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Ravens add 4 to d-core, 2 to offence

Ravens add 4 to d-core, 2 to offence

March 24, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Ravens add one Ontario commit and six out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. The Carleton Ravens are flying high after adding seven commits, including four defensive backs, to their team. FPC Shamond Carlisle (6’1, 225lbs) – a running back from the Royal Imperial College of Canada (Pierrefonds, QC) COMMITTED |Read More

Gryphons add 3 CFC ranked commits

Gryphons add 3 CFC ranked commits

March 18, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Gryphons add one out-of-province commit and two Ontario commits to their 2019 class. CFC60 Josh Campbell, a defensive lineman from John Abbott College, is set to embrace the University of Guelph Grypons’ family. CFC100s athlete Kristian Stewart from St. Thomas More Catholic Secondary School and linebacker Scott Murray from FootballRead More

Carabins commits want to max potential

Carabins commits want to max potential

March 21, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Montréal welcomes three local commits to their 2018 class. For receiver Patrice Charles from Vincent Massey Collegiate and defensive back Tysen Copeland and defensive lineman Gabriel Beauchamp from John Abbott College, a commitment to the University of Montréal Carabins is a commitment to bettering themselves as both young men andRead More

McGill taps local recruiting pool

McGill taps local recruiting pool

February 19, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

McGill adds two local commits to their Class of 2018. Defensive linemen Dante Rienzo from Upper Canada College and PJ Schembre from John Abbott College will be calling the city of Montréal home for the next four to five years after signing with McGill. Dante Rienzo While there are manyRead More

Gabriel Beauchamp (DL)

Gabriel Beauchamp (DL)

December 23, 2017 at 8:16 amby 0 comments

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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

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CFC60 Weekes has the Bol d’Or on his mind

July 9, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

If you are at all familiar with the beast that is football in Quebec, it’s not easy to get recognized as a top player in the province. Canadafootball.chat (CFC) came out with our first ever post-graduate/junior college list earlier in the spring – the #CFC60 top prospect list. Athlete, MalcolmRead More

Jackson Bennett (05) of the Ottawa Gee Gees. USports football action Panda Game between the Carleton Ravens and the uOttawa Gee Gees at TD Place Stadium, in Ottawa, ON, Canada, (Photographed by Marc Bourget/www.marcbourget.ca)

uOttawa commits set to show up doubters in 2017

March 29, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Gee-Gees bring in one out-of-province and one Ontario commit to their Class of 2017. When haters get you down, you get right back up and show them they’re wrong, just like Jermaine Wright, a linebacker from John Abbott College, who is set to prove himself with the University of OttawaRead More

McGill stocks up on Montréal commits

McGill stocks up on Montréal commits

March 15, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The Redmen welcome two local commits to their Class of 2017. Joshua Archibald, a defensive end from Upper Canada College and Jean Lewis Exume, a linebacker from John Abbott College found that the McGill Redmen fulfilled their needs as a student athlete. Joshua Archibald McGill University had a lot goingRead More

Jaylan Grandison gets ready to run down the field. Courtesy of Jaylan Grandison.

#CFC100 REC set to join the Concordia Stingers

November 18, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Concordia add a highly-touted wide receiver to their team. It has been two years since he has seen Québec, but now Jaylan Grandison, a wide receiver from Asa College, will be returning to la belle province after committing to the Concordia Stingers. The 6’4, 205lbs football player grew up inRead More

DB Eaves pursuing lifelong dream (VIDEO)

DB Eaves pursuing lifelong dream (VIDEO)

May 29, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Islanders standout still anticipating CIS recruitment John Abbott Islanders cornerback Tanner Eaves has always dreamed big when it comes to his gridiron career.

CEGEP recruit “can’t wait to get started” with Gee-Gees (VIDEO)

CEGEP recruit “can’t wait to get started” with Gee-Gees (VIDEO)

April 13, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Montreal defensive end joins OUA team’s 2016 class Brandyn Pietrantonio is set to begin his CIS career in the Nation’s Capital. The 6’2, 240 pound defensive end from Montreal, Quebec has signed with the Ottawa Gee-Gees.  Pietrantonio will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. Ultimately, the defensive standoutRead More

Opportunities arise for CEGEP recruit in Calgary (VIDEO)

Opportunities arise for CEGEP recruit in Calgary (VIDEO)

