Prospects Set to Showcase Skills in Preparation for 2009 CFL Canadian DraftRottier, Lee, Morencie and Légaré Top List Heading to CFL Evaluation Camp
Toronto, ON - (February 23, 2009) - Canada's top football prospects are set to showcase their skills at the CFL's Evaluation Camp scheduled from Friday, March 6 to Sunday, March 8 in Toronto.
Leading this year's class of Canadian prospects are Alberta offensive lineman Simeon Rottier, Bishop's running back Jamall Lee, Windsor offensive lineman Matt Morencie and Laval defensive lineman Étienne Légaré who were previously named as the top four prospects respectively by the CFL's Scouting Bureau.
Fifty Canadian prospects in total, including all 15 players ranked by the CFL's Scouting Bureau last fall, will be showcasing their skills during the three-day event in front of general managers, coaches and scouts from all teams as they prepare for the 2009 CFL Canadian Draft scheduled for Saturday, May 2.
The Hamilton Tiger-Cats and Toronto Argonauts currently hold the top four picks in the draft, with Hamilton selecting first overall. Click here for the updated draft order.
Off-field testing gets underway Saturday morning at the InterContinental Yorkville Hotel. On-field testing begins Sunday morning at Varsity Centre. Click here for the full schedule.
To see the full list of Canadian prospects attending this year's Evaluation Camp, click here.