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CFC100 WR Ulm gets the most out of himself and his teammates

CFC100 WR Ulm gets the most out of himself and his teammates

November 15, 2018 at 5:58 amby 0 comments

Nolan Ulm is not only a great football player, but also a great leader. The Kelowna, BC native and star for the Kelowna Owls of the B.C. High School Football Association (BCHSFA) was named to the CFC100 Class of 2020 3rd edition back in August.

Nolan Ulm

Nolan Ulm

August 1, 2018 at 2:38 pmby 0 comments

 First Name Nolan Last Name Ulm Primary Position Wide Receiver Current Team Name KSS Owls Class (Graduating Year) 2020  

Tomas Kuhn

Tomas Kuhn

June 25, 2018 at 7:04 pmby 0 comments

 Current Team Name Kelowna Senior Secondary Owls Varsity Primary Position Offensive Guard

UBC commit makes long-time goal reality

UBC commit makes long-time goal reality

June 24, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Long before defensive lineman Elias Rodriguez Sanchez from the Okanagan Sun (CJFL) called Canada home, he has been aiming for a shot at playing with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Originally from Monterrey, Nuevo León, México, Sanchez and his family eventually settled down in Kelowna, BC. He was nowRead More

FPC Profile: Football is family for Isaac Athans

FPC Profile: Football is family for Isaac Athans

April 6, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

The Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC) is a series of elite showcase games that feature the best tackle football players from across Canada aged 12-19 years. Tournaments are played in Central Canada (ON) and the West Coast (BC). For more information CLICK HERE CLICK HERE FOR #FPC FACEBOOK PAGE –Read More

FPC Profile: Duvernay-Tardif role model for OL Kuhn

FPC Profile: Duvernay-Tardif role model for OL Kuhn

January 25, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

The Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC) is a series of elite showcase games that feature the best tackle football players from across Canada aged 12-19 years. Tournaments are played in Central Canada (ON) and the West Coast (BC). For more information CLICK HERE CLICK HERE FOR #FPC FACEBOOK PAGE –Read More

Parker Begg with Heach Coach, Chris Cartwright (Photo by Lorne White/KelownaNow.com)

Kelowna Owls are T.O.U.G.H. at heart, bring a young man’s dream to life

November 5, 2017 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

In a world where ‘win at all’ costs seems to be the mantra of many, if not most, sports, you are hard pressed to find inspirational stories where sport becomes a vehicle for a much deeper and impactful meaning to all those who participate and create opportunities within it. That’sRead More

Courtesy of Mitchell Morgan.

Pair of CFC100 defensive lineman join Manitoba Bisons herd

October 4, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds a local recruit and an out-of-province recruit to their Class of 2018. When the 2018 season commences, the Manitoba Bisons will be welcoming two top-tier players into their locker room in CFC100 Mitchell Morgan, a defensive end from Kelowna Secondary School, and CFC100 Tyson Spence, a defensive linemanRead More

2017 High School Team Previews (BC): Kelowna Owls are building a team around “ownership”

2017 High School Team Previews (BC): Kelowna Owls are building a team around “ownership”

July 15, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the start of the high school season, we will be posting high school team previews from June to September as part of our comprehensive season coverage. Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) has tapped into our network of coaches to produce high school team previews for the 2017 season. The #CFCteampreviews highlightRead More

Kyle Zakala makes a leaping catch on a Marcus Athans pass in the fourth quarter against Lord Tweedsmuir (Photo Credit: Lorne White/KelownaNow )

“Fun talking to coaches all over the country,” says CFC100 Zakala

June 14, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

It’s not every day when we ask a player what his life aspirations are does he respond that he wants to receive the Walter Payton award for his contributions on and off the field. For tight end, CFC100 Kyle Zakala, this would be a dream come true. “My most influentialRead More

CFC100 DE Morgan’s first year of football

CFC100 DE Morgan’s first year of football

May 22, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Mitchell Morgan made his way onto our CFC100 top prospects list in his first season of playing football with the Kelowna Secondary Schools Owls. Mitchell earned his spot this year by registering 30 tackles and 3 sacks in 7 games, he mentioned, “I would say thank you and that hopefullyRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): “Phenomenal” is how ATH Tonogai explains his football experience

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): “Phenomenal” is how ATH Tonogai explains his football experience

April 29, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Being undersized has made receiver/defensive back, Nathan Tonogai, a fierce competitor. Because of this he says his football role model is Wes Welker “because he is and under sized receiver and his work ethic is outstanding”. Playing for seven years now on the gridiron, Tonogai has had a “phenomenal” footballRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): Lineman Batt overcomes challenges

