Articles by: Elizabeth Karchut

Rouge et Or bolster offensive line with 3 commits

Rouge et Or bolster offensive line with 3 commits

December 19, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Laval’s 2017 class grows to twelve. The Laval Rouge et Or have had a busy recruiting season as of late and their 2017 class only continues to grow. Offensive tackle Nicholas Thibodeau and offensive lineman Jonathan Plé from Collège de Valleyfield, along with Andy Genois, an offensive lineman from CégepRead More

Grenadier joins the Golden Hawks

Grenadier joins the Golden Hawks

December 19, 2016 at 5:42 amby 0 comments

Laurier welcomes eastern Ontario commit to their 2017 class. Taylor Stalkie, a linebacker from Napanee District High School, won’t need much time adjusting to his new team mascot after committing to the Laurier Golden Hawks. During high school, Stalkie played with the Napanee District HS Golden Hawks in the KingstonRead More

Rouge et Or bolster offensive line with 3 commits

Rouge et Or bolster offensive line with 3 commits

December 19, 2016 at 12:00 amby 0 comments

Laval’s 2017 class grows to twelve. The Laval Rouge et Or have had a busy recruiting season as of late and their 2017 class only continues to grow. Offensive tackle Nicholas Thibodeau and offensive lineman Jonathan Plé from Collège de Valleyfield, along with Andy Genois, an offensive lineman from CégepRead More

Mathieu Gagné (#34) protects his quarterback. Courtesy of Mathieu Gagné.

Bishop’s Gaiters welcomes Beauce-Appalaches Condors’ FB

December 18, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Bishop’s brings in one of their first 2017 commits. There is something about a small, intimate campus that can draw a person in. Just ask the Bishop Gaiters’ newest fullback, Mathieu Gagné from Cégep Beauce-Appalaches. “I like the fact Bishop’s is a small school compared to others universities. It isRead More

Galata Gurmu (left), 
Brayden Saville (centre) and Abdul-Karim Gassama (right). Courtesy of @VMCTrojansFball

Manitoba Bisons herd grows by three

December 18, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Manitoba stocks up on Trojan commits. A trio from Vincent Massey Colligate, affectionately known as the “Triples”, are staying in Manitoba after committing to the University of Manitoba. Wide receivers and Brayden Saville and Abdul-Karim Gassama and defensive back Galata Gurmu signed with the team on Dec. 8. Brayden SavilleRead More

Arnaud Moisan and his family in front of a Condors flag. Courtesy of Arnaud Moisan.

Beauce-Appalaches Condor now part of Vert & Or

December 17, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Sherbrooke adds second linebacker to their 2017 class. Going into a new locker room can be a daunting experience. But for Arnaud Moisan, a linebacker from Cégep Beauce-Appalaches, the transition will be a bit easier since there are a few familiar faces on his new team, the Sherbrooke Vert &Read More

Pearce Denver Wright (left) and Gabriel Lussier (right). Courtesy of Ron Hilaire.

McGill welcomes Cheetah, Triades to 2017 class

December 17, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The Redmen focus on offense in their latest round of commits. It can be hard, sometimes, to catch the attention of a recruiter. But, that’s not the case for Pearce Denver Wright, a wide receiver from Vanier College, and Gabriel Lussier, a running back from Cégep regional de Lanaudière àRead More

Olivier Paquet-Brisson and Carabins' Head Coach Danny Maciocia. Courtesy of Olivier Paquet-Brisson.

Limoilou Titan commits to University of Montréal

December 16, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Carabins bring in thirteenth commit. Sometimes all the pieces just fall into place. Ask Olivier Paquet-Brisson, a defensive end from Cégep Limoilou, and he will probably say the same thing after committing to the Montréal Carabins. Paquet-Brisson will be travelling down the St. Lawrence River from his hometown of QuébecRead More

Sam Mace (#22) looks down the field. Courtesy of Sam Mace

uOttawa now home for La Salle Black Knights RB

December 16, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Gee-Gees bring in talented commit. When you’re as athletic as Sam Mace, a running back from La Salle Secondary School, choosing a sport to pursue can be a difficult task. But, this versatile athletic decided his future lay with football after committing to the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees. Mace hasRead More

Joe Diorio (#9) avoids his opponent. Courtesy of Jeo Diorio.

STA Flames DB excited to commit to Guelph

December 15, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Guelph welcomes London-area commit to 2017 class. There is nothing quite like standing on a university campus and soaking in the unexplainable feeling that this is where you belong. Just ask Joe Diorio, a defensive back from St. Thomas Aquinas, and he will tell you the same thing after committingRead More

Courtesy of Gabriel Brault.

