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Top 10 Power Rankings

10/14/2021, 3:45pm PDT
By CJFL

The 10 best teams across the country

Photo courtesy of Greystoke Photography

Following the Thanksgiving weekend the top 7 spots on the Power Rankings remain the same, however the bottom three have shifted around.  The London Beefeaters have moved up to #8 after a dominating win while the Valley Huskers advance a spot to #9 and the VI Raiders fall to #10.

The Regina Thunder stay at #1 as they get set for a huge match-up with the Edmonton Huskies this weekend. Meanwhile the #2 St. Clair Fratmen are in a top 10 showdown with #7 Hamilton Hurricanes.

Plenty on the line this coming weekend across the CJFL.

Here’s the full list as the CJFL enters Week 9 of the regular season:

Rankings Teams Last Week
1 Regina Thunder (6-0) 1
2 St. Clair Fratmen (5-0) 2
3 Langley Rams (5-0) 3
4 Okanagan Sun (5-1) 4
5 Saskatoon Hilltops (4-2) 5
6 Edmonton Huskies (4-2) 6
7 Hamilton Hurricanes (3-1) 7
8 London Beefeaters (4-2) 9
9 Valley Huskers (3-3) 10
10 VI Raiders (2-3) 8

 

BC Conference Summary

10/12/2021, 11:15am PDT
By Ryan Watters (@ryan2tswatters)

In Week 8 the Rams, Sun and Raiders each won

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VI Raiders 35
Westshore Rebels 25

The Raiders used a 29-point second half to complete the comeback to win the “Battle of the Rock” by 10 points on Saturday night.   

Quarterback Jake Laberge had a solid game under centre with 14 completions for 348 yards and threw three touchdown passes to Alexander Bonnetplume.  Laberge also rushed for a major and 45 yards on eight carries.  Taylor Becker punched the ball into the end zone with a one-yard plunge as well.

Defensively the Raiders forced 11 turnovers including jumping on five fumbles.   Ethan Moran had a strong game with two fumble recoveries, three solo tackles and a sack.

The Rebels had a very strong game on the offensive side, but coughed up the ball 11 times.   Quarterback Colby Henkel completed 18 passes for 284 yards and threw a touchdown to Joshua Lucas who gathered 144 of those yards on nine receptions.

On the ground Roy Outh had a 19-yard touchdown run.

This coming Saturday the Raiders (3-2) will visit the Okanagan Sun (5-1) while the Rebels (1-4) host the Langley Rams (5-0) on Sunday.

Langley Rams 27
Valley Huskers 4

On Saturday afternoon in the steady rain the Rams defence again made a major impact shutting down the Huskers offensive attack, limiting the passing game to just 35 yards.   Defensive lineman Jesse Goedman was the best player of the field with three solo tackles, a sack and a 42-yard interception for a touchdown.  Matteo Viani also got into the end zone with a fumble recovery which he returned five yards for a score and Pauljeet Dhami was also outstanding with a pair of sacks, three solo tackles and five assisted stops.

Offensively the Rams finally broke the game open with an 18-point fourth quarter.  Running back Joel Klassen galloped nine times for 116 yards and quarterback Michael Calvert rushed for a touchdown on three carries.

This coming weekend the Rams (5-0) will face the Westshore Rebels (1-4) on the Island and the Huskers (2-4) visit the Kamloops Broncos (0-5).

Okanagan Sun 87
Kamloops Broncos 0

The Sun played their first home game at the Apple Bowl in Kelowna and did not disappoint the fans gathering 642 offensive yards.  Quarterback Dominic Britton threw for 322 yards and five touchdowns and back-up Alex Douglas threw another one.  Colton Peterson, Colby Milleto, Kyle Zakala and Nathan Tonogai each hauled in a major and Mike O’Shea added two more.

On the ground Malcolm Miller continued his attack gaining another 185 yards, this time on 16 carries and scored three more touchdowns.

Even the special teams got on the scoreboard when Donovin Small returned a punt 54-yards for a touchdown.

Over on the defence the Sun completely shutdown the Broncos holding them to 94 net offensive yards and forced eight turnovers.  Garret Cape picked off two passes and Small, Matteo Marino and Peyton Ryder each intercepted one.

This coming Saturday the Sun (5-1) will host the Raiders (3-2) in an extremely important game while the Broncos (0-5) entertain the Valley Huskers (2-4).

