Basketball

Encouraging players to be leaders

The Wallaceburg Titans Junior team had quite the successful season. Coach Jeff Byrne takes us through the process:  What was your season like?  Our overall season was really good. We only lost seven games for…
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Wallaceburg Tartans make history

The WDSS senior basketball team made history this fall when they won gold at OFSAA. We chatted with their captains, Legacie and Megan, to get their take on the season.  What was your season like?  Legacie:…
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Golden: The Miraculous Rise of Steph Curry

Author Marcus Thompson scores a slam dunk with this biography of NBA superstar Stephen Curry. Learn about the personal and professional life of this talented Golden State Warrior and how he helped lead his team…
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Fischer commits to Western Mustangs

Wallaceburg’s Brett Fischer has committed to play for the Western Mustangs women’s basketball team. Fischer made it official during a small ceremony at Wallaceburg District Secondary School back in December. Fischer, 17, told the Sydenham…
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YourSports – Chatham-Kent Wildcats

SportsXpress’ Rebecca Reimer spoke with Jamie Ireland of the Chatham-Kent Wildcats. For more information, check out their website here .

Bad Shot tackles childhood bullying

Playing out against the backdrop of an economically struggling small town, Bad Shot touches on the realities of status, depression, and bullying faced by kids. We recently got a chance to chat with local author,…
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Staples Spotlight – Life Lessons on the Basketball Court

“I’M HERE!!” yell each player of the CK Special Populations Shoot for the Starts basketball program as they enter the Gregory Drive Public School every Wednesday night for a 8 week program. Each night as players arrive,…
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Ten minutes with Julian Ferrell – CK Wildcats

The CK Major Midget Wildcats recently brought home a bronze medal from the Ontario Basketball Association finals despite a late start to the season and losing several key players along the way. We had a…
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CKSS Junior Girl’s Basketball Team Dominates Once Again!

This past weekend saw the junior girls’ basketball team once again walk away with a championship in Strathroy, improving their record to 21 wins and 1 loss for the season. They defeated Strathroy 57-18 Friday…
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