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Game of the week PREVIEW (MB): Can the Spartans upset the CFC50 Crusaders?

Game of the week PREVIEW (MB): Can the Spartans upset the CFC50 Crusaders?

September 8, 2017 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

The St. Paul’s Crusaders open up their 2017 season with a game against the Sisler Spartans on Friday, at St. Paul’s. In their last tune up before the regular season, the Crusaders competed well, made some plays, made a few mistakes, but reacted well to Garden City’s good plays. “ExhibitionRead More

HS game PREVIEW (MB): Sabres’ first test against Lancers

HS game PREVIEW (MB): Sabres’ first test against Lancers

September 8, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

The Steinbach Sabres will have their first test in the ‘AAA’ division of the WHSFL against the Dakota Lancers this Friday, September 8th. The Sabres earned their way to the top division by defeating the Kelvin Clippers last year in the CTV Bowl, 16-0. This year’s preseason was a muchRead More

St. Paul's Provincial Champions 2016, WHSFL

High school pre-season (MB): Crusaders and Gophers clash in the last preseason matchup

August 30, 2017 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

The final preseason matchup for the CFC50 ranked St. Paul’s Crusaders is against the Garden City Gophers on Wednesday, August 30th. This is the only time this season that the Crusaders will be matching up with Garden City and they are looking forward to it. Head coach Stacy Dainard added,Read More

Gavin Reid (R)

OL/DL Reid taking it one step at a time

August 29, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Gavin Reid started his football career two years ago with the Vincent Massey Vikings from Brandon, Manitoba. In just his second year of football, Gavin was asked to join Team Manitoba U18 for the Canada Cup last July. Some universities have approached Gavin during the Canada Cup. It was mostlyRead More

Nothing else matters when OLB Brakel is on the field

Nothing else matters when OLB Brakel is on the field

August 27, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Scott Brakel was a defensive standout for the Dakota Lancers in 2016. Last season, he recorded 29.5 tackles, 1 interception and 7.5 special teams tackles. “The thing I love about my position is that you can just read, react and trust your instincts,” mentioned Brakel. The young Lancer has modeledRead More

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LB Bujalski willing to take risks and push himself

August 24, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Eryk Bujalski is heading into his final year with the Vincent Massey Trojans in 2017. The young linebacker loves his position because he is the one that gets to keep the defense focused and he also makes sure that everyone knows their role. Eric explained, “I love being loud, callingRead More

OL Vaccaro getting better

OL Vaccaro getting better

August 21, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Matteo Vaccaro earned a spot on Team Manitoba U18 at this year’s Canada Cup in Nova Scotia. The offensive lineman from St.Paul’s has also suited up for Team Manitoba U16, the Fort Garry Lions, and the Crescentwood Grizzlies over the course of his 9 year football career. “The thing I like mostRead More

Marauders in 2015 courtesy of Glenn Dickson

2017 High School Team Previews (MB): Maples Marauders an eager group who love football

August 19, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the start of the high school season, we will be posting high school/Cégep team previews from June to September as part of our comprehensive season coverage. Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) has tapped into our network of coaches to produce team previews for the 2017 season. The #CFCteampreviews highlight top returningRead More

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2017 High School Team Previews (MB): Dryden High School Eagles move up after perfect season

August 14, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the start of the high school season, we will be posting high school/Cégep team previews from June to September as part of our comprehensive season coverage. Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) has tapped into our network of coaches to produce team previews for the 2017 season. The #CFCteampreviews highlight top returningRead More

QB Reid Vankoughnett: “when I’m playing the world just slows down”

QB Reid Vankoughnett: “when I’m playing the world just slows down”

August 9, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Reid Vankoughnett is recognized around the WHSFL as one of the premier quarterbacks in the province. The Dakota Lancers pivot enjoys the quarterback position because he likes being in charge, and he loves having the ball in his hands when there’s 2 minutes left in the game and his teamRead More

2017 High School Team Previews (MB): CFC50 Vincent Massey Trojans focus on fundamentals

2017 High School Team Previews (MB): CFC50 Vincent Massey Trojans focus on fundamentals

August 5, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the start of the high school season, we will be posting high school/Cégep team previews from June to September as part of our comprehensive season coverage. Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) has tapped into our network of coaches to produce team previews for the 2017 season. The #CFCteampreviews highlight top returningRead More

