Articles by: Elizabeth Karchut

York welcomes 2 to team

York welcomes 2 to team

May 8, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

York adds one local commit and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Denzel Ndlovu, a defensive lineman from Holy Trinity Catholic High School, and Nick Kaloutas, a defensive back from East York Collegiate Institute, will be running with the York Lions this upcoming season and beyond. Denzel Ndlovu DenzelRead More

SMU offers feeling of home

SMU offers feeling of home

May 8, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Huskies add four out-of-province commits to their team. With a new adventure on the horizon, athlete Sebastian Scott and wide receiver William Paisley from Heron Heights Secondary School, as well as linebacker Max Melanson from Harry Trimble High School, are set to join the Saint Mary’s Huskies. Offensive lineman MahazRead More

Warriors commits want to ‘make some waves’

Warriors commits want to ‘make some waves’

May 7, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Waterloo adds two Ontario commits to their 2019 class. Kyle Dawdy, a defensive lineman from Waterford District High School, and Tristan Jameson, a defensive back from the Durham Dolphins (OPFL), are ready to be a part of an up-and-coming University of Waterloo Warriors. Kyle Dawdy Kyle Dawdy won’t be theRead More

UBC’s history of success attracts 2

UBC’s history of success attracts 2

May 7, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

UBC adds one provincial commit and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Kyle Samson, a defensive tackle from Cardinal Newman Catholic Secondary School, and Sam Steele, an offensive lineman from St. Thomas Moore Collegiate, are excited to be a part of the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Kyle SamsonRead More

Axemen coaches push ‘you to be the best’

Axemen coaches push ‘you to be the best’

May 2, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Acadia adds one local commit and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Ethan Sperling, a defensive lineman from Horton High School, and Adam Shoemaker, a quarterback from John. F. Ross Collegiate Vocational Institute, are excited to be a part of the Acadia Axemen family. Ethan Sperling When Ethan SperlingRead More

Guelph adds 1 to team

Guelph adds 1 to team

May 2, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Guelph adds a southern Ontario commit to their 2019 class. William Schmahl, a defensive back from Saint Paul Catholic High School, has landed with the University of Guelph Gryphons. Standing at 6’3, he is from Niagara Falls, Ontario. He was a member of the Saint Paul Patriots (NCAA). He helpedRead More

Commerce, coaches attract 3 to Gee-Gees

Commerce, coaches attract 3 to Gee-Gees

May 1, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Gee-Gees add two Ontario commits and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Wide receiver Ryan Malvaso from Dr. Frank J. Hayden High School and offensive linemen Jackson Hyland from Arnprior District High School and Ian Wells from Centennial High School are ready to compete with the University of OttawaRead More

Rams schooling, coaches bring in 3

Rams schooling, coaches bring in 3

May 1, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Rams add three out-of-province commits to their team. CFC100 Thomas Hyett, a quarterback from Vernon Secondary School, and Dawson Laye, a slotback from Cochrane High School, are looking to improve with the University of Regina Rams. Odun Ogidan, a running back from the Winnipeg Rifles (CJFL), will also be joiningRead More

X-Men coaches ‘young and full of energy’

X-Men coaches ‘young and full of energy’

April 30, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

StFX adds one provincial commit and two out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. Eric Neill, a defensive back from the Nepean Eagles (NCAFA), is ready to learn all he can from the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. William Chapman, an offensive lineman from Charles P. Allen High School, and Carter Fleming,Read More

Gee-Gees commits ready to bring their all

Gee-Gees commits ready to bring their all

April 30, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Gee-Gees add three out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. Defensive backs Étienne Vandal and Hugo Laurent from Cégep Garneau, as well as quarterback Matt Mahler from the Okanagan Sun (CJFL), are looking to make their marks on the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees. Étienne Vandal For Étienne Vandal, it was justRead More

X-Men reputation attracts 3

X-Men reputation attracts 3

April 29, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

X-Men add one provincial commit and two out-of-province commits to their team. Chris Jenkins, a linebacker from Garth Webb Secondary School, is excited to be a part of the longstanding history that is Saint Francis Xavier X-Men football. Keegan McMullin, a lineman from Fredericton High school, and Cole Cooper, aRead More

