Connie Benson

Conrad Alfred Benson (April 25, 1889 – March 1, 1969) was an Icelandic-Canadian professional ice hockey player. He played for the Portland Rosebuds of the Pacific Coast Hockey Association from 1914 to 1915.[1]

Connie Benson
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Benson with the Portland Rosebuds.
Born (1889-04-25)April 25, 1889
Finsbury, Saskatchewan, Canada
Died March 1, 1969(1969-03-01) (aged 79)
Cook County, Illinois, USA
Height 5 ft 6 in (168 cm)
Weight 165 lb (75 kg; 11 st 11 lb)
Position Defence
Shot Left
Played for Portland Rosebuds
Saskatoon/Moose Jaw Sheiks
Playing career 1909–1930
Benson, at far left, with the 1914–15 Portland Rosebuds.

During the 1913–14 season Benson played with the Phoenix team in the Boundary League in British Columbia.[2] He had also previously played hockey in Winnipeg.

He was the older brother of ice hockey player Robert Benson.


  1. ^ SIHR – Player List
  2. ^ The Sunday Oregonian Dec. 20 1914, pg. 4

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