Articles by: Elizabeth Karchut

Courtesy of Logan Murphy.

St. FX welcomes 4th commit to 2017 class

January 10, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

St. FX brings in New Brunswick commit. Hailing from Saint John, New Brunswick, Logan Murphy, an offensive lineman from Saint John High School, will be heading over province lines after signing with the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. Small schools can often have their advantages. Murphy said that, “The reason IRead More

October 18, 2015: Will Bannatyne of the Centennial Coyotes vs. Wise Wood. Courtesy of Bannatyne

LB Bannatyne relentless on the gridiron (VIDEO)

December 30, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER OUA, CWUAA teams among contenders for Coyotes standout. Quarterbacks, receivers and just about any opponent face a challenge when Will Bannatyne of the Centennial Coyotes (Alberta School Athletics Association).hits the field.

September 18, 2015: Photo of Robert Stewart. By Karen Rice.

RB Stewart accepts offer from local school (VIDEO)

December 23, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Coyotes standout commits to CWUAA team. When Robert Stewart, a running back for the Centennial Coyotes of the Calgary Senior High School Athletic Association (CSHSAA) is on the gridiron, he proves not all coyotes are ugly.

Courtesy of Tarrik Anderson

WR Anderson dominating on the field

December 15, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Local school leading contender for Griffins standout. Tarrik Anderson, a wide receiver of the Ernest Manning Griffins (Alberta School Athletic Association), is a basketball player by trade, but he is turning heads when he steps onto the gridiron.

Courtesy of Connor Studer.

LB Studer excited about future

December 11, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Coyotes standout open to all considerations. Two years ago, Connor Studer, a defensive end for the Centennial Coyotes (Alberta School Athletics Association), convinced his best friend, Shea Priest, to quit hockey and join football. Priest has since signed with UBC and Studer is looking to follow him intoRead More

Daniel Cockburn (#39) goes for the tackle  vs. Harry Ainlay High School. By  Sheryl Ogonoski.

FB Cockburn seeking to accelerate recruitment process (VIDEO)

December 7, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER NCAA, CWUAA options being considered so far by Crusaders standout. Daniel Cockburn of the Austin O’Brien Crusaders (Alberta School Athletics Association) may not be the most physically imposing player on the field, however he has the versatility and athleticism to be a regular member of both the offensiveRead More

Chris Wilson. By Karen Rice

OL Wilson looking to follow in brother’s footsteps (VIDEO)

December 5, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER CWUAA, OUA schools in the mix for Coyotes’ standout. It’s never easy being the younger sibling, always in the shadow of the older kin, but Chris Wilson of the Centennial Coyotes is looking to make a name for himself that’s separate from his older brother Andrew, a fullbackRead More

Jared Koster of the midget South Calgary Colts loses his helmet as he goes for the tackle. Courtesy of Koster.

DB Koster driven to succeed

December 1, 2015 at 6:27 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER AUS, OUA & CWUAA schools under consideration by Coyotes standout. Jared Koster, a defensive player for the Centennial Coyotes (Alberta School Athletics Association) is a ball hawk and he says he wants the ball to end up in the hands of the defense whenever there is a chance.

Dorian Savard (#57) goes for the tackle against the Calgary Colts player. Courtesy of Savard.

DL Savard thinking about future

November 29, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Lightning standout open to all considerations. Dorian Savard, defensive tackle for the Hunting Hills Lightning (Alberta School Athletics Association) isn’t quite sure what university program he wants to go into and he is still thinking about different schools, but he does know one thing, football is still inRead More

DB Layden fired up

DB Layden fired up

November 27, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Prairie Fire standout open to all considerations. Isn’t it ironic that Cole Layden, a middle linebacker for the Prairie Fire (Calgary Area Midget Football Association), wants to be a firefighter?

October 21, 2014: Tristan Rice of the Centennial Coyotes vs. the Bishop O'Byrne Bobcats. By Karen Rice

OL Rice high in demand

November 23, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER CWUAA, AUS schools looking at Coyote standout. At his mother’s suggestion, a nervous, ten year old Tristian Rice stepped onto the gridiron for the first time. By the end of his first season, he was hooked.

