Meet Team Manitoba for Diving

Posted: June 14th, 2017 at 9:00am Featured, OTHER, SPORTS, Swimming
WINNIPEG, MB. - The Provincial Championships for Diving are over and now 8 athletes have been chosen to represent Manitoba at the 2017 Canada Games in Winnipeg. In the sport…

Sport Manitoba Award Nominees

WINNIPEG, MB - Jonathan Toews is probably Manitoba’s greatest athlete of all time. He has already won the Manitoba Sportswriters and Sportscasters Male Athlete of the Year Award five times…

Big Bisons Weekend Leads to Playoffs in Winnipeg

Posted: February 12th, 2017 at 6:30pm basketball, Featured, HOCKEY, SPORTS, Swimming, university, volleyball
WINNIPEG, MB - The University of Manitoba Bisons will boast four winter teams in the Canada West playoffs beginning next week. The men’s and women’s hockey teams, the men’s volleyball…

Penny Oleksiak Wins Bronze, Sets Canadian Record

Posted: December 8th, 2016 at 7:30pm Featured, SPORTS, Swimming
Winnipeg, MB – Canada's teen swimming star, Penny Oleksiak, has another medal and another Canadian record. On Thursday in Windsor, Ontario, the 16-year-old won bronze in the 100-metre freestyle at the…

Wog, Spriggs Named Athletes Of The Week

Posted: November 29th, 2016 at 7:30pm Featured, HOCKEY, SPORTS, Swimming, university
WINNIPEG, MB — Bisons Kelsey Wog and Byron Spriggs have been named the Athletes of the Week. Kelsey Wog Swimming – Breaststroke, freestyle events Height: 5'7" Year: 1 Hometown: Winnipeg,…

Oleksiak named Canada’s flag bearer in Rio

Posted: August 21st, 2016 at 10:30am Featured, SPORTS, Swimming
RIO DE JANEIRO — Penny Oleksiak will be Canada's flag bearer at the closing ceremonies of the Olympics. The 16-year-old Torontonian won four medals in the 2016 summer games, including…

Manitoba’s Olympian set for the final week in Rio

Posted: August 15th, 2016 at 6:30pm Featured, SPORTS, Swimming, volleyball
Sophie Schmidt and Desiree Scott can take another step toward a gold medal in women’s soccer with a win against Germany tomorrow at 2 p.m. CDT. Winnipeg’s Justin Duff and…

Bison recruit wins at Canadian Swimming Championships

Posted: August 8th, 2016 at 12:11pm Featured, SPORTS, Swimming
At the 2016 Canadian Swimming Championships, Bison women’s swimming recruit Kelsey Wog started with an impressive win on day one. Wog, 17, won the women’s 200m breaststroke by .003 of…

Winnipegger helps Canada win first medal

Posted: August 7th, 2016 at 11:30am Featured, SPORTS, Swimming
RIO DE JANEIRO — A Winnipegger has helped our country win its first medal at the Olympic Summer Games. Canada won bronze with a 3:32.89 finish in the 4x100m freestyle…

George wins silver at diving nationals

Posted: July 22nd, 2016 at 8:00pm Featured, OTHER, SPORTS, Swimming
Winnipeg’s Mara George has brought home Manitoba’s first medal at the Speedo Junior Elite National Diving Championships. George, 18, won silver on the one-metre springboard in her home Pan Am…
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