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Warriors teammates Jack Burns (far left), Dylan Coveney (left), Cole Torrance (right) and Brayden Laurie (far right) commit to the Dinos. Courtesy of Matt Berry.

Dinos family continues to grow as four Calgarians commit

October 23, 2016 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Dinos continue to attract Calgary commits to the team. The Calgary Dinos have been busy in the 2017 commitment class. They have added another four more players; Dylan Coveney, Cole Torrance, Brayden Laurie and Jack Burns, from Henry Wisewood Warriors (Alberta School Athletics Association), to their team on Saturday. DylanRead More

Sam Cuciz signing his letter of intent. Courtesy of Sam Cuciz.

St. Albert player commits to Golden Bears

October 22, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

The Golden Bears add another local commit to their team. The University of Alberta has a deep history with the Cuciz family, a narrative that will contain another chapter after Sam Cuciz, a free safety from St. Alberta Catholic Secondary School, signed his letter of intent for the Golden BearsRead More

CFC100 Gregor MacKellar (left) and CFC100 George Hutchings (right). Courtesy of St. Andrew's College.

#CFC100 Hutchings joins the Dinos

October 19, 2016 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Calgary Dinos add #CFC100 commit to their team. George Hutchings, an offensive lineman from St. Andrew’s College, will be brining his bulk and skill to the Calgary Dinos after signing his letter of intent early this week. The 6’3, 300lbs guard currently plays with the St. Andrew’s College Saints (ConferenceRead More

Cole Hepburn (left, courtesy of Cole Hepburn), Ryk Vanderpol (centre, courtesy of Ryk Vanderpol), and Matt Stephens (right, courtesy of Canadafootballchat).

Ravens nab three more Ontario commits

October 19, 2016 at 5:31 amby Comments are Disabled

The Ravens add more commits to their ever-growing list of 2017 commitment class. After recently adding two players to their roster, the Carleton Ravens continue to attract recruits, having added Cole Hepburn, a defensive back and lineman from Bill Crothers Secondary School, Ryk Vanderpol, a defensive back from Nelson HighRead More

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Murdoch MacKay teammates get NCAA Div. 2 offer

October 18, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

The Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagles have given some Canadian football players offers. Three Manitoba boys, Halem Hrizai, Hunter Brown and Trentin Eyssens from Murdoch MacKay Colligate, have gained some interest from recruiters south of the boarder and have received offers from the University of Minnesota Crookston Golden Eagles (NCAA DivisionRead More

Riley Szafranski (left, #99, courtesy of RIley Szafranksi) and Austin Gordon (right, courtesy of the Golden Bears).

Golden Bears stocking up on commits early

October 17, 2016 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Two Alberta commits will stay in Alberta after signing with the Golden Bears. The University of Alberta Golden Bears are in a little bit of a rebuilding phase, but Riley Szafrankski, a defensive lineman from #CFC50 No. 15 Harry Ainlay high school, and Austin Gordon, an offensive lineman from St.Read More

Xavier Angers-Gauthier after commiting to the Redmen. Courtesy of Ron Hilaire.

McGill Redmen pick up local recruit

October 17, 2016 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Redmed add a player from Laval to their 2017 commitment class. The city of Montréal in la belle province will be home to Xavier Angers-Gauthier, a defensive back from Cégep Vieux-Montréal, for another four years after the young recruit committed to the McGill Redmen. Angers-Gauthier currently plays with the Vieux-MontréalRead More

Logan Bandy (left), Joseph Dutton (centre) and Cole Belway (right). Courtesy of Matt Berry.

Two #CFC100s & another Browns player join Dinos

October 16, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Calgary adds three more Calgarians to their 2017 commitment class They’ve been teammates throughout their high school career and now Cole Belway, #CFC100 Logan Bandy and #CFC100 Joseph Dutton from the St. Francis Browns (Alberta School Athletics Association) will get to continue their football career together as members of theRead More

Decorated linebacker commits to Saskatchewan

Decorated linebacker commits to Saskatchewan

October 16, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Huskies add a local, Saskatoon commit to their team. When Bailey Taylor, a linebacker from Centennial Collegiate, joins the Saskatchewan Huskies for their 2017 season, he will be looking to add to his impressive resume of football achievements. Taylor plays with the Centennial Chargers of the Saskatoon Secondary School AthleticRead More

Noah Dheilly (right, courtesy of the Regina Leader Post) and Jacob Palmarin (left, courtesy of CFC).

Two strong, Western players commit to Regina

October 15, 2016 at 5:37 amby 0 comments

Rams pick up two highly touted offensive players. Two Western Canadian boys will be staying in the west after Noah Dheilly, a slot back from #CFC50 No. 4 ranked Dr. Martin LeBoldus Catholic High School, and Jacob Palmarin, a running back from the Kamloops Broncos Canadian Junior Football League), committedRead More

Yacine Audette, courtesy of Twitter.

