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DB Laporte-Nontell enjoys being a positive influence

DB Laporte-Nontell enjoys being a positive influence

June 15, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Cole Laporte-Nontell grew up watching Detroit Lions games every Sunday with his Dad. “Weekend by weekend I began to grow more and more in love with the game,” he says. “One day, I asked my dad if I could play football and since the very first practice all I haveRead More

Local CB pushes WR Forsyth

Local CB pushes WR Forsyth

May 28, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Receiver Dylan Forsyth from Sault Ste. Marie in Ontario was introduced to football by Coach Jim Monico. “Coach Jim is a huge football guy and one day he told me that I should try playing football for his team so I gave it a shot,” he says. “Jim showed me theRead More

WR Cooper seeking to emulate Brad Sinopoli’s career

WR Cooper seeking to emulate Brad Sinopoli’s career

May 25, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

For Class of 2022 Jamie Cooper, a wide receiver from Crestwood High School (ON), football is in his veins. “With my dad having played at the university and pro levels of football, it was always around the house,” Cooper says. “I was never pressured to play at an early age,Read More

BROWNE’S BYTES: Why is summer rep not a national enterprise?

BROWNE’S BYTES: Why is summer rep not a national enterprise?

April 27, 2020 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Summer football has been a staple in Ontario since 1993. That year, the now-dormant Great Lakes Football League (GLFL) was formed with three teams: the Huronia Stallions (who won the inaugural league title), the Mississauga Warriors – who the Stallions beat in the final – and the Oshawa Hawkeyes. SinceRead More

LB Aleman has the right mind to excel

LB Aleman has the right mind to excel

April 20, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Emiliano Aleman from Toronto, Ontario started playing football because he wanted to continue his father’s legacy. “My father played football 18 years in Mexico,” he says.

BROWNE’S BYTES: Introducing your newest CFC Columnist

BROWNE’S BYTES: Introducing your newest CFC Columnist

April 6, 2020 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Hello! (You can’t start an “introductory” piece without an introduction!) If you’re a regular visitor to this site, my by-line should be nothing new to you. Although I’ve taken a step back over the last year or so, I’ve been a writer with CFC for almost five years now. I’veRead More

LB Spafford gets to be himself on the field

LB Spafford gets to be himself on the field

March 14, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

When Class of 2020 linebacker Brady Spafford out of Paul Dwyer in Ontario was 9 years old when his Dad wanted to put him into a sport. Spafford’s Dad gave him the choice of playing either football or basketball. “I ended up picking football and registered for my first seasonRead More

Recruiting Wrap-up: Nine ranked prospects cross the finish line

Recruiting Wrap-up: Nine ranked prospects cross the finish line

February 20, 2020 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

It has been a busy week for CFC-ranked commits with a total of nine of them heading to U Sports in the OUA, CanWest and RSEQ. British Columbia CFC100 Christian Carlon-Diaz Christian Carlon-Diaz, a defensive back from Seaquam High School Seahawks (BCSSFA), calls Delta, BC his hometown. Standing at 5’10,Read More

Chip on shoulder motivates WR Zach Swenerton

Chip on shoulder motivates WR Zach Swenerton

February 14, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Zach Swenerton began watching football in grade 7-8, and it’s what Swenerton and his friends wanted to do the first day of high school.

CFC10 specialist lands with Western

CFC10 specialist lands with Western

January 21, 2020 at 5:00 amby 0 comments

Western adds a top Ontario commit to their 2020 class. CFC10 Cam Creechan, a kicker from Ursuline College, knows he has found a home with the Western Mustangs. Creechan is no stranger to TD Stadium, the Mustangs home field. He said he spend five years kicking between 300 to 500Read More

QB Freeman likes being in control

QB Freeman likes being in control

November 27, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Carter Freeman knew he wanted to try tackle football after he joined a flag football team. The young quarterback out of North Park in Ontario always watched football with his family and was quite familiar with the sport.  REGISTER NOW FOR A CFC TRYOUT & SHOWCASE NEAR YOU CLICK HERERead More

OL Ajongo learns from other linemen

OL Ajongo learns from other linemen

November 27, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Having an older brother that played football made it easy for Ajongo Ajongo to begin his football career. “My older brother started playing and he liked it so I wanted to see if I liked it and I did,” he replied. REGISTER NOW FOR A CFC TRYOUT & SHOWCASE NEARRead More

