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Benching for the cure

Benching for the cure

A local strongman saw a lack of strength competitions in the area as a sign to do something about it. Ben Thompson, 20, organized the event with friends from the health services program at Confederation College.

Wolves still alive, despite b-ball loss

A slow start was too much to overcome Saturday night, as the Lakehead Thunderwolves were handily defeated 87-66 by the Windsor Lancers in the OUA West Division finals at the St. Denis Centre in Windsor.

Dobben scores Wolves winner on penalty shot

The Lakehead Thunderwolves have earned their way into the Cavendish University Cup.
Gymnastics competition

Gymnastics competition

Gymnasts focused on power, precision and passion while performing at the provincial qualifier and the invitation competition.
Watt, Bailey take Loppet

Watt, Bailey take Loppet

Last year Andre Watt signed up for the Sleeping Giant Loppet on the morning of the race, and then went out and finished ahead of the pack.
Gamache gets going early

Gamache gets going early

There’s no question Trevor Gamache is a great junior A player. Gamache won the Superior International Junior Hockey League scoring title this season with 80 points, the second time he turned the trick in as many years.
Dupuis lifts Wolves to win

Dupuis lifts Wolves to win

Just Doo it. That seems to be the slogan du jour at Fort William Gardens, where goaltender Alex Dupuis has taken the crowd by storm since replacing Kyle Moir in the Lakehead Thunderwolves net in the opening round of the OUA men’s hockey playoffs.
Negotiations continue

Negotiations continue

No news isn’t bad news, says Anthony LeBlanc.
Golden girl

Golden girl

Haley Irwin was destined for the Canadian Olympic team since she left home as a young teenager to pursue her hockey dream. But even she can’t believe it happened quite so quickly.

Staal nets assist in triumphant Olympic return

Just two days after claiming Olympic gold, Eric Staal was back on the ice with the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night.