Articles by: CFC Scout

Draft memories: Shologan and Woldu

May 1, 2010 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

Defensive tackle Keith Shologan and defensive back Paul Woldu share similar sentiments despite different experiences in the 2008 CFL draft. Shologan, a native of Edmonton and graduate of Central Florida, was a first-round pick (fourth overall) by the Saskatchewan Roughriders. Woldu, a Regina product who played with the University ofRead More

YORK FOOTBALL TEAM REACHES OUT TO COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL

YORK FOOTBALL TEAM REACHES OUT TO COMMUNITY HIGH SCHOOL

April 30, 2010 at 2:07 pmby 0 comments

With the first year of their York Lions football career now complete, two student-athletes are helping make a difference off the field. York defensive back Justin Kowalewsky and cornerback Ryan Duplessis have launched a program that has seen the Lions reach out to students at CW Jeffreys Collegiate Institute throughRead More

Schedule of events for 2010 East-West Bowl announced

Schedule of events for 2010 East-West Bowl announced

April 30, 2010 at 10:29 amby 0 comments

LONDON, Ont. – The schedule of events has been set for the 2010 East-West Bowl, presented by Under Armour, beginning on Monday May 3 and culminating with the annual CIS all-star showcase on Saturday May 8. Players will arrive in London, Ont., on May 3 in the afternoon and beginRead More

Football Privateers Name New Head Coach

Football Privateers Name New Head Coach

April 30, 2010 at 10:26 amby 0 comments

Friday, April 10, 2010: Charlottetown PEI: Terry Allen, General Manager of the PEI Privateers of the Maritime Football League announced the appointment of Jan Wicherek as new head coach starting immediately. Wicherek is a former all-star safety and captain of the Privateers as well as a player at Mount AllisonRead More

Palardy high on kicking list for CFL draft

Palardy high on kicking list for CFL draft

April 30, 2010 at 5:48 amby 0 comments

WATCH JUSTIN’S HILITES NOW ON CFC Justin Palardy can’t deny it would be pretty cool to be listed as the greatest place kicker in Canadian Interuniversity Sport history. But he could be on the verge of something he considers a heck of a lot cooler: A spot on a season-openingRead More

HUSKIES ANNOUNCE 23 FOOTBALL RECRUITS

April 29, 2010 at 4:07 pmby 0 comments

CLICK HERE TO VIEW ENTIRE LIST AND 2 HILITE FILMS OF JANKE & JACKINS University of Saskatchewan Huskie football head coach Brian Towriss announced 23 new faces to the squad for the 2010 season Thursday at the 10th Annual Dogs Breakfast. The 23 additions to the lineup are some ofRead More

Bison Football host 2010 Spring Camp at University of Manitoba

Bison Football host 2010 Spring Camp at University of Manitoba

April 29, 2010 at 5:29 amby 0 comments

The Manitoba Bisons football team begins the 2010 Spring Camp with meetings on Thursday, April 29 with the first practice occurs on Friday, April 30 and the camp finishes with a scrimmage on Sunday, May 2. There are over 150 players (approx. 159), which consist of a record number ofRead More

Canadian football has a new weekly presence for fans

Canadian football has a new weekly presence for fans

April 28, 2010 at 8:19 pmby 0 comments

Rouge Radio is a weekly podcast that contains information on Canadian Football. This weekly show has information on the Canadian Football League, Canadian Interuniversity Sport and the Canadian Junior Football League. Listen to the broadcast at www.RougeRadio.com The inaugural edition is proving to show Canada and the rest of theRead More

Top 5 CFL prospects as rated by Toronto Star

April 28, 2010 at 8:01 pmby 0 comments

The Canadian Football League’s draft rankings aren’t always the gospel when it comes down to who gets chosen. There are a whole host of factors at play that can result in the guy ranked No. 1 ending up waiting until the second round. Then there’s the fact that the scoutsRead More

BC U-18 coach happy with progress of players

BC U-18 coach happy with progress of players

April 28, 2010 at 1:07 pmby 0 comments

Playing for a national title is a pretty enticing reason for a few hundred of B.C.’s best high school players to try and win a spot on the provincial team that will compete at this summer’s Football Canada Cup Under-18 championships. But in the end, the most significant gains toRead More

2010 BCFC Spring Camps

2010 BCFC Spring Camps

April 28, 2010 at 11:05 amby 0 comments

The British Columbia Football Conference is pleased to announce the Spring Camp dates for all six teams. BCFC Spring Camps give players an opportunity to hone their skills or try and win jobs just a matter of weeks before the regular season. All six teams will be looking to fillRead More

VI Raiders Expand Coaching Staff

VI Raiders Expand Coaching Staff

April 28, 2010 at 11:02 amby 0 comments

The Vancouver Island Raiders are pleased to announce the addition of two coaches to the organization. One will be getting his first crack at coaching at the junior level, while the other boasts a pair of Canadian Bowl rings as a coach. Beau Mirau joins the Raiders as a quarterbackRead More

