Volume 12 Week 5

Friday, May 5


 

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(Updated 9:30 a.m., May 5}

St. Peter ruggers gunning for city championship
The high school rugby season kicked off this week with eight Ottawa-area high schools all gunning for the city title and a trip to the OFSAA provincial championships in early June. See story


(Posted Nov. 21 )
Senior Boys Volleyball
Veteran high school volleyball coach calling it a day

It’s been an interesting season for the Cairine Wilson Wildcats senior girls basketball team to say the least. An 11th hour coaching change just days before their appearance in the last week’s ‘AA’ championship game was the breath of fresh air they needed to take their game to the next level.See story

Senior Girls Basketball
Lady Wildcats capture senior girls ‘AA’ basketball crown

It’s been an interesting season for the Cairine Wilson Wildcats senior girls basketball team to say the least. An 11th hour coaching change just days before their appearance in the last week’s ‘AA’ championship game was the breath of fresh air they needed to take their game to the next level.See story


(Posted Nov. 13)
HS Football
Tigers rout St. Petes, end 21-year championship drought

It's been 21 years since a team from St. Matthew High School last won a senior boys football championship. Over that same period of time, the St. Peter Knights have won the title 12 times, including five times in a row between 2008 and 2012, and the last two championships in 2014 and 2015. See story


(Posted Oct. 15)
HS Football
Knights outlast Tigers to win first-ever All Saints Bowl

The St. Peter Knights downed the St. Matthew Tigers 25-13 in front of more than 1,200 fans at Millennium Park Friday night in the first ever All Saints Bowl. See story


(Posted April 26)
NCAFA Football
St. Matt Tigers improve to 2-0 with lopsided win over St. Mark

The St. Matthew Tigers are on a tear. One week after shocking the St. Peter Knights 28-21 in the season opener for both teams, the Tigers manhandled the St. Mark Lions on Friday to improve their record to 2-0. See story


(Posted June 1)
Track and Field
Gisele-Lalonde hurdler shocks track fraternity with gold, silver at OFSAA championships

Remember the name Leewinchell Jean. There's a good chance you will be hearing a lot about the Grade 9 Gisèle-Lalonde high school student in the future. See story


(Posted June 7)
Track and Field
St. Matt's hurdler sets new meet record, claims gold at OFSAA provincial championships

Keira Christie-Galloway missed out on setting a new meet record at the East Regional track and field championships last week thanks to a 2.4 k/hr tail wind. See story

Pair of hurdlers, steeplechaser win five medals at OFSAA championships
During a meet in which a number of east end athletes posted less than stellar results, two hurdlers and a steeplechase specialist managed to capture five medals between them at the OFSAA provincial track and field championships in Windsor this past week. See story


(Posted June 3)
Varsity Girls Rugby
Lady Knights settle for bronze at OFSAA AAA tournament

The St. Peter Knights varsity girls rugby team ended their season by winning the bronze medal at the OFSAA provincial AAA championships at Twin Elm Park on Wednesday. See story


(Posted May 21)
Track and Field
Bevy of east end athletes qualify for OFSAA track and field championships

The east end will be well represented at the upcoming OFSAA provincial high school track and field championships in WIndsor with no fewer than 18 athletes from seven different schools expected to make the trip after qualifying at the East Region meet in Belleville last week. See story


(Posted May 21)
Varsity Girls Rugby
Lady Knights to play for OFSAA bronze at Twin Elm Park today

The St. Peter Knights varsity girls rugby team will be competing for a bronze medal at the OFSAA AAA provincial championships at Twin Elm Park in Nepean later today. See story


(Posted May 21)
Varsity Girls Rugby
Lady Knights rugby team heading to provincial championships for fourth straight year

For years the athletic program at St. Peter High School has been synomous with two sports -- football and rugby -- and while the boys rugby team has grabbed most of the headlines in the past, it's the girls team that has achieved the greatest success in recent years. See story


(Posted April 19)
HS Track & Field
Louis-Riel dominates at high school track and field championships

The track and field rivalry between École secondaire Louis-Riel and Colonel By Secondary School played out decidely in Louis-Riel's favour last week as the Rebelles won 13 events to only four by the Cougars, even though both schools had 24 athletes finish among the top three in their respective events. See story


(Posted April 19)
Senior Boys Rugby
St. Peter senior boys rugby team remains undefeated

The St. Peter Knights mission to avenge their heartbreaking loss in last year’s senior boys high school rugby champion-ship continued on track this week with wins over the Nepean and Glebe Collegiate. See story


(Posted April 12)
Senior Girls Volleyball
Lady Rebelles come up short in AAA volleyball final

For the past seven years the Louis-Riel Rebelles and the Glebe Gryphons have dominated high school girls volleyball winning a combined six AAA city champion-ships between them. See story


(Posted Jan. 21)
Junior Boys Basketball
Knights go into exam break with share of first place

The St. Peter Knights junior boys basketball team is hoping a two break for exams won't hurt their chances of finishing in first place in the East Division and getting a top seed in the playoffs. See story


(Posted Jan. 21)
Junior Boys Basketball
Knights go into exam break with share of first place

The St. Peter Knights junior boys basketball team is hoping a two break for exams won't hurt their chances of finishing in first place in the East Division and getting a top seed in the playoffs. See story


(Posted Dec. 16)
Senior Boys Basketball
Louis-Riel pulls off upset win over St. Matt Tigers

Friday's senior boys basketball game between the Louis-Riel Rebelles and the St. Matthew Tigers was supposed to be a mismatch. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 )
Senior Boys Basketball
St. Matt Tigers down Immaculata to remain unbeaten

In their first game back since the holiday break, the St. Matthew Tigers looked in mid-season form on Monday as they easily beat the previously unbeaten Immaculata Saints to keep their undefeated record intact. See story


(Posted Dec. 6)
HS Football
St. Peter Knights overwhelmed in Western Bowl appearance

The St. Peter Knights quest for an OFSAA bowl game trophy has come up short for the second year in row after they were left bruised and battered by the Catholic Central Crusaders in the Western Bowl final last week. See story


(Posted Nov. 25)
Junior Girls Basketball
Junior 'cats win high school championship in impressive fashion

When the Cairine Wilson Wildcats junior girls basketball team fell one game short of making it to the championship final last year, the first year players made a commitment to do whatever it took to not only get back to the final but win it all. See story


(Posted April 26)
Senior Girls Basketball
Lady Cougars claim senior girls Tier 2 hoops championship

The Colonel By Cougars are the NCSSAA senior girls Tier 2 basketball champions after downing the Cairine Wilson Wildcats 36-24 on Monday. See story


(Posted Nov. 20)
Senior Boys Volleyball
Louis-Riel wins first AAA volleyball title in school history

The Louis-Riel Rebelles senior boys volleyball team decided to compete against the big boys this year and they more than met the challenge, winning the school's first ever National Capital high school AAA championship in impressive fashion. See story

Senior Girls Basketball
St. Matt's Tigers hold on to girls 'AA' basketball championship

Before the start of Wednesday's senior girls 'AA' basketball championship between the St. Matthew Tigers and the Merivale Marauders, Tigers head coach Rick Despatie warned that his team had been playing poorly coming into the final and that the outcome was very much in doubt. See story


(Posted Nov. 12)
Senior Girls Basketball
St. Peter Knights advance to Tier 1 hoops final

The St. Peter Knights senior girls basketball team has advanced to the NCSSAA Tier 1 championship game after downing the West Carleton Wolves 42-38 on Thursday. See story


(Posted Nov. 7)
Junior Boys Football
Jr. Knights dedicate championship win to former coach

The St. Peter Knights junior boys football team wrapped up an undefeated season on Friday with a 49-0 win over the Ashbury Colts to capture the first city championship played in four years. See story


(Posted Nov. 5)
Senior Boys Football
Knights in championship form following impressive win over St. Mark

The dynasty that is the St. Peter Knights senior boys football program appears to be back on track after showing several cracks over the last three weeks. See story

Girls Field Hockey
Wildcats top Cougars in Tier 1 field hockey championship

The Cairine Wilson Wildcats wrapped up a near perfect season with a near perfect ending on Wednesday, downing the Colonel By Cougars 3-1 to win the NCSSAA Tier 1 field hockey championship. See story


