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Stephen Narancic’s mental toughness will separate him from the pack

Stephen Narancic’s mental toughness will separate him from the pack

February 22, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Stephen Narancic started playing football as soon as he could. “I’ve played flag football since I was six years old,” he said.

QB Pimentel remains calm

QB Pimentel remains calm

April 6, 2018 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Anthony Pimentel joined his first football team 11 years ago because he liked the physicality of the game. “It is one of the only sports where you can strap up and go head to head with the person in front of you,” mentioned Pimentel. “I like that because it reallyRead More

FPC Profile: QB Stephen Narancic is a ‘student of the game’

FPC Profile: QB Stephen Narancic is a ‘student of the game’

February 28, 2018 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

The Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (FPC) is a series of elite showcase games that feature the best tackle football players from across Canada aged 12-19 years. Tournaments are played in Central Canada (ON) and the West Coast (BC). For more information CLICK HERE CLICK HERE FOR #FPC FACEBOOK PAGE –Read More

York impressed with work ethic, knowledge of commits

York impressed with work ethic, knowledge of commits

January 15, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

York adds two Ontario commits to their Class of 2018. Noah Craney, a quarterback from Vanier College, and Daniel Dwyer, a defensive lineman from St. Jean Brebeuf Catholic Secondary School, met each other as opponents on the field, but now the pair will be teammates on the York University Lions.Read More

CFC100 Jacob Patten, “every time I lace up to play football, I’m in paradise”

CFC100 Jacob Patten, “every time I lace up to play football, I’m in paradise”

June 12, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Paradise. What does that look like to CFC100 Jacob Patten? “Football to me is almost an escape to happy place. Every time I lace up to play football, I’m in paradise,” the 6’0 and 170-pound speedy receiver says. He can remember helping his team get to the championships through kicking fieldRead More

RB McAlonan ready for the next level

RB McAlonan ready for the next level

May 31, 2017 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Running back Isaac McAlonan is ready to take his competitive spirit and run with it – literally and figuratively. The 11th grader has one more year of high school before heading off into the world that is post-secondary education, and he is enjoying every minute of it. Although he is mainlyRead More

CFC100 Canisius Crusader WR, St. Francis OL moving back north, joins Gryphons

CFC100 Canisius Crusader WR, St. Francis OL moving back north, joins Gryphons

February 15, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Guelph welcomes two Canadians playing in the United States back to their Class of 2017. CFC100 Zeke Margaritis, a wide receiver from Canisius High School and Tyler Grisolia, an offensive lineman from St. Francis High School, have spent the last few years playing in New York State, but now it’sRead More

2 commits now flying with the Gryphons

2 commits now flying with the Gryphons

January 30, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Guelph welcomes two southern Ontario commits to their Class of 2017. It can be difficult to find a place that draws you in and welcomes you, but not for Scott Johnston, an offensive lineman from St. Thomas More High School and Simon Chaves, a quarterback and defensive back from GuelphRead More

FS O’Brien to stay in Hamilton, joins McMaster

FS O’Brien to stay in Hamilton, joins McMaster

January 26, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

Marauders add another local recruit to their 2017 class. The steel-mills and high-rise buildings of Hamilton, Ontario have surrounded Joe O’Brien, a free safety from St. Thomas More Catholic Secondary School, during his football career and will continue to do so after he signed with the McMaster Marauders. O’Brien hasRead More

Sebastian Paciocco signs his LOI. Courtesy of Sebastian Paciocco.

Cathedral Gael now a Marauder

January 23, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

McMaster welcome an Ontario commit to their 2017 class. Sebastian Paciocco, a defensive end from Cathedral High School, knows McMaster’s football field well, but now he will get to know it even more intimately after signing with the McMaster Marauders. Suiting up with the maroon and white has been aRead More

Courtesy of Isaiah Joseph.

CFC100 Hamilton commit heading to UBC

January 21, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Thunderbirds welcome highly-touted Ontario commit. After spending his life in steel city, CFC100 Isaiah Joseph, a linebacker from Cathedral High School, will get to experience a cool, ocean breeze after singing with the University of British Columbia Thunderbirds. “The University of British Columbia appealed to me because I just feltRead More

Courtesy of Kosta Petrovic.

