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SMU community, coaches, attract 3 teammates

SMU community, coaches, attract 3 teammates

February 11, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Huskies add three out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. Alex DesOrmeaux, an offensive lineman from Huron Heights Secondary School, will be getting the full east coast experience after committing to the Saint Mary’s Huskies. Running back Noah Jacka and defensive tackle Ali Azraq from Huron Heights Secondary School will alsoRead More

SMU commits want ‘to be a part of something great’

SMU commits want ‘to be a part of something great’

February 5, 2019 at 6:08 amby 0 comments

Huskies add three provincial commits to their 2019 class. When the Saint Mary’s Huskies came knocking, defensive linemen Mikey Braha and Aidan Durhan McGinn from Charles P. Allen High School jumped at the chance to play for the team. Defensive lineman Caleb Purdy from Auburn High School will also beRead More

OL Martin “It takes a special kind of athlete to be a Tackle”

OL Martin “It takes a special kind of athlete to be a Tackle”

November 15, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Football means family to offensive tackle, Mike Martin. “It has helped mold me into the man I am today, I would not be where I am today without football,” he said. “And for that I am forever grateful.”  

Courtesy of Mount Allison.

MTA Mounties add former York Lions coach to staff

June 14, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Mounties add new recruiting coordinator to their team. In an off-season that has been ripe with coaching changes, the Mount Alison Mounties are also welcoming a new face to their staff. The team has hired Zac Colangelo, the former recruiting coordinator and defensive backs coach for the York Lions, full-timeRead More

Courtesy of Aidan McKeown.

SMU Huskies ‘really made me feel wanted’

March 12, 2018 at 5:58 amby 1 comment

SMU adds an out-of-province commit to their 2018 class. Despite having to move to a new province, Aidan McKeown, a quarterback from Canada Prep Academy, feels right at home with the Saint Mary’s University Huskies. “I chose to commit to SMU for a couple of reasons. I loved the coaches.Read More

SMU ‘community’ draws four

SMU ‘community’ draws four

March 10, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

SMU adds one provincial commit and three out-of-province commits to their team. When Logan Jeffries, a defensive tackle from Millwood High School, and Jake Simpson, a linebacker form Huron Heights Secondary School, talked to the Saint Mary’s University Huskies, they were welcomed with open arms. Linebackers Jonathan Cimankinda from theRead More

SMU Huskies offered ‘home away from home’

SMU Huskies offered ‘home away from home’

February 14, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

SMU adds an out-of-province commit to their Class of 2018. For his dad’s birthday, Nicholai Sauer, a long-snapper from the Royal Imperial Collegiate of Canada, got him something quite special, a signed letter of intent to play with the Saint Mary’s Huskies. Sauer will be exchanging the steel mills andRead More

#12, WR Matt LeFleur (photo Craig Farrish)

WR Matt LeFleur is using camp to test drive new QB’s

September 18, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Last season, Matt Lefleur was one of four Leo Hayes receivers whose hands netted the Lions sixteen hundred yards thru the air, on a campaign that had three thousand total yards. The senior’s season ended with a loss in the Provincial final, snapping the clubs perfect season. As if losingRead More

DT Ronnie Thiessen “plugs gaps like a rabid junkyard dog”

DT Ronnie Thiessen “plugs gaps like a rabid junkyard dog”

May 24, 2017 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

At 18, defensive tackle, Ronnie Thiessen, has played football for half of his life. He was first coached his 3-pt stance at nine years old in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Thiessen started with the Kinsmen youth football league then spent his junior and freshman year with the Aden Bowman Collegiate Bears. During hisRead More

Courtesy of Kyeen Augustine.

Rebuilding SMU Huskies present commits challenge, opportunity

April 22, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

SMU brings in two out-of-province commits to their Class of 2017. FPC defensive back Adrian Greene from St. Michael’s College and offensive lineman Kyeen Augustine from Clarkson Football North have been camping out in Ontario, but now the east coast is calling out to them in the form of aRead More

Courtesy of Mitchell Mackett.

St. Ignatius Falcons DB/K brings his talents to SMU

February 21, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The Huskies add an out-of-province commit to their Class of 2017. The Saint Mary’s Huskies most recent commit, Mitchell Mackett, a defensive back and kicker from St. Ignatius High School, had a natural talent for the game it seems. Mackett’s career is young to say the least. Having been undecidedRead More

Courtesy of Lerenzo Ihanza.

