Cape Breton Alum Hannah Brown Signs Professional Contract in Germany

SYDNEY, N.S. -- After a storied five-year career with the Cape Breton Capers women's basketball team, Cape Breton's own Hannah Brown has signed a contract to play at the professional level in Germany. Hannah just recently joined her teammates of the TK Hannover club and will be competing at the highest level of women's basketball…

Local Standout Hooson Follows in Mother’s Footsteps

OLDS, Alta. -- The Olds College Broncos women’s basketball team has dipped into the local talent pool for its newest recruit, with head coach Avery Harrison tapping into his past to build in the present. Didsbury High Dragons standout Mackenzie Hooson, a product of the Mountain View Broncos basketball program, has committed to the defending CCAA champions…

Saskatchewan Huskies add Akophjanov for 2019-20

SASKATOON, Sask. – The University of Saskatchewan Huskies men's basketball team added another piece to the puzzle in their hunt for a fourth-consecutive playoff berth today, as they welcomed Nikita Akophjanov to the program for the 2019-20 season. Akophjanov, who hails from Montrèal, QC, attended Lloydminster Comprehensive High School in the border city of Lloydminster, where he…

Olds College Broncos Announce Commitment of Dani Earl to Women’s Basketball Program

OLDS, Alta. -- The Olds College Broncos women’s basketball team has looked to Manitoba for another piece in its 2019-20 puzzle. Combo guard Dani Earl (Winnipeg, Man.) has committed to the defending CCAA National Champions beginning this fall, and she will study Sports Management at Olds College. The five-foot-three Earl, who served as a co-captain at Glenlawn…

Thomas Cory Adds Two Familiar Faces to Nipissing Roster for 2019-20 Season

NORTH BAY, Ont. -- The off-season leading up to the 2019-20 season has been an eventful one for the Nipissing Lakers. Former head coach Chris Cheng accepted the vacant position with the Windsor Lancers to become their newest head coach after Chris Oliver stepped down at year's end. The move ended Cheng's tenure with the Lakers, one…

Holland Hurricanes Bolster Front Court With Addition of Nathan Anderson

CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI -- With September quickly approaching, the Holland Hurricanes men's basketball team continues to add to their roster ahead of the 2019-20 Atlantic Collegiate Athletic Association (ACAA) season. Nathan Anderson, the newest addition to the team, will be joining the Hurricanes this fall. Anderson, a 6’7” forward from Nassau, Bahamas, will be enrolled in the Journalism program while…

Osman Omar Put in the Work, and Now It’s Starting to Pay Off at Cape Breton

CAPE BRETON, NS -- He's heard it all. Too old. Won't fit into their rotation. His skill set won't work well in their system. Mississauga native Osman 'Ozzy' Omar has heard the chatter in the background. It's nothing new to him. When he was looking for a college to call home after graduating from a prep school…