Ontario University Athletics honoured three Lancer football players last week — naming linebacker Daniel Metcalfe and offensive lineman Drew Desjarlais second-team all-stars, and defensive back Cole Verlinde to its all-rookie team.
Metcalfe’s 60 tackles led his team and ranked him third-province-wide. Head coach Joe D’Amore said “it’s great” to see him getting the recognition he deserves.
“He has been a top players in this league for the last few years and coaches are starting to see how talented he is,” said D’Amore. “I expect him to be an all-Canadian by the time his career is done.”