Algonquin Thunder Rookies Get First Taste of Collegiate Action With Quebec Tour

QUEBEC CITY, QC -- Practices are one thing, but real game action is a totally different experience. For student-athletes that are making the jump from high school basketball to the collegiate game, it's a different game. The players are better at the collegiate level. It's a much faster game, and it's more physical on both…

Lambton College Lions Looking to Bounce Back After a Down 2017-18 Season

SARNIA, Ontario -- One can't dwell on the past, as the past cannot be changed. For the Lambton College Lions, the past didn't yield many wins for the women's basketball team during the 2017-18 season. In fact, the Lions picked up just two wins over the course of the season, both of which came against the Sault…

Lambton Lions Feature Healthy Mix of Youth, Experience on 2018-19 Roster

SARNIA, Ontario -- What a difference a year makes. For the Lambton College Lions, the 2017-18 season was a complete turnaround from the season prior. Their win total increased by 10, and they made a return to the OCAA playoffs after a brief one-year hiatus in 2016-17. In 2016-17, the Lions won just three OCAA games,…

After Near Misses, Humber Hawks Look to Advance Back to CCAA National Title Game in 2018-19

TORONTO -- In recent years, the Humber Hawks have been knocking on the door of a national title, but haven't been able to cut down the nets. Back in 2015-16, the Hawks advanced to the CCAA Final 8 after winning the OCAA Championships. Humber picked up three wins in three days to win their conference title,…

Humber Hawks Look to Continue OCAA, CCAA Dominance

TORONTO -- All eyes will once again be on the Humber Hawks this season in the OCAA and on the national level throughout the CCAA. The Hawks have won the OCAA Championships in each of the last four seasons, asserting themselves as the dominant team in the league. They have turned that into a pair of…

Seneca Sting Look to Turn Individual Awards Into Team Success in 2018-19

TORONTO -- In 2007, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix hit theaters, the Dixie Chicks won Record of the Year, and the Boston Red Sox swept the Colorado Rockies in the World Series. That was also the last time that the Seneca Sting women's basketball team took home the OCAA title. The Sting haven't had a…

Seneca Sting Look to Continue Winning Ways After First-Ever CCAA National Title

TORONTO -- Their record may show a loss last season, but the Seneca Sting never lost a game during the 2017-18 campaign. In their OCAA opener against the St. Lawrence (K) Vikings, the Sting took an odd 2-0 loss. Their loss was due to an administrative error on Seneca. It's something that most will never know the…