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Alberta continues adding talent with two CFC150s

Alberta continues adding talent with two CFC150s

October 12, 2019 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

The Golden Bears have continued to add high-end talent to their already strong class of 2020 recruits. CFC 150 Sean Bleiken (6’5, 245 lbs) — Tight End from Archbishop Jordan (Sherwood Park, AB) The versatile weapon out of the offensive backfield, Bleiken is a bonafide CFC100 standout from Archbishop Jordan.Read More

Alberta introduces six commits, including CFC10 Specialist and CFC100 lineman

Alberta introduces six commits, including CFC10 Specialist and CFC100 lineman

September 23, 2019 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

The Alberta Golden Bears announced six commits for the 2020 campaign. In what has been a busy recruiting season for the Golden Bears, new commits will look to bring their talent to a program that’s determined to win. CFC10 Nate Kasowski (6’2, 185 lbs) — Punter/Kicker from Harry Ainlay (Edmonton, AB)Read More

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Golden Bears announce four CFC100 commits

September 22, 2019 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

The University of Alberta Golden Bears claimed commitments from three of the nation’s top CFC100 players. The Golden Bears bolstered their 2020 roster with top-tier recruited talent that will be a fixture in their future success. So far, nine CFC100 players have committed to Alberta for 2020 Tyson Krushelniski (6’1, 210)Read More

Regina adds three recruits, including two CFC150s

Regina adds three recruits, including two CFC150s

September 20, 2019 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

The Regina Rams added two CFC150 players to their 2020 recruitment list. Regina kicks off their recruiting season with two superb CFC150 players committing to their program for the 2020 season. Jaxon Runge (6’1, 180 lbs) — Linebacker from Campbell Collegiate (Regina, SK) The CFC150 product out of Campbell CollegiateRead More

DE Makel Holloway finds success from helping others

DE Makel Holloway finds success from helping others

February 13, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

 It didn’t take Makel Holloway long to realize he was special. It’s not just the 6’1 245lbs frame that intrigues people, it’s the bloodlines and his football mentality.

DYK: U Sport camps banned down south? CFC100 gets his pro day, plus…..

DYK: U Sport camps banned down south? CFC100 gets his pro day, plus…..

March 24, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition The story of one CFHOF inductee Canadian encouraging female involvement in football U.S. U Sports camps could soon be no moreRead More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (CanWest): Alberta restock their potent rushing attack

U Sports Recruiting Analysis 2018 (CanWest): Alberta restock their potent rushing attack

January 31, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Overview It’s always fun when there’s a lot of optimism surrounding a program, and out West right now it’s the Alberta Golden Bears who’re looking to take the next step forward after snapping a six year playoff drought last season. They’ve lost their star tailback Ed Ilnicki to the CFL,Read More

DID YOU KNOW: 3rd & 10? Golden gridiron career, ping pong pastime, French connection?

DID YOU KNOW: 3rd & 10? Golden gridiron career, ping pong pastime, French connection?

November 19, 2017 at 7:50 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition Could the CFL be adding a 10th team? Golden Bear senior thankful for U of A Table tennis tightening the Bisons’Read More

#12, WR Matt LeFleur (photo Craig Farrish)

WR Matt LeFleur is using camp to test drive new QB’s

September 18, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Last season, Matt Lefleur was one of four Leo Hayes receivers whose hands netted the Lions sixteen hundred yards thru the air, on a campaign that had three thousand total yards. The senior’s season ended with a loss in the Provincial final, snapping the clubs perfect season. As if losingRead More

U Sports: UBC Thunderbirds down Alberta Golden Bears in preseason action

U Sports: UBC Thunderbirds down Alberta Golden Bears in preseason action

August 25, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

KAMLOOPS, B.C. – The UBC Thunderbirds showed might on offense and defense in the first half a Canada West non-conference game on Wednesday night, jumping out to a 30-0 halftime lead over the Alberta Golden Bears and hanging on to win 33-30. The UBC starters dominated the first stanza ofRead More

U Sports Rankings 2017 (23-27): Our list kicks off with the hopes and dreams of programs looking to turn things around

U Sports Rankings 2017 (23-27): Our list kicks off with the hopes and dreams of programs looking to turn things around

July 20, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Now that we’ve completed our rundown on the depth charts, our focus shifts to doing in-depth team previews for every program across the country. The rankings are a collaboration of thoughts by the CFC staff based off last year’s results, projection of current players, as well as the class ofRead More

U Sports recruiting analysis (CWUAA): Golden Bears

U Sports recruiting analysis (CWUAA): Golden Bears

March 25, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Over the next several weeks, we will be reviewing the U Sports team’s 2017 class in order to better assess all the recruiting madness. Alberta has brought in another solid recruiting class that will no doubt improve the Bears roster overall. This will be the third impressive class in aRead More

Path to the draft: Ed Ilnicki rumbles towards the draft

Path to the draft: Ed Ilnicki rumbles towards the draft

March 7, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Going pro is a dream for any athlete in any sport. To get there requires huge amounts of commitment, drive, and passion. In this ‘Path to the Draft’ series, we will be showcasing some amazing talent that is on the clock for their dream to come true. These athletes haveRead More

Aaron Chabaylo (left, courtesy of CFJL) and Blaize Beaudry (right, courtesy of Chris Morris).

