Post Tagged with: "Team Nova Scotia"

StFX hospitality attracts two to the team

StFX hospitality attracts two to the team

February 3, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

StFX bring in provincial commit and an out-of-province commit to their Class of 2018. It didn’t take long for linebacker Josh Felix from Lockview High School and offensive lineman Matthew Cronin from St. Andrew’s College to feel right at home with the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. Josh Felix A memberRead More

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ATH Potter likes “split second decisions”

August 4, 2017 at 2:30 amby 0 comments

For many of us, making a decision of any sort can be torturous, never mind one that has to be made in seconds. For Logan Potter, he has no problem with this when it comes to football. “I like being in control of the defence and having to make theRead More

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Soccer player turned football player, Kicker Pelton-Kelly looking forward to next chapter

August 1, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

They are the lone athletes on the field, often the sideline, only used at specific points in the game, and are often forgotten. But, you don’t mess with the kicker. Playing for the Central Kings Rural High School Gators, Clay Pelton-Kelly was awarded the NSSAF football league Most Outstanding KickerRead More

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JL Ilsley Judge’s Furlotte excited to go deep in playoffs this season

July 25, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

When we’re young, we sometimes forget the importance of doing ‘stuff’. I wouldn’t go so far to say that we can get lazy, but unless we have people in our corner who offer alternatives to making the most of the time we have, we often will pick the easy way.Read More

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CFC100 OL Spicer looking for 4th provincial with Citadel Phoenix

July 17, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

A lot can happen in eight years. The people you meet, the experiences you have, and the life lessons you learn add up to mold and shape us and, hopefully, propel us to reaching our potential. For CFC100 Kirklen Spicer, he said his coaches and his mother are his crew.Read More

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“Football has taught me to take responsibility for my own actions” says OL Scott

July 16, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

When I ask up and coming football players what football means to them and what is has taught them, it is amazing to me how similar many of those answers are. For offensive lineman, Logan Thomas Scott, his answer is no different. “Football means a lot to me. It hasRead More

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Football doesn’t fall far from the tree for QB Melanson

July 6, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Negative situations can have two results; they either pull us down or they can produce a resilience and an ability to pick yourself up and overcome in ways that only misfortune can. For quarterback, Caleb Melanson, he experienced this said misfortune that made him lose his season due to aRead More

DB Upshaw a game changer (VIDEO)

DB Upshaw a game changer (VIDEO)

March 16, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Phoenix standout interested in local, OUA options. Citadel Phoenix defensive back Keyshawn Upshaw is a motivated young man willing to put in the work to take his playing abilities to the next level.

Hemming focused on continual improvement (VIDEO)

Hemming focused on continual improvement (VIDEO)

February 24, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Pair of AUS teams on radar for Flames standout Robert Hemming is following in his fathers footsteps of gridiron success.

Local visits on tap for lineman Diab

Local visits on tap for lineman Diab

September 13, 2015 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

RSEQ, AUS teams show interest in Panthers standout A powerful presence is key for Prince Andrew Panthers lineman Freddy Diab Freddy Diab Positions Offensive Line, Defensive Line Height/Weight 6’2 260 lbs Teams Prince Andrew Panthers (NSSAFFL) Dartmouth Destroyers Commitment None Official Visits None Considerations Acadia, Saint Mary’s, StFX, McGill, OpenRead More

Top choice (VIDEO)

Top choice (VIDEO)

March 19, 2014 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Two time Nova Scotia MVP becomes newest recruit to join AUS team’s 2014 class. Taylor MacDonald will begin his CIS career at home. This past weekend, the 5’9, 180 pound defensive back from Bedford, Nova Scotia committed to the Saint Mary’s Huskies.  He will join the team for the 2014Read More

Maritime contingent (VIDEO)

Maritime contingent (VIDEO)

March 8, 2014 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Nova Scotia & New Brunswick standouts join AUS Conference Champions. Nova Scotia and New Brunswick will be well represented in Mount Allison Mounties 2014 Class. Hayden Clarke, Brayden Culligan, O’Neil Barton, Wyatt Noel and Pat Gillespie have all signed with the Mounties for the 2014 AUS season. HAYDEN CLARKE: TheRead More

