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Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring during the Champions League final at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales, Saturday June 3, 2017. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

Ronaldo helps Real repeat

CARDIFF, Wales — Cristiano Ronaldo showcased his enduring lethal scoring qualities to ensure Real Madrid became the first Champions League holder to retain its title, netting twice in beating Juventus 4-1 on Saturday.

Submitted photo The Lakehead University women’s indoor soccer team earned a berth in the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) championship at Redeemer University College in Ancaster that featured the province’s top 10 teams. In the front row, from left, are: Alana Rachner, Shai Kemp, Jess Langille, Brooke De Guilio, Kellie Parrott and Brianne Martin. In the back row: Chauntelle Palmer, Hayley Miskiw, Dusti Szabo, Alyssa Bernardi, Madison Leigh and Dustin Chung (coach).

Lakehead has strong showing at championships

After taking monumental strides this season, the Lakehead University Orillia women's indoor soccer team capped their history-making season by competing at the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) championship at Redeemer University College in Ancaster.

Submitted photo The Lakehead University women’s indoor soccer team made history this week, earning the right to compete at the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) provincial championship later this month. The jubilant team is shown returning to the Orillia campus after qualifying for OCAAs. From left are Jessica Langille, Alana Rachner, Alyssa Bernardi, Shai Kemp, Madison Leigh, Kellie Parrott, Hayley Miskiw and Chauntelle Palmer. Team members not in the photo: Brooke Di Guilio, Dusti Szabo and Brianne Martin.

Win puts Lakehead on the map

Against long odds, the Lakehead University women's varsity indoor soccer team made history this week, earning their first win and scoring a berth in the Ontario Colleges Athletic Association (OCAA) championship.

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