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Toronto Varsity Blues add Irv Daymond as OC

Toronto Varsity Blues add Irv Daymond as OC

March 29, 2019 at 6:59 pmby 0 comments

The University of Toronto Varsity Blues are pleased to announce that Irv Daymond has been named the football team’s new offensive coordinator, effective immediately. “I am very pleased that we are able to fill our staffing vacancy with a quality coach like Irv Daymond,” said Beth Ali, executive director ofRead More

WR Samuel-Slocombe teaches his peers

WR Samuel-Slocombe teaches his peers

January 17, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Romell Samuel-Slocombe was trying new things in middle school when he came across football. “I began to take it serious in grade 9 and it all went up from there,” he replied.

Varsity Blues add depth to offence, add 3

Varsity Blues add depth to offence, add 3

June 22, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Toronto adds three GTA commits to their 2018 class. Athlete Jared Currie from Nelson High School and wide receivers Denis Khavin from Upper Canada College and Michael Lehmann from Football North Clarkson will be handing around the Greater Toronto Area for the next few years after signing with the UniversityRead More

Greg Marshall, next head coach of the Toronto Varsity Blues

Greg Marshall, next head coach of the Toronto Varsity Blues

December 25, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

The University of Toronto Varsity Blues are pleased to announce that Greg Marshall has been named the new football head coach, effective January 3, 2018. Marshall, who has been the defensive coordinator, defensive line and linebackers coach for the Queen’s Gaels since 2014, becomes the 26th head coach in programRead More

Job posting: U of T head football coach

Job posting: U of T head football coach

November 17, 2017 at 12:59 pmby 0 comments

Head Coach, Varsity Blues Football Program  CLICK HERE FOR LINK TO U OF T WEBSITE For more information, please contact uoft.careers@utoronto.ca   Job Number : 1702218  Faculty / Division: Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education  Department : Faculty of Kinesiology & Physical Education  Campus : St. George (downtown Toronto)    Description : Reporting to the Executive Director,Read More

Varsity Blues solidifying coaching staff: Gallimore leaves StFX

Varsity Blues solidifying coaching staff: Gallimore leaves StFX

March 23, 2017 at 10:27 amby 0 comments

As announced on social media, Gord Gallimore will be joining the Varsity Blues coaching staff as as the special teams coordinator and academic support coordinator in 2017. The Mississauga native comes to U of T after five seasons as the StFX University X-Men recruiting coordinator, special teams assistant, speed training, academicRead More

Will Lear signs his LOI (left, courtesy of Will Lear) and Tommy Silvaroli (right, courtesy of Tommy Silvaroli).

Dolphin and Warrior joining the Varsity Blues squad

December 27, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Toronto picks up two local recruits. Sometimes you don’t have to look far to find a good thing. Just ask the Toronto Varsity Blues who picked up two commits in their own backyard, Will Lear, an offensive tackle from Ajax High School, and Tom Sivaroli, an offensive lineman from LorneRead More

UofT brings in two commits playing in America

UofT brings in two commits playing in America

December 11, 2016 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

One Bahamian and one Canadian playing in America are now part of the Varsity Blues. Welcome to, and back to, Canada, the country where winter lasts for almost six months. A pair of commits, Julian Waldron, a defensive lineman from Miami Central, and Josh Henry, a wide receiver from ChabotRead More

Cameron Fryer. Courtesy of Western University.

Ajax player coming back to GTA, transfers from Western to Toronto

November 13, 2016 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

University of Toronto brings in a commit from another university. Cameron Fryer, a defensive lineman from Ajax, Ontario, will be switching his purple uniform for a blue one after transferring from Western to the University of Toronto. Fryer, who is 6’0, 270lbs, has decided to change schools because of howRead More

Brampton commit staying in GTA, joins Varsity Blues

Brampton commit staying in GTA, joins Varsity Blues

November 8, 2016 at 5:39 amby 0 comments

The young football player signed his letter of intent with Toronto. When Naol Denko, a defensive back from Notre Dame Catholic Secondary School, steps out onto the field next season with the Varsity Blues, he will be playing for something greater than just himself. In 2010, his father, Mieso K.Read More

47th Red and Blue Bowl, York Lions set to face biggest rivals

47th Red and Blue Bowl, York Lions set to face biggest rivals

September 16, 2016 at 5:44 amby 0 comments

It’s rivalry week for the York University Lions football team as the squad will travel downtown to the University of Toronto to face the Varsity Blues in the 47th annual Red & Blue Bowl at Varsity Centre. Kick-off is set for 1pm on Saturday afternoon (Sept. 17) and the game canRead More

