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Courtesy of Gavin Grewal.

Bishop’s ‘made me feel appreciated and welcomed’

June 17, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Bishop’s adds an out-of-province commit to their 2018 class. Lineman Gavin Grewal from Frank Hurt Secondary School understands the importance of first impressions and Bishop’s Gaiters made sure they started things off on the right foot. “When I first received the call from Coach Justin I remember him being quiteRead More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (27 Programs)

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (27 Programs)

June 16, 2018 at 10:33 amby 0 comments

OUA Class 2018 Western Mustangs Laurier Golden Hawks Guelph Gryphons Queen’s Gaels Ottawa Gee-Gees Carleton Ravens Waterloo Warriors McMaster Marauders Windsor Lancers York Lions U of T Varsity Blues CanWest Class 2018 Calgary Dinos UBC Thunderbirds Regina Rams Saskatchewan Huskies Manitoba Bisons Alberta Golden Bears AUS Class 2018 Acadia AxemenRead More

Courtesy of Maren Bradbrooke.

McGill commit ready for life in new province

June 16, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

McGill adds an out-of-province commit to their 2018 class. Maren Bradbrooke, an athlete from Nanaimo District Secondary School, will be packing his bags and trekking across the country after signing with the McGill Redmen. “I chose McGill for its prestige as a great university, (its) location and I’m excited toRead More

Laurier family grows by 3

Laurier family grows by 3

June 15, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Laurier adds two local commits and one GTA commit to their 2018 class. Quarterback Cameron Stienbach from Sir John A. MacDonald Secondary School, linebacker Donte Shanghie from the Scarborough Thunder (OVFL) and defensive back Jahnei Powell from St. David Catholic Secondary School will be looking to earn their wings withRead More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (AUS): St. Mary’s add diverse group of talent

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (AUS): St. Mary’s add diverse group of talent

June 14, 2018 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Overview The final scenes of 2017 weren’t what St. Mary’s had in mind, but they’ve done a good job adding experienced CJFL and JUCO players to the program who can help change the script as soon as next year. Generally teams do most of their damage in-house, but the majorityRead More

Courtesy of Braeden Smith.

Versatile athlete staying home, joins Bisons

June 14, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds a local commit to their 2018 class. Braeden Smith, a wide receiver from Miles Macdonell Collegiate Institute, is staying home after signing with the University of Manitoba Bisons. “The reason I decided to commit to the U of M is first off, it’s my hometown team and IRead More

BRAD COLLINSON AND GUILLAUME BOURASSA REUNITE WITH THE STINGERS.

Guillaume Bourassa joins Stingers football coaching staff

June 14, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Head coach Brad Collinson is pleased to announce Guillaume Bourassa has joined the Concordia Stingers football program and will serve as an offensive assistant and running backs coach. Bourassa was a star running back with the Laval Rouge et Or for five seasons, including the Vanier Cup championship campaigns inRead More

Courtesy of Mount Allison.

MTA Mounties add former York Lions coach to staff

June 14, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Mounties add new recruiting coordinator to their team. In an off-season that has been ripe with coaching changes, the Mount Alison Mounties are also welcoming a new face to their staff. The team has hired Zac Colangelo, the former recruiting coordinator and defensive backs coach for the York Lions, full-timeRead More

Courtesy of Samwel Uko.

Huskies ‘felt like a very good fit’

June 13, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Saskatchewan adds an out-of-province commit to their 2018 class. CFC100 Samwel Uko, a running back from Abbotsford Senior Secondary School, “I chose to commit to the University of Saskatchewan because it felt like a very good fit when I was talking with the coaching staff,” Uko said. “They were honestRead More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (RSEQ): Concordia doing some hometown cooking

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (RSEQ): Concordia doing some hometown cooking

June 12, 2018 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Overview Things can change quickly in the world of U Sports, but the clock keeps ticking, and Concordia is still preparing to welcome a great group of talent that will add quality depth on both sides of the field. The majority of their prospects hail from Quebec, but they alsoRead More

UBC welcomes CFC100 to team

UBC welcomes CFC100 to team

June 12, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

UBC adds an out-of-province commit to their 2018 class. CFC100 Lake Korte-Moore, a defensive lineman from Football North St. Joseph’s, will be leaving the nation’s capital after committing to the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Korte-Moore was a member of the Football North St. Joes’ inaugural team. Like it’s counterpartRead More

StFX brotherhood, tradition attracts 3

StFX brotherhood, tradition attracts 3

June 11, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

X-Men add one international commit and two out-of-province commits to their 2018 class. William Fay, a kicker from Catholic Memorial High School, will be taking his talents north of the border after signing with the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. CFC100 defensive lineman Alex Fedchun from Ernest Manning High School andRead More

By Leon Lilley.

