Recruiting

QB Pepe Gonzalez uses experience to excel on field

QB Pepe Gonzalez uses experience to excel on field

March 19, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Pepe Gonzalez had already had an incredibly eventful childhood before his father decided to sign him up for football at the very young age of three. Pepe’s football journey began in Mexico and has now seen him play over eleven years in the sport that he has grown to love.Read More

QB Jakob Davies realizes impact athletes can have on youth

QB Jakob Davies realizes impact athletes can have on youth

March 19, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

It’s very easy to realize the impact that athletes can have on children and that’s exactly how Jakob Davies realized he wanted to play football. Whether it’s just a local team or a professional one, athletes’ impacts can’t be understated for the positive impact that they can have on society.Read More

Former player and author Angus Reid speaks at the FPC19 Showcase | Recruiting Masters Special Edition

Former player and author Angus Reid speaks at the FPC19 Showcase | Recruiting Masters Special Edition

March 18, 2019 at 3:00 pmby 0 comments

 CFC was privileged to have Grey Cup Champion and author Angus Reid speak at the FPC19 Showcase about his journey from the grassroots level to the pros. Reid played for the B.C Lions of the CFL, and is the author of “Thank You Coach”, providing advice on how toRead More

CEO Lee Barette speaks at the FPC19 Showcase | Recruiting Masters Special Edition

CEO Lee Barette speaks at the FPC19 Showcase | Recruiting Masters Special Edition

March 18, 2019 at 9:00 amby 0 comments

 It was a special weekend in Richmond, B.C with USA Edge travelling over 30 hours to compete in the Fox 40 Prospect Challenge against some of the brightest stars across Western Canada. Canadafootballchat.com CEO Lee Barette made a special guest appearance to provide more information about the Canadian recruitingRead More

Gryphons add 3 CFC ranked commits

Gryphons add 3 CFC ranked commits

March 18, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Gryphons add one out-of-province commit and two Ontario commits to their 2019 class. CFC60 Josh Campbell, a defensive lineman from John Abbott College, is set to embrace the University of Guelph Grypons’ family. CFC100s athlete Kristian Stewart from St. Thomas More Catholic Secondary School and linebacker Scott Murray from FootballRead More

X-Men ‘have some of the best coaches’

X-Men ‘have some of the best coaches’

March 18, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

X-Men add two out-of-province commits and one international commit to their 2019 class. Offensive lineman James Hillaby from St. Francis High School is ready to get in the trenches with the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. Receivers Mike Finn from Holy Trinity Catholic School and Matt Conley from Cape Elizabeth HighRead More

Saskatchewan Huskies ‘have great potential’

Saskatchewan Huskies ‘have great potential’

March 18, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Huskies add one provincial commit and two out-of-province commits to their team. For Blade Wiggins, a receiver from Evan Hardy Collegiate, it is all positive feelings towards the University of Saskatchewan Huskies. James Bruin, a linebacker from Oak Park High School, and Jaxon Baker, an offensive lineman from Lethbridge CollegiateRead More

SB Reuben Braitenback tries to follow in fathers professional footsteps

SB Reuben Braitenback tries to follow in fathers professional footsteps

March 18, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Football was in Reuben Braitenback’s (#7) roots and blood and it only made sense to him that he followed in his father’s footsteps. His father was a former Canadian Football League player and it was clear to Reuben from a young age that football was something he wanted to getRead More

QB Rayden Aphayvong gets inspiration from Ravens-49ers Super Bowl

QB Rayden Aphayvong gets inspiration from Ravens-49ers Super Bowl

March 18, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Football was something that Rayden Aphayvong didn’t immediately get involved with, but once he realized what was going on on the field, he knew this was the sport for him. Big plays have always been something that Rayden loved to be apart of, which makes sense why he developed himselfRead More

uOttawa is a ‘great group of hardworking guys’

uOttawa is a ‘great group of hardworking guys’

March 17, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Gee-Gees add one Ontario commit and two out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. Linebacker Harnoor Dhaliwal from David Suzuki Secondary School and wide receiver Maxim Malenfant from Cégep de Thetford knew right away that the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees had a particular feeling to them. Running back Jimmy Joubert fromRead More

