Features categorized as Athletics

Hayley Chisholm: Starting from fresh to key cog in the wheel


Posted on Mar 15, 2017
While the Northern Chill Volleyball Club has produced, of late, a fairly steady stream of talent that have moved on to compete with the Cambrian Golden Shield, Hayley Chisholm was not among them. Soccer was her thing, growing up. Born in Toronto but having moved to Sudbury at the age of one, the younger of...

CAA President steering a busy sports season


Posted on Jan 26, 2017
There is no denying that the winter sports season has been challenging for the volleyball and basketball teams at Cambrian College. At times like these a positive outlook can help. Enter 20 year-old Alanna Lahay, the Victoria Harbour raised bundle of energy who has ascended from her role as vice-president of the Cambrian Athletic Association (CAA) last year, to leading the...

Volleyball player strikes a healthy balance


Posted on Dec 19, 2016
In the world of varsity sports, it’s easy to lose sight of the big picture. There is enough at stake for many of the post-secondary teams, in Sudbury and elsewhere, that the pursuit of athletic excellence can become all-encompassing. Cambrian women’s volleyball middle Kailey Bastien is thankful for the balance she has struck. In her...

A Golden Shield mid-season synopsis


Posted on Dec 7, 2016
The midway point of the OCAA (Ontario College Athletic Association) is now upon us, and it is clear that the three Cambrian Golden Shield varsity teams participating in the winter sport schedules will have their work cut out for them, as they shoot for a playoff berth in 2017. While none will hit the “flip...

To sustain and grow the goal for Politi


Posted on Dec 7, 2016
Cambrian Golden Shield soccer master coach Giuseppe Politi is not one to rest on his laurels. The latest in a string of record-breaking seasons has just barely been put to bed, and the ultra-passionate soccer devotee has turned his attention to the fall of 2017. And he does so armed with the knowledge of some...

A change of heart leads Caverley-Grasby to Cambrian


Posted on Dec 7, 2016
Like most young adults, Stratford native Taylor Caverley-Grasby is certainly allowed to change her mind, especially when facing the tough decisions that come at that age. When it comes to her choice of post-secondary studies, Cambrian College women’s basketball head coach Nambogga Sewali and staff are more than a little thrilled with the 19 year-old...
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