Nova Scotia

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ATH Potter likes “split second decisions”

August 4, 2017 at 2:30 amby 0 comments

For many of us, making a decision of any sort can be torturous, never mind one that has to be made in seconds. For Logan Potter, he has no problem with this when it comes to football. “I like being in control of the defence and having to make theRead More

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Soccer player turned football player, Kicker Pelton-Kelly looking forward to next chapter

August 1, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

They are the lone athletes on the field, often the sideline, only used at specific points in the game, and are often forgotten. But, you don’t mess with the kicker. Playing for the Central Kings Rural High School Gators, Clay Pelton-Kelly was awarded the NSSAF football league Most Outstanding KickerRead More

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JL Ilsley Judge’s Furlotte excited to go deep in playoffs this season

July 25, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

When we’re young, we sometimes forget the importance of doing ‘stuff’. I wouldn’t go so far to say that we can get lazy, but unless we have people in our corner who offer alternatives to making the most of the time we have, we often will pick the easy way.Read More

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CFC100 OL Spicer looking for 4th provincial with Citadel Phoenix

July 17, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

A lot can happen in eight years. The people you meet, the experiences you have, and the life lessons you learn add up to mold and shape us and, hopefully, propel us to reaching our potential. For CFC100 Kirklen Spicer, he said his coaches and his mother are his crew.Read More

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OL Staples is very adaptable

July 17, 2017 at 5:42 amby 0 comments

Versatility is a huge part of playing offensive line. Every position knows their role and thrives on working as a unit to succeed in every aspect of football. Eamon Staples on the U18 Nova Scotia Team knows wherever his club needs him on the offensive line he can do hisRead More

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“Football has taught me to take responsibility for my own actions” says OL Scott

July 16, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

When I ask up and coming football players what football means to them and what is has taught them, it is amazing to me how similar many of those answers are. For offensive lineman, Logan Thomas Scott, his answer is no different. “Football means a lot to me. It hasRead More

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Football doesn’t fall far from the tree for QB Melanson

July 6, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Negative situations can have two results; they either pull us down or they can produce a resilience and an ability to pick yourself up and overcome in ways that only misfortune can. For quarterback, Caleb Melanson, he experienced this said misfortune that made him lose his season due to aRead More

‘I’m going to go out and earn it’ DE Meagher is determined to reach next level

‘I’m going to go out and earn it’ DE Meagher is determined to reach next level

April 21, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Few positions on defence can influence a game like an athletic edge rusher putting pressure on the opposing quarterback. Seamus Meagher served that role for the CEC Cougars, a team that routinely frustrated the passing attack of their opponents.

LB Yoo brings passion and versatility to Varsity Blues

LB Yoo brings passion and versatility to Varsity Blues

March 25, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Jaechan Yoo has grown up loving the game of football. Yoo was an All-Star linebacker and defensive MVP for the Halifax West Warriors this past season, and his ability to play the run and pass with equal proficiency helped his team win a championship just two years after experiencing aRead More

‘My mental game is my strongest attribute:’ DE Bezanson combines football intelligence with physical skill

‘My mental game is my strongest attribute:’ DE Bezanson combines football intelligence with physical skill

March 20, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Isaac Bezanson is a true student of the game. Playing on the defensive line for the Halifax West Warriors this past season, Bezanson’s ability to combine football intelligence with physical skill earned him an All-Star nod and helped his team clinch the championship in their division. From his versatility playingRead More

Riley Gabriel can take it the distance on any play

Riley Gabriel can take it the distance on any play

March 15, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Riley Gabriel is a human highlight-reel. A deep threat at receiver who can also gain yards after contact, Gabriel is a true game-changer who is a threat to score every time he touches the ball. With his lethal combination of athleticism, physicality and good hands, Gabriel has the ability toRead More

REC Forsey is a versatile weapon who lives for competition

REC Forsey is a versatile weapon who lives for competition

February 28, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

With his 6-foot-4, 206-pound frame, Michael Forsey is a big and versatile target on offence. Lining up all over the field for the CPA Cheetahs, Forsey’s skills as a receiver and blocker saw him utilized at wide receiver and slot back for the 7-2 ball club. The ultimate team player,Read More

