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UBC’s history of success attracts 2

UBC’s history of success attracts 2

May 7, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

UBC adds one provincial commit and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Kyle Samson, a defensive tackle from Cardinal Newman Catholic Secondary School, and Sam Steele, an offensive lineman from St. Thomas Moore Collegiate, are excited to be a part of the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Kyle SamsonRead More

UBC coaches, players ‘on the same page’

UBC coaches, players ‘on the same page’

April 22, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

UBC adds one local commit and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Edgerrin Williams, a wide receiver from St. Thomas More Catholic Secondary School, and Erik Dika-Balotoken, an athlete from Handsworth Secondary School, are hungry to win with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Edgerrin Williams For Edgerrin Williams,Read More

UBC welcomes CFC100, CFC60 to team

UBC welcomes CFC100, CFC60 to team

March 27, 2019 at 6:06 amby 0 comments

UBC adds two ranked players to their team. CFC100 Kaine Stevenson-D’Agnolo, a receiver from the Westshore Rebels (CJFL), and CFC60 Farbod Adivi, a tight end from Dakota College, are set for a new adventure with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. CFC100 Kaine Stevenson-D’Agnolo Kaine Stevenson-D’Agnolo may be from Windsor,Read More

UBC welcome three to team

UBC welcome three to team

March 26, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

UBC adds two local commits and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Dario Ciccone, a quarterback from St. Thomas More Collegiate, making a dream come true after signing with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Daniel Auld, a linebacker from St. Thomas More Collegiate, and Jason Anyimadu, cornerback fromRead More

CFC100s plus 1 other have faith in UBC head coach

CFC100s plus 1 other have faith in UBC head coach

March 19, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

UBC adds one provincial commit and two out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. CFC100s Kamryn Matheson, a defensive back from IMG Academy, and Aiden Bertuzzi, a defensive lineman from Mount Douglas Secondary School, know they are in good hands with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Owen Brown, a kickerRead More

UBC winning culture, coaches attract 3

UBC winning culture, coaches attract 3

March 1, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

UBC adds two BC commits and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. After finding the perfect school, linebackers Mitchell Townsend from Windsor Secondary School and Marcus Nikolovski from St. Ignatius of Loyola Catholic Secondary School will be shoring up the defensive core for the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds.Read More

UBC grabs pair of teammates

UBC grabs pair of teammates

February 26, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

UBC adds two BC commits to their 2019 class. Already familiar with one another, running back Charles Lemay and tight end Brad Hladik from Vernon Secondary School will be continuing their journey together on the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Charles Lemay Content to stay in the province of hisRead More

UBC destination spot for 3 CFC100s

UBC destination spot for 3 CFC100s

February 21, 2019 at 6:06 amby 0 comments

UBC adds three top talents to their team. CFC100s Noah Hochfelder, an offensive lineman from Vancouver College, Lucas Robertson, a tight end from St. Pius X High School, and Dawson Marchant, a cornerback from Lord Tweedsmuir Secondary School will be bringing their talents to the University of British Columbia ThunderbirdsRead More

Commits believe UBC a ‘premier program’

Commits believe UBC a ‘premier program’

February 1, 2019 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

UBC welcomes one local commit and one out-of-province commit to their team. When the new season dawns, athlete Theo Benedet from Handsworth Secondary School and quarterback Tommy Yanchuk from the Edmonton Huskies (CJFL) will be looking to make a difference on the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Theo Benedet TheoRead More

UBC commit makes long-time goal reality

UBC commit makes long-time goal reality

June 24, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Long before defensive lineman Elias Rodriguez Sanchez from the Okanagan Sun (CJFL) called Canada home, he has been aiming for a shot at playing with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Originally from Monterrey, Nuevo León, México, Sanchez and his family eventually settled down in Kelowna, BC. He was nowRead More

UBC welcomes CFC100 to team

UBC welcomes CFC100 to team

June 12, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

UBC adds an out-of-province commit to their 2018 class. CFC100 Lake Korte-Moore, a defensive lineman from Football North St. Joseph’s, will be leaving the nation’s capital after committing to the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Korte-Moore was a member of the Football North St. Joes’ inaugural team. Like it’s counterpartRead More

UBC adds skill to receiver, running back core

UBC adds skill to receiver, running back core

May 9, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

UBC adds two out-of-province commits to their 2018 class. Wide receiver Nick Pollitt from Henry Wise Wood High School and running back Daniel Appiah from Ernest Manning High School are crossing over provincial lines after signing with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Nick Pollitt Nick Pollitt, who is 6’0,Read More

