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Essex thumps Cambridge

Essex thumps Cambridge

June 21, 2010 at 7:04 amby 0 comments

The Essex Ravens won the game they needed to Saturday and now they’re gunning for the one they want to win. The Ravens handed the Cambridge Lions a 34-10 thumping in OVFL varsity football action Saturday in Essex. Read more: [url]http://www.windsorstar.com/sports/Ravens+tone+showdown/3180391/story.html#ixzz0rU6HtCVe Now, they’ll head north to play unbeaten (4-0) SaultRead More

OUA revises schedule after waterloo quits (includes new schedule)

OUA revises schedule after waterloo quits (includes new schedule)

June 21, 2010 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

HAMILTON – In response to the University of Waterloo’s announcement on the suspension of its football program from competition for the 2010 season, Ontario University Athletics (OUA) has updated its original schedule to ensure competitive balance among the nine remaining schools. Each team will face each other once during theRead More

HAMILTON 38 WINNIPEG 20

HAMILTON 38 WINNIPEG 20

June 21, 2010 at 6:50 amby 0 comments

June 20, 2010 by Keith McCullough After the optimism surrounding their impressive win over Montreal last week, the Bombers took a step back with a disappointing 38-20 loss to the Hamilton Tiger Cats on Sunday afternoon. While losing is never ideal, the coaching staff will be more focused on theRead More

STAMPS’ EMPHATIC WIN CONCLUDES 2-0 PRE-SEASON

STAMPS’ EMPHATIC WIN CONCLUDES 2-0 PRE-SEASON

June 21, 2010 at 6:47 amby 0 comments

Sunday, June 20, 2010 – 4:01 PM The Calgary Stampeders defeated the Saskatchewan Roughriders 41-17 Sunday at McMahon Stadium in Canadian Football League pre-season action. [url]http://www.stampeders.com/news_blogs/news/?id=3716 The Red and White conclude the pre-season with a 2-0 record while the Roughriders are 0-2. “I was pleased with the fact that ourRead More

Dropping home-opener ‘frustrating’ for Privateers

Dropping home-opener ‘frustrating’ for Privateers

June 21, 2010 at 6:23 amby 0 comments

The P.E.I. Privateers dropped their home-opener 38-26 to the Halifax Shockers in a see-saw Maritime Football League shootout Saturday at the UPEI turf field. “It was a frustrating defeat,” said Privateers coach Jan Wicherek. “We had the ability to control the game in the first half and didn’t contain theirRead More

Gladiators romp over T-Birds

Gladiators romp over T-Birds

June 21, 2010 at 4:39 amby 0 comments

Sudbury Gladiators defensive back Pat Pilon had every reason to smile and be happy, but he wasn’t. The Gladiators had just defeated the visiting Forest City Thunderbirds 49-31 in Sudbury’s 2010 home-opening game at Queen’s Athletic Field Saturday evening and Pilon had played a pivotal role with two interceptions, includingRead More

Tyke season opener produces great play by Bulldogs & Express

Tyke season opener produces great play by Bulldogs & Express

June 20, 2010 at 8:05 pmby 0 comments

The season opener for the TNT Express and Brampton Bulldog tyke teams took place at Mel Mitchell field on Sunday. The OMFL tykes play 6 on 6 football where the balls are smaller, the field is smaller, the number of players is smaller and the players are much, much smaller.Read More

Bantam Dolphins let one slip away to TNT

Bantam Dolphins let one slip away to TNT

June 20, 2010 at 8:04 pmby 0 comments

The Ajax Pickering Dolphins visited Mel Mitchell field to play the TNT Express in Bantam OMFL action on Sunday. The opening half showed great promise for both teams with some exceptional plays on all sides of the football. On the opening drive the dolphins #10, Morgan Humes made a bigRead More

TNT, Ticats in epic battle

TNT, Ticats in epic battle

June 20, 2010 at 8:02 pmby 0 comments

The Toronto Junior Ticats visited the TNT Express at Mel Mitchell Field in Beeton on Father’s day in Junior Varsity action of the Ontario Minor Football League. The game was the last of three games of a great day of football at Mel Mitchell. It took 59 minutes but theRead More

Bulldogs JV hold on versus Huronia

Bulldogs JV hold on versus Huronia

June 20, 2010 at 8:04 amby 0 comments

The home team from Brampton scored early and often which proved enough when the final gun sounded. The first quarter saw the bulldogs accumulate a 20 to 0 lead. At 9:06 of the opening frame, #12, Micheal Nelson scored a rushing touchdown for the home side. Kicker, #88, Baldeep BathalRead More

Bulldogs split in Saturday OMFL action

Bulldogs split in Saturday OMFL action

June 20, 2010 at 7:43 amby 0 comments

ATOM The brampton bulldogs continued their winning ways versus the mississauga warriors on Saturday at creditview field in west brampton. The home team took advantage of an early turnover off the opening kickoff and two plays later #15, Hunter Brown, ran the ball around the left side for a touchdown.Read More