(Posted Nov. 4)
Senior Boys Soccer
Louis-Riel falls short in bid for 'AA' soccer crown

The Louis-Riel Rebelles came up a goal short in their quest for the NCSSAA senior boys 'AA' soccer championship on Tuesday, dropping a 2-1 decision to the Franco-Cité Falcons. See story


(Posted Oct. 29)
Senior Boys Football
Knights right the ship after loss to St. Francis Xavier

The Orleans Bengals went into their peewee A-Cup semi-final on Sunday hoping for a repeat of their semi-final performance two years ago when they upset the highly-favoured Cumberland Panthers. See story


(Posted Oct. 23)
Cross Country
Local athletes claim five medals at high school cross-country championships

Louis Riel distance runner Jonathan Rioux has added another gold medal to his rapidly expanding collection. See story

Senior Boys Football
St. Matt's Tigers suffer first defeat of the season

The St. Matthew Tigers suffered their first loss of the season on Thursday, dropping a 24-21 decision to the Mother Teresa Titans. See story


(Posted Oct. 16)
Senior Boys Football
St. Matt's tramples Garneau in game called due to lightning

The St. Matthew Tigers were beating the Garneau Gaulois so badly on Thursday that even God felt sorry for them. See story

Senior Boys Football
Knights remain undefeated with win over St. Joseph Jaguars

The St. Peter Knights kept their undefeated record intact on Thursday with a win over the St. Joseph Jaguars despite a depleted lineup. See story


(Posted Oct. 2)
Senior Boys Football
Knights take first successful step in quest for gridiron crown

If a journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step, the quest for a high school football championship starts with the first game. See story


(Posted Oct. 1)
Senior Boys Football
St. Matt's Tigers rack up second impressive win

The St. Matthew Tigers senior boys football team is for real, and if you don't believe this reporter you can ask the Ashbury Colts who are the latest victims of the Tigers' ferocious offence. See story


(Posted June 8)
Senior Girls Soccer
Louis-Riel captures OFSAA 'AA' soccer championships

The Louis-Riel Rebelles won their third provincial high school soccer championship in the last six years on Saturday, downing Bishop Macdonell High School from Gurlph 2-1 in penalty kicks to clinch the OFSAA 'AA' title. See story


(Posted June 5)
Track & Field
Trio of local athletes medal at OFSAA track & field championships

East end athletes won three medals at the OFSAA provincial track and field championships in Toronto on Friday, bringing their two-day total to four. See story

Track & Field
St. Matt's hurdler sets new OFSAA record

Keira Christie-Galloway is the new queen of the junior 80-metre hurdles after she set a new provincial high school record at the OFSAA track and field championships in Toronto on Friday. See story

Junior Boys Rugby
Over-matched junior Knights suffer same fate as senior team in rugby final

At it's outset, the junior boys rugby championship between the St. Peter Knights and their namesakes from Nepean, could go one of two ways. See story


(Posted June 4)
Varsity Girls Rugby
Lady Knights end season a try shy of OFSAA gold

The St. Peter Knights varsity girls rugby team went to the provincial AAAA/AAA high school championship in Mississauga this week looking to improve on their consolation final win of a year ago. See story

High School Sports
'Special group' of girls wins 6th championship banner in 3 years

It's every high school athlete's dream to win a city championship. It takes talent, teamwork, good timing, and often, a bit of luck. See story


(Posted June 3)
High School Baseball
Wildacts win OFSAA division championship

It's been a long time coming, but the Cairine Wilson Wildcats can finally call themselves city champs after defeating Mother Teresa 8-2 in the OFSAA Division title game on Friday. See story


(Posted Aug. 5)
Track & Field
Bevy of east end athletes qualify for OFSAA track and field championships

Students athletes from Orléans and the surrounding area had a stellar day at the OFSAA East Region track meet in Brockville on Friday, winning 11 events and setting three meet records while qualifying for next week's provincial high school championships in Toronto. See story

Track & Field
Les Rebelles de Louis-Riel have banner day at East Region track meet

The weather was picture perfect at the Thousand Islands Secondary School track and field facility in Brockville on Friday, and so was the Louis-Riel Rebelles track team which racked up a slew of top four performances at the OFSAA East Regional meet. See story

Track & Field
Christie-Galloway continues to run and jump her way into the record books

St. Matthew High School track star Keira Christie-Galloway added two more records to her collection on Friday on her way to winning the junior girls long jump and 80-metre hurdles at the OFSAA East Regional track meet in Brockville. See story


(Posted July 15)
Senior Boys Rugby
Knights lose heartbreaker to Nepean on late try

In a battle of Knights, the Nepean Knights upset the St. Peter Knights on a last minute try Thursday to win the NCSSAA senior boys rugby championship. See story


(Posted May 28)
Varsity Girls Rugby
Lady Knights defend city title, but mission far from accomplished

The St. Peter Knights varsity girls rugby team put an exclamation point on what has so far been a perfect season on Tuesday, posting an emphatic 84-0 win over the Glebe Gryphons in the city championship game, but their quest for perfection is far from over. See story


(Posted May 26)
Senior Boys Rugby
Knights one step away from return trip to OFSAA

The St. Peter Knights senior boys rugby team is one win away from reclaiming the AAA/AAAA high school rugby championship and returning to the OFSAA provincial championships for the sixth time in the past nine years. See story


(Posted May 24)
Track & Field
Colonel By, Louis-Riel lead the way at HS track & field championships

The track and field rivalry between Colonel By Secondary School and Ecole secondaire Louis-Riel continued to play itself out on the final day of the National Capital Secondary School Track & Field Championships on Thursday. See story

Track & Field
St. Matthew Tiger, Keira Christie-Galloway, roars into the record books

As days go, Keira Christie-Galloway had one she won't soon forget on Thursday. The 15-year-old St. Matthew High School student broke two records at the NCSSAA Track and Field Championships, including one that's been on the books since 1973. See story


(Posted May 21)
Track & Field
East end athletes win 14 events on day one of city track & field championships

A number of area high school athletes put their best feet forward at the National Capital secondary school track and field championships on Wednesday and in the process earned a ticket to next week's OFSAA East Region qualifying meet in Brockville. See story

Track & Field
East end athletes step up their game at city track & field championships

Several area athletes went into the first day of the National Capital secondary school track and field championships on Wednesday knowing they needed to step up their game if they wanted to get one step closer to provincials, and most of them succeeded with flying colours. See story


(Posted May 20)
Senior Boys Rugby
Lancers win second close game over Gloucester Gators

The Sir Wilfrid Laurier Lancers senior boys rugby team ended their regular season schedule with a second close win over the Gloucester Gators on Tuesday, and in doing so improved their record to a perfect 4-0. See story


(Posted Aug. 56)
Varsity Girls Rugby
Knights bid for third straight city championship remains on track

The St. Peter Knights varsity girls rugby team started the season with one simple goal, get back to the provincial championships and compete for the one thing that has eluded them the past three years – an OFSAA medal. See story


(Posted April 26 )
Senior Boys Rugby
Late try lifts Lancers over Gloucester Gators

In the world of sports, speed can often make the difference between winning and losing. That was never truer than in the senior boys rugby match between the Sir Wilfrid Laurier Lancers and the Gloucester Gators on Thursday. See story

Track & Field
Louis-Riel tops the field at East Conference high school track meet

The Louis-Riel Rebelles may not have won the overall team championship at the East Conference track and field meet on Wednesday, but they did take home their fair share of first place ribbons. See story


(Posted Aug. 52)
Junior Boys Rugby
Knights hang on for win over Wildcats; improve record to 3-1

With one game left before the playoffs the St. Peter Knights can finish no worse than second place in their division after defeating the Cairine Wilson Wildcats 14-12 on Tuesday. See story


(Posted May 8)
Junior Boys Rugby
Knights improve record to 2-1 with lopsided win over Sir Wil

The St. Peter Knights junior boys rugby team showed their resiliency on Thursday, bouncing back from a disappointing loss to the Colonel By Cougars earlier in the week to down the Sir Wilfrid Laurier Lancers 36-3. See story


