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Concordia signs Prairie Conference (CJFL) 2-time MVP

Concordia signs Prairie Conference (CJFL) 2-time MVP

April 13, 2011 at 3:23 pmby 0 comments

The Concordia Stingers added a big piece to their outstanding class of 2011 today. Reid Quest, Quarterback for the Regina Thunder & Prairie Football Conference 2-time MVP confirmed that he will travel east to compete for a job with the Stingers. Reid led all junior QBs in throwing this pastRead More

Lingerie Football comes to Canada: Good or bad for sport? Women? (video)

Lingerie Football comes to Canada: Good or bad for sport? Women? (video)

April 13, 2011 at 6:34 amby 0 comments

Like it or not the Lingerie Football league is coming to Canada. The league announced that it will be expanding with teams in Toronto and Winnipeg with more potentially coming. Lingerie Football was first played during the NFL’s Super Bowl halftime show in 2004. Teams of gorgeous but athletic womenRead More

2011 flag football national championship coming to Nova Scotia

2011 flag football national championship coming to Nova Scotia

April 13, 2011 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Ottawa, ON – Football Canada is proud to announce that Football Nova Scotia will host the 2011 Flag Football National Championships (FFNC) at Dalhousie University in Halifax from July 22 to July 25th, 2011. The FFNC is an annual event which brings together the best youth flag football players toRead More

Lancers announce 9 more recruits for class 2011

Lancers announce 9 more recruits for class 2011

April 13, 2011 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Lancer Football interim head coach Joe D’Amore is pleased to announce the commitment of nine more players to the football program for the 2011 season. Highlighting the group is local standout and two-time WECSSAA all-star John Langley from Villanova high school. The 6’0, 280 lbs. lineman is a native ofRead More

Ligue scolaire métropolitaine All-Star game April 29th at Molson Stadium (Montreal)

Ligue scolaire métropolitaine All-Star game April 29th at Molson Stadium (Montreal)

April 13, 2011 at 5:59 amby 0 comments

A Quebec tradition since 1985, the Ligue scolaire métropolitaine, a Montreal-area high school football league, gathers its best players each spring for the annual Alouettes Classic. This years game is being held some years at McGill University’s Percival Molson Stadium on Friday April 29th at 7pm. Over 100 high schoolRead More

Class 2012: John Meenagh, OL, St. Mary’s / Calgary Wildcats

Class 2012: John Meenagh, OL, St. Mary’s / Calgary Wildcats

April 12, 2011 at 6:50 amby 0 comments

Today CFC features class 2012 offensive lineman from Calgary, Alberta John Meenagh. John started playing football in 2003 with the Calgary Wildcats and has played every year since. John Meenagh Defensive Line / Offensive Line Teams: St. Mary’s Saints (high school) Calgary Wildcats Commitment: None Consideration: CIS – British Columbia,Read More

Raiders Ship Starting to Fill (CJFL)

Raiders Ship Starting to Fill (CJFL)

April 12, 2011 at 6:47 amby 0 comments

In 2011 the VI Raiders will be looking for a three-peat, times two. The five time BCFC Cullen Cup champions will once again be fighting for another title come season end thanks in large part to three of their lethal weapons returning. Quarterback Jordan Yantz will return this season followingRead More

Westshore Rebels (CJFL) retire Moe Elewonibi’s #64 (video)

Westshore Rebels (CJFL) retire Moe Elewonibi’s #64 (video)

April 12, 2011 at 6:19 amby 0 comments

On Saturday evening the Westshore Rebels celebrated their 40th anniversary, and in doing so they retired alumni Moe Elewonibi’s No. 64 jersey. The first annual Scholarship Gala was held at the Four Points Sheraton Victoria Gateway Hotel with many Rebels alumni and supporters in attendance. Others in attendance included BCRead More

Football Alberta Selects  “South” Bantam Bowl Team (roster)

Football Alberta Selects “South” Bantam Bowl Team (roster)

April 11, 2011 at 12:52 pmby 0 comments

Over the past weekend at McMahon Stadium in Calgary, over 100 graduating Grade 9 athletes from bantam football programs across Southern Alberta came together to try out for the “South” Bantam Bowl Team. Below is the list of selected players who will now meet in Edmonton over the May longRead More

April IFAF insider: Nigeria, Japan, Austria, Canada, Australia, US, France, Finland and more…

April IFAF insider: Nigeria, Japan, Austria, Canada, Australia, US, France, Finland and more…

April 11, 2011 at 8:25 amby 0 comments

IFAF / Nigeria … A group representing the IFAF, USA Football and the Amobi Okoye Foundation visited Nigeria from March 12-22 as part of a continuing initiative to establish the sport of American Football in Africa. The traveling party was led by IFAF President Tommy Wiking, USA Football Executive DirectorRead More

