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Ryan Sheahan heads to Guelph as next head coach

Ryan Sheahan heads to Guelph as next head coach

January 10, 2019 at 8:00 amby 0 comments

GUELPH, Ont. – Following an extensive national search, the University of Guelph’s Department of Athletics has named Ryan Sheahan Head Coach of the Guelph Gryphons football program. Sheahan, a 38-year-old native of Montreal, joins the Gryphons after having spent the previous four seasons at the University of Calgary where he servedRead More

OL Adams wants to leave a mark on next program

OL Adams wants to leave a mark on next program

October 30, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

 Matt Adams and his buddies played football together when they were younger, and this led to him joining his first team. “So I tried it out and instantly fell in love with the game and the team aspect of the sport,” he said.

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CFC100 QB Ethan Martin decommits from Guelph, chases NCAA dream

May 4, 2018 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

It started as a rumour…CFC100 quarterback Ethan Martin was decommiting from the Guelph Gryphons and returning to play with CFC50 South Lions for his last and final year of high school ball. It is no rumour, Martin will be finishing his last year of high school football with the SouthRead More

Guelph names interim head coach after MacNeill leaves

Guelph names interim head coach after MacNeill leaves

April 13, 2018 at 8:02 amby 0 comments

GUELPH, ON – Kevin MacNeill is leaving the University of Guelph as head coach of the football program to explore other opportunities.  Coach MacNeill has been with the football program since 2010, starting first as a defensive coordinator.  He assumed the head coach position in 2017 after serving as interim head coachRead More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (OUA): Guelph invades London

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (OUA): Guelph invades London

February 28, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

  The Guelph Gryphons haven’t been able to recapture the Yates Cup since 2015, but they’re hoping some reinforcements from CFC50 London South will help carry them back to provincial glory and beyond. They currently have five CFC100 signed up for next season, and with them all being complimentary offensive piecesRead More

Passion, talent runs in family for CFC100 LB Onyeka

Passion, talent runs in family for CFC100 LB Onyeka

January 16, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Ife Onyeka’s passion for football started because he wasn’t interested in the other sports that he was involved in at the time. Ife explained, “As a kid I was always a natural athlete. I played soccer and basketball, but after a while it got boring. So I decided to giveRead More

David Stewart (DB/REC)

David Stewart (DB/REC)

December 23, 2017 at 8:10 amby 0 comments

 Team Name Gryphons Position Defensive Back / Wide Receiver

Quebec lineman adds talents to Guelph Gryphons

Quebec lineman adds talents to Guelph Gryphons

December 7, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Guelph adds an out-of-province commit to their Class of 2018. Liam Lapointe, an offensive lineman from John Abbott College, will be getting a taste of Ontario football after signing with the University of Guelph Gryphons. An integral part of any student-athlete’s life is being able to commit to their academicRead More

Football North Clarkson's receiver Nick Mardner (#1) lines up on the line of scrimmage vs. the Wayne Warriors on Sept. 8, 2017. By Lisa Presley-Sedore

DID YOU KNOW: This is our game, flag champs crowned, paying tribute, clubhouse catastrophe

November 26, 2017 at 6:30 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 Recapping the previous six Grey Cups in Ottawa Saskatchewan wins CFL-NFL flag title Stallions, Gryphons remember beloved Jeff Hale North SurreyRead More

Guelph Gryphons coaches are ‘genuine people,’ says commit

Guelph Gryphons coaches are ‘genuine people,’ says commit

November 8, 2017 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Guelph brings in a GTA commit to their Class of 2018. Robert Proner, a defensive end from Holy Trinity Catholic High School, signed with the University of Guelph Gryphons in style, signing in his school’s atrium with his team surrounding him. What better way is there to make it official?Read More

DID YOU KNOW: Setting record straight, grieving Mom breaks silence, touchdown Atlantic, Nissan aids Nelson, cancer takes former Gryphon

DID YOU KNOW: Setting record straight, grieving Mom breaks silence, touchdown Atlantic, Nissan aids Nelson, cancer takes former Gryphon

