Post Tagged with: "GNAC"

Ethan Beselt

SFU: Lumberjacks steal victory with touchdown in final minutes

November 12, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Simon Fraser dominated the first half and likely would have won the game, if it hadn’t missed on four field goals and an extra point. BOX SCORE BURNABY – Senior quarterback Joey Sweeney led Humboldt State to a touchdown late in the fourth quarter to steal a 23-16 victory awayRead More

Ben Minaker

Minaker and Dixon named to GNAC All-Academic Team

November 1, 2018 at 7:36 pmby 0 comments

PORTLAND, Ore. – Simon Fraser University defensive back Ben Minaker and receiver Dallas Dixon have been named to the 2018 Great Northwest Athletic Conference Football All-Academic Team. Minaker, senior from Kelowna, carries a 3.52 cumulative grade point average as a Biomedical Physiology major while Dixon, a sophomore from Sherwood Park,Read More

SFU: Richardson, John put on offensive show in loss to Central Washington

SFU: Richardson, John put on offensive show in loss to Central Washington

October 21, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Richardson threw for 470 yards and Rysen John caught 12 passes for 234 yards. Game recap: SFU Athletics Box Score ELLENSBURG, Wash.  – Senior quarterback Miles Richardson and junior receiver Rysen John exploded offensively but it wasn’t enough to lift Simon Fraser University to victory. The Clan lost 60-19 toRead More

Richardson, defence almost lift Clan to upset win over APU

Richardson, defence almost lift Clan to upset win over APU

October 15, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Miles Richardson led the Clan in passing, rushing and receiving and he was helped by an outstanding defensive performance as Simon Fraser nearly toppled the Cougars, losing 28-17. Game Recap: Steve Frost – Associate Director Marketing & Communications (sfrost@sfu.ca) Box Score BURNABY  – Senior Miles Richardson put Simon Fraser UniversityRead More

Liviano Canil

Comeback falls short, Clan loses 23-16 to Humboldt State

October 10, 2018 at 12:00 pmby 0 comments

QB Miles Richardson directed the Clan offence to 434-yards and the team scored on three of its four red zone possessions Game recap: Steve Frost, Associate Director Marketing & Communications (sfrost@sfu.ca) Box Score ARCATA, CA – Senior Miles Richardson returned to his starting spot at quarterback and almost led Simon FraserRead More

Clan falls 63-10 to nationally ranked Central Washington

Clan falls 63-10 to nationally ranked Central Washington

September 23, 2018 at 1:08 pmby 0 comments

QB Justin Seiber started his first game for the Clan and directed the offence to both scores, a 13-yard TD pass to RB Jason Nelson and a 79-yard drive that led to a field goal. BURNABY, BC – Simon Fraser University hung with nationally ranked Central Washington for a halfRead More

SFU game RECAP: Seiber comes off bench to toss 3 4th quarter TD passes

SFU game RECAP: Seiber comes off bench to toss 3 4th quarter TD passes

September 16, 2018 at 11:12 amby 0 comments

Trailing 52-7 in the fourth quarter, Seiber entered the game with eight minutes to play, and promptly directed the Clan to 21 points. Box Score RAPID CITY, SD – Simon Fraser University freshman quarterback Justin Seiber came off the bench to throw three fourth quarter touchdown passes but that wasn’tRead More

SFU (1): 33 game losing streak ended for the Clan

SFU (1): 33 game losing streak ended for the Clan

September 3, 2018 at 10:16 amby 0 comments

Thomas Ford era opens with 54-7 victory, ending 33 game losing streak BOXSCORE  Great win today ! 54-7 over visiting Willamette University. Classy job by everyone involved. On to next week ! #RepTheLeaf pic.twitter.com/O7HnqHe291 — SFU Football (@SFUFootball) September 2, 2018 BURNABY, BC – Simon Fraser University opened the ThomasRead More

SFU: Veteran defensive line set to lead SFU football resurgence

SFU: Veteran defensive line set to lead SFU football resurgence

August 28, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Trio of seniors will be key to reinvigorated defence on Burnaby Mountain 2018 SFU Football Schedule ! Join us for HOME games up on the hill, 33 days until we play Our home opener Sept. 1 ! #NCAAD2 #football pic.twitter.com/BrnkTKkK5X — SFU Football (@SFUFootball) July 31, 2018 BURNABY, BC –Read More

SFU sign 12 more to recruiting class

SFU sign 12 more to recruiting class

April 25, 2018 at 6:16 pmby 1 comment

BURNABY, BC – Simon Fraser University head football coach Thomas Ford continues to recruit the best student-athletes from two countries, welcoming 12 more student-athletes from British Columbia, Washington State, California, Arizona and Alaska, as he re-shapes the Clan football program. Ford signed 19 student-athletes on Signing Day in February, andRead More

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (FORD): “I’m a firm believer in teaching football, not just …”

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (FORD): “I’m a firm believer in teaching football, not just …”

January 25, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

After three seasons without a victory, the Simon Fraser Clan decided they needed a fresh face to lead their program. They hope that face is Thomas Ford, whose hiring was announced last week in a press release put out by the University. To read more of our ‘COACHES SPOTLIGHT’ series, CLICKRead More

