Local doc brings home four medals from the ­Canadian Masters Indoor Track & Field Championships

Local doc brings home four medals from the ­Canadian Masters Indoor Track & Field Championships

—  12 March

By Matthew McCully – While almost all eyes were on the sporting events at the provincials and Special Olympics taking place in the region over the weekend, Dr. Suzanne Banfill, from Cookshire, headed to Edmonton, Alberta…

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Double speed skating gold medals for Amelia Blinn

Double speed skating gold medals for Amelia Blinn

—  11 March

By Emilie Hackett, Special to the Record – Fourteen-year-old Amelia Blinn won gold in both the 1,000 and 1,500-metre races and placed fourth in the 400-metre in short track speedskating at the Jeux du Québec (JDQ)…

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Bravo Townships curlers

Bravo Townships curlers

—  10 March

It was a proud weekend for curlers from the area, with bronze medals ­coming home from the Jeux du Quebec and the Quebec Special Olympics. Published in the Monday, March 11 edition of The Record.

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Montreal Canadiens and the Quebec Foundation for Athletic Excellence award bursaries to support student-athletes

Montreal Canadiens and the Quebec Foundation for Athletic Excellence award bursaries to support student-athletes

—  6 March

Record Staff – For the 12th consecutive year, the Montreal Canadiens have teamed up with the Fondation de l’athlète d’excellence (FAEQ) to reward the next generation in women’s and men’s hockey. Prior…

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Gilbert and Fisk named Piper athletes of the month

Gilbert and Fisk named Piper athletes of the month

—  5 March

Submitted by Robert Fisk – The Athletic Committee has chosen Maria Gilbert from the Junior Girls basketball team and Xavier Fisk from the Senior boys hockey team as the Piper athletes of the month for February at Alexander…

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Free bus travel for Phoenix fans during home games

Free bus travel for Phoenix fans during home games

—  4 March

Record Staff – With the end of its regular season and as the playoffs approaching, the Sherbrooke Phoenix and the Sherbrooke Transportation Corporation (STS) are renewing their partnership in order to make hockey more…

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Friendly, non-­competitive curling  program at Border Curling Club

Friendly, non-­competitive curling program at Border Curling Club

—  4 March

By Matthew McCully – For the past few weeks experienced curlers and newbies have been getting together on Sunday afternoons at the Border Curling Club in Stanstead for some ‘friendly curling,’ according to club…

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Stanstead Senior Girls Spartans pull off threepeat

Stanstead Senior Girls Spartans pull off threepeat

—  4 March

Submitted by Ross Murray, Stanstead College – For the third year in a row, the Stanstead College Senior Girls (D2) Spartans have captured the provincial QSSSA MacLeod Tournament banner. Competing Thursday and Friday…

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Pipers take home the banner

Pipers take home the banner

—  3 March

The Alexander Galt Pipers Junior girls and Senior boys basketball teams won the QSSSA English provincial championships this past weekend. Published in the Monday, March 4 edition of The Record.

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Hockey fundraiser scores big

Hockey fundraiser scores big

—  26 February

By Matthew McCully – Last week a little hockey tournament intended to bring some friends and players together for a good cause turned into much more than organizers intended. With 45 players on the ice and 125 supporters…

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