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New club record set during Channel Cats weekend competition

New club record set during Channel Cats weekend competition

Blythe Wieclawek set a new Channel Cats club record in the 15 and over girls 200 individual medley at the competition
About 80 runners help usher in 30th season of Snowflake Series

About 80 runners help usher in 30th season of Snowflake Series

Participants ranged from six to 75 years of age, with race conditions being near perfect for the first race of the popular four-event series
Orillia lacrosse player beats odds, earns spot on Team Ontario

Orillia lacrosse player beats odds, earns spot on Team Ontario

'The game has certainly taken me places I never thought I’d go,' says Patrick Fogarty student who is hoping to land an NCAA Division 1 scholarship
Braestone Winter Classic returns to the ice in February

Braestone Winter Classic returns to the ice in February

Registration open for three-on-three pond hockey tournament in support of Simcoe Muskoka Regional Cancer Centre
Local taekwondo athletes 'kick butt' at Ontario tournaments

Local taekwondo athletes 'kick butt' at Ontario tournaments

'Our results were stunning: we came back with multiple gold, silver and bronze with a small team,' says leader of small but mighty program based out of Rotary Place
Orillia family travels to Qatar to cheer on Canada in World Cup

Orillia family travels to Qatar to cheer on Canada in World Cup

'It was overwhelming, to say the least,' says local teacher travelling the world with family
Local Sharks take bite out of competition at cheerleading event

Local Sharks take bite out of competition at cheerleading event

Members of Cheer Sport Sharks Orillia impress at Breath of Life competition in Guelph
Fogarty pulls off a rare feat as both teams capture GBSSA titles

Fogarty pulls off a rare feat as both teams capture GBSSA titles

Both the junior girls' and senior girls' teams used last-second heroics to win titles; Senior girls went on to win consolation crown at OFSAA as part of 'fabulous season'
Trio of local teens cycle to national titles <b>(4 photos)</b>

Trio of local teens cycle to national titles (4 photos)

Ian Ackert wins junior men's title, Isabella Holmgren races to junior women's crown and Ava Holmgren earns elite women's title at national cyclocross event in B.C.
Hank Ilesic helps aspiring athletes get a kick out of training

Hank Ilesic helps aspiring athletes get a kick out of training

'It doesn’t get any better than these guys. They are both going to be future pros,' says CFL Hall of Fame punter and Orillia gym owner, Hank Ilesic