Gators run away with junior football title (Ontario)

February 2, 2010 at 12:03 pmby 0 comments

Sweat dripping from his forehead, Ryan Dixon looked as if he had just completed a marathon. It certainly felt like it for the running back with Whitby’s Donald A. Wilson Gators after he’d rushed for six touchdowns and piled up 471 yards on 44 carries in a 40-28 win overRead More


February 2, 2010 at 11:15 amby 0 comments

Long-time quarterback Tracy Ham and star defender Elfrid Payton headline the list of four players and one builder who have been selected for induction to the Canadian Football Hall of Fame. Joining Ham and Payton in the Players Category are long-time Saskatchewan receiver Donald Narcisse and veteran Winnipeg punter BobRead More

AFL expands to 9 teams

AFL expands to 9 teams

February 2, 2010 at 7:58 amby 0 comments

The AFL held our Annual General Meeting on Saturday in Spruce Grove. Please find the below the significant events from the meeting: 1. The Lancaster Legion & Sherwood Park Renegades have both been accepted as probationary franchises for the 2010 season. This brings the AFL roster to 9 teams forRead More

Niagara Storm look to continue momentum in 2010

Niagara Storm look to continue momentum in 2010

February 1, 2010 at 8:16 pmby 0 comments

Niagara Storm look to continue momentum in 2010. Jason Kana, offensive assistant with the McMaster Marauders football team, watches Niagara Storm player Jake Droughan during a workout at a skills clinic last Sunday afternoon at Lakemount Sportsworld in Grimsby. After a successful inaugural season in 2009, the Niagara Storm isRead More

Minor – Atlantic Football League is born in New Brunswick in 2009

February 1, 2010 at 8:07 pmby 0 comments

09 Sep 2009 FREDERICTON (CUP) – Fall is in the air, and along with it comes a new league for football teams in Atlantic Canada. The Atlantic Football League (AFL) is finally in action after four years of sorting out the fine details. There are three teams in the leagueRead More

Minor – Annapolis Valley Minor Football Continues to grow

February 1, 2010 at 1:33 pmby 0 comments

Valley Minor Football celebrated another successful season (its 12th) at its annual awards celebration Dec. 2 in Canning. This year, the Atom Bulldogs advanced to the provincial Tier 1 final, where they dropped a close 6-0 decision that failed to tarnish a great season: they won five straight games, twoRead More

Joe Pistilli inducted in Class 2010

Joe Pistilli inducted in Class 2010

February 1, 2010 at 7:54 amby 0 comments

QJFL President Joe Pistilli has been inducted in the Canadian Football Hall of Fame for the class of 2010. JOE PISTILLI, BUILDER: Pistilli was involved with all levels of junior football in Quebec for 42 years, as well as being involved on a national level with Football Canada for 29Read More

U of T announces first group of nine recruits

February 1, 2010 at 7:44 amby 0 comments

The University of Toronto Varsity Blues football program is pleased to announce an exciting group of talented student-athletes that intend to pursue their education at U of T while playing for the Blues in the fall of 2010. “We are very exciting about this recruiting class,” said head coach GregRead More

History – Team of Dreams (2008)

History – Team of Dreams (2008)

February 1, 2010 at 7:40 amby 0 comments

DAVE STEWART The Guardian The legacy of the 2009 Canada Summer Games on P.E.I. could very well be the return of varsity football to the University of Prince Edward Island. It’s a sure bet the athletics facility will be constructed at UPEI and now there appears to be a groundswellRead More

History – Moncton football got start in 1940s

History – Moncton football got start in 1940s

February 1, 2010 at 6:59 amby 0 comments

Sunday’s Canadian Football League game at the Stade Moncton 2010 Stadium between the Toronto Argonauts and the Edmonton Eskimos is bringing back memories for some old-time football players who have been credited with having pioneered the sport in the area more than 60 years ago at University of St. Joseph’s.Read More

