By: Daniel Krywaruczenko @Fball_Analytics, September 18, 2018
Headlining the InstantScouting 2018 Elite Class: U Sports – Quarterbacks is Chris Merchant of Western University.
Merchant is coming off a record-setting Vanier Cup Championship winning season after transferring from the University of Buffalo in 2016.
Position, Name, Class, School, Hometown, Ht & Wt
QB Chris Merchant, 4, Western, Calgary, AB 6’3″ 214
Dual threat QB threw for almost 2000 yards and rushed for 463 yards on 47 carries.
QB Brett Hunchak, 4, York, Calgary, AB 6’4″ 195
Threw for nearly 1800 yards completing 60.8% of his passes at York.
QB Theodore Landers, 4, Guelph, Maple Ridge, BC 6’3″ 200
High-potential QB prospect completed 62.8% of his passes with a limited amount of attempts.
QB Michael O’Connor, 4, UBC, Orleans, ON 6’5″ 235
Top QB prospect threw for 3219 yards and 25 touchdowns with only 8 interceptions.
QB Nate Hobbs, 5, Queen’s, Mississauga, ON 6’2″ 238
2nd team all-star threw for 21 touchdowns and 2570 yards at Queen’s.
QB Adam Sinagra, 4, Calgary, Pointe Claire, QC 6’1″ 195
Threw for almost 2500 yards with 18 touchdowns and a 66.2% completion rate.
QB Kyle Siemens, 5, Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK 5’10” 200
University of Saskatchewan QB was voted athlete of the week 3 games during the past season
QB Kaleb Scott, 4, Saint Mary’s, Mount Albert, ON 6’3″ 190
During his past season, threw for over 2000 yards with 9 touchdowns at Saint Mary’s.
QB Troy Downton, 5, Mount Allison, Burlington, ON 5’8″ 188
Had nearly a 70% completion rate for the Mounties.
QB Hunter Guenard, 4, Acadia, Calgary, AB 6’1″ 235
Prospect at Acadia had limited playing time in 2017, but looks to make a splash in 2018.
InstantScouting is a Canadian based independent global scouting service that is committed to helping aspiring athletes at the collegiate and free agent level showcase their abilities to professional football teams in North America, Europe, Asia, South America and Australia. We offer coaches and professional scouts the opportunity to view some of the best football talent from around the world.
InstantScouting has selected its fourth annual Elite Class (Previously known as “Top Seniors” and currently selects teams in FBS, FCS, Division 2, Division 3, NAIA & USports. What makes these teams so special is that they are the only ones chosen exclusively by the scouts who work to create professional football opportunities for athletes.