Golden Bears gain more size with two commits

November 3, 2016 at 5:25 amby 0 comments

Golden Bears add two more local recruits to their commitment class. The Golden Bears have brought in two levels of experience to their team, a seasoned Canadian Junior Football Leaguer, linebacker Aaron Chabaylo of the Edmonton Huskies, and a current high school defensive end, Blaize Beaudry from Jasper Place HighRead More

Riley Szafranski (left, #99, courtesy of RIley Szafranksi) and Austin Gordon (right, courtesy of the Golden Bears).

Golden Bears stocking up on commits early

October 17, 2016 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Two Alberta commits will stay in Alberta after signing with the Golden Bears. The University of Alberta Golden Bears are in a little bit of a rebuilding phase, but Riley Szafrankski, a defensive lineman from #CFC50 No. 15 Harry Ainlay high school, and Austin Gordon, an offensive lineman from St.Read More

Alex Gayle (left, by Maria Alfe), Tadi Siwira (centre, courtesy of Twitter) and Keaton Zaychkowsky (right, courtesy of Twitter).

Golden Bears bolstering roster with hometown commits

September 24, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

The Golden Bears have two new Edmontonion commits and one commit from St. Albert, AB. The Alberta Golden Bears have picked up three new commits from Edmonton and the surrounding area, running back Alex Gayle of Jasper Place High School, linebacker Tadi Siwira of Harry Ainlay High School and runningRead More

CIS RECAP [2]: Bragging rights, penalties, and excellent fan turn out

CIS RECAP [2]: Bragging rights, penalties, and excellent fan turn out

September 4, 2016 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Photo : Yves Longpré/SSAP de l’UdeS Source: Bishop’s Gaiters Football Athletics Sherbrooke (38) vs Bishop’s (7)  Sherbrooke quarterback Alex Jacob-Michaud threw three touchdown passes to lead the Sherbrooke Vert & Or to a 38-7 win over the Bishop’s Gaiters in the opening game of 2016 for both teams. With theRead More

U of A Golden Bears preview

U of A Golden Bears preview

August 23, 2016 at 5:42 amby 0 comments

The University of Alberta Golden Bears football team opens training camp this week, and head coach Chris Morris will be guiding a team that is looking to capitalize on four years of blue chip recruiting classes by taking the next step towards the Canada West playoffs.   Alberta is comingRead More

Local recruit realizes childhood dream with Golden Bears

Local recruit realizes childhood dream with Golden Bears

March 21, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Edmonton offensive lineman joins CWUAA team’s 2016 class. Growing up in Edmonton, Kemal Kochisarli only hoped his ultimate gridiron dream would eventually come true. Recently, the 6’4, 315 pound offensive lineman made it happen as he signed with the University of Alberta Golden Bears. Kochisarli will join the team forRead More

Golden Bears land third #CFC100 ranked recruit (VIDEO)

Golden Bears land third #CFC100 ranked recruit (VIDEO)

February 11, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

British Columbia linebacker joins CWUAA team’s 2016 class #CFC100 Zac Callaghan is leaving the West Coast for the Prairies. Recently, the 5’11 195 pound linebacker from Peachland, British Columbia signed with the University of Alberta Golden Bears. Callaghan will join the team for the 2016 CWUAA season. Overall, the GoldenRead More

Local recruit picks Golden Bears

Local recruit picks Golden Bears

January 21, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Offensive lineman joins CWUAA team’s 2016 class. Alexander Loosemore will be commencing his CIS career in his home province. Recently, the 6’4, 285 pound defensive lineman signed with the University of Alberta Golden Bears. Loosemore will join the team for the 2016 CWUAA season. “I committed to the University ofRead More

Recruit “truly happy to be part of something great” with Golden Bears (VIDEO)

Recruit “truly happy to be part of something great” with Golden Bears (VIDEO)

January 19, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Montreal receiver joins CWUAA team’s 2016 class. Nadim Awad will be continuing his gridiron career in Alberta. The 6’4, 180 pound receiver from Montreal, Quebec has committed to the University of Alberta Golden Bears.  Awad will join the team for the 2016 CWUAA season. Overall, the offensive standout found theRead More

Local recruit drawn to re-energized Golden Bears

Local recruit drawn to re-energized Golden Bears

November 26, 2015 at 6:23 amby 0 comments

Bonnyville defensive tackle joins CWUAA team’s 2016 class. Blake Adams has been continually impressed with the buzz surrounding the strides that Head Coach Chris Morris has made with the University of Alberta Golden Bears. As a result, the 6’0, 280 pound defensive tackle from Bonnyville, Alberta has signed with theRead More