Wolverines Retain Cottage Cup

Photo Courtesy Of Teresa Coppens
Photo Courtesy Of Teresa Coppens
The Peterborough Wolverines had a great day on Saturday when they hosted the Huronia Stallions at the TAS Field. All three teams were victorious and continue to work towards being the top seed in their respective division as they go into the play offs. They were also able to retain the “Cottage Cup” , the annual trophy that is contested between the Wolverines and Stallions. This is the second accomplishment for the Wolverines in the two years the of the challenge.

The Bantams started the day with a convincing 49-6 win, followed by the Jr. Varsity’s 44-17 win and the day was capped by the Sr. Varsity’s 24-9 victory. The Bantams played their best game of the year and defeated a good Huronia team. Both the Offense and especially the Defense played extremely well enabling the Wolverines to get off to a fast start and build an early lead and never looked back in securing their great victory. Scoring for the Wolverines were Carson Harvey with 4 TD’s, Jamie Hubble with 2 TD’s and Brett Bjorgan with a single TD. Hayden Mcllmoyle was successful on 7 convert kicks.

The Jr. Varsity Wolverines started strong and lead 30-10 at the half. They played well against another strong Stallions squad. The game was delayed in the fourth quarter when a strong thunder storm moved through the area. When play resumed, the Wolverines were able to come away with the victory. Scoring for the Wolverines were Blaine Stevenson with 2 TD’s and single TD’s by Raphael Rivera, Conner McGirl, Mac McFarlane and Alex Vassiliadis. Spencer Vesnaver was successful on 6 convert kicks.

The Sr. Varsity contest was truly a battle between two good football teams. The Stallions scored first on a team safety for a 2-0 lead. The Wolverines were able to briefly take the lead 3-2 on a Field Goal by Hayden Bruce, however the Stallions scored a TD and had the lead at half time 9-3. The Wolverines made adjustments at the half and their defense was outstanding in the second half holding the Stallions scoreless. The Wolverines were able to get their balanced offense of passing and rushing going and outscored the Stallions 21-0 in the second half to seal the tough fought 24-9 victory. Scoring for the Wolverines with single TD’s were Hayden Bruce, Ryan Astrom and Chase Batley. Hayden was also successful on two convert kicks and added a Field Goal. Nick Clarkin converted one convert kick as well.

All three teams will be at home this Saturday when they host a triple header at TAS Field. The Bantams will play the Forest City Thunderbirds from London in a 12 noon contest, followed by the JV’s in a rematch with Sudbury at 3 pm and closing out the day will be the SV’s squad hosting the Forest City Thunderbirds at 6 pm. It should be another great day of football.

Wolverines Battle For First Place

Photo Courtesy Of Brad Claypole
Photo Courtesy Of Brad Claypole
The Wolverines football teams were on the road again this past Saturday with the Bantams going to North Halton and the Jr. and Sr. Varsity squads traveling to Sudbury. All three of these contests were basically for first place in their respective divisions. Both the Jr. And Sr. Varsity clubs finished their last long trip of the season with convincing wins against the Sudbury Gladiators with the Jr. Varsity winning 36-20 and the Sr. Squad prevailing 32-14. The Bantams lost to North Halton 30-42 in their game in Georgetown.

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Wolverines Enjoy Home Openers

Photo Courtesy Of Brad Claypole
Photo Courtesy Of Brad Claypole
The Peterborough Wolverines football teams enjoyed a great day on Saturday in the opening of their home OFC schedules. In the triple header at TASS Field, the Wolverines Bantams defeated the Toronto Jr. Argos 49-30 bringing their record to 1-1. In the second game the Wolverines Jr. Varsity squad easily handled the Jr. Argos 51-7 to record their second straight victory and in the night cap the Wolverines Sr. Varsity club improved to 2-0 with a convincing 60-6 win over the Nipissing Wild from North Bay.

