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CFC50 Game Preview (MB): St. Paul’s and Dakota set to battle

CFC50 Game Preview (MB): St. Paul’s and Dakota set to battle

September 29, 2017 at 5:49 amby 0 comments

CFC50 Dakota Lancers vs. CFC50 St. Paul’s Crusaders Friday, Sept. 29th @ 7:00pm This week in the Winnipeg High School Football League our premier game will be the Dakota Lancers against St. Paul’s Crusaders on Friday, at 7:00 pm. Both teams are 3-0 heading into this one. The Lancers willRead More

St. Paul's Provincial Champions 2016, WHSFL

High School Preview (MB): Two #CFC50 teams meet for afternoon slug fest

September 16, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Two #CFC 50 teams will meet at Vincent Massey on Saturday afternoon. The #4St. Paul’s Crusaders and #17Vincent Massey Trojans will battle for bragging rights in the Winnipeg High School Football League when they meet at 2:30 pm. The St. Paul’s Crusaders won both of last year’s matches by aRead More

2017 High School Team Previews (MB): CFC50 St. Paul’s ready to defend provincial throne

2017 High School Team Previews (MB): CFC50 St. Paul’s ready to defend provincial throne

September 9, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the start of the high school season, we will be posting high school/Cégep team previews from June to September as part of our comprehensive season coverage. Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) has tapped into our network of coaches to produce team previews for the 2017 season. The #CFCteampreviews highlight top returningRead More

Game of the week PREVIEW (MB): Can the Spartans upset the CFC50 Crusaders?

Game of the week PREVIEW (MB): Can the Spartans upset the CFC50 Crusaders?

September 8, 2017 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

The St. Paul’s Crusaders open up their 2017 season with a game against the Sisler Spartans on Friday, at St. Paul’s. In their last tune up before the regular season, the Crusaders competed well, made some plays, made a few mistakes, but reacted well to Garden City’s good plays. “ExhibitionRead More

St. Paul's Provincial Champions 2016, WHSFL

High school pre-season (MB): Crusaders and Gophers clash in the last preseason matchup

August 30, 2017 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

The final preseason matchup for the CFC50 ranked St. Paul’s Crusaders is against the Garden City Gophers on Wednesday, August 30th. This is the only time this season that the Crusaders will be matching up with Garden City and they are looking forward to it. Head coach Stacy Dainard added,Read More

OL Vaccaro getting better

OL Vaccaro getting better

August 21, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Matteo Vaccaro earned a spot on Team Manitoba U18 at this year’s Canada Cup in Nova Scotia. The offensive lineman from St.Paul’s has also suited up for Team Manitoba U16, the Fort Garry Lions, and the Crescentwood Grizzlies over the course of his 9 year football career. “The thing I like mostRead More

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DB Adamopoulos uses his size to advantage

July 11, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The young defensive back mentioned that his favorite part about playing defensive back is the thrill of playmaking. “The rush you get when making an interception to give the offense the ball back is great,” said Stephen. “It makes you feel like a massive contribution to the team and it’sRead More

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FB Mulligan enjoys the physicality

May 27, 2017 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Quinn Mulligan finished the year with 17 carries good for 107 yards and three touchdowns for the WHSFL Anavets bowl champions, the St. Paul’s Crusaders St.Paul’s fullback chose the position because it involves hitting someone every play. Quinn added, “That along with being able to carry and catch the ballRead More

WR Boyko’s dedication to football

WR Boyko’s dedication to football

April 30, 2017 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Ben Boyko finished the 2016 season hauling in 31 passes good for 404 yards and 3 touchdowns. As a punt return specialist, Ben earned 190 yards on 17 punt returns and one touchdown. In 2014 with the St. Paul’s Crusaders, the young wide out gained 382 yards through the airRead More

Bisons bring in 3 commits to the herd

Bisons bring in 3 commits to the herd

January 10, 2017 at 5:39 amby 0 comments

Manitoba welcomes one out-of-province and two local commits to their team. Manitoba is calling its boys, both new and familiar to her ways, back and Samson Abbott, a defensive end from the University of Alberta, Luc Catellier, a defensive back from the Calgary Colts (CJFL) and Remis Tshiovo, a runningRead More

Shae Weekes signs his LOI. Courtesy of Shea Weekes.

CFC100 joins the Bisons’ herd

December 28, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Manitoba picks up highly-touted defensive back. CFC100 Shae Weekes, a defensive back from St. Paul’s High School, will be staying home after signing with the University of Manitoba Bisons. St. Adolphe, Weekes’s hometown, is only a short drive away from the University of Manitoba. “I chose to commit to ManitobaRead More

#CFC100 DB Weekes Ready For The Next Step

#CFC100 DB Weekes Ready For The Next Step

November 17, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER St.Paul’s Crusaders all-star defensive back is open to playing football north or south of the border. that ball is always mine?? pic.twitter.com/tKVG2XmXH8 — Shae Weekes (@Shevon_22) November 11, 2016 About Canadafootballchat.com Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) is the number one national amateur football website (source: ComScore.com) and most respected source for highRead More

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Anavets Bowl PREVIEW (MB): Can the #CFC50 Vincent Massey Trojans repeat?

