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Raiders Great makes BC Lions

Raiders Great makes BC Lions

July 1, 2010 at 4:44 pmby 0 comments

Greg Sakaki of the Nanaimo News Bulletin Andrew Harris ran roughshod through Canadian junior football – all the way to the CFL. The Vancouver Island Raiders’ grad has made the B.C. Lions’ 46-man roster for 2010. “It was definitely nice to hear that I made it,” Harris said. “Now it’sRead More

2 enfield players selected for Team Nova Scotia

2 enfield players selected for Team Nova Scotia

July 1, 2010 at 5:53 amby 0 comments

Two Enfield football players have been selected to the provincial under-18 team. Kenzie MacNeil and Mitch Cross were recently announced as making the 40-man roster for Team Nova Scotia that will host the Canada Cup national championship July 11-17 at Acadia. Read More: [URL]http://www.enfieldweeklypress.com/sports.asp?id=2187 ENFIELD: Two Enfield football players hopeRead More

Boise State football team secures commitment from Canadian safety

Boise State football team secures commitment from Canadian safety

July 1, 2010 at 5:47 amby 0 comments

Boise State’s football team has secured its seventh commitment for the Class of 2011 — 6-foot-3, 195-pound Canadian safety Taylor Loffler. Loffler committed to the Broncos on Tuesday, he told the Idaho Statesman. “I really liked the school, they have a really good team and I really liked the coaches,”Read More

CFL Drug Policy at a glance

CFL Drug Policy at a glance

July 1, 2010 at 5:32 amby 0 comments

CFL AND CFLPA INTRODUCE FIRST DRUG TESTING POLICY Background • A first for the Canadian Football League • The product of work dating back to 2007 • Developed by the Canadian Football League in partnership with the CFLPA • Integrated in their new Collective Bargaining Agreement • Developed in consultationRead More

CFL to air on NFL Network

CFL to air on NFL Network

July 1, 2010 at 5:27 amby 0 comments

CFL.ca Staff Toronto — The Canadian Football League and NFL have agreed to a new telecast deal for 2010, it was announced today. NFL Network will broadcast fourteen regular season CFL games starting with the season opener Thursday, July 1 at 7:00 PM ET featuring the Montreal Alouettes and SaskatchewanRead More

Moncton’s football dreams can come true

Moncton’s football dreams can come true

July 1, 2010 at 5:23 amby 0 comments

A couple of weeks ago I had the pleasure of speaking at the annual general meeting of Downtown Moncton Centre-ville Inc. I asked those in attendance to take a walk with me into the football future of Moncton. A walk that went something like this: Read More: [url]http://timestranscript.canadaeast.com/sports/article/1117736 Just priorRead More

Roadrunner QB makes Team BC

Roadrunner QB makes Team BC

June 30, 2010 at 10:18 pmby 0 comments

Tanner Pearce will represent British Columbia next month when he goes to Nova Scotia to play football with Team BC. Read More: [url]http://www.bclocalnews.com/sports/97496614.html You always have to watch the quiet ones. Sitting across from Tanner Pearce, the calm, centered, multi-sport athlete, you’d be hard-pressed to imagine him laying someone outRead More

Lions weekend a tale of 2 leagues

Lions weekend a tale of 2 leagues

June 30, 2010 at 7:29 amby 0 comments

The Bantam Cambridge Lions (OMFL) waited until their final drive to beat the Orangeville Outlaws 20-19. Both teams came into this contest with 4-1 records and tied for second place in the division standings. The Lions started the game by recovering an onside kick that led to a touchdown byRead More

Cougars stumble versus Stamps

Cougars stumble versus Stamps

June 30, 2010 at 5:44 amby 0 comments

The Chatham-Kent Cougars’ offensive woes resurfaced Sunday in a 34-8 loss to the Burlington Stampeders in the Ontario Football Conference’s varsity division. Read More: [url]http://www.chathamdailynews.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=2645505 One week after their first victory, the Cougars fell to 1-4-0 with the loss at the Chatham-Kent Community Athletic Complex. It was the third gameRead More

Burlington Brave Yurincich passes away

Burlington Brave Yurincich passes away

June 29, 2010 at 6:53 pmby 0 comments

The Burlington Braves Alumni We are deeply saddened to inform you of the sudden death of our good friend John Yurincich this past Monday, June 28, 2010. John was a player on the Burlington Brave teams of 1965 and 1966, under Head Coach Bernie Custis. Over the years John hadRead More

