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COACHES SPOTLIGHT (ONORATI): “There are few things that can match the feeling of being on a sideline watching everything come together”

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (ONORATI): “There are few things that can match the feeling of being on a sideline watching everything come together”

June 30, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Coaches play a big role in the development of their players, not just on the field, but off the field. There are thousands of community/high school coaches that sacrifice countless hours of their own time to make sure that amateur football is an opportunity presented to young people all acrossRead More

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Canada on their way to Gold medal round

June 28, 2017 at 7:01 pmby 0 comments

Langley, BC (June 28, 2017) – Football Canada’s women’s national team will go for gold on June 30 at 7:30 p.m. PT at the 2017 IFAF Women’s World Championship after defeating Great Britain 35-0 on June 27 at McLeod Stadium in Langley, British Columbia. Canada handed Great Britain their first-ever tournamentRead More

Stallions Varsity Team Returns to Form; JVs win a stunner

Stallions Varsity Team Returns to Form; JVs win a stunner

June 28, 2017 at 12:38 pmby 0 comments

Stallions Varsity Team Returns to Form; JVs win a stunner VARSITY The Huronia Stallions Varsity football team rebounded from a tough loss to Peterborough last week with a hard fought 24-21 victory over the previously unbeaten North Halton Crimson Tide.  The Stallions surged ahead 17-0 early in the second quarterRead More

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“Football came to me” – CFC100 Ballantyne

June 28, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

“I never really got into football, football came to me,” said CFC100 Devonte Ballantyne. Originally, this 5’11, 185lbs defensive back was a track and field athlete. When he got to high school, everyone told him that he should play football. However, he wasn’t a fan of the sport at theRead More

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Bucs stumble against the Monarchs

June 27, 2017 at 10:07 amby 0 comments

Central Alberta Buccaneers, 47-7, The Bucs Stumble against the Monarchs by: Todd Lewis On Saturday, June 24th, the Central Alberta Buccaneers kicked off against the Fort McMurray Monarchs. The Bucs lost the 2016 AFL Championship to the Monarchs and the pirate crew was eager to step onto the field againstRead More

CFC100 Summer League Update: Khalil Wilson and Kiondre Smith continue to dominate the Toronto scene

CFC100 Summer League Update: Khalil Wilson and Kiondre Smith continue to dominate the Toronto scene

June 27, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

With the summer football festivities in full swing, each week we will do our best to update you on which players are doing damage for their respective teams across the country. Ontario dominates the summer scene with three well organized leagues running side by side with some of the bestRead More

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Canada defeats Australia to open Women’s Worlds

June 26, 2017 at 12:00 pmby 0 comments

Langley (June 25, 2017) – Football Canada’s women’s national team opened the 2017 IFAF Women’s World Championship with a convincing 31-6 win over Australia on June 24 at McLeod Stadium in Langley, British Columbia. “I thought it was a very good football game. We really didn’t know what to expect goingRead More

WOLFE: “Coaching is coaching at any level”, high school versus university

WOLFE: “Coaching is coaching at any level”, high school versus university

June 25, 2017 at 8:34 amby 0 comments

My experience at the high school level is restricted to 4 years; while I coached college age athletes 45 years. Not being a great mathematician, I believe that is approximately a 10 to 1 ratio in favour of the older group. I had always looked forward to coaching at aRead More

Fantuz Courage Awards: Camden Melrose showed mental toughness during injury comeback

Fantuz Courage Awards: Camden Melrose showed mental toughness during injury comeback

June 25, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

While it is hard to bounce back from a serious injury as a professional football player, it is even more inspiring when a young player successfully returns from their very first serious injury to play the sport again. Camden Melrose accomplished just that, courageously facing his first major injury atRead More

#11 Christian Veilleux (photo courtesy of Christian Veilleux)

Canadian QB Veilleux, gets first NCAA offer……he’s only in grade 9!

