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SFU Reps the Leaf in new look for sports teams

SFU Reps the Leaf in new look for sports teams

August 12, 2019 at 5:35 pmby 0 comments

 BURNABY, BC – Simon Fraser University Athletics & Recreation is launching a new visual identity inspired by its celebrated past. The new SFU Athletics & Recreation icon leans into the original red and white school colours, as well as a vintage maple leaf and octagon shape worn by SFURead More

JOB POSTING: Simon Fraser University – Offensive Assistant

JOB POSTING: Simon Fraser University – Offensive Assistant

May 14, 2019 at 3:23 pmby 0 comments

Wednesday, May 14, 2019 – Simon Fraser (D-II – BC) – Simon Fraser University, a Division II school in Burnaby, B.C., Canada, is looking for an Offensive Assistant. This is stipend position with no housing or benefits. Priority will be given to those w running backs playing and/or coaching experience.Read More

JOB OPENING: SFU Defensive Assistant coaching position

JOB OPENING: SFU Defensive Assistant coaching position

May 2, 2019 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Simon Fraser (D-II – BC) –  Simon Fraser University, a Division II school in Burnaby, B.C., Canada, is looking for a defensive assistant. This is an entry level position with no housing or benefits. Priority will be given to those w defensive backs playing and/or coaching experience. Coaches with CanadianRead More

DB Hunter “There’s always room for improvement”

DB Hunter “There’s always room for improvement”

February 28, 2019 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

When William Hunter was in grade 5 he would play football with his friends every day at recess. One day William decided it would be a good idea to sign up for the Cochrane Lions Atom team. “It started just being a sport I played after school, but over theRead More

SFU introduces 2019 recruiting class

SFU introduces 2019 recruiting class

February 7, 2019 at 5:56 amby 0 comments

Thomas Ford welcomes 29 new student-athletes to Clan family, praises group for academic and on field potential. BURNABY, BC — Simon Fraser University football head coach Thomas Ford made a splash on National Signing Day, announcing the commitment of 29 new players for the upcoming 2019 season. The 2018 GNACRead More

Job position: Simon Fraser University (NCAA, D-II – Canada)

Job position: Simon Fraser University (NCAA, D-II – Canada)

January 15, 2019 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Simon Fraser University (NCAA, D-II – Canada) Simon Fraser University Football in Burnaby, British Columbia is looking to fill 2 positions immediately. We are looking for 1 offensive and 1 defensive coach who would like to get into college football. These positions are UNPAID positions with the potential to coachRead More

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SFU: Lumberjacks steal victory with touchdown in final minutes

November 12, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Simon Fraser dominated the first half and likely would have won the game, if it hadn’t missed on four field goals and an extra point. BOX SCORE BURNABY – Senior quarterback Joey Sweeney led Humboldt State to a touchdown late in the fourth quarter to steal a 23-16 victory awayRead More

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Minaker and Dixon named to GNAC All-Academic Team

November 1, 2018 at 7:36 pmby 0 comments

PORTLAND, Ore. – Simon Fraser University defensive back Ben Minaker and receiver Dallas Dixon have been named to the 2018 Great Northwest Athletic Conference Football All-Academic Team. Minaker, senior from Kelowna, carries a 3.52 cumulative grade point average as a Biomedical Physiology major while Dixon, a sophomore from Sherwood Park,Read More

SFU: Richardson, John put on offensive show in loss to Central Washington

SFU: Richardson, John put on offensive show in loss to Central Washington

October 21, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Richardson threw for 470 yards and Rysen John caught 12 passes for 234 yards. Game recap: SFU Athletics Box Score ELLENSBURG, Wash.  – Senior quarterback Miles Richardson and junior receiver Rysen John exploded offensively but it wasn’t enough to lift Simon Fraser University to victory. The Clan lost 60-19 toRead More

Clan falls 63-10 to nationally ranked Central Washington

Clan falls 63-10 to nationally ranked Central Washington

September 23, 2018 at 1:08 pmby 0 comments

QB Justin Seiber started his first game for the Clan and directed the offence to both scores, a 13-yard TD pass to RB Jason Nelson and a 79-yard drive that led to a field goal. BURNABY, BC – Simon Fraser University hung with nationally ranked Central Washington for a halfRead More

SFU game RECAP: Seiber comes off bench to toss 3 4th quarter TD passes

SFU game RECAP: Seiber comes off bench to toss 3 4th quarter TD passes

September 16, 2018 at 11:12 amby 0 comments

Trailing 52-7 in the fourth quarter, Seiber entered the game with eight minutes to play, and promptly directed the Clan to 21 points. Box Score RAPID CITY, SD – Simon Fraser University freshman quarterback Justin Seiber came off the bench to throw three fourth quarter touchdown passes but that wasn’tRead More

SFU (1): 33 game losing streak ended for the Clan

SFU (1): 33 game losing streak ended for the Clan

September 3, 2018 at 10:16 amby 0 comments

Thomas Ford era opens with 54-7 victory, ending 33 game losing streak BOXSCORE  Great win today ! 54-7 over visiting Willamette University. Classy job by everyone involved. On to next week ! #RepTheLeaf pic.twitter.com/O7HnqHe291 — SFU Football (@SFUFootball) September 2, 2018 BURNABY, BC – Simon Fraser University opened the ThomasRead More

