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Recruiting Analysis: Ottawa search far and wide for talent

Recruiting Analysis: Ottawa search far and wide for talent

April 18, 2019 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

We’ve passed the 700 commit barrier for another U Sports recruiting cycle, which means it’s time to fire up the recruiting analysis machine for another year to take a look at the top prospects from the Class of 2019. To avoid any confusion, we’ll be going in order of whichRead More

Carleton now home to 2 CFC100s

Carleton now home to 2 CFC100s

April 18, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Carleton welcomes two top Ontario prospects to their 2019 class. CFC100s Melique Straker, a defensive back from Football North Clarkson, and Ife Onyeka, a defensive end from St. Roch Catholic High School, have landed with the Carleton Ravens. CFC100 Melique Straker From 2016 to 2017, Straker spent time playing inRead More

Gaels add size, skill to lines

Gaels add size, skill to lines

April 18, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Queen’s adds one provincial commit and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Ryan Berta, an offensive lineman from St. Jean de Brébeuf Catholic Secondary School, and Andrew Mullins-Grant, a defensive lineman from St. Paul’s School, will be battling in the trenches with the Queen’s Gaels. Ryan Berta Ryan BertaRead More

Axemen bring in 12 commits

Axemen bring in 12 commits

April 17, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

The Axemen add one local commit, six provincial commits and five out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. The Acadia Axemen are set to welcome another 12 commits to their team. Adam Shoemaker (6’1, 190lbs) – a quarterback from John F. Ross Collegiate Vocational Institute (Guelph, ON) “Adam has a greatRead More

Bisons coaches ‘extremely experienced and professional’

Bisons coaches ‘extremely experienced and professional’

April 17, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds two out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. Defensive lineman William Farguson and linebacker Dolan Hills from Hunting Hills High School will be continuing their career together on the University of Manitoba Bisons. William Farguson For William Farguson of Red Deer, Alberta, a commitment to Manitoba is a commitmentRead More

CFC27 Update (13): Laval falls in top 5, Carleton moves up again

CFC27 Update (13): Laval falls in top 5, Carleton moves up again

April 16, 2019 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

For all your recruiting and player news, we’ve got you covered with the most in-depth analysis and insider information you’ll find in Canada. As a CFC INSIDER member, you will have access to: Exclusive Player Rankings including CFC100, CFC150, CFC60, CFC27 Exclusive Recruiting interviews and analysis Breaking & archived recruitingRead More

Concordia bolsters offence, defence with 2

Concordia bolsters offence, defence with 2

April 16, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Concordia adds one local commit and one international commit to their 2019 class. Jérémie Nicolas, a running back from Collège Ahuntsic, and Ahmadou Boubacar, a defensive back from Rolla High School, will be adding their talents to the Concordia Stingers. Jérémie Nicolas Jérémie Nicolas will be staying in his hometownRead More

UofS Huskies team strives ‘to be best possible version’

UofS Huskies team strives ‘to be best possible version’

April 16, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Huskies add a local commit to their team. Josh Ewanchyna, a running back from the Saskatoon Hilltops (CJFL), is set to join another hometown team, the University of Saskatchewan Huskies. Ewanchyna said he chose the Huskies because of “the opportunity of going to school, having playing time available if IRead More

Calgary Dino’s athlete suspended for presence of Higenamine

Calgary Dino’s athlete suspended for presence of Higenamine

April 15, 2019 at 1:35 pmby 0 comments

(Ottawa, Ontario – April 15, 2019) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Grant McDonald, a U SPORTS football athlete affiliated with the University of Calgary, received a 10-month sanction for an anti-doping rule violation. The athlete’s urine sample, collected during in-competition doping control onRead More

Western’s reputation attracts 2

Western’s reputation attracts 2

April 15, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Western adds a top Ontario commit and a local commit to their 2019 class. CFC100 Kristian Milford, a linebacker from Holy Trinity Catholic High School, and Liam Fulton, a defensive back from A.B. Lucas Secondary School, are set to bring their competitiveness to the Western Mustangs. CFC100 Kristian Milford ThereRead More

Queen’s campus, facilities ‘second to none’

Queen’s campus, facilities ‘second to none’