Limoilou Titan now part of Carleton flock

December 15, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Ravens bring in out-of-province commit. Being bilingual is no easy task, but with the right mindset and commitment, you can perfect another language. That’s what Gabriel Brault, a running back from Cégep Limoilou, is aiming to do after committing to the Carleton Ravens. Brault said he chose Carleton, “to improveRead More

Christopher Ciguineau on the line. Courtesy of Christopher Ciguineau.

WR from Montréal commits to uOttawa

December 14, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Gee-Gees bring in another commit from Québec. Christopher Ciguineau, a receiver from Collège Ahuntsic, will be heading to the nation’s capital after committing to the University of Ottawa. Ciguineau’s career is relatively young, having spent only two years with Les Indiens du Collège Ahuntsic (Réseau du sport étudiant du QuébecRead More

Laval’s 2017 class grows by three more

Laval’s 2017 class grows by three more

December 13, 2016 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Laval continues to attract teammates from Campus Notre-Dame-de-Foy. They have won a Bol D’Or together, now running back Luca Perrier, linebacker Thomas Frost, and quarterback David Pelletier from Campus Notre-Dame-de-Foy (CNDF) will look to bring their winning ways to the Vanier Cup winners, the Laval Rouge et Or. Luca PerrierRead More

Andre Dueck signs his LOI with McMaster. Courtesy of Vincent Massey Collegiate Twitter account.

Winnipeg boy now a Hamiltonian, commits to Mac

December 13, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Marauders attract out-of-province commit. Andre Dueck, a quarterback from Vincent Massey Collegiate, will be exchanging wheat fields for steel mills after signing with the McMaster Marauders. The 6’2, 185lbs football player currently calls Winnipeg his hometown, but he will be crossing province boarders to reach McMaster in Hamilton, Ontario. DueckRead More

Blake Turner celebrates the tackle. Courtesy of Blake Turner.

Regina Rams bring in out-of-province commit

December 12, 2016 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Regina welcomes an Albertan to their 2017 class. Sometimes making such an important decision as what university to attend isn’t as hard as it sounds when the university has so many attractive features. Just ask Blake Turner, a defensive tackle from Bishop O’Bryne High School, who is set to becomeRead More

Mathieu Robitaille (#5) runs off the field. Courtesy of Mathieu Robitaille.

Laval’s 2017 class keeps growing, adds another recruit

December 12, 2016 at 5:51 amby 0 comments

Vanier Cup champions bring in another local-area commit. When you’re given the chance to stay home, in a city that you love, why not take it? That’s what Mathieu Robitallie, a wide receiver from Cégep Limoilou, did after committing to the Laval Rouge et Or. “I grew up in QuébecRead More

UofT brings in two commits playing in America

UofT brings in two commits playing in America

December 11, 2016 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

One Bahamian and one Canadian playing in America are now part of the Varsity Blues. Welcome to, and back to, Canada, the country where winter lasts for almost six months. A pair of commits, Julian Waldron, a defensive lineman from Miami Central, and Josh Henry, a wide receiver from ChabotRead More

Louis Gauvin (#88) runs down the sidelines. Courtesy of Louis Gauvin.

Dalhousie Tiger commits to SMU

December 11, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Saint Mary’s welcomes AFLer to their 2017 class. To reach his new team, all that receiver Louis Gauvin has to do is walk down the street. The former Dalhousie Tigers (Atlantic Football League) is now joining the dog-pack after committing to the Saint Mary’s University Huskies. “There were a lotRead More

Rushon Dagelman (#3, right) and his A.N. Myer teammates, Tre Ford (centre) and Tyrell Ford (left). Courtesy of Rushon Dagelman.

A.N. Myer SB ready to help Waterloo

December 11, 2016 at 5:49 amby 0 comments

Warriors continue to bolster roster with commits. First impressions are important and Rushon Dagelman, a slotback from A.N. Myer Secondary School, will have a chance to show what he is made of after committing to the Waterloo Warriors. The Warriors are currently in a rebuilding phase and that can haveRead More

Mustangs herd grows by four

Mustangs herd grows by four

December 10, 2016 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Western dip into local recruit pool, pull out four commits. It’s a tale of twins and rivals, of how one team now unites them, strengthening bonds and forging new ones. It’s the story of linebackers Jacob Zynomirski and Zach Zynomirski from Saunders Secondary School, of defensive end Brandon Thompson fromRead More

 
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