Articles by: CFC Scout

Hurst Expects a “Bigger & Better” 2010

Hurst Expects a “Bigger & Better” 2010

July 4, 2010 at 1:18 pmby 0 comments

by Dave Watson The Hamilton Hurricanes’ 2010 season is approaching quickly and the team is poised to make a run that will top last year’s semi-final loss. Returning slot-back and kick returner, Skyler Hurst, likes what he has seen during the pre-season mini-camp. “I don’t see how we can’t beRead More

Cumberland sweeps the hawkeyes

Cumberland sweeps the hawkeyes

July 4, 2010 at 6:43 amby 0 comments

Cumberland (East Ottawa) Panthers visited the Oshawa Hawkeyes on Saturday July 4 in Ontario Varsity Football League action. The peewee and junior varsity squads squared off at Oshawa’s Civic stadium (which is being resurfaced with artificial turf next month). Junior Varsity The JV game saw a battle of wits andRead More

Panthers grads to tackle Canada’s best at Wilson Challenge in Montreal

Panthers grads to tackle Canada’s best at Wilson Challenge in Montreal

July 3, 2010 at 6:49 amby 0 comments

SYDNEY — Their helmets don’t have as many dents and their cleats may not have the same aromatic potency as other players. Read More: [url]http://www.capebretonpost.com/Sports/Football/2010-07-02/article-1486003/Panthers-grads-to-tackle-Canada%26rsquo%3Bs-best-at-Wilson-Challenge-in-Montreal/1 But despite only having a year each of football under their belts, Michael MacMillan and Jacob Rigby will line up against the best football talentRead More

Six-man football growing in Sask.

Six-man football growing in Sask.

July 3, 2010 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

Six-man football — that unique hybrid that’s become a staple in many Saskatchewan towns — stages its annual international showcase this weekend. Read more: [url]http://www.thestarphoenix.com/football+growing+Sask/3231510/story.html#ixzz0scC2RNIe CanAm Bowl XIV, pitting high-school six-man players from Canada against their counterparts in the United States, runs today in Preeceville. Every one of the 14Read More

LaSalle’s Hesman back on national stage

LaSalle’s Hesman back on national stage

July 3, 2010 at 6:42 amby 0 comments

Last summer, LaSalle’s Gideon Hesman broke tradition by being the only player on Ontario West’s under-17 football team that wasn’t playing in a summer league. Read more: [URL]http://www.windsorstar.com/sports/Hesman+back+stage/3231159/story.html#ixzz0scB8Ued1 A year later he’s back with the under-18’s for the Football Canada Cup in in Halifax July 10-18 and this time heRead More

Revenge sweet for the Blue Bombers

Revenge sweet for the Blue Bombers

July 2, 2010 at 11:24 pmby 0 comments

Buck Pierce arrived in Winnipeg carrying the hopes of a fan base desperate for a top-level quarterback. Pierce certainly lived up to the lofty expectations in an impressive 49-29 win over the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in the Bombers’ season opener on Friday night. Read More: [URL]http://www.bluebombers.com/article/winnipeg-49-hamilton-29 WINNIPEG 49 HAMILTON 29 TheRead More

CFL catch of the year already – YOU MUST WATCH

CFL catch of the year already – YOU MUST WATCH

July 2, 2010 at 9:04 pmby 0 comments

You have to see this catch. CLICK ON ARTICLE TO WATCH S. J Green Montreal Alouettes19 SB Height 6.02 Weight 216 Birthdate 1985-06-20 Born Tampa, FL College South Florida Team 4 CFL 4 Status Import

Rebels coach puts premium on attitude, team, work ethic

Rebels coach puts premium on attitude, team, work ethic

July 2, 2010 at 10:21 amby 0 comments

John Cardilicchia could barely squeeze a conversation between cellphone calls this week. It was planes, ferries, automobiles, and calls to the coach for football players en route to the Victoria Rebels training camp this weekend. Read more: [url]http://www.timescolonist.com/sports/Rebels+coach+puts+premium+attitude+team+work+ethic/3226607/story.html#ixzz0srgh5NaY For Cardilicchia, the ringing only added to the excitement. “I’m really eagerRead More

Return policy: Let Jesse handle it

Return policy: Let Jesse handle it

July 2, 2010 at 9:31 amby 0 comments

CORNWALL– He’s been Mr. Everything for the Cornwall Wildcats, and Jesse McPhail has a new job, too. Read More: [url]http://www.standard-freeholder.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=2650715 He’s got some video work to do — and a good thing. Without the new hobby, McPhail won’t get a chance to play for the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks universityRead More

St. Thomas Parkside linebacker makes Team Ontario

St. Thomas Parkside linebacker makes Team Ontario

July 2, 2010 at 8:50 amby 0 comments

Like many amateur athletes early in their career, Andrew Graham came to a fork in the road as to which sport he would focus on, football or hockey. Read More: http://www.stthomastimesjournal.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=2658165 He was good at hockey, playing on a travelling team in Port Stanley, but by the time he wasRead More

Who will win the 2010 U18 Football Canada Cup? (PREDICTIONS SATURDAY)

Who will win the 2010 U18 Football Canada Cup? (PREDICTIONS SATURDAY)

July 2, 2010 at 8:23 amby 0 comments

UPDATED FRIDAY JULY 9 CFC coaches poll on first game predictions will be published on Saturday July 10th. Please come back to CFC to find who coaches across the country think will win the first games of the Football Canada Cup. CFC will begin coverage of the Football Canada CupRead More

