Community

CJFL: Final weekend before the BCFC enjoys the Labour Day bye

CJFL: Final weekend before the BCFC enjoys the Labour Day bye

August 24, 2017 at 7:54 pmby 0 comments

3 games this weekend prior to the conference taking off the Labour Day weekend. All games can be viewed live on PPV at BCFCTV.com. bcfootballconference.com updated this morning with Dom Abassi’s weekly video preview as well as Paul Shortt’s “55 Yard Line Column” that has various records updates. Saturday gamesRead More

BC Lions Players of the Week

BC Lions Players of the Week

August 22, 2017 at 6:47 pmby 0 comments

BC Lions British Columbia Football Conference Players of the Week Bcfootballconference.com Watch every game on PPV Powered by RE/MAX  bcfctv.com   Players of the Week August 22, 2017 Week 4 – BCFC Players of the Week   Offense – Trey Campbell, RB-Westshore Rebels 16 carries, 150 yards, 2TDS 5 receptions,Read More

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (WEIR): “Football is the greatest team sport on earth…for most players, the team is their extended family”

COACHES SPOTLIGHT (WEIR): “Football is the greatest team sport on earth…for most players, the team is their extended family”

August 22, 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

In action with Team Great Britain (Photo credits: http://gw-images.com/)

Jo Kilby brings jolt of leadership to British squad at IFAF Worlds in Vancouver

August 22, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

One of the greatest players to don the colors of the Birmingham Lions, Johannah (Jo) Kilby represents everything that is good about the growth of American female football in Great Britain. With a nation of notable female sporting heroes, Kilby, who spent over a decade competing on the rugby pitch,Read More

CJFL: BCFC Monday Musings

CJFL: BCFC Monday Musings

August 21, 2017 at 11:03 pmby 0 comments

British Columbia Football Conference Feature to bcfootballconference.com Watch every game streamed live at BCFCTV.COM Follow us on facebook.com/BCfootballconference by: Blake Roberts This column is for opinion purposes only and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of the British Columbia Football Conference or its teams. BCFC Monday Musings Week four isRead More

DID YOU KNOW (45): CFL ‘Diversity is strength’, Covington’s journey, Flory’s got big shoes to fill, returning to action in the NFC

DID YOU KNOW (45): CFL ‘Diversity is strength’, Covington’s journey, Flory’s got big shoes to fill, returning to action in the NFC

August 20, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

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: CFL unites against racism and white supremacy in wake of Charlottesville tragedy Vancouver native shares journey to NFL’s Houston Texans SaskatchewanRead More

2017 National Team Roster announced, including 14 CFC100s

2017 National Team Roster announced, including 14 CFC100s

August 18, 2017 at 3:45 pmby 0 comments

Football Canada announced on Thursday a 40 player all-star roster which was selected from pool of talented standouts that competed in the 2017 Football Canada Cup last month in Wolfville, Nova Scotia. Highlighting the list of all-stars are Quebec’s Kalenga Muganda, Saskatchewan’s Joshua White and British Columbia’s Tyson Philpot whoRead More

Westshore Rebels Getting Ready for Their Home Opener

Westshore Rebels Getting Ready for Their Home Opener

August 18, 2017 at 3:25 pmby 0 comments

Victoria, BC, Canada – August 17, 2017 – The Westshore Rebels are ready and excited for their home opener on Saturday at 3pm against the Langley Rams at Westhills Stadium. Due to turf maintenance the Rebels had no choice but to play their first 3 games on the road. With a 2-1Read More

Alex (left) and Aimee share a selfie in their Team Canada jerseys (Image supplied by Alex Kowalski)

Kowalski sisters set offensive tone for soaring Canada at IFAF Worlds

August 18, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Akin to the Lamoureux twins and the Potomak sisters in women’s ice hockey, Aimee and Alex Kowalski represent a dazzling duo of sisterly teammates whose heroic performances have elevated them into the colors at the 2017 IFAF Women’s World Championships in Vancouver, BC. Complemented by the fact that this yearRead More

Manitoba Girls Football Association All Star Game

Manitoba Girls Football Association All Star Game

August 17, 2017 at 1:28 pmby 0 comments

For those unaware, the Manitoba Girls Football Association held The Inaugural MGFA All Star Game at Transcona Nationals Field just a few weeks ago. The organizers of the Transcona Nationals event felt the day went well with great football and hot, hot weather! Thank you to the many volunteers thatRead More