September 23, 2015 at 6:27 amby 0 comments

CEGEP quarterback joins CWUAA team’s 2016 class. Once Adam Sinagra finishes his CEGEP career this fall, he will begin preparing for the next phase of his gridiron career out in the Prairies. Over the weekend, the 6’1, 185 pound quarterback from Chateauguay, Quebec committed to the Calgary Dinos.  Sinagra willRead More

QB Sinagra’s recruitment focus on academics

QB Sinagra’s recruitment focus on academics

April 5, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

  CFC INSIDER Islanders standout determined to find schools that will help achieive academic & career goals. John Abbott College Islanders quarterback Adam Sinagra experienced a very special winning moment this past fall.  

Transfer wants to lead SMU’s reversal of fortunes

Transfer wants to lead SMU’s reversal of fortunes

January 19, 2015 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

AUS team adds Bishop’s tansfer The Saint Mary’s Huskies have announced that Michael Carter has joined the football program. Carter, the 6’1, 225 pound linebacker from Toronto, Ontario is a CIS transfer as he recently suited up for RSEQ team, Bishop’s Gaiters. In addition to the Gaiters, he has previouslyRead More

Stingers announce signing of CEGEP quarterback

Stingers announce signing of CEGEP quarterback

January 16, 2015 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Concordia Stingers Head Coach Mickey Donovan is pleased to announce quarterback Quaid Johnson has committed to the Concordia Stingers football program. Johnson, a native of St. Lazare, Que., comes out of the John Abbott Islanders program where the versatile and accomplished athlete played quarterback and safety. “For me it cameRead More

Redmen land 2015 CFC 100 recruit

Redmen land 2015 CFC 100 recruit

September 13, 2014 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

CFC 100 offensive lineman joins RSEQ team’s 2015 class A CFC 100 recruit has been swept up by the Red Resurgence. Yesterday, the McGill Redmen announced the commitment of CFC 100 Jordan Hurley.  The 6’5, 290 pound offensive lineman from St-Eustache, Quebec is not only the first recruit that hasRead More

Dream realized

Dream realized

May 4, 2014 at 5:20 amby 0 comments

CEGEP defensive back signs with RSEQ team. For Mike Zenobi, making a decision on his CIS future was an easy one. The 5’10, 175 pound defensive back (halfback) from Beaconsfield, Quebec has signed with the Concordia Stingers.  He will join the team for the 2014 RSEQ season. By virtue ofRead More

Montreal suited fit

Montreal suited fit

March 6, 2014 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

CEGEP tackle decides on RSEQ team, two other CIS schools were in running. It was a very tough decision for Jordan Grant. The 5’10, 291 pound nose/defensive tackle from Prospect, Nova Scotia was down to his final three choices for where he was going to begin his CIS career. InRead More

Fortifying the offense (VIDEO)

Fortifying the offense (VIDEO)

February 13, 2014 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

CEGEP & Ontario standouts newest recruits to join AUS team’s 2014 class. Two offensive standouts have opted to begin their CIS careers in the AUS Conference. Daniel Casavant and Jaegar Prot are the newest additions to the Saint Mary’s Huskies. Both recruits will join the team for the 2014 AUSRead More

Reversal of fortunes?

Reversal of fortunes?

February 3, 2014 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Two CEGEP standouts recently join RSEQ team’s 2014 class. Two CEGEP standouts have recently committed to the playing in the RSEQ for the 2014 season. Both Andrew Fuentes and Ramez Popal-Hamidi signed with the Concordia Stingers. ANDREW FUENTES: The 5’6, 170 pound halfback from Valleyfield, Quebec was influenced by theRead More

Championship visions (VIDEO)

Championship visions (VIDEO)

January 8, 2014 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

CEGEP receiver newest recruit to join RSEQ team’s 2014 class. When Giordano Marinello finally made his commitment decision, one statement said it all. “Montreal is built to win a championship soon,” commented Marinello. The 5’9, 184 pound wide receiver and punt/kick return specialist from Terbonne, Quebec is the newest MontrealRead More

Great fit

Great fit

December 27, 2013 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

CEGEP receiver joins RSEQ team’s 2014 class. In order to pursue his future academic goals, a CEGEP defensive back has made his decision on where he will land next. Recently, Eric Paquette committed to the Concordia Stingers for the 2014 RSEQ season.  Moreover, the 5’7, 145 pound defensive back fromRead More