Post Tagged with: "CIS"

Krown Countdown U (s06e07): Panda Game, Wheat Belt and more

Krown Countdown U (s06e07): Panda Game, Wheat Belt and more

October 7, 2016 at 5:29 amby 0 comments

  Highlights from the best attended weekend of university football in the modern era. Panda Game, Wheat Belt and more. Plus, Lee Barette from Canada Football Chat joins us to talk about top prospects and where they are headed.   About Canadafootballchat.com Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) is the number one national amateur footballRead More

CIS games on for Thanksgiving break

CIS games on for Thanksgiving break

October 7, 2016 at 5:25 amby 0 comments

Photo credit: Kenny MacDonald TORONTO (CIS) – Only six games are on the CIS football schedule this week as the RSEQ and Canada West conferences – along with three OUA teams – head into their traditional Thanksgiving break, but there are still plenty of reasons to follow the action in OUARead More

CIS players of the week (6): Pinto, Nesbitt, Adeleke honoured

CIS players of the week (6): Pinto, Nesbitt, Adeleke honoured

October 5, 2016 at 5:31 amby 0 comments

TORONTO (CIS) – UBC receiver Trivel Pinto, Regina linebacker Danny Nesbitt and Carleton kick returner Tunde Adeleke are the CIS football players of the week for the period ending Oct. 2, 2016. Pinto, a second-year arts student from Brampton, Ont., was honoured on offence after he tied the single-game schoolRead More

CIS Top 10 (6): RSEQ rivals Montreal, Laval hold on to top spots

CIS Top 10 (6): RSEQ rivals Montreal, Laval hold on to top spots

October 4, 2016 at 5:41 amby 0 comments

TORONTO (CIS) – For the third consecutive week, the University of Montreal Carabins were a unanimous No. 1 selection in the CIS football national rankings. Montreal (5-0) tops the media poll for the fifth straight week overall after receiving all 30 first-place votes and 300 points from the Football ReportersRead More

CIS game Monday RECAP [5]: Rams and Ravens win big, Dinos celebrate 50th

CIS game Monday RECAP [5]: Rams and Ravens win big, Dinos celebrate 50th

October 3, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

(Feature image: University of Calgary Dinos) Sunday, Oct. 2 With files from: Laval University (Photo credit: Mathieu Bélanger) McGill (9), Laval (61) The Rouge et Or played on Sunday against the McGill Redmen with a score of 61-9 mark at TELUS-UL Stadium. The Laval (4-1) stretched the blow to 24, the numberRead More

DE Donnelly leading the pack

DE Donnelly leading the pack

October 1, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Millwoods Grizzlies captain and defensive end Kaden Donnelly is a natural leader on the field and ready to get to the next level. Donnelly is currently in his 8th year of football, first playing for the Millwoods Grizzlies from atom through peewee and now plays for his high school AustinRead More

Road to the ArcelorMittal Vanier Cup: Gee-Gees look to free Pedro in Panda clash with Ravens

Road to the ArcelorMittal Vanier Cup: Gee-Gees look to free Pedro in Panda clash with Ravens

September 30, 2016 at 5:28 amby 0 comments

By Charlie Pinkerton, CIS Football Correspondent Cross-town rivals clash in the capital this weekend, as the Ottawa Gee-Gees take on the Carleton Ravens in the annual Panda Game. Next to bragging rights, the game’s prize is Pedro the Panda, the mascot and trophy of the game, awarded to the victorRead More

CIS game PREVIEWS (5): Record crowds, and Top 10 battles

CIS game PREVIEWS (5): Record crowds, and Top 10 battles

September 30, 2016 at 5:24 amby 0 comments

TORONTO (CIS) – A pair of Top 10 battles in the OUA, potential record crowds in Ottawa and Regina, and the CIS Football Game of the Week on City in the nation’s capital highlight Week 6 of the CIS football schedule. Here are some things to keep an eye onRead More

