Profiles

RB Francis gets revenge

RB Francis gets revenge

May 23, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

 Daniel Francis’ love for football began when his grandparents took him to see their favourite football team the Miami Dolphins when he was eight. “I first started playing when I came to Canada in Grade 7 was the best decision I even made instantly fell in love with theRead More

Jean Olivier Pitte ‘leaving it all on the field’ for senior year

Jean Olivier Pitte ‘leaving it all on the field’ for senior year

May 22, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Jean Olivier Pitte is a man of action and few words, but action speaks louder than words. Unlike most football players, Pitte did not begin his football career at a young age. As a matter of fact, he was playing other sport before even thinking of getting on the gridiron.Read More

QB Gallant doesn’t hesitate at anything

QB Gallant doesn’t hesitate at anything

May 20, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

To say you hear before you see him is an understatement. For quarterback, Jared Gallant, he’s a big personality on and off the field.    

CFCFPC QB - Jay Mather, Freshman/Gr8 Team West

QB James Mather has high FBI

May 20, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Some people were born to play QB, and James (Jay) Mather might be one of those people. The Surrey B.C. native has been playing football for 10 years, and is currently playing QB for his high school team, Seaquam Seahawks.  

DB Maximus DiDiomede; “Football to me isn’t just a sport, it’s more like a lifestyle”

DB Maximus DiDiomede; “Football to me isn’t just a sport, it’s more like a lifestyle”

May 19, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Defensive back, Maximus DiDiomede, is undersized, but like most smaller players, he plays with a lot of heart. He tackles with tenacity, and has great pursuit. Assuming he grows, Maximus could make it as a safety at the next level. He doesn’t have the top-end speed to be an eliteRead More

Nathan Smallwood: DB Prodigy

Nathan Smallwood: DB Prodigy

May 18, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Nathan Smallwood lives and breathes football ever since his father showed him the game. Growing up, his parents, but especially his father, was involved in Smallwood’s football career.

REC Nick Butler, “I am always thinking about football”

REC Nick Butler, “I am always thinking about football”

May 17, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Football runs in the family for 2019 receiver Nick Butler. His brother, Jacob, plays for Queen’s, and got him into football.

CFC100 DT Logan Taylor “I really like the contact”

CFC100 DT Logan Taylor “I really like the contact”

May 16, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Logan Taylor loves to come up big in “crunch time.”  

Riley Scheffer; “every team I play for is like a second family”

Riley Scheffer; “every team I play for is like a second family”

May 16, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Class of 2021 lineman, Riley Scheffer, has a lot of potential. He shows signs of ideal strength and mobility, but he is still young and has a lot of room to grow and learn.    

Daniel Flanagan; the ‘cerebral’ linebacker

Daniel Flanagan; the ‘cerebral’ linebacker

May 15, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

2019 linebacker prospect, Daniel Flanagan, is a menace across the province of Alberta. He has racked up all sorts of accolades during his high school days, including, Calgary high school all-star, and back-to-back city championships. Needless to say, Daniel will be a highly touted prospect.

CFC100 QB O’ Flaherty enjoys helping less fortunate

CFC100 QB O’ Flaherty enjoys helping less fortunate

May 14, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Joining a football team was easy for Bryden O’Flaherty because he grew up in a football environment. His father played and coached high school football, and also played two years in university. “He imparted on me the love of the game,” said Bryden. “I constantly went to Stampeders games asRead More

Owen Hubert is a coachable talent

Owen Hubert is a coachable talent

May 13, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Typically, talented people think they can get away with skipping practice, not listening to their coaches because their pure undisputed raw talent will make up for their lack of attention to details, but that is not the case for Owen Hubert. Hubert plays linebacker for the Norwood Knights and PeterboroughRead More

LB Pepin named after football legend

LB Pepin named after football legend

May 12, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

When Payton Pepin was seven years old, he joined his first football team. “Since I could talk I wanted to play football and my parents knew that and put me in at the age of 7,” recalled Pepin.

CFC100 2020: WR Tristan Ready wants “that hit factor”

CFC100 2020: WR Tristan Ready wants “that hit factor”

May 12, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Hard-hitting, selfless, playmaker – just a few things that come to mind when describing Tristan Ready as a football player.  

Size doesn’t deter WR Findley

Size doesn’t deter WR Findley

May 11, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Everett Findley’s brother was the first person that introduced the young slot back to football. “He played a whole bunch of sports growing up and when I was younger I looked up to him a lot and I wanted to be like him,” said Everett. “He was a great footballRead More

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Juliette Legault jubilant over opportunity to bolster offensive attack

May 11, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Part of a new generation of gridiron heroines donning the colors of the Montreal Blitz, Juliette Legault is contributing towards the blazing of an exciting path forward. As the 2017 campaign marked the first for Legault, which was also the first for the Blitz in the Women’s Football Alliance (WFA),Read More

WR Sveinbjornson’s gridiron goal

WR Sveinbjornson’s gridiron goal

May 10, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Carson Sveinbjornson was introduced to football when his Dad took him to Saskatchewan Roughrider games as a kid and he fell in love right away. “Football is really important to me and I am always looking to take a step further in the sport,” added Carson.

U Sport coaches soon to be coveting CFC100 Erik Andersen

U Sport coaches soon to be coveting CFC100 Erik Andersen

May 10, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Standing at 6’6 and weighing 292 pounds, Erik Andersen has prototypical tackle size, with excellent athleticism to match. His pairing of brute size and speed at the tackle position will have U-Sports coaches around the country salivating. Andersen is not only one of the best at his position in theRead More

CFC100 QB De Jesus; “if you have trust you can do a lot of things”

CFC100 QB De Jesus; “if you have trust you can do a lot of things”

May 9, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Take Tom Brady’s attitude, Drew Brees’s mechanics, put them both together – and you get what Nicholas De Jesus strives to be as a Quarterback.

2020 Dylan Hofer always gets open

2020 Dylan Hofer always gets open

May 9, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Size does not matter at the receiver position. The truly great receivers use route running and other tactics to get open, something Dylan Hofer keeps in mind. He is a 5’8″, 127lbs slotback from Saskatoon, and doesn’t let his size hinder his ability to make plays.

“Survival of the fittest’ for Ryan Nono

“Survival of the fittest’ for Ryan Nono

May 8, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Nothing like a big hit to solidify your spot on the roster as a starter. That’s exactly what happened for this young defensive back.

Jordan LeRoy is all about 1v1 matchups

Jordan LeRoy is all about 1v1 matchups

May 6, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

One-on-one matchups can be intimidating. For one, it exposes you and your skill, for another, it reveals just what you have to give. For Jordan LeRoy, it’s his favorite part about his position. “The thing I like most about my position is the 1 on 1 aspect, you get toRead More

 
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