Introducing the First Annual CCR Canada Christmas ‘Advent Calendar’

SARNIA, Ontario -- Christmas is just around the corner, so it's time to get into the holiday spirit. An Advent calendar is a calendar that is used to count down the days of Advent in anticipation of Christmas. Many kids have calendars filled with pieces of chocolate in which they get from opening cardboard doors…

U Sports Men’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 19-25, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- The stars were out in Ontario this past week, while role players took the spotlight out West in what was an exciting week across the U Sports landscape. In the OUA, a new modern-day scoring record was set for the Laurier Golden Hawks in their overtime win over the visiting Nipssing Lakers. Second year…

U Sports Women’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 19-25, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- Several players introduced themselves as stars to their respective conferences and the rest of Canada over the past seven days. In Ontario, first-year guard Kaitlyn Overeem put together a pair of impressive performances to help guide the Waterloo Warriors to a pair of home wins. With nine first-year players on their roster, the Warriors…

CCAA Women’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 19-25, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- Fans saw a little bit of everything over the past seven days across the CCAA women's basketball landscape. Out in the ACAC, Tracy Lewis recorded a triple-double in a 19-point win for the Briercrest College Clippers, on the road no less. Another player recorded a double-double in a home win against her former program to…

CCAA Men’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 19-25, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- Teams across Canada are looking for one last boost of momentum before the holiday break rolls around to end the first semester. Out in the PacWest BC Conference, the holiday break has already come for the eight teams in the league. Some programs have scheduled exhibition games over the break to stay…

U Sports Men’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 12-18, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- It was a statement week across the U Sports landscape. From coast to coast, teams and players alike made some impressive statements as they look to build momentum ahead of the Christmas break, which is just around the corner. Some of the top contenders faced some tough challenges, and some even took…

CCAA Men’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 12-18, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- The stars were out across the CCAA over the last seven days. Last week gave fans a bit of everything. From players flirting with triple-double performances to a plethora of double-doubles across the country, there were several impressive stat lines. A pair of 50-point performances highlighted the week, one coming from the…