BCFC: Dom Abassi’s week 4 preview

BCFC: Dom Abassi’s week 4 preview

August 17, 2017 at 11:45 amby 0 comments

Watch BCFC reporter Dom Abassi’s week 4 preview of our 3 games.   Source: BCFC Media

U SPORTS launches 100-day countdown to 53rd ArcelorMittal Dofasco Vanier Cup; Tickets on sale now

U SPORTS launches 100-day countdown to 53rd ArcelorMittal Dofasco Vanier Cup; Tickets on sale now

August 17, 2017 at 11:41 amby 0 comments

TORONTO (U SPORTS) – The countdown is on to the 53rd ArcelorMittal Dofasco Vanier Cup as U SPORTS marks 100 days on Thursday until Canada’s national university football championship. The 2017 ArcelorMittal Dofasco Vanier Cup returns Nov. 25 to Tim Hortons Field in Hamilton, Ont.- home of the Canadian FootballRead More

Joe Scarnici/Getty Images

WOLFE: Football and Academics

August 17, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

It has always been obvious to me that university sports teams are impacted as a consequence of their admissions standards. That is to say, that the schools with the highest standards, have the greatest difficulty winning games and championships. This is more the case in football than other sport. ARead More

19 Albertan’s named to Western U16 All-Star Team

19 Albertan’s named to Western U16 All-Star Team

August 16, 2017 at 3:37 pmby 0 comments

After a dominating performance at the inaugural Football Canada U16 Western Challenge in Lethbridge this past July 1-8 that saw Team Alberta blast through the round robin with a 3-0 record outscoring their opponents from B.C., Sask., and Manitoba by a margin of 114-3, Alberta has placed 19 players outRead More

BCFC Players of the Week

BCFC Players of the Week

August 15, 2017 at 6:22 pmby 0 comments

BC Lions British Columbia Football Conference Bcfootballconference.com Watch every game on PPV Powered by RE/MAX  bcfctv.com   Players of the Week August 15, 2017 Week 3 – BCFC Players of the Week   Offense – Khalik Johnson, REC-Langley Rams 9 receptions, 136 yards, 1TD The Langley Rams gave up fourteenRead More

Monday BCFC Musings

Monday BCFC Musings

August 15, 2017 at 6:19 pmby 0 comments

British Columbia Football Conference Feature to bcfootballconference.com Watch every game streamed live at BCFCTV.COM Follow us on facebook.com/BCfootballconference by: Blake Roberts This column is for opinion purposes only and does not necessarily reflect the opinions of the British Columbia Football Conference or its teams.   The BCFC season is short, asRead More

CFC100 Summer League Update: It’s showtime with season highlight tapes now available

CFC100 Summer League Update: It’s showtime with season highlight tapes now available

August 15, 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

Alex Black leaping for the ball (Credit: Diz Ruptive Photography)

Alex Black beaming with national pride in historic third stint with Team Canada

August 14, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Donning Canada’s colors for the third time in her accomplished career, the captivating Alex Black reached an apex that only two other women, Trina Graves and Christine O’Donnell of the WWCFL’s Winnipeg Wolf Pack can lay claim to. Although Black is not even 30 years young, her amazing gridiron legacyRead More

One League Just Isn’t Enough: Players Continue Tradition of Excelling in the CFL and NFL

One League Just Isn’t Enough: Players Continue Tradition of Excelling in the CFL and NFL

August 13, 2017 at 3:24 pmby 0 comments

Founded in 1958, the Canadian Football League (CFL) has been largely overshadowed by the neighbouring US National Football league (NFL). While the NFL takes in over $9 billion a year, making it the most profitable sports league on the planet, the CFL grosses roughly $249 million in annual revenue. ButRead More

DID YOU KNOW (44): Living the dream, hitting a growth spurt, cross-country cycle, getting robotic

DID YOU KNOW (44): Living the dream, hitting a growth spurt, cross-country cycle, getting robotic

August 13, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

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: Chris Rosetti’s journey to Miami Dolphins’ pro scout B.C. native Jonathan Kongbo finding himself at Tennessee Former Queen’s star cycling acrossRead More

 
error: