March 9, 2017

Stampeders sign Michael Kashak

Defensive lineman Michael Kashak during Stamps 2016 training camp

The Calgary Stampeders have signed national defensive lineman Michael Kashak.

A sixth-round selection by the Stampeders in the 2016 draft, Kashak attended training camp with the Red and White a year ago before returning to university to play his final season at McMaster.

Michael Kashak
Defensive lineman
College: McMaster
Height: 6.01
Weight: 243
Born: June 11, 1993

Kashak was a first-team Canadian and conference all-star at McMaster in 2016 after leading Ontario University Athletics with 11.5 sacks. He also recorded 29.5 tackles, including 16.5 tackles for loss, and two forced fumbles.

Kashak was also a first-team Ontario all-star in 2015 as he led the conference with 8.5 sacks. In 39 career games over five seasons (2012-16) for the Marauders, he accumulated 91.5 tackles, including 42.5 tackles for a loss, 29 sacks, four forced fumbles and one interception.