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Team Canada ‘day 4’ training camp: Players survive ‘hump day’ of Canadian training camp

Team Canada ‘day 4’ training camp: Players survive ‘hump day’ of Canadian training camp

June 29, 2011 at 7:28 amby 0 comments

The Men’s Senior National team continues its preparation for the World Championships, practicing in London, Ontario before they depart for Austria Saturday morning. After not being able to land either defensive end they had on their 75-man roster (one was unavailable and the other was on a CFL PR andRead More

Football Canada Cup QBs: Meet Team Alberta’s Bonaca & Armsworthy

Football Canada Cup QBs: Meet Team Alberta’s Bonaca & Armsworthy

June 29, 2011 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

As part of its extensive Football Canada Cup coverage CFC will be profiling the “Quarterbacks of the Football Canada Cup”. The Football Canada Cup takes place July 9 to 16th in Lethbridge, Alberta. The teams competing in the Under-18 format include British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario-West, Ontario-East, Quebec &Read More

Team Canada completes the roster with addition of Marshall – complete roster listed

Team Canada completes the roster with addition of Marshall – complete roster listed

June 28, 2011 at 7:00 pmby 0 comments

The Senior Men’s National Team added player #45 to complete the roster today. The player is Donnie Marshall, Western’s current starting QB. Team Canada coaches chose to go with Donnie due to his skill sets instead of bringing in another ‘drop back’ type QB; and the fact that Danny BrannaganRead More

Performance Enhancing Drugs in Football is a Significant Public Health Issue that Threatens the Lives of Athletes, Children and Youth

Performance Enhancing Drugs in Football is a Significant Public Health Issue that Threatens the Lives of Athletes, Children and Youth

June 28, 2011 at 3:03 pmby 0 comments

(Toronto, Ontario – June 28, 2011) – The Honourable Charles L. Dubin released the findings of his Commission of Inquiry into the use of Drugs and Banned Practices Intended to Increase Athletic Performance on June 29, 1990. Twenty-one years later, two task forces have come together to release their finalRead More

Gardner & Medeiros join Team Canada: Faulds, Walter, Adams & others look impressive

Gardner & Medeiros join Team Canada: Faulds, Walter, Adams & others look impressive

June 28, 2011 at 7:59 amby 0 comments

Jedd Gardner, receiver from the University of Guelph and Offensive lineman Jason Medeiros from McMaster University are to join Team Canada’s camp today – DAY 4! The team has one more roster spot to fill which they will use for either a quarterback or defensive end. The talent on theRead More

Canada West conference stands out with over 50 CFL players

Canada West conference stands out with over 50 CFL players

June 28, 2011 at 7:23 amby 0 comments

Once again Canada West Athletics has a huge class of former student-athletes spread across the Canadian Football League, this time numbering 51 as we begin the 2011 season. Heading the list of schools which have contributed to the pro ranks are the Saskatchewan Huskies, with an even dozen including two-timeRead More

Twelve former Saskatchewan Huskies on CFL rosters

Twelve former Saskatchewan Huskies on CFL rosters

June 28, 2011 at 7:17 amby 0 comments

Twelve former University of Saskatchewan Huskie football players have found their way onto Canadian Football League rosters for the 2011 season. The Huskie alums appear on five of the eight CFL rosters with the Saskatchewan Roughriders and Montreal Alouettes each with three. Huskies also appear on the lineup sheets forRead More

CFC ‘top 10’ Ontario Summer rankings: Varsity & Junior Varsity (Week 5)

CFC ‘top 10’ Ontario Summer rankings: Varsity & Junior Varsity (Week 5)

June 27, 2011 at 8:01 pmby 0 comments

Here is CFCs ranking of the top 10 Varsity & Junior Varsity teams in Ontario summer football. The two leagues that are eligible for this ranking are the Ontario Varsity Football League (OVFL) & the Ontario Football Conference (OFC). These two leagues do not play against one another during theRead More

IFAF 11 days: Fun facts about the IFAF Senior World Championship & the competing teams

IFAF 11 days: Fun facts about the IFAF Senior World Championship & the competing teams

June 27, 2011 at 2:20 pmby 0 comments

IFAF Senior World Championship Notes: Twenty-one players on other national teams in this tournament have either NFL practice squad or NFL Europe experience. The tournament features 29 game officials from 12 countries; including two women – one from Austria and another from Serbia The IFAF Senior World Championship is heldRead More

Two Varsity Blues make CFL debut this weekend (video)

Two Varsity Blues make CFL debut this weekend (video)

June 27, 2011 at 2:16 pmby 0 comments

Former Varsity Blues football players Hugo Lopez and Chris Kowalczuk make their CFL debuts this weekend (July 1-3) as members of the Edmonton Eskimos and Winnipeg Blue Bombers, respectively. Drafted 14th overall in 2011 by the Eskimos, Lopez will suit up as Edmonton opens the regular season at the SaskatchewanRead More

