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“She never would have wanted us to miss an opportunity like that”: Competition assists Shane Bradley in coaching through grief

Sometimes the best way out is through, even when it feels far from the path of least resistance. It’s a...

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Shirley, Hobson selected during inaugural PWHL draft Saskatoon’s Sophie Shirley and Prince Albert’s Brooke Hobson were among the players selected...

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Chavez, Rice Continue Climb Among Canada’s Court Contenders

As Gabriela Dabrowski worked toward her eventual women’s doubles championship at the 2023 U.S. Open, providing the latest in a...

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Kleiter receives Curling Canada scholarship Saskatoon’s Madison Kleiter has been announced as one of 11 recipients of a $2,500 post-secondary...

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Saskatoon reps help Canada to para hockey world silver Goalie Tracey Arnold and physiotherapist Betsy Mawdsley, both of Saskatoon, were...

Athlete Engagement Opportunities

The following opportunities are available to carded CSCS athletes only. COC Athlete Commission - Expression of Interest Deadline to Apply:...

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Thrice is nice for Stewart at PanAm junior diving championships Regina’s Lila Stewart scored a hat trick of sorts at...

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Weekly Round up Aug. 16-22 

Crozon and Team Canada add to their collection of wins  Humbolt’s Paige Crozon rejoined Team Canada in Quebec City for...

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Olympics push a family matter for artistic swimmer Carroll

The thought of representing Canada in artistic swimming at the 2024 Olympic Summer Games in Paris is anything but routine...

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Weekly Roundup Aug. 9-15

Team Canada comes home empty handed from the Girls’ U19 World Championship  Saskatoon’s Sara Gray and Sophia Magus joined Canada’s...

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Weekly Roundup Aug. 2 – Aug. 8

Keely Shaw brings home silver from UCI Cycling World Championships Midale’s Keely Shaw is attending the UCI Cycling World Championships...

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Crozon, Team Canada conquers in overtime at FIBA 3x3 Edmonton Stop 2023  Paige Crozon, from Humbolt, attended the 3x3 Women’s...

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Water polo Saskatchewan athletes and coaches seeing success at all levels

Water Polo Saskatchewan's development into a national powerhouse didn't happen overnight but it looks like the hard-earned reputation is here...

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COPSIN welcomes the appointment of Minister Carla Qualtrough as Minister of Sport and Physical Activity and thanks Minister Pascale St-Onge for her contribution to the betterment of Canadian sport

The Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sport Institute Network (COPSIN) enthusiastically welcomes the appointment of the Honourable Carla Qualtrough as Minister...

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Weekly Roundup July 19-25 

Madol, Canada bring home bronze medal from FIBA U19 Women’s Basketball World Cup  Ajok Madol from Regina attended the FIBA...

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Weekly Roundup July 12-18 

Senft and Team Canada qualify for WXV tournament in New Zealand  Gabrielle Senft from Regina joined Canada’s Women’s Rugby team...

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Team Saskatchewan starts off on a high in first game of 2023 Football Canada Cup Forty of Saskatchewan’s U18 football...

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McDowell, McKnight announced as part of Team Canada for the 2023 World Aquatics Championships  Water Polo Canada has announced two...

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Weekly Roundup Jun. 21-27

Team Canada came in fifth at the 2023 Cadet U17 Pan-American Championships  Fifteen wrestlers represented Canada at the 2023 Cadet...

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January 17, 2023

Six Sask. athletes named to Softball Canada national team athlete pool

Warman’s Justin Laskowski and Saskatoon’s Zach Pierce along with four other Saskatchewan products have been named to Softball Canada’s 2023 Men’s National Team Athlete Pool.

Laskowski and Pierce are among the 14 returning players from the recent 2022 World Baseball Softball Confederation Men’s World Cup silver medal winning team. They will be joined by Saskatoon’s Patrick Burns, Jordan Hudson and Devon McCullough as well as Delisle’s Brant Wiebe to make up Canada’s 32-player roster.

Canada is currently ranked second in the WBSC Men’s Softball World Rankings. The 2023 WBSC Americas Pan American Championship has yet to be announced but Prince Albert, SK will be hosting the 2024 Men’s Softball World Cup Group Stage and the 2025 World Cup Finals.

More at Softball Canada

Schmitz and Taylor compete at nationals, selected for worlds

Regina figure skating duo Ashlyn Schmitz and Tristan Taylor finished in fourth place at the 2023 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships in the junior pairs event. The duo scored 47.35 in the short program and 69.97 in the free program for a total score of 117.32, just 2.09 points out of third place.

Despite finishing off the podium, Schmitz and Taylor have been selected by Skate Canada to represent Canada at the 2023 ISU Junior World Figure Skating Championships in Calgary from Feb. 27 – Mar. 5. They will be joined by two other Canadian duos to make up Canada’s junior pairs contingent.

More at Skate Canada

Eberl, Derenisky skate into top six at nationals

At the 2023 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships, Saskatchewan figure skating duo Raine Eberl (Moose Jaw) and Caidence Derenisky (Regina) finished in sixth place in the senior pairs event, which was the best finish of a team from west of Ontario.

Eberl and Derenisky scored 59.12 in the short program and 103.07 in the free program for a total score of 162.19.

More at Skate Canada

Bueckert finishes 15th at junior nationals

Also skating for Saskatchewan at the 2023 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships was Osler’s Damien Bueckert, who finished 15th in the junior men’s event.

Bueckert scored 48.54 in the short program and 79.88 in the free skate for a score of 128.42.

More at Skate Canada

Pletz competes at IBU Races World Cup

At the International Biathlon Union’s World Cup stop in Ruhpolding, Germany from Jan. 11-15, Regina’s Logan Pletz finished 90th in the men’s 20-km individual competition with a time of 1:00:21.7.

Pletz was then part of the Canadian team that finished 18th with a time of 1:17:12.4 in the men’s 4 x 7.5-km relay competition.

More at Biathlon Canada

Neufeldt races at the IBSF World Cup

Saskatoon’s Evan Neufeldt finished in 18th place in the men’s skeleton event at the International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation’s World Cup stop in Altenberg, Germany on Jan. 13.

Neufeldt put up a time of 58.38 in his first run and 57.72 in his second run, which was 1.47 seconds out of first place.

More at Bobsleigh Canada Skeleton

Rousell at the IWAS Wheelchair Fencing World Cup

At the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation’s Wheelchair Fencing World Cup, Saskatchewan’s Ryan Rousell finished in fifth place in the men’s (A) saber event and 23rd in the men’s (A) épée event.

The event was held in Washington, D.C. from Jan. 14-17.

More at Wheelchair Fencing – IWAS