Post Tagged with: "OVFL"

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): Tiger DE hopes football will “open doors to further his education”

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): Tiger DE hopes football will “open doors to further his education”

May 21, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Devon Guy started playing football seven years ago with the Orleans Bengals as a tyke in the National Capital Amateur Football Association (NCAFA). The defensive end continued to play with the Bengals until 2016, where he won the A-Cup Championship back in 2013 as a mosquito. In 2015, he joinedRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): DT/NT Williams hoping to impress scouts

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): DT/NT Williams hoping to impress scouts

May 18, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Connor Williams has been playing football since the age of seven, and he has thoroughly enjoyed his journey thus far. “I fell in love with the game,” said Connor, “becoming a high level player, the passion and energy is instilled in me to strive to attain the upper echelon ofRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): WR Burton about to go from Sooner to Golden Gael

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): WR Burton about to go from Sooner to Golden Gael

May 13, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Richard Burton first started playing football five years ago and his experience has been nothing but positive. “I fell in love with the game and I have been lucky to have been on some really good football teams with some amazing coaches and teammates to make the experience that muchRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challege (Central): Lineman, Lightbody, ready to show what he’s got

Fox 40 Prospect Challege (Central): Lineman, Lightbody, ready to show what he’s got

May 6, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Michael Lightbody has been playing football for seven years, and his experience has been nothing short of incredible. “I’ve had great support through my parents and coaches,” said Michael. “It’s had its ups and downs with a couple of championships along the way.” His favourite memory is meeting and becomingRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): WR Lefebvre aiming for CFC100

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): WR Lefebvre aiming for CFC100

May 4, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Brandon Lefebvre’s football experience started five years ago at the age of 12. Brandon has played for the Cornwall Wildcats in both the National Capital Amateur Football Association (NCAFA) and the Ontario Varsity Football League (OVFL), where he has played as an offensive player. The wide receiver plans to playRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): QB Valentino ready to get more experience

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): QB Valentino ready to get more experience

April 5, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Jared Valentino has been playing football since he was eight years old when he got his start in tyke with the Kanata Knights. The quarterback has been a Knight for eight years now and is currently playing on their bantam team in the National Capital Amateur Football Association (NCAFA). HeRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): OT McIntyre living out his football journey

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): OT McIntyre living out his football journey

March 23, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Joshua McIntyre has been playing football for three years now. “I was a little late getting to the game, but I love it,” said Joshua. “I’ve met a lot of great people and fantastic coaches.” During his career, he was played in the National Capital Amateur Football Association (NCAFA) forRead More

CFC100 Stevenson strives for greatness on the gridiron

CFC100 Stevenson strives for greatness on the gridiron

March 19, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

“I want to be the best.” That’s the attitude of CFC100 Kaine Stevenson of Windsor, ON. He has played the game for 13 years and says the sport means “everything” to him.

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): REC Hanna ready to put on a show

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): REC Hanna ready to put on a show

March 17, 2017 at 5:20 amby 0 comments

Albert Hanna’s almost five year football career has been a roller coaster, but also very fun. He first got his start in the National Capital Amateur Football Association (NCAFA) with the Myers Riders at the age of 12. The following season, the receiver made the switch to the Ontario VarsityRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): REC Rider ready for battle

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): REC Rider ready for battle

March 8, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Tristan Ready has been playing football since the young age of six, when the rest of his teammates were eight years old. “I have always seemed to find a way to win, whether if it was me doing it or my teammates I’ve always been on a winning team,” saidRead More

CFC100 Ngongo exhibits team-first mentality

CFC100 Ngongo exhibits team-first mentality

March 6, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Windsor, Ontario native and L’Essor Aigles star Tommy Ngongo is new to the CFC100 Final Rankings for the Class of 2017. The linebacker/safety combo also recently committed to the Western University to study Business.    

