Ontario Prospect Challenge Profile: Ferreira excited to meet new coaches and learn

Today CFC features Ontario Prospect Challenge participant Lucas Ferreira.

Position: Defensive Line

Height/Weight: 6’0″/220 lbs

School Status as of September 2013: Grade 9

Current Team(s): Notre Dame Secondary School (Burlington)/ Burlington Stampeders

The Ontario Prospect Challenge is well underway and many have already tried out to become one of CFC”s Top 100. Defensive end and tackle Lucas Ferreira is excited to continue his football career and take on the challenge.

Ferreira has been playing football since he was eight years old and has played for many teams, including this year’s OFC champions Burlington Stampeders.

“I’m always trying to improve my game by attending different combines and camps in Canada and USA,” Says Ferreira. “Its great to work and learn with coaches I know and to meet new ones too. It also gives me a chance to get my name out there and hopefully get noticed by Universities.”

“I’m going to try my best to make the OPC team,” continues Ferreira. “Long term goals are to get into a good University and continue to play football.”

Tryouts (Phase 1) for the Ontario Prospect Challenge begin September 21st.  A ‘one-time’ tryout fee allows you to compete in as many tryouts as you wish.   CLICK HERE for registration information.

Stay tuned to Canadafootballchat.com for more OPC player profiles.


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