Nova Scotia strong (VIDEO)

Nova Scotia strong (VIDEO)

February 28, 2014 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Nova Scotia standouts join local AUS team’s 2014 class Five Nova Scotia Student Athletic Federation Football League (NSSAFFL) standouts will commence their CIS careers in their home province. Spencer Bennett, Daniel Sule, Spencer Wiechert, John Paul and Jay Hachey have all recently committed to the Saint Mary’s Huskies for theRead More

Boosting burst (VIDEO)

Boosting burst (VIDEO)

February 9, 2014 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Ontario & Nova Scotia standouts recently join AUS team’s 2014 class. Recently, the Mount Allison Mounties announced two recruits to their football program. Ontario defensive back Mickey Valcius and Nova Scotia offensive lineman Liam Hickey will join the team for the 2014 AUS season. MICKEY VALCIUS: The 6’0, 165 poundRead More

Griffin wall (VIDEO)

Griffin wall (VIDEO)

February 5, 2014 at 5:28 amby 0 comments

Nine CIS schools and counting have expressed interest in Griffins standout. While time is on his side, Horton Griffins offensive lineman Brock O’Brien is soaking in the recruitment experience.  

Homegrown commitment

Homegrown commitment

February 1, 2014 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Sackville defensive lineman newest recruit to join AUS team’s 2014 class. A Nova Scotia defensive standout has opted to play in front of the hometown crowd this upcoming fall. Kyle MacDonald has committed to the Saint Mary’s Huskies for the 2014 AUS season.  The 6’2, 255 pound defensive lineman fromRead More

Maritime recruiting champs? (VIDEO)

Maritime recruiting champs? (VIDEO)

January 30, 2014 at 6:27 amby 0 comments

Lone Nova Scotia players on  CFC TOP 100  commit to AUS Conference Champions. They have been provincial teammates.  They also have been adversaries in a timeless high school rivalry. Now, the only two players to be ranked on CFC’s TOP 100 from Nova Scotia will join forces and embark on their CISRead More

Country representation (VIDEO)

Country representation (VIDEO)

January 29, 2014 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Recruits from three provinces joins AUS team’s 2014 class. The Acadia Axemen recruiting efforts across the nation has paid off. Brandon Johnston, Conner Rasch and local talent Isaac Berglund are the newest Axemen.  All three players have committed to the team for the 2014 season. BRANDON JOHNSTON: The 5’10, 185Read More

Homegrown recruit

Homegrown recruit

January 17, 2014 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

NSSAFFL All-Star linebacker first local recruit to join AUS team’s 2014 class. A Nova Scotia defensive standout has opted to stay in his home province for the next stage of his gridiron career. Yesterday, Jesse Boudreau committed to the Acadia Axemen.  The 6’2, 215 pound linebacker from Bedford, Nova ScotiaRead More

Instinctive Cheetah (VIDEO)

Instinctive Cheetah (VIDEO)

January 8, 2014 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

One official visit and counting for Cheetahs standout, interest from several schools. Charles P Allen Cheetahs two-way player Taylor MacDonald says that the 2013 high school season in Nova Scotia was the most successful yet memorable of his career.                

Coveted Flame

Coveted Flame

December 12, 2013 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Flames standout visits all four AUS schools, has several other options under consideration. Just a few weeks ago, Sir John A MacDonald Flames versatile player Nate Rostek experienced a special moment in his gridiron career.      

Decorated Griffin

Decorated Griffin

November 19, 2013 at 11:15 amby 0 comments

One local CIS school may have the inside track on Griffins standout Horton Griffins standout Cam Davidson has one ultimate goal when it comes to selecting his future gridiron home.

Huge learning opportunity

Huge learning opportunity

October 24, 2013 at 6:23 amby 1 comment

NSSAFFL standout newest addition to upstart OUA team With the future looking so bright for the newest kids on the CIS block, one Nova Scotia player player wants to be part of something special. Consequently, Jared Melnyk recently committed to the Carleton Ravens for the 2014 season. The native ofRead More