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Prince Edward Island recruit earns unique distinction in OUA with York signing (VIDEO)

Prince Edward Island recruit earns unique distinction in OUA with York signing (VIDEO)

July 30, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Kensington quarterback joins OUA team’s 2016 class. Jayden Reid is in a special class at the CIS level. With his recent signing with the York Lions, the 6’0, 180 pound quarterback becomes only one of two Prince Edward Island players to join a team in the OUA. The Kensington, PrinceRead More

Carleton expects local recruit to “make an immediate impact” (VIDEO)

Carleton expects local recruit to “make an immediate impact” (VIDEO)

June 8, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Sydenham defensive back joins OUA team’s 2016 class. The Carleton Ravens have announced the addition of Jay Dearborn to their football program. Dearborn, the 6’3, 190 pound defensive back from Sydenham, Ontario will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. This past fall, the defensive standout helped the HollandRead More

Eight recruits sign with Acadia (VIDEO)

Eight recruits sign with Acadia (VIDEO)

April 18, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

The Acadia Axemen have announced the addition of eight recruits to their football program. Ontario, Alberta, the United States and the Bahmas are represented in this latest wave of recruits.  All eight recruit will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “We are very excited about this group ofRead More

AFL CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEW: Hurricanes, Tigers prepare for heavyweight battle in Charlottetown

AFL CHAMPIONSHIP PREVIEW: Hurricanes, Tigers prepare for heavyweight battle in Charlottetown

November 6, 2015 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Tomorrow afternoon in Charlottetown, two football programs that have made impressive strides during the 2015 season will vie for the Atlantic Football League’s (AFL) Moosehead Cup. Defending champions Holland College Hurricanes under the guidance of rookie Head Coach Kyle Quinlan will square off against second year Head Coach Alan WetmoreRead More

AFL: Timely interception leads Hurricanes past Tigers

AFL: Timely interception leads Hurricanes past Tigers

September 21, 2015 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Sunday, September 20, 2015 – Charlottetown, PE – The defence delivered as advertised as a third quarter pick six by defensive lineman Josh Palmer helped pace the Holland College Hurricanes Football Club to a 19-11 win over the Dalhousie University Tigers. An unblocked Palmer forced the interception from a scramblingRead More

Axemen bolster offence with Hurricane force (VIDEO)

Axemen bolster offence with Hurricane force (VIDEO)

February 5, 2015 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Former AFL teammates to be reunited on AUS team. Two former teammates will be reunited as they begin their CIS gridiron journey. This week, the Acadia Axemen announced signings of Jaylen McRae and Shelton Williams.  Both players will join the team for the 2015 AUS season. This past fall, McRaeRead More

Double Hurricane force hits York

Double Hurricane force hits York

February 1, 2015 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Mississauga standouts recently join OUA team. Former teammates will be reunited once again. This time, it will be at the CIS level. Recently, Quinton Mitchell and Lauris Cox both signed with the York Lions and will join the team for the 2015 OUA season. Both standouts are from Mississauga, Ontario. Read More

AFL: Hurricanes looking to clinch first place

October 10, 2014 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Charlottetown, PE –With only two games left in the regular season, the Holland College Hurricanes, last year’s Atlantic Football League Moosehead Cup champions, will seek to clinch a first place finish and home-field advantage for the playoffs when they meet up with the UNB Saint John Seawolves at UPEI Alumni Place Saturday.Read More

AFL: Hurricanes bring down Red Bombers

October 6, 2014 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

CHARLOTTETOWN  – The first place Holland College Hurricanes defeated the University of New Brunswick Red Bombers 50-24 in an Atlantic Football League game played under overcast skies and drizzle in Fredericton on Saturday afternoon. The victory secures at least one home playoff game for the undefeated Hurricanes (4-0), a goal that eludedRead More

AFL: Hurricanes face Red Bombers in away game

October 2, 2014 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

The Hurricanes celebrating their third victory of the season last weekend. The team meets up with UNB Fredericton Red Bombers this Saturday at the BMO field in Fredericton. Charlottetown, PE – The Holland Hurricanes football team is on the road this weekend to play the UNB Fredericton Red Bombers Saturday at the BMO field at 1 p.m. TheRead More

PREVIEW: Hurricanes travel to Saint John for season opener

September 12, 2014 at 4:30 amby 0 comments

Charlottetown, PE – The Holland Hurricanes football team travels to Saint John for a rematch of last season’s championship game against the UNB Saint John Seawolves this Saturday at Canada Games Place at 4 p.m. Heading into this season the reigning Atlantic Football League champion Hurricanes has experienced its usual high turnover of players, whichRead More

Hickey takes over the reins as Hurricanes Head Coach

Hickey takes over the reins as Hurricanes Head Coach

June 24, 2014 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Charlottetown, PE – Offensive coordinator Andrew Hickey will assume head coaching responsibilities for the 2014 season, Holland College Hurricanes Football Club president Mike O’Grady announced today. Mark MacDougall, who led the program to three championship appearances and two AFL titles in the past three years, will focus his efforts on coordinatingRead More

Hurricanes to play first game of season in Maine

Hurricanes to play first game of season in Maine

March 18, 2014 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Charlottetown, PE – Holland College Hurricanes will play their first football game of the 2014 season against the NCAA Division III Maine Maritime Academy Mariners, in Castine, Maine, Hurricanes president Michael O’Grady announced recently. The Mariners have a long-established football tradition and were among the founding members of the New EnglandRead More

Defensive smorgasbord (VIDEO)

Defensive smorgasbord (VIDEO)

March 17, 2014 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Ontario, Prince Edward Island and Massachusetts standouts join AUS team’s 2014 class. The newest members of the Acadia Axemen football team represent Massachusetts, Ontario and Prince Edward Island. Garvin Cius, Jordan Doucette and Evan Shergold have all signed with the team for the 2014 AUS season. GARVIN CIUS: The 5’11,Read More

Hurricanes announce this year’s coaching staff

August 15, 2013 at 5:10 amby 0 comments

Charlottetown, PE – With the excitement building for the upcoming football season, the Holland College Hurricanes have announced several additions to the coaching staff. Head coach and defensive coordinator Mark MacDougall, who is returning for his third season with the club, confirmed the assignments for his staff of assistant coaches. Bernie TierneyRead More

Holland College Hurricanes join American football association

May 16, 2013 at 6:15 amby 1 comment

Charlottetown  – The Holland College Hurricanes Football Club announced today that the team will be joining the U.S. college-based National Club Football Association (NCFA) for the 2013 season. The Hurricanes will continue to be members of the Atlantic Football League, and will play the full AFL schedule of six regularRead More

Coach Steve “Macca” MacDonald returns for Holland College Hurricanes Spring Combine

May 14, 2013 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Charlottetown  – Coach Steve “Macca” MacDonald of the Malden (Mass.) High School Golden Tornadoes returns to P.E.I. this weekend to help out at the Holland Hurricanes Football Club’s spring evaluation camp at the Terry Fox Sports Complex in Cornwall.

AUS Champions add five players to 2013 recruiting class

AUS Champions add five players to 2013 recruiting class

March 28, 2013 at 9:01 amby 0 comments

The Acadia Axemen has announced that five new players have committed to their football program for the 2013 AUS season.

Positive changes implemented for next month’s Prodigy Sports Maritime Combine

Positive changes implemented for next month’s Prodigy Sports Maritime Combine

January 8, 2013 at 8:30 amby 0 comments

It’s almost that time of year once again.