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Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): WR/DB Stewart searching for the win

March 5, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Tyler Stewart has been playing a combination of rep and house league football for five years now, and says that every experience has helped him become a better player and pushed him to be competitive. “Being a football player has taught me to work well with people and respect everyoneRead More

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Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): LB Palmer hoping to soak up this experience

March 3, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Aidan Palmer has been playing football for six years and has had a great experience thus far. He has had the opportunity to win many fall and summer championships with the Brampton Bulldogs in the Ontario Varsity Football League (OVFL), and recently won the Region of Peel Secondary School AthleticRead More

Football motivates LB Rosso

Football motivates LB Rosso

February 25, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Joseph Rosso made a name for himself on the defensive side of the ball for the Superior Heights Steelhawks out of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. In his ninth year of football, Russo finished 6th in the OVFL for defensive points with 43 assisted tackles, 32 solo tackles, 1 sack, 2Read More

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Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): DB Rutter hoping to take football as far as possible

February 21, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Kyle Rutter started his football career six years ago as a receiver in the Centennial Minor Football League. At his first workout with the Ontario Varsity Football League’s (OVFL) Kingston Grenadiers, he converted to defensive back and has had great success ever since. Aside from playing with the Grenadiers, heRead More

DID YOU KNOW (23): CFLer returns to school, NFLer-turned-cop fundraises for paediatric care, Predators return to OVFL in 2017

DID YOU KNOW (23): CFLer returns to school, NFLer-turned-cop fundraises for paediatric care, Predators return to OVFL in 2017

February 19, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition CFL receiver to skip 2017 season Former NFLer founds touch game for sick children Waterloo Predators head back to OVFL forRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): DB Francis York University bound

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): DB Francis York University bound

February 19, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Matthan Francis has been playing football for four years now, and his experience to date has been simply amazing and a blessing. “Football has taught me many things on and off the field,” said Matthan. “Football taight me that nothing comes easy in life.” The defensive back currently plays forRead More

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Gryphons bring in well-versed QB

February 9, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Guelph welcomes a southern Ontario commit to their Class of 2017. Alex Brophy, a quarterback from St. Marcellinus Secondary School, is ready to tack on another team to his growing list, this time at the U Sports level with the University of Guelph Gryphons. It was with open arms thatRead More

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Colonel By Cougar DT heading to Waterloo

February 8, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Warriors welcome versatile lineman to their Class of 2017. Nathan Amesbury, a defensive tackle from Colonel By Secondary School, is ready to balance football and school once again at the university level after signing with the University of Waterloo Warriors. It can be difficult, sometimes, to think of a futureRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): DE Bulldog aiming for CFC100

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): DE Bulldog aiming for CFC100

February 7, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Gurkirat Bal started playing football in the summer of 2011 with a house league in Brampton followed by a season of fall football. Since then he has been playing rep football with the Brampton Bulldogs in the Ontario Varsity Football League (OVFL), starting with peewee in 2012 until now, hisRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): CB Kemeni ready to get recognized

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): CB Kemeni ready to get recognized

February 6, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Peter Kemeni first hit the gridiron three years ago. “My football experience has been great,” said Peter. “I’ve learned a lot and experienced a lot of many different things such as new friends, loyalty and growth.” The cornerback says that football has helped him become a better person and aRead More

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Frontenac Falcon RB makes dreams reality, joins Varsity Blues

February 5, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Toronto welcomes Ontario commit to their family. Toronto has a mysticism that enchants those who wander its streets and Josh Armstrong, a running back from Frontenac Secondary School, will be able to taste that firsthand after committing to the University of Toronto Varsity Blues. But, leaving home for university canRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): DB Thompson looking to improve and showcase his skills

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): DB Thompson looking to improve and showcase his skills

February 5, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Elvin Thompson Akese’s football career started in Grade 9, when a friend convinced him to try out for their school team, the Cardinal Ambrozic Riverhawks of the Region of Peel Secondary School Athletic Association (ROPSSAA) for fun. As someone who always had the mentality to stop people, he decided toRead More