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Path to the Draft: CFC100 Desjarlais on the rise after strong combine

Path to the Draft: CFC100 Desjarlais on the rise after strong combine

May 2, 2019 at 7:00 amby 0 comments

Photo Credit: Windsor Lancers The CFL Draft in May is quickly approaching, and this is the second year CFC100 ranked prospects are eligible to be selected by professional teams across the country. In the Final Edition of the CFL Scouting Bureau’s Top 20 Rankings, 15 of the players were membersRead More

CFC100 LB Cumarasamy excited for challenges ahead at Windsor

CFC100 LB Cumarasamy excited for challenges ahead at Windsor

February 16, 2019 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

 It wasn’t necessarily a direct road to the sport of football for CFC100 Liam Cumarasamy, but it’s one he’s thankful for, nonetheless. Liam grew up playing baseball, not football, but there was a span in 2009 where he missed registration and decided to pursue football as a result.

Courtesy of Ryan Nono.

DB Ryan Nono pushes himself on and off the field

February 13, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Soccer, track and field and the gym were Ryan Nono’s original hobbies, but the tides turned when his high school football coach convinced him to come out for tryouts. Sometimes, coaches just see something special in an individual, and it’s clear that Ryan’s coach saw the physicality that he couldRead More

RB Nik Gervasi finds love for football from Adrian Peterson

RB Nik Gervasi finds love for football from Adrian Peterson

February 12, 2019 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

 It’s easy to get inspired when watching the National Football League and that’s exactly where running back Nik Gervasi passion for the game originated.

Circelli named head coach of Lancer Football program

Circelli named head coach of Lancer Football program

January 22, 2019 at 2:35 pmby 0 comments

Windsor, ON – The University of Windsor’s Department of Athletics is excited to announce the appointment of Jean-Paul Circelli as the new head coach of the Lancer Football program. The appointment is effective February 1st. Circelli becomes only the fifth head coach in the 50-year history of the football program. “I amRead More

Lancers welcome 3 late commits to team

Lancers welcome 3 late commits to team

June 23, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Windsor adds two out-of-province and one local commit to their 2018 class. The Windsor Lancers’ 2018 class has grown by three with the additions of quarterback Colby Henkel from the Kamloops Broncos (CJFL), defensive back Issachar Sookwah from St. Joan of Arch Catholic High School and offensive lineman Taylor BriggsRead More

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (OUA): Lancers laying the foundation

U Sports Recruiting Analysis (OUA): Lancers laying the foundation

June 7, 2018 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Overview Things went from bad to worse for Windsor on the scoreboard last season, but I believe they’ve set themselves up for some future success with a quality class of prospects from top notch high school programs in Ontario. They also did a considerable amount of damage outside their provincialRead More

Windsor hires new defensive coordinator

Windsor hires new defensive coordinator

April 25, 2018 at 6:01 pmby 0 comments

Joe D’Amore, head coach of the Lancer Football program, is pleased to announce the hiring of Jesse Alexander as the team’s new defensive coordinator and linebackers coach. Alexander comes to Windsor with over 10 years of combined coaching experience with the York Lions and Laurier Golden Hawks. He spent theRead More

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Lancers commit ‘a true example of football hard work’

March 18, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Lancers add an AFLer to their team. Wherever receiver Thomas MacKenzie from the Holland College Hurricanes (AFL) goes, he will never be alone, especially when he reaches the Windsor Lancers. Throughout his football career and beyond, MacKenzie, or “Tmac” as teammates and coaches affectionately know him by, has always hadRead More

Windsor commits ready to win

Windsor commits ready to win

February 18, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Windsor adds three southern Ontario commits to their Class of 2018. Linebacker Bennett Vani and lineman Collin Campbell from St. Patrick’s Catholic High School, as well as offensive lineman Blake Collinson from Strathroy District Collegiate Institute, have confidence that one day, their new team, the Windsor Lancers, will be oneRead More

Courtesy of Pitia Modi.