SFU adds three full-time coaches

SFU adds three full-time coaches

March 1, 2018 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

BURNABY, BC – Simon Fraser University head football coach Thomas Ford announced today the addition of three full-time coaches to the program, naming Taylor Summers defensive coordinator, James Holan offensive coordinator and Mike Rigell special teams coach and recruiting coordinator. Taylor Summers, defensive coordinator Summers joins Simon Fraser from 2017Read More

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Clan overrun second half of Redwood Bowl

September 17, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Gavin Cobb kept the Clan in the game during the first half with two touchdown catches, the second set up by his own 83-yard kick-off return. ARCATA, Calif. – Simon Fraser University hung with Humboldt State in the first half but the Jacks turned on the offence in the secondRead More

CFC100 DE Okpoko working his way to the top

CFC100 DE Okpoko working his way to the top

June 3, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Daniel Okpoko finished the 2016 season of football with 8.5 sacks and 19.5 tackles for the St. Joseph Guardians. The young defensive end from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan earned a spot on the first edition of the CFC100 Class 2018.

SFU Pro Day: Herdmans, Litre one step closer to the pro’s

SFU Pro Day: Herdmans, Litre one step closer to the pro’s

March 15, 2017 at 5:38 amby 0 comments

Burnaby, BC – Three former SFU Clan football players took another step on their paths to the big leagues last Friday, as scouts from both the CFL and NFL descended on ‘The Windsor Bubble’ in North Vancouver to watch linebackers Jordan Herdman and Justin Herdman, as well as running backRead More

Simon Fraser game preview: Homecoming Saturday At Terry Fox Field

Simon Fraser game preview: Homecoming Saturday At Terry Fox Field

September 30, 2016 at 5:28 amby 0 comments

By Steve Frost – Sports Information Director (sfrost@sfu.ca) Simon Fraser University Clan football returns to the Burnaby Mountain campus for a special Homecoming Game this Saturday at Terry Fox Field (6 PM Kick-off). “NCAAeh” t-shirts will be given away to SFU students at the game. Sideline bleachers will bring fansRead More

Competitive fire between Herdman Brothers fuels SFU defence

Competitive fire between Herdman Brothers fuels SFU defence

September 28, 2016 at 5:29 amby 0 comments

Photo courtesy: SFU Clan Athletics Source: Aaron Martin (Sports Information Assistant) | SFU Clan Athletics The bond between brothers is a unique one – part best friends, and part lifelong rivals.   However, for the SFU Clan football team’s twin senior linebackers, Jordan and Justin Herdman, it definitely leans towards the former.  Read More

Simon Fraser University - Humboldt State University GNAC NCAA football at Swangard Stadium, Burnaby B.C. September 17 2016. Photo: Ron Hole

Jana Rushes For 262 Yards But Clan falls to Humboldt State

September 18, 2016 at 5:48 amby 0 comments

Source: Aaron Martin – Sports Information Assistant | SFU Clan Athletics Burnaby, BC – A dominant first half from the Humboldt State University Lumberjacks (2-1, 1-1) proved too much for the SFU Clan football team (0-3, 0-1) to overcome on Saturday night, as they fell 56-24 at Swangard Stadium.   “It’s aRead More

RECAP: Clan Loses Opener Against NCAA D1 Idaho State

RECAP: Clan Loses Opener Against NCAA D1 Idaho State

September 4, 2016 at 5:39 amby 0 comments

POCATELLO, Idaho – Simon Fraser University opened the 2016 football season losing 47-3 to NCAA Division I Idaho State Saturday afternoon at Holt Arena. The Bengals, which compete in the Big Sky Conference and has games the next two weekends against Colorado and Oregon State, tallied 543 yards of totalRead More

Alex April (#56) stands beside his teammate. By Rose Sadowsky.

OL April set to bring size to the SFU lines (VIDEO)

May 16, 2016 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

The young standout will be part of the SFU Clan next season. The recruiting process is a little bit like a sweepstakes for both the university and the player and both Alex April of the Spruce Grove Panthers (Alberta School Athletics Association) and NCAA’s Division 2 Simon Fraser Clan wonRead More

Richards resigns as SFU Athletics Director

Richards resigns as SFU Athletics Director

June 1, 2015 at 12:57 pmby 0 comments

BURNABY, BC – Simon Fraser University Associate Vice-President, Students, Dr. Tim Rahilly, announced today that Dr. Milton Richards has resigned as Senior Director of Athletics and Recreation after almost four years leading Clan athletics. Richards had served as Athletics Director at Simon Fraser University since November 1, 2011 and was instrumentalRead More

Clan introduce Chapdelaine as new head coach (VIDEO)

Clan introduce Chapdelaine as new head coach (VIDEO)

February 4, 2014 at 6:27 amby 0 comments

  ****UPDATED 6PM EST***** Burnaby, BC – The Simon Fraser University Athletics Department will introduce their new head football coach, former BC Lions offensive coordinator Jacques Chapdelaine, in a press conference later today. Chapdelaine most recently served as offensive coordinator for the BC Lions from 2008-13, before parting ways withRead More