Post Tagged with: "Kingston Football"

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StFX, Queen’s, Kingston and football community in mourning

August 3, 2016 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Last Friday, Patrick McMenamin passed away at the age of 75. McMenamin was surrounded by his family at the time of death. He helped the StFX X-Men to an Atlantic Bowl Championship 1963 and was selected as an All-Canadian at the defensive back position in 1965. For over 30 years,Read More

Queen’s “will be great for years to come” says Burlington recruit

Queen’s “will be great for years to come” says Burlington recruit

July 30, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Burlington linebacker joins OUA team’s 2016 class Dominic Ciraco is headed to Kingston to commence his CIS career. The 6’1, 225 pound linebacker from Burlington, Ontario signed with Queen’s Gaels.  Ciraco will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. Ultimately, there were several reasons why he chose the Gaels.Read More

OVFL PLAYOFF PREVIEW: Grenadiers destined for deep run

OVFL PLAYOFF PREVIEW: Grenadiers destined for deep run

July 22, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Through the ups-and-downs of a football season, the Grenadiers sit on the edge of their seats in anticipation for redemption over last summer’s early playoff exit…can they pull through?  

Queen’s has “great reputation” says Toronto recruit (VIDEO)

Queen’s has “great reputation” says Toronto recruit (VIDEO)

July 18, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Toronto defensive back joins OUA team’s 2016 class. Joshua Carter wanted to be part of a tradition of excellence at the CIS level. Consequently, the 5’9, 170 pound defensive back/returner from Toronto, Ontario signed with Queen’s Gaels.  Carter will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. “I chose toRead More

OVFL GAME PREVIEW: Grenadiers eye strong finish to impressive season

OVFL GAME PREVIEW: Grenadiers eye strong finish to impressive season

July 15, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Any worry of some bye-week rust for the Grenadiers was to put to rest as they experienced their second shutout of the season and handed the Cumberland Panthers a 37-0 loss.

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OVFL: Grenadier teams back at home for final game of regular season

July 13, 2016 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Source: Cindie Ashton Kingston, ON – After a month on the road the senior Grenadiers return home with three big wins and a 6-1 record as they host the 1-6 Cornwall Wildcats this Saturday. “A win this weekend will secure home-field advantage for the opening playoff match-up next weekend,” saysRead More

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Queen’s, Kingston & football community in mourning

July 8, 2016 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

This past Tuesday, former player and coach Doug Hargreaves passed away at the age of 84. Hargreaves passed away peacefully at his home in Kingston, Ontario. Football played a significant role in his life. Hargreaves played the sport with the Queen’s Gaels in the 1950’s. Soon after his playing careerRead More

Receiver Ty Bromley makes the move from junior to senior La Salle Black Knights

#CFC50 high school preview (ONT – EAST): La Salle Black Knights

June 20, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Canadafootballchat.com is previewing high school teams from across the nation throughout the summer.  As the previews are announced, you can find them here on CFC. What is #CFC50? #CFC50 is the Twitter hashtag to use if you want to get involved in the discussion or just follow along. IfRead More

OVFL GAME PREVIEW: Grenadiers will re-group, take “one game at a time”

OVFL GAME PREVIEW: Grenadiers will re-group, take “one game at a time”

June 17, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

With under five minutes to play, the Grenadiers found themselves tied to a familiar foe, and with first place in the conference hanging in the balance, they were in a good spot to pull off something special.

Queen’s “top contender” says Orillia recruit (VIDEO)

Queen’s “top contender” says Orillia recruit (VIDEO)

June 12, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Orillia slotback/tight end joins OUA team’s 2016 class There was never a doubt for Jack Hache as to where he wanted to continue both his gridiron and academic careers. The 6’5, 235 pound slotback from Orillia, Ontario signed with Queen’s Gaels.  Hache will join the team for the 2016 OUARead More

OVFL GAME PREVIEW: Stakes are high as Grenadiers seek first place in Wettges Conference

OVFL GAME PREVIEW: Stakes are high as Grenadiers seek first place in Wettges Conference

June 10, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

The Kingston Grenadiers are eyeing to remain perfect (3-0-0) heading into an anticipated Week 4 matchup against the Ottawa Myers Riders. The Myers Riders have been consistently impressive all season, winning their games by an average of 43 points. However, the Grenadiers won’t be fazed. After their first three games, theRead More

Local recruit felt “big inspiration” by Queen’s

Local recruit felt “big inspiration” by Queen’s

June 5, 2016 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Kingston defensive lineman joins OUA team’s 2016 class During his childhood, Jonah Johnston dreamt that one day he would become a part of his hometown CIS team. This past week, that dream became a reality as the 6’1, 235 pound defensive lineman from Kingston, Ontario signed with the Queen’s Gaels.Read More

