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Ontario and host Nova Scotia to play for gold at U16 Eastern Challenge

Ontario and host Nova Scotia to play for gold at U16 Eastern Challenge

July 19, 2017 at 7:42 pmby 0 comments

New Brunswick and Saskatchewan will battle for bronze Wolfville, N.S. (July 19th) – Ontario and host Nova Scotia opened the Football Canada under-16 Eastern Challenge with victories on Tuesday. With their wins, that sets up a contest on Friday July 21st for the gold medal between the two squads.  KickoffRead More

Grenadiers host playoff game this weekend

Grenadiers host playoff game this weekend

July 19, 2017 at 12:32 pmby 0 comments

Senior #GMen host playoff game vs @Durham_Dolphins this Saturday. Kick off 1pm at #RichardsonStadium. Full story https://t.co/b9LitEqlGr pic.twitter.com/P1HvuNQAJh — Grenadiers Football (@GrensFootball) July 19, 2017 (Wednesday, July 19, 2017) – Grenadiers host playoff game this weekend Kingston, ON – After finishing the regular season in second place, the Grenadiers seniorRead More

Ontario and host Nova Scotia to play for gold at U16 Eastern Challenge

Ontario and host Nova Scotia to play for gold at U16 Eastern Challenge

July 19, 2017 at 12:27 pmby 0 comments

New Brunswick and Saskatchewan will battle for bronze  (Wolfville, N.S. July 19th) – Ontario and host Nova Scotia opened the Football Canada under-16 Eastern Challenge with victories on Tuesday. With their wins, that sets up a contest on Friday July 21st for the gold medal between the two squads.  KickoffRead More

Nova Scotia White to battle New Brunswick for gold in Atlantic Bowl

Nova Scotia White to battle New Brunswick for gold in Atlantic Bowl

July 19, 2017 at 12:23 pmby 0 comments

Nova Scotia Blue and Prince Edward Island to play for bronze After another great day of six-a-side football under our belts at the U16 Atlantic Bowl and improvements can be seen across the board. We we’re lucky enough to witness three solid games of football today, Scotia White vs NewRead More

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2017 High School Team Previews (BC): CFC50 New Westminster Hyacks looking to make program history

July 19, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the start of the high school season, we will be posting high school team previews from June to September as part of our comprehensive season coverage. Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) has tapped into our network of coaches to produce high school team previews for the 2017 season. The #CFCteampreviews highlightRead More

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CFC60 Quirion determined to win each fight and dominate

July 18, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Twelve years is a long time for someone to be perfecting their craft. For CFC60 Tristan Quirion, football has been a part of his life since he was seven. It has allowed him to make several friends and important contacts throughout the years. But more importantly, it has instilled inRead More

2017 High School Previews: Grant Park Pirates have big expectations

2017 High School Previews: Grant Park Pirates have big expectations

July 18, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the start of the high school season, we will be posting high school team previews from June to September as part of our comprehensive season coverage. Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) has tapped into our network of coaches to produce high school team previews for the 2017 season. The #CFCteampreviews highlightRead More

Another CFC100 gets his first NCAA offer

Another CFC100 gets his first NCAA offer

July 18, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Announced on social media, CFC100 Inho Choi has received his first Division 1 offer from the University of Columbia. An unbelievable moment for me, exciting to announce I have received my first Division I Scholarship from the University of Columbia! pic.twitter.com/pu6sfB9W5l — Inho Choi (@TheSecondChoi) July 16, 2017 The 6’2,Read More

Nova Scotia White, PEI and New Brunswick grab victories in Atlantic Bowl Day 1 action

Nova Scotia White, PEI and New Brunswick grab victories in Atlantic Bowl Day 1 action

July 17, 2017 at 12:54 pmby 0 comments

(Wolfville, N.S, July 17, 2017) – Yesterday was the kickoff of the first annual Atlantic Bowl.  We got to witness a lot of entertaining football, the Atlantic Bowl Six-a-Side tournament adds a nice flair to what we have seen over the past week and a half coming off of the FootballRead More

WHERE ARE THEY NOW: CFC100 Deschamps says, “We are a big family and everyone has each other’s back”

WHERE ARE THEY NOW: CFC100 Deschamps says, “We are a big family and everyone has each other’s back”