CIS RECAP [2]: Windsor shocks Guelph, Ottawa and Mac win

CIS RECAP [2]: Windsor shocks Guelph, Ottawa and Mac win

September 5, 2016 at 4:48 pmby 0 comments

Game Recap: Michael Grobe Toronto (5) vs McMaster (32) The No. 8 McMaster Marauders dumped the Toronto Varsity Blues 32-5 on WeatherTech Football Day in Hamilton at Tim Hortons Field. The win improves the Marauders record to 2-0 to start the 2016 campaign, while the Varsity Blues fall to 0-2 inRead More

OUA recaps: Laurier pulls away late, Guelph & York win big (stats)

OUA recaps: Laurier pulls away late, Guelph & York win big (stats)

August 28, 2016 at 4:42 pmby 0 comments

Laurier 37, Queens 18  The Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks men’s football team scored 21 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to come from behind and defeat the Queen’s Gaels 37-18 in their home opener on Sunday afternoon at University Stadium. The offensive outburst was highlighted by a 43-yard interception returnRead More

2016 CIS team preview: Varsity Blues (VIDEO)

2016 CIS team preview: Varsity Blues (VIDEO)

August 26, 2016 at 5:54 amby 0 comments

 

PREVIEW (OUA 4x):  Pedro takes centre stage, Homecomings at Western, Guelph & York (VIDEO)

PREVIEW (OUA 4x): Pedro takes centre stage, Homecomings at Western, Guelph & York (VIDEO)

September 19, 2014 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Western faces Toronto in Homecoming matchup After kicking off the 2014 campaign with a bye week and spending the past two games on the road, the CIS No. 3 Western Mustangs will be looking to extend their 2-0 winning streak this weekend as they return home to TD Stadium onRead More

PREVIEW: Gryphons look for a victory at home against Varsity Blues

PREVIEW: Gryphons look for a victory at home against Varsity Blues

September 5, 2014 at 5:10 amby 0 comments

Guelph, Ont. – Following a hard fought 34-27 last minute overtime loss to the McMaster Marauders to open 2014 conference play, the CIS No. 8 Gryphon football team is looking for a win in their home opener on Saturday against the Toronto Varsity Blues (0-1). Kick off is set for 1 p.m. at Alumni Stadium.Read More

De Pass sets record, Blues top Warriors (VIDEO)

De Pass sets record, Blues top Warriors (VIDEO)

October 19, 2013 at 6:16 amby 0 comments

Paul de Pass capped off his five-year career by becoming U of T’s all-time career receiving yards leader as the University of Toronto Varsity Blues football team defeated the Waterloo Warriors 50-18 on Saturday afternoon (Oct. 19) at Varsity Centre. BOXSCORE The Blues 4-4 season marks the first time theRead More

Lions host Varsity Blues in 44th Red & Blue Bowl on Thursday night (VIDEO)

Lions host Varsity Blues in 44th Red & Blue Bowl on Thursday night (VIDEO)

October 9, 2013 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

TORONTO – The York University Lions football team will renew its rivalry with the University of Toronto Varsity Blues on Thursday night with the playing of the 44th annual Red & Blue Bowl. Kick-off is set for 7pm at York Stadium. Fans can also watch online on LionsTV. The NFLRead More

Nassar, Blues soar over Ravens under the lights

Nassar, Blues soar over Ravens under the lights

September 28, 2013 at 6:16 amby 0 comments

Third-year quarterback Simon Nassar finished the game going 26-of-39 for 343 yards and four touchdowns, leading the University of Toronto Varsity Blues football team to a convincing 50-10 victory over the Carleton Ravensunder the Friday night lights of Varsity Centre (Sept. 27). BOXSCORE With the win, the Blues improve to 2-4 and move into a four-way tie for fifth place, whileRead More

Blues host Ravens

Blues host Ravens

September 25, 2013 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

The University of Toronto Varsity Blues football team is gunning for a big win when they host the Carleton Ravens this Friday, September 27 at Varsity Centre. Kick off is set for 7 p.m. The Blues (1-4) are looking to get back into the win column after their Week 2Read More

Guelph squares off against Toronto on Sportsnet 360

Guelph squares off against Toronto on Sportsnet 360

September 13, 2013 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Stu Lang’s Guelph Gryphons took a tremendous step forward in 2012, going 7-1 en route to a Yates Cup championship appearance. Looking to prove that last year’s run was no outlier, the Gryphs have jumped out to a 2-0 start this season. They’ll have a chance to make a statement SaturdayRead More

Football takes centre stage at field Grand Opening (VIDEO)

Football takes centre stage at field Grand Opening (VIDEO)

September 6, 2013 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

The first Ontario University Athletics football game to take place at Gee-Gees Field will kick off at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7 when the Gee-Gees will welcome the Toronto Varsity Blues to their new on-campus home. Both squads enter the inaugural game with 1-1 records thanks to wins onRead More

Two local standouts opt to stay at home and play for Toronto Varsity Blues in 2013

Two local standouts opt to stay at home and play for Toronto Varsity Blues in 2013

March 25, 2013 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

Two players have decided to embark on their CIS careers at home.