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DL Chamberlain-Brass chases perfection

DL Chamberlain-Brass chases perfection

May 21, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

The first football memory that Carson Chamberlain-Brass remembers is the time that he met Coach Dean Lytle. TO CONTINUE READING THIS ARTICLE SUBSCRIBE TODAY! This article is for CFC Insiders only

LB Shulman loves being a hybrid

LB Shulman loves being a hybrid

January 28, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Toni Shulman joined his first football team because he was always a big kid and he just loved being able to hit someone. “I always watched football, but never played until I tried it out for the first time in community, and I fell in love with the sport,” heRead More

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DB Spewak enjoys being the hammer

January 27, 2019 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Madison Spewak’s Dad sparked Madison’s interest in football by taking him to Winnipeg Blue Bomber football games. “Football means everything to me it is something that’s a part of my everyday life,” he replied.

Movie influences CB Plischke

Movie influences CB Plischke

January 20, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

In 2018 Andrew Shaun Plischke was targeted 24 times with a total of 6 catches allowed. He earned 6 pass deflections, 16 tackles and 1 fumble recovery during the season as well.

DL Mackie-McLeod becomes a role model

DL Mackie-McLeod becomes a role model

January 9, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Kaleb Tayvish Mackie-McLeod finished his 2018 season as a defensive MVP with 27 tackles, 3 sacks, and 8 fumble recoveries. “I first started wanting to play football after always watching NFL Sunday at my Grandparents,” he said. “My Papa played football when he was teenager and my dad played RugbyRead More

Quick feet benefit DE Griffiths

Quick feet benefit DE Griffiths

November 26, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Rylan Griffiths really got into football because of his friends, he recalled, “They pulled me in and I fell in love everything about it I liked.” Football means a lot to Rylan because of how many people he’s met, the friendships he’s made, and how football has taught him aboutRead More

Family member inspired DB Boudreau

Family member inspired DB Boudreau

November 20, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Jayden Boudreau’s older cousin kick started Jayden’s love for football. The young defensive back has watched, and wanted to be like his older cousin. “Football to me is everything,” he said. “Without this game I don’t know how my life would be.”

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K/DB DeRosa to become vocal leader

November 6, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Vincenzo DeRosa started playing football when he was eight years old. Vincenzo got into football because his father was huge into the sport. “Football means more to me than words can describe it is my everything,” he said. “I wake up excited to go to practice or workout to improveRead More

Music pumps up WR Bannon

Music pumps up WR Bannon

October 1, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

It was easy for Kaiden Bannon to fall in love with football because his Dad worked for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers while he was growing up.  He mentioned, “I still remember me begging to try to go to every home game possible.”  “Football means everything to me,” he replied. “IRead More

OL Watt anticipates his opponents and strikes while it’s hot

OL Watt anticipates his opponents and strikes while it’s hot

September 29, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Kyle Watt started to like football because he would watch his older brother play and that made him want to join a team himself. “Football means to me that I’m able to have a good future and stay away from harm,” he said.

RB Dobson’s transition from JV

RB Dobson’s transition from JV

August 19, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Donovan Dobson saw football on TV and he fell in love with it. Playing football means a lot to the young running back because he enjoys football a lot, Donovan added, “Playing at a collage level would be amazing.”

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WR Danell “Playing receiver is so exhilarating, it’s where the playmakers shine”

August 10, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Ethan Danell’s love for football started at a young age. “The game is so important to me, I want to go pro and live and breathe only to play this sport,” he said. The most memorable experience in Ethan’s football career was in his junior season in high school. EthanRead More

QB Lugumire to miss final JV year, jumps to ‘AAA’ early

QB Lugumire to miss final JV year, jumps to ‘AAA’ early

July 15, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Football is a getaway for Richard Lugumire. “Football is a getaway for me…keeps me out of trouble and it’s just something I love doing,” he said. “Playing college and eventually NFL is something I want to accomplish but I do know that it takes a lot of hard work andRead More

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Defensive touchdown a big moment for LB Caligiuri

June 30, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Raffaele Caligiuri made a name for himself in 2017 while putting up 13.5 tackles, 2 sacks, 1 fumble recovery and 1 defensive touchdown as a linebacker for the Dakota Lancers.

RB Warde has the right mindset

RB Warde has the right mindset

May 31, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

 Drey Warde’s most memorable football experience was last season in a game against Oak Park. Drey and the rest of the Lancers felt strong as a team, but were still a little unsteady due to the fact their team had struggled in the ‘AAA’ Potter division for a fewRead More

QB Barber to come back after serious injury

QB Barber to come back after serious injury

May 24, 2018 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Wyatt Barber joined his first football team because all of his friends were playing and they invited him to join. The young quarterback from Grant Park high school has loved football ever since the first day he stepped onto the field, Wyatt added, “Football means the world to me, IRead More

OL Vaccaro uses his size to advantage

OL Vaccaro uses his size to advantage

May 2, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Matteo Vaccaro’s Dad was the first one that got him into football. The young offensive lineman also liked the sport before he started playing it. Matteo added, “I liked the physicality of the game.”

Football a family affair for WR Schnerch

Football a family affair for WR Schnerch

April 27, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Ethan Schnerch got his first taste of football going to Winnipeg Blue Bomber games with his Grandpa and it made him fall in love with the sport. “Football means the world to me,” he said.

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ATH Charles Gillen; “I love every aspect of this game….”

March 15, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

  Football is Charles Gillen’s everything. “I love every aspect of this game and I can’t go a day without thinking about football,” proclaimed Gillen. St. Norbert’s All-Star is in a mental health group that does presentations and workshops to promote positive mental health and eliminate the stigma surrounding it.Read More

“Speed and football IQ” give Chizda an edge

“Speed and football IQ” give Chizda an edge

February 24, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Jordan Chizda enjoys playing defensive back because he thinks it is the most exciting position on the field. “Defensive backs are the people who come up with big plays in the crunch time,” mentioned Chizda. “We are also very close to the fans which helps motivate me while I play.”

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Football gives St. Paul’s DT Kyryluk a purpose

January 24, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Jayden Kyryluk finished his senior year as a champion. The 6’2 defensive tackle from St. Paul’s also racked up 16 tackles and 3 sacks throughout the Crusaders perfect season. “I love my position as I am often in the middle of the defence, where all of the action is,” repliedRead More

St. Paul’s Crusader working for NCAA scholarship

St. Paul’s Crusader working for NCAA scholarship

January 11, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Nathan Carabatsakis finished his sophomore year with 33 tackles, 4 sacks, 1 interception, and 1 safety for the CFC50 ranked St. Paul’s Crusaders.

RB Stubbs loves competition

RB Stubbs loves competition

January 8, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

The first time Breydon Stubbs stepped onto a football field was in 2012 when Breydon was playing peewee. Ever since then the St. Vital Mustangs running back has been racking up yards in his seven years of football. Breydon enjoys being a running back because he loves to use hisRead More