Scores – Jul 1 – 4 ( OVFL / OFC / OMFL )

Scores – Jul 1 – 4 ( OVFL / OFC / OMFL )

July 2, 2010 at 6:53 amby 0 comments

Varsity Hamilton Ironmen 28 @ Cambridge Lions 3 Sault Ste. Marie Sabercats 20 @ Niagara Spears 24 Huronia Stallions 6 @ Ottawa Myers Riders 29 Brampton Bulldogs 6 @ Toronto Thunder 16 Kingston Grenadiers 29 @ Cornwall Wildcats 23 London Falcons 32 @ Newmarket Storm 0 Cumberland Panthers 20 @Read More

Stamps beat argos in home opener

Stamps beat argos in home opener

July 2, 2010 at 6:24 amby 0 comments

The Calgary Stampeders started the 2010 Canadian Football League season in victorious fashion on Thursday as they defeated the Toronto Argonauts 30-16 at McMahon Stadium. Read More: [URL]http://www.stampeders.com/news_blogs/news/?id=3737 “I thought we played well in all three three phases,” said Stampeders head coach and general manager John Hufnagel. “We had aRead More

Riders defeats als in grey cup rematch

Riders defeats als in grey cup rematch

July 2, 2010 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

POSTGAME QUOTES FROM ROUGHRIDER HEAD COACH KEN MILLER: “I need a breath! I told the men it was unbelievable but it really was believable because we’ve done it before. The game changed at halftime. We hurt ourselves in the first half but we didn’t do that in the second. TheRead More

Raiders Great makes BC Lions

Raiders Great makes BC Lions

July 1, 2010 at 4:44 pmby 0 comments

Greg Sakaki of the Nanaimo News Bulletin Andrew Harris ran roughshod through Canadian junior football – all the way to the CFL. The Vancouver Island Raiders’ grad has made the B.C. Lions’ 46-man roster for 2010. “It was definitely nice to hear that I made it,” Harris said. “Now it’sRead More

2 enfield players selected for Team Nova Scotia

2 enfield players selected for Team Nova Scotia

July 1, 2010 at 5:53 amby 0 comments

Two Enfield football players have been selected to the provincial under-18 team. Kenzie MacNeil and Mitch Cross were recently announced as making the 40-man roster for Team Nova Scotia that will host the Canada Cup national championship July 11-17 at Acadia. Read More: [URL]http://www.enfieldweeklypress.com/sports.asp?id=2187 ENFIELD: Two Enfield football players hopeRead More

Boise State football team secures commitment from Canadian safety

Boise State football team secures commitment from Canadian safety

July 1, 2010 at 5:47 amby 0 comments

Boise State’s football team has secured its seventh commitment for the Class of 2011 — 6-foot-3, 195-pound Canadian safety Taylor Loffler. Loffler committed to the Broncos on Tuesday, he told the Idaho Statesman. “I really liked the school, they have a really good team and I really liked the coaches,”Read More

CFL Drug Policy at a glance

CFL Drug Policy at a glance

July 1, 2010 at 5:32 amby 0 comments

CFL AND CFLPA INTRODUCE FIRST DRUG TESTING POLICY Background • A first for the Canadian Football League • The product of work dating back to 2007 • Developed by the Canadian Football League in partnership with the CFLPA • Integrated in their new Collective Bargaining Agreement • Developed in consultationRead More

CFL to air on NFL Network

CFL to air on NFL Network

July 1, 2010 at 5:27 amby 0 comments

CFL.ca Staff Toronto — The Canadian Football League and NFL have agreed to a new telecast deal for 2010, it was announced today. NFL Network will broadcast fourteen regular season CFL games starting with the season opener Thursday, July 1 at 7:00 PM ET featuring the Montreal Alouettes and SaskatchewanRead More

Moncton’s football dreams can come true

Moncton’s football dreams can come true

July 1, 2010 at 5:23 amby 0 comments

A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of speaking at the annual general meeting of Downtown Moncton Centre-ville Inc. I asked those in attendance to take a walk with me into the football future of Moncton. A walk that went something like this: Read More: [url]http://timestranscript.canadaeast.com/sports/article/1117736 Just priorRead More

Roadrunner QB makes Team BC

Roadrunner QB makes Team BC

June 30, 2010 at 10:18 pmby 0 comments

Tanner Pearce will represent British Columbia next month when he goes to Nova Scotia to play football with Team BC. Read More: [url]http://www.bclocalnews.com/sports/97496614.html You always have to watch the quiet ones. Sitting across from Tanner Pearce, the calm, centered, multi-sport athlete, you’d be hard-pressed to imagine him laying someone outRead More

Lions weekend a tale of 2 leagues

Lions weekend a tale of 2 leagues

June 30, 2010 at 7:29 amby 0 comments

The Bantam Cambridge Lions (OMFL) waited until their final drive to beat the Orangeville Outlaws 20-19. Both teams came into this contest with 4-1 records and tied for second place in the division standings. The Lions started the game by recovering an onside kick that led to a touchdown byRead More

Cougars stumble versus Stamps

Cougars stumble versus Stamps

June 30, 2010 at 5:44 amby 0 comments

The Chatham-Kent Cougars’ offensive woes resurfaced Sunday in a 34-8 loss to the Burlington Stampeders in the Ontario Football Conference’s varsity division. Read More: [url]http://www.chathamdailynews.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=2645505 One week after their first victory, the Cougars fell to 1-4-0 with the loss at the Chatham-Kent Community Athletic Complex. It was the third gameRead More