Brampton Bears enter OFC

Brampton Bears enter OFC

February 1, 2010 at 1:51 amby 0 comments

The Ontario Football Conference held its annual general meeting this weekend in Toronto. The Brampton Bears have been accepted unanimously and will begin play in the junior division in 2010. The Bears are led by President Ian Smith and Head Coach Mark Houlder An excerpt from the BearsRead More

Eagles fly into history

February 1, 2010 at 1:24 amby 0 comments

The The Sir James Dunn eagles sang their swan song Wednesday morning. And what a noise they made. Entering the Northern Bowl championship knowing it would be the last football game played by a team from their high school, the Eagles went out on a winning note Wednesday with aRead More

About the Langley Longhorns

About the Langley Longhorns

February 1, 2010 at 1:06 amby 0 comments

The Langley Longhorns Football Club was established to meet the demand for a semi-pro/minor league team in BC after the departure of the Spartans. Now part of the NAFL, the Langley Longhorns are determined to keep their passion for football alive despite significant obstacles for Canadian teams in the league.Read More

Evraire invades coaching ranks

Evraire invades coaching ranks

February 1, 2010 at 1:00 amby 0 comments

By Tim Baines, Ottawa Sun Ken Evraire has been out of the Canadian Football League for more than 10 years. But that didn’t dampen his love for the game, a passion that he’ll bring as coach of the new Ottawa Invaders semi-pro team, which will play in the Northern FootballRead More

Counsillor Rob Ford, Football Coach

January 31, 2010 at 11:26 amby 0 comments

It’s a crisp, cool October Friday evening – perfect football weather – and on a flawless Forest Hill field, the number one-ranked St. Michael’s Kerry Blues are hosting the Don Bosco Eagles of Rexdale. The field at St. Michael’s College School is named after billionaire Eugene Melnyk and surrounded byRead More

World Team Falls to USA 17 to 0

January 30, 2010 at 4:58 pmby 0 comments

The world is becoming a smaller place. At least in football terms, only 17 points separates the game’s traditional powerhouse of the United States and the rest of the world following a 17-0 Team USA victory over the World at Lockhart Stadium in Fort Lauderdale. Assembled as a collective squadRead More

Manitoba High school football fever hits record high 30 teams

January 30, 2010 at 3:51 pmby 0 comments

The Winnipeg High School Football league adds two city teams and three from Brandon to its roster next season, bringing the total to an all-time high of 30 clubs in the loop. AN all-time high of 30 teams has been reached by the Winnipeg High School Football League, which willRead More

Canadian QBs on display at CFL E-Camp

January 30, 2010 at 9:09 amby 0 comments

Jan 29, 2010 by Brian Snelgrove TORONTO – Three of Canada’s top university quarterbacks will get the chance to showcase their talents at this year’s CFL Evaluation Camp in Toronto. Hec Crighton Trophy winner Erik Glavic of the Calgary Dinos will be joined by Michael Faulds of Western andRead More

2009 Inaugural ‘IFAF Junior World Championship of American Football”

January 29, 2010 at 2:15 pmby 0 comments

Games between the world’s eight best 19-and-under junior national teams will be played on Saturday, June 27, Wednesday, July 1 and Saturday, July 4, before the Championship Game is contested on Sunday, July 5. Joining host nation the United States as an automatic qualifier will be Canada. The Canadians willRead More

‘USA-World’ to showcase high school talent from nine countries

January 29, 2010 at 1:26 pmby 0 comments

As the players representing the AFC and NFC at this year’s Pro Bowl leave the field at Lockhart Stadium in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., after their final practice session Saturday, 90 players who aspire to be among a future generation of NFL all-stars will take the field. USA Football’s “Team USARead More

Two Moncton Players represent Canada on Team World

January 29, 2010 at 1:12 pmby 0 comments

Dylan Hollohan and Cameron Wade have been buddies since middle school, were star athletes at Bernice MacNaughton High School and have now gone their separate ways to promising university football careers. Cameron Wade Dylan Hollohan But this week the Moncton natives are back together again to play the biggest footballRead More