Post Tagged with: "Laurence Pontbriand"

DYK: Raiders coming to Canada? German QB invited to CFL Intl. combine, and more

DYK: Raiders coming to Canada? German QB invited to CFL Intl. combine, and more

March 18, 2019 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels.  In this edition: Oakland Raiders look to schedule exhibition game in Canada German quarterback competing at CFL’s international combine Former Montreal Blitz player making waves in CFL’s front office Player safetyRead More

Chevrier in action with the Blitz during their IWFL years (Image supplied by Annabelle Chevrier)

Annabelle Chevrier shows sensational display of teamwork on game’s biggest stage

October 21, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Part of a Montreal Blitz whose offensive attack ranked seventh overall during their first season in the Women’s Football Alliance, Annabelle Chevrier was an integral component to such sterling success. With five seasons of experience, Chevrier is also one of the game’s rising stars. Raised in the suburb of St.Read More

Brunet all smiles in the Blitz colours (Image obtained from:

Rose Amelie Brunet revels in occasion to compete for Team Canada

October 15, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Bringing a breadth of athletic achievement, Rose Amelie Brunet is blossoming into an integral component of the future for the Montreal Blitz. With the club having relocated to the Women’s Football Alliance (WFA) in 2017, it introduced the prodigious Brunet to a remarkable spectrum of gridiron talent, which would foreshadowRead More

Credit: Jes Quesada

Blitz legend Laurence Pontbriand provides series of peerless performances for Canada

September 17, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Enjoyable to coach with an ability to excel in pressure type situations, Laurence Pontbriand is the epitome of what a football player should be. With precise footwork and an on-field vision, bringing a strong innate attention to details, Pontbriand possesses an amazing self-confidence that made her an ideal choice toRead More

Rugged determination

Rugged determination

March 9, 2014 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Pontbriand part of new generation for marvelous Blitz As the most successful internationally-based team in the history of the Independent Women’s Football League (IWFL), the Montreal Blitz are poised to retain such status with the impact of Laurence Pontbriand. Also a rugby player with the University of Montreal Carabins program,Read More