Author Archives: Peter Gryphon

2018 Recruiting update – Dec 14/17

I haven’t written much about Guelph’s 2018 recruiting class to date. In fact, my post two days ago on a top Quebec DL recruit committing to Guelph is my first story on a recruiting commitment this year. Don’t assume that … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

2018 Recruiting update – Dec 12/17

I’m sure it has never happened before but, believe it or not, daily newspapers in Montreal and Quebec City have stories today on the latest Guelph recruiting news. The event that sparked the stories? The commitment of one of Quebec’s most … Continue reading

Posted in Recruiting, Recruiting 2018, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Some overdue congratulations – Dec 5/17

Congratulations to the Toronto Argonauts on their Grey Cup victory, and to the former Gryphons who were a part of it! 🏈Congrats to the 5 former @GryphonFootball players who are now #GreyCup champions with the @TorontoArgos! Jake Reinhart, Jeff Finley, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

CFL blog with a story on former Gryphon

Drew Edwards has a story on former Gryphon P/K Rob Maver on 3-Down Nation – Calgary punter Rob Maver was a CFL fan first, player later. Rob Maver was a husky high school kid with an unfortunate hairstyle when he travelled from … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Semi-Final Preview: Guelph @ Western

I remember being happy back in 2008 and 2009 that the Gryphons were in an OUA Quarter-final game. This year that was a disappointment. Only now that the Gryphons have advanced to the semi-final does it really feel like the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 4 Comments

More on Gryphons Q-Final win

The Gryphon defense held Ottawa’s offense to 10 total yards on their first three drives of the game. That, matched with 20 1st Q points by the offense, set the tone of the game. The Gryphons essentially won the game … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Gryphons handle Ottawa, advance to face Western

Any playoff win is a good win, No question about that. It is always better to win convincingly which the Gryphons did. But there are still some issues. You would like to see the Gryphon offense score more than two … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Quarter-final preview: Guelph @ Ottawa

I’m not going to make the return trip to Ottawa this week. Too far to drive. Too many things that need to be done around the house. I have my fingers crossed that the OUA.tv feed works as it should. Besides … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Another comeback win for Gryphons

That was a very entertaining game! I’m glad I made the trip to Ottawa to see it. The Gryphons looked strong early, with a pair of 7-play drives that resulted in field goals and a 6-0 lead. But Carleton impressed me … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments

Some sad news today for the Gryphon family

Former Gryphon All Canadian offensive lineman, and coach, Jeff Hale lost his battle with brain cancer yesterday. We knew this was coming but it is still saddening when you hear the news. Hale fought the good fight against his cancer diagnosis … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment