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CFC Prospect Game CFC100 staying home to grow with the Bisons

CFC Prospect Game CFC100 staying home to grow with the Bisons

September 21, 2020 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

🚨 SIGNING ALERT 🚨 Bison football is excited to announce the commitment of @therealstevenko from the @SpartanFB program! The highly versatile dual sport athlete also starred on the track team at Sisler high school. Welcome to the Herd Steven!#2020bison #weareallbison pic.twitter.com/zjKbN1gZBi — U of Manitoba Bison Football (@MBBisons) June 18,Read More

Recruiting Wrap-up: 2 CFC100s down south heading home

Recruiting Wrap-up: 2 CFC100s down south heading home

March 26, 2020 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

While the past week has been one of social distancing and self isolation, three CFC100s and two FPC participants have used the alone time to decide which U Sports team they will be playing for next season. Manitoba CFC100 Kundanji Sinkala A local product, Kundanji Sinkala played with the St.Read More

Recruiting Wrap-up: Queen’s lands CFC-ranked commits

Recruiting Wrap-up: Queen’s lands CFC-ranked commits

March 20, 2020 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

In this past week, Queen’s has hauled in three CFC200s, adding them to their growing 2020 class. One local CFC-ranked commit also joined the Bisons. Manitoba CFC100 Brandon Slobozian Brandon Slobozian, a defensive back from St. Paul’s Catholic High School, is staying in his hometown for school and football. StandingRead More

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Recruiting Wrap Part 1: Eight ranked commits, two CFC Prospect Game vets

February 6, 2020 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

In part one of this week’s recruiting wrap up, eight CFC-ranked commits and two Fox 40 Prospect Challenge participants have made their decisions on their post secondary education and playing career. British Columbia CFC100 Jason Soriano Jason Soriano, a wide receiver from Vancouver College, is staying right where he wants.Read More

CFC Prospect Game veteran plus two CFC100s join Manitoba

CFC Prospect Game veteran plus two CFC100s join Manitoba

January 22, 2020 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds two local commits and one out-of-province commit to their 2020 class. CFC100s Riley Felix, a wide receiver from Auburn Drive High School, Jordan Friesen, a defensive lineman from Dakota Collegiate, and Shad Nkiasi, a slotback from Vincent Massey Collegiate, are joining the herd after signing with the UniversityRead More

Recruiting Wrap-Up: Eight ranked commits going to U Sports

Recruiting Wrap-Up: Eight ranked commits going to U Sports

January 15, 2020 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

It has been a busy week for CFC ranked commits with eight of them choosing their future schools over the past week. Here is your weekly recruiting wrap-up. Alberta CFC100 Logan Weidner Logan Weidner, a tight end from Carson Graham Secondary School, says that the most appealing thing about theRead More

Recruiting Wrap: Seven ranked commits heading to U Sports

Recruiting Wrap: Seven ranked commits heading to U Sports

January 9, 2020 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

With the 2020 recruiting period well underway, here is your weekly wrap-up of the top CFC commits that have chosen their teams for the upcoming season. Manitoba CFC100 Kaiden Bannon Kaiden Bannon is staying in his hometown of Winnipeg, Manitoba. The 6’2, 190lbs wide receiver played for the Vincent MasseyRead More

Bisons herd grows by 1

Bisons herd grows by 1

May 19, 2019 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Bisons welcome a local commit to their team. Birhanu Yitna, a wide receiver from the Westshore Rebels (CJFL), is coming back home after signing with the University of Manitoba Bisons. Yitna is from Winnipeg, Manitoba, where he played with the River East Collegiate Kodiaks (WHSFL) in high school. He thenRead More

Local commit joins Bisons

Local commit joins Bisons

May 9, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds a local product to their team. Spencer Filmon, an offensive lineman from the Winnipeg Rifles (CJFL), will be staying home after signing with the University of Manitoba Bisons. He said he chose the school mainly because it is his hometown university. “I had interest from other schools, butRead More

Bisons coaches ‘patient, great teachers’

Bisons coaches ‘patient, great teachers’

April 26, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds four local commits and one provincial commit to their 2019 class. For Dawson Proskurnik, a receiver from St. Norbert Collegiate, signing with the University of Manitoba Bisons made sense. Wide receivers Payton Yakimishyn from St. John’s High School and Tristen Hutter from St. Paul’s High School, as wellRead More

Bisons coaching pedigree attracts 4

Bisons coaching pedigree attracts 4

April 23, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

Bisons add three local products and one out-of-province commit to their team. Josh Robinson, a defensive back from the Valley Huskers (CJFL) and Kirk Simonsen, an offensive lineman from the Saskatoon Hilltops (CJFL), are looking to take the next steps in their careers after signing with the University of ManitobaRead More

Bisons coaches ‘extremely experienced and professional’

Bisons coaches ‘extremely experienced and professional’

