Articles by: Adrien Montoya

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Logan Potter’s multisport talent transfers to the football field

September 14, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Logan Potter is a football junkie. “I always played a lot of sports as a kid, and my mom suggested football so once I started playing, I began to love the sport. It is basically my life and what I focus my whole life around,” says Potter. He has aRead More

Match de football, Juvénile Div.1 du 14 octobre 2017. Cactus du CND (0) vs Blizzard du SSF (47)

QB Girard is a quiet, but effective leader

September 13, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Thomas Girard does not care about his stats as long as his team wins. Not just games, but championships.

#84 Sam Davenport (Photo Credit: Rick MacDonald Photography)

Football is ‘medicine’ for Sam Davenport

September 11, 2018 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Sam Davenport is an all-around student-athlete. The young man has been honour rolls, effort rolls, and athlete of the months and year. In Grades nine and 10, he was named Defensive Back of the Year. In Grade 11, he was a Conference-All Star. In Grade 10, he was the MVPRead More

Football beats out hockey in the end for LB Novak

Football beats out hockey in the end for LB Novak

September 9, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Lane Novak’s football career began with a unique plot twist. “When I first started playing football it was actually to toughen me up so I could be a better hockey player. My parents thought playing football would make me more aggressive on the ice. But, I fell in love withRead More

Stephen Woit is a man amongst boys

Stephen Woit is a man amongst boys

September 8, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Stephen Woit did not choose football. Football picked him. It all began when he was a child attending his older brother’s practices and games. Since then, Woit has never regretted strapping on the pads and getting on the gridiron.  

Sebastian Hansen’s versatility will take him far

Sebastian Hansen’s versatility will take him far

September 7, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

6’2, 185-pound athlete, Sebastian Hansen, is the epitome of a student-athlete. He is a terrific football player, an otherworldly athlete, and an even better student. “Sebastian is a not only a great football player on both sides of the ball and an excellent punter/kicker but is a young man ofRead More

CFC100 OL Cameron Friesen has NCAA potential

CFC100 OL Cameron Friesen has NCAA potential

September 6, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

CFC100 Cameron Friesen is quickly becoming a perfect offensive lineman. He is big, strong, athletic, intelligent, and mature beyond his years.

William McCulloch takes every opportunity to be a game changer

William McCulloch takes every opportunity to be a game changer

September 6, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

William McCulloch’s takes aspiration from NFL legendary coach Vince Lombardi. There are two powerful quotes from the coach that stands out to McCulloch. “Leaders are made, they are not born. They are made by hard effort, which is the price which all of us must pay to achieve any goalRead More

Nic Pereira inspired by ‘Friday Night Lights’

Nic Pereira inspired by ‘Friday Night Lights’

September 2, 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 is 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

QB Chris Caldwell is a surgical passer who just wins games

QB Chris Caldwell is a surgical passer who just wins games

August 29, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Pundits, fans, experts use plenty of adjectives to describe, qualify, and nitpick athletes. The aptest adjective to describe Caldwell is the greatest of them all: winner.

Andres Guzman found a way to play what he loves

Andres Guzman found a way to play what he loves

August 28, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Andres Guzman knew from the beginning that he would play football. “Since a little kid I always knew my dad played, we played together at our yard or at a farm, with no pads on or anything we just enjoyed being able to tackle and run with the football. IRead More

QB Ishkaran Dhaliwal relishes having all the pressure

QB Ishkaran Dhaliwal relishes having all the pressure

August 27, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

There are two breeds of quarterbacks: prototypical and dual-threat. Ishkaran Dhaliwal falls in the latter category. But, despite standing at a mere five foot seven inches tall, and weighing just 140 pounds, Dhaliwal breaks the mold and the age-old stereotype of the big, un-athletic, pocket passer.

Zach Froese has unmatched work ethic

Zach Froese has unmatched work ethic

August 26, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Zach Froese is a phenomenal athlete who played both sides of the field for the CFC50 Bellerose Bulldogs. This season he’ll be suiting up with a new high school program in Alberta –  Sturgeon Composite High School. Froese’s best quality is his unmatched work ethic. “Edge I have is workRead More

TE Brodie Kowtiuk looking to transition to high school ball

TE Brodie Kowtiuk looking to transition to high school ball

August 23, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Football is a great sport because of the many incredible life lessons, players learn while suiting up for game day. “Football started for me when I received a flyer at school in Grade 3 to play Windsor Minor Football. I continued playing for the adrenaline I got while on theRead More

William Howard is a motivated leader

William Howard is a motivated leader

August 18, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Film and television play a prominent role in our society. Some movies are made to scare people, or laugh, or think, and some or made to inspire. The movie When The Game Stands Talldepicts the story of De La Salle High School football team following the loss that snapped theirRead More

Bennett Sawchuk looks to making his team better

Bennett Sawchuk looks to making his team better

August 18, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Four years ago, Sawchuk tried a new sport, and he fell in love with football. “I got into football to try something new, and now it is my primary sport, and I love it,” says Sawchuk.  

Alex Donaldson; sometimes the quiet ones are the fiercest

Alex Donaldson; sometimes the quiet ones are the fiercest

August 17, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Alex Donaldson is a quiet man who lets his actions speak (or scream!) for themselves. “I would say my greatest strength is leading by example by showing what needs to be done both on and off the field,” says Alex Donaldson. His leadership and efforts have not gone unnoticed asRead More

CFC100 Charlie De Land let’s his game speak for himself

CFC100 Charlie De Land let’s his game speak for himself

August 16, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

CFC100 Charlie De Land is a stud. He has everything you want in a defensive back: confidence, size, leadership, and skills. The man can do it all, and he knows it too. “I feel if Charlie decides to focus on football he can obtain a university scholarship either north orRead More

Ashton Metcalfe: Action speaks louder than words

Ashton Metcalfe: Action speaks louder than words

August 12, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Ashton Metcalfe fell in love with the game of football from watching his older brother play as he was growing up. He knew right away that football would be the sport he would excel in.

Sari Nahhab leaves it all on the field

Sari Nahhab leaves it all on the field

July 14, 2018 at 6:00 amby 1 comment

Sari Nahhab is a coach’s dream player. “I love to learn. I have a large aptitude for learning and growing my knowledge, whether I’m learning about science or history. I love to know things,” says Sari Nahhab. He is like a sponge soaking in all the knowledge he can receiveRead More

Bailey Murrell; “Hard Work Over Talent”

Bailey Murrell; “Hard Work Over Talent”

July 4, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Bailey Murrell is the quintessential linebacker. He has the right size (6’1, 205), strength, coachable and has a strong work ethic. “Bailey’s strengths are his work ethic and his ability to focus on instruction, he is very open to teaching. He has worked hard in the gym to become aRead More