Articles by: Ryan McCabe

OFSAA thankful for the opportunities that the City of Hamilton has provided

OFSAA thankful for the opportunities that the City of Hamilton has provided

November 26, 2016 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

For 12 long years, high school players across the province would set their sights on the Rogers Centre each season. It was a place where dreams could come true, and for one shining moment players earned a chance to say they are one of the best around. This of courseRead More

#CFC50 Games of the Week (Ontario) RECAP [Playoffs]: The final decisions are in with the OFSAA Bowl matchups now set in stone

#CFC50 Games of the Week (Ontario) RECAP [Playoffs]: The final decisions are in with the OFSAA Bowl matchups now set in stone

November 26, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

We will be covering the #CFC50 PLAYOFF games for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by TUESDAY each week andRead More

The evolution of OFSAA Bowl matchmaking

The evolution of OFSAA Bowl matchmaking

November 25, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

It’s a challenge that faces every sport at the high school level, and there’s never a simple solution. With over 100 football programs competing across Ontario each year, one of the toughest tasks OFSAA faces is determining who is the best, and who will get a chance to compete forRead More

#CFC50 Games of the Week (Ontario) RECAP [Playoffs]: Some long standing streaks end as Ontario sees a new crop of contenders emerge

#CFC50 Games of the Week (Ontario) RECAP [Playoffs]: Some long standing streaks end as Ontario sees a new crop of contenders emerge

November 22, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

We will be covering the #CFC50 Games of the Week for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by TUESDAY eachRead More

#CFC50 PLAYOFF games (ON) PREVIEW: No rest for the wicked with only the best left standing in Ontario

#CFC50 PLAYOFF games (ON) PREVIEW: No rest for the wicked with only the best left standing in Ontario

November 22, 2016 at 5:42 amby 0 comments

We will be covering the #CFC50 playoff games for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by Tuesday each week andRead More

#CFC50 PLAYOFF games (ON) PREVIEW: Throw everything you know out the window as #CFC50 teams collide

#CFC50 PLAYOFF games (ON) PREVIEW: Throw everything you know out the window as #CFC50 teams collide

November 17, 2016 at 5:46 amby 0 comments

We will be covering the #CFC50 Playoff games for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by Tuesday each week andRead More

#CFC50 Games of the week (Ontario) RECAP [Playoffs]: High school football found no escape from the playoff madness that swept across Ontario

#CFC50 Games of the week (Ontario) RECAP [Playoffs]: High school football found no escape from the playoff madness that swept across Ontario

November 16, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

We will be covering the #CFC50 Games of the Week for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by TUESDAY eachRead More

#CFC50 Games of the week (Ontario) PREVIEW [Playoffs]: Things get real in Ontario as every #CFC50 team enters playoff mode

#CFC50 Games of the week (Ontario) PREVIEW [Playoffs]: Things get real in Ontario as every #CFC50 team enters playoff mode

November 10, 2016 at 5:46 amby 0 comments

We will be covering the #CFC50 PLAYOFF Games for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by Tuesday each week andRead More

DL Lander understands the values of football

DL Lander understands the values of football

November 9, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

The funny thing about football is that, at one point in time, the game was foreign to all of us. Some gravitate to the sport from a young age and can’t wait to strap on a helmet, while others may not realize their true potential until somebody introduces them toRead More

#CFC50 PLAYOFF Games (ONT) RECAP (1): The cream is beginning to rise with Ontario playoffs in full swing

#CFC50 PLAYOFF Games (ONT) RECAP (1): The cream is beginning to rise with Ontario playoffs in full swing

November 9, 2016 at 5:37 amby 0 comments

We will be covering the #CFC50 Games of the Week for the Ontario region. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ byRead More

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) RECAP [9]: #CFC50 put together a flawless week to cap off regular season

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) RECAP [9]: #CFC50 put together a flawless week to cap off regular season

November 9, 2016 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

We will be covering the #CFC50 Games of the Week for the Ontario region. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ byRead More

#CFC50 PLAYOFF PREVIEW (ONT) : Some enjoy the luxury of rest, while the others fight for their playoff lives

#CFC50 PLAYOFF PREVIEW (ONT) : Some enjoy the luxury of rest, while the others fight for their playoff lives

November 3, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

We will be covering the #CFC50 Games of the Week for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by Tuesday eachRead More

