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Making lifelong friendships is key for Anthony Dillon

Making lifelong friendships is key for Anthony Dillon

February 19, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Anthony Dillon loves football, and team sports in general, because of the invaluable lessons they teach and the friendships. “Team Sport/ co-operation/ teaches you fundamentals of life. Making lifelong friendships. Discipline,” he said.

QB Emmitt Rosati inspired by brothers to pursue football

QB Emmitt Rosati inspired by brothers to pursue football

February 18, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

There’s a certain aspect of jealousy when you see an older sibling playing a sport. You want to be like them and you’re jealous of the attention that they get from their athletic success. Emmitt Rosati felt plenty of emotions when he saw his older brothers playing football and itRead More

Jaiden Maillet has high ambitions for FPC

Jaiden Maillet has high ambitions for FPC

February 18, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Jaiden Maillet started to play football because he enjoys physical contact sports. “I love the idea of football, enjoy the contact sport,” he said. RELATED CONTENT: NOMINATE an athlete for a player profile article

QB Kenley Williams takes pride in leadership role

QB Kenley Williams takes pride in leadership role

February 17, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Not everyone has a unique story on what made them start playing football, but Kenley Williams does. A lot of the stories stem from family members, or interest from watching the sport on TV, but that wasn’t exactly the case with Kenley Williams. RELATED CONTENT: Add your highlight video forRead More

RB Nick Pagnotta gains passion from playing ultimate team sport

RB Nick Pagnotta gains passion from playing ultimate team sport

February 17, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

credit: Bob Davies Football will always be seen as a team sport. You need everyone on the roster to contribute if you want to have a chance at winning the ultimate prize. It’s one of the things that attracted Nick Pagnotta to the game and it’s one of his biggestRead More

RB Kikonde Mwondha loves being apart of winning program

RB Kikonde Mwondha loves being apart of winning program

February 17, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Kikonde Mwondha started playing pick up football at a young age. He always saw the intrigue and the skillset that it took to play the game, and his intrigue only rose from there. Kikonde grew up playing on both sides of the ball, as a corner back and running backRead More

Playing all over the field suits Tryse Gerald

Playing all over the field suits Tryse Gerald

February 17, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Tryse Calbert Shakar Gerald loves to play football because of the energy boost he gets from playing. “I love to play football because it makes me hype and it gives me a lot of energy,” he said. RELATED CONTENT: Add your highlight video for FREE

QB Ishkaran Dhaliwal loves proving people wrong that question his size

QB Ishkaran Dhaliwal loves proving people wrong that question his size

February 16, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

With a smaller frame, Ishkaran Dhaliwal knows that people overlook him as a quarterback, but his talent level does all the talking that’s needed on the field. The 5’7″ 150lbs pivot hasn’t let his doubters have the last laugh. RELATED CONTENT: Add your highlight video for FREE

QB Evan Smith adapts naturally to game of football

QB Evan Smith adapts naturally to game of football

February 16, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Hockey was Evan Smith’s first love as a sport, but it didn’t take him long into his high school career to be convinced that football might not be so bad either. It took some persuasion from his peers and coaches but once Evan eventually gave in, he realized that itRead More

DB Chris Swerhun feels confident going up against top wide receivers

DB Chris Swerhun feels confident going up against top wide receivers

February 16, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

 Sports can often start as just a way to pass time, or potentially even just make a new group of friends. It’s a great tool to learn how to communicate, and how to work hard at something to accomplish an end goal. Originally, it started that way for ChrisRead More

DT Trevaughn Pusey finds home at York after stellar season

DT Trevaughn Pusey finds home at York after stellar season

February 16, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

It didn’t take long for Trevaughn Pusey to understand that he had a special gift as a 6’3″ 280lbs defensive tackle. Playing for the St. Joan of Arc Knights in high school, TJ as he likes to be called was instrumental in helping improve the football program. Once TJ realizedRead More

QB Corson Roy grows from competitive spirit of football

QB Corson Roy grows from competitive spirit of football

February 16, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

It’s difficult to argue that the quarterback position isn’t only the most important position in football, but also in all professional sports. There is so much preparation and off the field work that goes into being a quarterback, but Corson Roy wouldn’t have it any other way.

WR Zac Farray boasts strong senior season

WR Zac Farray boasts strong senior season

February 16, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

 There’s something about the position of wide receiver that Zach Farray feels represents his personality well. He likes to be involved in plays and use his athleticism for the overall benefit of the team. 6’0″ 175lbs wide receiver, has made strides this season to improve his already solid resume.Read More

Family, camaraderie, brotherhood for Drake Davis

Family, camaraderie, brotherhood for Drake Davis

February 15, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Drake Davis discovered football by watching the Dallas Cowboys on television with his father. “My Dad was a big NFL (Cowboys) fan, and I enjoyed watching the games with him and wanted to give it a try,” says Drake Davis. RELATED CONTENT: CFC Prospect Game on TSN

QB Evan Hillock uses pitchers mentality as a quarterback

QB Evan Hillock uses pitchers mentality as a quarterback

February 15, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

 Football has become more than a hobby for Evan Hillock, it’s now considered a way of life for him. Sports have always been considered a big thing for the Hillock family, and it’s no surprise that Evan followed suit with his interests. Evan grew up with a passion forRead More

Physicality pushed RT Ty Gilmour into football over hockey

Physicality pushed RT Ty Gilmour into football over hockey

February 15, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

With hockey being seen as the most prominent sport in Canada, it wouldn’t come as a shock to many that that was what Ty Gilmour grew up playing. Out of the four major sports leagues in North America, hockey and football provide the most physicality in their games, and thatRead More

LB Kahir Padamshi inspired to start football after Super Bowl 47

LB Kahir Padamshi inspired to start football after Super Bowl 47

February 15, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Sports can be expensive, especially growing up when you’re just getting started. Kahir Padamshi experienced that first hand, and it helped lead him from the sport of hockey to the sport of football. All it took was one game and a special moment and Kahir knew that football was theRead More

MLB Kobi Ofuokwu sees football field as second home

MLB Kobi Ofuokwu sees football field as second home

February 15, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

 There are many moments throughout life where you leave yourself scratching your head and asking why. Kobi Ofuokwu began his football four years ago, and it’s helped him become the person that he is today. RELATED CONTENT: Add your highlight video for FREE

DB Prabdeep Mann doesn’t let off-field adversity define him

DB Prabdeep Mann doesn’t let off-field adversity define him

February 14, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Football was often seen as an escape for Prabdeep Singh-Mann. Prabdeep grew up in a difficult household, and football was a way for him to get away, build new friendships and find something he was passionate about. Mental illness is a very serious issue in society today, and Prabdeep wasRead More

DT Thunder Atlookan overcomes life’s challenges to play football

DT Thunder Atlookan overcomes life’s challenges to play football

February 14, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

 Football means more to Thunder Atlookan than a lot of people realize, and he knows that it’s a privilege that he gets to play the sport he loves and not a right. Thunder wasn’t fortunate enough to have a typical upbringing of a young child, and now that heRead More

OLB Nathan Johnson looks to continue success with Essex Ravens

OLB Nathan Johnson looks to continue success with Essex Ravens

February 14, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

There’s something electric about watching a college football game. The uniqueness of each school’s fanbase, whether it be alumni or just fans of the team is unlike any other bond you’ll see in sports. The college game is the one that hooked Nathan Johnson, and it shouldn’t surprise anyone thatRead More