(Posted May 7)
Girls Touch Football
St. Matt's improves record to 4-0 with win over Béatrice-Desloges

St. Matthew Tigers bid to repeat as varsity touch football city champs remains on track after they beat the Béatrice-Desloges Bull-Dogs 10-0 on Wednesday to improve their record to 4-0. See story


(Posted May 6)
Senior Boys Rugby
Knights look impressive in 48-14 win over Colonel By

The St. Peter Knights senior boys rugby team looked to be in playoff form on Tuesday as they followed up last week's season opening win over the Ashbury Colts with a dominating performance against the Colonel By Cougars. See story

Junior Boys Rugby
Colonel By wins season opener against St. Peter Knights

The Colonel By Cougars junior boys rugby team opened their regular season schedule with a well-earned win against the St. Peter Knights on Tuesday in a game that saw them come back from a 14-0 deficit. See story


(Posted May 2)
Junior Boys Rugby
Lancers salvage tie with late try against Tigers

After starting the high school rugby season with a 17-15 loss to the Cairine Wilson Wildcats, the defending champion Sir Wilfrid Laurier Lancers almost suffered the same fate against the St. Matthew Tigers on Friday, if not for a converted try in the dying minutes of their game. See story


(Posted April 29)
Senior Boys Rugby
Knights open rugby season with win over Glebe Gryphons

The St. Peter Knights senior boys rugby team kicked off their season with a workmanlike 19-5 win over the Glebe Gryphons on Tuesday. See story


(Posted Aug. 15)
Varsity Hockey
Cairine Wilson caps perfect season with Tier 1 hockey crown

The Cairine Wilson Wildcats varsity boys hockey team are the NCSSAA Tier 1 (non-OFSAA) champions after sweeping the Colonel By Cougars in their best of three final series on Tuesday. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 88)
Junior Boys Basketball
Louis-Riel wins Tier 1 junior hoops crown in dramatic fashion

The Louis-Riel Rebelles junior boys basketball team capped off a perfect season with a dramatic come from behind win over the Immaculata Saints in the Tier 1 city championship on Friday. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 86)
Varsity Girls Hockey
Lady Rebelles extend championship reign to seven years

The high school hockey dynasty that is the Louis Riel Rebelles shows no sign of cracking as the varsity girls team won their seventh title in as many years on Wednesday. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 85)
Senior Girls Volleyball
Lady Cougars capture girls Tier 1 volleyball championship

The draught is finally over. It's been six years since Colonel By Secondary School last won a varsity girls volleyball championship. The dry spell ended on Tuesday with a three sets to one victory over Earl of March in the senior girls Tier 1 city championship. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 80)
Senior Boys Basketball
Cairine Wilson undefeated streak comes to an end in Tier 2 hoops final

This wasn't how the season was supposed to end for the Cairine Wilson Wildcats senior boys basketball team. See story


(Posted Feb. 4)
Senior Boys Basketball
Wildcats extend two-year winning streak to 21 games

The Cairine Wilson Wildcats two-year winning streak is still intact despite the best efforts of the Colonel By Cougars who came within a second of sending their game into overtime on Tuesday. See story


(Posted Nov. 22)
Senior Girls Basketball
Lady Tigers win gold at OFSAA 'AA' basketball championship

The St. Matthew Tigers are provincial high school champions after downing LaSalle Secondary School 40-35 in the gold medal game at the OFSAA 'AA' girls basketball championship in Kingsville on Saturday. See story

Senior Girls Basketball
Lady Tigers advance to OFSAA semifinals

The St. Matthew Tigers senior girls basketball team has assured themselves of a shot at playing for a medal on Saturday after advancing to the semifinals of the OFSAA 'AA' tournament in Windsor. See story


(Posted Nov. 18)
Senior Boys Volleyball
Lancers win
Tier 1 volleyball title in convincing fashion

The Sir Wilfrid Laurier Lancers won their first high school volleyball championship in recent memory on Monday, capturing the senior boys Tier 1 title in straight sets over the Ashbury Colts. See story


(Posted Nov. 13)
Senior Girls Basketball
Lady Tigers win third NCSSAA hoops crown in four years

The St. Matthew Tigers are heading back to the OFSAA 'AA' girls basketball championships after finishing the regular season with a perfect 10-0 record. See story


(Posted Nov. 9)
Varsity Football
Knights regain city gridiron championship with win over Fighting Irish

The St. Peter Knights are city champions once again after beating the St. Patrick's Fighting Irish 20-0 at TD Place on Saturday. See story


(Posted Oct. 30)
HS Football
Knights improve to 6-0, set sights on city championship

The St. Peter Knights ended the regular season with another win on Wednesday, but they'll need to win two more games if they hope to be crowned city champs. See story


(Posted June 12)
Track and Field
Cairine Wilson hurdler ends high school track career on a high notes

After five trips to the OFSAA provincial high school track and field championships, Cairine Wilson hurdler Alexia Lamothe finally has the medal she's coveted her entire high school track carreer. See story


(Posted June 7)
Senior Girls Soccer
Cairine Wilson wins bronze medal at OFSAA 'AA' championships

The Cairine Wilson Wildcats won the first OFSAA soccer medal in school history on Saturday, downing St. Mary's High School from Kitchener 1-0 to capture the bronze medal at the provincial AA championships in Collingwood. See story


(Posted June 7)
Varsity Girls Rugby
Lady Gators cap undefeated season with Tier 2 rugby crown

he Glouceser Gators are this year's Tier 2 varsity girls hgh school rugby champions after shutting out the Cairine Wilson Wildcats 17-0 in Friday's final. See story

Senior Girls Soccer
Cairine Wilson Wildcats advance to OFSAA 'AA' semi-finals

The Cairine Wilson Wildcats magical season will go on for another day after the senior girls soccer team won its quarterfinal on Friday to advance to Saturday's semi-finals at the OFSAA 'AA' championships in Collingwood. See story


(Posted Aug. 5)
Senior Girls Rugby
St. Peter Knights successfully defend AAA rugby crown

The St. Peter Knights varsity girls rugby team successfully defended their AAA senior girls title on Thursday, grinding out a 10-5 win over the Ashbury Colts. See story


(Posted May 22)
Varsity Girls Soccer
Win over Pius earns Wildcats homefield advantage throughout the playoffs

The Cairine Wilson Wildcats avenged the only blemish in an otherwise perfect regular season on Wednesday by downing the St. Pius X-Men 2-0 on a pair of goals by Senna Koggel and Roshneee Mitchell. See story


(Posted May 21)
Varsity Girls Rugby
St. Peter girls remain undefeated after dominating performance against Ashbury

The St. Peter Knights varsity girls rugby team have left no doubt that they are the team to beat this year's after turning in an impressive performance against perennial powerhouse Ashbury in the final regular season game on Tuesday. See story


(Posted April 30)
Local high school teams shine in New Brunswick rugbyfest
Four area high school rugby teams spent the past weekend rucking and malling in the pretigious Rothesay Netherwood Rugbyfest tournament in St. John, N.B. and managed to come away with two gold medal and a silver. See story


(Posted Aug. 51)
<Varsity Girls Hockey
Louis Riel goes undefeated in winning OFSAA 'AA' girls hockey championship

The motto, "if at first you don't succeed, try again," can certainly by applied to the Louis Riel Rebelles varsity girls hockey team which captured their second OFSAA 'AA' girls hockey championship in six years this week after coming up short in each of the past four years. See story


(Posted March 7)
Senior Girls Volleyball
Gisèle-Lalonde wins fourth straight OFSAA volleyball crown

Gisèle-Lalonde's dominance on the volleyball court has reached historic proportions after the Titans won their fourth straight provincial 'AA' championship on Wednesday, something that has not been done since 1990. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 88)
Varsity Girls Hockey
Lady Rebelles capture Louis Riel's sixth straight hockey crown

The dynasty that is the Louis Riel varsity girls hockey program lives on after the Rebelles won their sixth city championship in as many years on Thursday. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 87)
Senior Boys Basketball
Garneau overcomes slow start to win senior Tier 1 hoops crown

