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Wanchuk lead Saddle Bronc standings at Calgary Stampede

Calgary Stampede (Wikimedia Commons) Kolby Wanchuk of Sherwood Park, Alberta leads the Pool B Saddle Bronc standings at the 2024 Calgary Stampede. While on the bronc Alberta Moon on Monday, Wanchuk had a score of 87.5 points. Wanchuk is actually…

Humana-Paredes and Wilkerson reach semis of Elite16 in Ostrava

Brandie Wilkerson (Ailura, Wikimedia Commons) Melissa Humana-Paredes and Brandie Wilkerson of Toronto, Ontario have reached the semifinals of the Elite16 in Ostrava, Czech Republic on Sunday. In quarterfinal action on Saturday, it was quite frankly an impressive performance for Humana-Paredes…

Canada blanks Bulgaria in 2024 Men’s Volleyball Nations League

Eric Loeppky (Facebook) Team Canada has improved to a record of two wins and one loss in the 2024 Men’s Volleyball Nations League in Antalya, Turkey. On Friday, Canada just needed 94 minutes to beat Bulgaria in straight sets 25-22,…

Canada wins gold at 2024 Women’s World Hockey Championship

Danielle Serdachny (YouTube) Team Canada has won the gold medal at the 2024 Women’s World Hockey Championship in Utica, New York. On Sunday, Canada defeated the United States 6-5 in overtime. The overtime winner was scored by Danielle Serdachny of…

Genest wins Women’s Keirin bronze at Track Nations Cup in Milton

Lauriane Genest (Nikola, Wikimedia Commons) Canadian Olympic bronze medalist Lauriane Genest of Montreal, Quebec won the bronze medal on Sunday in the women’s Keirin at the 2024 International Cycling Union Track Nations Cycling Cup in Milton, Ontario. Genest won one…

Nine Canadians win NCAA Division I Hockey Championship

University of Denver (Wikimedia Commons) The final of the Frozen Four took place on Saturday and nine Canadians were on the University of Denver Pioneers that won the 2024 National Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Championship in St. Paul, Minnesota….

Canada reaches final of Women’s World Hockey Championship

Ann-Renee Desbiens (BDZ Sports, Wikimedia Commons) Team Canada is in the gold medal game of the 2024 International Ice Hockey Federation Women’s World Hockey Championship in Utica, New York. On Saturday, Canada beat the Czech Republic 4-0 in the second…

Macklin Celebrini wins 2024 Hobey Baker Award

Macklin Celebrini (Facebook) Macklin Celebrini of North Vancouver, British Columbia became the 12th Canadian hockey player to win the Hobey Baker Award on Friday. The award is presented to the top men’s hockey player every year at the National Collegiate…

Sidney Crosby becomes 14th NHL player with 1000 assists

Sidney Crosby (Michael Miller, Wikimedia Commons) Canadian Olympic gold medalist Sidney Crosby of Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia made National Hockey League history on Thursday. He became the 14th player to record 1000 National Hockey League assists for his career. Crosby…

Zach Edey named NCAA Men’s Basketball Player of the Year

Zach Edey (Alexander Jonesi, Wikimedia Commons) Purdue University Boilermakers centre Zach Edey of Toronto, Ontario won the National Collegiate Athletic Association Men’s Basketball Player of the Year Award on Friday. In the process he became the sixth basketball player ever…