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Bison Alhaji Mansaray finishes firs...

GO BISONS (Mar 11) Highlights for Manitoba on day two included fourth year Alhaji Mansaray earning a gold medal with a first place in the men’s high jump with a jump of 2.10m.

Canucks Win Silver and Bronze in Ju...

Canada’s Hannah Henry and Kyla Roy delivered a one-two punch in the junior women’s North American Championship race in Sarasota.

Eight Ends: McEwen, Koe charge out ...

SPORTSNET (Mar 6) The Tim Hortons Brier is now in full swing with Manitoba’s Mike McEwen and Team Canada’s Kevin Koe jumping to the top of the leaderboard with 3-0 starts in St. John’s, N.L.

Bailey Bram, Rebecca Johnston key t...

THE ICE GARDEN (Mar 4) The Calgary Inferno and Les Canadiennes de Montreal will compete in the Clarkson Cup Final on Sunday afternoon in a rematch of last year’s championship.

Niyah Becker named MHSAA athlete of...

WINNIPEG FREE PRESS (Mar 3) Linden Wood’s Niyah Becker is reaching new heights with Vincent Massey Collegiate’s varsity basketball team.

Winnipeg Athletes Recognized

MYTOBA.CA (Feb 27) At the end of the 2017 U SPORTS Swimming Championships held at University of Sherbrooke from February 24-26, the Bison rookie women’s swimmer, Kelsey, earned four individual medals in her first appearance at the nationals.

Manitobans to wear maple leaf at wo...

GLOBAL NEWS (Feb 27) Three Manitobans have been chosen to represent Canada at next month’s IIHF Women’s World Championship in Plymouth, Mich. Ste. Anne’s Bailey Bram and Jocelyne Larocque along with…

Heather McLean posts two personal b...

THE GLOBE AND MAIL (Feb 26) Heather McLean’s coach demanded more from her after a disappointing result on Saturday. She delivered with personal bests in the 500– and 1,000-metre events at…

Wesmen wrestler ends career on gold...

WINNIPEG FREE PRESS (Feb 25) If Finn Higgins’ university wrestling career is, indeed, over, the 21-year-old theatre and film student couldn’t have scripted a more captivating final scene.

Nationals shows wrestling’s roots...

WINNIPEG SUN (Feb 25) More than a decade after one university folded its freestyle wrestling program, its crosstown rival has stepped up to fill the void, and is showing Manitoba’s grassroots are far from dead.

Leah Kirchmann: Canadian abroad hea...

CYCLING NEWS (Feb 24) Leah Kirchmann: Growing up in Winnipeg, Canada, it was always my dream to race in Europe. Two years ago, my dream came true.

Desiree Scott Named to Canada Natio...

FC KANSAS (Feb 22) Canada Soccer announced their roster that will return to the Algarve Cup, Portugal to defend its 2016 title. The 24th edition of the invitational 2017 Algarve Cup will take place from March 1st through the 8th.

Tachinski breaks another national j...

On Feb. 18, Tachinski, 17, ran the 400 metre indoor dash in a time of 53.39 at the 2017 Simplot Games, taking over half a second off her previous personal best.

Tyson Langelaar brings world junior...

GLOBAL NEWS (Feb 20) Winnipeg speed skater Tyson Langelaar even exceeded his own expectations on the world stage. Langelaar returned to Winnipeg on Monday night after he won four medals at the…

Manitoba skip Michelle Englot chang...

THE GLOBE AND MAIL (Feb 19) Three wins into the Canadian women’s curling championship, Michelle Englot still felt weird about the buffalo on her back.