Post Tagged with: "OPC"

By Maxime Bellemare.

Commit believes support at Guelph ‘like no other’

May 4, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Guelph adds an Ontario commit to their 2018 class. Before defensive lineman Afram Jolak from Champlain College Lennoxville signed with the University of Guelph Gryphons, he had to ensure that his future program corresponded with what he has grown accustomed to. “Coming from Champlain Lennoxville and finally getting a tasteRead More

Varsity Blues an ‘up-and-coming team,’ says commit

Varsity Blues an ‘up-and-coming team,’ says commit

November 25, 2017 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Toronto adds a GTA commit to their Class of 2018. When it came to looking at schools, Garrison Pyle, a defensive lineman from Bishop Reading Catholic High School, realized that the University of Toronto could offer him everything he wanted and more. Founded in 1827, the University of Toronto hasRead More

CFCFPC Game Preview ‘Battle of the Best’ [Team BCHS vs. Team Central]: “We are not going to be dictated by our opponent”

CFCFPC Game Preview ‘Battle of the Best’ [Team BCHS vs. Team Central]: “We are not going to be dictated by our opponent”

May 5, 2017 at 12:00 pmby 0 comments

The second weekend showcasing some of the country’s best young football talent is fast approaching and will be getting underway in Ottawa, on May 6 and 7 this year. This event, The FOX 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC), will be featuring teams from all over the nation who have brought the strongestRead More

2017 CFCFPC – Hamilton (UPDATED): Game videos, rosters, scores, previews, recaps, MVP’s, profiles & more…

2017 CFCFPC – Hamilton (UPDATED): Game videos, rosters, scores, previews, recaps, MVP’s, profiles & more…

May 1, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

CanadaFootballChat.com (CFC) will be your central source for the Fox 40 Prospect Challenge – Hamilton (#CFCFPC) CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION ON #CFCFPC # Date Age Groups Region   Region Time 1 Friday 28th MINOR West vs. CLEVELAND, OH 3:00 PM 2 Friday 28th SOPHOMORE Central vs. Halton-Peel 5:15 PM 3Read More

Dylan Dale and the Golden Hawks coaches. Courtesy of Dylan Dale.

Northern Ontario boy going south, commits to Laurier

December 5, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Laurier brings in their eighth commit. Sometimes, you should go with your gut feeling when making a decision. Dylan Dale, a linebacker from West Ferris Secondary School, let his instincts and feelings guide him when he decided to commit to the Laurier Golden Hawks. “Choosing Laurier just felt right. HowRead More

#CFCOPC: OL Meulenbroek working the line

#CFCOPC: OL Meulenbroek working the line

November 7, 2016 at 5:31 amby 0 comments

Registration for the 2016-2017 Ontario Prospect Challenge has begun…REGISTER NOW  Joshua Meulenbroek has been playing football for seven years, starting with competitive play in the fall of his third year in tyke. “I have worked hard on o-line to be a great lineman,” said Joshua. Currently, the centre is playing withRead More

#CFCOPC: Steelhawk looking to learn while competing with the best

#CFCOPC: Steelhawk looking to learn while competing with the best

October 27, 2016 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Registration for the 2016-2017 Ontario Prospect Challenge has begun…REGISTER NOW   Ethan Johnson started his football career in 2015 with the Sault Ste. Marie Minor Football Association. “My four years of playing rep baseball as a pitcher taught me sound mechanics for throwing,” said Ethan. “It was a natural transition to quarterback.”Read More

#CFCOPC: Stallion Schon has his eyes set on captain

#CFCOPC: Stallion Schon has his eyes set on captain

October 25, 2016 at 5:28 amby 0 comments

Registration for the 2016-2017 Ontario Prospect Challenge has begun…REGISTER NOW  Eric “Junior” Schon has been playing football for five years after getting his start with the house league Huronia Stallions. He then went on to play peewee for the Vaughn Rebels in the Ontario Football Conference (OFC), and they won theRead More

Ontario Prospect Challenge (OPC) tryouts this Tuesday in Ottawa West

Ontario Prospect Challenge (OPC) tryouts this Tuesday in Ottawa West

October 24, 2016 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

The Ontario Prospect Challenge (OPC) is a series of elite showcase games that feature the best tackle football players from Ontario & Western Quebec aged 10-19 years. CLICK HERE TO PRE-REGISTER This weekend kicks off the TRYOUT SERIES (PHASE 1) in both the EAST regions. DATES AGE GROUPINGS EAST TuesdayRead More

Ben Langlois gets ready to throw the ball. Courtesy of Ben Langlois.

