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Carleton now home to 2 CFC100s

Carleton now home to 2 CFC100s

April 18, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Carleton welcomes two top Ontario prospects to their 2019 class. CFC100s Melique Straker, a defensive back from Football North Clarkson, and Ife Onyeka, a defensive end from St. Roch Catholic High School, have landed with the Carleton Ravens. CFC100 Melique Straker From 2016 to 2017, Straker spent time playing inRead More

Lancers staff, players ‘are very serious’ about team

Lancers staff, players ‘are very serious’ about team

April 4, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Lancers add three Ontario commits to their 2019 class. Tyler Kunkel, a receiver from Holy Cross Catholic Secondary School, made history for his school when he committed to the University of Windsor Lancers. Chris John, a running back from Chaminade College School, and Istvan Assibo-Dadzie, a defensive back from St.Read More

York welcomes 2 CFC100s

York welcomes 2 CFC100s

April 3, 2019 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

York adds one provincial commit and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. CFC100 receivers Jaxon Hume from Harry Ainlay High School and Retsen Daley from St. Francis High School will be bringing their talents to the York Lions for the 2019 season and beyond. CFC100 Jaxon Hume Jaxon HumeRead More

UofT commits love the campus, academic reputation

UofT commits love the campus, academic reputation

March 22, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Varsity Blues welcome one GTA commit, two southern Ontario commits and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Abdullah Dwyer, a defensive back from Sir Allan McNab Secondary School, and Charlie McMillan, a quarterback from Carson Graham Secondary School, are going to the University of Toronto for the academics andRead More

McMaster welcomes 9 to team

McMaster welcomes 9 to team

March 20, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

McMaster adds one local commit, seven Ontario commits and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. With a wave of commits, the McMaster Marauders have brought in a lot of support for their offensive line with four out of nine commits being offensive linemen. Ethan Riggs (6’2, 200lbs) – aRead More

uOttawa is a ‘great group of hardworking guys’

uOttawa is a ‘great group of hardworking guys’

March 17, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Gee-Gees add one Ontario commit and two out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. Linebacker Harnoor Dhaliwal from David Suzuki Secondary School and wide receiver Maxim Malenfant from Cégep de Thetford knew right away that the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees had a particular feeling to them. Running back Jimmy Joubert fromRead More

WR Samuel-Slocombe teaches his peers

WR Samuel-Slocombe teaches his peers

January 17, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Romell Samuel-Slocombe was trying new things in middle school when he came across football. “I began to take it serious in grade 9 and it all went up from there,” he replied.

MTA puts faith in three commits

MTA puts faith in three commits

November 20, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Mounties add three out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. The 2019 season couldn’t come fast enough for athlete Dejuan Jackson Williams from St. Marguerite d’Youville Secondary School, who is itching to show the Mount Allison Mounties what he can do. Chris Costigan, an offensive lineman from Nantyr Shores Secondary School,Read More

York commits ready to max potential

York commits ready to max potential

May 18, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

York adds two GTA commits to their 2018 class. Defensive back Jaden Thomas from Monsignor John Pereyma Catholic Secondary School and running back David Spence from St. Marcellinus Secondary School see a bright future ahead of their new team, the York Lions. Jaden Thomas From the moment that Jaden ThomasRead More

McMaster ‘was always special’

McMaster ‘was always special’

May 14, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Marauders add a GTA commit to their 2018 class. Jacob Postill, an offensive lineman from St. Roch Catholic School, is no strange to the McMaster Marauders, and now he will have the chance to become an official member of the team. “I chose McMaster because of the sense of homeRead More

Laurier coaches teach commits to play ‘the right way’

Laurier coaches teach commits to play ‘the right way’

April 18, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Laurier adds four Ontario commits to their 2018 class. When something feels right, sometimes you need to simply go for it, and defensive lineman Jaimen Allison from Saunders High School and defensive back Nico McCarthy from St. Michael’s College School did just that when they signed with the Sir WilfridRead More