Waterloo Warriors introduce 2019 class

Waterloo Warriors introduce 2019 class

April 29, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Waterloo welcomes 30 commits to their 2019 class. The University of Waterloo Warriors are set to welcome a whole new crop of commits to their team. Simon Peter Adams (5’8, 155lbs) – a defensive back from David Suzuki Secondary School (Brampton, ON) Darrell Adams, the team’s recruiting coordinator, described himRead More

Lions offer commits “family” feeling

Lions offer commits “family” feeling

April 28, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

York adds two Ontario commits to their 2019 class. Nikola Marinkovic, an offensive lineman from St. Pius X High School, and Elijah Paulsen, a quarterback from Dr. Frank J. Hayden High School, are ready to sink their teeth into U Sports football with the York Lions. Nikola Marinkovic When NikolaRead More

Gaiters add NSSAFFL all-star to team

Gaiters add NSSAFFL all-star to team

April 28, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Bishop’s adds one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Dawson Keirstead, a receiver from Cole Harbour District High School, is heading to Québec after signing with the Bishop’s Gaiters. Keirstead is from Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia. He was a 2018 NSSAFFL Division 1 all-star with the Cole Harbour Cavs. InRead More

StFX commit followed instinct

StFX commit followed instinct

April 27, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

X-Men add an out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Sometimes, you have to go with your gut feeling. For Chase Bowden, a running back from Stamford Collegiate, committing to StFX was one of those times. “I chose to commit to StFX because of this instinctual feeling that came over meRead More

SMU welcomes 5 to pack

SMU welcomes 5 to pack

April 27, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

The Huskies add two local commits, two out-of-province commits and one international commit to their team. In their latest wave of commits, St. Mary’s Huskies are set to welcome five commits on all sides of the ball to their 2019 class. Otto Roca Linebacker Otto Roca currently calls St. Catharines,Read More

Bisons coaches ‘patient, great teachers’

Bisons coaches ‘patient, great teachers’

April 26, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds four local commits and one provincial commit to their 2019 class. For Dawson Proskurnik, a receiver from St. Norbert Collegiate, signing with the University of Manitoba Bisons made sense. Wide receivers Payton Yakimishyn from St. John’s High School and Tristen Hutter from St. Paul’s High School, as wellRead More

MTA players have ‘pride playing for the Mounties’

MTA players have ‘pride playing for the Mounties’

April 26, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

MTA add a provincial commit and an out-of-province commit to their team. Defensive backs Alex Robichaud from the University of New Brunswick and Donovin Small from Holland College will be looking to give it their all with the Mount Allison Mounties. Alex Robichaud Playing for the Mounties have been aRead More

Guelph adds 1 to the o-line

Guelph adds 1 to the o-line

April 25, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Guelph adds one provincial commit to their 2019 class. Ben Lancaster, an offensive lineman from Laurier Secondary School, will be shoring up the line with the University of Guelph Gryphons. Lancaster is from the nation’s capital. The 6’3, 310lbs tackle and guard played with the Cumberland Panthers (OPFL) and theRead More

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Carabins offer commit chance

April 25, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

The Carabins add a local commit to their 2019 class. After missing some time last year, CFC60 Bryan Owusu-Bekoe, a defensive lineman from Vanier College, is ready to get back to work with the University of Montréal Carabins. “I had a season ending injury last year, a fractured scapula. AfterRead More

Dinos welcome local commit

Dinos welcome local commit

April 24, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Calgary adds a local product to their 2019 class. Michail Peters, a receiver from Bishop McNally High School, is staying home after signing with the University of Calgary Dinos. Peters is originally from Montréal, Québec, but is currently in Calgary, Alberta. He played for the McNally/Lacombe Laser Wolves (CHSAA) inRead More

Western ‘most consistently dominating program’ in OUA

Western ‘most consistently dominating program’ in OUA

April 24, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Mustangs add one out-of-province commit and three provincial commits to their 2019 class. CFC100 Kojo Odoom, a defensive back from Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary School, is hungry to help the Western Mustangs continue their U Sports dominance. Running back Nick Huiskamp and linebacker Jake Martino from Garth Webb Secondary School, alongRead More

Bisons coaching pedigree attracts 4

Bisons coaching pedigree attracts 4

April 23, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Bisons add three local products and one out-of-province commit to their team. Josh Robinson, a defensive back from the Valley Huskers (CJFL) and Kirk Simonsen, an offensive lineman from the Saskatoon Hilltops (CJFL), are looking to take the next steps in their careers after signing with the University of ManitobaRead More