WR/DB Ihanza looking for new start with SMU

February 7, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Huskies bring in out-of-province commit. Lerenzo Ihanza, a wide receiver transfer from the University of Manitoba, has already experienced life out west, but now the Toronto-born athlete is ready to take the east coast, and the Saint Mary’s University Huskies, by storm. “I needed a fresh start somewhere to ballRead More

Huron Heights' star quarterback Kaleb Scott is heading to Canton OH next year. By Nick Iwanyshyn.

SMU now home for QB Scott

January 21, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Huskies welcome an NCAA-experienced quarterback to their team. After a stint in the NCAA, Kaleb Scott, a quarterback from Huron Heights Secondary School, is coming back to the Great White North after committing to the Saint Mary’s University Huskies. Scott, who was a member of the CFC100 Class of 2014,Read More

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SMU makes late recruiting splash with CIS transfer (VIDEO)

July 18, 2016 at 9:10 amby 0 comments

Halifax offensive lineman returns home, joins AUS team’s 2016 class. The Saint Mary’s (SMU) Huskies have announced the transfer of Kadeem Adams to their football program. Adams, the 6’4, 273 pound offensive lineman from Halifax, Nova Scotia will join the Huskies for the 2016 AUS season. “Adding a great playerRead More

Nova Scotia football community seeking support for coach (VIDEO)

Nova Scotia football community seeking support for coach (VIDEO)

May 16, 2016 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

The Nova Scotia football community is asking for support for one of their own coaches. In a YouTube video posted by Charles P Allen Cheetahs quarterback Duncan Patterson disclosed that volunteer coach and former Saint Mary’s Huskies player Jean-Michel Sylvain has been diagnosed with a rare form of cancer calledRead More

“Great experience” prompted Waterloo recruit to opt for SMU (VIDEO)

“Great experience” prompted Waterloo recruit to opt for SMU (VIDEO)

February 14, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Waterloo kicker joins AUS team’s 2016 class Robel Berhane is moving to the Atlantic Coast in the coming months. The 5’8, 145 pound kicker from Waterloo, Ontario has signed with the Saint Mary’s Huskies.  Berhane will join the team for the 2015 AUS season. Overall, Berhane was impressed on hisRead More

Barrie recruit says SMU “a program to look out for in years to come”

Barrie recruit says SMU “a program to look out for in years to come”

February 11, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Barrie lineman joins AUS team’s 2016 class Michael McKean likes the direction that the Saint Mary’s (SMU) Huskies is headed towards in the future. Consequently, the 6’4, 330 pound offensive lineman (guard) from Barrie, Ontario signed recently with the Huskies.  McKean will join the team for the 2016 AUS season.Read More

SOURCES: Colzie III to be hired at SMU Huskies Head Coach

SOURCES: Colzie III to be hired at SMU Huskies Head Coach

February 7, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Several media and CIS sources have indicated that James Colzie III will be moving to the East Coast to take on the job of Head Coach of the Saint Mary’s (SMU) Huskies. This past fall as Defensive Coordinator/Defensive Backs Coach of the UBC Thunderbirds, Colzie III helped the team win the VanierRead More

Local recruit hopes to help SMU “rise to the top and win a Vanier Cup” (VIDEO)

Local recruit hopes to help SMU “rise to the top and win a Vanier Cup” (VIDEO)

January 30, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Timberlea linebacker joins AUS team’s 2016 class. Saint Mary’s Huskies recently announced the commitment of Liam Brennan to their football program. Brennan, the 6’0, 205 pound linebacker from Timberlea, Nova Scotia will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “Liam is a proven winner,” commented Huskies Interim Head CoachRead More

SMU bolsters offensive line with CEGEP recruit (VIDEO)

SMU bolsters offensive line with CEGEP recruit (VIDEO)

January 28, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

***UPDATED JANUARY 28TH,2016 @ 1:00PM**** CEGEP left tackle joins AUS team’s 2016 class Saint Mary’s Huskies have announced the addition of Damien Constantin to their football program. The 6’7, 355 pound left tackle from Montreal, Quebec will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. Constantin was recruited by overRead More

SMU Head Coach Search: Third times a charm?

SMU Head Coach Search: Third times a charm?

January 18, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Is the most not wanted head coaching vacancy at Saint Mary’s? Sources have confirmed that two different candidates were offered the position; however have turned it down so far. The most prolific of the two is recently named interim Head Coach of the Guelph Gryphons Kevin MacNeill. Previous to gettingRead More