Family feel of Windsor Lancers appeals to 3

Family feel of Windsor Lancers appeals to 3

March 31, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Windsor welcomes three Ontario commits to their 2018 class. Athlete Jalen Lennon from St. Marguerite d’Youville Secondary School and linebackers Matthew Jones from John Paul II Catholic Secondary School and Brandon Frimpong from St. Roch Catholic Secondary School are ready to become apart of the University of Windsor Lancers family.Read More

DYK: Recruiting service nightmare, CFC100 Sidhu champion on the mat, plus…

DYK: Recruiting service nightmare, CFC100 Sidhu champion on the mat, plus…

March 16, 2018 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: Warning from Montreal player, recruiting service nightmare NFL rookie giving back to Ottawa Sidhu just keeps on winning E-book on CanadianRead More

Passion, talent runs in family for CFC100 LB Onyeka

Passion, talent runs in family for CFC100 LB Onyeka

January 16, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Ife Onyeka’s passion for football started because he wasn’t interested in the other sports that he was involved in at the time. Ife explained, “As a kid I was always a natural athlete. I played soccer and basketball, but after a while it got boring. So I decided to giveRead More

2017 ROPSSAA All-Stars

2017 ROPSSAA All-Stars

January 9, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Offence QB Christian Smodis (CFC50 Lorne Park) RB David Spence (CFC50 St. Marcellinus) RB Romario Brown (David Suzuki) RB Juwan Jeffrey (St. Roch) REC Joshua MacLeod (David Suzuki) REC Immanuel Onyemah (Our Lady of Mount Carmel) OL Gaury Manjania (David Suzuki) OL Davis Chung (CFC50 St. Marcellinus) OL Andrew BisharatRead More

David Suzuki Grizzlies’ season ends in abrupt and controversial fashion

David Suzuki Grizzlies’ season ends in abrupt and controversial fashion

November 14, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

The David Suzuki Grizzlies of the Region of Peel Secondary School Athletic Association (ROPSSAA) were 2-2-1 heading into their final game of the regular season against the 4-1 St. Roch Ravens on November 2. A win for Suzuki would have guaranteed them a playoff spot, while a loss would haveRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): WR Budhram says “nothing can compare to football”

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): WR Budhram says “nothing can compare to football”

May 25, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Tyrese Budhram started his football career four years ago, and his experience has been a gradual process that continues to impress people due to his work ethic. The receiver plays in the Region of Peel Secondary School Athletic Association (ROPSSAA) with the St. Edmund Campion Bears. The Bear will alsoRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): Grizzly WR looking for the perfect fit

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): Grizzly WR looking for the perfect fit

May 14, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Romell Samuel-Slocombe started his football career two years ago with the Huttonville Hawks. He continued in his school football career when he moved onto high school, where Romell joined the David Suzuki Grizzlies junior team in the Region of Peel Secondary School Athletic Association (ROPSSAA). The wide receiver is alsoRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): Multi-sport, Grizzly, looking into university recruitment

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): Multi-sport, Grizzly, looking into university recruitment

May 9, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Joshua Macleod started playing football two years ago in Grade 9 with the David Suzuki Grizzlies in the Region of Peel Secondary School Athletic Association (ROPSSAA). “At first I wasn’t sure how I felt about it because it seemed very complex,” Joshua said about football. “I played quarterback my firstRead 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

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): Price shooting for the top 100

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): Price shooting for the top 100

February 22, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Mitchell Price started playing football at the young age of seven and has loved it ever since. He got his start with the Orangeville Outlaws in the Ontario Minor Football League (OMFL) before deciding to go to Brampton to play with the Bulldogs in the Ontario Varsity Football League (OVFL).Read 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

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): K/P Bridge looking to prove himself as a specialist

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): K/P Bridge looking to prove himself as a specialist

February 15, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Josh Bridge has been playing football for just two years, but has found success as a kicker/punter. During the season he went 13/15, 48 long in field goals and averaged 45 yards with 70 long in punting, along with his average of 60 yard and 75 long on the kickoff. HeRead More