April 15, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Queen’s adds two Ontario commits to their 2019 class. It’s safe to say that there is no other school that Noah Penfold, a receiver from St. Ignatius High School, and Nick Kozachuk, a linebacker from London South Collegiate Institute, would rather play with than the Queen’s Gaels. Noah Penfold ForRead More

York welcomes 2 to team

York welcomes 2 to team

April 14, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

York adds one local commit and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Logan Scott, an offensive lineman from Northwest Kings Education Centre, and Gregory Minto-Clarke, a defensive back from Central Tech High School, will be continuing their careers with the York Lions. Logan Scott Logan Scott will be leavingRead More

Gee-Gees welcome d-lineman to team

Gee-Gees welcome d-lineman to team

April 14, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Gee-Gees add a provincial commit to their 2019 class. Joshua Mascoll-Medeiros, a defensive lineman from Laurier High School, is heading to the nation’s capital after signing with the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees. Mascoll-Medeiros has played with both the Laurier Rams (TVRA) and the London Junior Mustangs (OPFL). The 6’3, 235lbsRead More

CFL Scouting Bureau RANKINGS (Final): 15 CFC100s make top 20

CFL Scouting Bureau RANKINGS (Final): 15 CFC100s make top 20

April 13, 2019 at 8:00 amby 0 comments

TORONTO — It appears offensive linemen Zach Wilkinson and Drew Desjarlais have made major strides after last month’s CFL Combine presented by New Era, as revealed by their position in the final CFL Scouting Bureau rankings released Friday. Wilkinson, a product of Northern Colorado, moved 13 spots to become theRead More

DYK: Sudbury Spartans revive JV program, the hard knock life of a Concordia football player, and more

DYK: Sudbury Spartans revive JV program, the hard knock life of a Concordia football player, and more

April 13, 2019 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels.  In this edition: Sudbury Junior Spartans revive summer football program The incredibly busy life of a Concordia University offensive lineman Football Canada announces age limit restrictions for contact football

By Mr. Farquhar.

Laurier commit liked vibe of school, team

April 13, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Laurier adds a southern Ontario commit to their 2019 class. Brendan Patrick, a tight end from Montcalm High School, as a deep admiration for his new team, the Laurier Golden Hawks. “I chose to go to Laurier because I really enjoyed the campus and also the vibe I got whileRead More

Stingers’ environment attracts 3

Stingers’ environment attracts 3

April 13, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Concordia adds a local commit and two out-of-province commits to their team. Jahmensky Lubin, a defensive lineman from the Westshore Rebels (CJFL) and Mateo Romano, a wide receiver from Western Canada High School, each have their own reasons for joining the Concordia Stingers, but they both have one thing inRead More

Recruiting Wrap (10): CFC100s flock to Carleton, Manitoba, Regina going strong

Recruiting Wrap (10): CFC100s flock to Carleton, Manitoba, Regina going strong

April 12, 2019 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Commits, commits, commits. CFC will do our best to provide you with a synopsis of all the hustle and bustle of the 2019 recruiting season. The following is a look of each conference’s recent recruiting highlights plus official visits, and other program and coaching changes that may occur. Recruiting highlights:Read More

Ravens welcome CFC100, one other to team

Ravens welcome CFC100, one other to team

April 12, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Ravens add two Ontario commits to their 2019 class. CFC100 Dylan Tabone, a quarterback from St. Andrew’s College, and Aidan Arnott-Smith, a fullback from Football North St. Joes, will be flying high with the Carleton Ravens next season. CFC100 Dylan Tabone Dylan Tabone played with the St. Andrew’s College SaintsRead More

Acadia’s class grows by 3

Acadia’s class grows by 3

April 12, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Axemen add two out-of-province commits and one provincial commit to their 2019 class. Athlete Owen Breast from St. Paul Regional High School, running back Ethan Phinney from Lockview High School and linebacker Graham Nightingale from St. Mark’s High School will be looking to make names for themselves with the AcadiaRead More

Recruiting Analysis: MTA keeping the best at home

Recruiting Analysis: MTA keeping the best at home

April 11, 2019 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

We’ve passed the 700 commit barrier for another U Sports recruiting cycle, which means it’s time to fire up the recruiting analysis machine for another year to take a look at the top prospects from the Class of 2019. To avoid any confusion, we’ll be going in order of whichRead More