Post Tagged with: "NCAA Division 2"

SFU has ‘vision for something new’

SFU has ‘vision for something new’

March 8, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

SFU welcomes a provincial commit to their 2019 class. Samuel Davenport, a wide receiver from Robert Bateman Secondary, is ready for the challenge that comes with being a member of the Simon Fraser Clan. “SFU was one of the first schools to reach out to me. I appreciated that theRead More

SFU Clan now home to CFC100 twins

SFU Clan now home to CFC100 twins

February 21, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

SFU welcomes two BC commits to their 2019 class. It is said that football is a brotherhood, well CFC100 quarterback Gideone Kremler and CFC100 athlete Zairech Kremler from Mount Douglas Secondary School took that literarily when the twins signed with the Simon Fraser Clan. The pair will be joining olderRead More

Courtesy of Jean Olivier Pitte.

SFU opponents offer ‘tough competition’

February 13, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

SFU adds an out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Jean Olivier Pitte, a running back from Harry Ainlay High School, is ready to taste American football after signing with the Simon Frasier Clan. Pitte had many reasons for choosing SFU, some of which, he said, included the great academics andRead More

SFU commits ready to bring it all

SFU commits ready to bring it all

January 27, 2019 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

SFU welcomes three local commits to their 2019 class. CFC100 Evan Nolli, a defensive lineman from New Westminster Secondary School, CFC100 Jerrell Cummings from Notre Dame Regional Secondary School, and Mahyar Hosseini, a linebacker from Carson Graham Secondary School are ready for the challenge of rebuilding Canada’s only NCAA DivisionRead More

DYK: Lone Canadian at NFL combine, AFL receiver attends Montreal combine, & expansion

DYK: Lone Canadian at NFL combine, AFL receiver attends Montreal combine, & expansion

March 9, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

In this week’s edition: AFL receiver attends combine Long journey leads to NFL combine for this Canadian linebacker OFC announces full expansion list Huronia Stallions dish out 2017 hardware

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (FORD): “I’m a firm believer in teaching football, not just …”

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (FORD): “I’m a firm believer in teaching football, not just …”

January 25, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

After three seasons without a victory, the Simon Fraser Clan decided they needed a fresh face to lead their program. They hope that face is Thomas Ford, whose hiring was announced last week in a press release put out by the University. To read more of our ‘COACHES SPOTLIGHT’ series, CLICKRead More

Brotherly reunion on tap for Hamilton recruit at York (VIDEO)

Brotherly reunion on tap for Hamilton recruit at York (VIDEO)

July 20, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Hamilton linebacker joins OUA team’s 2016 class Cody Ricottone is returning to his home province to play in the CIS. Recently, the 6’2, 225 pound linebacker from Hamilton, Ontario signed with the York Lions.  Ricottone will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. Overall, the combination of academics andRead More

Saskatoon safety commits to NCAA’s Southwest Baptist Bearcats (VIDEO)

Saskatoon safety commits to NCAA’s Southwest Baptist Bearcats (VIDEO)

June 24, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Since the onset of his gridrion career, all Jace Peters ever wanted to do was play at the college level south of the border. Recently, the 5’10, 190 pound strong safety from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan realized his dream as he committed to NCAA Division 2′ Southwest Baptist Bearcats for the 2016Read More

NCAA RECRUITING IN CANADA: “We have set boundaries for what you can do to win”

NCAA RECRUITING IN CANADA: “We have set boundaries for what you can do to win”

June 1, 2016 at 6:40 amby 0 comments

NCAA Division 2 team, Simon Fraser Clan is in an unique position.  They are the only non US team that competes in the league as the team calls Burnaby, British Columbia. Recently, CanadaFootballChat.com Editor Ameeta Vohra interviewed the Clan’s Head Coach Kelly Bates to explore the difference in recruiting regulationsRead More

Clan’s Herdman named Second Team All-American

Clan’s Herdman named Second Team All-American

February 17, 2016 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

PITTSBURG, Kan. — Simon Fraser University junior linebacker Jordan Herdman (Winnipeg) was today named to the 2015 Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-America Second Team. Herdman, two-time GNAC Defensive Player of the Year, led the conference and ranked fifth in Division II with an average of 14.8 tackles per game.Read More

Clan 2016 Recruiting Class bolstered by Jana and two blue chippers (VIDEO)

Clan 2016 Recruiting Class bolstered by Jana and two blue chippers (VIDEO)

February 9, 2016 at 5:04 pmby 0 comments

BURNABY, BC – Simon Fraser University has bolstered its 2016 football recruiting class with the addition of former St. Thomas More Collegiate star running back Jalen Jana, who is returning home to play for Canada’s NCAA football team after two seasons at another Division 2 school, and two other blueRead More

27 players sign with Clan on NCAA National Signing Day (VIDEO)

27 players sign with Clan on NCAA National Signing Day (VIDEO)