LIONS WELCOME FIRST GROUP OF COMMITS TO FOOTBALL TEAM

LIONS WELCOME FIRST GROUP OF COMMITS TO FOOTBALL TEAM

April 28, 2010 at 7:20 amby 0 comments

The York University Lions football program is pleased to announce the first group of student-athletes that have committed to play for the Lions for the 2010 season. “York Lions football is pleased with its first group of commits for the upcoming 2010 season,” said Mike Lepore, recruiting co-ordinator and assistantRead More

Stamps add Cornell (Ottawa u) & Ukwuoma (Queens) to roster

Stamps add Cornell (Ottawa u) & Ukwuoma (Queens) to roster

April 28, 2010 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Watch Mike Cornell’s HILITE FILM ON CFC CLICK HERE Two Canadians have been added to the Calgary Stampeders’ training-camp roster. Former draft pick Osie Ukwuoma and free agent Mike Cornell have signed contracts, the Canadian Football League club announced Tuesday. Ukwuoma, a two-time all-Canadian defensive lineman at Queen’s University, wasRead More

PAIR HONOURED FOR TAKING BALL AND RUNNING WITH IT

PAIR HONOURED FOR TAKING BALL AND RUNNING WITH IT

April 28, 2010 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Standing on the edge of Chapman Field in Fredericton, as 100 men in full gear took to the gridiron before an electric crowd of 2,000-strong, Barry Ogden received the only reward he wanted. “I thought, ‘we’ve already won,’” Ogden recalled of the first-ever Atlantic Football League contest between the UniversityRead More

Football BC announces 97 invitees to U18 training camp

Football BC announces 97 invitees to U18 training camp

April 27, 2010 at 2:29 pmby 0 comments

Football BC has unveiled the list of 97 players that have earned a training camp invitation and will compete for a roster spot on the provincial under-18 team that will represent British Columbia at the 2010 Football Canada Cup to be held at Acadia University in Wolfville, Nova Scotia fromRead More

Homegrown talent to shine at CFL Draft

Homegrown talent to shine at CFL Draft

April 27, 2010 at 7:59 amby 0 comments

April 26, 2010 CFL.ca Staff TORONTO — A new class of future CFL superstars takes centre stage on Sunday, as teams look for the next Ben Cahoon or Andy Fantuz in the 2010 CFL Canadian Draft, live May 2 at 12 noon ET, exclusively on TSN. The two-hour TSN originalRead More

CFL Powerhouses John Chick and Stevie Baggs Join the NFL in 2010

CFL Powerhouses John Chick and Stevie Baggs Join the NFL in 2010

April 27, 2010 at 7:54 amby 0 comments

For the last two seasons in the Canadian Football League, defensive ends John Chick, 27, and Stevie Baggs, 28, have anchored one of the top defensive units in Saskatchewan Roughriders’ history. In 2009 Chick and Baggs dominated nearly every offensive line in the CFL; combining for a staggering 20 sacksRead More

Cordonier, Glavic named CIS athletes of the year

Cordonier, Glavic named CIS athletes of the year

April 27, 2010 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

The 18[SUP]th[/SUP] Annual BLG Awards April 26, 2010 CALGARY (CIS) – University of British Columbia volleyball player Liz Cordonier and University of Calgary football player Erik Glavic are the 2010 BLG Award winners as Canadian Interuniversity Sport female and male athletes of the year. Official website: www.blgcanada.com/blgawards The recipients ofRead More

Football New Brunswick elects new President

Football New Brunswick elects new President

April 27, 2010 at 5:24 amby 0 comments

Long time football volunteer Arliss Wilson was elected president of Football New Brunswick at the FNB annual general meeting held Saturday April 24th, 2010 in Oromocto, NB. He has previously served terms as the president & secretary of Fundy Minor Football, Technical Director of Football New Brunswick and vice presidentRead More

Football New Brunswick makes great strides

Football New Brunswick makes great strides

April 27, 2010 at 5:17 amby 0 comments

When officials from Football New Brunswick gather for their annual general meeting today (Saturday April 24) in Oromocto, they could easily slap each other on the back and congratulate each other for a job well done. But they won’t. Read More: [url]http://timestranscript.canadaeast.com/sports/article/1028305 Instead, Football New Brunswick’s decision-makers will looking forRead More

Bishops Steven Turner to attend Bears mini-camp

Bishops Steven Turner to attend Bears mini-camp

April 26, 2010 at 5:38 pmby 0 comments

WATCH HILITES ON CFC NOW (CLICK HERE): Steven Turner is getting his chance to strut his stuff for an NFL team. The Bishop’s Gaiters star receiver and special-teams ace will attend the Chicago Bears’ minicamp later this week. Turner, a Toronto native who grew up in Brampton, Ont., accepted theRead More

CFLers heading to Sackville, NB: Argos, Als will help out with minor football training camp

CFLers heading to Sackville, NB: Argos, Als will help out with minor football training camp

April 26, 2010 at 10:51 amby 0 comments

The Toronto Argonauts are already making good on their promise to be the home team everybody can root for when they play the Edmonton Eskimos in Moncton’s Touchdown Atlantic game Sept. 26. Argonauts running back Andre Durie and defensive tackle Étienne Légaré, along with defensive tackle Darrell Campbell of theRead More