Articles by: Elizabeth Karchut

Alberta’s 2019 Class grows by 14

Alberta’s 2019 Class grows by 14

February 19, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Alberta welcomes many provincial commits to their team. The University of Alberta Golden Bears marched into their rival’s city and walked out with 14 commits from Calgary, Alberta, and the surrounding area.   View this post on Instagram   It was a very special evening in Calgary, AB tonight! TonightRead More

Rams offer well-rounded opportunity for commits

Rams offer well-rounded opportunity for commits

February 19, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Rams add a local commit and a provincial commit to their team. While they may be at different stages in their career, offensive lineman Derek Walde from the Kamloops Broncos (CJFL) and defensive back Payton Williams from Winston Knoll Collegiate, will be continuing their journeys on the University of ReginaRead More

Ravens strike ‘right balance between academics & athletics’

Ravens strike ‘right balance between academics & athletics’

February 18, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Ravens add three Ontario commits to their 2019 class. FPC offensive lineman Angus O’Mara from La Salle Secondary School knows that his academic and football careers are in good hands with the Carleton Ravens. Cody Gilbert, an offensive lineman from Central High School, and Alex Ross, an offensive lineman fromRead More

Queen’s welcomes 2 CFC100s

Queen’s welcomes 2 CFC100s

February 18, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Queen’s adds one local commit and one Ontario commit to their 2019 class. With a boisterous recruiting class so far, CFC100s Tanner Hawley, a defensive lineman from Holy Cross Catholic Secondary School, and Ryan Licandro, a quarterback from St. Peter High School, wanted to be apart of a growing listRead More

MTA invested in their commits

MTA invested in their commits

February 18, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Mounties add two New Brunswick commits and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Linebacker Deegan Farrell from St. Stephen High School knows he has found a place on the Mount Allison Mounties. Receiver Talon Horst from St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School and defensive lineman Christopher Setchell from SaintRead More

Ravens add 2 to defensive core

Ravens add 2 to defensive core

February 17, 2019 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Ravens add one provincial and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. DeMarco Lambert, a linebacker from Notre Dame High School, and Logan Hall, a defensive back from Jacob Hespeler High School will be looking to absorb and learn as much as they can during their time with the CarletonRead More

Warriors football ‘making tremendous progress’

Warriors football ‘making tremendous progress’

February 16, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Warriors add three Ontario commits to their 2019 class. Steven Guenette, a defensive back from Holy Names Catholic High School, wants to make the most of his university experience with the University of Waterloo Warriors. Defensive lineman Thomas Bloomfield from Jacob Hespeler Secondary School and CFC100 linebacker Jethro Oleko fromRead More

Queen’s new head coach attracts CFC100, one other

Queen’s new head coach attracts CFC100, one other

February 15, 2019 at 6:17 amby 0 comments

Queen’s welcomes a local commit and a southern Ontario commit to their 2019 class. Jared Nuttall, a long snapper from Holy Cross Catholic Secondary School, and CFC100 Ethan Martin, a defensive back from London South Collegiate Institute, already take pride in being a member of the Queen’s Gaels. Jared NuttallRead More

Waterloo gives commits good mix of academics, football

Waterloo gives commits good mix of academics, football

February 15, 2019 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Waterloo adds two Ontario commits to their 2019 class. Focusing on both aspects in the life of a student-athlete, Caelen Fraser, a linebacker from Bishop Macdonell Catholic High School, and quarterback Sam Hepditch from St. David High School, are coming to the University of Waterloo Warriors for more than justRead More

Varsity Blues offers top-of-line facilities, academics

Varsity Blues offers top-of-line facilities, academics

February 15, 2019 at 6:06 amby 0 comments

Toronto welcomes two Ontario commits and one out-of-province commit to their team. When it comes to their future in U Sports football, CFC60 Jake Zimmerman, an offensive lineman from Champlain College Lennoxville, and athlete Omar Hayes-Williams from the AKO Fratmen (CJFL) know they are in good hands with the UniversityRead More