Two weeks after winning the Ontario francophone high school basketball championship, the Garneau Gaulois added the NCSSAA senior boys Tier 1 title to their list of accomplishments on Wednesday in a come from behind blowout win againt the Bell Bruins. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 84)
Senior Boys Basketball
Cairine Wilson caps perfect season with Tier 2 hoops crown

The Cairine Wilson Wildcats came through in the clutch on Wednesday to win the Tier 2 senior boys basketball championship and finish the season a perfect 12-0. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 3)
Senior Girls Volleyball
Gisèle-Lalonde wins third straight 'AA' V-ball championship

The dynasty that is les Titans volleyball is stronger than ever as evident by the fact that Gisèle-Lalonde won their third straight senior girls 'AA' high school championship on Thursday and fourth in the past five years. See story


(Posted Nov. 25)
High School Basketball
St. Matt's junior team claims Bill Wren title in preseaon warm-up

The St. Matthew Tigers junior boys basketball team established themselves as a team to be reckoned with this season after winning the Bill Wren Tournament on the weekend. See story


(Posted Nov. 15)
Senior Girls Basketball
Louis Riel Rebelles win sixth straight senior girls hoops crown

The Louis Riel Rebelles won their sixth straight senior girls high school basketball championship Wednesday night and with it earned another shot at the OFSAA provincial championships being held in London later this month. See story

Senior Girls Basketball
St. Matt Tigers recapture 'AA' hoops crown

The St. Matthew Tigers senior girls basketball team is heading back to the OFSAA 'AA' provincial championships after a one year absence thanks to a 60-45 win over the St. Francis Xavier Coyotes in the city title game on Wednesday. See story


(Posted April 26)
High School Football
Lancers end Knights' championship streak with come from behind win

In football there is often a fine line between being a goat and a hero. Just ask Sir Wilfrid Laurier Secondary School running back Jackson Bennett. See story


(Posted Nov. 7)
Senior Girls Basketball
St. Matt's Tigers end regular season with convincing win over east end rivals

The St. Matthew Tigers ended their regular season in impressive fashion on Wednesday, downing the St. Peter Knights 56-42 for their sixth win in a row. See story


(Posted June 7)
Track and Field
Louis Riel foursome wins relay gold at provincial high school championships

Winning a medal at the OFSAA provincial high school championships is one of the most difficult achievements in high school sports. Winning a gold medal is harder still. See story


(Posted June 9)
Senior Girls Soccer
Louis Riel loses AAA OFSAA final in heartbraking fashion

The Louis Riel Rebelles quest for a provincial soccer championship came to a heartbreaking end on Saturday as they lost to Blessed Trinity High School in penalty kicks. See story


(Posted June 7)
High School Sports
Local teams fare well at provincial high school tournaments

Area high school teams are holding there own at a number of OFSAA tournaments being played throughout the province this week. See story


(Posted June 5)
Varsity Girls Touch Football
St. Matt Tigers win first ever touch football championship

To be the best you have to beat the best and on Tuesday the St. Matthew Tigers beat the defending champion Samuel Genest Lazors to win the NCSSAA varsity girls touch football championship for the first time. See story


(Posted May 31)
Track and Field
OFSAA berths hard to come by at East Region track and field championships

Invitations to this year's OFSAA Track and Field Championships were hard to come by this week as only a handful of local athletes managed to meet the qualifying standard at the East Region meet in Belleville. See story

Senior Boys Rugby
St. Peter Knights recapture senior boys rugby crown

The St. Peter Knights are city champs once again after downing the Glebe Gryphons 35-12 in the senior boys OFSAA rugby championship on Thursday. See story


(Posted Aug. 5)
Varsity Girls Rugby
Tables turned on Tigers in Tier 1 girls rugby final

Call them the artful dodgers. The St. Matthew Tigers varsity girls rugby team were able to dodge several bullets in their Tier 1 championship final against West Carleton on Wednesday, but they couldn't dodge them all as the Wolves managed to win the game on a last minute try. See story

Varsity Girls Rugby
Fourth time's the charm for St. Peter's female ruggers

The St. Peter Knights varsity girls rugby team ended two streaks on Tuesday and in the process walked away with the OFSAA city championship for the first time in four tries. See story


(Posted May 24)
Track and Field
Local athletes end high school track and field championships on a high note

The east end of Ottawa will be well represented at the OFSAA East Regional Track and Field Championships in Belleville next week with no fewer than 71 area athletes having made the grade during qualifications at the National Capital high school championships over the past two days. See story


(Posted May 23)
Track and Field
Local athletes excel during first day of high school track and field championships

A number of east end athletes are making plans to go to the OFSAA East Track and Field Championships in Belleville next week after placing in the top five during the opening day of the National Capital championships on Wednesday. See story


(Posted May 23)
Touch Football
Tigers solidify first place with big win over defending champs

The St. Matthew Tigers varsity girls touch football team has locked up first place in the East Conference following an impressive win over Samuel Genest on Wednesday. See story

Track and Field
Sir Wil senior breaks own record twice at East Conference track meet

Sir Wilfrid Laurier's Sarah Collie went into yesterday's NCSSAA East Conference track and field meet unsure of just how well she would do. See story


(Posted Aug. 50)
Varsity Baseball
Pair of wins lifts Cairine Wilson Wildcats into second place

The Cairine Wilson Wildcats have put themselves back in the OFSAA baseball playoff picture after posting a pair of wins over the St. Matthew Tigers and the Hillcrest Hawks this week. See story


(Posted May 8)
Senior Boys Rugby
Late try against Sir Wil lifts Colonel By into final playoff spot

For two teams who had yet to win a game this season, Tuesday's senior boys rugby match between the Colonel By Cougars and the Sir Wilfrid Laurier Lancers provided more drama than Game 7 of the Stanley Cup playoffs. See story


(Posted April 30)
Senior Boys Rugby
St. Peter opens season with decisive win over Colonel By

The St. Peter Knights senior boys rugby team began their quest for the city championship on Monday with a decisive 26-7 win over the Colonel By Cougars in their season opener. See story


(Posted Sept. 16 2)
High School Rugby
St. Peter Knights return from New Brunswick with pair of rugby titles

The St. Peter Knights senior boys and varsity girls rugby teams returned from the pretigious Rothesay Netherwood Rugbyfest tournament in Rothesay, New Brunswick on the weekend with not one, but two championship trophies. See story


(Posted March 7)
Senior Girls Volleyball
Gisèle-Lalonde earns OFSAA volleyball threepeat in convincing fashion

The Gisèle-Lalonde Titans won their third consecutive provincial high school volleyball championship on Thursday, dispatching General Amherst in three straight sets in the OFSAA 'AA' final. See story


(Posted March 6)
Boys Contact Hockey
St. Matt's falls short in quest for high school hockey championship

The St. Matthew Tigers ran into a hot goalie on Tuesday in the form of Rodayo Iafelice who practically stood on his head in denying the Tigers the NCSSAA 'AA' contact hockey championship on Tuesday. See story


(Posted March 1)
Junior Boys Basketball
Lester B. Panthers win junior boys Tier 1 hoops championship

The Lester B. Pearson Panthers outhustled and outlasted the Merivale Marauders to win the NCSSAA junior boys Tier 1 basketball championship on Thursday and finish the season with a perfect 13-0 record. See story


(Posted Aug. 4)
Junior Boys Basketball
Louis Riel wins close game against St. Pete's, improve record to 4-1

The Louis Riel Rebelles moved into a tie for first place in the East Division of the NCSSAA on Wednesday, after narrowly downing the St. Peter Knights 67-66. See story


(Posted Aug. 5)
Senior Boys Basketball
Tigers snatch defeat from the jaws of victory in loss to Canterbury

The St. Matthew Tigers went into their game against the Canterbury Chargers on Friday hoping to avenge a 15-point loss to Canterbury two days previous, and for the better part of four quarters they were doing just that. See story


(Posted Jan. 16)
Junior Boys Basketball
Lester B. continues winning ways against St. Peter Knights