November 10, 2016 at 5:34 amby 0 comments

Thursday night marks the 17th year the Anavets Bowl will take place in the Winnipeg High School Football League. The matchup between two nationally ranked teams, the St.Paul’s Crusaders and Vincent Massey Trojans, should be what everyone is expecting. In the first matchup between the teams, Vincent Massey outscored St.Paul’sRead More

#CFC50 Playoff preview (MB): No. 7 St.Paul’s Crusaders take on the Sturgeon Heights Huskies

#CFC50 Playoff preview (MB): No. 7 St.Paul’s Crusaders take on the Sturgeon Heights Huskies

November 4, 2016 at 5:34 amby 0 comments

The second semi-final of the Winnipeg High School Football League takes place Friday night between the 7-0 #CFC50 No. 7 St.Paul’s Crusaders and the 4-3 Sturgeon Heights Huskies. Last week in the quarter-finals, St.Paul’s cruised to a victory over the Dakota Lancers 68-0. In the Crusaders 2016 season they haveRead More

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#CFC50 game of the week (MB): No. 9 St.Paul’s Crusaders host Oak Park in the ‘Laping Bowl’

October 21, 2016 at 5:36 amby 0 comments

On Friday night the last regular season matchup of the WHSFL season will be a rivalry between the Oak Park Raiders and #CFC50 No. 9 St.Paul’s Crusaders. This game has been named the ‘Laping Bowl’, after Nick Laping. Nick Laping graduated from St.Paul’s in 1961. Laping was the offensive coordinatorRead More

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#CFC50 game preview (MB): No. 20 Vincent Massey Trojans host the Oak Park Raiders

September 29, 2016 at 5:46 amby 0 comments

Week 4 of the Winnipeg High School Football League has two matchups. The first game is between #CFC50 No. 20 Vincent Massey Trojans and the Oak Park Raiders. The 2-1 Vincent Massey Trojans walked through the Dakota Lancers 34-0 last week, while the Oak Park Raiders had a shutout ofRead More

#CFC50 game preview (MB): No 11 St.Paul’s Crusaders host the Sisler Spartans

#CFC50 game preview (MB): No 11 St.Paul’s Crusaders host the Sisler Spartans

September 23, 2016 at 5:53 amby 0 comments

This Friday night, the #CFC50 No. 11 St. Paul’s Crusaders (2-0)  host the Sisler Spartans (1-1) under the lights at St. Paul’s high school. In last week’s WHSFL action the Spartans lost a close game to the Grant Park Pirates 16-12, while the Crusaders defeated the Murdoch MacKay Clansmen 40-6.Read More

DB Tompkins ready to excel (VIDEO)

DB Tompkins ready to excel (VIDEO)

September 17, 2016 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

St.Paul’s Crusaders standout, Colm Tompkins, has big football aspirations, hoping for big final year. Colm Tompkins Positions: Defensive back Height/Weight 5’10,165 lbs Teams: St.Paul’s Crusaders AAA (WHSFL) Crescentwood Grizzlies (minor: MMFA) Commitment: none Official Visits: none Considerations: open Class: 2017 Colm Tompkins joined his first football team when he was 6Read More

#CFC50 game preview (MB): St. Paul’s Crusaders meet the Murdoch MacKay Clansmen

#CFC50 game preview (MB): St. Paul’s Crusaders meet the Murdoch MacKay Clansmen

September 16, 2016 at 5:46 amby 0 comments

This Friday night the #CFC50 ranked No. 11 St.Paul’s Crusaders meet the Murdoch MacKay Clansmen in their quest for another perfect season. The Crusaders are coming off of a 21-20 comeback victory against the defending champions Vincent Massey Trojans, while the Clansmen lost their game against Grant Park, 34-21. InRead More

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#CFC50 HS game preview (MB): St.Paul’s Crusaders collide with the VM Trojans

September 9, 2016 at 5:59 amby 0 comments

On Friday night the Winnipeg High School Football League has a rematch of last year’s Anavets Bowl. The Varsity champion, #CFC50 No. 14 Vincent Massey Trojans, will be heading to the #CFC50 No. 17 St.Paul’s to collide with the Crusaders in what should be an exciting football game. Last seasonRead More

#CFC50 high school preview (MB – St.Paul’s Crusaders): Will it be another perfect season

#CFC50 high school preview (MB – St.Paul’s Crusaders): Will it be another perfect season

September 7, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Canadafootballchat.com is previewing high school teams from across the nation throughout the summer.  As the previews are announced, you can find them here on CFC. What is #CFC50 #CFC50 is the Twitter hashtag to use if you want to get involved in the discussion or just follow along. If youRead More

#CFC50 Games of the Week [1]: Rumble in Regina

#CFC50 Games of the Week [1]: Rumble in Regina

September 7, 2016 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

We will be previewing the #CFC50 Games of the Week. While this will be generally geared towards the #CFC50 ranked teams, we want to hear from you if there are great rivalry games or exciting matchups, regardless of tier or division, that we aren’t aware of. Send us a ‘headsRead More

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#CFC50 battle St.Paul’s vs LeBoldus Golden Suns (Non-Conf.)

August 31, 2016 at 5:54 amby 0 comments

The Winnipeg High School Football League’s St.Paul’s Crusaders are traveling to Regina to face one of the country’s best. On Wednesday, August 31st the Crusaders take on the LeBoldus Golden Suns in a battle of the prairies. St.Paul’s had a good season last year. The Crusaders went 7-0 in theRead More