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Uttley’s top prospects: Best D-Line crop in years

Uttley’s top prospects: Best D-Line crop in years

February 27, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

What can I say, D-lineman. 2018 may be, as I have said in the past, the year of the d-lineman in Canada. Today, I will evaluate some of these outstanding prospects for 2018, but I could realistically introduce or compile a list of 20+ athletes today. The players listed hereRead More

The Cayuga Warriors and Hagersville Hurricanes have combined football programs this season, but failed in their bid to participate in the Norfolk Secondary Schools Athletic Association. Pictured, team captains Ryan Clark, James Garrish, Ryan Macdonald and Cobourn Sands. JACOB ROBINSON/SIMCOE REFORMER

Smaller enrollment, smaller football

February 27, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Across the province there are a plethora of secondary schools faced with declining enrolments, the consequence of which is declining budgets.  How can a school with limited enrolment compete with the larger schools in the same board, how can administrators justify the expense of operating a program that requires aRead More

L-R: Jean-Francois Joncas & Kevin MacNeill

Champlain coach leaves to become OC of Guelph

February 27, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

GUELPH, ON (February 27, 2017) — Gryphon Football is proud to announce Jean-Francois Joncas as the team’s new offensive coordinator as Todd Galloway has recently accepted a newly created position with the team in a full-time recruiting capacity. “Todd has been instrumental in our success the past six years,” GuelphRead More

Courtesy of Olivier Choquette.

Lauréats DB joins the Sherbrooke Vert & Or

February 27, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Vert & Or being in another Québec commit to their Class of 2017. Olivier Choquette, a corner from Cégep de Saint-Hyacinthe, had access to some insider information before choosing to extend his career with the University of Sherbrooke Vert & Or. While figuring out what school to attend, Choquette, whoRead More

New kids in town: Axemen welcome 2nd wave of commits

New kids in town: Axemen welcome 2nd wave of commits

February 27, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Acadia welcomes nine commits to their team, including two FPC players. It has been a busy few months for the Acadia Axemen recruiters, having travelled far and wide to collect recruits from not only the team’s backyard, but across the country. “We are extremely excited to announce our second waveRead More

Redmen welcome 3 linebackers to team

Redmen welcome 3 linebackers to team

February 27, 2017 at 5:42 amby 0 comments

McGill brings in one out-of-province, one international and one local commit. The McGill Redmen have done a little shopping and this time, it was for linebackers John Mooney from Handsworth Secondary School, Chris Mikola from Thetford Mines and Brandon Fombuena from Vanier College. John Mooney It will be quite theRead More

Jack Ryan (#2) scans the field during a game

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge: Jack Ryan on a mission

February 27, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Jack Ryan is a young man on a mission. He started playing football in the summer following grade 10, not only that he wanted to and played the hardest position in sport; quarterback. Due to his lack of experience a lot of people doubted him. And in a Hollywood-like fashionRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge: QB Mathar, “football is part of my life every day”

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge: QB Mathar, “football is part of my life every day”

February 27, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Quarterback, Jay Mathar, is no stranger to the football field. Having played for most of his life, he says it’s is a passion of his. Playing 7 years of community football, 2 years of high school, 3 years of team BC and many all-star events, Mathar currently plays for theRead More

DID YOU KNOW (24): Hardcourt to the gridiron, proving doubters wrong, hard work pays off, former X-Men signs with German club

DID YOU KNOW (24): Hardcourt to the gridiron, proving doubters wrong, hard work pays off, former X-Men signs with German club

February 26, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Muamba’s journey to the CFL Cook stands small, but plays big Perseverance in the classroom leads to U Sports scholarship FormerRead More

Football more than a game for WR Dola

Football more than a game for WR Dola

February 26, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Tanner Dola demonstrated his athletic ability playing various positions for the West Kildonan Wolverines in 2016. Tanner registered 2 catches for 28 yards, 1 interception and 6 tackles before he switched to quarterback this year.

CFC100 from Oak Park joins Manitoba Bisons

CFC100 from Oak Park joins Manitoba Bisons

February 26, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Manitoba brings in a Winnipeg commit to their Class of 2017. When September rolls around, Cole Adamson, a defensive tackle from Oak Park High School, will have the chance to don the colours of his local team, the University of Manitoba Bisons. “It’d be great to play for my hometownRead More

Courtesy of Taylor Mayer.

Regina native joins hometown Rams

February 26, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Regina welcomes a local CJFLer to their team. Taylor Mayer, a defensive back from the Regina Thunder (CJFL), has spent his entire career playing in his hometown of Regina, Saskatchewan, and now he will have the chance to don the colours of the University of Regina Rams, green and gold.Read More

Mounties add to the line and backfield

Mounties add to the line and backfield

February 26, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

MTA add two to their trove. Simon Cope, a corner from Lo-Ellen Park Secondary and Zach Davidson, an offensive lineman from Holland College, may be from different provinces, but both have similar reasons for committing to the Mount Allison Mounties. Simon Cope Sackville, New Brunswick, called out to Simon Cope, aRead More

Dante Rohlehr Ventura (94) stands during a game

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge: Lineman Ventura is a passionate underdog

February 26, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Dante Ventura is an athletic big man fuelled with a burning passion for the game, and yet somehow, he is still flying under the radar similar to Los Angeles Rams star defensive tackle Aaron Donald, one of Ventura’s idols. “I have never been so passionate about something in my life,”Read More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge: “Football is incredible” says ATH Bennett

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge: “Football is incredible” says ATH Bennett

February 26, 2017 at 5:15 amby 0 comments

Having played football for seven years now, Jake Bennett is a versatile athlete. He plays multiple positions; receiver, defensive back, and returner. This past season, he registered 32 tackles, 3 interceptions, and 1 touchdown. In his sophomore year as a receiver, he had 495 yards to go along with 6Read More

 
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