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#CFCHSFB (ONT – Waterloo): Panthers’ Brubacher overcomes physical demands of playing RB

November 9, 2015 at 6:15 amby 1 comment

Jordan Brubacher feels comfortable when he’s on the gridiron. He has been playing the sport for a large portion of his life and has no plans on slowing down anytime soon. “I’ve been playing for eight years,” said Brubacher. “I started playing for the Cambridge Lions when I was aroundRead More

Ontario Prospect Challenge Profile: Celtic Standout

Ontario Prospect Challenge Profile: Celtic Standout

November 4, 2015 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

The Ontario Prospect Challenge is an elite three phase event that culminates in an all-star game in the spring of 2016.  For more information CLICK HERE.  The TRYOUT SERIES begins in October and goes until the middle of January 2016. Registration has begun for the 2015-16 Ontario Prospect Challenge…REGISTER NOW  Positions:Read More

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#CFCHSFB (ONT – Waterloo): Highlanders’ Froome has proven versatility on the gridiron

October 26, 2015 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

David Froome is a jack-of-all-trades, as he plays offence and defence. He is currently in grade 12 at Sir John A. Macdonald Secondary School in Waterloo, and is a vital part of the senior boys Highlanders. Froome is experienced on the gridiron and enjoys being on the field as muchRead More

#CFC100 INTERVIEW: REC Lam lists Top 4, will announce decision in late summer

#CFC100 INTERVIEW: REC Lam lists Top 4, will announce decision in late summer

October 17, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

With the release of the second edition of the #CFC100 CLASS 2016 RANKINGS, CFC continues a special series surrounding the top prospects in the nation. In this series, the focus will be on each of the 100 players and latest updates – from their final five, to preparations for the nextRead More

#CFCHSFB (ONT – WATERLOO): Team concept important for junior Knights

#CFCHSFB (ONT – WATERLOO): Team concept important for junior Knights

October 11, 2015 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

The junior Bluevale Knights of the Waterloo County Secondary School Athletic Association (WCSSAA) have a certain philosophy, in terms of the way they conduct themselves, and never deviate from it. “We never cut anyone who shows up,” said junior Knights Head Coach James Hitchen. “In fact, if we run outRead More

#CFCHSFB (ONT – Waterloo): Phoenix OC Chris has achieved great success

#CFCHSFB (ONT – Waterloo): Phoenix OC Chris has achieved great success

October 4, 2015 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

In the Waterloo County Secondary School Athletic Association (WCSSAA), the Resurrection Phoenix‘s senior team’s Offensive Coordinator Tony Chris has been coaching in various roles with the team for the past 10 years. “Started as Head Coach of the junior team,” said Chris. “Then for two years, I was Head CoachRead More

Windsor DT Crawford signs five year extension with NFL’s Dallas Cowboys

Windsor DT Crawford signs five year extension with NFL’s Dallas Cowboys

September 12, 2015 at 8:00 pmby 0 comments

Yesterday, Tyrone Crawford was rewarded for his gridiron performance. The 6’4, 290 pound defensive tackle from Windsor, Ontario announced on Twitter yesterday that he signed a five-year contract extension with the NFL’s Dallas Cowboys: Hard #WorkK pays off! Blessed to be part of the @DallasCowboys for the next 5 years!Read More

LB Pineda continues winning ways

LB Pineda continues winning ways

July 18, 2015 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

  Lions standout looks to increase recruitment interest This past March was emotionally tough for Cambridge Lions linebacker Mario Pineda. Mario Pineda Positions: Linebacker Height/Weight: 5’10, 210 lbs Teams: Jacob Hespeler Hawks (high school: WCSSAA) Cambridge Lions (OVFL) Commitment: None Official Visits: None Considerations: Open Class: 2017 Mario started playingRead More

#CFC100: Ontario West’s Best (VIDEO)

#CFC100: Ontario West’s Best (VIDEO)

July 12, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER With last month’s release of the #CFC100, a new set of players have been introduced as the best of the best in the nation. Continuing today, CFC will give you a backgrounder on the ones that have made the cut in each province.  In this next installment, here isRead More

LB Haas wants to expand consideration list

LB Haas wants to expand consideration list

June 20, 2015 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Trio of OUA schools among Hawks standout’s early considerations Jacob Hespeler Hawks defensive back Chris Haas has one recruitment goal during the coming days and weeks. Chris Haas Positions: Defensive Back (Halfback), Linebacker Height/Weight: 5’9, 179 lbs Teams: Jacob Hespeler Hawks (high school: WCSSAA) Cambridge Lions (OVFL) Commitments: None OfficialRead More

OPC game – May 2, 2015 in St. Catherine’s, Ontario.  Played defense/nose-tackle.

