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Sports Roundup – December 19

LOCAL SPORTS NS Under 15 League: On the road, the Novas defeated the Western Hurricanes 3-1. Today – Novas vs Wolverines @ Halifax Forum, Noon. NATIONAL SPORTS Warren Foegele scored twice, including the third-period winner, as the Edmonton Oilers beat the Seattle Kraken 5-3. Evan Bouchard and Connor McDavid each had a goal and an […]

Sports Roundup – December 18

LOCAL SPORTS On Friday, Hockey Nova Scotia released an updated list of restrictions to comply with the new provincial public health guidelines. In addition to the spectator limit of 50 percent of a venue’s capacity – to a maximum of 150 people – there’s a limit of 60 participants indoors and outdoors that applies to […]

Glenna Ingraham of Antiognish named Baseball Nova Scotia’s Coach of the Year

An Antigonish resident has been named Baseball Nova Scotia’s Coach of the Year.  Glenna Ingraham has been coaching with Antigonish Minor Baseball and Challenger Baseball for almost 18 years. Ingraham says she is touched by the recognition. Ingraham has coached at all levels of minor baseball, starting with the development programs with 4-U and 6-U. […]

Maritime AllStar Sportsman Series to be launched in 2022; Riverside International Speedway to be Anchor Track

Riverside International Speedway in James River, will be the anchor track for the inaugural season of the Maritime AllStar Sportsman Series in 2022. The high banks of Riverside will host three races, Sydney Speedway, Lake Doucette Motor Speedway in Salmon River near Digby and Centre for Speed in Shediac, New Brunswick will have one race […]

Sports Roundup – December 12

LOCAL SPORTS In NS Under 18 League play, the Weeks Majors defeated Halifax 2-1. Today, the Majors host the Wolfpack at the Wellness Centre at 1. Saturday’s MHL match between the Pictou County Weeks Crushers and Amherst Ramblers was postponed after a Weeks player tested positive for COVID. All members of the Crushers team are […]

Sports Roundup – December 11

LOCAL SPORTS NS Under 18: Weeks Majors are in Halifax at 7 to play the Macs. NS Under 15: The Novas are on the road to take on the Gulls at 6:45, while the Wear Well Bombers/Cole Harbour game has been postponed. Maritime Major Female League: The Northern Subway Selects game versus the Edza West […]

X-Men Hockey’s Liam Hawel named AUS Male Athlete of the Week

Liam Hawel of the St. Francis Xavier University men’s hockey team is the Subway Atlantic University Sport male athlete of the week. A first-year business student from Arnprior, Ontario, Hawel contributed four points to the X-Men’s 8-6 win over the Saint Mary’s Huskies on Wednesday night. His two goals and two assists earned him the […]