Jaxon Morkin and George UnaLancer linemen Jaxon Morkin and George Una were selected to pro clubs in the Canadian Football League entry draft Tuesday.

Gridiron standouts earn selection to the pros

Canadian Football League teams selected two Lancer offensive linemen in its entry draft Tuesday.

The BC Lions took George Una sixth overall; the Edmonton Elks drafted Jaxon Morkin 30th.

Lancer football head coach Jean-Paul Circelli praised both players.

“These fine young men have laid the groundwork for our program’s success, which has now led to national recognition,” he said. “They have also helped to cultivate a culture of excellence, which has lead to improved confidence amongst our younger student-athletes and demonstrated that professional football is an attainable goal.”

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