The Orillia Channel Cats Swim Club recently competed at the Ontario Team Challenge Championship meet held in Markham at the Pan Am Pool. Each club is limited to taking 40 swimmers. The Channel Cats placed fifth out of 28 clubs from across Ontario.
The Annual Orillia Early Bird Tournament saw all six major Orillia diamonds playing host to games and despite all the recent poor weather over the past two weeks, the City of Orillia had all the diamonds maintained and in great playing condition. This year's tournament saw 30 teams competing spread out across men's, ladies and co-ed divisions.
After a rought start to 2017, the UFC delivered its first truly great pay-per-view card of the year on Saturday night.
Derrick Lewis and Francis Ngannou will surely end up squaring off in the octagon before their UFC careers are done.
Stipe Miocic promised his fight with Junior dos Santos wasn’t going to go five rounds.
In sports, in every game, there are winners and losers. But in life, as Spencer Potter can attest, it's not always so black and white.
Maria Sharapova’s reward for advancing to the second round of the Madrid Open on Sunday is a match against Eugenie Bouchard, one of the most outspoken players against the Russian’s return after a doping ban.
A trainer and jockey accustomed to success. A headstrong horse with a mind of its own. Together, they harnessed their collective talents to win the Kentucky Derby.
Eliud Kipchoge was 26 seconds from making history on Saturday but the Olympic champion finished just short of becoming the first person to run a marathon in less than two hours.
Caleb Near of the Orillia Channel Cats Swim Club recently competed at Eastern Canadian Championships held at the Etobicoke Olympium.
Orillia was the centre of the wrestling universe Friday - at least for local elementary school-aged students.
The Orillia Channel Cats Swim Club recently competed at the McDonald's Canadian Record Challenge Invitational meet in Owen Sound.
The Orillia Secondary School (OSS) hosted an all-day inter-school badminton championship at its gymnasium Tuesday.
A pair of local athletes will represent Orillia and Canada at the upcoming Intercontinental Team Championship in South Africa. Nic Langman and Jessica McCutcheon have been selected for the Canadian National Amateur Kickboxing team that will compete at the prestigious event this summer.
Tennis ace Serena Williams is pregnant.
The Orillia Channel Cats Swim Club attended their first long course meet of the season held at McMaster University in Hamilton.
Sen. Nancy Greene Raine, Canada’s most decorated ski racer, is undergoing treatment for thyroid cancer.
Some things are worth the wait.