Profile of Kenn Oliver

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  • 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 ...

  • Shoot! Gone from the Canada Games

    “There was a plan that one sport was going to be dropped in 2019, depending on the host city. It was either going to be archery or target ...

  • Supporting cast critical for shooters

    “You’re just seeing the tip of the iceberg here,” says Woolridge, identifying former Games athlete and 2003 bronze medalist Laurie Hearn, and ...

  • There's a bright future for Snow on ice

    The soft-spoken Snow might be the youngest player on Team Newfoundland and Labrador’s girls’ hockey team at the Canada Winter Games in Prince ...

  • They were dressed to the nines, but it was -26

    It was 1967, the very first Canada Winter Games, and O’Brien was part of the province’s men’s basketball team. “We went with blazers, grey ...

  • Marsh strikes gold again

    "I didn't even know I had won until, out of the corner of my eye, I saw my coach (Dave Woolridge) do a fist pump," an overjoyed Marsh told the ...

  • Marsh looks good in gold

    “I turned around and he was like ‘you won.’ I pretty much burst into tears of joy. It was so emotional, but so exciting at the same time.” ...

  • Ed’s up for the Games

    “I wasn’t going to coach the Games team, but it was around the time when a lot of these kids were getting ready, so I did the zone camps and did ...

  • Canada Games: Team NL girls hockey team out of medal contention

    But as far as coach Ed O’Brien is concerned, the format for the tournament was flawed from the outset. “I should never be in a position where I’m ...