Post Tagged with: "Niagara Football"

#CFCOPC: LB Kuriata’s future plans

#CFCOPC: LB Kuriata’s future plans

August 7, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Spears standout in very early recruitment stages Niagara Spears linebackert Christian Kuriata has set goals for himself once he is finished as a player.

#CFCOPC: OL Currell wants to be more explosive (VIDEO)

#CFCOPC: OL Currell wants to be more explosive (VIDEO)

August 5, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

A couple of OUA schools catches Spears standout’s eye early on Niagara Spears offensive lineman Brad Currell has set his sights on achieving some major training goals. Brad Currell Positions: Offensive Line (Guard/Tackle/Centre) Height/Weight: 6’3, 300 lbs Teams: Niagara Generals Niagara Spears (OVFL) Saint Michael Mustangs (high school) Commitment: NoneRead More

Wagner gives #CFC100 ATH Burniston first NCAA Division 1 offer (VIDEO)

Wagner gives #CFC100 ATH Burniston first NCAA Division 1 offer (VIDEO)

July 26, 2016 at 6:27 amby 0 comments

This past weekend was one that #CFC100 Cole Burniston will not forget anytime soon. That is because the 6’3, 215 pound athlete from Niagara, Ontario announced on Saturday via social media that he received his first NCAA Division 1 offer.  It came courtesy of Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) team, WagnerRead More

Josh Lisi (#2) tackles the ball carrier in mid-jump. Courtesy of Josh Lisi.

OVFL: JV Spears DB Lisi a force on the field

July 23, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

Sometimes a person’s physical size draws too much attention when it is the size of a person’s heart that should be the focal point and Josh Lisi, a defensive back for the JV Niagara Spears (Ontario Varsity Football League), knows that all too well.

2015 Niagara ‘AAA’ Major Awards & All-Stars: #CFC100 Mansell & Ford nab MVP honours

2015 Niagara ‘AAA’ Major Awards & All-Stars: #CFC100 Mansell & Ford nab MVP honours

December 28, 2015 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Recently, the Niagara Region High School Athletic Association (NRHSAA) annnounced major award winners and all-stars for the 2015 season. #CFC100 and Ontario Prospect Challenge (OPC) Defensive MVP Ted Mansell was named the league’s Defensive Player of the Year. The defensive standout suited up for St. Paul Patriots. AN Myer MaraudersRead More

CFC’s VICTORY LAP (ONT): “This team has proven to us time and time again they know how to win in big games”

CFC’s VICTORY LAP (ONT): “This team has proven to us time and time again they know how to win in big games”

December 16, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER In the coming days, CFC will be honouring championship teams from region to region in daily exclusive segment called “Victory Lap.” Some of these teams were ranked in the #CFC 50 high school poll during the 2015 season. In today’s installment, Nico Marino, Coach for CFC#6 AN Myer Marauders reflects backRead More

CFC National Playoff Previews & Predictions (ONT): “Speed…has been very difficult for any team in the region to match”

CFC National Playoff Previews & Predictions (ONT): “Speed…has been very difficult for any team in the region to match”

November 11, 2015 at 6:30 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, CFC#13 AN Myer Marauders Special Teams Coordinator Rob Colosimo gives his thoughts and outlook to the team’s Niagara Region High SchoolRead More

CFC National Playoff Previews & Predictions (ONT): “Marauders offence…need to be crisp, in sync and stay focused all game”

CFC National Playoff Previews & Predictions (ONT): “Marauders offence…need to be crisp, in sync and stay focused all game”

November 4, 2015 at 6:29 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER 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, CFC#13 AN Myer Marauders Special Teams Coordinator Rob Colosimo gives his thoughts and outlook on the team’s upcoming NiagaraRead More

#CFCOVFL: Andrews key to Spears defence

#CFCOVFL: Andrews key to Spears defence

July 14, 2015 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Jack Andrews began playing for the Niagara Spears of the Ontario Varsity Football League (OVFL) at the age of 13. In his first year, he was selected to the OVFL Bantam All-Star team.  Recently, he participated in the Ontario Prospect Challenge (OPC) representing Team West. Andrews is currently a startingRead More

#CFCOVFL: Domanico makes triumphant return to Spears

#CFCOVFL: Domanico makes triumphant return to Spears

June 28, 2015 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

  Since the summer of 2011, Mikey Domanico has been playing for the Niagara Spears. He has been the recipient of the Zack Duguay Award twice. This award is a memorial for the past Spears’ player and is awarded to the player that demonstrates leadership, hard work and dedication toRead More

