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Young athletes in Antigonish are getting a feel for the grid-iron and Friday Night Lights at Oland Stadium. Gord Gallimore of Antigonish Minor Football says it’s inspiring to see the Peewee and Bantam teams play their hearts out.
Gallimore says they are thrilled that one girl has signed up to play– they would certainly like to see more. The program currently borrows its equipment, but it hopes sponsors will step forward to help them purchase their own. Please read below for more information:
Antigonish Jr. X-Men Youth Tackle Football 6-a-side Facebook group Link: https://www.facebook.com/groups/AntigonoishYouthTackleFootball
Perfect introduction to tackle football for boys and girls. An opportunity to try variety positions no matter your size or athletic ability. Games are played on a smaller field with fewer players. This is attempt to improve the game of football at the Dr. JH Gillis Regional High school and potentially bring a football program to the New Glasgow and Port Hawkesbury regional high schools.
Perfect introduction to tackle football for boys and girls.
Opportunity to try variety positions no matter your size or athletic ability. Played on a smaller field with fewer players to increase opportunity for involvement and engagement on field. Five of the six offensive players are eligible receivers. Program goals are to ensure players gain new skills, continue to develop in sport and have fun.
SIX-A-SIDE PROGRAM INFORAMTION:
Season: Saturday April 23rd to June 25th, 2016
Practice Dates: Monday & Wednesday (6:00pm to 8:00pm) @ StFX Memorial Grass Field
Game Dates: Friday Night Lights (7:00pm to 10:00 pm) @StFX Oland Turf Field
Nova Scotia Students can add Google Classroom code: 0d8o2yy
Few Spots still available until Friday May 27th, 2016!!
Football Nova Scotia is proud to partner with Support4Sport to bring you this excellent game and new league!
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Chisholm says having a better sense of how Port Hawkesbury Paper, and other local facilities operate, is something civic officials should take advantage of.
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The students, including Katlyn MacKay and Stephanie Macintyre, are all recipients of the Nova Scotia Graduate Scholarship, each valued at $10,000.