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Focused DE Jett Sweitzer is locked on path of hard work, driven by taste of success

Focused DE Jett Sweitzer is locked on path of hard work, driven by taste of success

August 12, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Children often find idols as they grow up, and that is how Jett Sweitzer got into playing football. Jett’s uncle, James, played football in high school and in Thunder Bay. This article is for CFC Insiders only Become a CFC Insider Member to see this content. Please login  or SignupRead More

DB Brayden Parker looking to bring spotlight to northern ON

DB Brayden Parker looking to bring spotlight to northern ON

August 3, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Looking to get to the next level while earning a degree in Sports Medicine, defensive back Brayden Parker with the St. Ignatius Falcons in Ontario is already grinding away – and his high school career is just getting started. This article is for CFC Insiders only Become a CFC InsiderRead More

DT Thunder Atlookan goes from wanting to quit to learning how hard work pays off

DT Thunder Atlookan goes from wanting to quit to learning how hard work pays off

May 10, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Pride goes before the fall. How many of us have thought that we have it all together when we approach a new endeavor only to find out that we are completely out of our league. This is the crux of it – do you quit? or do you fight andRead More

Queen’s campus, facilities ‘second to none’

Queen’s campus, facilities ‘second to none’

April 15, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Queen’s adds two Ontario commits to their 2019 class. It’s safe to say that there is no other school that Noah Penfold, a receiver from St. Ignatius High School, and Nick Kozachuk, a linebacker from London South Collegiate Institute, would rather play with than the Queen’s Gaels. Noah Penfold ForRead More

DT Thunder Atlookan overcomes life’s challenges to play football

DT Thunder Atlookan overcomes life’s challenges to play football

February 14, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

 Football means more to Thunder Atlookan than a lot of people realize, and he knows that it’s a privilege that he gets to play the sport he loves and not a right. Thunder wasn’t fortunate enough to have a typical upbringing of a young child, and now that heRead More

St. Ignatius Falcons celebrate 2018 OFSAA Metro Bowl victory (Courtesy: Twitter/TBCDSB_Ignatius

Thunder Bay putting itself in football foreground

December 21, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Thunder Bay. Football. Two words that, up until three years ago, not many people would have associated with one another. Thunder Bay – population 108,000 and one of the northernmost destinations in Ontario – is known more as a hockey town. After all, they have produced more NHL hockey playersRead More

Queen’s head coach ‘truly cares about his players’

Queen’s head coach ‘truly cares about his players’

June 2, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Queen’s adds an out-of-province commit and a northern Ontario commit to their 2018 class. When their new careers begin, offensive lineman Jacob Butler from Chilliwack High School and defensive back Jake Robertson from St. Ignatius High School will be looking to make the Queen’s Gaels that much stronger offensively andRead More

Noah Penfold (REC)

Noah Penfold (REC)

January 22, 2018 at 9:24 amby 0 comments
COACHES SPOTLIGHT (MOORE): “At the beginning of the season, 12 individuals walk onto that field, but at the end of the season, one team takes the last snap”

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (MOORE): “At the beginning of the season, 12 individuals walk onto that field, but at the end of the season, one team takes the last snap”

May 23, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Coaches play a big role in the development of their players, not just on the field, but off the field. There are thousands of community/high school coaches that sacrifice countless hours of their own time to make sure that amateur football is an opportunity presented to young people all acrossRead More

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Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): DB Modi determined to play post-secondary football

May 12, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Pitia Modi started playing football back in Grade 9 because a lot of his friends were football players, which peaked his interest. He got his start with the St. Ignatius Falcons in the North Western Ontario Secondary School Athletic Association (NWOSSAA), where he started to get to know the gameRead More

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FPC DB ready to join familiar face on Queens Gaels

March 19, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The Gaels bring in an Ontario commit to their Class of 2017. The Queens Gaels are about the have double the trouble on both sides of the ball after Liam Puskas, a defensive back from St. Ignatius High School, committed to the team. Puskas won’t be the first of hisRead More

2016 Honorable Mentions (ON-West): “Football has taught me hard work, dedication and teamwork”

2016 Honorable Mentions (ON-West): “Football has taught me hard work, dedication and teamwork”

February 7, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

High school football season across Canada is something amazing in its own right. Week in and week out, from the beginning of September to the beginning of December (in some provinces), players go out and compete in all kinds of weather and in all kinds of circumstances. Some teams haveRead More

Caden Doyle of the Fulton Maroons gets past all three Windsor Dukes players for a 62 yard rush and touchdown during the first round of high school football play offs Friday at the Greater Vernon Athletics Park.

REC Newransky ready to put Thunder Bay on the map

January 10, 2017 at 5:41 amby 0 comments

Sometimes the bright lights of Ontario don’t shine far enough to reflect the Northern cities, but in recent years the times have changed thanks to a young crop of talent who have forced their way into the spotlight. An influential player in this Northern revolution is wide receiver Josh Newransky,Read More

Blues add Thunder Bay recruit (VIDEO)

Blues add Thunder Bay recruit (VIDEO)

May 23, 2015 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Thunder Bay kicker signs with OUA team. The University of Toronto Varsity Blues have bolstered their special teams with the addition of Ryan Grandell to their football program. The 5’10, 170 pound kicker from Thunder Bay, Ontario will join the team for the 2015 OUA season. Ultimately, proximity and theRead More

RECAP: Lavric pilots CFC#31 Spartans to third OFSAA win [stats]

RECAP: Lavric pilots CFC#31 Spartans to third OFSAA win [stats]

November 28, 2014 at 3:46 pmby 1 comment

CFC#31 Lorne Park Spartans staved off a late comeback attempt to defeat St Ignatius Falcons 37-25 earlier today at the OFSAA Bowl Festival Series. This marks the third OFSAA Bowl victory for the Spartans, who previously won in 2013 as well as the 2010 Metro Bowl. Ryan Grandell got theRead More

CFC National Playoff Countdowns & Predictions (OFSAA): “The truth is we know very little about them, which takes us out of our comfort zone” (VIDEO)

CFC National Playoff Countdowns & Predictions (OFSAA): “The truth is we know very little about them, which takes us out of our comfort zone” (VIDEO)

November 27, 2014 at 6:29 amby 1 comment

CFC INSIDER Today, CFC continues its exclusive coverage of “National Playoff Countdowns & Predictions”.  Some of these teams are currently ranked in the ‘CFC TOP 50‘ high school poll this season. In this next installment, CFC#31 and Region of Peel Secondary School Athletic Association (ROPSSAA) representative Lorne Park Spartans Offensive CoordinatorRead More