Class 2011: Brad Grywul, RB, Regina Riffel / Team Saskatchewan

Class 2011: Brad Grywul, RB, Regina Riffel / Team Saskatchewan

April 10, 2011 at 8:01 amby 0 comments

Today CFC features class 2011 Running Back from Regina, Saskatchewan Brad Grywul. Brad started playing football in grade 7 for the peewee Rams in the Regina Minor Football league (RMF). Brad Grywul Running Back Teams: Riffel (high school) #34 Team Saskatchewan (Football Canada Cup) #34 Commitment: None Consideration: Open BradRead More

Class 2011: Dan Lamola, DE, Calgary Notre Dame / Hilltoppers (Dino Commit)

Class 2011: Dan Lamola, DE, Calgary Notre Dame / Hilltoppers (Dino Commit)

April 10, 2011 at 7:41 amby 0 comments

Today CFC features class 2011 Defensive End from the Notre Dame Pride & Calgary Hilltoppers Dan Lamola. Dan started playing football in 2006, playing a total of seven seasons during that time. Dan Lamola Defensive End Teams: Calgary Hilltoppers (Bantam & midget) #94 Notre Dame Pride (High school) #94 Commitment:Read More

Community football leader accepts Spartan coaching position

Community football leader accepts Spartan coaching position

April 10, 2011 at 7:34 amby 0 comments

Sudbury Spartans Announce Head Coach The Sudbury Spartans are pleased to announce Gord Goddard as the new Head Coach of the Sudbury Spartans football club. Gord will serve two vital roles for the 2011 Spartans – leading the executive as Team President and leading the team as Head Coach. WheneverRead More

Rams kick off 2011 Spring Camp

Rams kick off 2011 Spring Camp

April 9, 2011 at 12:34 pmby 0 comments

REGINA, Sask. – The University of Regina Rams will hold their 2011 Spring Camp this weekend beginning on Friday and running through Sunday on campus at the U of R Field. The camp starts out on Friday with practices at 3 and 7:30 p.m., continues on Saturday with on-field sessionsRead More

Five individuals and one team to be inducted to the Mustangs’ Wall of Champions

Five individuals and one team to be inducted to the Mustangs’ Wall of Champions

April 9, 2011 at 7:51 amby 0 comments

The Western Mustangs Champions Club Football Foundation will host the 2011 Wall of Champions Dinner and Induction Ceremony on Friday, April 15. The dinner and ceremony will take place in the Great Hall on campus at the University of Western Ontario. This year’s inductees are players and builders of theRead More

FCCA Convention: ‘Coaches Ontario’ interviews FCCA coaches asking how to be a ‘great coach’ (video)

FCCA Convention: ‘Coaches Ontario’ interviews FCCA coaches asking how to be a ‘great coach’ (video)

April 9, 2011 at 7:43 amby 0 comments

“Coaches Ontario” interviewed 5 coaches at the recent FCCA convention and asked how to be a great coach, how to improve your coaching skills, and why they became a coach. Watch & listen to what coaches Warren Craney (York), Sandra Shields (Aldershot), Rick Sowieta (Football Canada / CFL alumni), GregRead More

Football New Brunswick starts U18 program: Aim for 2012 Football Canada Cup

Football New Brunswick starts U18 program: Aim for 2012 Football Canada Cup

April 9, 2011 at 7:33 amby 0 comments

Football New Brunswick will offer a Provincial U18 Football program beginning in April 2011. This program is open to all minor and high school players who currently reside in New Brunswick and were born in 1994 or 1995. The U18 program features two stages. The first or Open stage ofRead More

Big Surprise: NFL Owners Don’t Want To Negotiate

Big Surprise: NFL Owners Don’t Want To Negotiate

April 9, 2011 at 7:23 amby 0 comments

Those looking to bet on NFL at BetUs are anxiously paying attention to the news, looking for anything that may signal a positive turn in the negotiations to end the lockout. However, it appears that there haven’t even been any trips to the bargaining table, and the owners have declinedRead More

Varsity Blues add two transfers to class of 2011

Varsity Blues add two transfers to class of 2011

April 8, 2011 at 2:21 pmby 0 comments

McMaster Marauders transfer Farhad Gadjyv and McMaster / Guelph transfer Brandon Rynka have made known their intent to play football and study at the University of Toronto in the fall of 2011. “Farhad and Brandon are sure to contribute on the defensive side of the ball,” said Varsity Blues headRead More

Ottawa high school all-star game announces East & West rosters (AIA)

Ottawa high school all-star game announces East & West rosters (AIA)

April 8, 2011 at 1:44 pmby 0 comments

The Ottawa and Ottawa Valley high school all star game has announced its rosters for both the East and West squads. Tryouts for the team took place 2 weeks ago. The teams will practice from April 18-21 and 26-27 and game time is 7pm at Minto Field on April 28th.Read More

 
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