Articles by: Adrien Montoya

Nic Pereira; “Hard Work Over Talent”

Nic Pereira; “Hard Work Over Talent”

July 1, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

It is during our childhood that we create the most vigorous love for sports. And, for Nic Pereira, his love for football began under the Friday Night Lights as he cheered on his older brother. “My brother played football so I would always go watch his games, and wanted toRead More

Julian Curia: Weapon X

Julian Curia: Weapon X

May 29, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

During the past three seasons, Huron Heights’ phenom Julian Curia has been a defensive coordinator’ worst nightmare. He is small in stature but more stringent than nails. He has the vision to play running back and the speed to play wide receiver. Seemingly, there is nothing the young man cannotRead More

Jean Olivier Pitte ‘leaving it all on the field’ for senior year

Jean Olivier Pitte ‘leaving it all on the field’ for senior year

May 22, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Jean Olivier Pitte is a man of action and few words, but action speaks louder than words. Unlike most football players, Pitte did not begin his football career at a young age. As a matter of fact, he was playing other sport before even thinking of getting on the gridiron.Read More

Nathan Smallwood: DB Prodigy

Nathan Smallwood: DB Prodigy

May 18, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Nathan Smallwood lives and breathes football ever since his father showed him the game. Growing up, his parents, but especially his father, was involved in Smallwood’s football career.

Kaleb Chassie’s love for the game goes far beyond football

Kaleb Chassie’s love for the game goes far beyond football

May 14, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Kaleb Chassie fell in love with the game of football a long time ago, and the fire in his belly still burns strong. “I have been watching football as long as I can remember, but watching didn’t provide enough of a thrill. Football was always something that I wanted toRead More

Owen Hubert is a coachable talent

Owen Hubert is a coachable talent

May 13, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Typically, talented people think they can get away with skipping practice, not listening to their coaches because their pure undisputed raw talent will make up for their lack of attention to details, but that is not the case for Owen Hubert. Hubert plays linebacker for the Norwood Knights and PeterboroughRead More

Isaac Birdsell-Tyndale: Mighty Warrior

Isaac Birdsell-Tyndale: Mighty Warrior

May 7, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Isaac Birdsell-Tyndale may be small in stature, but he is a mighty warrior once he steps across the white lines. The young running back from the Miller Marauders is not afraid of contact either.  

Logan Grossman: Mature beyond his years

Logan Grossman: Mature beyond his years

May 3, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Quarterback is the most difficult position in all of sports, so it takes a unique individual to play it at a high level. Riverview High School’s Logan Grossman is one of those exceptional individuals.    

Edgerrin Williams looking to have ‘breakout’ year

Edgerrin Williams looking to have ‘breakout’ year

April 21, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Many adjectives come to mind to describe Edgerrin Williams, but only one fits: winner. “Edgerrin has won a championship every year of high school. He is a winner and will consistently rise to the occasion when playing in critical situations. In our 2016 HWCDSB championship his interception in the endRead More

Noah Penfold; “willing to do whatever it takes”

Noah Penfold; “willing to do whatever it takes”

April 16, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Noah Penfold is different than your typical 17-year-old because he understands the sacrifices that greatness on the football field requires. “Noah is like any other 17-year-old man. When he’s not playing, he’s doing schoolwork, working, hanging out with friends and family. What is unlike others is his dedication to hisRead More

Eli Hetlinger (8) (credit: Trevor Spaulding)

QB Eli Hetlinger “Football means everything to me”

November 26, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Quarterback is a physically, mentally, and emotionally demanding position that only a selected few can play at a very high level, and Eli Hetlinger is amongst those few.  

A simple choice has grown into full love affair for DL/OL Ingram

A simple choice has grown into full love affair for DL/OL Ingram

September 11, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

“First year of high school, I wanted to join a sport, and I just chose football,” says Jesiah Ingram. But after years of grueling practices, hard work, and dedication, what was once a spark has become an eternal furnace burning inside the young man. “We need to get him inRead More

2017 High School Team Previews (ON): Korah Colts banking on fresh blood

2017 High School Team Previews (ON): Korah Colts banking on fresh blood

August 12, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the start of the high school season, we will be posting high school team previews from June to September as part of our comprehensive season coverage. Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) has tapped into our network of coaches to produce high school team previews for the 2017 season. The #CFCteampreviewsRead More

Xavier Tremblay (3)

Young pack leader QB dreaming big

June 6, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

The 15-year-old St-Eustache native, Xavier Tremblay,  just finished a rookie season filled with many exciting experiences. His first season in the Juvenile 1 division, he was the starting pivot and he took his team to the championship game. (image: #3 Xavier Tremblay | photo credit: Marco Perron) From the ageRead More

CFC100 OL Burns is a student of the game

CFC100 OL Burns is a student of the game

May 22, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Taylor Burns is a monster in the trenches. He has rare quickness for a man his size (6’4, 300), which coupled with his athleticism and strength makes him a nightmare matchup. But the real kicker is that despite his athletic gifts, he is humble. “I can do anything the coachesRead More

Dinos announce 2017 recruiting class: DB’s, Linebackers

Dinos announce 2017 recruiting class: DB’s, Linebackers

April 24, 2017 at 7:07 pmby 0 comments

CALGARY – Ahead of this weekend’s Spring Camp at McMahon Stadium, the University of Calgary Dinos football team is pleased to announce its recruiting class for the 2017 season. Today, we introduce 14 players at the linebacker and defensive back positions, part of the overall recruiting class of 45 thatRead More

Reignings Awah chases an opposing QB

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): LB/DE Awah overcomes every challenge

April 11, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Reignings Awah has had to overcome a lot to get to where he is today. Personal issues at home forced him to miss some time, financial crisis forced a school to stop its football program, and due to eligibility reasons (after transferring schools) he had to sit out another season.Read More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): Erik Johnson is a freakish athlete

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): Erik Johnson is a freakish athlete

April 2, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Erik Johnson may just be a sophomore, but he has already an impressive resume that compares favorably to most seniors. The young man is an athlete capable of breaking any game open by catching, running, or returning kicks or punts. He has played football for seven years and has accumulated aRead More

#3 Dylan Tabone, HTHS (photo courtesy of Dylan Tabone)

QB Tabone makes an impressive statement

November 13, 2016 at 5:38 amby 0 comments

At 6’3 and 175lbs, Dylan Tabone makes an impressive statement on the field as quarterback for the for Harrison Trimble high school (HTHS) Varsity football team in New Brunswick.

A 16 year old on the Junior National Team

A 16 year old on the Junior National Team

August 29, 2016 at 5:46 amby 0 comments

Charles-Émile Bouchard Positions: DE Height/Weight: 6’3  220 lbs Teams: Centurions St-Féliciens Commitment: Collège Notre-Dame-de-Foy Official Visits: none Consideration: open Class: 2019 In recent years, the quality of football players in Quebec has reached a standard of international recognition. On July 10, at the 2016 IFAF U19 World Championship held inRead More

#CFC50 high school preview (QC): Another perfect season?

#CFC50 high school preview (QC): Another perfect season?

August 27, 2016 at 6:16 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Canadafootballchat.com is previewing high school teams from across the nation throughout the summer.  As the previews are announced, you can find them here on CFC. What is #CFC50 #CFC50 is the Twitter hashtag to use if you want to get involved in the discussion or just follow along. If youRead More