OPC Defensive MVP Mansell seeing more major interest (VIDEO)

OPC Defensive MVP Mansell seeing more major interest (VIDEO)

May 17, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Schools on both sides of the border in hot pursuit of Patriots standout St Paul’s Patriots linebacker Ted Mansell has set his sights on achieiving lofty goals within the next year. Ted Mansell Positions: Linebacker Height/Weight: 6’0, 210 lbs Teams: St. Paul Patriots (high school: NRHSAA) Niagara SpearsRead More

Bush weighing options

Bush weighing options

April 24, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER OUA, CWUAA schools in the early mix for Mauraders standout AN Myer Marauders defensive end Joshua Bush has a lot to think about, but he has a plan. Joshua Bush Positions: Defensive End, Linebacker, Offensive Line Height/Weight: 6’2, 207 lbs Teams: AN Myer Marauders (high school: NRHSAA) NiagaraRead More

McMaster holds edge for LB Scordino

McMaster holds edge for LB Scordino

April 6, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER OUA leading candidate for Redmen standout. Denis Morris Redmen lineman Jack Scordino is taking measures into his own hands.  

Max Doney (62) on the sidelines of a game.

Doney has three early frontrunners

March 31, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Trio of OUA schools in contention for Hornets standout. Stamford Hornets Max Doney will be encountering an offseason frenzy of sorts.

Niagara Falls recruit impressed with Gryphons’ potential

Niagara Falls recruit impressed with Gryphons’ potential

February 14, 2015 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Niagara Falls offensive lineman joins OUA team’s 2015 class. Recently, the Guelph Gryphons announced the commitment of Greg Corfield to their football program. Corfield, the 6’3, 315 pound offensive lineman (guard) from Niagara Falls, Ontario will join the team for the 2015 OUA season. “Greg is a great addition toRead More

Smithville recruit chooses Laurier as future home

Smithville recruit chooses Laurier as future home

December 18, 2014 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Smithville defensive end recently commits to OUA team’s 2015 class. The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks have announced the signing of Jake Richardson to the football program. Richardson, the 6’3, 215 pound defensive end from Smithville, Ontario will join the team for the 2015 OUA season. “We are excited to addRead More

Tanner Geddes (60) gets into position to block an opposing player

Rising Redmen

December 3, 2014 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Redmen standout visits two OUA schools Denis Morris Redmen offensive lineman Tanner Geddes is doing one thing, even if it means an uncomfortable situation.    

2014 Niagara ‘AAA’ Major Awards & All-Stars:  Jones & Harris grab top honours

2014 Niagara ‘AAA’ Major Awards & All-Stars: Jones & Harris grab top honours

November 18, 2014 at 6:15 amby 1 comment

Recently, the Niagara Region HIgh School Athletic Association (NRHSAA) announced Major Awards and All-Stars for the 2014 season. Lakeshore Catholic Gators running back Mack Jones was named the league’s Offensive MVP.  AN Myer Marauders linebacker Zyer Harris was selected as the league’s Defensive MVP. Here is a complete list ofRead More

Guelph dips into Niagara region for newest recruit (VIDEO)

Guelph dips into Niagara region for newest recruit (VIDEO)

November 16, 2014 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

St. Catharines defensive lineman becomes newest recruit to join OUA team’s 2015 class. Lukas Brennan will be a Guelph Gryphon in 2015. This past week, the Gryphons announced that the 6’3, 244 pound defensive lineman from St. Catharines, Ontario has signed with the team.  Brennan will join the team forRead More

McMaster nabs Niagara recruit

McMaster nabs Niagara recruit

November 4, 2014 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Thorold linebacker joins OUA team’s 2015 class. Connor Warnock is will be moving to Hamilton for the next chapter of his gridiron career. Last week, the 5’10, 215 pound linebacker from Thorold, Ontario signed with the McMaster Marauders. Warnock will join the team for the 2015 OUA season. Ultimately, theRead More

Mr. Technical

Mr. Technical

September 15, 2014 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CIS INSIDER Gators standout visits two OUA schools Lake Catholic Gators offensive lineman Josh Mosley is getting some Olympic sized help to perfect his game.

Thunderous summer

Thunderous summer

July 6, 2014 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Ontario running back considering several OUA schools. Blessed Trinity Thunder running back Austin Whetton will be extremely busy this summer.

Good positioning

Good positioning

March 28, 2014 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

Gators standout leaning towards the CJFL route. Lakeshore Catholic Gators lineman Drew Gauthier partakes in a few interesting pre-game rituals.