Post Tagged with: "Team Canada"

DYK: Raiders coming to Canada? German QB invited to CFL Intl. combine, and more

DYK: Raiders coming to Canada? German QB invited to CFL Intl. combine, and more

March 18, 2019 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels.  In this edition: Oakland Raiders look to schedule exhibition game in Canada German quarterback competing at CFL’s international combine Former Montreal Blitz player making waves in CFL’s front office Player safetyRead More

“Fast, hard hitting and get hype” is how LB Dokken likes to play

“Fast, hard hitting and get hype” is how LB Dokken likes to play

February 12, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Isaac Dokken had an outstanding year in 2017 for the Steinbach Sabres. The 6’1 linebacker registered 53 tackles, 4 sacks, 1 forced fumble and 3 fumble recoveries in the Sabres’ first season in ‘AAA’. “What I like about my position is that I understand it, I’ve played it for aRead More

the GRIND: Canadian in Polynesian All-American Bowl, 545 lb deadlift, and more

the GRIND: Canadian in Polynesian All-American Bowl, 545 lb deadlift, and more

January 15, 2018 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Much like our social media feeds, CFC100 and CFC60 prospects are always moving at a quick pace as they dart from camp to camp and campus to campus in search of their next stepping stone towards university football. Each week we’ll do our best to keep up with the top players inRead More

Varsity Blues an ‘up-and-coming team,’ says commit

Varsity Blues an ‘up-and-coming team,’ says commit

November 25, 2017 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Toronto adds a GTA commit to their Class of 2018. When it came to looking at schools, Garrison Pyle, a defensive lineman from Bishop Reading Catholic High School, realized that the University of Toronto could offer him everything he wanted and more. Founded in 1827, the University of Toronto hasRead More

Playing o-line is all about playing for the team, says OL Masri-Fliss

Playing o-line is all about playing for the team, says OL Masri-Fliss

October 1, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

The men on the line often go unnoticed. As offensive linemen, their job is one of little praise, but holds so much importance to the game. It’s a reality that Alex Masri-Fliss knows all too well. Having spent five years on the offensive line, Masri-Fliss uses football to release pentRead More

Photo courtesy of Pierre-Gabriel Germain

CFC60 Germain is all about the hustle

July 24, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Family doesn’t always mean blood #GrandFreres#respect#squadgoals#bestinthebusiness A post shared by pierre-gabriel germain (@pg_thirdteen) on Nov 17, 2016 at 4:42pm PST CFC60 Pierre-Gabriel Germain is expecting to see a lot of game time this upcoming season. In fact, he is already gearing his mind up for other teams to be preparingRead More

CFC60 Smith St-Cyr: “football is in my blood”

CFC60 Smith St-Cyr: “football is in my blood”

July 23, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

2 weeks ago a chapter ended, there’s always going to be ups and downs, the real champions are the one who keeps grinding till the end and comes back stronger. Thank you to all my brothers that made this year this memorable! Next season is ours? VCpride?? #family #football #5Read More

Photo courtesy of Marc-Antoine Lemay (credit: @violettepixelphotossportives)

“Being an offensive lineman means you will forever work in the shadow” says CFC60 Lemay

July 20, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

With your future already somewhat secure, CFC60 Marc-Antoine Lemay will be added to the Montréal Carabins long line of offensive linemen come 2018. Committing early with the Carabins, Lemay can relax this next season and just focus on football and preparing as much as he can for the beast thatRead More

Another CFC100 gets his first NCAA offer

Another CFC100 gets his first NCAA offer

July 18, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Announced on social media, CFC100 Inho Choi has received his first Division 1 offer from the University of Columbia. An unbelievable moment for me, exciting to announce I have received my first Division I Scholarship from the University of Columbia! pic.twitter.com/pu6sfB9W5l — Inho Choi (@TheSecondChoi) July 16, 2017 The 6’2,Read More

Longtime Regina Riot competitor Claire Dore walks away a winner

Longtime Regina Riot competitor Claire Dore walks away a winner

June 27, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

A charter member of the Regina Riot, the second WWCFL championship in the illustrious career of Claire Dore helped bring her career full circle. Making the decision to retire from the game, hanging up her cleats following the championship confrontation with the Calgary Rage, it marked the end of aRead More

JP Cimankinda; Courtesy of JP Cimankinda

CFC100 Cimankinda is a game breaker

May 17, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

CFC100 running back, JP Cimankinda, can honestly say he’s been surrounded his whole life. Growing up in a family with eleven siblings, it’s amazing that he didn’t get lost in the shuffle. But being the baby of the family, he has been able to learn a lot from his olderRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): Okoko-Chomseng, ups and downs

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (West Coast): Okoko-Chomseng, ups and downs

May 8, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

With 24 touchdowns, 60 tackles, 8 forced fumbles, 7 fumble recoveries, and 3 interceptions for the WJ Mouat Hawks, Ebiye Okoko-Chomseng is a machine on the field. Being the MVP is nothing new to Ebiye as he has won this award 2012, 2014, 2015, and 2016. He also was awarded BestRead More

#57 Spencer Nichols

“Surprised” says CFC100 Nichols

May 1, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

This young tight end has come a long way in the four years that he has been playing football. CFC100 Spencer Nichols didn’t always know the sport that has now put him in the limelight. But we don’t foresee that light going out anytime soon. You just might need your shades.

