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Six Cheema athletes named to Canadian junior, senior teams

WAVERLEY: Six athletes who train out of the Cheema Aquatic Club have been named to don the Maple Leaf at events this summer with the Canadian senior and junior canoe and kayak teams. The selections...

Powell representing N.S. at Canada Cup U-16 volleyball

FALL RIVER: The volleyball bloodlines that run through the Fall River and Waverley area has once again led a local player to representing her province at a national tournament—this time on home...

Local boxer grabs gold in Ireland

BEAVER BANK: Sierra Eshouzadeh of Beaver Bank is shown after her match in Ireland that she won to capture gold. She also won Best Female Boxer Award at the Wexford Box Cup Tournament held...

McIntyre ready to soak up Canada Games

FALL RIVER: When Grace McIntyre checked her phone at school one day in late January, she saw a very important email had arrived in her inbox. The Fall River girl immediately went to Mr. Crawford,...

Francis, Boyd excited about being drafted to QMJHL teams

FALL RIVER: Being drafted into the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League is just the first step for two Fall River and Beaver Bank hockey players in their quest to continue playing the sport they...
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Cheema athletes grab plethora of hardware

WAVERLEY: It was a golden haul for athletes from Cheema representing the country and province at the second event of the Canada Cup, held July 7-9 in Shawinigan, Que. Winning gold with Team Canada as...

Champions of the world!

BEAVER BANK: If there’s two Beaver Bank girls you don’t want to step inside the boxing ring with, it’s Sierra Eshouzadeh and Alyssa Rouleau. The two recently returned from the Ringside World Boxing Championships with...

Coxhead enjoys NHL Preds development camp

FALL RIVER: A Fall River hockey player has had the chance to get a taste of NHL hockey after being invited to a top team’s summer development camp. Andrew...

Taylor Green living a dream with Queen’s women’s soccer

FALL RIVER: A dream has come true for a Fall River soccer phenom. Taylor Green, who graduated this past June from Halifax West, is beginning her freshman year at Queen’s University playing with the Varsity...

PHOTOS: LHS, Citadel girls hit the rugby pitch in return to game action

BURNSIDE: The Lockview High Dragons girls rugby team hit the rugby pitch for their first game since Rugby N.S. took over management of high school rugby. In...