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CCES: Manitoba Bison gets 4 year sanction for anti-doping violation

CCES: Manitoba Bison gets 4 year sanction for anti-doping violation

January 21, 2020 at 2:30 pmby 0 comments

(Ottawa, Ontario – January 21, 2020) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) announced today that Logan Fischer, a U SPORTS football athlete affiliated with the University of Manitoba, received a sanction of four years for an anti-doping rule violation. The athlete’s urine sample, collected during out-of-competition dopingRead More

CFC27 CLASS RANKINGS (7): The battle for top spot continues in 2020

CFC27 CLASS RANKINGS (7): The battle for top spot continues in 2020

January 21, 2020 at 6:55 amby 0 comments

It’s that time of year again when canadafootballchat.com (CFC) ranks all 27 U Sports program’s recruiting classes. Every week, CFC will be updating total points and average points per player. All U Sports teams are fully up to date with the U Sports Commits page. Teams are ranked by twoRead More

Recruiting Tip: Could DIII be a good option for me?

Recruiting Tip: Could DIII be a good option for me?

January 21, 2020 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Could D3 be a good option for me? CFCINSIDER SILVER MEMBERSHIP Prospect Recruiting Profiles NCAA/U Sports Offers Page Exclusive CFC Event Coverage MONTHLY FOR $9.99 (Click to purchase) ANNUAL FOR $99.99 (Click to purchase) CFCINSIDER GOLD MEMBERSHIP All Silver Benefits + Prospect & Program RANKINGS Recruiting Tips: NCAA, U Sports,Read More

UTTLEY’S Top Prospects: CFC200 Class 2020 Athletes

UTTLEY’S Top Prospects: CFC200 Class 2020 Athletes

January 21, 2020 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

With the recent release of the final edition of the CFC200 Class 2020 High School Rankings, here are a few players who were recently added to the CFC200. The following are athletes in no particular order. THIS ARTICLE IS EXCLUSIVE TO CFCINSIDER GOLD MEMBERS CFCINSIDER SILVER MEMBERSHIP Prospect Recruiting ProfilesRead More

CFC10 specialist lands with Western

CFC10 specialist lands with Western

January 21, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Western adds a top Ontario commit to their 2020 class. CFC10 Cam Creechan, a kicker from Ursuline College, knows he has found a home with the Western Mustangs. Creechan is no stranger to TD Stadium, the Mustangs home field. He said he spend five years kicking between 300 to 500Read More

SB Matheson is a small town kid with big dreams

SB Matheson is a small town kid with big dreams

January 21, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Class of 2020 slotback Xander Matheson was near his breaking point. It was grade five, his first year playing football and he had not yet scored a touchdown. Frustrated and disappointed, the Alberta commit was prepared to walk away from the game forever – but then one play changed everything.Read More

QB Boschetti welcomes pressure

QB Boschetti welcomes pressure

January 21, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Most quarterbacks will tell you that if they were to choose between having pressure versus having little to no pressure, they’re going to choose the former. They want to compete. The same can be said about Class of 2021 quarterback Nick Boschetti, who cherishes the opportunity to lead the MotherRead More

Recruiting Tip: Can an institution offer me membership/access to their athletic/fitness facilities?

Recruiting Tip: Can an institution offer me membership/access to their athletic/fitness facilities?

January 20, 2020 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Can an institution offer me membership/access to their athletic/fitness facilities? THIS ARTICLE IS EXCLUSIVE TO CFCINSIDER GOLD MEMBERS CFCINSIDER SILVER MEMBERSHIP Prospect Recruiting Profiles NCAA/U Sports Offers Page Exclusive CFC Event Coverage MONTHLY FOR $9.99 (Click to purchase) ANNUAL FOR $99.99 (Click to purchase) CFCINSIDER GOLD MEMBERSHIP All Silver BenefitsRead More

Laval attracts three CFC60s, plus one other

Laval attracts three CFC60s, plus one other

January 20, 2020 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Laval adds four Québec commits to their 2020 class. Marc-Olivier Boucher, a receiver from Cégep de Lévis-Lauzon, and CFC60 Charles-Lee Alarie-Tardif, a defensive end from Champlain College Lennoxville, are looking to be the best with the Laval Rouge et Or. CFC60 linebackers Étienne Amiot and Samuel Gagné from Champlain CollegeRead More

Mind of McCabe: 5 ways to impress at the CFC Tryout and Showcase

Mind of McCabe: 5 ways to impress at the CFC Tryout and Showcase

January 20, 2020 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Every inch counts on the vertical @CFCProspectGame Showcase 🐇🏈 pic.twitter.com/My4EhGeWsj — CanadaFootballChat (@chatfootball) February 18, 2019 We’re preparing for the second edition of the CFC Prospect Game broadcast on TSN, but before we hit the airwaves, we’ll be visiting nine locations to find the best football talent across Canada. AfterRead More

LB Lloyd a perfectionist on and off the field

LB Lloyd a perfectionist on and off the field

January 20, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

There isn’t anything Ardenn Lloyd doesn’t treat as important. Both on and off the field, the Winston Knoll Wolverine linebacker takes equal care in all he does, and with great attention to detail. “Both on and off the field everything is treated with importance. I treat everything like it mattersRead More