In the Bantam game the Wolverines started strong and lead 35-8 at the half and the Jr. Argos played better in the second half closing the gap to the final 49-30 victory for the Wolverines. Scoring for the Wolverines were Carson Harvey with 5 touchdowns, Jamie Hubble with 2 touchdowns and Hayden Mcllmoyle converted on 4 convert kicks and added a single.

In the Jr. Varsity game the Wolverines started strong as well and were able to build a convincing 48-0 lead at the half. The Toronto Jr. Argos made a game of it in the second half out scoring the Wolverines 7-3, however, the Wolverines were able to hold onto the 51-7 victory. Scoring for the Wolverines were Mack McFarlane with 3 touchdowns, Kyle Milburn with 2 touchdowns and single touchdowns by Max Levasseur and John green. Spencer Vesnaver was successful on 6 convert kicks and added a 20 yard field goal.

In the nightcap, the Wolverines Sr. Varsity squad recorded their second straight victory with a convincing 60-6 win over the Nipissing Wild. The Wolverines were impressive displaying their outstanding passing attack lead by quarterback Ryan Astrom who was successful in completing 5 touchdown passes. They also were able to add a balanced running game as they recorded their 60-6 win. Scoring for the Wolverines were Nick Clarkin with 4 touchdowns, Keegan Crough with 2 and single touchdowns by Matthew Funk and Blake Dalgarno . Tyson Jeffery was successful on 7 convert kicks and added a 37 yard field goal and a single point off a missed field goal attempt. Hayden Bruce recorded a single point on a kick into the enzone.

All three Wolverines teams will be on the road this Saturday and they will be facing very strong opponents. The Bantams travel to Georgetown to face the North Halton Crimson Tide in a 3 pm contest. Both the Jr. Varsity and Sr. Varsity teams will be in Sudbury to battle the Gladiators with the Jr. Varsity game at 1 pm followed by the Sr. Varsity contest at 4 pm. This will certainly be a challenging test for all three teams as they continue to work hard towards capturing their respective division championships.
 

Wolverines Open The 2017 Season

Photo Courtesy Of Brad Claypole
Photo Courtesy Of Brad Claypole
The Peterborough Wolverines Rep Football teams opened the 2017 Ontario Football Conference (OFC) on the road with their longest trips of the season.     On Saturday both the Jr. Varsity and Sr. Varsity squads were in Sault Ste. Marie to face the newest entry in the OFC, the Sault Sabercats.      The Jr. Varsity started  the season with a convincing 57-21 win over the Sabercats and the Sr. Varsity followed with  35-13 win in the nightcap.   What a great way to cap a long trip!

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Varsity Wolverines Win Exhibition Game

Photo Courtesy Of Brad Claypole
Photo Courtesy Of Brad Claypole
The Sr. Varsity Wolverines Football team hosted the Cornwall Wildcats from the OVFL in a pre-season exhibition game at the TASS Field on Saturday May 13th and the Wolverines were able to score a very convincing 59-7 victory over the Wildcats.

The Wolverines passing attack was outstanding with both quarterbacks Ryan Astrom and

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2017 OFC Championships

Ontario Football ConferenceThe Peterborough Wolverines will be hosting the 2017 Ontario Football Conference Championship for Bantam (13/14 yrs), Junior Varsity (15/16 yrs) and Varsity (17-19 yrs) levels at the beautiful Thomas A Stewart Field on Saturday August 5th.  Game times will be 11am (Bantam), 2pm (Jr. Varsity) and 6pm (Varsity).
We look forward to hosting the day and invite everyone to come out and see some high level football being played by very dedicated young men.

The game day atmosphere for our regular season games is recognized as one of the best if not the best in the league and we would like the Championship Day to be even bigger and better.

Volunteers Wanted

We have many volunteers but to help make this a rousing success we invite anyone who would be interested in volunteering for the day, half a day or even a few hours, it all helps. If you are interested you can This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. through this website.
 

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