April 17, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds two out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. Defensive lineman William Farguson and linebacker Dolan Hills from Hunting Hills High School will be continuing their career together on the University of Manitoba Bisons. William Farguson For William Farguson of Red Deer, Alberta, a commitment to Manitoba is a commitmentRead More

Bisons add two CFC100s, two others to herd

Bisons add two CFC100s, two others to herd

April 2, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Bisons add two local commits and two out-of-province commits to their team. CFC100s Isaiah Letander, a defensive lineman from Kelvin High School, and Broxx Comia, a running back from New Westminster Secondary School, know that they are always welcome on the University of Manitoba Bisons. Mark Rauhaus, an offensive linemanRead More

Manitoba coaches are ‘top of the line’

Manitoba coaches are ‘top of the line’

March 15, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds one out-of-province commit and two local commits to their 2019 class. In the upcoming seasons, offensive linemen Ethan Croome from the Langley Rams (CJFL), Matteo Vaccaro from St. Paul’s High School and Matt Stokman from Vincent Massey Collegiate will be shoring up the University of Manitoba Bisons’ offensiveRead More

DYK: Female Bisons player setting new standard, Sudbury program cancels season, and more

DYK: Female Bisons player setting new standard, Sudbury program cancels season, and more

March 3, 2019 at 6:35 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: Bisons football players attempting to become first female player to play U Sports football. Sudbury Gladiators football program elects to sit out 2019 season. University of Saskatchewan equipmentRead More

Reina Iizuka ready to stand shoulder-to-shoulder alongside her USPORTS gridiron contemporaries

Reina Iizuka ready to stand shoulder-to-shoulder alongside her USPORTS gridiron contemporaries

March 1, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

In a year that has seen Kendall Coyne become the first woman to compete in the National Hockey League All-Star Skills Competition, the momentum for women shattering the glass ceiling in sport continues with an unparalleled revelation from the University of Manitoba.

Bisons add talent, experience with 2

Bisons add talent, experience with 2

February 21, 2019 at 6:06 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds two out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. When the 2019 season rolls around, quarterback Stephen Woit from F.W. Johnson Collegiate and linebacker Tye Kitzman from the Okanagan Sun (CJFL) will be ready to get to work with the University of Manitoba Bisons. Stephen Woit Stephen Woit will beRead More

DL Mackie-McLeod becomes a role model

DL Mackie-McLeod becomes a role model

January 9, 2019 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

Kaleb Tayvish Mackie-McLeod finished his 2018 season as a defensive MVP with 27 tackles, 3 sacks, and 8 fumble recoveries. “I first started wanting to play football after always watching NFL Sunday at my Grandparents,” he said. “My Papa played football when he was teenager and my dad played RugbyRead More

Bisons commit has strong ties to team

Bisons commit has strong ties to team

November 8, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds a top local talent to their 2019 class. CFC100 running back Vaughan Lloyd from Vincent Massey Collegiate is already well acquainted with his new team, the University of Manitoba Bisons. “It has always been home to me,” Lloyd said of the university. “I love their facilities and I’veRead More

Bisons coaches “one of the best,” team adds 2 CFC100s

Bisons coaches “one of the best,” team adds 2 CFC100s

October 25, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Manitoba welcomes two local commits to their 2019 class. When the 2019 season rolls around, CFC100 running back Austin Balan from Sisler High School and CFC100 quarterback Samuel Hezekiah from River East Collegiate will be bringing some top-end talent to their new team, the University of Manitoba Bisons. CFC100 AustinRead More

Local talent remains home, 2 join Bisons

Local talent remains home, 2 join Bisons

September 19, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Bisons stay local and add two to their 2019 class. Defensive back Jarrett Alcaraz and athlete Elijah Rivera from Garden City Collegiate will be continuing on as teammates as they journey to the next level after joining the University of Manitoba Bisons. Jarrett Alcaraz While with the Garden City FightingRead More

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Versatile athlete staying home, joins Bisons

June 14, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

Manitoba adds a local commit to their 2018 class. Braeden Smith, a wide receiver from Miles Macdonell Collegiate Institute, is staying home after signing with the University of Manitoba Bisons. “The reason I decided to commit to the U of M is first off, it’s my hometown team and IRead More

RB Coppens models himself after teammates

RB Coppens models himself after teammates

June 9, 2018 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

Ridley Coppens was a very little kid growing up and he always got picked on so he wanted to find a way to let his anger out. “I found out that a couple of my friends signed up for the team so I thought I would try it out, itRead More

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NCAA-bound CFC100 commit staying home, joins Bisons

May 25, 2018 at 10:12 amby 1 comment

Manitoba adds local recruit to their 2018 class. CFC100 Rain Slater, an offensive lineman from St. John’s High School, is staying home after all, having recently committed to the University of Manitoba Bisons. Slater was set to join the University of North Dakota Fighting Hawks (NCAA Division 1) for theRead More

 
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