Week 8 Head to Head

10/08/2021, 4:00pm PDT
By Ryan Watters (@ryan2tswatters)

Photo courtesy of Joanna Kurowski Photography

SATURDAY GAMES

Kamloops Broncos @ Okanagan Sun – Saturday October 9, 4:00pm – Apple Bowl | WATCH HERE | Sun Radio broadcast

Head to Head

Records: Sun 4-1 – Broncos 0-4
Points For: Sun 190 – Broncos 43
Points Against: Sun 42 – Broncos 175

Passing Leaders: Clark Snider – 25 of 59 (42%) for 256 yards and 2 touchdowns (Broncos) - Dominic Britton – 45 of 88 (51%) for 853 yards and 7 touchdowns (Sun)

Rushing Leaders: Cam Gregorczyk – 57 carries for 203 yards and 1 touchdown (Broncos) - Malcolm Miller – 96 carries for 794 yards and 6 touchdowns (Sun)

Receiving Leaders: Ayden Cummins– 11 receptions for 151 yards and 3 touchdowns (Broncos) - Mike O’Shea – 16 receptions for 368 yards and 6 touchdowns (Sun)

Leading Tacklers: Peyton Ryder – 16 tackles (Sun) – Avery Dunster – 13 tackles (Broncos)

Turnovers: Sun +2 – Broncos -14

Valley Huskers @ Langley Rams – Saturday October 9, 4:00pm – McLeod Stadium | WATCH HERE

Head to Head

Records: Huskers 2-3 – Rams 4-0
Points For: Huskers 85 – Rams 88
Points Against: Huskers 99 – Rams 8

Passing Leaders: Josh Janssen – 69 of 134 (51%) for 759 yards and 4 touchdowns (Huskers) - Trey Jones – 29 of 57 (51%) for 404 yards and 4 touchdowns (Rams)

Rushing Leaders: Brandon O’Connor – 66 carries for 237 yards and 3 touchdowns (Huskers) - Joel Klassen – 31 carries for 203 yards and 1 touchdown (Rams)

Receiving Leaders: Dylan Manocha – 15 receptions for 205 yards and 1 touchdown (Huskers) - Daniel Kubongo – 9 receptions for 163 yards and 2 touchdowns (Rams)

Leading Tacklers: James Moar – 19 tackles (Huskers) – Kyle Clarot – 14 tackles (Rams)

Turnovers: Huskers +6 – Rams +13

Westshore Rebels @ VI Raiders – Saturday October 9, 7:00pm – NDSS Turf Field | WATCH HERE

Head to Head

Records: Rebels 1-3 – Raiders 2-2
Points For: Rebels 80 – Raiders 75
Points Against: Rebels 135 – Raiders 87

Passing Leaders: Colby Henkel – 60 of 105 (57%) for 869 yards and 5 touchdowns (Rebels) – Jake Laberge – 54 of 99 (54%) for 762 yards and 8 touchdowns (Raiders)

Rushing Leaders: Zack Lubin – 35 carries for 272 yards and 2 touchdowns (Rebels) – Jason Henderson – 79 carries for 362 yards and 2 touchdowns (Raiders)

Receiving Leaders: Kieran Poissant – 18 receptions for 386 yards and 2 touchdowns (Rebels) – Alexander Bonnetplume – 11 receptions for 198 yards and 3 touchdowns (Raiders)

Leading Tacklers: Austin Morgan – 15 tackles (Rebels) – Sean Murray – 22 tackles (Raiders)

Turnovers: Rebels -6 – Raiders -1

Quinte Skyhawks @ St. Clair Fratmen – Saturday October 9, 7:30pm – Acumen Stadium

Head to Head

Records: Skyhawks 1-4 – Fratmen 4-0
Points For: Skyhawks 87 – Fratmen 211
Points Against: Skyhawks 242 – Fratmen 57

Passing Leaders: Carter Stephen – 36 of 106 (34%) for 463 yards and 3 touchdowns – Michael Beale – 49 of 85 (58%) for 888 yards and 13 touchdowns (Fratmen)

Rushing Leaders: Adam Misiewicz – 58 carries for 144 yards (Skyhawks) – Jacob Savoni – 66 carries for 414 yards (Fratmen)

Receiving Leaders: Tristan Gilbert-Thibault – 13 receptions for 192 yards (Skyhawks) – Cody Holmes – 18 receptions for 401 yards (Fratmen)

Leading Tacklers: Burkely Banilevic – 26 tackles (Skyhawks) – Mathieu Labelle – 11 tackles (Fratmen)

Turnovers: Skyhawks -14 – Fratmen +5

SUNDAY GAME

London Beefeaters @ GTA Grizzlies – Sunday October 10, 1:00pm – Centennial Stadium

Head to Head

Records: Beefeaters 3-2 – Grizzlies 0-4
Points For: Beefeaters 163 – Grizzlies 27
Points Against: Beefeaters 107 – Grizzlies 163

Passing Leaders: Clarke McCallum – 50 of 97 (51%) for 828 yards and 9 touchdowns (Beefeaters) – Alex Purvis – 13 of 28 (46%) for 124 yards (Grizzlies)

Rushing Leaders: Taz Bell – 38 carries for 303 yards (Beefeaters) – David Lim – 34 carries for 141 yards (Grizzlies)

Receiving Leaders: Mitchel Spence – 12 receptions for 246 yards (Beefeaters)

Leading Tacklers: Codey McRoberts – 17 tackles (Beefeaters) – Josh Amador – 14 tackles (Grizzlies)

Turnovers: Beefeaters +15 – Grizzlies -4

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