Horseshoe Valley's Peter Disera won the elite men's division at the 2017 Canadian Mountain Bike Championship in Canmore, Alta., on the weekend.
Shanty Bay native Drew Nesbitt has qualified for the Canadian Open after finishing in a tie for first place at the final qualifier at Heron Point Golf Links.
Jeff Hopkins and Ryan Crowther were long-time teammates, first while playing minor hockey in Orillia and later while playing junior hockey with the Couchiching Terriers.
Orillia was the centre of the universe for Ontario Women's Field Lacrosse on the weekend as the West Orillia Sports Complex became the headquarters for league action on both Saturday and Sunday. On Saturday, 13 teams competed in the U15 age group - six in the A division (including the Orillia Lady Kings) and seven in the B division. On Sunday, team
Tom Brady has had a lot of success over the years against the New York Jets, but he doesn’t technically own the AFC rival, despite a Google search glitch that listed him as the Jets owner.
Veteran free agent defenceman Andrei Markov will not return to the Montreal Canadiens next season.
For more than a year, Novak Djokovic's right elbow hurt when he hit serves or forehands. The pain kept getting worse, and now he's going to give his arm a chance to heal by sitting out the rest of 2017.
Ilie Nastase has been banned from the Fed Cup and Davis Cup until 2019 because of his foul-mouthed comments and bad behaviour as Romania’s captain during a Fed Cup tie in April.
The Huronia Stallions varsity football team is rested off a first-round playoff bye and will play the Sault St. Marie Sabrecats on Sunday at 5 p.m. at the Barrie Community Sports Complex in Midhurst.
In the golden glow of an undefeated season that was capped by a provincial championship, expectations were sky high for the Orillia Parry Automotive Lady Kings U19 team as it entered this year's Ontario Women's Field Lacrosse (OWFL) season.
The St. Louis Blues signed defenceman Colton Parayko to a $27.5 million, five-year contract just before the sides were set to go to arbitration on Thursday.
The suitcases were a little heavier for the local athletes who returned home after last weekend’s Special Olympics Provincial Summer Games in Peel Region. That’s because the Orillia contingent of competitors brought home dozens of medals from the multi-sport event for athletes with intellectual disabilities.
When the Montreal Alouettes made the stunning late-May decision to cut Bear Woods loose, the veteran linebacker went home to think about his future.
You have to go back to a conversation between then Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Mike Brown and C.J. Miles to arrive at how the marriage between the Raptors and Miles first became a likelihood.
After the Toronto Raptors found themselves on the receiving end of a four-game thumping from the Cleveland Cavaliers in May, the looming question was whether Masai Ujiri would keep his core together or whether he would blow it up.
In an intense battle that could be a preview of the provincial championship, the Parry Automotive Orillia Lady Kings U19 squad eked out a nail-biting 8-7 decision over the Oshawa Lady Blue Knights in a spirited Ontario Women’s Field Lacrosse (OWFL) contest Monday night.
The Hamilton Tiger-Cats have been down this road before, starting slowly before scratching and clawing their way into contention.
NBA teams are making a wardrobe change, with the traditional home and road uniforms going back in the closet.
There was the little shoulder shimmy as he exited the mound after the first inning. After the second, it was a hop and a skip over the line between third- base and home.