Articles by: Elizabeth Karchut

#CFC100, 3 other local recruits set to join Rouge et Or family

#CFC100, 3 other local recruits set to join Rouge et Or family

November 27, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Three commits from Québec City and one from Montréal commit to Laval. It appears that the allure of Québec City has continued to capture the hearts of defensive tackle Samuel Maranda-Bizeau, fullback Dave Pouliot and linebacker Yvan Hakizimana from Campus Notre-Dame-de-Foy (CNDF), as well as Rouleau from Cégep Garneau, allRead More

#CFC100 REC to become Thunderbird in 2017

#CFC100 REC to become Thunderbird in 2017

November 27, 2016 at 5:43 amby 0 comments

UBC picks up their second commit of the Class of 2017. (feature photo courtesy of the Province) When you live near the ocean, it can be hard to pack up and leave the magnificent body of water behind for university. But, if you’re like #CFC100 Marcus Browne, a receiver from Holy CrossRead More

Devon Parris watches his opponent. Courtesy of Devon Parris.

Kingston boy goes east, commits to St. FX

November 26, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

St. FX welcomes their first 2017 commit. To state the obvious, Ontario and Nova Scotia are two very different provinces, one a landlocked chunk of country surrounded by Quebec and the United States, and the other a peninsula on the Atlantic Ocean. After committing to the St. Francis Xavier X-Men,Read More

John O'Reilly gets ready for the next play. Courtesy of John O'Reilly.

Longhorn commits to Yates Cup champs Golden Hawks

November 26, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Laurier adds seventh commit to 2017 class. John O’Reilly, a defensive end from Corpus Christi Catholic Secondary School, will be exchanging his longhorns for wings after committing to the Laurier Golden Hawks. The 6’5, 240lbs Burlingtonian has spent his high school career with the Corpus Christi Longhorns in the HaltonRead More

Patrick Prendergast (#1) holding the MVP award (2014) bestowed to him by the RSEQ. Courtesy of Patrick Prendergast.

U of T brings in American recruit for 2017

November 25, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Varsity Blues attract a commit from New Hampshire. Born in Florida, but raised in Montreal, Quebec, Patrick Prendergast, a wide receiver from St. Paul’s High School, will be returning to the Great White North after committing to the Toronto Varsity Blues. Prendergast is currently playing with the St. Paul’s BidRead More

Jelani Yorke looks down the field. Courtesy of Jelani Yorke.

Yorke brothers reunited after Jelani commits to Mount A

November 23, 2016 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Mount Allison picks up their second 2017 commit. There is nothing quite like playing football with your brother and now, Jelani Yorke, a receiver St. Stephens Catholic Secondary School, will get another chance to line up with his older brother after committing to Mount Allison. Yorke will be heading outRead More

Dimitri Sinodinos and his family after singing with the Redmen. Courtesy of Ron Hilaire.

McGill welcomes 4th commit to 2017 class

November 22, 2016 at 5:37 amby 0 comments

McGill adds quarterback to their roster. Dimitri Sinodinos, a quarterback from Vanier College, is on a mission to challenge himself and there is no better place to do it than in the U Sports league. On Nov. 19, he took the next step after signing with the McGill Redmen. “McGillRead More

Bryan Latouche and his family after signing with the Gee-Gees. Courtesy of Bryan Latouche.

Gee-Gees attract proven winner to 2017 class

November 21, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Champion winner from Québec coming to Ottawa. It has been a challenging year for Bryan Latouche, an offensive lineman from Campus Notre-Dame-de-Foy (CNDF), but now he can rest a bit easier knowing he has a home for the next four years after committing to the University of Ottawa on Nov.Read More

Brandon Vanneste (left, courtesy of the OVFL) and Brandon Maki (right, courtesy of Brandon Maki)

Varsity Blues stock up on defense with 2 commits

November 21, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The University of Toronto attracts two defensive lineman. It appears that the Varsity Blues like the name “Brandon,” having added two new commits, Brandon Vanneste, a defensive lineman from the London Jr. Mustangs (Ontario Varsity Football League) and Brandon Maki, a defensive end from Lo-Ellen Park Secondary School, to theirRead More

Tommy Chandik with the Montréal Carabins coaches. Courtesy of Tommy Chandik.

Hungry Triades offensive lineman commits to Carabins

November 20, 2016 at 5:43 amby 0 comments

Carabins 2017 class grows by one more. Tommy Chandik, an offensive lineman from Cégep régional de Lanaudière à L’Assomption, is on a mission to etch himself into the history books as a championship winner. He hopes that his dream can become a reality after signing with the Montréal Carabins. TheRead More

OVFL all-star kicker now a Carleton Raven

OVFL all-star kicker now a Carleton Raven

November 19, 2016 at 5:46 amby 0 comments

Ravens continue to attract commits to their 2017 class. Thorold, Ontario, the hometown of Hayden Riley, a kicker from Dennis Morris Secondary School, is a far cry from Canada’s capital, but the young player will get a taste of big city living after committing to Carleton University. Riley has beenRead More

Jaylan Grandison gets ready to run down the field. Courtesy of Jaylan Grandison.

#CFC100 REC set to join the Concordia Stingers

November 18, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Concordia add a highly-touted wide receiver to their team. It has been two years since he has seen Québec, but now Jaylan Grandison, a wide receiver from Asa College, will be returning to la belle province after committing to the Concordia Stingers. The 6’4, 205lbs football player grew up inRead More

Colin Grant displays what football means to him on his back. Courtesy of Colin Grant.

Huron Heights Warrior commits to Waterloo

November 18, 2016 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Waterloo welcomes a GTA commit to their 2017 class. Colin Grant, a football player from Huron Heights Secondary School, is already familiar with the team name “warriors” and will continue to call himself one for the next four years after committing with the Waterloo Warriors. Grant will be heading downRead More

Varsity Blues continue to grow 2017 class with 3 commits

Varsity Blues continue to grow 2017 class with 3 commits

November 17, 2016 at 5:42 amby 0 comments

The Varsity Blues have cast their net out towards eastern Ontario to snag their latest commits. Go west, young man, but not too far west. David Maecker, a quarterback from Monsignor Paul Dwyer Catholic Secondary School, Spencer Goodfellow, a centre from Regiopolis-Notre Dame Catholic High School and Cisco Bower D’Cunha,Read More

Cédric Mignault (centre) with the Carabins coaches. Courtesy of Cédric Mignault.

DT from Trois-Rivières commits to Carabins

November 16, 2016 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Carabins add another commit to their 2017 class. Cédric Mignault, a defensive tackle from Cégep de Trois-Rivières, will be heading down the St. Lawrence after committing to the University of Montréal. Mignault currently lives in Trois-Rivières, which is an hour and a half north-east of Montréal. He has played forRead More