Category: Basketball

Strong year for U11 Wildcats in province’s top division

Strong year for U11 Wildcats in province’s top division

Dave Gough- April 5, 2024

Right to left back row - Coach Nicole Quigley, Jane Northcott, Moira Hughes, Juliet Ray, Makenna Terry, Sienna Wilson, Ella Braithwaite, Haven Buckler, Coach Carly ... Read More

Wildcats U10 girls win provincial gold

Wildcats U10 girls win provincial gold

Dave Gough- March 26, 2024

    The Chatham-Kent Novice U10 Wildcats girls basketball team won the Ontario Cup provincial championship on March 24.Front Row: Olivia Smulders, Zoey Allen, Aubree ... Read More

Natvik has successful return to the basketball court

Natvik has successful return to the basketball court

Dave Gough- March 22, 2024

Maia Natvik After being away from competitive basketball for five years, Ridgetown's Maia Natvik returned to the hard court this season. This past year Natvik ... Read More

Blackbird and Fischer earn silver medals at national championship

Blackbird and Fischer earn silver medals at national championship

Dave Gough- March 18, 2024

Brett Fischer Legacie Blackbird The Lambton College women's basketball team will return from the Canadian college women's basketball championships with a silver medal. This was ... Read More

Lambton Lions advance to national championship

Lambton Lions advance to national championship

Dave Gough- March 15, 2024

The Lambton College Lions won 62-47 over Saint-Jean Geants in the semifinals at the 2024 CCAA Women’s Basketball National Championships to advance to Saturday night’s ... Read More

Fischer, Blackbird lead Lambton to national championship berth

Fischer, Blackbird lead Lambton to national championship berth

Dave Gough- March 12, 2024

The Lambton College Lions women's basketball team will have Sarnia-Lambton's support as they play in the opening game of the 2024 CCAA Women's Basketball Championships ... Read More

Kent Basketball Academy registration now open

Kent Basketball Academy registration now open

Dave Gough- February 25, 2024

Kent Basketball Academy (KBA) is providing a unique opportunity for basketball players across Southwestern Ontario who are looking to develop their basketball skills throughout the ... Read More

Lancers lose in SWOSSAA final

Lancers lose in SWOSSAA final

Dave Gough- February 23, 2024

The Ursuline Lancers senior boys basketball team lost a close game to Windsor Holy Names in the SWOSSAA final on Thursday night in Windsor. The ... Read More

Bridget Carleton and her Team Canada team qualifies for Olympics

Bridget Carleton and her Team Canada team qualifies for Olympics

Dave Gough- February 12, 2024

Thank you, Spain. Chatham's Bridget Carleton and her Team Canada teammates booked their trip to the 2024 Summer Olympics in Paris, but it wasn't easy. ... Read More

Carleton and Team Canada aiming for Olympic berth

Carleton and Team Canada aiming for Olympic berth

Dave Gough- February 8, 2024

Canada's national women's basketball team, which include's Chatham's Bridget Carleton, will be trying to lock down an Olympic berth in the upcoming FIBA Women's Olympic ... Read More

Fischer continues to dominate for Lambton

Fischer continues to dominate for Lambton

Dave Gough- February 2, 2024

Wallaceburg's Brett Fischer, a fifth-year forward, is continuing her strong season with the Lambton College women's basketball team. Fischer is a Lambton Student-Athlete of the ... Read More

Carleton signing a 2-year deal with Minnesota

Carleton signing a 2-year deal with Minnesota

Dave Gough- January 31, 2024

Bridget Carleton. (Photo by Dave Gough) According to published reports, Chatham's Bridget Carleton is re-signing with the WNBA's Minnesota Lynx on a two-year deal, as ... Read More

Blackbird named Lambton College student/athlete of the week

Blackbird named Lambton College student/athlete of the week

Dave Gough- January 25, 2024

Legacie Blackbird Walpole Island's Legacie Blackbird was named the Lambton College female student-athlete of the week of Jan. 15-21 for her efforts on the basketball ... Read More

Carleton named a Toyota Canada Players of the Week

Carleton named a Toyota Canada Players of the Week

Dave Gough- January 24, 2024

Bridget Carleton Bridget Carleton was awarded the Toyota Canada Players of the Week for Jan. 22-26, along with Purdue All-American centre Zach Edey, on Canada ... Read More