#CFCOPC QB Langlois a general on the field

August 16, 2016 at 5:48 amby 0 comments

The young #CFCOPC quarterback is open to all considerations. In the game of football, a quarterback must be a general on and off the field, but they must also rely on their teammates to protect and help them. You don’t need to teach Ben Langlois, a quarterback for the St. MaximillianRead More

#CFCOPC: FB Mayhew gunning for another championship (VIDEO)

#CFCOPC: FB Mayhew gunning for another championship (VIDEO)

August 15, 2016 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Falcons standout eyeing CWUAA, CEGEP considerations. Philemon Wright Falcons fullback Mathew training to improve his speed and general fitness before next season. Doug Mayhew Positions: Fullback, Linebacker Height/Weight: 6’0, 215 lbs Teams: Philemon Wright Falcons (high school: NCSSAA) Commitment: None Official Visits: None Considerations: British Columbia, Open Class: 2017 DougRead More

#CFCOPC: Amesbury uses brains to be stronger on the field

#CFCOPC: Amesbury uses brains to be stronger on the field

August 12, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Cougars standout considering OUA, CWUAA schools. Colonel By Cougars Nathan Amesbury is ready for his recruitment process to kick into full gear for his senior year. Nathan Amesbury Positions: Left tackle, Linebacker (middle), Defensive Line Height/Weight: 6’3”, 270 lbs Teams: Colonel By Cougars (high school: NCSSAA) Cumberland Panthers (OVFL) Commitment:Read More

#CFCOPC16: Top Grade 8 Performers

#CFCOPC16: Top Grade 8 Performers

May 15, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

With only one year until the start of high school, the Grade 8s that took part in the Ontario Prospect Challenge are one step closer to recruitment than their younger counterparts. There were many great athletes that played during the games and some coaches found it a bit hard toRead More

#CFCOPC16: Top Grade 7 Performers

#CFCOPC16: Top Grade 7 Performers

May 14, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

On a gloomy Sunday, the Grade 7s faced off against one another at the Ontario Prospect Challenge and while the games were rather lopsided, they produced some admirable performers. Although recruitment isn’t probably on the minds of many of the players, it is never too early to know who youRead More

#CFCOPC16: Top Minor Performers (VIDEO)

#CFCOPC16: Top Minor Performers (VIDEO)

May 12, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

The 2016 edition of the Ontario Prospect Challenge is in the books and with 12 games now in the records, there were a lot of players that stood out among the rest. While graduation for the players of the Minor teams is still a long way off, it is neverRead More

#CFCOPC16: Top Sophomore Performers

#CFCOPC16: Top Sophomore Performers

May 11, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

In the sophomore battles of the Ontario Prospect Challenge, the score became lopsided, fast, but with the young players edging closer to recruitment, there are a few standouts that impressed the coaches.

#CFCOPC16 Freshmen Top Performers

#CFCOPC16 Freshmen Top Performers

May 10, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

The Ontario Prospect Challenge’s freshmen match-ups were polar opposites with one game being a blowout while the other was a close match. Regardless, both games had standout, young athletes that may just be entering the radar of recruiters.

#CFCOPC16 Varsity Top Performers

#CFCOPC16 Varsity Top Performers

May 9, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

The Ontario Prospect Challenge witnessed a flurry of games over the course of three days and with it came two varsity match-ups that featured a number of high quality athletes. There were quite a number of players who made an impression on the coaches, but here are some whose namesRead More

Photo Credit: Ebony Goodridge

#CFCOPC16 RECAP (Grade 8): Team West shuts out Team Central [stats]

May 9, 2016 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Game summary and stats courtesy of John Metcalfe In the closing game of the 2016 Ontario Prospect Challenge, Team West did all their scoring in the second half to earn a 13-0 shutout victory over Team Central on Sunday night at Tim Horton’s Field. Team West racked up 108 yardsRead More

Omari Martin (#3)  with Jeff Ferrell (left) and Barry Trench (right).

#CFCOPC16 (Minor – West vs Central): Martin, Lofthouse and Shoniker named MVPs

May 8, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

HAMILTON – Sunday was for the little tykes and Team West faced off against Team Central in the Ontario Prospect Challenge minor game, which saw Omari Martin of Team Central, Eric Lofthouse of Team Central and JD Shoniker of Team West named as the game’s MVPs. The overall MVP awardRead More

William Bradford (#21) with Don Bennett (left) and Geoff Graham (right).

#CFCOPC16 (Minor – East vs Halton-Peel): Bradford, Bennink and MacDonald named MVPs

May 8, 2016 at 6:24 amby 0 comments

HAMILTON – On an early and rainy Sunday morning, Team East took on Team Halton-Peel (minors) at the Ontario Prospect Challenge and while a number of young players could have been named MVPs, the awards went to William Bradford of Team East, Ethan Bennink of Team Halton-Peel and Malcolm MacDonaldRead More

Photo credit: Ebony Goodridge

#CFCOPC16 RECAP (Minor): Team Central too much to handle for Team West [stats]

May 8, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Game summary and stats courtesy of John Metcalfe On Sunday afternoon at Tim Horton’s Field in Hamilton, Team Central trampled on Team West 65-0 in the 2016 Ontario Prospect Challenge (OPC). At halftime, Team Central enjoyed a 34-0 lead over Team West. During the game, Team Central racked up 13Read More

Photo credit: Ebony Goodridge

#CFCOPC16 RECAP (Minor): Bradford propels Team East past Team Halton-Peel [stats]

May 8, 2016 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Game Summary and statistics courtesy of John Metcalfe On Sunday morning at Tim Horton’s Field in Hamilton, William Bradford’s fourth quarter touchdown was the difference as Team East downed Team Halton-Peel 12-6 at the 2016 Ontario Prospect Challenge. Zvaivious Vaillancourt sprinted into the end zone for a four yard majorRead More