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B.C. trio add Canadian team duties to their university women's field lacrosse ties

The women’s field lacrosse trio of Selena Lasota, Danita Stroup and Megan Kinna are doing double duty as teammates.

Campbell River’s Lasota, Port Coquitlam’s Stroup and Maple Ridge native Kinna are all part of the Northwestern University squad that’s off to a 2-0 start this NCAA season. 550 more words

Lacrosse

Record Book – The oldest cricketer to play an ODI match

It is common knowledge that Barbados-born Dutch opener Nolan Clarke is the oldest man to appear in an ODI match, having taken the field at the age of 47 years and 257 days against New Zealand at Vadodara in the 1996 World Cup. 533 more words

History

Specials – Revisiting the best of Rachael Heyhoe-Flint

  Rachael Heyhoe-Flint, who passed away on 18th January at the age of 77, was a pioneer of women’s cricket and an undisputed great of the game. 905 more words

History

Canada

June 2015 – Montreal – Ottawa

When I was young, I dreamed of being a professional athlete. I bounced from basketball, to soccer, to track & field, to volleyball. 200 more words

Photography

Chinwendu Ihezuo’s goal saw Nigeria defeat Spain 2-1 in Port Moresby, but it proved futile as they crashed out of the World Cup.

Coming into the final Group B clash, the Falconets knew only victory would give them a chance of progressing to the quarter-final, and even then they were dependent on the game between Japan and Canada. 103 more words

Nigeria