McMaster, Laurier frontrunners for OPC OL VanDeHogen

June 2, 2015 at 6:32 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Pair of OUA schools leading contenders for Celtics standout  Recently, St. David Celtics lineman Riley VanDeHogen experienced an “amazing” gridiron moment.    

OPC: Team West Varsity QB Carey seeks to convert on adrenaline rushes

OPC: Team West Varsity QB Carey seeks to convert on adrenaline rushes

April 29, 2015 at 6:26 amby 4 comments

The countdown begins to CanadaFootballChat.com Ontario Prospect Challenge on the May 1st weekend.  In the days leading up to OPC, CFC will preview the teams, coaches and players participating in the big event. Brendan Carey has a knack for overcome challenges presented to him on the gridiron. “Sometimes you justRead More

Recruiting stays busy for RB Shand

Recruiting stays busy for RB Shand

April 23, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Two and counting official visits on the agenda for Trojans standout  Forest Heights Collegiate Trojans running back Tavian Shand is enlisting some special help to achieve his offseason goals.    

Cambridge community in mourning

Cambridge community in mourning

March 25, 2015 at 6:27 amby 0 comments

Jacob Hespeler Hawks coach passes after losing cancer battle The Cambridge, Ontario community is in mourning. This past Sunday, Mark Hatt lost his battle with cancer. The 47 year old Hatt was a coach with the Jacob Hespeler Hawks of the Waterloo County Secondary School Athletic Association (WCSSAA). Hatt passedRead More

Western signs six provincial recruits (VIDEO)

Western signs six provincial recruits (VIDEO)

March 16, 2015 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Ontario recruits span five different cities, join OUA team’s 2015 class Western Mustangs have announced the addition of six provincial recruits to their football program. Marc Liegghio, Jack Vernon, Mark Vita, Nathan Christopher, Aaron Heffernan and Jordan Burrell are among the newest Mustangs.  All six will join the team forRead More

Cambridge recruit opts for McMaster (VIDEO)

Cambridge recruit opts for McMaster (VIDEO)

March 15, 2015 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Cambridge defensive back joins OUA team’s 2015 class. Mitch Weiler will be beginning his CIS journey in his home province. However, he will be moving cities in the coming months. Recently, the 5’11, 180 pound defensive back from Cambridge, Ontario has committed to McMaster Marauders.  Weiler will join the teamRead More

Michael Pepper kicks the field goal for the Cambridge Lions of the OVFL.

Decision time

March 5, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Four OUA schools in the mix for Ghosts’ standout Galt Collegiate Ghosts standout Michael Pepper has a big decision to make.  

Important decision

Important decision

February 21, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Four OUA schools in the mix for Trojans standout Forest Heights Trojans pivot Brayden Lane is facing a tough choice in the coming days.

Alternative adventure

Alternative adventure

February 11, 2015 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER OUA team expresses interest in Kitchener standout Within the next year, Tyler Majaury is going to take a different path.

Cameron Lussier (right) makes the tackle for the Cambridge Lions.

Ghostly defence

February 3, 2015 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Ghosts’ standout has scheduled official AUS visit. In the coming days, Galt Collegiate Ghosts’ linebacker Cameron Lussier will be experiencing a little Atlantic hospitality. Cameron Lussier Positions: Linebacker, Fullback Height/Weight: 6’0, 225 lbs Teams: Galt Ghosts (high school:  WCSSAA) Cambridge Lions (OVFL) Commitment: None Official Visits: None Considerations: York, SaintRead More

Knightly Future?

Knightly Future?

January 21, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Four OUA schools among considerations for Knights standout  Excitement is building up for Bluevale Knights Evan Wigmore.

Saints’ Speedster

Saints’ Speedster

January 18, 2015 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Could Saints standout embark on future CIS career in Hamilton? St. Benedict Saints running back Aidan Yearwood can thank a rival team for a special moment during the 2014 season.

Ontario Prospect Challenge Profile: Panther on the Prowl

Ontario Prospect Challenge Profile: Panther on the Prowl

January 8, 2015 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

The Ontario Prospect Challenge is an elite three phase event that culminates in an all-star game in the spring of 2015.  For more information CLICK HERE.  The TRYOUT SERIES begins in October and goes until the middle of January 2015.   Registration has begun for the 2014-15 Ontario Prospect Challenge…REGISTER NOW Read More