#CFCOPC recruit signs with Queen’s

#CFCOPC recruit signs with Queen’s

June 3, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Ottawa defensive lineman joins OUA team’s 2016 class. Yann Ky will be staying locally as he moves on to the next phase of his gridiron and academic life. This week, the 6’2, 285 pound defensive lineman from Ottawa, Ontario signed with Queen’s Gaels.  Ky will join the team for theRead More

Guelph made Kingston recruit “feel right at home” (VIDEO)

Guelph made Kingston recruit “feel right at home” (VIDEO)

June 1, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Kingston running back joins OUA team’s 2016 class. By the time Harry Robinson finishes his CIS career in the next four to five years, he hopes to realize all his gridiron and academic dreams. The 5’8, 187 pound running back from Kingston, Ontario committed to the Guelph Gryphons, believing theyRead More

Queen’s “made investment” in Nova Scotia recruit’s career (VIDEO)

Queen’s “made investment” in Nova Scotia recruit’s career (VIDEO)

May 27, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Halifax wide receiver joins OUA team’s 2016 class. Marko Xidos is heading to Kingston, Ontario to begin the next chapter of his gridiron and academic career. Recently, the 6’2, 190 pound wide receiver from Halifax, Nova Scotia signed with Queen’s Gaels. Xidos will join the Gaels for the 2016 OUARead More

Kingston recruit “proud” to be going to Mount Allison

Kingston recruit “proud” to be going to Mount Allison

May 22, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Kingston offensive lineman joins AUS team’s 2016 class Alex Salterio will be extending a family tradition at the CIS level. Recently, the 6’5, 315 pound offensive lineman from Kingston, Ontario committed to Mount Allison Mounties.  Salterio will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “I’m proud to be goingRead More

Queen’s “takes care of their team” says #CFCOPC recruit (VIDEO)

Queen’s “takes care of their team” says #CFCOPC recruit (VIDEO)

May 3, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

St.Catharines defensive lineman joins OUA team’s 2016 class. Blake Zarubiak will be beginning his CIS career in Kingston. The 6’1, 245 pound defensive lineman from St. Catharines, Ontario has signed with Queen’s Gaels.  Zarubiak will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. Overall, there were several factors why theRead More

Ottawa recruit appealed to Queen’s reputation (VIDEO)

Ottawa recruit appealed to Queen’s reputation (VIDEO)

April 23, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Ottawa fullback joins OUA team’s 2016 class Kingston is the next gridiron destination for Jake Hamm, Recently, the 6’0, 225 pound fullback from Ottawa, Ontario signed with Queen’s Gaels.  Hamm will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. Overall,the reputation of both the academic and gridiron programs were theRead More

Queen’s “always first choice” for Aurora recruit (VIDEO)

Queen’s “always first choice” for Aurora recruit (VIDEO)

April 16, 2016 at 6:24 amby 0 comments

Aurora running back joins OUA team’s 2016 class There was never a doubt for Tristan Kuchar of where he wanted to continue the next phase of both his gridiron career. Recently, the 6’1, 200 pound running back from Aurora, Ontario signed with Queen’s Gaels.  Kuchar will join the team forRead More

Toronto recruit picks Queen’s (VIDEO)

Toronto recruit picks Queen’s (VIDEO)

March 28, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Toronto linebacker joins OUA team’s class 2016 Cameron Duffy will be playing at the CIS level in Kingston, Ontario. Recently, the 6’3, 220 pound linebacker from Toronto, Ontario signed with Queen’s Gaels.  Duffy will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. Duffy played for St. Michael’s College Kerry BluesRead More

British Columbia recruit signs with Queen’s (VIDEO)

British Columbia recruit signs with Queen’s (VIDEO)

March 15, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

West Vancouver defensive back joins OUA team’s 2016 class. Queen’s Gaels have announced the addition of Ethan Whiting to their football program. Whiting, the 5’10, 160 pound defensive back from West Vancouver, British Columbia will join the team for the 2016 CWUAA season. The defensive standout has suited up forRead More

Hamilton recruit looks ahead to being part of Queen’s tradition (VIDEO)

Hamilton recruit looks ahead to being part of Queen’s tradition (VIDEO)

March 2, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Hamilton defensive end joins OUA team’s 2016 class. Andy Ngobila will commence his CIS career in Kingston. The 6’4, 250 pound defensive end from Hamilton, Ontario has signed with Queen’s Gaels.  Ngobila will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. For his part, Ngobila was entralled with the presitgeRead More

Local recruit commits to Queen’s

Local recruit commits to Queen’s

February 28, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Richmond receiver joins OUA team’s 2016 class Queen’s Gaels have announced the addition of Jack Rabb to their football program. Rabb, the 6’5, 200 pound receiver from Richmond, Ontario will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. During his career, Rabb has suited up for both the Bell WarriorsRead More