Post Tagged with: "Winnipeg High School Football League"

RB Coppens models himself after teammates

RB Coppens models himself after teammates

June 9, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Ridley Coppens was a very little kid growing up and he always got picked on so he wanted to find a way to let his anger out. “I found out that a couple of my friends signed up for the team so I thought I would try it out, itRead More

RB Warde has the right mindset

RB Warde has the right mindset

May 31, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

 Drey Warde’s most memorable football experience was last season in a game against Oak Park. Drey and the rest of the Lancers felt strong as a team, but were still a little unsteady due to the fact their team had struggled in the ‘AAA’ Potter division for a fewRead More

QB Barber to come back after serious injury

QB Barber to come back after serious injury

May 24, 2018 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Wyatt Barber joined his first football team because all of his friends were playing and they invited him to join. The young quarterback from Grant Park high school has loved football ever since the first day he stepped onto the field, Wyatt added, “Football means the world to me, IRead More

LB Pepin named after football legend

LB Pepin named after football legend

May 12, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

When Payton Pepin was seven years old, he joined his first football team. “Since I could talk I wanted to play football and my parents knew that and put me in at the age of 7,” recalled Pepin.

OL Vaccaro uses his size to advantage

OL Vaccaro uses his size to advantage

May 2, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Matteo Vaccaro’s Dad was the first one that got him into football. The young offensive lineman also liked the sport before he started playing it. Matteo added, “I liked the physicality of the game.”

Football a family affair for WR Schnerch

Football a family affair for WR Schnerch

April 27, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Ethan Schnerch got his first taste of football going to Winnipeg Blue Bomber games with his Grandpa and it made him fall in love with the sport. “Football means the world to me,” he said.

QB Tachinski thrives under pressure

QB Tachinski thrives under pressure

April 18, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Jackson Tachinski grew up watching football and playing touch football at school. Vincent Massey’s quarterback played flag football since grade 4, which eventually led him to joining tackle football.

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Former Trojan paves way for QB Adolfson

March 29, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Quinn Adolfson completed the 2017 season with a 68% completion rate, 403 passing yards, no interceptions and 5 touchdown passes. Adolfson also added 23 carries for 197 yards and one rushing touchdown. We asked Quinn what he likes about the quarterback position, he responded, “I like the leadership and pressureRead More

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RB Gushulak holds himself to high standards

March 26, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Cody Gushulak fell in love with football after watching highlights from Grant Park’s YouTube channel in grades seven and eight. Cody replied, “Without this sport I wouldn’t be the man I am today as cheesy as it sounds this sport helped mold me into a leader and role model forRead More

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DT Aronovich wins ‘Lineman of the Year’

March 17, 2018 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Ben Aronovitch played his last season in the Winnipeg High School Football League in 2017. Last year, Ben was named Defensive Player of the Week in Week 3, and in 6 games, he recorded 24 tackles, 2 sacks, 2 forced fumbles, 3 fumble recoveries and 1 defensive touchdown as aRead More

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ATH Charles Gillen; “I love every aspect of this game….”

March 15, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

  Football is Charles Gillen’s everything. “I love every aspect of this game and I can’t go a day without thinking about football,” proclaimed Gillen. St. Norbert’s All-Star is in a mental health group that does presentations and workshops to promote positive mental health and eliminate the stigma surrounding it.Read More

“Speed and football IQ” give Chizda an edge

“Speed and football IQ” give Chizda an edge

February 24, 2018 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Jordan Chizda enjoys playing defensive back because he thinks it is the most exciting position on the field. “Defensive backs are the people who come up with big plays in the crunch time,” mentioned Chizda. “We are also very close to the fans which helps motivate me while I play.”