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): Lineman Batt overcomes challenges

April 7, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

We all face challenges in our life. Lineman Nicholas Batt has used football to over come some of these challenges. “Football for me was a story about over coming challenges both on and off the football field, whether that was over coming learning disabilities to become a better student inRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): ATH Spencer, “football is in my blood”

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): ATH Spencer, “football is in my blood”

March 10, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Following in the footsteps of his father, Kelowna Owl, Lucus Spencer says that “football is in his blood.” “My dad played CJFL for the Okanagan Sun  as well as  my Uncle.  He attended Concordia University and played for the Concordia Stingers before being drafted to the CFL.  I live, eatRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): Size, speed, and skill set have served DE Morgan well

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): Size, speed, and skill set have served DE Morgan well

March 9, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

For this future CFC100 defensive end, Mitchell Morgan is eager to gain more experience from the coaches and compare his skills with the other players participating in the CFCFPC. To date, he says his football experience has been “excellent”. “I have enjoyed playing in a variety of positions. My size,Read More

Courtesy of Newton Benson.

CFC100 taking path back to Manitoba, joins Bisons

March 5, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Manitoba brings in an out-of-province commit to their Class of 2017. It was a career that could have been over in the first minute of his very first practice. But, CFC100 Newton Benson, a defensive tackle from Kelowna Secondary School, stuck around and his determination was rewarded with a commitmentRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): Kelowna Owl, Zakala, using football for so much more

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): Kelowna Owl, Zakala, using football for so much more

February 25, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Football has been known to produce many incredible athletes, but it has also produced many great men. Tight end, Kyle Zakala from the Kelowna Owls has big goals to one day be one of these great men. He was inspired by the biography of Walter Payton, “Sweetness”, and says thatRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): CFC100 Benson says “football experience has been a testament of working hard pays off”

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): CFC100 Benson says “football experience has been a testament of working hard pays off”

February 18, 2017 at 5:10 amby 0 comments

(updated April 3, 2017) Defensive tackle, Newton Benson, has come a long way in the four years that he has been playing football. He already has been named Top Lineman of the Year, Most Improved Player, Rookie of the Year, and is a two time provincial All-Star. He was alsoRead More

#CFC100 DT Benson confident as could be

#CFC100 DT Benson confident as could be

November 5, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER At 6’5, 310 pounds, #CFC100 Newton Ebuka Benson is a difficult prospect to miss. Benson easily towers over his rivals; consistently makes arm tackles in the backfield, and moves with such ease for his size that it may lead one to conclude that football has always been aRead More

#CFC100 Benson’s quest to step up as a leader (VIDEO)

#CFC100 Benson’s quest to step up as a leader (VIDEO)

June 21, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Multiple schools on the radar for Owls standout. #CFC100 and Kelowna Owls defensive lineman Newton Benson’s love for the sport has allowed him to take his game to new levels.                    

UBC “gives best opportunity to win” says local recruit (VIDEO)

UBC “gives best opportunity to win” says local recruit (VIDEO)

May 29, 2016 at 6:23 amby 0 comments

Kelowna linebacker joins CWUAA team’s 2016 class. Zack Vint has chosen to go to a contender. Recently, the 5’11 3/4, 215 pound linebacker from Kelowna signed with Vanier Cup Champions, University of British Columbia (UBC) Thunderbirds.  Vint will join the team for the 2016 CWUAA season. “The main reason whyRead More

Golden Bears land third #CFC100 ranked recruit (VIDEO)

Golden Bears land third #CFC100 ranked recruit (VIDEO)

February 11, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

British Columbia linebacker joins CWUAA team’s 2016 class #CFC100 Zac Callaghan is leaving the West Coast for the Prairies. Recently, the 5’11 195 pound linebacker from Peachland, British Columbia signed with the University of Alberta Golden Bears. Callaghan will join the team for the 2016 CWUAA season. Overall, the GoldenRead More

CFC National Playoff Previews & Predictions (BC): “We are the underdogs…we have nothing to lose”

CFC National Playoff Previews & Predictions (BC): “We are the underdogs…we have nothing to lose”

November 19, 2015 at 6:35 amby 0 comments

Today, CanadaFootballChat.com (CFC) continues its exclusive coverage of “National Playoff Countdowns & Predictions”.  Some of these teams are currently ranked in the #CFC50 and #CFC10 high school polls this season. In this installment, both CFC#27 Mount Douglas Rams Head Coach Mark Townsend and CFC#42 Kelowna Owls Head Coach Benjamin Macauley give their thoughts andRead More