UBC has ‘high chance of winning Vanier,’ adds 3 CFC100s

UBC has ‘high chance of winning Vanier,’ adds 3 CFC100s

April 29, 2018 at 5:50 amby 1 comment

UBC adds two out-of-province and one provincial commit to their 2018 class. The UBC Thunderbirds have had quite a bountiful offseason with the additions of CFC100 linebacker Daniel Kwamou from Notre Dame High School, CFC100 quarterback Michael Calvert from South Delta Secondary School and CFC100 defensive end Shane Desrochers fromRead More

Thunderbirds’ winning culture attracts 4

Thunderbirds’ winning culture attracts 4

March 28, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

UBC adds two provincial and two out-of-province commits to their 2018 class. Receiver Nicholas Rich from Carson Graham Secondary School, Max Kennedy from Centennial High School and CFC100 Jacob Patten from Bishop Ryan Catholic High School are confident that the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds are a team that willRead More

2 CFC100s land with UBC

2 CFC100s land with UBC

March 14, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

UBC adds two top recruits to their 2018 class. When CFC100 Giovanni Manu, a defensive lineman from Pitt Meadows Secondary School, and CFC100 Pauljeet Dhami, a tight end from Notre Dame Regional Secondary School, visited the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds, any nervousness they made have had was set atRead More

UBC Thunderbirds draw local talent, add CFC100

UBC Thunderbirds draw local talent, add CFC100

February 11, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

UBC adds a CFC100 and two other local commits to their Class of 2018. Although it may be the only U Sports team in BC, for CFC100 defensive lineman Gavin Murray from Seaquam Secondary and wide receiver Julien Perri from Windsor Secondary School, there is no better feeling that playing forRead More

Courtesy of Jonathan Dorocicz.

UBC Thunderbirds’ HC big reason for commitment

January 12, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

UBC adds local product to their Class of 2018. Jonathan Dorocicz, a defensive end from Ernest Manning High School, is coming home, drawn back by the chance to play with the University of British Columba Thunderbirds. “I chose UBC for a number of reasons, including its high academic standards, asRead More

OT keeping wings, joins UBC Thunderbirds

OT keeping wings, joins UBC Thunderbirds

April 26, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

UBC welcomes a BC commit to their Class of 2017. Tim Grzechnik, an offensive tackle from W.J. Mouat Secondary, will be heading to the pacific coast from BC’s interior after signing with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. “I chose UBC due to its proximity,” the product of Abbotsford, BC,Read More

UBC gives education, athletic opportunity to Mexican commit

UBC gives education, athletic opportunity to Mexican commit

April 18, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

UBC brings in an international commit to their team. It is not often that Mexican student athletes are in the mix to play for Canadian universities, but that didn’t stop Diego Montoya, an offensive lineman from the Instituto Tecnologico de Estudios Superiores, from committing to the University of British ColumbiaRead More

De Coste (left) and Ens (right)

For commits, UBC is like a ‘professional team’

April 8, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

One local high schooler and one out-of-province CJFLer join UBC. Defensive lineman Carlo De Coste from Notre Dame Regional Secondary School and defensive back James Ens from Bev Facey Community High may be at different points in their football journey, but the two share something in common, both are excitedRead More

Moe Hassan celebrates a touchdown. Courtesy of Moe Hassan.

RB Hassan ready to rebound with UBC

March 9, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

UBC brings in a BC commit to their Class of 2017. Take nothing for granted. That’s something Moe Hassan, a running back from Centennial Secondary School, learned before signing with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Last May, Hassan’s career hung in the balance when he tore his ACL andRead More

Calgary duo heading to the Pacific coast, join UBC

Calgary duo heading to the Pacific coast, join UBC

March 7, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

UBC welcomes two out-of-province commits to their team. Brendan Barnes, an offensive lineman from the Calgary Colts and Ryan Smith, a receiver from Notre Dame High School, may not have met each other on the field, but now both will have the chance to know each other on the UniversityRead More

5 Alberta commits, including 3 CFC100s, join UBC

5 Alberta commits, including 3 CFC100s, join UBC

February 16, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

The Thunderbirds welcome five out-of-province commits to their Class of 2017. The University of British Columbia Thunderbirds have done a little shopping over in Alberta and have snagged CFC100 Ted Kubongo, a running back from St. Matthew High School, CFC100 Kene Ezekeke, a receiver from St. Mary’s High School andRead More