The Lester B. Pearson junior boys basketball team has picked up where they left off prior to the holiday break, downing the St. Peter Knights 68-51 on Thursday for their second win in a row since the New Year and sixth in a row this season. See story


(Posted Jan. 16)
Senior Boys Hockey
Garneau posts lopsided win over St. Matt's in senior boys hockey

The Garneau Gaulois avenged their only loss of the season on Tuesday, and in doing so managed to keep pace with the Ashbury Colts at the top of the A/AA senior boys high school hockey standings. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 8)
Senior Boys Basketball
Wildcats stretch unbeatean record to four with win over Rideau

The Cairine Wilson Wildcats kept their unbeaten record intact on Wednesday with a lopsided victory over the previously undefeated Rideau Rams. See story


(Posted Jan. 8)
Senior Boys Basketball
Cairine Wilson downs St. Pete's, remain unbeaten in three

Three weeks ago the Cairine Wilson Wildcats senior boys basketball team wasn't even sure they would play a game this season. See story


(Posted April 26)
Junior Boys Basketball
Lester B. tops Louis Riel in preseason battle of unbeatens

The Lester B. Pearson Panthers proved they are one of the teams to watch in junior boys high school basketball this year after they downed the Louis Riel Rebelles 52-47 on Friday in the fourth and final pre-season game for both teams. See story


(Posted Dec. 7)
Senior Boys Basketball
St. Peter Knights improve record to 2-0 with roster full of football players

What happens when you take a bunch of talented football players and hand them a basketball? A lot of fouls, travelling calls and turnovers, and very little in the way of defence, that's what. See story


(Posted Dec. 2)
Senior Boys Basketball
Life Christian Academy suffers overtime loss in inaugural game

Life Christian Academy School lost it's inaugural game in the National Capital Secondary School Athletic Association on Wednesday, but it hardly mattered. See story


(Posted Nov. 17)
Senior Boys Football
Undermanned Knights run out of miracles against veteran Frontenac team

The St. Peter Knights went into the OFSAA National Capital Bowl play-in game against the Frontenac Falcons on Saturday with a hope and prayer. They would run out of both in the latter stages of the fourth quarter, despite scoring four touchdowns in less than five minutes. See story


(Posted Nov. 16)
Junior Girls Basketball
Tigers reclaim junior girls city championship after two year hiatus

The junior girls high school championship trophy is back in its rightful place after the St. Matthew Tigers beat the St. Mark Lions 42-24 on Thursday to reclaim the NCSAA junior girls basketball crown. See story

Senior Girls Basketball
Dreadful start, poor rebounding costs St. Matt's Tier 2 title game

In most sports speed kills, but in basketball speed can often be trumped by size which is what happened in the Tier 2 senior girls basketball championship on Thursday as the much quicker St. Matthew Tigers were out-muscled by a much bigger Franco Ouest team. See story


(Posted Nov. 14)
Senior Girls Basketball
Lady Rebelles win fourth consecutive Tier 1 hoops championship

The Louis Riel Rebelles are city champions once again after downing the St. Peter Knights 56-35 on Tuesday to capture the school's fourth consecutive senior girls Tier 1 basketball championship. See story


(Posted Nov. 11)
Senior Boys Football
Fourth quarter comeback lifts Knights to fifth straight city championship

The St. Peter Knights have had better teams lose city championships and they had worse teams that won city championships, but they never had a team that came back from a bigger deficit against steeper odds than this year's team. See story

Senior Boys Football
Sir Wil Lancers successfully defend Tier 2 gridiron championship

The Sir Wilfrid Laurier Lancers are city champs once again after downing the Franco-Cité Faucons 21-13 in the Tier 2 senior boys football championship on Saturday. See story


(Posted Nov. 9)
Senior Girls Basketball
Lady Rebelles win return trip to AAA provincials, advance to city championship

The Louis Riel Rebelles downed Longfields-Davidson Heights 50-37 on Thursday to advance to the senior girls high school basketball championship for the third year in a row, and in doing so, earned a ticket to their third straight OFSAA AAA provincial tournament. See story


(Posted Nov. 7)
Senior Boys Football
Knights breeze into Tier 1 city championship with lopsided win over St. Mark

The St. Peter Knights are heading back to the Tier 1 senior boys football championship for the sixth straight year after taking care of the St. Mark Lions in business-like fashion on Tuesday. See story


(Posted Nov. 3)
Senior Girls Basketball
St. Peter Knights seal playoff spot with win over Longfields

The St Peter Knights senior girls basketball team clinched a spot in the AAA/AAAA playoffs on Friday with a 51-33 win over the Longfields-Davidson Heights Ravens. See story


(Posted Oct. 25)
Senior Boys Soccer
Louis Riel captures AA title with 1-0 win over Sir Robert Borden

The Louis Riel Rebelles are champions once again after downing the Sir Robert Borden Bengals 1-0 in the NCSSAA 'AA' senior boys soccer championship on Thursday. See story

Senior Boys Soccer
St. Peter heading to Quad-A provincials despite coming up short in high-scoring city final

The St. Peter Knights senior boys soccer team gave the St. Pius X-Men all they could handle on Thursday, but it was not to be as the X-Men came back from a two goal deficit to beat the Knights and win their fourth city championship in the past five years. See story


(Posted April 26)
Senior Boys Soccer
St. Pete's needs extra time to beat Colonel By, advance to AAA/AAAA final

The St. Peter Knights senior boys soccer team lost two games during the regular season, once to the St. Pius X-Men and once to the Colonel By Cougars. On Tuesday they avenged their loss to the Cougars. On Thursday they'll get a chance to do the same to the X-Men in the city championship. See story


(Posted Oct. 18)
Senior Boys Football
Colonel By Cougars no match for high-scoring Knights

Prior to the start of the current high school football season a lot of observers were wondering out loud why the NCSSAA decided to only put four teams in the Tier 1 division and 12 teams in Tier 2. On Wednesday they got their answer. See story


(Posted Oct. 11)
Senior Boys Football
Knights fall to Coyotes in high school football showdown

Prior to Thursday's showdown against the St. Francis Xavier Coyotes, the St. Pete Knights senior boys football team had not lost a regular season or playoff game in five years. See story


(Posted Oct. 7)
Senior Boys Football
St. Peter Knights mark school's 20th anniversary with dominating win over St. Matt's

On a weekend when St. Peter High School was holding its 20th anniversary reunion, the school's football team was busy adding to the legacy of winning that has become synonymous with the east end institution. See story


(Posted Oct. 4)
Senior Boys Football
Sir Wil vs St. Pat's: Wild ending to crazy game results in tie

The Sir Wilfrid Laurier Lancers were a kick-off away from winning their second game of the season on Wednesday. They had a six point lead and were kicking from their 50-yard line after the St. Patrick Irish had taken an unnecessary roughness penalty for taking liberties with Stephane Kukkonen who was in the process of giving up a safety. See story


(Posted Oct. 3)
Senior Boys Soccer
X-Men put the hex on Cougars

The Colonel By Cougars senior boys soccer team suffered their second lopsided defeat of the season on Wednesday, falling 5-1 to the St. Pius X-Men two days after being shutout 4-0 by the Mother Teresa Titans. See story


(Posted Sept. 2)
High School Sports
Plans to work-to-rule causes havoc with high school sports schedule

Provincial legislation to freeze teacher salaries for the next two years and ban their right to strike will severly impact the high school sports scene. See story


(Posted June 2)
Track and Field
Colonel By, Louis Riel lead the way at East Regional track meet

The Colonel By Cougars and the Louis Riel Rebelles led the way at the East Regional Track and Field Championships on Friday as no fewer than 24 east end athletes managed to qualify for next week's OFSAA provincial championships in Brockville. See story

Senior Girls Rugby
Lady Tigers capture senior girls Tier 2 rugby championship

The St. Matthew Tigers senior girls rugby team capped a perfect season on Thursday with a 7-0 blanking of the West Carleton Wolves to win the NCSSAA Tier 2 rugby championship. See story


(Posted June 1)
Track and Field
Handful of east end athletes make the grade at OFSAA East Regionals

The OFSAA East Regional Track and Field Championships kicked off in Brockville on Thursday with a handfull of east end athletes managing to qualify for next week's provincial championships which will also be held in the Thousand Islands city. See story