Carabins add another Phénix commit

October 15, 2016 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

The Carabins are loading up on local recruits from the 2017 commitment class. Yacine Audette, a defensive lineman from the Collège André-Grasset, can practically see his new school from across the St. Lawrence as the Saint-Hubert native has committed to the Montréal Carabins. Audette, who plays with the Collège André-GrassetRead More

Riley VanDeHogen with the Twin City Predators. Courtesy of Twin City Predators.

Highly touted #CFC100 VanDeHogen staying in Waterloo

October 14, 2016 at 5:46 amby 0 comments

The Warriors pick up a highly sought after commit from the Waterloo area. When #CFC100 Riley VanDeHogen, a left tackle from St. David Catholic Secondary School, enters the Waterloo Warrior’s locker room, the monstrous new commit will definitely turn some heads. VanDeHogen is a towering 6’7, 320lbs and plays withRead More

Zack Beno (#8) leads his team out onto the field. Courtesy of CFC.

QB commit brings size, skill to Marauders

October 7, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

McMaster welcomes another Hamilton commit When a player both has size and talent, they have a world of opportunities waiting for them, and the McMaster Marauders are ready to give their most recent commit, Zackary Beno, a quarterback from St. Thomas More Catholic Secondary School, a chance to claim thoseRead More

Josh Hyer (2nd from right) with his mom (far left), his dad (far right), and Wayne Harris (2nd from right). Courtesy of Matt Berry.

Dinos add a BC commit to their ranks

October 7, 2016 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Dinos add another recruit to their 2017 commitment class. The Dinos family continues to grow after Josh Hyer, a defensive player from Vernon Secondary School, signed his letter of intent on Oct. 4. Hyer will have a bit of travelling to do when he moves to Calgary from his hometownRead More

Gabriel Morel (left) and Felix Laflamme (right). Courtesy of Gabriel Morel and HUDL.

Carabins pick up two more Montréalers

October 6, 2016 at 5:32 amby 0 comments

Two Montréal area recruits commit to the Carabins. Sometimes you don’t have to look too far to find talented players and the Montréal Carabins know that all too well as they pick up two local recruits, Gabriel Morel from Collège André-Grasset and Felix Laflamme from Collège Montmorency. Morel is currentlyRead More

Alex Douglas singing his LOI. Courtesy of Alex Douglas.

Junior Gryphons QB commits to Guelph

October 5, 2016 at 5:47 amby 0 comments

Guelph welcomed their first CIS commit of the 2017 class in September. Alex Douglas, a quarterback from St. Benedict Catholic Secondary School, won’t have to change his uniform much; the former Guelph Junior Gryphon (Ontario Football Conference), is now a member of the University of Guelph Gryphons. Douglas, who comesRead More

Kane Boklaschuk (left), Daniel Teitz (centre) and Justin Sambu (right). Courtesy of Matt Berry.

#CFC100 Sambu commits to Dinos, plus 2 others

October 4, 2016 at 5:55 amby Comments are Disabled

Three Calgary-area commits are now members of the Dinos The Calgary Dinos have added some size to both their offense and defense as three new local recruits joined their ranks over what was a busy weekend for the team. #CFC100 Justin Sambu, a defensive end from Cochrane High School, KaneRead More

Reid Wiley signing his LOI while Pedro the Panda (trophy) looks on. Courtesy of Reid Wiley.

St. Catharines commit hopes to soar with Ravens

October 2, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

The Carleton Ravens add a new member to their commitment class of 2017 Carleton Ravens’ flock has grown a little bit bigger with the commitment of Reid Wiley, a defensive back from Sir Winston Churchill Secondary, who signed his letter of intent on Saturday. Wiley will have to adjust toRead More

Justice Allin (left, courtesy of Justice Allin) and Jakob Durka (right, courtesy of Jakob Durka)

Mac welcomes two GTA commits

September 30, 2016 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Two more local recruits have committed to McMaster in September. It’s tough leaving home for university, but for running back Justice Allin of Etobicoke Collegiate Institute and wide receiver Jakob Durka of Cathedral High School, committing to the McMaster Marauders makes the move a little easier. Allin is coming fromRead More

Aden Alkinani (left, courtesy of Aden Alkinani) and Alex Pigozzo (right, by Chris Surdykowski).

Laurier excited for early, Ontario commits

September 26, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The Golden Hawks welcome their first commits of the 2017 recruitment period. While they may not have met on the field, Aden Alkinani, a defensive back from Northern Collegiate Institute & Vocational School, and Alex Pigozzo, an offensive lineman from Resurrection Catholic Secondary School, will be teammates on the SirRead More

Logan McComb signing his commitment to McMaster for 2017. Courtesy of Logan McComb.

Mac has “feeling of a big family” for Owen Sound recruit

September 24, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

McComb will join the Marauders as a 2017 commit. The McMaster Marauders have added a bit more size to their offensive line after Logan McComb, an offensive tackle from Owen Sound District Secondary School, gave a verbal commitment to the team. McComb stands at a towering 6’5, 270lbs and hasRead More