Articles by: Elizabeth Karchut

Courtesy of Jack MacLean.

St.FX brings in local DL commit to 2017 class

February 18, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The X-Men’s Class of 2017 grows by one. Sometimes there is an adjustment position when going to a new school, but it might not take Jack MacLean, a defensive lineman from Dr. John Hugh Gillis High School, too long to get used to the St. Francis Xavier X-Men. The toweringRead More

Dinos stay local, grab 2 CFC100 commits

Dinos stay local, grab 2 CFC100 commits

February 17, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

The University of Calgary welcomes two top-tier players in Calgary to their Class of 2017. The University of Calgary Dinos dipped into the local recruiting pool and have pulled out CFC100s in the form of cornerback Deane Leonard and offensive lineman Tyler Packer from Notre Dame High School.  Deane LeonardRead More

Courtesy of Mario Alyas.

McMaster now home to Jacob Hespeler DB

February 17, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Marauders welcome Cambridge commit to their Class of 2017. Like many others, Mario Alyas, a defensive back from Jacob Hespeler Secondary School, had a choice to make before joining the McMaster Marauders, hockey or football? Alyas had been strapping on the skates since he was four years old. But, tenRead More

Courtesy of Alex Brown.

Leo Hayes K/P standout joins StFX X-Men

February 17, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

X-Men bring in out-of-province commit to their Class of 2017. Alex Brown, a kicker from Leo Hayes High School, knew there was something special with the St. Francis Xavier X-Men from the very beginning. It didn’t take long for Brown to realize that his future lies with the X-Men. “EveryoneRead More

5 Alberta commits, including 3 CFC100s, join UBC

5 Alberta commits, including 3 CFC100s, join UBC

February 16, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

The Thunderbirds welcome five out-of-province commits to their Class of 2017. The University of British Columbia Thunderbirds have done a little shopping over in Alberta and have snagged CFC100 Ted Kubongo, a running back from St. Matthew High School, CFC100 Kene Ezekeke, a receiver from St. Mary’s High School andRead More

Courtesy of Griffin Quigely.

MTA now home to Holland Hurricane tackle

February 16, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

MTA brings in an out-of-province commit to their team. Sometimes, getting to the U Sports level isn’t as easy as a “point-A-to-point-B” trip. With victory laps, the CJFL and college, the journey to university ball can be a little more convoluted. But, that doesn’t mean a whole lot, does it?Read More

CFC100 Canisius Crusader WR, St. Francis OL moving back north, joins Gryphons

CFC100 Canisius Crusader WR, St. Francis OL moving back north, joins Gryphons

February 15, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Guelph welcomes two Canadians playing in the United States back to their Class of 2017. CFC100 Zeke Margaritis, a wide receiver from Canisius High School and Tyler Grisolia, an offensive lineman from St. Francis High School, have spent the last few years playing in New York State, but now it’sRead More

Courtesy of Lliam Wishart.

Standout Okanagan Sun REC now with UBC

February 15, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

UBC welcomes a CJFLer to their team. Lliam Wishart, a receiver from the Okanagan Sun (BCFC) was born and raised surrounded by mountains, but now he will be leaving the interior to fly with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds from their nest on the Pacific coast. “I chose toRead More

Courtesy of Benjamin Juteau-Leroux.

Les Géants WR joins McGill Redmen

February 15, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

McGill brings in local commit to their Class of 2017. Benjamin Juteau-Leroux, a wide receiver from Cégep St-Jean-sur-Richelieu, is ready to take his education, and his football, to the next level with the McGill Redmen. Being a bilingual person is a difficult task, but it’s a challenge that hasn’t putRead More

Guelph brings 2 commits to offense and defense

Guelph brings 2 commits to offense and defense

February 15, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Gryphons welcome two Ontario commits to their Class of 2017. Ben Cadman, a defensive back from Corpus Christi Catholic Secondary School and Ethan Hill, a receiver from St. Thomas of Villanova College, are ready to make their mark on the U Sports league with the University of Guelph Gryphons. BenRead More

Courtesy of Dawson Elliott.

Gryphons bring in South Lion LB

February 14, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Guelph’s Class of 2017 grows by one. When you don’t know anyone going into university, the ride can be a little rough. But, Dawson Elliott, an outside linebacker from the London South Collegiate Institute, already knows a few faces in the University of Guelph Gryphons’ locker room. Elliott, who playedRead More

Courtesy of Louis-Félix Lépine.

Diablos MLB commits to Bishop’s

February 14, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Gaiters bring in another Québec commit to their Class of 2017. Louis-Félix Lépine, a middle linebacker from Cégep de Trois-Rivières, has just started his first semester at Bishop’s University and there is no doubt he is chomping at the bit to hit the field with the newly-moved AUS Gaiters inRead More

Courtesy of Alexis Verville.

Vulkin DB commits to St. FX

February 14, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

X-Men welcome an out-of-province commit to their Class of 2017. Alexis Verville, a defensive back from Cégep de Victoriaville, sees something with the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men that has peaked his interest. Opportunity is the word of the day for Verville, shedding light onto why he chose to move outRead More

Marauders now home to CFC100 Centennial Spartan REC, Nelson Lord OL

Marauders now home to CFC100 Centennial Spartan REC, Nelson Lord OL

February 13, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

The Marauders welcome two Southern Ontario commits to their Class of 2017. Connor Graham, an offensive lineman from Nelson High School and CFC100 Tommy Nield, a slotback from the Centennial Collegiate Vocational Institute, were once OFC rivals but now will be adding a new chapter to their story after bothRead More

Alex Petty looks down the field. Courtesy of Alex Petty.

Bishop Tonnes Titan QB commits to SMU Huskies

February 13, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Huskies welcome an out-of-province commit to their Class of 2017. Alex Petty, a quarterback from Bishop Tonnos Catholic Secondary School, will be climbing down the Niagara Escarpment and heading out to the east coast after signing with the Saint Mary’s University Huskies. Recruitment can be a nerve-wrecking and exciting timeRead More

 
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