February 4, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

BURNABY, BC – A talented group of 27 high school seniors from British Columbia, across Canada and the United States have signed National Letters of Intent to attend and play football for Simon Fraser University on NCAA national signing day. In addition, the Clan has received a commitment from quarterbackRead More

Simon Fraser Clan signs trio of #CFC100 recruits (VIDEO)

Simon Fraser Clan signs trio of #CFC100 recruits (VIDEO)

February 3, 2016 at 6:59 pmby 0 comments

This afternoon, NCAA Division 2 team Simon Fraser Clan unveiled their 2016 Class during National Signing Day. Highlighting the Clan’s class was the addition of three #CFC100 recruits, all from the British Columbia area. Gavin Cobb joins the Clan after a strong campaign with the Mount Douglas Rams of theRead More

Herdman named finalist for Cliff Harris Award

Herdman named finalist for Cliff Harris Award

December 18, 2015 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Simon Fraser University junior linebacker Jordan Herdman was today named a finalist for the 3rd annual Cliff Harris Award presented to the nation’s top small college defensive player. Herdman, a repeat selection as GNAC Defensive Player of the Year, led the conference and is ranked fifthRead More

Herdman Again Leads GNAC Academic Stars

Herdman Again Leads GNAC Academic Stars

December 6, 2015 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

PORTLAND, Ore. – For the second year in a row, the Great Northwest Athletic Conference’s top defensive player is also at the top of the list of academic performers.   Simon Fraser’s Jordan Herdman, the GNAC Defensive Player of the Year, leads the list of 49 selections to the GNACRead More

Herdman named GNAC Defensive Player of Year (VIDEO)

Herdman named GNAC Defensive Player of Year (VIDEO)

November 19, 2015 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

PORTLAND, Ore. – For the second straight year Simon Fraser University linebacker Jordan Herdman was the unanimous repeat selection as  Great Northwest Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Year and the Clan placed six players on the All-Conference team.   Herdman was the coaches’ selection for Defensive Player of theRead More

Clan loses season finale to Azusa Pacific

Clan loses season finale to Azusa Pacific

November 16, 2015 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

GLENDORA, Calif. – Simon Fraser University scored the first and last touchdowns of the game. In between, Azusa Pacific reeled off 38 points for a 38-17 victory over the Clan in the final 2015 football game of the season. The loss left Simon Fraser 0-9 overall and 0-6 in theRead More

Clan Suffers Heartbreaking Loss on Seniors’ Night

Clan Suffers Heartbreaking Loss on Seniors’ Night

November 8, 2015 at 6:06 amby 0 comments

BURNABY, BC. – Simon Fraser University was outscored 14-3 in the fourth quarter and lost 30-24 to Central Washington University on Seniors’ Night Friday at Swangard Stadium. Simon Fraser had an opportunity to win the game in the final two minutes, driving to the Central Washington 30 yard-line with 38Read More

Clan loses on the road to Humboldt State

Clan loses on the road to Humboldt State

November 2, 2015 at 6:12 amby 0 comments

ARCATA, Calif. – Simon Fraser University suffered its worst defeat in the NCAA era, losing on the road to No. 15 Humboldt State 57-0 in Great Northwest Athletic Conference football action Saturday. The win by Humboldt State clinched a share of the Great Northwest Athletic Conference championship as they improvedRead More

Simon Fraser University - Western Oregon University GNAC NCAA football at Swangard Stadium, Burnaby B.C. October 24 2015. Photo: Ron Hole

Big Plays Cost Clan In Loss To Western Oregon

October 26, 2015 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

BURNABY, BC — Simon Fraser University gave up too many big plays in the second half of a close football game, losing its sixth straight game 37-26 to Western Oregon in Great Northwest Athletic Conference football action at Swangard Stadium on Saturday. Big plays in the fourth quarter by theRead More

#CFC100 Berglund nets pair of NCAA offers (VIDEO)

#CFC100 Berglund nets pair of NCAA offers (VIDEO)

October 22, 2015 at 6:40 amby 0 comments

CEGEP DE gets two NCAA Division 2 offers in short span It’s been an exciting month of October for #CFC100 Isaac Berglund. The 6’2, 227 pound defensive end from Dartmouth, Nova Scotia received two NCAA offers in a short span of time. Berglund’s first offer came from NCAA Division 2Read More

Clan blanked by South Dakota School of Mines

Clan blanked by South Dakota School of Mines

October 19, 2015 at 6:06 amby 0 comments

RAPID CITY, S.D. — Simon Fraser University rushed for a season-high 183 yards but couldn’t find the end zone losing 19-0 to the South Dakota School of Mines in Great Northwest Athletic Conference football action on Dunham Field at O’Harra Stadium. It is the first time since Sept. 4, 2010Read More

Sept. 11, 2015: Maddock (#52) tackles a player from Lindsay Thurber. By Mrs. Maddock

LB Maddock ready to light It up with Clan

October 15, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Lightning standout has committed to the NCAA Division 2 team. It won’t be long now until Hunting Hills Lightning lineman Colt Maddock of the is ready to begin the next phase of his career.