“Fast, hard hitting and get hype” is how LB Dokken likes to play

“Fast, hard hitting and get hype” is how LB Dokken likes to play

February 12, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Isaac Dokken had an outstanding year in 2017 for the Steinbach Sabres. The 6’1 linebacker registered 53 tackles, 4 sacks, 1 forced fumble and 3 fumble recoveries in the Sabres’ first season in ‘AAA’. “What I like about my position is that I understand it, I’ve played it for aRead More

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Football gives St. Paul’s DT Kyryluk a purpose

January 24, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Jayden Kyryluk finished his senior year as a champion. The 6’2 defensive tackle from St. Paul’s also racked up 16 tackles and 3 sacks throughout the Crusaders perfect season. “I love my position as I am often in the middle of the defence, where all of the action is,” repliedRead More

St. Paul’s Crusader working for NCAA scholarship

St. Paul’s Crusader working for NCAA scholarship

January 11, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Nathan Carabatsakis finished his sophomore year with 33 tackles, 4 sacks, 1 interception, and 1 safety for the CFC50 ranked St. Paul’s Crusaders.

WR Viera the hard worker

WR Viera the hard worker

January 6, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Treyton Jose Viera has finished his final season with the Sisler Spartans. In Treyton’s tenth year of football, he racked up 128 yards on 7 catches including 2 touchdowns.

OL Leano a key to Tec Voc’s offense

OL Leano a key to Tec Voc’s offense

January 5, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Miguel C. Leano has been making an impact for the Tec Voc Hornets for the last four seasons. It all started for Miguel when he won the Top Lineman of the Year and was voted in for the Junior Varsity All-Star Team. Miguel won Top Lineman of the Year againRead More

CFC100 OL Gutowski excited for the future

CFC100 OL Gutowski excited for the future

November 26, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Brock Gutowski is in his senior year with the Sturgeon Heights Huskies. The young offensive lineman has played the same position for the past seven years. Brock likes the physicality and awareness needed to play his position.

High School Playoffs Roundup (MB) St. Paul’s Crusaders can’t be stopped on a cold night at IGF

High School Playoffs Roundup (MB) St. Paul’s Crusaders can’t be stopped on a cold night at IGF

November 17, 2017 at 10:20 pmby 0 comments

Anavets Bowl (AAA) St. Paul’s Crusaders (35), Dakota Lancers (0) It felt almost like a typical January night for the Anavets Bowl on Thursday night at Investors Group Field. During the press conference leading up to the game, Stacy Dainard mentioned that the weather would be like “The Heart of Hockey Season.”Read More

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High school game preview [PLAYOFFS] (MB): Lancers ride momentum into 2017 Anavets Bowl

November 9, 2017 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

It’s the last week of the WHSFL season and that means its bowl time. This year the #4 St. Paul’s Crusaders have made their way to their tenth straight Anavets Bowl with the chance of being repeat champions. The last time Stacy Dainard’s team repeated as champions was when theRead More

High School Playoffs Roundup (MB) [8]: Dakota Lancers to play in their first Anavets Bowl

High School Playoffs Roundup (MB) [8]: Dakota Lancers to play in their first Anavets Bowl

November 8, 2017 at 5:47 amby 0 comments

Every week canadafootballchat.com (CFC) will be getting the scoop on what went down in high school football and what’s coming up the following week. If you have a game recap or upcoming preview, please submit it to info@canadafootballchat.com. CFC50 teams will not be featured in the high school roundup. CLICKRead More

WR McMillan works on his speed

WR McMillan works on his speed

November 5, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Luke McMillan is suiting up in his third football season with the Miles MacDonnel Buckeyes. Last year, in Luke’s first year of football he was named Special Teams Player of the year. The highlight of last season for Luke was having his first multi-catch game and scoring his first touchdown. Luke doesn’tRead More

CFC50 game preview [Playoffs] (MB): Will Trojans rise to the challenge of the Crusaders?

CFC50 game preview [Playoffs] (MB): Will Trojans rise to the challenge of the Crusaders?

November 3, 2017 at 7:18 amby 0 comments

CFC50 No. 4 St. Paul’s Crusaders v. CFC50 No. 39 Vincent Massey Trojans Friday, Oct. 3 @ 5:00pm This Friday, another heavyweight tilt between the St. Paul’s Crusaders and the Vincent Massey Trojans does down at Investors Group Field. This time the rights to play in the Anavets Bowl willRead More

 
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