Canada West grads land on CFL rosters

Canada West grads land on CFL rosters

June 29, 2010 at 2:33 pmby 0 comments

Photo courtesy Ivan tam / U of S Athletics Forty-nine make final cut; Idonije, Ryan continue to shine in NFL EDMONTON – Eight Canadian Football League teams begin play this week in search of a trip to the sold out 98[SUP]th[/SUP] Grey Cup game in Edmonton on November 28[SUP]th[/SUP], 2010.Read More

Israel Idonije: Man on a Mission

Israel Idonije: Man on a Mission

June 29, 2010 at 1:42 pmby 0 comments

Manitoba grad stars with Chicago, shines as world humanitarian Photo courtesy Bill Smith / Chicago Bears EDMONTON – After shining in Canada West with the Manitoba Bisons during the 2000, 2001 and 2002 seasons, where he led the Bisons into the 2001 Vanier Cup final and then took home theRead More

FAULDS, LAFLAMME HIRED AS YORK ASSISTANT FOOTBALL COACHES

FAULDS, LAFLAMME HIRED AS YORK ASSISTANT FOOTBALL COACHES

June 29, 2010 at 10:12 amby 0 comments

York University Sport & Recreation announced on Tuesday (June 29) that Michael Faulds and Eric Laflamme have been named the offensive and defensive co-ordinators, respectively, of the Lions football team. Both Faulds and Laflamme come to York from other Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS) football programs. Faulds was the star quarterbackRead More

Huronia stallions gallop to victory

Huronia stallions gallop to victory

June 29, 2010 at 6:47 amby 0 comments

The Huronia Stallions Varsity Football team improved their record with a 27-2 victory over Newmarket. The Stallions clung to a precarious 6-2 lead at halftime before the defence started laying the lumber and Quarterback Jamie Cook started making big plays. Cook had a huge game throwing for 205 yards andRead More

Yes to Lansdowne Park…maybe…almost

Yes to Lansdowne Park…maybe…almost

June 29, 2010 at 6:33 amby 0 comments

Ottawa city council approved Monday evening the controversial partnership plan with the Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group to redevelop Landsdowne Park. Councillors voted 15-9 in favour of the plan, but it does not mean an end to the debate over the deal. There could still be legal challenges and appealsRead More

Himmelman heading to Under 18 Football Canada Cup

Himmelman heading to Under 18 Football Canada Cup

June 29, 2010 at 6:18 amby 0 comments

West Ferris Trojans linebacker/tight end Detlev Himmelman will be heading to the East Coast shortly as a Member of Team Ontario East. The Trojans star will be taking part in the 2010 Under 18 Football Canada Cup which kicks off July 10th to 17th at Acadia University in Wolfville, NovaRead More

Sturgeon JV Post First Win; Bantam fourth in a row

Sturgeon JV Post First Win; Bantam fourth in a row

June 28, 2010 at 9:10 pmby 0 comments

The Sarnia Sturgeon Junior Varsity team posted their first win of the season Sunday in Burlington with a gritty, come from behind win over the Stampeders. As has happened in all their games this year, the Sturgeon fell behind early as the home side marched the ball down the fieldRead More

Former Dino Oduwole cracks Blue Bombers’ roster

Former Dino Oduwole cracks Blue Bombers’ roster

June 28, 2010 at 7:36 pmby 0 comments

WINNIPEG – Former University of Calgary Dinos defensive lineman Deji Oduwole survived the final round of cuts at the Winnipeg Blue Bombers’ 2010 training camp Thursday and was named to the 46-man roster for the team’s Canadian Football League season. CFL teams had until Thursday afternoon to pare down theirRead More

Varsity Ironmen undefeated

Varsity Ironmen undefeated

June 28, 2010 at 4:39 pmby 0 comments

On Sunday at McMaster Stadium, the Senior Varsity Ironmen defeated the Halton Cowboys 31-1, to improve to 5-0 this season. Replacement QB Zack Lascelle was impressive going 14-20 for 235 yds, and finding Andrew Schultz for 2 TD’s,and Jullian Hooker for the other. RB David Smith rushed for the onlyRead More

Ironmen JV keep momentum going in thumping

Ironmen JV keep momentum going in thumping

June 28, 2010 at 1:20 pmby 0 comments

In OVFL action last Sunday at Ron Joyce Stadium at McMaster University new starting quarterback Quinn Spera, Sherwood H.S., led the Junior Varsity Hamilton Ironmen to its fourth consecutive win as they trumped the Halton Cowboys 36-8. Spera managed the up tempo offense as he found Matthew Lascelle, Cardinal NewmanRead More

 
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