June 24, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

For the first time, the CFC scouting bureau, which has well over 40 years of experience, has witnessed a Canadian grade 9, a quarterback at that, receive an NCAA offer – three years ahead of graduation. Christian Veilleux, a 6’2.5 and 155-pound St. Peter’s high school product in Ottawa, hasRead More

#99 Zach Kean tackles a Peterborough player in Stallions weekend action

Stallions Week Four Recap

June 23, 2017 at 4:46 pmby 0 comments

Stallions Get Swept in Cottage Cup Showdown Against Peterborough Varsity The Huronia Stallions Varsity Football team lost 24-9 to their rivals from Peterborough to fall to 3-1 on the season.  The Stallions had a stellar defensive effort in the game but could not generate enough offence to win a thirdRead More

2017 IFAF Women’s World Championship begins Saturday in Langley

2017 IFAF Women’s World Championship begins Saturday in Langley

June 22, 2017 at 12:48 pmby 0 comments

Get pumped as Canada hosts the IFAF Women's Worlds Championship June 24-30.#WWC17cahttps://t.co/kAxG7qWEuE pic.twitter.com/dOJVqUXIC8 — Safe Contact (@SafeContact) June 22, 2017 Ottawa (June 21, 2017) – The top women’s tackle football players from around the world are set to take part in the third edition of the IFAF Women’s World Championship, JuneRead More

CFC100 Summer League Update: Keenan tosses five touchdowns; Peat records first sack of the season in huge win

CFC100 Summer League Update: Keenan tosses five touchdowns; Peat records first sack of the season in huge win

June 20, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

With the summer football festivities in full swing, each week we will do our best to update you on which players are doing damage for their respective teams across the country. Ontario dominates the summer scene with three well organized leagues running side by side with some of the bestRead More

Fantuz Courage Awards: Pierce Smith overcame adversity while being a team leader

Fantuz Courage Awards: Pierce Smith overcame adversity while being a team leader

June 19, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Overcoming adversity is something that we all must do at some point in our lives. For young quarterback Pierce Smith, that challenge came very early on in the form of a learning disability that affected his ability to read and write. But with the help of the game he loves,Read More

DID YOU KNOW (37): Inaugural Fantuz courage award, sportsmanlike conduct, 6-on-6 in York Region? Quinte gets OVFL team

DID YOU KNOW (37): Inaugural Fantuz courage award, sportsmanlike conduct, 6-on-6 in York Region? Quinte gets OVFL team

June 18, 2017 at 6:30 amby 1 comment

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition Learning and leading through football Canadian NFLer teaches the value of sportsmanship 6-on-6 coming to YRAA? Quinte lands an OVFL teamRead More

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Mind of McCabe: A rational look at the issues surrounding Native imagery in sports

June 17, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

“We will never change the name of the team. It’s that simple. NEVER – you can write that in caps.” Those are the infamous words of Washington Redskins Owner, Dan Snyder, who made his thoughts quite clear about the controversy surrounding his team’s derogatory Native imagery in an interview withRead More

Issachar Sookwah in Stallions Action this weekend

Gearing Up for Cottage Cup showdown in Peterborough This Weekend

June 16, 2017 at 3:21 pmby 0 comments

VARSITY They Huronia Stallions Varsity football team improved to 3-0 on the season with a 64-6 beat down of the Nipissing Wild.  The Stallions took control of the game early with a quick 10-0 advantage after a touchdown run by Zach Kuhn, followed by a Michael Tomcyzk field goal.  TheRead More

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (CIRCELLI): “As coaches, we are teachers trying to pass on our own knowledge and passion to our players”

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (CIRCELLI): “As coaches, we are teachers trying to pass on our own knowledge and passion to our players”

June 16, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

Jean-Paul Circelli, current Head Coach of the Ontario Provincial Football League’s (OPFL) London Jr. Mustangs Varsity team (formerly of the Ontario Varsity Football League (OVFL) and Offensive Line Coach of the Western Mustangs of the OUA is a true player’s coach. Perhaps that could explain why he has coached atRead More

Central Alberta Buccaneers, Bucs take on water with Gators, 28-7

Central Alberta Buccaneers, Bucs take on water with Gators, 28-7

June 13, 2017 at 1:03 pmby 0 comments

Central Alberta Buccaneers, Bucs take on water with Gators, 28-7 By: Todd Lewis The Central Alberta Buccaneers hosted the Calgary Gators on June 10th in a game that many said would decide the #2 spot in the AFL. The Bucs came off a 2-0 win streak while the Gators were reelingRead More

CFC100 Summer League Update: Cimankinda puts together an insane performance; Patten shows off return skills in big win

CFC100 Summer League Update: Cimankinda puts together an insane performance; Patten shows off return skills in big win

June 13, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

With the summer football festivities in full swing, each week we will do our best to update you on which players are doing damage for their respective teams across the country. Ontario dominates the summer scene with two well organized leagues running side by side with some of the bestRead More

 
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