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) PREVIEW [9]: Busy week with multiple teams looking to complete a perfect regular season

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) PREVIEW [9]: Busy week with multiple teams looking to complete a perfect regular season

November 3, 2016 at 5:37 amby 0 comments

We will be covering the #CFC50 Games of the Week for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by Tuesday eachRead More

#CFC50 Game preview (ONT): No. 10 St. Roch prepare to throw down with their rivals from Lorne Park

#CFC50 Game preview (ONT): No. 10 St. Roch prepare to throw down with their rivals from Lorne Park

November 3, 2016 at 5:36 amby 0 comments

Feature photos courtesy of Christina Birch/Lorne Park and St. Roch Twitter The #CFC50 No.10 St. Roch Ravens wouldn’t want their regular season to end any other way than with a true test of will going up against the former #CFC50 Lorne Park Spartans. With first place and of course prideRead More

#CFC50 Games of the week (Ontario) RECAP [8]: Superior Heights snags fourth straight league title; Newman prevails in clash v.s St. Thomas More

#CFC50 Games of the week (Ontario) RECAP [8]: Superior Heights snags fourth straight league title; Newman prevails in clash v.s St. Thomas More

November 2, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

We will be covering the #CFC50 Games of the Week for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by TUESDAY eachRead More

#CFC50 game preview (ONT): Here we go again. No. 6 Cardinal Newman take on No.12 St. Thomas More

#CFC50 game preview (ONT): Here we go again. No. 6 Cardinal Newman take on No.12 St. Thomas More

October 27, 2016 at 5:47 amby 0 comments

Feature Photos Courtesy of Gerry Graham/HWCDSB and Barry Gray Well it’s that time of year again. And yes, that is deja vu you’re experiencing. Deep into another season with top spot in the Hamilton Catholic League up for grabs, who else would it be other than No.6 Cardinal Newman andRead More

Hamilton. Ontario, Friday, September 30,2016 - Cathedral vs. St. Thomas More high school football.  Photo by: Barry Gray,The Hamilton Spectator. For story by: standup

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) PREVIEW [8]: Clash between Newman and St. Thomas More highlights week eight; South and Central duke it out

October 27, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

We will be previewing the #CFC50 Games of the Week for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by Tuesday eachRead More

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) RECAP [7]: Herman and Nelson reign supreme; St. James caps off first flawless season in school history

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) RECAP [7]: Herman and Nelson reign supreme; St. James caps off first flawless season in school history

October 26, 2016 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

We will be previewing the #CFC50 Games of the Week for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by TUESDAY eachRead More

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) PREVIEW [7]: Marquee matchups highlight week 7

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) PREVIEW [7]: Marquee matchups highlight week 7

October 20, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

We will be previewing the #CFC50 Games of the Week for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by TuesdayRead More

#CFC50 Game of the week (ONT): No. 19 Nelson square off against No. 29 Holy Trinity with first place in the HSAA on the line

#CFC50 Game of the week (ONT): No. 19 Nelson square off against No. 29 Holy Trinity with first place in the HSAA on the line

October 19, 2016 at 5:49 amby 0 comments

There are few things better in life than rivalry week, where for some unexplainable reason, everything means just a little bit more. You run harder at practice, shut off your cell phone earlier the night before the game, listen to your pre-game music a little louder than usual – youRead More

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) RECAP [6]: Top ranked teams remain unbeaten while the bottom of the list experiences a massive shakeup

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) RECAP [6]: Top ranked teams remain unbeaten while the bottom of the list experiences a massive shakeup

October 19, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

We will be previewing the #CFC50 Games of the Week for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by TUESDAY eachRead More

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) PREVIEW [6]:  Week six comes stacked with marquee matchups

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) PREVIEW [6]: Week six comes stacked with marquee matchups

October 13, 2016 at 5:46 amby 0 comments

We will be previewing the #CFC50 Games of the Week for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by Tuesday eachRead More

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) RECAP [5]: Some big upsets and near misses as teams continue to sort themselves out across the province

#CFC50 Games of the week (ONT) RECAP [5]: Some big upsets and near misses as teams continue to sort themselves out across the province

October 12, 2016 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

We will be previewing the #CFC50 Games of the Week for Ontario. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘heads up’ by TUESDAY eachRead More