Montreal defeats argos in final pre-season game

Montreal defeats argos in final pre-season game

June 20, 2010 at 7:37 amby 0 comments

June 19, 2010 By Richard Obrand, MontrealAlouettes.com Montreal – With new faces gracing a new stadium on the same old perch atop Mount Royal, the Montreal Alouettes completed their 2010 pre-season schedule with a 31-23 win over the visiting Toronto Argonauts Sunday afternoon at the new McGill Stadium. For manyRead More

4 chosen for Team BC

4 chosen for Team BC

June 20, 2010 at 7:35 amby 0 comments

Three players from North Delta and another from Surrey will be playing in the 2010 Canada Cup under-18 football tournament July 10-17 in Wolfville, Nova Scotia. Read More: [url]http://www.bclocalnews.com/sports/96587369.html Wide receiver Jacob Carvery and defensive lineman Anthony Ganton of the Sands Scorpions, linebacker Buddy Hutchison of the Seaquam Seahawks, theRead More

Mustangs hold off determined gladiators

Mustangs hold off determined gladiators

June 20, 2010 at 6:02 amby 0 comments

Make no mistake about it, the Capital Area DQ Gladiators are back. After starting the season in the Maritime Senior Football League 0-2, the Gladiators had been considered an afterthought in the minds of many in the league and perhaps even in their own backyard. Read More: [url]http://dailygleaner.canadaeast.com/search/article/1101103 After fallingRead More

Huronia shuts out Bulldogs in Varsity action

Huronia shuts out Bulldogs in Varsity action

June 19, 2010 at 11:16 pmby 0 comments

The Huronia Stallions played their most complete game of the season versus the home town Brampton Bulldogs on Saturday evening in ontario varsity football league action. Led by a 222 yard rushing performance by Cam Trace, the Stallions took control of the game by dominating the line of scrimmage. TheRead More

Conference expansion’s winners, losers

Conference expansion’s winners, losers

June 19, 2010 at 8:43 amby 0 comments

Armageddon was coming. Then it wasn’t. Deals were done. Then they weren’t. Conferences were expanding, contracting, staying the same, going away, making comebacks. After an absurd few weeks of news and non-news, it’s time to declare the winners and losers of the silly season that was realignment mania, 2010 version.Read More

Varsity Cougars seek first victory Sunday

Varsity Cougars seek first victory Sunday

June 19, 2010 at 7:58 amby 0 comments

The Chatham-Kent Cougars reach the season’s midpoint Sunday with their playoff hopes hanging in the balance. Off to a 0-3 start, the Cougars can’t afford many more losses in the varsity division of the Ontario Football Conference. Read More: [url]http://www.chathamdailynews.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=2630381 They host the Hamilton Wentworth Panthers (0-1-1) at 4:30 p.m.Read More

Napanee kicker stranded in football limbo

Napanee kicker stranded in football limbo

June 19, 2010 at 7:53 amby 0 comments

Napanee District Secondary School student Alex Cowle is caught in football limbo. The kicker is one of 38 University of Waterloo recruits scrambling to figure out personal options after the school suspended the Warriors football program for the 2010 season in the wake of a steroid scandal. Read More: [url]http://www.thewhig.com/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=2630740Read More

Do or die time for Bombers’ Watson

Do or die time for Bombers’ Watson

June 19, 2010 at 7:45 amby 0 comments

June 18, 2010 Arden Zwelling CFL.ca It’s not often that a linebacker beats a wide receiver in a competition of speed and acceleration. That’s why you can forgive linebacker Cory Greenwood for bragging after he bested his Concordia Stingers teammate Cory Watson, a wide receiver, in the 40-yard dash atRead More

Q&A with Ticats GM Bob O’Billovich

Q&A with Ticats GM Bob O’Billovich

June 19, 2010 at 7:43 amby 0 comments

Bert Faibish Ticats.ca We’re only a couple weeks into preparing for the 2010 season, but from what you’ve observed so far, how good do you think this linebacking group can be? Obie: I think that they were the best in the league last year, so there’s no reason why theyRead More

P.E.I. plays home-opener in Maritime Football League today

P.E.I. plays home-opener in Maritime Football League today

June 19, 2010 at 4:52 amby 0 comments

When the P.E.I. Privateers host the Halifax Shockers in its Maritime Football League home opener today, Chris (Tex) Mutch will pull double duty. Mutch’s jobs as Privateers quarterback and offensive co-ordinator will be on display after the action starts at 5 p.m. at the UPEI?turf field. [url]http://www.theguardian.pe.ca/index.cfm?sid=344100&sc=99 The Privateers (1-1)Read More