This is the 1996-97 Ontario Universities Athletics Association season. The following season it changed its name to Ontario University Athletics (OUA).

 1995-96 OUAA Season  :  1997-98 OUA Season
 1996-97 AUAA Season  :  1996-97 CWUAA Season
 1997 University Cup

Standings[edit | edit source]

Team                         GP    W    L    T   GF    GA     P 
Far East
UQTR Patriotes               26    21   3    2   156   66     44
McGill Redmen                26    14   10   2   127   93     30
Ottawa Gee-Gees              26    13   12   1   91    100    27
Concordia Stingers           26    11   13   2   104   130    24
Mid East
Guelph Gryphons              26    21   4    1   133   63     43
Toronto Varsity Blues        26    14   10   2   123   102    30
Queen's Golden Gaels         26    4    18   4   71    151    12
RMC Paladins                 26    2    21   3   75    156    7
Mid West
York Yeomen                  26    14   9    3   116   96     31
Laurentian Voyageurs         26    14   12   0   116   92     28
Brock Badgers                26    8    16   2   105   133    18
Ryerson Rams                 26    3    21   2   62    153    8
Far West
Waterloo Warriors            26    18   8    0   115   77     36
Windsor Lancers              26    15   8    3   134   101    33
Western Ontario Mustangs     26    15   11   0   115   89     30
Wilfred Laurier Golden Hawks 26    6    17   3   63    104    15

Playoffs[edit | edit source]

First Round[edit | edit source]

Sudden death

  • McGill 7 Ottawa 2
  • Toronto 7 Queens 3
  • Laurentian 4 Brock 2
  • Western 6 Windsor 2

Byes: UQTR, Guelph, York, Waterloo.

Quarter-Finals[edit | edit source]

Best of 3

  • UQTR beat McGill 2 wins to 1 (3-4, 4-1, 7-6)
  • Guelph beat Toronto 2 wins to none (7-2 , 4-3)
  • York beat Laurentian 2 wins to none (4-2, 9-5)
  • Western Ontario beat Waterloo 2 wins to none (6-2, 5-3)

Semi-Finals[edit | edit source]

Sudden death

  • Guelph 3 UQTR 1
  • York 5 Western Ontario 4

Queen's Cup Final[edit | edit source]

Sudden death

  • Guelph 3 York 0


Guelph Gryphons (as conference champion) and York Yeomen (claiming QSSF berth) advanced to the 1997 University Cup playoffs.

Team Photos[edit | edit source]

Game Ads[edit | edit source]


See Also[edit | edit source]

List of OUA Seasons

Sources[edit | edit source]

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