Team Canada women bounce back to tie Rivalry Series

Jaime Lee Rattray scored the game winner and added an assist to lead Team Canada to a 4-3 win over Team USA evening up the Rivalry Series at one game apiece in women’s hockey international play Thursday night.
Canada was forced to rebound after dropping the opener Tuesday night in London 1-0, where American goaltender Alex Rigsby had a 33 save shutout performance.

Roy Halladay
Baseball News Sports

Mixed reaction to Halladay’s Hall of Fame cap choice

The news of Roy Halladay’s election into the National Baseball Hall of Fame was met with an overwhelmingly positive reaction. The same can’t be said for the decision to have neither the Toronto Blue Jays nor Philadelphia Phillies represented on his Hall of Fame plaque.

Women’s basketball on the verge of big growth

It was a blow out to say the least. The University of Toronto Varsity Blues fell 67-37 to the Ryerson Rams. The Varsity Blues couldn’t catch a break on defence and weren’t making offensive strides enough to compete in the Rams home-opening game. Despite the loss, University of Toronto head coach Michele Belanger was able […]

Group of people posing for a photo

Local family creates a ‘racquet’ at induction ceremony

Leaside Sports Hall of Fame recognizes Leaside Tennis Club founder Matt Sayliss posthumously. Sayliss gathered three of his neighbours, bought a tennis net, some limestone and marked the layout for two tennis courts. That was the seed that grew into what is now the Leaside Tennis Club.

East York school wins its first championship in over a century

Coach Jason Kuuter was skeptical how far Secord Elementary School’s touch football team could go when the season began in mid-October. “I knew that they were talented and that they would be competitive,” he said. “But I could not have predicted this win.”