Mac offers commit chance to prove himself

June 10, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

McMaster adds an out-of-province commit to their 2018 class. When Michael Hampton, an offensive lineman from Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary School, joins the McMaster Marauders, he has confidence that he is getting nothing but the best. “I committed to Mac because of their commitment to excellence. From football to academics thereRead More

By Mr. Hillaby.

Laurier offers challenge for commit

June 9, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Golden Hawks add an out-of-province commit to their 2018 class. Austin Lymer, a receiver from St, Francis High School, doesn’t want to take the easy route when he joins the Sir Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks. “Laurier provides a challenging academic curriculum,” said Lymer, who is taking communication studies and management.Read More

Montréal commit wants to keep team winning

Montréal commit wants to keep team winning

June 8, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Carabins add local commit to their 2018 class. Jahson Lafontant-Denis, a linebacker from Cégep Édouard-Montpetit, doesn’t want to change the University of Montréal Carabins; no, he wants to make sure they stay exactly as they are. “The Carabins of Montréal are a winning team and I think I can helpRead More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (OUA): Lancers laying the foundation

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (OUA): Lancers laying the foundation

June 7, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Overview Things went from bad to worse for Windsor on the scoreboard last season, but I believe they’ve set themselves up for some future success with a quality class of prospects from top notch high school programs in Ontario. They also did a considerable amount of damage outside their provincialRead More

Courtesy of Kyler Mosley.

Rams commit ‘excited to start working’

June 7, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Rams add an out-of-province commit to their team. A first-hand review can go a long way, but you don’t have to tell that to Kyler Mosley, a wide receiver from Hugh Boyd Secondary School, who has found his place with the University of Regina Rams. “I chose to commit toRead More

York Lions offer future to 3

York Lions offer future to 3

June 6, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

York adds three GTA commits to their 2018 class. Alfred Olay, a receiver from Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School, knows that the York Lions will treat him like family. Running back D’Andre Clarke-Bastien from Sir Wilfrid Laurier Collegiate Institute and offensive lineman San Elibuyuk from King City High School willRead More

OBIT: Bishop’s legendary coach, Bruce Coulter, passes away

OBIT: Bishop’s legendary coach, Bruce Coulter, passes away

June 6, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Statement from Michael Goldbloom, Principal and Vice-Chancellor of Bishop’s University on the passing of Bruce Coulter on Tuesday night. It is with profound sadness, tempered by gratitude and respect for a long life well-lived, that I am writing to inform you that Bruce Coulter died yesterday at age 90. ManyRead More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (AUS): Bishop’s digging for talent

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (AUS): Bishop’s digging for talent

June 5, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Overview Bishop’s first season in the AUS didn’t go according to plan, but I don’t think their 1-7 record is a good reflection of how close they came to breaking through on a few occassions. They’ve turned to a diverse class of talent that covers five different provinces and fiveRead More

Courtesy of Austin Daya.

Gut feeling led commit to Queen’s

June 5, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Queen’s adds a Canadian playing in the United States to their 2018 class. Austin Daya, a defensive back from Wyoming Seminary, has found himself in Kingston, Pennsylvania, for the past two years, and now he will be moving to Kingston, Ontario, to continue his education and his football career withRead More

Academics, football success draw 2 to Western

Academics, football success draw 2 to Western

June 4, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Western adds one out-of-province commit and one Ontario commit to their 2018 class. When it comes to football, having a strong educational background is integral because one day football will end, and linebacker Troy Thompson from Kent School and defensive back Joe Hill from Upper Canada College know they willRead More

 
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