Articles by: Elizabeth Karchut

Spencery Smyth takes down his opponent (left, courtesy of Spencer Smyth) and Austin Miller (right, courtesy of Austin Miller).

Pair of CFC100s join Mustangs Class of 2017

December 29, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Mustangs pick up two highly-touted commits. Searching for the perfect university can be tough, but CFC100 linebacker Spencer Smyth and CFC100 defensive lineman Austin Miller from Canada Prep may have found theirs after signing with the Western Mustangs. Spencer Smyth Balance. It’s a hard thing to achieve sometimes. But SpencerRead More

David Mueller (left, courtesy of David Mueller) and Matt Ohler (right, courtesy of Matt Ohler).

Academics and family tradition bring 2 to Calgary

December 28, 2016 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Dinos attract two Alberta commits. David Mueller, a receiver from Lacombe High School, and Matt Ohler, a tight end from St. Francis High School, are ready to etch their names into the Calgary Dinos’ history books after signing with the team. David Mueller Future kinesiology student David Mueller was drawnRead More

Shae Weekes signs his LOI. Courtesy of Shea Weekes.

CFC100 joins the Bisons’ herd

December 28, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Manitoba picks up highly-touted defensive back. CFC100 Shae Weekes, a defensive back from St. Paul’s High School, will be staying home after signing with the University of Manitoba Bisons. St. Adolphe, Weekes’s hometown, is only a short drive away from the University of Manitoba. “I chose to commit to ManitobaRead More

Montréal bolsters line with two commits, one #CFC100

Montréal bolsters line with two commits, one #CFC100

December 28, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Carabins welcome two Québec commits to their 2017 class. The Montréal Carabins offensive line has gotten a whole lot bigger with the additions of offensive linemen #CFC100 Olivier Phanor from Cégep du Vieux-Montréal and Frédérick Labbé Desmeules from Collège François-Xavier Garneau. #CFC100 Olivier Phanor Montréaler Olivier Phanor had several schoolsRead More

Saeed Hosain-Ali. Courtesy of the CJFL.

Langley Ram now flying with UBC Thunderbirds

December 27, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

UBC adds size and experience to their defensive line with their newest commit. Football? Four years ago, Saeed Hosain-Ali, a defensive end from the Langley Rams (CJFL), didn’t even know what that was, but now he will be a member of the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. Hosain-Ali grew upRead More

Will Lear signs his LOI (left, courtesy of Will Lear) and Tommy Silvaroli (right, courtesy of Tommy Silvaroli).

Dolphin and Warrior joining the Varsity Blues squad

December 27, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Toronto picks up two local recruits. Sometimes you don’t have to look far to find a good thing. Just ask the Toronto Varsity Blues who picked up two commits in their own backyard, Will Lear, an offensive tackle from Ajax High School, and Tom Sivaroli, an offensive lineman from LorneRead More

By Nate Martin.

REC Duprey ready to help Rouge et Or

December 22, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Laval welcomes second commit to their receiving core. When Jordan Duprey, a receiver from Cégep Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, arrives in the Laval Rouge et Or locker room, he will be bringing his team-first mentality to the Vanier cup winners. The product of Gatineau, Québec will fit right in with the Rouge etRead More

Champlain Cougar now member of Mustangs

Champlain Cougar now member of Mustangs

December 22, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Western welcomes Québec commit to their 2017 class. It’s a nine and half hour drive from Québec City to London, Ontario, but the Western Mustangs’ newest defensive lineman, Nicholas Thériault from Champlain College-Lennoxville, probably won’t mind. Thériault, who is 6’1, 226lbs, has spent three years with the Champlain College-Lennoxville CougarsRead More

Tre Ford (right, #1) and Tryell Ford (left, #30) celebrate their signing with Waterloo with their grandmother. Courtesy of Tre Ford.

CFC100 twins hope to bring winning ways to Waterloo

December 22, 2016 at 12:00 amby 0 comments

Warriors 2017 class continues to grow with the addition of two #CFC100 commits. Who doesn’t love a good twin story, especially if the twins are both #CFC100 recruits? Highly touted quarterback Tre Ford and defensive back Tyrell Ford from AN Myer Secondary School made waves again after the twins bothRead More

Jalen Burley (left) and his teammate. By Danielle Da Silva.

CFC100 going out east, joins St. FX

December 21, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

St. FX brings in second commit to their 2017 class. #CFC100 Jalen Burley, a defensive end from Vincent Massey Collegiate, will be travelling from a metropolitan, prairie city to a small, costal community after committing to the St. Francis Xavier X-Men. The 6’2, 230lbs football player will be leaving Canada’sRead More

Courtesy of Cameron Smith.

Marauders gain size on offense with new commit

December 21, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

McMaster adds 6’6, 270lbs giant to their 2017 class. Cameron Smith, an offensive lineman from the Royal Imperial Collegiate of Canada, is ready to take his new city by storm after signing with the McMaster Marauders. It was Hamilton, Ontario, a city of steel and high rises, that stole Smith’sRead More

Courtesy of Nick Morello.

RB Morello staying home, commits to Western

December 21, 2016 at 5:41 amby 0 comments

Western welcomes decorated commit to their 2017 class. The Western Mustangs are well aware of what Nick Morello, their newest running back, can bring to the table. The product of the London South Collegiate Institute is also quite knowledgeable about Western as well. So, what does Western’s recruiting coordinator ChrisRead More

Christmas comes early for the Western Mustangs

Christmas comes early for the Western Mustangs

December 21, 2016 at 12:00 amby 0 comments

Western welcomes 22 commits, including three CFC100s, into their Class of 2017. After a bumper-crop harvest, the Western Mustangs are going into the holidays well-stocked for the new year. Christopher Marcus, the Mustangs recruitment coordinator, took a moment to reflect of the team’s current haul. “The theme all along wasRead More

Barnaba Niel (#0) and his coursin, Gordon Lam (#1). Courtesy of Barnaba Niel.

CFC100 WR and cousin commit to Waterloo

December 20, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Warriors welcome two local recruits to their 2017 class. When it comes down to it, family is one of the most important elements both in and out of the locker room. But, you don’t have to tell wide receivers Barnaba Niel and #CFC100 Gordon Lam from Royal Imperial Collegiate ofRead More

Redmen building up defense with 3 new commits

Redmen building up defense with 3 new commits

December 20, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Redmen welcome two local commits and one out-of-province commit to their 2017 class. The Redmen have been busy stocking up on offensive commits as of late, but now they have shifted their focus to the defensive harvest. They have plucked recruits cornerback Chico Mbiya Jr. from Cégep Vieux-Montréal, outside linebackerRead More

Younes Marzouki signs his LOI with the Gee-Gess. Courtesy of Younes Marzouki.

Lanaudière Triade now galloping with uOttawa Gee-Gees

December 20, 2016 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Gee-Gees add out-of-province commit to 2017 class. Nestled in the cityscape of downtown Ottawa, Younes Marzouki, a defensive back from Cégep régional de Lanaudière à L’Assomption, found a new place to call home after signing with the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees. Marzouki calls Repentigny, Québec home, but he was bornRead More

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

 
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