Michael Black, along with St. Matthew Tigers and Myers Orleans Bengals teammate Alex Gauthier, put in four weeks’ worth of work into a single day on Friday, Nov. 4, playing offence and defence for both his high school and community club.
Redskins walk away ‘with our heads held high’ in NCAFA championship defeat
Created On: November 10, 2011
In the course of the football game, there probably couldn’t have been a much more inconsequential play.
Down 21-0 to the undefeated Myers Orleans Bengals with under a minute to play, there was no way the Nepean Redskins were going to win the National Capital Amateur Football Association Midget ‘A’ Cup final on Friday, Nov. 4 in Gatineau.
Video: St. Peter Knights enter playoffs undefeated
Updated On: November 1, 2011
The St. Peter Knights completed an undefeated regular season with a 29-6 victory over the St. Mark Lions and now look ahead to the playoffs as they search for their fourth consecutive national capital high school senior football championship title.
Gee-Gees season ends with playoff loss to Windsor
Updated On: October 30, 2011
The last time the Gee-Gees football team and the Windsor Lancers met, on October 15, uOttawa won 32-30 on a last-second field goal. On October 29, at Frank Clair Stadium, the two teams faced off against each other again at the OUA quarterfinals. This time around, uOttawa was not so fortunate as they lost by a score of 50-33.
Gee-Gees win thriller on last-second field goal
Updated On: October 18, 2011
On a cold, windy October afternoon, the Gee-Gees men’s football team played its final home game of the regular season against the Windsor Lancers. After falling behind 14-0 early in the game, the resilient Gee-Gees ultimately prevailed by a score of 32-30, on a last-second game-winning field goal by fourth-year kicker Matt Falvo (Welland, Ont.).
High school football shines in United Way Day spotlight
Created On: October 13, 2011
St. Joseph Catholic High School was the place to be last week for the local football community as all 18 senior national capital high school teams gathered for the annual United Way Day where matches were played from breakfast to dinner time on the side-by-side fields in Barrhaven.
Video: St. Peter squeezes by St. Mark to remain unbeaten
Created On: October 12, 2011
The St. Peter Knights escaped with a 20-17 victory over the St. Mark Lions in a battle of undefeated national capital senior Tier 1 teams at the United Way Day high school football jamboree Thursday, Oct. 6 at St. Joseph Catholic High School.
Video: Short-handed Tigers down Franco-Cité
Updated On: October 9, 2011
Despite dressing only 18 players, the St. Matthew Tigers recorded the first victory of their national capital senior football season on Thursday, Oct. 6 at the high school football jamboree at St. Joseph Catholic High School.
Ravens’ return could cause Gee-Gees' fall from top perch
Created On: October 5, 2011
Let the recruiting wars begin. It’s still two years until the Panda Game will come back to life, but the University of Ottawa Gee-Gees already realize they’ll face even more competition for local players as Carleton University’s football program starts to kick into gear.
Big-league teams find own markets
Created On: October 5, 2011
With the Ottawa Fat Cats and Capital City FC taking their hold in the local sports scene in recent years, and pro soccer and football set to make a return soon enough, Ottawa is suddenly a thriving, and crowded, summertime sports hotbed.