Nova Scotia announces 2013 Football Canada Cup 40 man roster

Lantz, N.S– Football Nova Scotia is pleased to announce their final 40 man roster that will be representing Nova Scotia at the 2013 Football Canada Cup this July in Moncton.

Head Coach Pierre Lefebvre commented on the selection of the team, “These young men have persevered through hard work and commitment, and are deservedly representing our province in this year’s Football Canada Cup Tournament in Moncton.”

The under-18 travel team will play their first game on Monday, July 15 at 12 noon against Team Saskatchewan. Team Nova Scotia has already played two exhibition games versus Team New Brunswick winning 31-9 in the first game and 47-0 in the second.

The Football Canada Cup will begin Monday, July 15 at Moncton’s Rocky Stone field and end with the final game on Sunday, July 21. There will be seven teams from across Canada competing for the championship including Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia.


The official roster is listed below:

Name Position City
Ben Best RB Woodville
Ben DeTurbide Receiver Dartmouth
Brad Bevan QB Bedford
Brayden Culligan OL Dartmouth
Brock O’Brien Offensive Guard Wolfville
Cam Davidson RB Kentville
Duncan Robertson D-Line Fall River
Eric Bowdridge D-Line Halifax
Giovanni Holmes Cornerback Bedford
Greg Hutchins Kicker/ Receiver Bedford
Isaac Bergland LB Dartmouth
Jacob Melanson Defensive End North Alton
Jake Moore Receiver Dartmouth
Jared Melnyk WR Eastern Passage
Jesse Boudreau Linebacker Bedford
Joe Morgan Center / Guard Halifax
John Paul Nose Tackle Eskasoni
Jon Harvey Offensive Tackle Halifax
Jonathan Hachey FB & DT Bedford
Justin Bower Quarterback Halifax
Kyle Gordon DB Greenwood
Kyle MacDonald DL Lower Sackville
Liam Hickey Offensive Line Bedford
Malcolm Hyde LB/ DE Bedford
Matt Bayne Defensive Back Bedford
Max Martin Oline Lower Sackville
Nate Adams DB Halifax
Nate Rostek DB Tantallon
Nathan Wetzel Receiver Dartmouth
Nicholas Green RB Dartmouth
O’Neil Barton OL Halifax
Salin Zaghloul O-Line Halifax
Sean Muir QB Bedford
Shaun Robinson Defensive End Halifax
Spencer Wells Receiver Eastern Passage
Spencer Wiechert WR Dartmouth
Thomas Hoyt Receiver Hubley
Tyler Robichaud LB Sackville
Will Chamberlain DB Bedford
Zack Leger Linebacker Yarmouth



CFC will be live streaming all games from the 2013 Football Canada Cup in Moncton, New Brunswick.

The event kicks off at Moncton’s Rocky Stone Field with a triple header on Monday, July 15 beginning at 12:00 pm Atlantic Time (AT). The second game day begins with a series of three mini-games followed by two semi-final showdowns at 4:00pm and 7:30 pm respectively. The final game day opens at 11:00 am on Sunday July 21 with a second series of mini-games followed by the bronze medal game at 4:00 pm and the gold medal game at 7:30 pm.



DATE                      TIME                 EVENT                  PARTICIPANTS

Monday, July 15th  12:00 pm             Game 1                 Nova Scotia vs. Saskatchewan
Monday, July 15th   4:00 pm              Game 2                 Manitoba vs. Ontario
Monday, July 15th    7:30 pm             Game 3                 New Brunswick vs. Alberta
Thursday, July 18th 11:00 am            Game 4, 5, 6           Mini round-robin (see below)
Thursday, July 18th 4:00 pm             Game 7                 Winner Game 3 vs. Winner Game 2
Thursday, July 18th 7:30 pm             Game 8                 Winner game 1 vs. Quebec
Sunday, July 21st     11:00 am            Game 9, 10, 11       Mini round-robin (see below)
Sunday, July 21st     4:00 pm             Game 12                Bronze Loser Game 7 vs. Loser Game 8 (home)
Sunday, July 21st      7:30 pm              Game 13                Gold Winner Game 7 vs. Winner Game 8

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