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MTA players have ‘pride playing for the Mounties’

MTA players have ‘pride playing for the Mounties’

April 26, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

MTA add a provincial commit and an out-of-province commit to their team. Defensive backs Alex Robichaud from the University of New Brunswick and Donovin Small from Holland College will be looking to give it their all with the Mount Allison Mounties. Alex Robichaud Playing for the Mounties have been aRead More

MTA coaches ‘welcoming and open’ in communication process

MTA coaches ‘welcoming and open’ in communication process

April 10, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

MTA adds one provincial commit and two out-of-province commits to their team. Linebacker Spencer McLeod from Canmore Collegiate will be looking to follow his education and football goals after signing with the Mount Allison Mounties. Defensive end Dennis Rossler from Holland College and receiver Jonathan Desrochers from l’École Saint AnneRead More

Bishop’s commits ready to make a difference

Bishop’s commits ready to make a difference

March 13, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Bishop’s adds two Québec commits and one international commit to their team. The verdict is clear, defensive backs Karim Ibrahim from Cégep de Saint-Jérôme and Denzel Gendron-Muscadin from Holland College, along with hybrid back Ianis Cherdieu from Cégep de Lévis-Lauzon, like the direction that the Bishop’s Gaiters are heading in.Read More

MTA now home for 8 commits

MTA now home for 8 commits

March 11, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

MTA adds one local commit, two provincial commits and five out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. The Mount Allison Mounties family continues to grow as they are set to welcome eight commits into the fold. Cody Barton (6’2, 190lbs) – a receiver from Riverview High School (Riverview, NB) Mountie Nation!Read More

Lions pride bolsters class, adds 14

Lions pride bolsters class, adds 14

March 10, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Lions add eleven provincial commits and three out-of-province commits to 2019 class. With the recruiting class well underway, the York Lions would like to welcome seven commits to their team. FPC Jason Lefkas (5’10, 205lbs) – a running back from Corpus Christi Catholic Secondary School (Burlington, ON) FPC Tavon HibbertRead More

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Lancers commit ‘a true example of football hard work’

March 18, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Lancers add an AFLer to their team. Wherever receiver Thomas MacKenzie from the Holland College Hurricanes (AFL) goes, he will never be alone, especially when he reaches the Windsor Lancers. Throughout his football career and beyond, MacKenzie, or “Tmac” as teammates and coaches affectionately know him by, has always hadRead More

StFX X-Men culture, prestige attracts three

StFX X-Men culture, prestige attracts three

March 17, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

StFX welcomes one provincial and two out-of-province commits to their 2018 class. Offensive lineman Dylan Provost from Holland College, defensive back Bentley Thomas from G.W. Graham Secondary School and receiver Nick Clarke from Central Kings Rural High School have big dreams both on and off the field, and they areRead More

‘Never give up, never quit,’ says Bishop’s commit

‘Never give up, never quit,’ says Bishop’s commit

January 30, 2018 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Bishop’s adds an international commit to their team. Growing up on a small island off the coast of Florida, Brandon Wilson, a defensive lineman from Holland College, probably never dreamed that one day he would be playing with the Bishop’s Gaiters in the U Sports league. “Apart from the hypeRead More

StFX adds skill and speed to defensive core with two commits

StFX adds skill and speed to defensive core with two commits

January 9, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

St. FX adds an international and provincial commit to their team. Defensive lineman Joshua Feaster from Holland College and defensive back Jordan Forrest from Charles P. Allen High School have taken different paths to reach the same place, the St. Francis Xavier X-Men. Jordan Feaster Jordan Feaster has come aRead More

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MTA now home to Holland Hurricane tackle

February 16, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

MTA brings in an out-of-province commit to their team. Sometimes, getting to the U Sports level isn’t as easy as a “point-A-to-point-B” trip. With victory laps, the CJFL and college, the journey to university ball can be a little more convoluted. But, that doesn’t mean a whole lot, does it?Read More

Carleton expects local recruit to “make an immediate impact” (VIDEO)

Carleton expects local recruit to “make an immediate impact” (VIDEO)

June 8, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Sydenham defensive back joins OUA team’s 2016 class. The Carleton Ravens have announced the addition of Jay Dearborn to their football program. Dearborn, the 6’3, 190 pound defensive back from Sydenham, Ontario will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. This past fall, the defensive standout helped the HollandRead More

Mount Allison “doing great things” says Mississauga recruit

Mount Allison “doing great things” says Mississauga recruit

June 5, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Mississauga defensive lineman joins AUS team’s 2016 class. Alrick Ross will be staying in the Maritimes to continue his gridiron career. The 6’1, 270 pound defensive lineman from Mississauga, Ontario had committed to Mount Allison Mounties.  Ross will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. “The reason I committedRead More