SFU begins search for new head coach

SFU begins search for new head coach

November 30, 2017 at 1:31 pmby 0 comments

SFU has chosen not to renew the contract of Football Head Coach Kelly Bates. BURNABY – Simon Fraser University Senior Director of Athletics and Recreation, Theresa Hanson, announced today that the university has chosen not to renew the contract of Football Head Coach Kelly Bates after three winless seasons. “WeRead More

SFU: Gatland GNAC Freshman of Year, Cobb All-Conference 2nd Team

SFU: Gatland GNAC Freshman of Year, Cobb All-Conference 2nd Team

November 16, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

PORTLAND, Ore. – Simon Fraser University offensive lineman Brayden Gatland has been named Great Northwest Athletic Conference Freshman of the Year and wide receiver Gavin Cobb was named to the All-Conference Second Team as a kick returner. In addition, three Simon Fraser players received All-Conference Honourable Mention, senior wide receiverRead More

SFU: Game-winning drive snuffed out in final seconds of 24-21 loss

SFU: Game-winning drive snuffed out in final seconds of 24-21 loss

November 12, 2017 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

SFU marched the ball to the seven yard line with seconds to go and the game on the line, but couldn’t score, losing 24-21 to Western Oregon. MONMOUTH, Ore. – Simon Fraser University marched the ball to the seven yard line with seconds to go and the game on theRead More

SFU Clan: Senior LB Trevor Kemp leads Clan in final home game

SFU Clan: Senior LB Trevor Kemp leads Clan in final home game

November 5, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

BURNABY, BC – Senior Trevor Kemp had a huge game on Seniors Day but Simon Fraser University lost 51-0 to NCAA No. 7 ranked Central Washington on Saturday afternoon in Great Northwest Athletic Conference football action on a cold afternoon on Terry Fox Field. It was the fifth time thisRead More

SFU: DB Ben Minaker named to GNAC All-Academic team

SFU: DB Ben Minaker named to GNAC All-Academic team

November 3, 2017 at 6:01 pmby 0 comments

Ben Minaker carries a 3.27 cumulative grade point average as a Biomedical Physiology major. PORTLAND, Ore. – Simon Fraser University defensive back Ben Minaker has been named to the 2017 Great Northwest Athletic Conference Football All-Academic Team. Minaker carries a 3.27 cumulative grade point average as a Biomedical Physiology majorRead More

SFU’s Dionte Simon starts at RB, scores first TD in loss to Jacks

SFU’s Dionte Simon starts at RB, scores first TD in loss to Jacks

October 29, 2017 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

BURNABY, BC – Freshman running back Dionte Simon caught a seven yard pass for his first touchdown to give Simon Fraser University its only score in a 47-7 loss to nationally ranked Humboldt State University Saturday afternoon in Great Northwest Athletic Conference football action. Simon’s 7-yard pass from quarterback MilesRead More

(credit: Rysen John)

Cobb surpasses CFL greats House, Millington with record 99-yard TD return

October 8, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

BURNABY, BC – Sophomore Gavin Cobb returned a kick-off a record 99-yards for a touchdown and Rysen John caught two touchdown passes, the lone highlights for Simon Fraser University as the Clan lost 82-21 to Western Oregon University on Saturday afternoon in Great Northwest Athletic Conference football action on TerryRead More

Clan falls to Central Washington

Clan falls to Central Washington

October 1, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The SFU Clan football (0-5, 0-3) team fell 62-0 to the Central Washington Wildcats (5-0, 3-0) on Saturday afternoon. Ellensburg, WA – The SFU Clan football (0-5, 0-3) team fell 62-0 to the Central Washington Wildcats (5-0, 3-0) on Saturday afternoon in Washington in Great Northwest Athletic Conference football action.Read More

(credit: Miles Richardson)

Clan overrun second half of Redwood Bowl

September 17, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Gavin Cobb kept the Clan in the game during the first half with two touchdown catches, the second set up by his own 83-yard kick-off return. ARCATA, Calif. – Simon Fraser University hung with Humboldt State in the first half but the Jacks turned on the offence in the secondRead More

QB Richardson looking for another career performance in Saturday’s Home Opener

QB Richardson looking for another career performance in Saturday’s Home Opener

September 8, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

BURNABY, BC — Simon Fraser University came the closest it has since 2015 to a victory at Arizona Christian last week and will take that performance, and an impressive showing by QB Mile Richardson, into Saturday’s Home Opener against Texas A&M Kingsville. Texas A&M University-Kingsville fell to Central Washington UniversityRead More

SFU fourth quarter comeback falls short

SFU fourth quarter comeback falls short

September 3, 2017 at 3:20 pmby 0 comments

PHOENIX – A fourth quarter drive in the final minutes with the game on the line fell short and Simon Fraser University lost 34-28 to NAIA two-time CSFL Champion Arizona Christian Saturday evening at Shadow Mountain High School. Simon Fraser received the ball on its own 20-yard line with 6:22Read More

WHERE ARE THEY NOW: An unconventional path for CFC100 Beck

WHERE ARE THEY NOW: An unconventional path for CFC100 Beck

June 22, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

2014 was the first year that canadafootballchat.com (CFC) put out a top prospects list; the CFC100. With this upcoming year, many of these players are entering their fourth year of their collegial football career. We thought it would be fun to see where these players are at now and getRead More