StFX offers ‘a great student and football experience’

StFX offers ‘a great student and football experience’

March 17, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

The X-Men add one provincial commit and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Running backs Otito Nwaogu from Regina Mundi Catholic College and CFC100 Jayden Simmonds from Football North St. Joes will be heading out east after signing with the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. Otito Nwaogu Moving out ofRead More

Queen’s Gaels stockpile commits, adds 8

Queen’s Gaels stockpile commits, adds 8

March 17, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Queen’s adds four provincial commits, three out-of-province commits and one international commit to their 2019 class. The Queen’s Gaels have added reinforcements in the likes of eight recruits. FPC Stephane East (6’1, 185lbs) – an athlete from St. Michael’s College School (Toronto, ON) Officially welcoming Stephane East from @KerryBluesFTB toRead More

CFC100 DE Jordan Friesen surprises people with speed, frame

CFC100 DE Jordan Friesen surprises people with speed, frame

March 17, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

CFC100 Jordan Friesen grew up with a competitive mentality and it’s something that has helped shape him into the person he is today. With that notion, it’s not difficult to see why Jordan and football were a good match. Once he started getting involved in the sport, the rest wasRead More

OLB Landon Colburn learned to love the game over time

OLB Landon Colburn learned to love the game over time

March 17, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Football wasn’t something that always came naturally to Landon Colburn. It started off as a family interest and was something he would just watch on tv, but not really understand. If you don’t know the rules and the things going on on the field, football can be a very difficultRead More

DE Brennan Fisher appreciates bonds football has given him

DE Brennan Fisher appreciates bonds football has given him

March 17, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Football isn’t just any other sport to Brennan Fisher. After deciding to give the sport a try at the age of ten, he’s been hooked on the game ever since and knows the role it now plays in his everyday life. RELATED CONTENT: Add your highlight video for FREE

Balancing life and football | Between the Whistles Podcast Ep. 3

Balancing life and football | Between the Whistles Podcast Ep. 3

March 16, 2019 at 5:00 pmby 0 comments

 Between the Whistles Podcast brought to you by canadafootballchat.com Join Coach Mack and Coach Josh as they talk about kids balancing football, school and personal lives. They also discuss Coaches’ work-life-football balance. We are all passionate about football. For a lot of us, passion borders on obsession. For kids,Read More

Varsity Blues lock down 4 CFC100s

Varsity Blues lock down 4 CFC100s

March 16, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Varsity Blues welcome three out-of-province commits and one Ontario commit to their 2019 class. CFC100s Larauche Akkafou, a linebacker from Dr. Martin LeBoldus High School, and athlete Kinsale Philip from New Westminster High School, are ready to give it their all as the University of Toronto Varsity Blues look toRead More

Western 2019 class grows by 8

Western 2019 class grows by 8

March 16, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Western adds three local commits, three provincial commits and two international commits to their 2019 class. It has been a bountiful recruitment season for the Western Mustangs, who are welcoming eight commits to their family. Ben Wilson (6’1, 180lbs) – a wide receiver from Dr. Frank J. Hayden High SchoolRead More

Gaiters commits eager to succeed

Gaiters commits eager to succeed

March 16, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Bishops adds one international commit and one Québec commit to their 2019 class. With a new beginning on the horizon, Félix Durand, a receiver from Cégep de Chicoutimi, and Ryan Oswick, a linebacker from Cégep de Saint-Jérôme, are looking forward to starting their U Sports career with the Bishop’s Gaiters.Read More

RB Avery Smiley loves bond football created in his family

RB Avery Smiley loves bond football created in his family

March 16, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Football has always been something that the Smiley family has bonded over and it would come as no surprise that Avery’s dad had a big role in him getting involved with the game. Football has slowly become something that the entire family has become passionate about it and Avery wouldn’tRead More

WR Blade Wiggins hopes to find continued success with Saskatchewan Huskies

WR Blade Wiggins hopes to find continued success with Saskatchewan Huskies

March 16, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Blade Wiggins has always considered himself open minded and that’s one of the main reasons he got involved with the game of football to begin with. He’s played football for a large portion of childhood and he’s grateful for everything the game has now given him. Football has become soRead More