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Kilted Golf Tournament Draws 28 Teams

The Kilted Golf Tournament was held at the Antigonish Golf Club yesterday. A total of 28 teams of four were entered, playing a four person scramble. The overall winner is the Bobby Dunphy Team which includes Bobby Dunphy, Adam Dunphy, Sam Gorman and Maria Dunphy. The Mixed Division Winner is the Laurie Oakes Team, made […]

AGR Fastpitch League to begin Season Friday

With COVID-19 restrictions starting to lift, the AGR Fastpitch League is gearing up for another season. This year, there will be a four team, 12 game schedule. Play begins Friday featuring Pomquet playing Heatherton and St. Joseph’s tangling with St. Andrews.

IWK 250 at Riverside International Speedway Postponed

Management for Riverside International Speedway announced its decisions to postpone the IWK 250 Super Weekend from later this month to later in the summer in anticipation of eased gathering restrictions. While the facility was approved to host multiple-cohort gatherings of 250 people effective with the start of Phase 4 of the Nova Scotia Reopening Plan, […]

Sports Roundup – July 4

The Milwaukee Bucks are headed back to the N-B-A Finals for the first time since 1974. Khris Middleton scored 32 points to lead the way in a 118-107 victory over the Atlanta Hawks in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference final. Milwaukee won the series 4-2, advancing to face the Phoenix Suns in the final. […]

Sports Roundup – July 3

The provincial finals for cricket will be held next weekend in Summerside, P-E-I. Players from across the Island will compete at Three Oaks Senior High School. The event will feature 10 teams with 15 players on each team. Tyler Johnson scored twice, Nikita Kucherov and Victor Hedman had a goal and an assist each, and […]

Sports Roundup – July 1

Andrei Vasilevskiy turned away 42 shots as the Tampa Bay Lightning eked out a 3-1 win over the rejuvenated Montreal Canadiens in a thrilling Game 2 of the Stanley Cup final. Blake Coleman dove to score the winner at the buzzer at the end of the second period. The Bolts now take a 2-0 series […]

Sports Roundup – June 27 *UPDATED 9:05 AM*

LOCAL SPORTS Congratulations to Mike Tate of Heatherton, who won gold in the men’s 5000m at the Canadian Olympic Track & Field trials in Montreal on Saturday night. Many local players were chosen in this weekend’s Q League Draft. From Antigonish: Tyler Peddle, Tully Grant, Leyton Stewart, Jack Milner, Kevin Walker, and Ray MacKinnon. From […]

Sports Roundup – June 26

The Tampa Bay Lightning are back in the Stanley Cup Finals. The defending champs defeated the New York Islanders 1-0 in Game 7. Yanni Gourde put the Bolts ahead with a short-handed goal 1:49 into the second period to set up a meeting with the Montreal Canadiens. Andrei Vasilevskiy made 18 saves in his second […]

Bulldogs Golf Scramble Set for July 17th

The 3rd Annual Junior B Bulldogs Scramble is set for July 17th at the Antigonish Golf and Country Club. The four person scramble with begin at 1:30 p.m. with a shotgun start. To register or e-transfer, the email is jrbulldogs@gmail.com or phone or text 902-870-5868. Teams from last year will have until June 30th to […]