CFC ‘top 10’ Ontario Summer rankings: Varsity & Junior Varsity (Week 5) “The hurdle – video”

CFC ‘top 10’ Ontario Summer rankings: Varsity & Junior Varsity (Week 5) “The hurdle – video”

June 27, 2011 at 9:52 amby 0 comments

Here is CFCs ranking of the top 10 Varsity & Junior Varsity teams in Ontario summer football. The two leagues that are eligible for this ranking are the Ontario Varsity Football League (OVFL) & the Ontario Football Conference (OFC). These two leagues do not play against one another during theRead More

McMaster offensive lineman Justin Glover joins Team Canada today (video)

McMaster offensive lineman Justin Glover joins Team Canada today (video)

June 27, 2011 at 8:13 amby 0 comments

McMaster offensive lineman Justin Glover is traveling to London today to join the Senior Men’s National team that will be competing in the upcoming IFAF Senior World championship in Austria. Justin was recently released by the Saskatchewan Roughriders and will be a tremendous addition to the offensive line of TeamRead More

OFC: Bantam Thunderbirds hold on for 2nd victory over Sturgeons

OFC: Bantam Thunderbirds hold on for 2nd victory over Sturgeons

June 27, 2011 at 7:02 amby 0 comments

In Game 5, the Forest City Thunderbirds were host to the Sarnia Sturgeons for the second time this season. This was a rematch of a game played two weeks ago at Norm Perry Park in which the Thunderbirds team scored 14 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to escape withRead More

NFC: Sarnia Imperials get first victory of the season

NFC: Sarnia Imperials get first victory of the season

June 27, 2011 at 6:51 amby 0 comments

The Sarnia Imperials managed their first victory of the Northern Football Conference season. The Imperials were led by Deshawn Hayes and Pat Wright on offense and Jamike Njoku on defense. The defense held Sudbury to just 179 yards net offense, causing three turnovers during the game. 2011 Northern Football ConferenceRead More

NFC: Tri City Outlaws outlast Toronto Raiders

NFC: Tri City Outlaws outlast Toronto Raiders

June 27, 2011 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

The Tri City Outlaws ran their Northern Football Conference record to 4 and 1 with a victory over the Toronto Raiders. Marvin Williams led the offensive attack with 3 touchdowns on the ground and Todd Martindale and Aron Froes caught touchdowns from QB Bryan Rosekat. The Raiders got touchdowns fromRead More

NFC: Steelers blow out Longhorns to run record to 4 and 0 (stats)

NFC: Steelers blow out Longhorns to run record to 4 and 0 (stats)

June 27, 2011 at 6:37 amby 0 comments

Sault Ste. Marie Steelers improved their record to 4-0 with a 55-0 Northern Football Conference victory over the Oakville Longhorns on Saturday. Josh Gauthier scored on touchdown runs of 23 yards, 17 yards, 24 yards, 44 yards and one yard to pace the Steeler attack. Matt Premo and Jesse HillRead More

Destroyers win JV Nova Scotia finals: 8 Team Nova Scotia U18 players play in game

Destroyers win JV Nova Scotia finals: 8 Team Nova Scotia U18 players play in game

June 27, 2011 at 6:26 amby 0 comments

The Dartmouth Destroyers defeated the Halifax Redhawks 47-44 in seesaw battle at St. Mary’s Stadium on Sunday afternoon. The undefeated Dartmouth JV team brings home the JV Championship for the second straight year. Both squads include members of the Nova Scotia U18 Football Canada Cup Team that will compete inRead More

OVFL: Varsity Falcons offense scores early and often with help from Borucki

OVFL: Varsity Falcons offense scores early and often with help from Borucki

June 26, 2011 at 4:52 pmby 0 comments

The London Falcons visited Guelph to play the Bears in Varsity (OVFL) action on Saturday.  The Bears were very hospitable early in the game, turning the ball over numerous times to set up scores for the Falcons.  The Falcons passing attack continued to show why they are the top inRead More

IFAF Worlds, 12 days: Japan announces 45-man roster, play Canada in game 3

IFAF Worlds, 12 days: Japan announces 45-man roster, play Canada in game 3

June 26, 2011 at 11:03 amby 0 comments

The Japanese Senior National team coaching staff, led by head coach Kiyoyuki Mori, has selected the 45-man roster that will represent Japan at the IFAF Senior World Championship in Austria from July 8-16. Coach Mori is head coach of the Kajima Deers and led the team to a Japan XRead More

Eight Dinos crack CFL rosters; Walter to return after stint with Team Canada

Eight Dinos crack CFL rosters; Walter to return after stint with Team Canada

June 26, 2011 at 10:57 amby 0 comments

CALGARY – Canadian Football League teams trimmed their active rosters to 46 players apiece Saturday, and eight alumni of the University of Calgary Dinos made the cut. Led by the receiving tandem of Anthony Parker and Nathan Coehoorn, who were selected in the first round, third and fifth overall, respectively,Read More

 
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