Dawson Blues Maintain Top Ranking in the CCAA Throughout First Semester

The Dawson Blues started the 2018-19 season as the top team in the CCAA Rankings. After six weeks, they remain atop the list as the Christmas break is now in full swing. (Source: CCAA.ca) (Header: Dawson Blues) SARNIA, Ontario -- In 2018-19, the Dawson Blues are hoping that the third time is the charm. In each of…

Checking in on the Defending National Champions Across Canada

SARNIA, Ontario -- It was a year of firsts in 2017-18 in terms of national championship winners on the basketball court. Three out of the four teams who cut down the nets in March did so for the first time in school history. The fourth team picked up their second national title in three seasons, and…

Every Day Presents a New Opportunity to Improve for the UPEI Panthers

CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI -- They weren't expected to achieve much success this season, but that only added fuel to the fire for the UPEI Panthers in 2018-19. At the holiday break, the Panthers sit at 3-4 on the year and find themselves in sixth place in the AUS standings. They opened the season with three straight wins,…

Who Can Stop the Calgary Dinos in the Canada West Conference?

SARNIA, Ontario -- Winning a national championship is hard enough. Defending that title the next season tends to be a more difficult task. For the first time in their history, the Calgary Dinos won the men's basketball national championship in 2018. The Dinos secured the title with a 79-77 win over the Ryerson Rams in the title…

PacWest BC Title Races Wide Open Heading Into the Second Half

SARNIA, Ontario -- Through the first six games of the season, the PacWest BC standings are wide open in both men's and women's basketball. The month of November provided some excitement across the PacWest BC Conference, and it also set things up for a fantastic race towards the CCAA Championships. The standings feature closely contested…