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Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame Induction Night Postponed

The Nova Scotia Sport Hall of Fame postponed Induction Night 2020 until fall 2021. On June 15, the hall announced the new induction class, which includes Richard Dalton, Todd Hallett, Robert Putnam, Ted Upshaw, the Mark Dacey 2004 Brier Curling Team, Cathy Mason and Brian Todd. These inductees will be called the class of 2021. […]

Cape Breton West Islanders seek New Assistant Coach

The Cape Breton West Major Midgets are looking for a new assistant coach. Team organizers say they are looking for someone with proven coaching ability, a strong work ethic, and the ability to interact with the team, the league and local hockey community. Prior coach or playing experience is an asset, as well as an […]

Antigonish Native Nathan Cormier Recognized for Contribution to Hockey Officiating

Hockey Nova Scotia named Antigonish’s Nathan Cormier as the winner of the 2020 Hockey Canada Officiating Program Branch Award: Most Deserving. A former Quebec Major Junior Hockey League official, Cormier continues to give back to the officiating program in a number of different ways. On the ice, Cormier mentors young and aspiring referees and linesmen at the junior, U18, and […]

Antigonish Minor Hockey’s Mike Stewart Captures Provincial Award

Hockey Nova Scotia is proud to announce Antigonish Minor Hockey Association development coordinator Mike Stewart as the recipient of the 2020 Development Coordinator of the Year Award. A release from Hockey Nova Scotia states Stewart brought an innovative approach to skill development in the Antigonish Minor Hockey Association and other development initiatives that he has been involved with for over 20 years. A […]

IWK 250 Unlikely to Run in July by Riverside International Speedway officials are hoping It Will Happen Later This Summer

Riverside International Speedway says they still don’t have a definite answer in regards to what the 2020 racing season will be, with organizers stating they had hoped to know by the middle of this month. A release from Riverside states with the IWK 250 being just a month away it’s unlikely it will happen in July, but […]