Courtesy of Elijah Donald

OL Donald setting bar high (VIDEO)

November 22, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Hawkeyes standout considering OUA schools. Elijah Donald of Oshawa Hawkeyes (Ontario Varsity Football League) is looking to be in school for many years, so why not play some football to pass the time?

Photo of Justin Jelacic of the Cambridge Lions. By Chris Surdykowski

DL Jelacic is Ready to Roar

November 15, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Lions standout open to all considerations. With his athleticism and versatility, you never know where Justin Jelacic of the Cambridge Lions (Ontario Varsity Football League) will line up on the gridiron, the young player having experience at all positions on the defensive line and some experience on theRead More

Kyle Wolf. By Karen Rice

DB Wolf on the hunt (VIDEO)

November 8, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Coyotes’ standout is open to all considerations. Centennial Coyotes defensive back Kyle Wolf prowls the field like a hungry wolf, ready to bring down an opponent like a piece of game.

Sept. 4 2015: Kaden Hall of the Hunting Hills Lightning carries the ball  vs the Notre Dame Cougars. By Chris Hall

SB Hall ready to catch Fire

October 30, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER CWUAA school in the mix for Fire standout. Prairie Fire’s Kaden Hall may not be the tallest or largest player on the gridiron, but don’t let his small stature fool you, the diminutive player plays as if he’s a giant.

September 18, 2015: Edward Kim (#40) lines up against Medicine Hat. By Chris Hall

LB Kim ready to strike (VIDEO)

October 23, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER CWUAA team interested in the Prairie Fire standout. At the age of three, Edward Kim’s parents made an important decision and moved to Canada from South Korea. Nine years later, they made another important decision, putting their 12 year old son into football.

Isaiah Hickson of the Hamilton Ironmen

DL Joseph Lives up to “Ironman”

October 16, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Trio of OUA schools being considered by Ironmen standout. The term “jack of all trades” comes to mind when you think about Hamilton Ironmen’s Isaiah Joseph.

Sept. 11, 2015: Maddock (#52) tackles a player from Lindsay Thurber. By Mrs. Maddock

LB Maddock ready to light It up with Clan

October 15, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Lightning standout has committed to the NCAA Division 2 team. It won’t be long now until Hunting Hills Lightning lineman Colt Maddock of the is ready to begin the next phase of his career.

May 23, 2015: Jack Hinsperger gets his picture taken on Photo Day vs. the Brampton Bulldogs. By Chris Surdykowski

LB Hinsperger has strength of a Lion (VIDEO)

October 9, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER OUA schools in the mix for Lions standout While football is a family affair, Cambridge Lions linebacker Jack Hinsperger wants to make sure he roars louder than his brothers.

July 26, 2015: Marcel Grant is seen catching a 50 yard pass from QB Khalil Wilson vs. the Brampton Bulldogs. By Mary Schetakis.

Grant flies all over gridiron (VIDEO)

September 26, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Eagles standout considering all schools. Marcel Grant, a wide receiver for the Etobicoke Eagles of the Ontario Varsity Football League (OVFL), can be found flying all over the field, may it be soaring ahead with the football as a receiver or swooping down on his opponents to deliverRead More

Nathan Amesbury of the Cumberland Panthers. By Stephanie Byrne

#CFCOPC: OL Amesbury the “Cat’s Meow”

September 25, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER OUA schools in consideration for Panthers’ standout May it be on the offensive line or the defensive line, Nathan Amesbury of the Cumberland Panthers (Ontario Varsity Football League) is using his massive 6’4, 260 pound build to his advantage.

Saturday, May 30: Connor Sykes goes for the tackle against a Mississauga Warriors player.  By Kathy Guenette

DE Sykes looking to soar to New Heights

September 19, 2015 at 6:32 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Ravens standout currently considering OUA schools. Although he is relatively new to the sport, defensive end Connor Sykes of the Essex Ravens (Ontario Varsity Football League) is ready to throw his hat in the ring with recruiters

K/P Riley ready to spearhead career (VIDEO)

K/P Riley ready to spearhead career (VIDEO)

September 16, 2015 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Couple of OUA schools reach out to Spears standout  There is nothing quite like watching a football fly through the uprights and kicker Hayden Riley of the Niagara Spears (Ontario Varsity Football League) is ready to send as many pigskins soaring through the air as he can with a universityRead More