NORAC swimmers hope to continue training

Story by Jeff Gard/ Swimmers from the Northumberland Aquatic Club are hoping to dive back into the water in the new year. The Port Hope-based club has been riding the waves and... Read more »

Breakers volleyball season further delayed

Story by Jeff Gard/ The start of the competitive indoor volleyball season had already been delayed. Back in June, the Ontario Volleyball Association announced that tournaments would not begin until January 2021,... Read more »

MacNiel didn’t take recent ice time for granted

Story by Jeff Gard/ Following an extended off-season for his hometown Cobourg Cougars, Erik MacNiel made the most of his time back on the ice recently. MacNiel’s rookie season with the Cougars... Read more »

Vaughn Vertigo wrestling with creativity

Story by Jeff Gard/ Growing up in Port Hope, organized sports weren’t his thing. He wasn’t involved in the drama club, either. Still, professional wrestling – a cross between athletics and drama... Read more »

Port Hope Panthers set to face Picton in exhibition series

Story by Jeff Gard/ Port Hope Panthers head coach David Miller is “pretty excited” about the group of players that has been assembled for the Provincial Junior Hockey League season, which could... Read more »

Sicard sharing hockey knowledge with young players

Story and photos by Jeff Gard/ Dennis Sicard enjoys helping young hockey players develop their skills. Sicard knows there’s always room for improvement and he still appreciates coaches and mentors that took... Read more »

Elijah Brahaney awarded OASA scholarship

Story by Jeff Gard/ Elijah Brahaney approaches his education and athletics the same way. That’s not just because he’s the son of teachers, Kevin and Julie Brahaney, although they always ensured school... Read more »

Port Hope Panthers hope to begin playing in December

Story by Jeff Gard/ While a potential start to the Provincial Junior Hockey League regular season is being pushed back, the Port Hope Panthers are hopeful to begin playing some scrimmage or... Read more »

OJHL aims for season start in new year

Story by Jeff Gard/ Cobourg Cougars hockey is expected to return in the new year. On Thursday, the Ontario Junior Hockey League announced it has prepared for a targeted start in early... Read more »

Saturday house league basketball on hold

Story by Jeff Gard/ While the Lakeshore Minor Basketball Association kept the option open to have a shortened season, it’s unlikely there will be a Saturday house league program this year. In... Read more »