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Recruiting at DC, UOIT seeks to find more than good athletes

Each year during their sport’s season, coaches at both DC and UOIT work hard to lead practices, play games, and maybe get to the playoffs. But they are always looking at the next season. Coaches double as recruiters for their respective teams, searching for more than the best athletes.

Soccer star makes UOIT history

Gliding like an eagle on the wind, Katherine Koehler-Grassau runs across the field. She makes her way to the other side, passing an object...

DC rugby athlete signs football contract

"I started playing football when I was five, I was going to play soccer but my mom missed the registration." Coming out of high school,...

Manziel bad fit in Hamilton

College football star and 2012 Heisman Trophy winner, Johnny Manziel, broke his silence about his struggles with alcohol and other issues earlier this month...

Sports Hall of Fame inspires athletes

The Oshawa Sports Hall of Fame has been inspiring athletes since it opened in 1986. It began in 1982 when Oshawa City Council made...

Oshawa’s Dwayne De Rosario soccer academy is growing

Soccer in the Greater Toronto Area has become a lot more exciting after Toronto FC won MLS Cup. DeRo United Futbol Academy (DUFA) in...

Local ‘baller’ shoots for the stars

The turning point in Hisham Mohammad’s life happened when he shot a basketball for the first time – from a wheelchair. Hisham Mohammad, 22, was...

Canadian athletes benefitting from NCAA

The vibe around Louisville, Kentucky is the same as it is every year when their local university’s basketball team brings in a nationally regarded,...

A friendly, familiar face at DC

Day in and day out he’s at Durham College (DC). A friendly face, beaming at students as they enter the school. He normally sits...

Ridgebacks’ badminton peak performer for January

Zhiyi Chen has been playing badminton for more than six years. When he was younger, his parents let him try different sports. He chose...