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  • Heart-burned in Prince George

    “I think we depended on our skills and they depended on their heart,” says Team NL head coach Scott Gordon. “We were technically prepared (for ...

  • Canada Games male hockey: Team NL ready for ‘a dogfight’

    After opening its preliminary-round schedule with an 11-0 win over the Northwest Territories Sunday, Team NL skated to an 11-2 victory over the ...

  • N.L.'s Canada Games figure skaters would be pleased with a Top 5 finish, in party mode over podium placing

    “It’s hard to compete with the athletes who are enrolled in these (sports study) programs, doing school part-time and the other half of the day ...

  • Go figure

    “With no males, it means you’ve got no pair teams and no dance teams,” laments Skate Canada Newfoundland and Labrador executive director Lori ...

  • N.L. not taking opponents lightly

    Kyle McGrath had three goals, Ryan Ricketts and Adam Dawe each scored twice, and Matt Normore stopped all 13 shots he faced in the win. But ...

  • N.L.’s Hounds let loose in Prince George

    “It’s pretty small,” Smallwood, a product of the St. John’s minor hockey system, says of the town. “You can probably walk from one end to the ...

  • Man on the move

    “I really like the combination of the two (parts of the sport), but it is frustrating to not do well in both,” he says. “I think I put a bit of ...

  • Not half bad

    The one clear exception was the girls’ hockey squad, which won five of its six games. Still, the team was forced to settle for ninth place under ...

  • She plays a strong away game

    Through six games, the 14-year-old was the tournament’s leading scorer with 18 points on seven goals and 11 assists while playing on N.L.’s top ...

  • Boyd-Porter ultra-stoked to try something new

    “I might try an actual marathon, but I really don’t like the pavement,” says the extreme athlete from St. John’s. “I also want to do a real ultra ...