Orchard Park LB now a MTA Mountie

January 15, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Mounties welcome their fourth Ontario commit to their class of 2017. Kosta Petrovic, a linebacker from Orchard Park Secondary School, will be leaving the smoke stacks and high-rises of Hamilton behind and will exchange them for mash lands after singing with the Mount Allison Mounties. With its rugged shores andRead More

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): Tattrie ready to open some eyes

Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (Central): Tattrie ready to open some eyes

December 16, 2016 at 5:25 amby 0 comments

Register now for the 2016-2017 Fox 40 Prospect Challenge (formerly OPC) CENTRAL CANADA…REGISTER NOW  WEST COAST….REGISTER NOW Adam Tattrie began playing football in the Hamilton Minor Football Association (HMFA) with the peewee Ti-Cats as a starting centre in 2011. The centre was voted Offensive MVP before making a move to theRead More

#CFCOPC: Di Diomede excited for the competition

#CFCOPC: Di Diomede excited for the competition

November 6, 2016 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Registration for the 2016-2017 Ontario Prospect Challenge has begun…REGISTER NOW  Maximus Di Diomede has been playing football for six seasons and has had an unbelievable experience thus far. “I have truly fallen in love with the game of football,” said Maximus. He has played two seasons in the Ontario Varsity FootballRead More

#CFC100 WR Margaritis wants to continue playing stateside

#CFC100 WR Margaritis wants to continue playing stateside

October 29, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Zeke Margaritis started playing football at the age of eight and has never looked back. He started off playing with the Hamilton Ironmen where he won multiple awards. He also competed in the OVFL where he was and All-Star for three years in a row. As a WestdaleRead More

Zack Beno (#8) leads his team out onto the field. Courtesy of CFC.

QB commit brings size, skill to Marauders

October 7, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

McMaster welcomes another Hamilton commit When a player both has size and talent, they have a world of opportunities waiting for them, and the McMaster Marauders are ready to give their most recent commit, Zackary Beno, a quarterback from St. Thomas More Catholic Secondary School, a chance to claim thoseRead More

Justice Allin (left, courtesy of Justice Allin) and Jakob Durka (right, courtesy of Jakob Durka)

Mac welcomes two GTA commits

September 30, 2016 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Two more local recruits have committed to McMaster in September. It’s tough leaving home for university, but for running back Justice Allin of Etobicoke Collegiate Institute and wide receiver Jakob Durka of Cathedral High School, committing to the McMaster Marauders makes the move a little easier. Allin is coming fromRead More

OVFL PLAYER PROFILE: Hamilton Ironmen RB Skuse (VIDEO)

OVFL PLAYER PROFILE: Hamilton Ironmen RB Skuse (VIDEO)

June 30, 2016 at 6:28 amby 0 comments

CanadaFootballChat.com journalist Harrison Jones interviews Hamilton Ironmen running back Daniel Skuse.

Hamilton long snapper commits to NCAA’s Central Michigan Chippewas (VIDEO)

Hamilton long snapper commits to NCAA’s Central Michigan Chippewas (VIDEO)

June 26, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Heading into his senior campaign, Keegan Markgraf was uncertain of where his recruitment may take him. Persistence and motivation paid off as the 6’4, 230 pound long snapper from Hamilton, Ontario committed to NCAA Division 1 Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) team, Central Michigan Chippewas on May 18th. Prior to hisRead More

OVFL GAME PREVIEW: Varsity Spears ready for tough game against Ironmen

OVFL GAME PREVIEW: Varsity Spears ready for tough game against Ironmen

June 18, 2016 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

The Ontario Varsity Football League season is entering its fifth week and it doesn’t get any easier with only four games left on tap. When the Niagara Spears take on the Hamilton Ironmen on Saturday night, they expect a tough matchup at Kiwanis Field. “Hamilton is always a tough opponentRead More

StFX’s passion for “football and winning” selling point for Hamilton recruit (VIDEO)

StFX’s passion for “football and winning” selling point for Hamilton recruit (VIDEO)

May 11, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Hamilton defensive back joins AUS team’s 2016 class. Jacob Zivolak will be continuing his gridiron career in Nova Scotia. Recently, the 5’11, 175 pound defensive back from Hamilton, Ontario signed with StFX X-Men.  Zivolak will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “StFX really stood out to me becauseRead More

Ontario Prospect Challenge Profile: Ironman looking to be in top form

Ontario Prospect Challenge Profile: Ironman looking to be in top form

February 6, 2016 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

The Ontario Prospect Challenge is an elite three phase event that culminates in an all-star game in the spring of 2016.  For more information CLICK HERE.  The TRYOUT SERIES begins in October and goes until the middle of January 2016. Registration has begun for the 2015-16 Ontario Prospect Challenge…REGISTER NOW  Positions:Read More

O’Brien’s passionate commitment to success (VIDEO)

O’Brien’s passionate commitment to success (VIDEO)

January 31, 2016 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

CFC INSIDER Knights standout in early recruitment stages St. Thomas More Knights two-way standout Joe O’Brien is working hard during the offseason to take the next step in his gridiron career.        

Ontario Prospect Challenge Profile: Gael looking to showcase abilities

Ontario Prospect Challenge Profile: Gael looking to showcase abilities

January 16, 2016 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

The Ontario Prospect Challenge is an elite three phase event that culminates in an all-star game in the spring of 2016.  For more information CLICK HERE.  The TRYOUT SERIES begins in October and goes until the middle of January 2016. Registration has begun for the 2015-16 Ontario Prospect Challenge…REGISTER NOW  Positions:Read More

 
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