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Photo Credit: Basketball Canada / Michael P. Hall Saskatchewan finishes fourth at Football Canada Cup Regina played host to the...

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Stewart, Tarasoff top of Junior Elite National Championships podium The 2024 Speedo Junior Elite National Championships concluded after taking place...

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Photo Credit: Athletics Canada Numerous Saskatchewan athletes at Bell Track and Field Trials The Bell Track and Field Trials featured...

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Mother and Olympic coach, Mary can do it all

High-performance coach, Mary Carroll will be taking on numerous roles while in Paris for the 2024 Olympic Games, later this...

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Team Canada photo credit: Volleyball World Findlay named to Canada Selects rugby team Regina’s Mostyn Findlay was named to Canada...

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Dave Adolph honoured at the 2024 U SPORTS Awards Saskatoon’s Dave Adolph was announced as the recipient of the Jean-Marie...

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Garchinski, McGregor selected to 2025 Canada Games Women in Coaching Apprenticeship Program  Prince Albert’s Madison Garchinski (softball) and Saskatoon’s Taylor...

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Norsten named Rookie of the Year in rugby   Carissa Norsten, who hails from Waldheim, was named the 2024 HSBC SVNS...

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Canada mixed finish at 2024 PanAm Aquatics U19 Championship   Six of Regina’s water polo athletes concluded their time with the...

Pride Parades – Regina & Saskatoon

CSCS will be joining Sask Sport in the Regina and Saskatoon Pride Parades this year, and CSCS athletes are invited...

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Three Saskatchewan swimmers qualify for Olympics and Paralympics The Canadian Swimming Trials in Toronto have led to three Saskatchewan swimmers...

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Canada wins second match of 2024 Pacific Four Rugby Series Regina product, Gabrielle Senft joined Team Canada for their 33-14...

Coaching Female Athletes

Coaching female athletes involves understanding unique physiological, psychological, and social dynamics. Tailoring training to accommodate differences in strength, agility, and...

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Canadian 3x3 basketball team with Crozon miss out on Olympic qualifier Canada’s 3x3 Team with Humbolt’s Paige Crozon were just...

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Crozon to represent Canada in 3x3 Olympic Qualifier Humbolt’s Paige Crozon will look to help qualify Team Canada for the...

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Two Saskatchewan hockey players named to U-18 Team Canada   Saskatoon’s Roger McQueen and Whitewood’s Reese Hamilton have been named to...

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Q & A with Julie Kozun

Julie Kozun, a Paralympian in sitting volleyball, knows just how important volunteers are to the sport community as a whole....

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Photo: Matt Johnson Clark helps Canada claim gold Long-time member of Team Canada, Emily Clark, helped Team Canada capture its...

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Goncin, Ostepchuk named to Canada Wheelchair Basketball roster Regina duo, Garrett Ostepchuk and Nik Goncin, were announced to the senior...

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Parent, Ramsay finished fourth at Pan American Championships Saskatoon racquetball duo, Juliette Parent and Danielle Ramsay finished their time at...

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February 20, 2024

Photo – Dave Holland

Canada’s women’s water polo qualifies for 2024 Olympics

The Canadian women’s water polo team, including Regina’s Blaire McDowell, qualified for the 2024 Paris Olympics through a unique situation after missing out on the original berth at the World Aquatics Championships.

McDowell with Canada’s women’s water polo team lost their match 10-8 against Australia and 12-18 against Italy in classification. In quarterfinals against Spain, Canada lost their final game 12-9 and therefore their chance to attend the Olympics. The sombre  news was turned into a high a few hours later as  South Africa forfeited their Olympic Games berth, passing the qualifying spot to Canada.

Team Canada finished in eighth place at the championships.

Tierney wraps up time at World Aquatic Championships

Saskatoon swimmer Blake Tierney competed in multiple events the World Aquatics Championships, with a fourth-place finish in the men’s 4×100-metre relay as his best result.

In that event, Canada completed the race in a time of 3:34.89.

In solo competition, Tierney finished 18th in the heats for the men’s 100-m backstroke with a time of 54.46.  He also combined with teammates to finish 10th in the heat races for the men’s 4×200-m freestyle relay and the mixed 4×100-m medley relay.

Saskatchewan’s Team Ackerman has mixed start at Scotties Tournament

A mixed start for Team Ackerman of Saskatoon, representing Saskatchewan at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts from February 16- 22 in Calgary.

Saskatchewan members Skylar Ackerman (skip), Kaylin Skinner (lead), Taylor Stremick (second) and Ashley Thevenot (third) went 3-2 in the round robin and will look ahead to their next game against Team Einarson, who has played 4-1 in their previous matches.

Team Ackerman is sitting fourth in Pool A.

Two Saskatchewan athletes on Team Canada for Rocky Mountain Cup

Aberdeen’s Kyrell Sopotyk was joined by Regina’s Nik Goncin as they represented Canada at the Rocky Mountain Cup from February 15-20 in Colorado Springs.

Canada started strong, defeating the United States back-to-back, winning 56-45 in their first match and 59-35 in the second. For the third game against Italy, Canada lost 63-53 before ending on a high in their final game against the United States, dominating 68-50.

The event was preparation for the 2024 Men’s IWBF Repechage Tournament, set for April 12-15 in Antibes, France.

Regina’s Garrett Ostepchuk is n also a member of the men’s national team, but was not available for this event.

Live footage of the games can be found on the National Wheelchair Basketball Association Facebook.

Norsten on roster for HSBC SVNS rugby tournament

Carissa Norsten, who hails from Waldheim, is listed on the roster to represent Canada’s women’s 7s rugby team at the at HSBC SVNS, February 23 to 25 in Vancouver.

This will be Norsten’s first time competing at an international rugby event in Vancouver.