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Lapcevich wins NASCAR race at Riverside Speedway

Lapcevich wins NASCAR race at Riverside Speedway

Cayden Lapcevich is making a name for himself in Canadian racing. The 16-year-old driver from Grimsby, Ont., took over the lead in the chase for the season championship on the NASCAR Pinty's Series on Saturday.

Mooseheads 2-0 in Moncton tourney

The Halifax Mooseheads are 2-0 at a rookie tournament in Moncton. Halifax doubled the Acadie-Bathurst Titan 4-2 on Saturday afternoon a day after defeating the Saint John Sea Dogs 4-1.
Olympian Eric Gillis used to waiting his turn

Olympian Eric Gillis used to waiting his turn

As it was four years ago in London, Eric Gillis has to wait until the final day of the Olympics for his moment to shine. Antigonish's Gillis, a former all-Canadian at St. Francis Xavier, will make his third appearance at an Olympics on Sunday morning in Rio de Janeiro.
Orton, de Jonge miss podium in Rio

Orton, de Jonge miss podium in Rio

Two-time defending world champion Mark de Jonge placed seventh in the K-1 200 gold-medal final at Lagoa Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday morning. Lake Echo's Genevieve Orton and her team of Andreanne Langlois, Emilie Fournel and KC Fraser placed eighth in the final of the K-4 500.
Mooseheads dominate in rookie tournament victory

Mooseheads dominate in rookie tournament victory

The Halifax Mooseheads got four straight goals in the second and third periods en route to a 4-1 victory over the Saint John Sea Dogs in a tournament that features all six Maritime Division teams in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.
Nova Scotia's Mark de Jonge, Genevieve Orton to race for gold in Rio

Nova Scotia's Mark de Jonge, Genevieve Orton to race for gold in Rio

Nova Scotia will have two paddlers going for gold at the Rio Olympics on Saturday.
Alex Tagliani gets first look at Riverside

Alex Tagliani gets first look at Riverside

Alex Tagliani is Canadian racing royalty. He's raced on tracks all over North America and has 73 career starts over nine seasons in the IndyCar Series. He was 17th this year in the Indianapolis 500. On Saturday, he'll race at Riverside International Speedway in James River for the first time.
Windsor's Cochrane eighth in Olympic paddling final

Windsor's Cochrane eighth in Olympic paddling final

Windsor's Ryan Cochrane and Quebec's Hugues Fournel will have great Olympic memories despite placing eighth in their K-2 200 paddling final on Thursday. After all, they only learned they'd be in Rio de Janeiro a few weeks ago.
Dartmouth's Katie Hagen takes aim at world baseball tourney

Dartmouth's Katie Hagen takes aim at world baseball tourney

When naysayers say pitcher Katie Hagen shouldn't be playing ball with the boys, "those people just push you harder" says the 15-year-old from Dartmouth who's looking for a spot on the Canadian women's team bound for the world competition in Korea.
Coach Tourigny makes himself at home back in the Q league

Coach Tourigny makes himself at home back in the Q league

After a three-season hiatus, Andre Tourigny is back in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League as coach of the Halifax Mooseheads.