The Saskatchewan Roughriders enjoyed a profitable 2017–their first season at their brand new home.
The team’s annual general meeting was held on Wednesday night and it shows a profit of $781,930.
A key reason for the performance were gate receipts of $16.7 million dollars.
The team continues to see people purchase Rider merchandise as “Canada’s team” recorded sales of $6.8 million which is an increase of $612,000 from the year before.
Wayne Morsky was re-elected as chair with two new members being named to the Board of Directors. They are MacKenzie Firby and Douglas Hodson.
Staying on the board are Arnie Arnott, Randy Beattie, Barry Clarke, Rhonda Ekstrom, Terri Harris, Dave Pettigrew, Jeff Stusek and Rob Vanderhooft