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Sports Roundup – July 21

Cassius Clark (Farmington, ME) is taking home the prestigious John W. Chisholm Memorial Cup after winning the IWK 250 at Riverside Speedway. Jonathan Hicken of Brudenell, PEI continued his hot streak finishing second. Craig Slaunwhite (Terence Bay, NS) battled Hicken for the final laps and finished third. Donald Chisholm of Antigonish came fourth. Chisholm piloted […]

Sports Roundup July 20 – Updated 12:15pm

The St. Andrew’s Flyers shutout the St. Joseph’s Chiefs 3-0 in Antigonish, as part of the festivities marking the opening of the Sandlot, the new accessible ball field in the town.  Lawrence MacPherson pitched a two-hitter and struck out three for the win. He also had 2 RBI’s for the Flyers. Brian Druhan hit a […]

Eastern Highlands Special Olympics Athletes Shine at Provincial Games

It was a great weekend for athletes from Antigonish, Guysborough, Inverness and Richmond Counties at the Special Olympics Provincial Summer Games in Wolfville. The Regional Coordinator for Eastern Highlands Special Olympics, Joan Conrad, says its track and field team had another strong outing, with all its athletes capturing at least one medal.  They were led […]

Local athletes added to the Nova Scotia/Nunavut Legion Track and Field Team

A number of local athletes were named to the 2019 Nova Scotia/Nunavut Royal Canadian Legion Track and Field Team. Local  competitors named to the team include Mya Artibello, Malia  Artibello, Eilidh Cameron, Mairin Canning, Siona Chisholm, Keighan DeCoff, Cara MacDonald, Matthew MacLeod, Mattea ( Miller-Evans, Anna Robinson, Allie Sandluck, Gabrielle Smith, John Luke Taylor, and […]

Sports Roundup – July 7

There’s a doubleheader in AGR Fastpitch action today, as St. Joseph’s takes on the Guysborough Broadhorns beginning at 1:30 at the Drysdale Field. Also today, the St. Peter’s Royals face the Petit de Grat Red Caps in a doubleheader in Petit de Grat starting at 1pm. At the same time, Louisdale begins a doubleheader with […]

Sports Roundup – July 6 *updated 9:15 am*

In AGR Fastpitch, St. Andrews Flyers defeated St. Joseph’s 8-4 in 8 innings. Lawrence MacPherson struck out 8 to get the win, while losing pitcher Jaren Kennedy had 10 strikeouts. Grant MacDonald went 2 for 3 with 3 RBIs for St Andrew. In the other matchup, the Guysborough Broadhorns       got a 6-1 victory over the […]