Senior Varsity Announcement
The Cumberland Panthers Senior Varsity Program is excited to announce a new practice and
game location for the 2018 Ontario Provincial Football League season. The team will
be practicing at multiple University of Ottawa locations and will be playing games at Gee-Gees
Field, located on Lees Avenue, Saturday evenings throughout the late spring and early summer.
Gee-Gees receivers coach and Football Canada Technical Director Aaron Geisler leads the
program as the Senior Varsity Head Coach and has drawn together a strong coaching staff made
up of Gee-Gee assistant coaches, senior players, recent graduates and Ottawa community
The Gee-Gees and the Cumberland Panthers have a rich history together with many former
Gee-Gee players coming from the Cumberland Panthers Varsity program. Notable Panthers
who experienced success at uOttawa include: Jackson Bennett (2017 OUA Defensive Player of
the Year and All Canadian), Mitchell Baines (2016 All Canadian, Hamilton Tiger-Cats), Taylor
Servais – (OUA All Star Oline, drafted by Edmonton Eskimos – OL Coach of JV Provincial Champs),
Cyril Adjeitey (5 time OUA All Star) and Brendan Gillanders (2009-13, 2016 Grey Cup Champion
- Ottawa Redblacks).
Registration is underway now at http://cpfc.cumberlandpanthers.com/clubs/2931/pages/83090