Sports Briefs

Toronto teams give to area neighborhoods: Malvern and the Kingston Road-Galloway Road neighbourhood will be receiving presents from Toronto’s four major sports teams. The Leafs, Jays, Argos, and Raptors have joined together with the Youth Challenge Fund, to create “Team Up for Youth”, an initiative that focuses funds on programs for kids in GTA neighborhoods. […]

West Hill football going strong

While high school football may be generally moving out to the suburbs, it’s still thriving here at West Hill Collegiate Institute. As the number of teams dwindles across the city, West Hill’s program continues to have strong junior and senior programs. The only problem, coaches say, was trying to get enough equipment for each player. […]

It’s a long road to the pros

Shawn Scott, 22, of East-Scarborough is taking a non-traditional approach to professional baseball. Scott, a third baseman and pitcher for the Oshawa Talons of the Ontario Senior Baseball Association, will head south of the border on Dec. 16 for his final 2009 tryout with the single-A West Virginia Power. Where most young Canadian prospects tend […]