Senior Girls Soccer
Failure to finish costs Louis-Riel senior girls soccer championship

The lack of a finishing touch cost the Louis-Riel Rebelles dearly on Thursday as they were upended 1-0 by the Glebe Gryphons in the senior girls AAA/AAAA championship at Hillcrest High School. See story

Senior Boys Rugby
Ashbury Colts overwhelm Cairine Wilson in AA rugby championship

The Cairine Wilson Wildcats knew they had their work cut out for themselves if they wanted to win the senior boys A/AA city rugby championship on Thursday. See story


(Posted Aug. 5)
Senior Girls Rugby
Tigers knock off Wildcats, advance to Tier 2 rugby final

The St. Matthew Tigers are one win away from the Tier 2 senior girls rugby championship after downing the Cairine Wilson Wildcats 12-7 in the East Conference final on Tuesday. See story


(Posted April 26 )
Track and Field
East end athletes excel at NCSSAA track and field championships

The National Capital Secondary School Athletic Association track and field championships wrapped up on Thursday with no fewer than 58 local athletes managing to qualify for next week's East Regional meet in Brockville. See story


(Posted May 24)
Track and Field
Louis Riel leads the way on first day of city track and field championships

The National Capital Secondary School Athletic Association track and field championships got underway on Wednesday with local athletes winning 10 events on the first day of the two-day event. See story


(Posted Aug. 58)
Track and Field
Colonel By leads the way at East Conference track and field meet

Colonel By Secondary School's reign as a track and field powerhouse in the east end doesn't appear as if it's going to come to an end anytime soon as the Cougars won nearly twice as many events as their nearest rivals at the East Conference track and field championships on Thursday. See story


(Posted Aug. 55)
Senior Girls Rugby
Lancers lastest victims of indomitable Ashbury Colts side

When the Sir Wilfrid Laurier Lancers senior girls rugby team boarded their bus for a game against the Ashbury Colts on Monday, they knew they would have their work cut out for them. See story


(Posted Aug. 52)
Senior Boys Rugby
Cougars maul Knights, improve record to 2-1

Two days after the St. Peter Knights won their first game of the season, they were unceremoniously brought back to earth on Friday by a Colonel By Cougars side that looked utterly dominating in rolling to a 17-0 win. See story


(Posted Aug. 50)
Senior Boys Rugby
Late try gives Knights first win of the season

For the past six years the St Peter Knights senior boys rugby program has been led by former provincial team member Lee Ann Napiorkowski. See story


(Posted March 8)
Gisele-Lalonde Titans successfully defend OFSAA 'AA' volleyball championship
The Gilsele-Lalonde senior girls volleyball team successfully defended their OFSAA 'AA' volleyball championship on Wednesday and they did so in impressive fashion. See story


(Posted March 7)
Varsity Girls Hockey
Louis-Riel wins fifth straight 'AA' girls hockey championship

The Louis-Riel Rebelles can hang another championship banner in the school gymnasium after the varsity girls hockey team won their fifth staight title on Tuesday. See story


(Posted March 6)
Senior Girls Volleyball
East end teams on roll at OFSAA volleyball championships

The east end is being well-represented at this year's Ontario Federation of School Athletic Association's volleyball championships as the Louis Riel Rebelles, the Gisele Lalonde Titans and the Samuel genest Lazors are so far undefeated in round robin action. See story

Boys Contact Hockey
Garneau completes sweep of Ashbury Colts to win A/AA hockey championship

Pay back is sweet. Just ask the Garneau High School hockey team. Two years ago, they were on the verge of winning the NCSSAA A/AA hockey championship when a third period collapse against the Ashbury Colts cost them the title. See story


(Posted March 5)
Junior Boys Basketball
Cougars bid for perfect season ends in disappointment

The Colonel By Cougars went into the junior boys Tier 2 basketball championship on Tuesday hoping to extend their eight game winning streak by just one more game. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 88)
Senior Girls Volleyball
Gisele-Lalonde dedicates championship win to student killed in head-on collision

Moments after the Gisele-Lalonde Titans won their second senior girls AA volleyball championship in the past three years on Thursday, they dedicated their victory to Grade 10 student Thomas Duffy who was killed in a head-on collision while driving to a freestyle ski competition on Wednesday. See story

Senior Girls Volleyball
Louis-Riel Rebelles threepeat as AAA/AAAA volleyball champs

The Louis-Riel Rebelles continued their mastery of the De La Salle Cavaliers on Thursday, beating them for a third time this season to win their third straight senior girls AAA/AAAA volleyball championship. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 83)
High School Wrestling
Samuel Genest wrestler leads east end contingent at city championships

It was just another day at the office for Samuel Genest wrestler Alejandra Paguaga at the NCSSAA wrestling championships on Wednesday. The Grade 11 student won her third consecutive gold medal and is well on her way to becoming the most decorated wrestler the east end has ever produced -- male or female. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 81)
Senior Boys Basketball
Tigers win AA hoops title with 10-point win over Immaculata

The St. Matthew Tigers are heading to the AA provincial high school basketball championships after knocking off the Immaculata Saints 72-62 Wednesday night. See story

Senior Boys Basketball
St. Patrick's prove too much for tenacious Rebelles squad in AAA/AAAA title game

The Louis Riel Rebelles went into the NCSSAA AAA/AAAA championship last night as the prohibitive underdogs against the St. Patrick's Irish; and even though they fought like bulldogs, especially on defence, it wasn't enough to topple the new city champions. See story


(Posted Aug. 5)
Senior Boys Basketball
Louis Rebelles Rebelles advance to city championship, Knights fall short

The Louis Riel Rebelles punched their ticket to the NCSSAA senior boys basketball championship next week by beating the Earl of March Lions 52-50 on Thursday, and in the process they earned a berth in the Quad-A provincial championships being held in Ottawa next month. See story


(Posted Dec. 12)
Senior Girls Basketball
Knights even record with five-point win over previously undefeated Earl of March

The St. Peter Knights gave themselves an early Christmas present on Thursday by downing the Earl of March Lions 43-38 to even their record at 2-2 heading into the holiday break. See story


(Posted Nov. 28)
Senior Boys Basketball
Knights add Bill Wren title to list of pre-season accomplishments

The St. Peter Knights senior boys basketball team are quickly gaining a reputation as the team to beat this season after winning two pre-season tournaments including the Bill Wren Classic at St. Matthew High School on the weekend. See story


(Posted Nov. 25)
Junior Girls Basketball
Knights slam-dunked in junior girls basketball final

After cruising through to the Tier 1 junior girls basketball championship with wins over the St. Francis Xavier Coyotes and Louis Riel Rebelles, the St. Peter Knights finally met their match on Thursday in the form of the Sacred Heart Huskies. See story


(Posted Nov. 23)
Senior Boys Football
Missed opportunities, mistakes cost Knights trip to Toronto

The St. Peter Knights senior boys football team will have to wait another year for a shot at a berth in the National Capital Bowl, after losing 46-20 to the Frontenac Falcons in their OFSAA bowl emi-final on Saturday. See story


(Posted Nov. 18)
Senior Girls Basketball
Louis Riel downs Glebe for third straight city championship

The Louis Riel Rebelles are heading back to the OFSAA AAA basketball championships after downing the Glebe Gryphons 54-29 on Thursday for their third straight city championship. See story

Senior Girls Basketball
St. Matt's Tigers claim AA crown with win over St. Mark Lions

It's been nearly 10 years since a
St. Matthew senior girls basketball team last won a city championship. See story


(Posted Nov. 16)
Senior Boys Volleyball
Cougars win right to join Bull-Dogs at OFSAA championships in Hamilton

The provincial AAA senior boys volleyball championships will have a distinctive east end flavour this year after the Colonel By Cougars won the right to join the Béatrice-Desloges Bull-Dogs in Hamilton next week. See story


(Posted Nov. 13)
Senior Boys Football
Knights extend consecutive championship streak to four in a row

The dynasty continues at St. Peter High School. For the fourth straight year and seventh time in the last nine, the St. Peter Knights are the top senior boys football team in the city. See story

