Any basketball aficionado will tell you when a team shoots under 40 percent, and commits double the turnovers of their opponent they won’t win — and that was exactly the case for the Niagara River Lions Friday night at Meridian Centre.
A middle blocker who won medals in all but one of his four years playing volleyball at the post-secondary level is being inducted into the Niagara College Knights Hall of Fame.
Class was in session Thursday night in Peterborough, where the young pups on the Niagara IceDogs got to experience playoff hockey at the Ontario Hockey League level for the first time.
The start was there, but in the end the Niagara River Lions couldn’t finish when they needed to in a 105-93 loss to the Kitchener-Waterloo Titans Thursday night at Meridian Centre.
Canadian wrestlers will be taking the first step to the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo starting today in St. Catharines.
Sir Winston Churchill’s Carlie White placed first overall in Level 6 and Lakeshore Catholic’s Susan Santillan in Level 2 after topping all four events – bars, beam, floor, vault – in points at the Southern Ontario Secondary Schools Association gymnastics championships.
There was no shortage of energy in Gale Centre Wednesday night, as the Niagara Falls Canucks battled their way to a crucial 5-4 victory against the St. Catharines Falcons, tying the best-of-7 series at two wins apiece.
One problem with trying to charge establishments that show televised sports more money for those broadcasts is that it leads to a weird philosophical debate: What exactly is a sports bar?
Girls high school volleyball wrapped up two weeks ago with Ontario championships, but the sport, and the standouts who play it locally, returned to the spotlight this week.