October 29, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly installment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition Huron Heights here to stay Grieving mother breaks her silence An awesome moment in NB high school game Nelson Lords get aRead More

Gryphon Gryphons 2017 Season Preview

Gryphon Gryphons 2017 Season Preview

August 24, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

GUELPH, ON – With success comes expectation. The Guelph Gryphons football team has been to the post-season for five consecutive years, including a dream run to the fourth Yates Cup victory in school history. So, the 2017 squad is hungry to keep that playoff streak alive and Coach Kevin MacNeillRead More

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U Sport pre-season action [RECAP]: RSEQ top 2 dominate, AUS holds it’s own with the Gryphons, Gaels down Redmen

August 21, 2017 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Antigonish, NS – In what was a unique format for U SPORTS football competition, the StFX X-Men, Mount Allison Mounties and Guelph Gryphons took to the field at StFX Oland Stadium Saturday afternoon in the ‘Summer Showdown’, featuring six mini exhibition games. Each squad played four mini games, or 15-minutesRead More

U Sports Rankings 2017 (5-8): We enter the top eight with last November’s bridesmaids looking to be the feature attraction in 2017

U Sports Rankings 2017 (5-8): We enter the top eight with last November’s bridesmaids looking to be the feature attraction in 2017

August 17, 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

WHERE ARE THEY NOW: CFC100 Korol, “go with your gut feeling and you will not regret it”

WHERE ARE THEY NOW: CFC100 Korol, “go with your gut feeling and you will not regret it”

July 14, 2017 at 6:00 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 collegiate football career. We thought it would be fun to see where these players are at now and getRead More

WHERE ARE THEY NOW: “Quite the rollercoaster ride” says CFC100 Arran Macrae

WHERE ARE THEY NOW: “Quite the rollercoaster ride” says CFC100 Arran Macrae

June 20, 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

CFC60 commit excited to rejoin former coach at Guelph

CFC60 commit excited to rejoin former coach at Guelph

June 8, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Guelph adds a top Canadian recruit playing in New Mexico to their team. CFC60 Alain Cimankinda, a defensive end from the New Mexico Military Institute, is back in the Great White North for two reasons, to pursue law school, and to play football for the Guelph Gryphons. “I felt like GuelphRead More

FS/SB Funk’s versatility will serve him well at Guelph

FS/SB Funk’s versatility will serve him well at Guelph

June 7, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

?Happy and excited to announce I have verbally committed to the University of Guelph! Thank you to everyone who helped me get to this point? pic.twitter.com/KDDRDRY4GG — Kyle Funk (@15Kylefunk) December 15, 2016 Versatility is a valuable trait to possess, especially in sports, and Kyle Funk is a perfect example,Read More

Gryphons announce 2017 recruiting class

Gryphons announce 2017 recruiting class

May 29, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

GUELPH, ON – On Saturday, May 27 the Gryphon football program officially introduced their 2017 recruiting class during the team’s annual “Meet the Team” luncheon at Cutten Fields. A total of 54 individuals are set to join the Gryphons for training camp in August, making it one of the largest recruitingRead More

Guelph Gryphons bulk up on Ontario commits

Guelph Gryphons bulk up on Ontario commits

May 14, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Guelph adds five commits to their Class of 2017. A successful football team relies on all the cogs and gears working together and Ahmad Imtiaz, a linebacker from Northern Secondary School, feels he will fit in nicely with the University of Guelph Gryphons. Linebackers Sam Bergeron from St. Thomas AquinasRead More

Sardo and Forsyth join the Gryphon coaching staff

Sardo and Forsyth join the Gryphon coaching staff

April 24, 2017 at 9:15 pmby 0 comments

The Guelph Gryphons have added a pair of former defensive coordinators to their coaching staff. Joe Sardo is to work with the linebackers while Mark Forsyth is to concentrate on the defensive backs. Both were with the McMaster Marauders last season. “We just looked to get the best coaches andRead More