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U SPORTS: 49 Answers Your Cancellation Questions

VANCOUVER, BC-  A world with no balls to be kicked, no pucks to be slapped and no touchdowns to be celebrated. That’s the world of 2020 fall sports in the U SPORTS conferences of Canada West, OUA and AUS this year. This news leaves a lot of questions, so I’ve tried to answer those here. What about the two-semester (fall/winter) sports? The two-semester sports such … Continue reading U SPORTS: 49 Answers Your Cancellation Questions

Five uOttawa football players test positive for COVID-19

Vancouver, BC- Hours after the OUA cancelled the remainder of the 2020-21 athletics season, it was reported that five members of the University of Ottawa football team had tested positive for COVID-19.  The news was first reported by CTV Ottawa, and all Gee-Gees football training has been suspended until further notice. In a statement, the university revealed that some student-athletes had been found not obeying … Continue reading Five uOttawa football players test positive for COVID-19

BREAKING: Winter sport canceled outside of AUS

Vancouver, BC- There will be no competitive university sport in much of Canada for the 2020-21 school year. The OUA and Canada West conferences announced Thursday the cancellation of all sanctioned sports for the Winter semester. The RSEQ has announced the cancellation of sporting activity until Jan.15, 2020. The cancellation of winter seasons comes after the fall seasons were previously wiped with an announcement on June … Continue reading BREAKING: Winter sport canceled outside of AUS

University soccer’s return across Canada

Vancouver, BC- Competitive Canadian university sports remains at a standstill, but that does not mean that Canadian university sport is non-existent. For a select few schools, exhibition play has returned in soccer and golf, outdoor sports that are considered safe to play by local health authorities.  For soccer, there are three ways U SPORTS teams have returned to the field amid the cancelled 2020 season.  … Continue reading University soccer’s return across Canada