Krown Countdown U – Sept. 28, 2016 (s06e06)

Krown Countdown U – Sept. 28, 2016 (s06e06)

September 30, 2016 at 5:20 amby 0 comments

  Recap and preview of CIS football nationwide. This week we are joined by Nate Behar of the Carleton Ravens prior to the Panda Game versus Ottawa and Tyler Chow of the Saskatchewan Huskies as they travel to Regina to open New Mosaic Stadium with 16,500 on hand for theRead More

CIS Game of the Week: Ravens battle Gee-Gees in annual Panda Game on City

CIS Game of the Week: Ravens battle Gee-Gees in annual Panda Game on City

September 29, 2016 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

TORONTO (CIS) – The battle for football supremacy in the nation’s capital heats up Saturday as the CIS Football Game of the Week touches down at TD Place for the annual Panda Game between the No.10 nationally-ranked Carleton Ravens and the No. 7 Ottawa Gee-Gees. The CIS Football Game ofRead More

CIS players of the week (5): Picton, Badra, Mikoluff honoured

CIS players of the week (5): Picton, Badra, Mikoluff honoured

September 28, 2016 at 5:33 amby 0 comments

TORONTO (CIS) – Regina slotback Mitchell Picton, Bishop’s defensive lineman Mickael Badra and Manitoba kicker Brad Mikoluff are the CIS football players of the week for the period ending Sept. 24, 2016. Picton, a fourth-year business administration student from Regina, was honoured on offence after he had the best gameRead More

CIS players of the week (AUS) [3]: Grant, Bell, and Peters

CIS players of the week (AUS) [3]: Grant, Bell, and Peters

September 28, 2016 at 5:32 amby 0 comments

(HALIFAX, N.S.) – Receiver Kaion Grant and defensive backs Dylan Bell and Hayden Peters of the StFX X-Men have been selected as the Week 3 AUS players of the week for their performances this past weekend. Offensive Player of the Week Name: Kaion Grant University: St. Francis Xavier University Position:Read More

CIS Top 10 (5): Montreal No. 1 fourth straight week, Regina on rise

CIS Top 10 (5): Montreal No. 1 fourth straight week, Regina on rise

September 27, 2016 at 5:36 amby 0 comments

photo credit : Acadia University TORONTO (CIS) – Thanks to a third consecutive near-perfect performance, the University of Montreal Carabins top the CIS football national rankings for the fourth straight week and were a unanimous No. 1 selection for the second week in a row. Montreal (4-0) once again received allRead More

CIS Players of the week (OUA): Rowe, Randazzo, Fraser-Greene

CIS Players of the week (OUA): Rowe, Randazzo, Fraser-Greene

September 26, 2016 at 5:37 amby 0 comments

The following athletes have been named Ontario University Athletics (OUA) Football Players of the Week for the period ending September 26, 2016. OFFENCE: Jayde Rowe (Scarborough, Ont.) – 4th yr. – Carleton Coming off a record setting weekend, Carleton Ravens running back Jayde Rowe (Scarborough, Ont.) has been named OUARead More

CIS players of the week (Canada West): Regina’s Picton, Dwyer earn honours after big win

CIS players of the week (Canada West): Regina’s Picton, Dwyer earn honours after big win

September 26, 2016 at 5:31 amby 0 comments

Source: Canada West Communications After a thrilling 32-27 win over the No. 2 Calgary Dinos on Friday, the No. 9 Regina Rams’ Mitchell Picton and Joey Dwyer scored another victory Monday, as the pair were named Canada West football players of the week. Picton and Dwyer were instrumental in Regina’s winRead More

CIS Game RECAP (Sunday – STATS) [4]: 7 games win by 20+ points

CIS Game RECAP (Sunday – STATS) [4]: 7 games win by 20+ points

September 25, 2016 at 5:59 amby 0 comments

*Note – Updates will be added as they become available Saturday, Sept. 24 Photo credit:  Bob Frid Game Recap by Len Catling (Sr. Manager, Communications and Media Relations), UBC UBC (62), Alberta (0) EDMONTON, AB – After a week of soul-searching and long, tough practices the UBC Thunderbirds (2-2) came outRead More