LB Steele is always looking for an edge

LB Steele is always looking for an edge

June 15, 2019 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Nathaniel Steele would describe himself as a team leader that is always looking for ways to get an edge against the opposition. The young linebacker from the Peterborough Wolverines joined his first team because of all the hard hitting and team aspects. RELATED CONTENT: U SPORTS OFFERS PAGE  

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Reputation, tempo attract 3 to Guelph

June 12, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Guelph adds three GTA commits to their 2019 class. Linebacker Williams Ike-Joseph from Garth Webb Secondary School and receiver Zachary Farray from Assumption Catholic Secondary will be kicking it up a notch after signing with the University of Guelph Gryphons. Athlete Colin Dacyshyn from Etobicoke Collegiate Institute will also beRead More

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UofT commit believes team is best place for him

May 23, 2019 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Toronto welcomes an Ontario commit to their 2019 class. Liam Cousineau, an athlete from St. Charles College, is ready to give it his all with the University of Toronto Varsity Blues. “I chose to commit to the University of Toronto because I believe it is the best place for meRead More

Warriors commits want to ‘make some waves’

Warriors commits want to ‘make some waves’

May 7, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Waterloo adds two Ontario commits to their 2019 class. Kyle Dawdy, a defensive lineman from Waterford District High School, and Tristan Jameson, a defensive back from the Durham Dolphins (OPFL), are ready to be a part of an up-and-coming University of Waterloo Warriors. Kyle Dawdy Kyle Dawdy won’t be theRead More

Lions offer commits “family” feeling

Lions offer commits “family” feeling

April 28, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

York adds two Ontario commits to their 2019 class. Nikola Marinkovic, an offensive lineman from St. Pius X High School, and Elijah Paulsen, a quarterback from Dr. Frank J. Hayden High School, are ready to sink their teeth into U Sports football with the York Lions. Nikola Marinkovic When NikolaRead More

Gaels add size, skill to lines

Gaels add size, skill to lines

April 18, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Queen’s adds one provincial commit and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Ryan Berta, an offensive lineman from St. Jean de Brébeuf Catholic Secondary School, and Andrew Mullins-Grant, a defensive lineman from St. Paul’s School, will be battling in the trenches with the Queen’s Gaels. Ryan Berta Ryan BertaRead More

DYK: Sudbury Spartans revive JV program, the hard knock life of a Concordia football player, and more

DYK: Sudbury Spartans revive JV program, the hard knock life of a Concordia football player, and more

April 13, 2019 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels.  In this edition: Sudbury Junior Spartans revive summer football program The incredibly busy life of a Concordia University offensive lineman Football Canada announces age limit restrictions for contact football

Gryphons family grows by 2

Gryphons family grows by 2

April 11, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Guelph adds two GTA commits to their 2019 class. Quarterback Kaidan Gilbert from Garth Webb Secondary School and defensive back Steven Arcila from Assumption Catholic High School will be adding their talents to the University of Guelph Gryphons. Kaidan Gilbert Kaidan Gilbert has played with both the Garth Webb ChargersRead More

UofT a ‘young’ and ‘hungry’ team

UofT a ‘young’ and ‘hungry’ team

April 6, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Toronto adds two local commits and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Running backs Ricardo Chisholm from Northern Secondary and Samuel Conteh from Etobicoke Collegiate Institute will be able to play in front of their biggest supporters after signing with the University of Toronto Varsity Blues. Defensive lineman KeenanRead More

Lancers sold academics, athletics ‘extremely well’

Lancers sold academics, athletics ‘extremely well’

March 29, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Windsor adds one local product and one southern Ontario product to their 2019 class. Linebackers Duncan McLean from Glendale High School and Bjorn Vaillancourt from Kennedy High School are another set of pieces to the overall plan of the University of Windsor Lancers. Duncan McLean Duncan McLean comes from aRead More

Laurier coaches ‘are amazing’

Laurier coaches ‘are amazing’

March 27, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Laurier adds three Toronto area commits to their 2019 class. Kelon Thomas, a defensive end from the Toronto Thunder (OFC), will see a lot of familiar faces on the Laurier Golden Hawks. Jacob Benjamin, a linebacker from the Toronto Thunder, and Omari Hastings, a defensive tackle from Football North Clarkson,Read More

Golden Hawks add size to offence

Golden Hawks add size to offence

March 26, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Laurier adds two Ontario commits to their 2019 class. Receiver Donneal Kerr from West Toronto Prep and offensive lineman Giuseppe DeAcetis from Assumption Catholic High School are bringing their massive frames to the Laurier Golden Hawks’ offence. Donneal Kerr Although his football career is young, Donneal Kerr is ready toRead More

 
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