Date archive for March, 2013
Ross Proudfoot
By Sudbury Sports Staff On Monday, March 25th, 2013
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Local athletes receive Quest for Gold funding

Eight athletes in Greater Sudbury will be better prepared for the challenges that lay ahead in their quest for excellence, thanks to the support of the provincial government through an investment of $34,450. Funding More...

Cambrian Golden Shield
By Sudbury Sports Staff On Monday, March 25th, 2013
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Cambrian hires 2 new coaches

The Cambrian College athletics department recently announced the addition of two new faces to the varsity coaching team with Golden Shield Athletics. Long-time Sudbury native Tom Sutton will guide the men’s volleyball More...

Dragonboat
By Sudbury Sports Staff On Monday, March 25th, 2013
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Dragon boat festival names pledge beneficiary 

The future of the Sudbury Dragon Boat Festival and its ability to fund important community causes was assured as details of the 2013 festival were rolled out on the shores of Lake Ramsey last week. Beyond providing More...

Michael Kantor
By Sudbury Sports Staff On Wednesday, March 20th, 2013
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Wolves face Battalion in Round 1

The Sudbury Wolves will face off against the Brampton Battalion in the first round of the 2012-2013 OHL Playoffs. The best of seven series begins on Thursday, March 21 and Sunday March 24 in Brampton. The series More...

Team NOHA
By Laurel Myers On Tuesday, March 12th, 2013
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Team NOHA prepares for OHL Cup

A team of Northern Ontario hockey players is heading south this week to show the rest of the province what the North is made of at the OHL Showcase Cup. The OHL Cup runs from March 12 to 17 in Mississauga and features More...

Spencer Allen
By Sudbury Sports Staff On Tuesday, March 12th, 2013
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Lasalle swimmer strikes gold twice at provincials

Lasalle Secondary School’s Spencer Allen won gold not once, but twice at the OFSAA competition, held earlier this month. Allen captured gold in both of his events — the 100-metre and the 50-metre freestyle More...

Wolves CTC
By Sudbury Sports Staff On Tuesday, March 12th, 2013
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Wolves visit Children’s Treatment Centre

Young patients at the Children’s Treatment Centre of Health Sciences North were treated to a visit from the Sudbury Wolves on March 4. Wolves players visited with the young patients, posed for pictures and More...

Harlem Ambassadors
By Sudbury Sports Staff On Tuesday, March 12th, 2013
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Harlem Ambassadors take on local squad

Sudbury Rainbow Crime Stoppers is bringing the internationally acclaimed Harlem Ambassadors to Sudbury for a fundraising basketball game April 7. The Harlem Ambassadors offer an unique brand of Harlem-style basketball More...

Boreal Viperes
By Sudbury Sports Staff On Tuesday, March 12th, 2013
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Breen takes fourth at CCAA championship

Collège Boréal badminton player Valérie Breen secured fourth place in the girls’ single category at the national badminton championship. Breen, a first-year paramedic student, stood out throughout the entire More...

Katie Johnston
By Randy Pascal On Thursday, March 7th, 2013
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Where are they now? – McKay, Roy and Johnston

  Katie McCafferty (nee Johnston) Prior to the arrival of the athletic phenom that is Rebecca Johnston, older sister Katie McCafferty (nee Johnston) seemed like a pretty safe bet to enjoy family sporting bragging More...