Articles by: Alexander McComb

The game is non-stop action for LB Hadden

The game is non-stop action for LB Hadden

April 8, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

At some positions in football, you won’t always be a part of the play. That’s not the case for linebackers. Linebackers need to be everywhere and anywhere at the snap of the ball; that is the reason why Class of 2022 Robert Bateman Timberwolves linebacker Andrew Hadden fell in loveRead More

RB Shabani feels most like himself on the gridiron

RB Shabani feels most like himself on the gridiron

April 7, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

While some feel nervous, scared or anxious out on the football field, others seem to have a knack for turning the game into their own little safe haven. Their home away from home. That’s exactly the case for Class of 2021 St. Matthew running back Salem Shabani. THIS ARTICLE ISRead More

K/P Musavuli uses football as education

K/P Musavuli uses football as education

April 5, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

While some football players use sport as an escape from their education, there are others who use sport to get even more from it. One of those knowledge-hungry student-athletes is Class of 2021 St. Matthew Tigers kicker/punter Gerard Musavuli. The prospect of out Canada’s capital city says that the numberRead More

RB Ellis excels despite having little football experience

RB Ellis excels despite having little football experience

April 4, 2020 at 12:00 pmby 0 comments

There are football players that start playing at seven years old. There are football players that start playing at 16 years old. Coaches used to think that a difference in football experience mattered for potential performance. Student-athletes like class of 2021 Yorkton Regional High School Raiders running back Garrett EllisRead More

OL Maddigan wants to tear his competition apart

OL Maddigan wants to tear his competition apart

April 4, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Many coaches say that athletes must have a good balance between speed, power, explosiveness and agility. But sometimes, you just have to blow someone up with pure, blunt strength. Class of 2022 Salisbury Composite High School Sabres offensive tackle Landon Maddigan couldn’t agree more. THIS ARTICLE IS EXCLUSIVE TO CFCINSIDER MEMBERSRead More

DB Sidlofsky has motivation written all over him

DB Sidlofsky has motivation written all over him

March 29, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

In a high level of sport, it can be a challenge to stay motivated when you’re overlooked as “too small”. Class of 2022 Toronto Jr. Argos and Northern Secondary School safety knows this narrative all too well. He reminds himself of all the doubters every time he looks down atRead More

Football journey started with his mother says DB Bjorgan

Football journey started with his mother says DB Bjorgan

March 26, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

For a lot of young kids, their football careers started because they either watched games on television and were inspired or they just found that it could be an excellent outlet to relieve stress as an outlet in their stressful lives. Class of 2021 Mount Boucherie Secondary School Bears defensiveRead More

Team atmosphere is the winning blueprint for QB Ruppert

Team atmosphere is the winning blueprint for QB Ruppert

March 24, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

In business and in sport, culture is what brings success. A football team’s record is only as good as it’s culture and team atmosphere, and class of 2022 St. Francis Xavier Rams quarterback Hayden Ruppert concurs. THIS ARTICLE IS EXCLUSIVE TO CFCINSIDER MEMBERS CFCINSIDER SILVER MEMBERSHIP Prospect Recruiting Profiles, NCAA/URead More

There is no premium for physicality according to DB Armitage

There is no premium for physicality according to DB Armitage

March 12, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Some athletes just have that instinct in them that makes them want to hit everything that comes their way. Some may be more timid and shy towards contact and aggressiveness. Class of 2020 Lord Beaverbrook High School defensive back Mitchell Armitage says he is the former. Armitage explains how hisRead More

There is no quit in DB Dorsey

There is no quit in DB Dorsey

March 4, 2020 at 12:00 pmby 0 comments

Playing defensive back takes a special kind of crazy to play. You have to be above average at not just one part of the game, but about three. Class of 2022 CEGEP defensive back Jamaru Dorsey says that the level of work and versatility is the reason he fell inRead More

Football is in REC Geddes’s family roots

Football is in REC Geddes’s family roots

March 2, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

It’s not uncommon for a father and son to share a bond through football, especially when the son follows in the father’s footsteps of becoming a player. Even for some families, football became a part of a bigger story. A story about family. Class of 2022 North Battleford Comprehensive HighRead More

DB Donnan loves being the island

DB Donnan loves being the island

February 23, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

To be an effective and dominant defensive back, one must be capable of locking up receivers on big plays. One is often isolated and has to play on an “island”. Class of 2022 Austin O’Brien Crusaders defensive back Liam Donnan says he can’t wait for that “island” pressure on gameRead More