Q&A with ATH Paul Kasenda

Q&A with ATH Paul Kasenda

January 20, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

ATH Paul Kasenda Class 2021 Ht/Wt: 5’10/180lbs Team: Franco-Cite, Ontario Why do you wear # X (jersey number)? If you could change your number what would it be? I wear the #22 just out of pure coincidence, but it’s slowly growing on me as a favorite number. If I wereRead More

U Sports Offers 2020

U Sports Offers 2020

January 20, 2020 at 4:40 amby 0 comments

The “U Sports Offers” page tracks all 27 program’s player offers for future recruiting classes. Updated: January 15th, 2020 Current Total: 239 offers CLICK HERE FOR CFC100 / CFC150 & CFC60  RANKINGS CLICK HERE FOR NCAA OFFERS CLICK HERE FOR 2019 U Sports OFFERS CLICK HERE FOR 2019 U SportsRead More

Recruiting Tip: I don’t know if I want to play after high school, what should I do?

Recruiting Tip: I don’t know if I want to play after high school, what should I do?

January 19, 2020 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

I don’t know if I want to play after high school, what should I do? THIS ARTICLE IS EXCLUSIVE TO CFCINSIDER GOLD MEMBERS CFCINSIDER SILVER MEMBERSHIP Prospect Recruiting Profiles NCAA/U Sports Offers Page Exclusive CFC Event Coverage MONTHLY FOR $9.99 (Click to purchase) ANNUAL FOR $99.99 (Click to purchase) CFCINSIDERRead More

Gee-Gees draw in CFC Prospect Game specialist, plus another

Gee-Gees draw in CFC Prospect Game specialist, plus another

January 19, 2020 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Ottawa adds two Ontario commits to their 2020 class. CFC10 Zach Copeland, a kicker from Parkside Collegiate Institute who also participated in the CFC Prospect Game, and Braeden Cruji, a linebacker from the Kingston Junior Gaels, will be heading to the nation’s capital after signing with the Ottawa Gee-Gees. REGISTERRead More

TE Madalena is an offensive coordinators dream

TE Madalena is an offensive coordinators dream

January 19, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Who doesn’t love the Gronk spike? For this young tight end, though, it’s not just the spike that made Tyler Madalena want to be a tight end. From a young age, he’s wanted to play football. “[Gronkowski] would always make big plays every game that impacted the outcome of theRead More

OT Boucher paving the path to success

OT Boucher paving the path to success

January 19, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Drew Boucher is a man among boys in the trenches. The Class of 2022 offensive lineman started as a sophomore with the Murdoch Mackay Clansmen in Manitoba, and at 6’3″, 230lbs, it’s no surprise why. “I was a hockey player and my best friend’s mom one day brought me myRead More

Recruiting Tip: Do injuries affect my recruiting chances?

Recruiting Tip: Do injuries affect my recruiting chances?

January 18, 2020 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Do injuries affect my recruiting chances? THIS ARTICLE IS EXCLUSIVE TO CFCINSIDER GOLD MEMBERS CFCINSIDER SILVER MEMBERSHIP Prospect Recruiting Profiles NCAA/U Sports Offers Page Exclusive CFC Event Coverage MONTHLY FOR $9.99 (Click to purchase) ANNUAL FOR $99.99 (Click to purchase) CFCINSIDER GOLD MEMBERSHIP All Silver Benefits + Prospect & ProgramRead More

Concordia coaches attract two CFC60s, one other

Concordia coaches attract two CFC60s, one other

January 18, 2020 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Stingers add three Québec commits to their 2020 class. Vincent Rioux, a wide receiver from Cégep de Rimouski, and CFC60s Mathieu Robitaille, a receiver from Campus Notre-Dame-de-Foy, and Mathieu Forget, a quarterback from Cégep de Victoriaville, are primed and ready to give it their all with the Concordia Stingers. REGISTERRead More

LB Beissel cooking up awards on the gridiron

LB Beissel cooking up awards on the gridiron

January 18, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Michael Beissel is a 6’3″, 180lbs linebacker for the Queen Elizabeth Knights in Edmonton, Alberta. The high school senior has enjoyed many successful seasons throughout his high school career, including personal awards such as 2015 Rookie of the Year, 2016 Top Special Teams Player and 2018 Top Defensive Player. MichaelRead More

DB Lesieur using past receiver knowledge to the test

DB Lesieur using past receiver knowledge to the test

January 18, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

For Frederik Lesieur out of Andre-Grasset, football is all about continuing the job his father started many years ago. The young defensive back’s father was also a very talented football player, but his career ended after he failed to make the Montreal Alouettes during a tryout. Lesieur has made itRead More

Quit isn’t in the dictionary for LB Dokis

Quit isn’t in the dictionary for LB Dokis

January 18, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

If you win the ‘Ross Hit Stick’, there’s something to be said for the way you play the game. Class of 2021 linebacker Ty Dokis earned this with the hardest hit of the game while playing at John F. Ross Royals in Ontario, and after five years on the gridironRead More

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UBC felt like home for commit

January 17, 2020 at 6:35 amby 0 comments

UBC adds a BC commit to their 2020 class. Tyrese Hogue, an offensive lineman from the Westshore Rebels (CJFL), is staying on the Pacific coast after signing with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. REGISTER NOW FOR A CFC TRYOUT & SHOWCASE NEAR YOU CLICK HERE TO GET PROFILED ONRead More