Junior Boys Football
Jr. Knights finally win the big one

It hasn't been easy being a member of the St. Peter Knights junior boys football team the last three years. While the senior team was racking up three straight city championships, the junior leaguers were left empty-handed despite never losing a regular season game. See story

Senior Boys Football
Lancers come from behind to win Tier 2 championship

The Sir Wilfrid Laurier Lancers completed their improbable playoff run on Saturday by downing the Immaculata Saints 14-13 to win the Tier 2 senior boys football championship. See story


(Posted Nov. 4)
High School Soccer
Louis Riel comes up short in heart-stopping 'AA' final

In what may go down as the most exciting 'AA' senior boys soccer championship in NCSSAA history, John McCrae Secondary School beat the Louis Riel Rebelles 3-2 on Thursday in a marathon match that included a penalty goal in the final second of overtime and 22 OT penalty kicks. See story


(Posted Oct. 31)
Junior Boys Football
Junior Lancers end seven year drought against St. Peter Knights

The Sir Wilfrid Laurier Lancers junior football team ended a seven year against the St. Peter Knights on Thursday, and in doing so, kept their perfect record intact while the Knights fell to 3-1. See story

Senior Boys Football
Undefeated
St. Peter Knights looking for fourth straight city title

The St. Peter Knights improved their record to 4-0 with a win over the St. Mark Lions on Thursday and will now go into the playoffs as prohibitive favourites to win their fourth straight senior boys football championship and sixth in the last eight years. See story

Cross-Country
Colonel By runner wins midget boys high school cross-country title

After finishing a disppointing 11th at last week's East Conference high school cross-country meet, Cameron Slupeiks had a lot to prove at Thursday's National Capital championships. See story


(Posted Oct. 20)
Senior Boys Football
Knights clinch first place with tie against St. Matt's

The St. Peter Knights blew a 14-point fourth quarter lead against the St. Matthew Tigers on Wednesday, but still managed to clinch first place thanks to a tie. See story


(Posted May 5)
Local athletes off to good start at OFSAA track and field championships

The OFSAA track and field championships got underway in Sudbury last night and several east end athletes have already figured themselves into the mix by quailfy for their event finals. See story


(Posted June 2)
Senior Girls Socceer
Road weary Rebelles open OFSAA championship with pair of wins
The Louis-Riel Rebelles are going to sleep well tonight after winning their first two games at the OFSAA provincial championship in Hamilton today following a six hour bus ride from Ottawa that saw them pull into their hotel at 3:30 in the morning. See story

Senior Girls Socceer
Court ruling sends Louis-Riel girls to OFSAA soccer championships
When most people refer to the "agony and ecstasy" of sports they're usually refering to the action taking place on the playing field and not in a courtroom, but such was the case late Wednesday afternoon when Ontario Superior Court Justice Douglas Rutherford granted the Louis-Riel senior girls soccer team an injunction to play in the OFSAA provincial championships which get underway in Hamilton today. See story


(Posted May 5)
Local athletes set trio of records at East Regional track and field meet
When Sebastian Saville crossed the finish line in the senior boys 800 metres at the OFSAA East Regional Track and Field Championships in Ottawa on Friday, he knew he had won the race, but what he didn't know was by just how much. See story


(Posted May 27)
Senior Girls Soccer
Colonel By wins Tier 1 championship after Louis Riel's season scuttled

The Colonel By Cougars senior girls soccer team is heading to the OFSAA provincial championships after a dramtic turn of events in which the Louis Riel Rebelles were forced to forfeit their season due to an administration error. See story

East end athletes grab eight medals on first day of East Regional T&F Championships
The OFSAA East Regional Track and Field Championships got underway Thursday, with 10 area athletes earning a ticket to next week's provincial championships in Sudbury.See story


(Posted May 5)
Senior Boys Rugby
Young Knights team off to 2-0 start as high school rugby season gets underway

After winning four of the last five city championships and losing 22 of 25 players to graduation, the St. Peter Knights senior boys rugby team is supposed to be going through a rebuilding phase. As it turns out, so are the rest of the teams in Ottawa. See story


(Posted Feb. 9)
Junior Boys Basketball
Lester B. Panthers win battle of the unbeatens, claim top seed in the east

The Lester B. Pearson Panthers will go into next week's junior boys Tier 1 basketball playoffs as the top seed in the east after downing the Louis Riel Rebels 54-40 on Tuesday to finish the regular season with a perfect 6-0 record. See story


(Posted Jan. 26)
Senior Boys Basketball
St. Matt's Tigers clinch third place with win over east end rivals
The St. Matthew Tigers senior boys basketball team can finish no lower than third place in the Eastern Conference standings after downing the St. Peter Knights 59-47 on Tuesday. See story


(Posted Jan. 17)
Senior Boys Basketball
St. Peter Knights improve record to 3-2 with win over Lancers
The St. Peter Knights ended their losing streak at two games on Thursday with a lopsided win over the Sir Wilfrid Laurier Lancers. See story


(Posted Nov. 27)
Junior Girls Basketball
Knights come up short in bid for junior girls hoops crown

For the second time in this month, a team from St. Peter Catholic High School has been beaten in a city championship by a team from St. Francis Xavier High School in Riverside South which opened just a year ago. See story


(Posted Nov. 23)
Junior Girls Basketball
St. Peter Knights advance to junior girls B-ball championship

The St. Peter Knights bid for a perfect season survived its toughest test last night in the form of the St. Matthew Tigers who battled them through four quarters of basketball and into overtime before the Knights ultimately prevailed 40-38. See story


(Posted Nov. 21)
Senior Boys Football
St. Peter Knights fall short in bid to return to National Capital Bowl

The St. Peter Knights road to the National Capital Bowl hit a dead end on Saturday at the hands of the Sydenham Golden Eagles who came up with a big play when it mattered to beat the defending champions 21-7 at Minto Field in Nepean. See story


(Posted Nov. 19)
Offence propels Knights to third straight Tier 1 championship
Heading into this season, the only thing that supposedly stood between the St. Peter Knights and a third straight city championship was their offence. See story

Junior Boys Football
Junior Knights overwhelmed by superior speed, defence

"Speed kills" and "defence wins championships" are two popular sayings in sports. When combined together they are impossible to overcome, even for the best of teams. See story


(Posted April 26)
Senior Boys Football
Knights outlast stubborn St. Matt's team for shot at third straight city championship

The St. Peter Knights junior and senior football teams will be vying for high school football supremacy this weekend after they managed to win their respective semi-final games in vastly different fashions on Tuesday. See story


(Posted Nov. 3)
Senior Boys Soccer
Louis Riel Rebelles win 'AA' soccer crown in dramatic fashion

Minutes after the Louis Riel Rebelles senior boys soccer team had won the city 'AA' championship in extra time on Wednesday, their head coach Imad Ghandoura was at a loss as to where they would be playing next. See story


(Posted Oct. 29)
Senior Boys Football
St. Matt's finish out regular season with big win over Ashbury

The St. Matthew Tigers are on a roll and they hope it ends with a berth in the NCSSAA Tier 1 senior boys football championship. See story


(Posted Oct. 2)
Senior Boys Football
St. Matthew
Tie-gers come up short against St. Patrick Irish

The St. Matthew Tigers came within a foot of winning their first game of the season on Thursday. Instead they had to settle for a tie against the St. Patrick Irish on a day better suited to watching football on television than playing in the rain. See story


(Posted Oct. 1)
Junior Boys Football
Junior Knights open season with impressive win over Sir Wil
It's been two years since the St. Peter Knights last laid claim to the NCSSAA junior football championship, and in that time they only lost one game. See story


Senior Boys Football
St. Peter Knights win 'God-awful' opening game

The St. Peter Knights senior boys football team began their defence of the Tier 1 NCSSAA championship with a 17-6 win over the St. Patrick's Irish on Friday. See story


(Posted June 5)
St. Matt's pulls off upset, wins first junior football crown in school history
It's been a long time coming, but the St. Matthew Tigers have finally won their first junior boys football championship after posting an impressive 24-5 win over the previously unbeaten
St. Peter Knights on Friday. See story


