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Barrie's Jake Julien ready to soar again with NCAA's Eastern Michigan Eagles

Barrie's Jake Julien ready to soar again with NCAA's Eastern Michigan Eagles

Barrie North grad elated to be playing U.S. college football and didn't want to have any regrets; 'I'm only 18 to 22 once, right? Football is one of those sports you can't join a men's league when you're 40 and strap up again'
Eastview grad lands bursary for athletic, academic excellence <b>(VIDEO)</b>

Eastview grad lands bursary for athletic, academic excellence (VIDEO)

'I have a great sense of civic duty and wish to give back to the hockey community and to the next generation of young hockey players,' says Vincent Robbenhaar
Colts defenceman Brandt Clarke listed among OHL's 'Players to Watch'

Colts defenceman Brandt Clarke listed among OHL's 'Players to Watch'

Barrie's Ethan Cardwell and Connor Punnett also make the list ahead of next year's NHL Draft
Mariposa's Matheson on cutting edge with today's hockey players

Mariposa's Matheson on cutting edge with today's hockey players

'When those kids make it, you get some pretty cool messages and texts and how happy these kids are that they achieved their goals'
Area teen scouted to play with Chicago Cubs in California

Area teen scouted to play with Chicago Cubs in California

Newmarket teen Paul Xenophontos is looking to make the most of his latest baseball opportunity
Cancellation of winter varsity sports not surprising, but still disappointing, says Georgian coach

Cancellation of winter varsity sports not surprising, but still disappointing, says Georgian coach

Affected sports include badminton, basketball, curling, indoor soccer, and volleyball; 'We are not out of the woods yet with (COVID) and we need to be cautious,' says Reid Saxby
1812 FC Barrie adds international flavour to board of directors

1812 FC Barrie adds international flavour to board of directors

Francis Cagigao will be responsible for player development and oversee the club's international scouting and relationships
Early decision to pass on university the right one for Barrie linebacker

Early decision to pass on university the right one for Barrie linebacker

Due to pandemic, Barrie North grad Clayton Mrazek will wait a year to begin freshman classes at University of Waterloo, join Warriors football team; 'It was just an unsettling feeling, just going away like that during such an uncertain time'
Hockey player's trick shots score him massive online audience

Hockey player's trick shots score him massive online audience

After Zac Bell's online video went viral, 'every 12-year-old was in their driveway practising the tricks I was doing;' NHL stars are now following his platforms
He's a mild-mannered teacher by day, a pro wrestler by night

He's a mild-mannered teacher by day, a pro wrestler by night

Christian Island teacher Steve Kirdeikis flexes both brains and brawn as Jack Damage who loves when the crowd starts to hate him