RB Spilman thrives in between the tackles

RB Spilman thrives in between the tackles

February 10, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

The CPA Cheetahs battled their way to a 7-2 record this past season, including an impressive 5-0 start that earned them the no. 39 spot on the #CFC50 in October. Daniel Spilman served as the team’s workhorse at running back. After enjoying his best season as a runner, and beingRead More

QB Pettigrew brings the total package

QB Pettigrew brings the total package

February 5, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Dustin Pettigrew isn’t your average quarterback. Playing the game since he was only seven years old, Pettigrew has experience lining up at running back, linebacker, safety and even defensive end. A talented play-maker, Pettigrew was recently named league MVP after his senior season as starting quarterback for the CEC CougarsRead More

Three-time champion MacDougall has the drive to perform at highest level

Three-time champion MacDougall has the drive to perform at highest level

January 31, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

At the heart of every effective rushing attack is a solid offensive line creating holes and leading the way up front. The CFC#50 no. 32 Citadel Phoenix just won their third straight NSSAFFL championship with the help of their explosive and dynamic ground attack. Offensive lineman Sean MacDougall was aRead More

Lineman Spicer knows what it takes to be a champion

Lineman Spicer knows what it takes to be a champion

January 9, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Coming off his second straight championship season with the #CFC50 No. 32 Citadel Phoenix, Kirklen Spicer is a player who knows what it takes to be consistent on the field. Using his massive 6-foot-3 305-pound frame to win one-on-one battles at the line of scrimmage, Spicer has lined up atRead More

WR Underhill is a matchup nightmare for defenders

WR Underhill is a matchup nightmare for defenders

December 5, 2016 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Standing at an imposing 6-foot-5 inches, Jack Underhill is the prototypical modern receiver. With his ability to catch the ball at its highest point, and create physical mismatches against opposing DBs, Underhill is the type of weapon that every quarterback wants in their arsenal. Underhill just completed his final seasonRead More

OL/DL Ordinelli owes a lot to the game of football

OL/DL Ordinelli owes a lot to the game of football

December 1, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Peter Ordinelli is someone who can truly say the game of football changed his life. The talented offensive lineman just finished his final season of high school football for the J.L. Ilsley Judges, and he has developed into a player who’s on-field ability matches his heart and passion for theRead More

LB/DE Graham has tools to succeed at next level

LB/DE Graham has tools to succeed at next level

November 22, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Elliot Graham is an exciting defensive prospect who has experienced a high amount of success on the field as a a member of the Westdale Warriors. With five years of football experience and a number of notable accomplishments, the 6-foot-3, 225 pound Graham is the kind of player who canRead More

RB Bennett has sights set on next level

RB Bennett has sights set on next level

November 15, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Adam Bennett eats, sleeps and breathes football. With a decade of football experience under his belt, and an extensive list of accolades and accomplishments, Bennett has left his mark in every game he’s played. About Canadafootballchat.com Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) is the number one national amateur football website (source: ComScore.com)Read More

QB Cleveland is a natural leader and competitor

QB Cleveland is a natural leader and competitor

November 14, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Brenden Cleveland is a quarterback with all the tools to succeed in the game of football. Currently playing in his junior year for the J.L. Ilsley Judges, Cleveland is having an outstanding campaign with over 1000 yards and 11 touchdowns through the air. Cleveland started playing football seven years agoRead More

#CFC50 game preview (NS): 6-1 Cougars set to face off with Spartans

#CFC50 game preview (NS): 6-1 Cougars set to face off with Spartans

October 28, 2016 at 5:29 amby 0 comments

The #CFC50 No. 39 Cobequid Ed. Centre Cougars are gearing up for the playoffs and starting to gain serious momentum with an impressive 6-1 record on the season. They will head to Dartmouth this week to take on the 2-4 Dartmouth Spartans, a team with much more talent than theirRead More

RB/REC Tyrique Dixon Bowden is enjoying recruitment process

RB/REC Tyrique Dixon Bowden is enjoying recruitment process

October 25, 2016 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

With the perfect blend of athletic talent, work ethic and focus, Tyrique Dixon Bowden is a player destined to go far in the sport of football. Playing running back and receiver for the Citadel Phoenix, Bowden is a phenomenal athlete who is drawing plenty of recruiting interest as he goesRead More