X-Men commits excited to start U Sports career

X-Men commits excited to start U Sports career

February 14, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

The X-Men add two Nova Scotia commits and two out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. Jordan Waller, a linebacker from Cobequid Educational Centre, and Thomas Bentley, a defensive back from Auburn Drive High School, knew they couldn’t walk away from an offer from the St. Francis Xavier X-Men. CFC100 NickRead More

Ravens beef up offensive and defensive lines, add 3

Ravens beef up offensive and defensive lines, add 3

February 14, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Ravens add two local commits and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. ForCFC60 Patrick Lavoie, an offensive lineman from Collège André-Grasset, returning home was nagging at the back of his mind and the Carleton Ravens offered him a chance to soothe those thoughts. Dylan McCoy, an offensive lineman fromRead More

McGill Redmen class grows by 16

McGill Redmen class grows by 16

February 14, 2019 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

McGill adds 15 Québec commits and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. The McGill Redmen have been quite busy during the recruitment period and have since welcomed 16 commits to their 2019 class. Andriy Nikulich (5’10, 185lbs) – a linebacker from Cégep du Vieux Montréal (Montréal, QC) **New REDMENRead More

Pair of CFC100 WRs add talents to Ravens

Pair of CFC100 WRs add talents to Ravens

February 13, 2019 at 6:12 amby 0 comments

Ravens welcome two local commits to their 2019 class. CFC100 wide receivers Honoreal Iloki and Tristan Ready from Football North St. Joes are ready to show the OUA exactly why they are considered some of the top receivers in Canada after signing with the Carleton Ravens. CFC100 FPC Honoreal IlokiRead More

Courtesy of Ryan Nono.

Windsor coaches invested in commit

February 13, 2019 at 6:06 amby 0 comments

Windsor adds a local commit to their 2019 class. When Ryan Nono, a defensive back from École secondaire l’Essor, joins the University of Windsor Lancers, he knows he will be treated like one of the family. “I chose to commit to Windsor because they were invested in me and itRead More

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SFU opponents offer ‘tough competition’

February 13, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

SFU adds an out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Jean Olivier Pitte, a running back from Harry Ainlay High School, is ready to taste American football after signing with the Simon Frasier Clan. Pitte had many reasons for choosing SFU, some of which, he said, included the great academics andRead More

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Carabins offer competition for commit

February 12, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

The Carabins add a local commit to their 2019 class. When Isaac Auger, a defensive back from Collège André-Grasset, joins the University of Montréal, he is up for the challenge of being a Carabin. “As a football player, I want to bring my game to the next level and thereRead More

Alberta commits hungry for U Sports

Alberta commits hungry for U Sports

February 12, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Alberta welcomes one local commit and one southern Alberta commit to their team. Defensive back Wes Bookland from the Edmonton Huskies (CJFL) and receiver Zachary Campbell from Medicine Hat High School already feel like one of the team after signing with the University of Alberta Golden Bears. Wes Bookland WhenRead More

SMU community, coaches, attract 3 teammates

SMU community, coaches, attract 3 teammates

February 11, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Huskies add three out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. Alex DesOrmeaux, an offensive lineman from Huron Heights Secondary School, will be getting the full east coast experience after committing to the Saint Mary’s Huskies. Running back Noah Jacka and defensive tackle Ali Azraq from Huron Heights Secondary School will alsoRead More

Waterloo academics attracts commits

Waterloo academics attracts commits

February 11, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Waterloo adds two Ontario commits to their 2019 class. Noah LeBar, a running back from Grand River Collegiate Institute, and Dallas Bone, a wide receiver from AN Meyer Secondary School are set to put themselves to the test with the University of Waterloo Warriors. Noah LeBar Accepted into the environmentRead More

2 CFC60s, one other join Carabins

2 CFC60s, one other join Carabins

February 10, 2019 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Carabins add three Québec commits to their 2019 class. CFC60 Mikael Charpentier, a linebacker from Collège Lionel-Groulx, CFC60 Philippe Boucher an offensive lineman from Cégep Garneau, and Philippe Lavoie, a linebacker from Cégep de Jonquière, are staying in “la belle province” after signing with the University of Montréal Carabins. CFC60Read More