Preparation gives CFC100 QB Donnelly his edge

Preparation gives CFC100 QB Donnelly his edge

April 25, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Some say practice makes perfect, but not according to quarterback Josh Donnelly. He believes that preparation is what leads you to be successful. That preparation has paid off as he was recently ranked on the latest edition of the CFC100 top prospects list for 2018.  

“…focused, ears open, and eyes set on the end goal” says CFC100 Jesse Luketa

“…focused, ears open, and eyes set on the end goal” says CFC100 Jesse Luketa

April 3, 2017 at 9:30 amby 0 comments

With the release of the CFC100 Class of 2018 top prospects list, we thought the final 2017 CFC100 list had amazing Canadian talent on it. This year is no different and the talent keeps getting stronger. For the number 1 ranked player on this list, we started following him in gradeRead More

Bisons welcome Massey Trojan to 2017 class

Bisons welcome Massey Trojan to 2017 class

January 16, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Another Vincent Massey Trojan is set to join Manitoba in September. Tong King, an offensive tackle from Vincent Massey Colligate, is ready to become a better player under the tutelage of his new team, the University of Manitoba Bisons. Hailing from Winnipeg, Manitoba, King will have the chance to playRead More

CFC100 Smyth; “it is always nice to be recognized for the hard work and dedication you put in”

CFC100 Smyth; “it is always nice to be recognized for the hard work and dedication you put in”

December 21, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Linebackers. Some say they are the “quarterback” of the defense. The position is definitely one where the player needs to be physical, instinctual, and crafty. After all, you have to anticipate on a dime and work to foil the opponent’s plan. CFC100 Spencer Smyth knows this all too well andRead More

Acadia signs Saskatchewan offensive lineman (VIDEO)

Acadia signs Saskatchewan offensive lineman (VIDEO)

February 8, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Warman offensive lineman joins AUS team’s 2016 class. Nathan Heide is coming to the Atlantic coast to play football at the CIS level. The 6’2, 295 pound offensive lineman from Warman, Saskatchewan has signed with the Acadia Axemen. Heide will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. Overall, thereRead More

DB Hagerty to hit visit circuit after the season

DB Hagerty to hit visit circuit after the season

October 11, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Tartans standout to take in official visits with CWUAA schools at conclusion of season. Campbell Tartans defensive back Josh Hagerty is honoured about an opportunity coming up in early 2016.

First wave added to Canada’s U-19 squad competing against U.S. at 2015 International Bowl

First wave added to Canada’s U-19 squad competing against U.S. at 2015 International Bowl

January 10, 2015 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Twenty-three players have been added to Canada’s Under-19 National Team which will compete against Team USA on February 7 in Arlington, Texas at the University of Texas-Arlington’s Maverick Stadium. The series of games is a collaboration of the sport’s national governing bodies in each country – USA Football and FootballRead More

Alberta running back commits to Stingers

Alberta running back commits to Stingers

January 5, 2015 at 5:02 pmby 1 comment

The Concordia football program is pleased to announce Myles Browne, a top running back and member of Canada’s U18 Team, has signed a CIS Letter of Intent committing to the Stingers. “We are thrilled that Myles is going to be part of our family,” said Patrick Donovan, Concordia’s assistant headRead More

Another convincing victory, Canada advances to final against USA (stats)

Another convincing victory, Canada advances to final against USA (stats)

July 15, 2014 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Kuwait – Football Canada’s Junior National Team has advanced to the International Federation of American Football (IFAF) U-19 World Championship gold medal game where they will face Team USA after defeating Austria 36-7 on Sunday evening in Kuwait. Canada took a 14-0 lead into halftime following a pair of touchdownRead More

Canada’s Junior National Team adds 5 to roster, 2 CFC TOP 100 players

Canada’s Junior National Team adds 5 to roster, 2 CFC TOP 100 players

June 29, 2014 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

In preparation for the 2014 International Federation of American Football (IFAF) U-19 World Championship in Kuwait, Football Canada’s Junior National Team begins its title defense with a training camp in Italy beginning on Sunday June 29 through to July 5. Canada and Team USA have met in the previous twoRead More