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OL Austin Fiddler hopes football continues to make big impact

OL Austin Fiddler hopes football continues to make big impact

February 17, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

It’s easy to use sports as an escape or a way to distract yourself from whatever is transpiring in the rest of your life. Austin Fiddler is glad that his friends helped introduce him to the game because he’s used it as an important tool in his life ever since.Read More

SB Samuel Badru loves bond between himself and teammates

SB Samuel Badru loves bond between himself and teammates

February 16, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Football has helped many people shape their lives and if it wasn’t for the game, Samuel Badru wouldn’t be the type of person that he is today. Football has provided Samuel with lifelong friends and has taught him many life lessons that will stick with him. The importance of theRead More

RB Donovan Dobson loves life as physical presence in back field

RB Donovan Dobson loves life as physical presence in back field

February 15, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

 Football was an experiment for Donovan Dobson. Not all experiments work out, as we’ve seen throughout our history, but this one paid off for Dobson in a big way. As a running back for Grant Park high school, Donovan knows that he has to experiment with his running style,Read More

DB Nicholas Gilberto separates himself with ball skills

DB Nicholas Gilberto separates himself with ball skills

February 15, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

 Nicholas Gilberto has always thrived off his competitive nature. It’s one of the things that makes him unique, and one that makes him a special person on and off the football field. It takes the right type of person to be able to compete in football, and Nicholas personifiesRead More

DE Sal Pasta uses speed and strength to dominate defensively

DE Sal Pasta uses speed and strength to dominate defensively

February 13, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

 A lot of players that get into football are introduced to it at the high school level, but that wasn’t the case with Sal Pasta. Football is very accessible to people in Canada, whether you want to watch college football, the CFL or the NFL, all of those outletsRead More

OL Mark Rauhaus continues family football tradition

OL Mark Rauhaus continues family football tradition

February 13, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

 Football has been passed down generations with the Rauhaus’, and it should come as a surprise to no one that Mark Rauhaus was next in line to pick up the game. There are some things in life that just make sense paired together, and that’s exactly the case withRead More

SB Theo Karahalios excels with a football and a basketball

SB Theo Karahalios excels with a football and a basketball

February 13, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

 Sometimes, peer pressure isn’t always a bad thing, especially when it comes to a good group of friends. There’s something about a team sport that just brings people together, and there’s no bigger team than a football squad. It was that type of motivation that made Theo Karahalios realizeRead More

REC Robin Brooks will burn you on the track

REC Robin Brooks will burn you on the track

February 10, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Let’s play a game of 3 truths and a lie. How it works is I am going to list 3 qualities of a wide receiver and you have to identify which one is not essential. Ready? Is it soft hands, agility, or height? Now, having all 3 would by noRead More

CFC100 LB Rushatsi the leader

CFC100 LB Rushatsi the leader

February 3, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Jason Rushatsi had an impressive year in 2018. The young linebacker put up 45 tackles, 10 tackles for a loss, 1 sack, 1 forced fumble and 1 fumble recovery. Vincent Massey’s playmaker joined a football team because of the level of competitiveness and the brotherhood there is on a footballRead More

S Gilberto wanted to play football ever since he could walk

S Gilberto wanted to play football ever since he could walk

February 2, 2019 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

 Nicholas Gilberto finished his 8th season of football in 2018. The young safety recorded 28 tackles, 7 interceptions and 2 forced fumbles during Vincent Massey’s championship season. Vincent Massey’s standout joined his first team because he always wanted to play football ever since he was able to walk. “I’veRead More

K/P Ethan Nagler love being the unique position on the field

K/P Ethan Nagler love being the unique position on the field

January 31, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Ethan Nagler grew up playing soccer but always loved watching football. One day there was an opening on the high school football team roster, and he went for it. “I’ve always enjoyed watching football with family and friends. I never got into playing on a team until one of myRead More

DE Ethan Papineau enjoys confidence football gives him

DE Ethan Papineau enjoys confidence football gives him

January 29, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

  A lot of players begin their football career because they have family playing the sport, or they get intrigued by watching professionals play on TV. Ethan Papineau’s story was different. Coming in with a solid frame of 5’11 240lbs, Ethan has your prototypical defensive lineman stature. The reason heRead More

LB Shulman loves being a hybrid

LB Shulman loves being a hybrid

January 28, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Toni Shulman joined his first football team because he was always a big kid and he just loved being able to hit someone. “I always watched football, but never played until I tried it out for the first time in community, and I fell in love with the sport,” heRead More

Photo credit to Glenn Dickson

DB Spewak enjoys being the hammer

January 27, 2019 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Madison Spewak’s Dad sparked Madison’s interest in football by taking him to Winnipeg Blue Bomber football games. “Football means everything to me it is something that’s a part of my everyday life,” he replied.

K Nagler improves his game down south

K Nagler improves his game down south

January 26, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Ethan Nagler has always enjoyed watching football with family and friends. “I never got into playing on a team until one of my friends on the Kelvin told me the kicker graduated,” he replied. “I have played soccer my whole life so I found the transition to kicking quite smooth.”Read More

Adversity keeps Liam Stephenson on the field

Adversity keeps Liam Stephenson on the field

January 21, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Liam Stephenson played football and then stopped. It took an unfortunate, sad, and devastating life-changing moment for him to get back on the field. “My motivation to get back into football was the connection between my brother and Coach Romu. Five or six years ago my older brother was murdered,Read More

Movie influences CB Plischke

Movie influences CB Plischke

January 20, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

In 2018 Andrew Shaun Plischke was targeted 24 times with a total of 6 catches allowed. He earned 6 pass deflections, 16 tackles and 1 fumble recovery during the season as well.

QB Moroz to become dual-threat

QB Moroz to become dual-threat

January 19, 2019 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Daniel Moroz never really wanted to play football although it was always one of his favourite sports. “Then I got to high school and had the perfect chance to try it out, and it turned out to be the one sport I stuck with,” he replied. 

CFC100 Nathan Carabatsakis fueled by competition

CFC100 Nathan Carabatsakis fueled by competition

January 15, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Photo courtesy of Nathan Carabatsakis #32 (credit: Photos by Fitz – Glenn Dickson) Motivation comes in all shapes and sizes. For CFC100 linebacker, Nathan Carabatsakis, being ranked only fueled the fire to continue to work on his craft and be the best linebacker out there. “To me I don’t careRead More

LB Paulic was inspired by his brother

LB Paulic was inspired by his brother

January 13, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Football has always been a part of the Paulic family. “My older brother, Noah Paulic, has played football since he was 7 and is continuing to pursue his athletic career with the Manitoba Bisons,” replied Josh Paulic. “I didn’t really play football or any sports really until my freshman yearRead More

QB Kutzan remains upbeat through adversity

QB Kutzan remains upbeat through adversity

January 10, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Quarterback Carter Kutzan is no stranger to the football field having played for ten years. This Murdoch Mackay Clansman, is “building connections that last a lifetime”. “Carter is a leader on the team. laid back in his demeanour but serious in his abilities and preparation. It isn’t hard to seeRead More