CCAA Women’s Basketball Starting Five: Nov. 26 – Dec. 2, 2018

SARNIA, Ontario -- The Christmas break is just around the corner for teams all across the CCAA, and a well deserved break it will be for everyone. Exams are set to begin for students across the country, and with the exception of a handful of games in the OCAA this week, the courts will be…

Starting Five: Rita Sibo, Jade Addai Key Pieces in Weekend Sweeps for Algonquin, UT Mississauga

SARNIA, Ontario -- The women's basketball landscape in the OCAA looks considerably different this season with the graduation of Ceejay Nofuente from the Humber Hawks. In recent years, the Hawks have dominated the OCAA, thanks in large part to Nofuente, who was a three-time CCAA Player of the Year to close out her career. Now, there's a…

Algonquin Thunder Hoping to Bounce Back, Contend For Spot at OCAA Championships in 2018-19

OTTAWA -- Sometimes you need to take one step backwards in order to take two steps forward. For the Algonquin Thunder women's basketball team, the 2017-18 season was a step backwards after their run as the premier team in the OCAA since the turn of the decade. Last season, the Thunder fell out of the post-season…

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…