Ottawa recruit wants to “make an impact, contribute and add” to Mount Allison

Ottawa recruit wants to “make an impact, contribute and add” to Mount Allison

April 24, 2016 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Ottawa defensive back joins AUS team’s 2016 class. Cam Laing-Richardson will be making new, but lasting memories on and off the field in New Brunswick in the coming years. The 5’10, 190 pound defensive back from Ottawa, Ontario committed to Mount Allison Mounties.  Laing-Richardson will join the team for theRead More

Eight recruits sign with Acadia (VIDEO)

Eight recruits sign with Acadia (VIDEO)

April 18, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

The Acadia Axemen have announced the addition of eight recruits to their football program. Ontario, Alberta, the United States and the Bahmas are represented in this latest wave of recruits.  All eight recruit will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “We are very excited about this group ofRead More

Gee-Gees “best decision” for local recruit (VIDEO)

Gee-Gees “best decision” for local recruit (VIDEO)

April 5, 2016 at 6:26 amby 0 comments

Ottawa nose/defensive tackle joins OUA team’s 2016 class Reflecting back on his year, if there is one thing Nick Parish got right, it was where to continue his gridiron journey. The 6’0, 296 pound nose/defensive tackle signed with hometown CIS team, Ottawa Gee-Gees.  Parish will join the team for theRead More

Holland College Hurricanes announce Young as new head coach

Holland College Hurricanes announce Young as new head coach

February 20, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Friday, February 19, 2016. Charlottetown – The Holland Hurricanes, four-time winners of the Atlantic Football League’s Moosehead Cup, will be led by a new head coach this year, football veteran Ross Young. Young is no stranger to the football community in Prince Edward Island. At Mount Allison University, he ledRead More

AFL: Hurricanes aim for third consecutive title

AFL: Hurricanes aim for third consecutive title

November 7, 2015 at 6:06 amby 0 comments

One question remains in the Atlantic Football League season: can the Holland College Hurricanes three-peat? As the Hurricanes make final preparations for the championship game, only one team stands in their way, the Dalhousie Tigers. “Our guys should be confident heading into this game. They know they match up wellRead More

AFL CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEW: Hurricanes, Tigers prepare for heavyweight battle in Charlottetown

AFL CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEW: Hurricanes, Tigers prepare for heavyweight battle in Charlottetown

November 6, 2015 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Tomorrow afternoon in Charlottetown, two football programs that have made impressive strides during the 2015 season will vie for the Atlantic Football League’s (AFL) Moosehead Cup. Defending champions Holland College Hurricanes under the guidance of rookie Head Coach Kyle Quinlan will square off against second year Head Coach Alan WetmoreRead More

AFL: Hurricanes prepare for semi-final battle against Seawolves

AFL: Hurricanes prepare for semi-final battle against Seawolves

October 31, 2015 at 6:04 amby 0 comments

It’s simple. Win or go home. That’s the scenario the Holland College Hurricanes Football Club faces heading into semi-final action this weekend against the University of New Brunswick Saint John Seawolves. After competing head-to-head for the Moosehead Cup in the previous two seasons, only one will be playing in theRead More

AFL: Charlottetown, Home sweet home: Hurricanes look to fend off Tigers; stay undefeated

AFL: Charlottetown, Home sweet home: Hurricanes look to fend off Tigers; stay undefeated

October 24, 2015 at 6:04 amby 0 comments

Charlottetown – Despite clinching home field advantage throughout the playoffs, the Holland College Hurricanes Football Club have plenty of unfinished business ahead of them. In the final showdown of the regular season, the Dalhousie Tigers (3-2) come into Charlottetown reeling off three consecutive wins and will face a Hurricanes squadRead More

AFL: Third quarter magic helps Hurricanes clinch homefield advantage throughout playoffs

AFL: Third quarter magic helps Hurricanes clinch homefield advantage throughout playoffs

October 19, 2015 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Charlottetown, PE – Digging deep into their playbook, the Holland College Hurricanes Football Club used a bit of trickery Saturday night to kickstart an offence that scored 33 points in the third quarter of a 38-6 defeat of the University of New Brunswick Saint John Seawolves. It all started in theRead More

AFL: Resilient Hurriances set eyes on first place finish

AFL: Resilient Hurriances set eyes on first place finish

October 17, 2015 at 6:08 amby 0 comments

With the season winding down, the Holland College Hurricanes Football Club will look to clinch a first place finish in a road contest against the University of New Brunswick Saint John Seawolves this Saturday at 7 p.m. at Canada Games Stadium. This is the second time the teams have metRead More

AFL: Familiar foes prepare for rematch in Fredericton

AFL: Familiar foes prepare for rematch in Fredericton

October 9, 2015 at 6:04 amby 0 comments

Down, but certainly not out, the University of New Brunswick Red Bombers will look to grab a share of the league lead when they host the Holland College Hurricanes Football Club this weekend. The Red Bombers’ (2-1) lone defeat came at the hands of the Hurricanes (3-0), who erupted forRead More