(Posted June 1)
Louis Riel successfully defends senior girls soccer championship
The Louis Riel Rebelles are heading back to the OFSAA provincial 'AAA' soccer championships after successfully defending the senior girls Tier 1 NCSSAA title on Monday with a 3-1 win over the St. Joseph Jaguars in extra time. See story


(Posted May 31)
Area athletes win 12 gold medals at East Regional track and field championships
Twenty-five area high school athletes will be heading to the OFSAA track and field championships in London next week after placing in the top four at the East Regional championships in Belleville. See story


(Posted May 27)
Senior Boys Rugby
St. Pete's wins fourth city rugby championship in five years

The dynasty continues. On Thursday, St. Peter High School won its third city championship in a row and fourth in the last five years, downing the Colonel By Cougars 20-8 thanks to three second half tries. See story


(Posted May 21)
Louis-Riel athletes lead the way at high school track and field championships
Not even a bad fall in the final stretch of the junior girls 300-metre hurdles could stop Louis-Riel's Amanda McKinnon from being a triple event winner at the NCSSAA track and field championships on Thursday. See story


(Posted Aug. 5)
High School Volleyball
Louis Riel wins OFSAA AAA senior girls volleyball championship
The trophy case at École secondaire publique Louis Riel is beginning to get a little crowded after the senior girls volleyball team captured the school's fourth OFSAA championship in the past 12 months on the weekend. See story


(Posted Aug. 5)
High School Hockey
St. Peter successfully defends high school hockey crown
The St. Peter Knights managed to successfully defend their AAA/AAAA high school hockey championship on Wednesday with a 5-3 win over the All Saints Avalanche to win the title in two straight games. See story


(Posted March 3)
Junior Boys Basketball
St. Peter Knights capture junior boys Tier 1 basketball championship
The St. Peter Knights are the National Capital Secondary School Athletic Association Tier 1 junior boys basketball champions after downing the previously unbeaten Sacred Heart Huskies 46-42 in the final on Tuesday. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 86)

Junior Boys Basketball
St. Peter advances to Tier 1 junior boys basketball championship
The St. Peter Knights punched their ticket to the NCSSAA Tier 1 junior boys basketball championship next week following a 67-53 defeat of the Louis-Riel Rebelles in the East Conference final on Thursday. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 85)

Senior Girls Volleyball
French board schools sweep
Tier 1 volleyball championships

The power in senior girls volleyball has shifted to a pair of French board schools after the Louis-Riel Rebelles and the Gisèle-Lalonde Titans swept the Tier 1 city championships on Wednesday to each earn a berth in the OFSAA provincial championships. See story

Junior Boys Basketball
Lancers lose
junior Tier 2 championship at the foul line

The Sir Wilfrid Laurier Lancers' have come up short in their quest for a perfect season after suffering a 44-39 loss to the St. Patrick's Irish in the NCSSAA junior boys Tier 2 basketball championship on Wednesday. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 84)
Senior Boys Basketball
St. Matt's falls short in bid for senior boys hoops crown
The St. Matthew Tigers bid to repeat as senior boys basketball champions fell victim to a short bench and a long court on Tuesday as the Sir Robert Borden Bengals avenged their loss to the Tigers in last year's title game. See story

Senior Boys Basketball
Lester B. Pearson caps perfect season with 'AA' championship
It's been 20 years since a Lester B. Pearson senior boys basketball team last won a city championship. Since then the school's soccer and wrestling programs have both excelled while the basketball program has traditionally underachieved. In fact, last year they lost in the quarterfinals despite being one of the top seeds heading into the playoffs. See story


(Posted Aug. 15 9)
High School Wrestling
Lester B. wins bevy of medals at high school wrestling championships
Gold medals were few and far between for east end wrestlers on Thursday as only handful of area athletes managed to make it to the top of the podium at the National Capital Secondary School Athletic Association wrestling championhips. See story


(Posted Feb. 9)
Junior Boys Basketball
St. Matt's ends
Louis Riel's regular season unbeaten streak

The St. Matthew Tigers junior boys basketball team gave themselves a major boost of confidence on Tuesday courtesy of a 64-60 come from behind win against the Louis Riel Rebelles who had won their last 18 in a row heading into the contest. See story


(Posted Feb. 9)
Louis Riel Rebelles down St. Peter Knights to remain undefeated
The Louis Riel Rebelles have positioned themselves as the team to beat in junior boys basketball after they posted a convincing 52-39 win over the St. Peter Knights on Monday. See story


(Posted Jan. 21)
Junior Boys Basketball
Jr. Knights chalk up fourth straight win over rival Tigers
The St. Peter Kinghts junior boys basketball team improved their regular season record to 4-1 with a 41-33 win over a game but overmatched St. Matthew Tigers team on Wednesday. See story


(Posted Jan. 18)
Junior Boys Basketball
Unbeaten Knights improve record to 3-0 against St. Matt Tigers
The St. Peter Knights junior boys basketball team continued their domination over the St. Matthew Tigers on Thursday, downing them for a third straight time in less than a month and doing so with relative ease. See story

 

 

 

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High School
Sport

Senior Boys Rugby
Standings

This week's games
Monday, May 1

St. Patrick's at Gloucester n/a

Tuesday, May 2
Cairine Wilson 11 Colonel By 7
St. Peter 38 Nepean 0

Wednesday, May 3
Lisgar 34 Gloucester 19

Friday, May 5
Colonel By at Glebe
Cairine Wilson at Nepean
Sacred Heart at St. Peter


Junior Boys Rugby
Standings

This week's games
Monday, May 1
Sacred Heart 43 Cairine Wilson 7

Friday, May 5
Nepean at St. Peter

Friday, May 5
St. Mark at Gloucester

Friday, May 5
Sacred Heart at St. Peter
Colonel By at Glebe


Varsity Girls Rugby
Standings

This week's games
Friday, May 5
Holy Trinity at St. Peter

Friday, May 5
St. Peter at Glebe


Varsity Girls Rugby
Tier 1&2

Standings

This week's games
Monday, May 1
Cairine Wilson 19 SWL 12
Ridgemont 41 Colonel By 5

Friday, May 5
Ridgemont at Cairine Wilson
SWl at Osgoode
Immaculata at Gloucester


Senior Girls Soccer
OFSAA

Standings

This week's games
Monday, May 1
Louis Riel at Cairine Wilson

Friday, May 5
Louis Riel at Mother Teresa
Franco Cité at Cairine Wilson


Senior Girls Soccer
Tier 1

Standings

This week's games
Tuesday, Sept. 2
Colonel By at SWL

Thursday, Sept. 4
Pierre-Savard at Colonel By
Ashbury at SWL


Senior Girls Soccer
Tier 2

Standings

This week's games
Monday, May 1

St. Matthew at Garneau n/a
Osgoode 2 Gisele-Lalonde 0
Béatrice-Desloges 11 LBP 0

Friday, May 5
Canterbury at Gloucester

Friday, May 5
Gisèle-Lalonde at LBP
St. Peter at Béatrice-Desloges

Friday, May 5
Garneau at Osgoode
Elmwood at Gloucester


Junior Girls Soccer
Tier 1

Standings

This week's games
Friday, May 5
SWL at Nepean

Friday, May 5
Glebe at St. Peter

Friday, May 5
Colonel By at SWL


Junior Girls Soccer
Tier 2

Standings

This week's games
Monday, May 1
All Saints 6 Cairine Wilson 0


Girls Touch Football
Standings

This week's games
Monday, May 1
St. Matthew 2 Gisele-Lalonde 0
SWL 6 Osgoode 0
LBP 37 Ashbury 0
Béatrice-Desloges 22 Mer Bleue 1

Friday, May 5
St. Peter at Garneau

Friday, May 5
Samuel Genest at Colonel By
Gisele-Lalonde at SWL
Mer Bleue at Garneau
Béatrice-Desloges at St. Matthew

Friday, May 5
St. Peter at Osgoode

Friday, May 5
Lisgar at Colonel By
Gisele-Lalonde at Osgoode
Mer Bleue at Garneau
Béatrice-Desloges at St. Matthew

 


 


Posted Jan. 12



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