Articles by: Elizabeth Karchut

X-Men’s ‘impressive success’ draws in Alberta DL commit

X-Men’s ‘impressive success’ draws in Alberta DL commit

April 5, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

The X-Men bring in an out-of-province experience to their team. St. Francis Xavier University impressed Travis Loov, a defensive lineman from Bev Facey Community High, to say the least, so much so that he is willing to move across the country to become a X-Man. Hailing from Sherwood Park, Alberta,Read More

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Guelph an ‘elite school’ for commits

April 5, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Guelph bring sin two southern Ontario commits to their Class of 2017. The tales of their careers may be different, but for defensive back Tyler Hourie from St. Joseph’s Catholic High School and quarterback Kyle Simms from Medway High School, the reasons for joining the Guelph Gryphons are similar: it’sRead More

Golden Bears commit on mission to prove doubters wrong

Golden Bears commit on mission to prove doubters wrong

April 4, 2017 at 5:45 amby 1 comment

The Golden Bears bring in an Alberta commit to their Class of 2017. Samuel Beza, a defensive back from St. Mary’s High School, may have only been playing football for a year and a half, but the future University of Alberta Golden Bear has been proving the doubters wrong forRead More

Local talent staying in Ottawa, now flying with Carleton

Local talent staying in Ottawa, now flying with Carleton

April 4, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Carleton welcomes a local commit to their Class of 2017. After commiting to Carleton University, defensive back Kerwin Guiste from St. Peter’s High School will be staying in the city where his career began. The Ravens football team was revived only four years ago, but the team has turned aRead More

‘Close-knit community’ of SMU draws in the commits

‘Close-knit community’ of SMU draws in the commits

April 3, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Huskies bring in one local and three out-of-province commits to their team. John Diberardo, an offensive lineman from St. Thomas More Catholic Secondary School and Naol Denko, a defensive back from Notre Dame Catholic Secondary School, both understand what playing Ontario football is like, but now both will get aRead More

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Budding Golden Bears offer promising team to commits

April 3, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The Golden Bears add two Alberta commits to their Class of 2017. Linebacker, Reiss Flunder, from Notre Dame High School and defensive back, Matthew Del Degan, from Bishop O’Byrne High School will be heading to the provincial capital after signing with the University of Alberta Golden Bears. Reiss Flunder HailingRead More

StFX X-Men pull out all the stops to get recent commits

StFX X-Men pull out all the stops to get recent commits

April 2, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

The X-Men welcome an out-of-province CJFLer and local high schooler to their team. The Saint Francis Xavier X-Men knew what they wanted and did all that they could to get it. That’s how they got Isaac Fagnan, a receiver from Bonnyville Centralized High School and Dashawn Smith, an offensive linemanRead More

Yoo (left) and Griffin (right)

U of T’s location, prominence attractive feature to commits

April 2, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Varsity Blues bring in one out-of-province commit, two Ontario commits and two local commits. Nestled among the towering buildings and hustle and bustle of the city lies the University of Toronto, the new home to linebacker Jaechan Yoo from Halifax West High School and receiver Griffin Assance-Goulais from St. Joseph-ScollardRead More

Tristan Fiske-Casault (centre).

Choosing the Carabins was ‘not easy’ for Montréal commit

April 1, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Montréal adds a local commit to their Class of 2017. Deciding on a university can be a life-altering decision and no one knows it better than those currently in that situation. Ask Tristan Fiske-Casault, a receiver from Collège Montmorency, who finally narrowed down his chose to the University of Montréal.Read More

uOttawa covered all bases for former Kamloops Bronco OL

uOttawa covered all bases for former Kamloops Bronco OL

April 1, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The Gee-Gees add experience to their team with an addition from the CJFL. Tanner Bishop, an offensive lineman from Clarence Fulton Secondary School, has been hiding out in the CJFL for a while now, but when the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees came looking for him, he jumped at the chanceRead More

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‘Proud to call myself a Lion’ says York commit

March 31, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

York welcomes an Ontario commit to their Class of 2017. Quarterback Bryce Covello from St. Ignatius High School will have quite the trek out of the forests of his hometown to the concrete jungle that is Toronto the join his new team, the York University Lions. “I’ve always loved theRead More

WR commit bringing experience to Manitoba Bisons

WR commit bringing experience to Manitoba Bisons

March 31, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Manitoba welcomes an Ontario commit to their team. Wide receiver Devon Woods from W.F. Herman Secondary School, needed a little change of scenery after spending a good portion of his playing career in Windsor, Ontario. Now, he will be taking his experience to the prairies after signing with the UniversityRead More

Calgary ‘where I wanted to be’ says commit

Calgary ‘where I wanted to be’ says commit

March 30, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The Dinos bring in a local commit to their Class of 2017. After a stint playing football in Ontario, Daniel Townsend, an offensive lineman from Notre Dame High School, will be heading back home to play some Calgary-flavoured football after committing to the University of Calgary Dinos. “I picked CalgaryRead More

Bishop’s ‘heading in right direction’ for commits

Bishop’s ‘heading in right direction’ for commits

March 30, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Bishop’s brings in three commits from Québec. There is a good chance that defensive back Samuel Lagloire-O’Connell and linebacker Dalton English from Champlain College St-Lambert are already quite familiar with one another and if not, they will have plenty of time to get acquainted, along with defensive back Samuel Mathieu-CloutierRead More

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uOttawa commits set to show up doubters in 2017

March 29, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Gee-Gees bring in one out-of-province and one Ontario commit to their Class of 2017. When haters get you down, you get right back up and show them they’re wrong, just like Jermaine Wright, a linebacker from John Abbott College, who is set to prove himself with the University of OttawaRead More

4 commits ready to add talents to Windsor Lancers

4 commits ready to add talents to Windsor Lancers

March 29, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Windsor brings in three Ontario and one American commit to their Class of 2017. It was the charisma and knowledge of the University of Windsor Lancers’ coaches that drew in linebackers Ricky O’Rourke from Ursuline College and Josh Kita from St. Clair Secondary School, along with defensive back Daniel StirlingRead More

Charles-Brown makes cross-country trek to join Ravens

Charles-Brown makes cross-country trek to join Ravens

March 28, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Ravens welcome a CJFLer to their team. Shaiheem Charles-Brown, a defensive lineman from the Langley Rams (CJFL), is no stranger to moving, so it shouldn’t be much of a problem when he moves cross country again to join the Carleton University Ravens. According to the Langley Times, at the ageRead More

International commit playing in Canada ready for McGill

International commit playing in Canada ready for McGill

March 28, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

McGill brings in a player from France to their Class of 2017. Lucas Velurie, a wide receiver from Cégep de Thetford, will be heading to the big city after signing with the McGill Redmen. Velurie is currently housed in Thetford Mines, Québec, which is south of Québec City. Between 2015Read More

Bisons cast net west, drag in 2 from BC

Bisons cast net west, drag in 2 from BC

March 27, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds two out-of-province commits to their team. The Prairies better get ready for the BC boys, Nick Thomas, a linebacker from the Langley Stampeders (Vancouver Mainland Football League) and Michael West, a defensive end from Terry Fox high school, after the pair signed with the University of Manitoba Bisons.Read More

X-Men commits want to be part of winning StFX culture

X-Men commits want to be part of winning StFX culture

March 27, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The X-Men bring in one out-of-province and three provincial commits to their Class of 2017. When Josh Hebert-Chesley, a wide receiver from Saint John High School and Kylar MacDonald, a defensive lineman from Citadel High School, visited the StFX campus, they couldn’t help but be enthralled with what they sawRead More

 
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