CIS game schedule [4]: Interlock week

CIS game schedule [4]: Interlock week

September 23, 2016 at 5:27 amby 0 comments

TORONTO (CIS) – A Top 10 battle in Regina, the annual RSEQ-AUS interlock weekend and the second CIS Football Game of the Week on City highlight Week 5 of the CIS football schedule. Here are some things to keep an eye on this weekend. No. 2 Calgary (3-0) at No.Read More

CIS Game of the week: Gryphons host Mustangs for Homecoming, Yates Cup rematch on City

CIS Game of the week: Gryphons host Mustangs for Homecoming, Yates Cup rematch on City

September 22, 2016 at 5:44 amby 0 comments

TORONTO (CIS) – The second CIS Football Game of the Week airs on City this Saturday from Alumni Stadium as the Guelph Gryphons welcome the Western Mustangs for Homecoming in a rematch of last year’s OUA Yates Cup. The CIS Football Game of the Week, presented by Ontario University AthleticsRead More

CIS POW [4]: Deezar, Forde, Ward honoured

CIS POW [4]: Deezar, Forde, Ward honoured

September 21, 2016 at 5:44 amby 0 comments

TORONTO (CIS) – Manitoba quarterback Theo Deezar, St. Francis Xavier defensive lineman Kyle Forde and Ottawa kicker Lewis Ward are the CIS football players of the week for the period ending Sept. 18, 2016. Deezar, a third-year arts student from Winnipeg, was honoured on offence thanks to a flawless performanceRead More

FRC – CIS Football Top 10 [4]: Montreal No. 1 pick, Vanier Cup champ UBC out of Top 10

FRC – CIS Football Top 10 [4]: Montreal No. 1 pick, Vanier Cup champ UBC out of Top 10

September 20, 2016 at 5:46 amby 0 comments

Photo credit: James Hajjar TORONTO (CIS) – Thanks to a second straight near-perfect performance on home turf, the University of Montreal Carabins (3-0) were a unanimous No. 1 selection in this week’s CIS football national rankings, a first in program history.  After receiving 27 of 30 first-place votes last Tuesday, the reigningRead More

Big time scholarship offer

Big time scholarship offer

September 19, 2016 at 6:29 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER The beginning of another season and every young football player gets stars in their eyes as they watch the big boys from the NCAA play on Saturdays; Notre Dame, Alabama, Oregon, USC, the list goes on. Every player has visions stepping out of the tunnel at a UniversityRead More

CIS game RECAPS [Sunday – stats]: Beat downs in the RSEQ, Mounties continue to tumble, Rams climb, 2 close ones in the OUA

CIS game RECAPS [Sunday – stats]: Beat downs in the RSEQ, Mounties continue to tumble, Rams climb, 2 close ones in the OUA

September 18, 2016 at 5:32 amby 0 comments

Photo: RADIO-CANADA Sunday Sept. 19th With files from: René Roy, Sherbrooke Vert et Or Sherbrooke (3), Laval (41) The Vert & Or had trouble for a second straight game Sunday at Telus Stade Laval University. The Rouge et Or had no trouble scoring 41-3, thus remaining undefeated in 23 clashes with Sherbrooke.Read More

Queen’s-Western rivalry renewed Saturday at new Richardson Stadium

Queen’s-Western rivalry renewed Saturday at new Richardson Stadium

September 16, 2016 at 5:44 amby 0 comments

By Jonathan Yue, CIS Communications Intern   The rivalry between the Queen’s Gaels and the Western Mustangs continues this weekend, but for Western head coach Greg Marshall, the visits to Kingston have always been special. “My earliest memory here was when I was a player here in ’79,” said Marshall,Read More