July 17, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

2014 was the first year that canadafootballchat.com (CFC) put out a top prospects list; the CFC100. With this upcoming year, many of these players are entering their fourth year of their collegiate football career. We thought it would be fun to see where these players are at now and getRead More

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OL Staples is very adaptable

July 17, 2017 at 5:42 amby 0 comments

Versatility is a huge part of playing offensive line. Every position knows their role and thrives on working as a unit to succeed in every aspect of football. Eamon Staples on the U18 Nova Scotia Team knows wherever his club needs him on the offensive line he can do hisRead More

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FCC2017 RECAP: Quebec 3-peats for gold medal

July 17, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

#FCC2017: Last minute touchdown gives Quebec third consecutive gold medal:https://t.co/qMGWiKasSO pic.twitter.com/hWQA2jmEUZ — Football Canada (@FootballCanada) July 16, 2017 (feature image credit: FotosByFitz / Glenn Dickson) Wolfville, NS (July 15, 2017) – Under Friday Night Lights, Saskatchewan was only less than minute away from pulling off a major upset at the 2017Read More

DID YOU KNOW (40): Playing for Pops, Dr. Lineman, Alberta field named after coach, autopsy reveals another case of CTE

DID YOU KNOW (40): Playing for Pops, Dr. Lineman, Alberta field named after coach, autopsy reveals another case of CTE

July 16, 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: Football keeps youngster going in wake of tragedy Canadian NFLer puts on the scrubs Sherwood Park Rams name field in honourRead More

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“I like to drive people against their will” – CFC60 Spattz

July 16, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

David Decastro from the Pittsburgh Steelers. CFC60 offensive lineman, Rémy-Julien Spattz, tries to model his game after this player for these reasons; “I think that he is a technician on the field and is beautiful to watch for those who respect offensive line play. He is very quick off the ballRead More

2017 High School team previews: St. Mark Lions determined for a rebound season

2017 High School team previews: St. Mark Lions determined for a rebound season

July 16, 2017 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Leading up to the start of the high school season, we will be posting high school team previews from June to September as part of our comprehensive season coverage. Canadafootballchat.com (CFC) has tapped into our network of coaches to produce high school team previews for the 2017 season. The #CFCteampreviewsRead More

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“Football has taught me to take responsibility for my own actions” says OL Scott

July 16, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

When I ask up and coming football players what football means to them and what is has taught them, it is amazing to me how similar many of those answers are. For offensive lineman, Logan Thomas Scott, his answer is no different. “Football means a lot to me. It hasRead More

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Nova Scotia finishes sixth at 2017 Football Canada Cup

July 15, 2017 at 1:31 pmby 0 comments

British Columbia left a great impression in their return to the national championship. On Friday afternoon, the team finished fifth place at the 2017 Football Canada Cup after earning a 24-10 victory over host Nova Scotia. Leaving Wolfville, British Columbia amassed a 2-1 record.  Meanwhile, Nova Scotia ended up inRead More

Mind of McCabe (Offence): 2017 High School Preseason CFC All-Canadians

Mind of McCabe (Offence): 2017 High School Preseason CFC All-Canadians

July 15, 2017 at 12:00 pmby 0 comments

The 2017 high school season is nothing more than hopes and dreams at this point in time, but here at CFC, we are working hard in preparation for the nation to kick off another year of football. Last season, we rolled out our first ever CFC All-Canadian lists at theRead More

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CFC60 LB Cavanagh “reads” very well

July 15, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

First pick in D1 #Grasset A post shared by Louis Cavanagh | C.A.G🏈 🙏 (@cavanagh_45) on Aug 31, 2015 at 2:29am PDT If you are a true competitor, losing is a hard pill to swallow. It doesn’t matter who the opponent is, what their seed was, by how many pointsRead More

Fantuz Courage Awards: Jason Preece overcame tragedy with the help of football

Fantuz Courage Awards: Jason Preece overcame tragedy with the help of football

July 15, 2017 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

In both life and football, a person must overcome adversity and tough challenges to succeed and go far. Few stories echo this sentiment more than the journey of young Jason Preece, a London Minor Football player who made it through one of the most difficult times imaginable and is stillRead More

 
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