Articles by: Ryan McCabe

Playoff Watch: Wild day of CFC50 football in Southern Ontario (GHAC Semis)

Playoff Watch: Wild day of CFC50 football in Southern Ontario (GHAC Semis)

November 14, 2018 at 11:00 amby 0 comments

  Things get messy once the playdowns roll around in Ontario, and we’ve got two huge games on Wednesday that’ll have a ripple effect on the CFC50 Rankings – and the OFSAA Festival of course. The GHAC Semifinals features CFC50 No. 1 St. Thomas More taking on No. 19 Nelson,Read More

#99 Kail Dava - Football North (Photo courtesy of Kail Dava)

CFC100 Kail Dava keeps the offer train rolling

November 14, 2018 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

Sometimes it only takes one offer to get things rolling, and this could be the beginning of a nice little run for CFC100 Kail Dava out of CFC10 Clarkson Football North. He already received offers from Kent State and Delaware State, now he’s looking further south with an opportunity to playRead More

CFC100 James Hinsperger takes a look at the ACC

CFC100 James Hinsperger takes a look at the ACC

November 13, 2018 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

  Recruits from across the country are receiving calls about their next move, and CFC100 James Hinsperger out of Blair Academy is hoping he can eventually turn his visits into offers. We caught up with the star linebacker to talk about his recent trip to Heinz Field, and his experienceRead More

CFC100 Evan Nolli collects his first OUA offer

CFC100 Evan Nolli collects his first OUA offer

November 12, 2018 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

There’s been a feeding frenzy surrounding B.C prospects, and CFC100 Evan Nolli out of CFC50 New Westminster is the latest to receive an offer from the OUA. The defensive line prospect already has an offer on the board from Simon Fraser, but this could represent a turning point in hisRead More

Top Prospects Q&A Roundup

Top Prospects Q&A Roundup

November 9, 2018 at 6:55 amby 0 comments

 CFC100 OL Taylor Burns (Episcopal, VA) Burns on growing up playing football in Moncton and the community feel that surrounds the game …  Playing football on the East Coast was fun. We are a small community, but a passionate one that takes pride in our sport. High School footballRead More

CFC50 GOTW (ON): No.1 STM look to defend the city against rivals No. 18 CN

CFC50 GOTW (ON): No.1 STM look to defend the city against rivals No. 18 CN

November 8, 2018 at 7:30 amby 0 comments

  It’s that time of year again in Hamilton, now we just have to sit back and wait for the drama to unfold. CFC50 No. 1 St. Thomas More enter the Hamilton Catholic Finals as the two time defending champions, but they know anything can happen when they lineup withRead More

CFC100 Chris Weber takes a pair of NCAA trips

CFC100 Chris Weber takes a pair of NCAA trips

November 8, 2018 at 7:15 amby 0 comments

  The young bucks are beginning to make their moves, and CFC100 Chris Weber out of CFC10 Royal Imperial already found a few NCAA programs who’re interested in getting to know a little more about him. We caught up with the Class of 2020 prospect to learn more about hisRead More

CFC100 Devonte Ballantyne narrows list down to six

CFC100 Devonte Ballantyne narrows list down to six

November 7, 2018 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

We’ve been following CFC100 Devonte Ballantyne’s journey on the trail closely for over two years now, and after checking out all his options at the next level, he’s finally narrowed his choices down to six U Sports programs. We spoke with the CFC50 Cathlolic Central prospect to learn more aboutRead More

CFC100 Class 2021 Aaron Armitage grabs first Power 5 offer

CFC100 Class 2021 Aaron Armitage grabs first Power 5 offer

November 6, 2018 at 7:15 amby 0 comments

There’s been a recruiting explosion the last couple weeks, and it seems like the news just keeps getting better for prospects north of the border. CFC100 Aaron Armitage out of Blair Academy (N.J) is still a long ways away from graduating, but he’s already received his first NCAA offer, andRead More

CFC100 Christian Veilleux goes one-on-one with Coach Harbaugh

CFC100 Christian Veilleux goes one-on-one with Coach Harbaugh

November 6, 2018 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

Note: Christian Veilleux was moved to the Class of 2021/2022 list after this graphic was made  After receiving an offer from Michigan back in June, CFC100 Christian Veilleux received another invite to the Big House to watch Michigan take down Penn State over the weekend. The Class of 2021 quarterbackRead More

Delaware State swarm Canada, offer multiple CFC100 and CFC60 prospects

Delaware State swarm Canada, offer multiple CFC100 and CFC60 prospects

November 5, 2018 at 7:15 amby 0 comments

I made a joke earlier in the year that once you get a taste of the Canadian waters, it’s hard to resist coming back – but it seems like Delaware State really took the statement to heart. The Hornets were able to sign CFC100 Michael Chris-Ike, CFC100 Olivier Muembi and ThomasRead More

Jaxon Hume (21), Harry Ainlay Titans (credit: Trevor Spaulding)

CFC100 Jaxon Hume going coast to coast with AUS offer

November 5, 2018 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

After deeming CFC100 Jaxon Hume out of CFC50 Harry Ainlay the hottest prospect in U Sports circles, he was back on the phone with another program who was ready to pull the trigger – this time on the East Coast of Canada. Hume is now up to six U SportsRead More

Mind of McCabe: OFSAA Bowl Festival Day 3 Matchup Breakdown

Mind of McCabe: OFSAA Bowl Festival Day 3 Matchup Breakdown

November 4, 2018 at 10:00 amby 0 comments

There’s no province like Ontario when it comes to handing out banners at the end of the year, and hopefully I can help breakdown all the chaos with OFSAA recently releasing the bowl matchup for the 2018 edition at TD Place Stadium in Ottawa. There’s nine games to go over,Read More

CFC100 Taylor Burns adds his fifth NCAA offer

CFC100 Taylor Burns adds his fifth NCAA offer

November 2, 2018 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

The process is picking up pace for CFC100 Taylor Burns out of Episcopal, who announced his fifth NCAA offer via social media last night. The stud offensive line prospect honed his skills in New Brunswick before heading to Virginia, and the spotlight is only getting brighter as he nears theRead More

CFC100 Nolan Meinzinger enjoys SEC trip

CFC100 Nolan Meinzinger enjoys SEC trip

November 2, 2018 at 6:55 amby 0 comments

One of the benefits of being a top prospect is the chance to see places around North America you never would’ve before, and CFC100 Nolan Meinzinger out of St. Matthew took full advantage during his latest trip to the Palmetto State. We caught up with the young Class of 2021Read More

CFC100 Q&A: Multi-talented Jhavoun Blake burning turf at Rutland

CFC100 Q&A: Multi-talented Jhavoun Blake burning turf at Rutland

November 2, 2018 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

Always putting a hundred percent🏈🙏 pic.twitter.com/eBqbfm1sv4 — Jhavoun Blake (@BlakeJhavoun) August 22, 2018 If you aren’t familiar with CFC100 Jhavoun Blake out of Rutland, it’s time to start doing your homework. The FPC alumnus earned his ranking as an explosive athlete – mainly running back – but he’s been leadingRead More

CFC100 Leif Magnuson takes unofficial ACC visit

CFC100 Leif Magnuson takes unofficial ACC visit

October 31, 2018 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

Even if it’s an unofficial visit, every interaction counts on the trail, and CFC100 Leif Magnuson out of CFC10 Clarkson Football North has been active behind the scenes talking to multiple DI programs. We caught up with the Class of 2020 prospect to speak about the recruiting process, and hisRead More

CFC100 Jaxon Hume heating up with fifth U Sports offer

CFC100 Jaxon Hume heating up with fifth U Sports offer

October 31, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

We’re beginning to see stars emerge on the U Sports recruiting trail, and CFC100 Jaxon Hume out of CFC50 Harry Ainlay is a prospect in high demand. The dual track athlete has been torching defences all year long, and was rewarded for his efforts over the weekend with his fifthRead More

CFC100 Kenny Mestidor secures third Power 5 offer

CFC100 Kenny Mestidor secures third Power 5 offer

October 30, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

It’s an achievement for any Canadian to receive a Power 5 offer, but to receive three before your senior year? That pushes you into a different category. CFC100 Kenny Mestidor continues to push the boundaries at St. Thomas More School (CT), and after receiving an offer from Michigan earlier in theRead More

CFC100 Kurtis Rourke takes official visit in Athens

CFC100 Kurtis Rourke takes official visit in Athens

October 29, 2018 at 6:35 amby 0 comments

It was a family affair this weekend for CFC100 Kurtis Rourke out of CFC50 Holy Trinity, who took his official visit with the Ohio Bobcats. The younger brother of current Bobcats’ quarterback, CFC100 Nathan Rourke, already announced his commitment back in May, but he’s continue to form a close bondRead More

Bryce Covello (second from the right) and his teammates celebrate their OFSAA win. Courtesy of Bryce Covello .

Mind of McCabe: OFSAA Bowl Festival Day 2 Matchup Breakdown

October 28, 2018 at 9:00 amby 0 comments

There’s no province like Ontario when it comes to handing out banners at the end of the year, and hopefully I can help breakdown all the chaos with OFSAA recently releasing the bowl matchup for the 2018 edition at TD Place Stadium in Ottawa. There’s nine games to go over,Read More