Everything FS/QB Boone does relates to sports

Everything FS/QB Boone does relates to sports

August 4, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Jared Boone put up some impressive numbers in 2016 for the Grant Park Pirates. In Jared’s third season of football, he earned 4 interceptions, 20 tackles, 7 knockdowns, 300 rushing yards and 150 passing yards. “I like playing free safety because it gives me the opportunity to make a playRead More

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DB Kastellanos prepares for final year

July 29, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

In 2016, Andreas Kastellanos completed his junior season with the Dakota Lancers. As a junior, Andreas earned 1 interception, 1 fumble recovery, 27.5 tackles, 3.5 special teams tackles and 3 catches for 96 yards. Andreas enjoys the competitive nature of the defensive back position, like stealing reps in one-on-ones andRead More

2017 High School Team Previews (MB): Sisler Spartans have a chance if they “buy in”

2017 High School Team Previews (MB): Sisler Spartans have a chance if they “buy in”

July 26, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the start of the high school season, we will be posting high school team previews from June to September as part of our comprehensive season coverage. Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) has tapped into our network of coaches to produce high school team previews for the 2017 season. The #CFCteampreviewsRead More

WR/OLB Huziak has plenty of options with dual citizenship

WR/OLB Huziak has plenty of options with dual citizenship

July 20, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Sean Huziak performed at a high level for the Fort Frances Muskies in 2016 at a variety of positions on the football field. Sean suited up as a wide receiver, was the second string running back, played outside linebacker and was the punter for the Muskies. “Hitting gives me aRead More

2017 High School Previews: Grant Park Pirates have big expectations

2017 High School Previews: Grant Park Pirates have big expectations

July 18, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the start of the high school season, we will be posting high school team previews from June to September as part of our comprehensive season coverage. Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) has tapped into our network of coaches to produce high school team previews for the 2017 season. The #CFCteampreviews highlightRead More

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DB Adamopoulos uses his size to advantage

July 11, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The young defensive back mentioned that his favorite part about playing defensive back is the thrill of playmaking. “The rush you get when making an interception to give the offense the ball back is great,” said Stephen. “It makes you feel like a massive contribution to the team and it’sRead More

2017 High School Team Previews (MB): West Kildonan Wolverines “have no doubt”

2017 High School Team Previews (MB): West Kildonan Wolverines “have no doubt”

July 6, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the start of the high school season, we will be posting high school team previews from June to September as part of our comprehensive season coverage. Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) has tapped into our network of coaches to produce high school team previews for the 2017 season. The #CFCteampreviews highlightRead More

Moar (R)

Football a life changer for LB Moar

July 5, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

James Moar finished his senior season playing for the St.John’s Tigers with 34 tackles, 1 interception, 3 sacks, 5 forced fumbles, 2 fumble recoveries, and a touchdown. The Tigers standout played a variety of positions on the field all year. James suited up primarily as a linebacker and defensive end,Read More

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Winning rookie of the year a big moment for FS Balan

July 1, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Austin Balan suited up for the Sisler Spartans for seven games in 2016. In these seven games, Austin tallied 51 tackles, 2 interceptions, 2 sacks and 1 safety. “Being at safety means I can come down and stop the run, but I’m also able to drop back to defend theRead More

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SS Bueckert eager to show what he brings to the table

June 27, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Tyler Bueckert has played in back-to-back title games with the Steinbach Sabres. Tyler and the Sabres lost the previous bowl game, but won the last title game against the Kelvin Clippers. “The most memorable football experience of my life is winning the CTV bowl last year and competing for itRead More

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LB Huh looks forward to the competition at next level

June 23, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

In 2016, William Huh was one of Grant Park’s premier defensive players tallying up 2 interceptions, 2 forced fumbles, 2.5 quarterback sacks, along with 31 tackles. “I love to hit and enjoy the feeling of laying people out,” responded William. “The sound of pads hitting motivates me throughout games toRead More

2017 High School Team Previews (ON): Scheibler to lead Muskies

2017 High School Team Previews (ON): Scheibler to lead Muskies

June 20, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the start of the high school season, we will be posting high school team previews from June to September as part of our comprehensive season coverage. Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) has tapped into our network of coaches to produce high school team previews for the 2017 season. The previewsRead More