Commit believes Windsor Lancers young team will turn heads

February 17, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Windsor adds northern Ontario commit to their Class of 2018. Throughout the recruiting process, Pitia Modi, an athlete from St. Ignatius High School, felt the love from the Windsor Lancers coaching staff, and he isn’t shy to give it back. “The coaches really had me sold on the program whileRead More

Windsor commits excited to be part of family

Windsor commits excited to be part of family

February 14, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Lancers bring in three Ontario commits to their Class of 2018. No, defensive back Cole Verlinde from Saint Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School and tight end Johnny Pytka from St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School in London, Ontario, didn’t attend the same high school, but they will be attending theRead More

Windsor Lancers showed loyalty, says commit

Windsor Lancers showed loyalty, says commit

January 28, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Windsor adds Ontario commit to Class of 2018. Offensive lineman Tyler Lirette from Saunders Secondary School has made it official; he is going to be a Windsor Lancer. But, there is an unsung hero in his life that deserves the spotlight as much as he does. “My mother deserves aRead More

Windsor Lancers address all sides of the ball with 3 commits

Windsor Lancers address all sides of the ball with 3 commits

January 24, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Windsor adds CJFLer and two high school commits to their Class of 2018. Coming into a rebuild can be a bit of a challenge, but running back David Adeniran from North Park Collegiate and defensive back Kyle Roberts from St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School are nothing but excited toRead More

Windsor Lancers’ coaches ‘have great energy,’ says commit

Windsor Lancers’ coaches ‘have great energy,’ says commit

December 16, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Windsor adds Hamilton area commit to Class of 2018. It appears that it’s time for a change of scenery for Dylan Wilkins, a receiver from St. Mary Catholic Secondary School, who will be heading to the southern Ontario border to play with the University of Windsor Lancers “I think itRead More

Windsor Lancers recruitment class grows by 4

Windsor Lancers recruitment class grows by 4

December 8, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Windsor adds two Ontario commits, one CJFLer and one out-of-province commit to their team. A football team is a unifying force that brings together players at all different stages of their careers, and the Windsor Lancers have added a smattering of commits in the likes of offensive guard Chris CostiganRead More

Windsor Lancers welcome commit with open arms

Windsor Lancers welcome commit with open arms

December 6, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Windsor brings in an commit from the GTA to their Class of 2018. For the next few years, Marcus Monticciolo, a wide receiver from St. Martin Secondary School, will be able to do something he loves with the Windsor Lancers. For Monticciolo, football isn’t simply a game he plays. “MyRead More

Windsor Lancers enlist help of two talented commits

Windsor Lancers enlist help of two talented commits

November 22, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Windsor adds a local commit and a commit from the nation’s capital to their Class of 2018. The Windsor Lancers are in a bit of a rebuild right now, and they are excited to announce the addition of CJ Wallace, a defensive tackle from St. Francis Xavier High School, andRead More

Windsor Lancers coaches do good job recruiting, says commit

Windsor Lancers coaches do good job recruiting, says commit

November 2, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Windsor adds two Ontario commits to their Class of 2018. The Windsor Lancers have done what they set out to do, reel in commits Evan Blakely, a defensive end from St. Patrick’s Catholic High School, and offensive lineman Evan Anseeuw from Holy Trinity Catholic High School. Evan Blakely There isRead More

Windsor Lancers attracts four high school teammates

Windsor Lancers attracts four high school teammates

October 31, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Windsor brings in four local commits to their Class of 2018. When a group of young and talented men age, they can turn into a formidable team, and Anthony Gharib, a linebacker from Holy Names Catholic High School, wants to be there when the Windsor Lancers take off. Defensive endRead More

Lancers showed they’d ‘take care of me,’ says commit

Lancers showed they’d ‘take care of me,’ says commit

September 16, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Lancers bring in a local commit as their first in the Class of 2018. Craig Barr, a left tackle form Belle River High School, has felt nothing but flattered by the effort his new team, the Windsor Lancers, have put into recruiting him. “The school invited me to a lotRead More

U Sports Rankings 2017 (18-22): Bishop’s looking to put their mark on the AUS; Sherbrooke hoping to hang with the big boys in the RSEQ

U Sports Rankings 2017 (18-22): Bishop’s looking to put their mark on the AUS; Sherbrooke hoping to hang with the big boys in the RSEQ

July 27, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Now that we’ve completed our rundown on the depth charts, our focus shifts to doing in-depth team previews for every program across the country. The rankings are a collaboration of thoughts by the CFC staff based off last year’s results, projection of current players, as well as the class ofRead More

Courtesy of Logan Demers.

Proven winner excited to join Windsor Lancers

July 7, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Windsor adds a late edition to their Class of 2017. Logan Demers, an offensive lineman from Almonte District High School, knows what it means to be apart of a championship team, he has done it four times, and he hopes to take his winning ways to his new team, theRead More