Brotherhood is important for LB Macuana

Brotherhood is important for LB Macuana

February 21, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Why does one play football? Is it because of the physicality? The notoriety? The post-secondary opportunities? Most players would tell you that each of these factors have their place, however, Class of 2021 linebacker Jalph “J.P.” Macuana out of Melville in Saskatchewan says that the camaraderie between the young menRead More

Special teams can change the game says CFC10 K/P Nagler

Special teams can change the game says CFC10 K/P Nagler

February 19, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

If you think back to some of the greatest moments in Super Bowl history, last second field goals are up there. Former New England Patriots kicker Adam Vinatieri’s 48-yard field goal to win Super Bowl XXXVI comes to mind. However, missing crucial field goals also proves the thesis that specialRead More

REC Kasslack can play anywhere on the field

REC Kasslack can play anywhere on the field

February 15, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Playing football requires certain skill sets for certain positions. But what if you had multiple skill sets that fit more than one position? For Class of 2022 St. Thomas Aquinas Raiders receiver William Kasslack, that has been the story his entire career. THIS ARTICLE IS EXCLUSIVE TO CFCINSIDER MEMBERS CFCINSIDERRead More

LB Jiao says unison is key

LB Jiao says unison is key

February 12, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

When you play a sport with as many moving parts as football, communication and consistency is pivotal for victory. These are the keys for Class of 2020 linebacker Howard Jiao out of Centennial in B.C. anytime he hits the gridiron. CFCINSIDER SILVER MEMBERSHIP Prospect Recruiting Profiles, NCAA/U Sports Offers Page,Read More

K/P Wilson lives for big moments

K/P Wilson lives for big moments

February 5, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

There’s three seconds remaining in the game. Your team is in enemy territory and down by two points. Who are you going to be put all of your hopes, prayers and trust in? The kicker. Class of 2022 Sandwich Secondary School Sabres kicker and punter Matthew Wilson says the rushRead More

QB Sam enjoys every minute of the game

QB Sam enjoys every minute of the game

February 2, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

There are many reasons why a young athlete may be motivated to play football. Fame, family interests, money, just to name a few. Class of 2021 Scarborough Thunder quarterback Kayrus Sam says he just enjoys playing and throwing the pigskin around. THIS ARTICLE IS EXCLUSIVE TO CFCINSIDER MEMBERS CFCINSIDER SILVERRead More

DE Bedada’s teammates are family to him

DE Bedada’s teammates are family to him

February 1, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Football requires many athletes to form a team. A by-product of constantly being around and supporting more than 20, sometimes 100, teammates is a life-long bond that is often cherished forever. Class of 2022 Henry Wise Wood defensive end Gideon Bedada says that he felt that bond through football. THISRead More

Football is a chess match for REC Mostafa

Football is a chess match for REC Mostafa

February 1, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Some say, to play football you have to be fast. Others would say that strength is crucial to be successful. But for those who are like Class of 2021 receiver Ahmed Mostafa out of Lillian Osborne in Edmonton, football is all that and more. THIS ARTICLE IS EXCLUSIVE TO CFCINSIDERRead More

OL Parent says football is a lineman’s game

OL Parent says football is a lineman’s game

January 31, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Five people, committed to one goal: Protect little brother back there, the quarterback. Class of 2023 offensive guard Tyler Parent out of Windsor believes that this camaraderie among five brothers is what makes football “a lineman’s game”. THIS ARTICLE IS EXCLUSIVE TO CFCINSIDER MEMBERS CFCINSIDER SILVER MEMBERSHIP Prospect Recruiting Profiles NCAA/URead More

Football is more mental than physical for OL Sye

Football is more mental than physical for OL Sye

January 31, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Someone, somewhere once said that football is more of a mental game, making quick, effective decisions rather than a physical game. Class of 2021 Terry Fox High School centre Jordan Rye couldn’t agree more. THIS ARTICLE IS EXCLUSIVE TO CFCINSIDER MEMBERS CFCINSIDER SILVER MEMBERSHIP Prospect Recruiting Profiles NCAA/U Sports OffersRead More

QB Boschetti welcomes pressure

QB Boschetti welcomes pressure

January 21, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Most quarterbacks will tell you that if they were to choose between having pressure versus having little to no pressure, they’re going to choose the former. They want to compete. The same can be said about Class of 2021 quarterback Nick Boschetti, who cherishes the opportunity to lead the MotherRead More

 
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