1959.

       At the University of Western, Tucker was named a Senior Intercolligate All-Star halfback and a Western Most Valuable Player in 1961.

       In 1967, Tucker had four consecutive 100-yard games and amassed 1,171 that season.

       In Ottawa, Tucker became known as a game breaker – averaging 22.4 yards per reception. Tucker scored touchdowns on 19 per cent of his receptions and was runner-up for the Outstanding Canadian award in 1968.

       Whit Tucker is a member of the University of Western Ontario Hall of Fame.


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College Team: University of Western Ontario



Playing Career
Ottawa Rough Riders
1962 - 1970

Awards/Honours

—Gruen Award Most Outstanding Rookie in the Eastern Division
1962

—All-Eastern Flanker (Wide Receiver)
1967

—All-Canadian Flanker (Wide Receiver)
1967

—Grey Cup Participation
1966, 1968, 1969

—Grey Cup Winning Teams
1968, 1969


Class of 1993
—Peter Dalla Riva
—Herm Harrison
—Whitman Tucker
—Samuel Berger