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Hundreds of students attend a pep rally at Bedford Road Collegiate welcoming teams to BRIT on Jan. 13, 2017.

Bedford school spirit takes centre stage at BRIT

By JT Marshall January 13, 2017 - 4:26pm Updated: January 13, 2017 - 4:26pm

The entire student body at Bedford Road Collegiate came out to cheer on their RedHawks at a pep rally Friday morning.

Hundreds of students packed the bleachers yelling...

St. Joseph High School wins 67-45 over Séminaire Saint-Joseph from Three Rivers, Que. on Jan. 12, 2017.

2017 BRIT scoreboard

By 650 CKOM January 13, 2017 - 10:35am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 11:15pm

The 2017 Bedford Road Invitational Tournament is underway in Saskatoon.

The three-day event runs Jan.12-14 and features basketball teams from Saskatchewan, Alberta,...

Bedford Road Collegiate student Renae Brooman is among a group of photography students building up their chops at this year's BRIT

Photography students capture BRIT moments

By JT Marshall January 13, 2017 - 8:10am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 9:57am

For students in the Bedford Road Collegiate photography club, the school's annual basketball showcase means one thing: photos, photos and more photos.

The Bedford Road...

U of S alumni Brian Guebert (left) and Scott Flory (right) are taking over as interim co-head coaches for football.

U of S Huskies name interim co-head football coaches

By 650 CKOM January 12, 2017 - 10:33am Updated: January 12, 2017 - 11:10pm

Huskie Athletics have announced new interim co-head coaches for football.

It comes weeks after Brian Towriss stepped down from a 33-year run as head coach. The abrupt...

Basketball isn't the only thing featured at BRIT, murals are part of the tradition to welcome teams to the school.

BRIT tradition continues with team mural project

By JT Marshall January 12, 2017 - 8:02am Updated: January 13, 2017 - 10:28am

Bedford Road Collegiate High School's Invitational Basketball Tournament (BRIT) isn't just about the sport.

The entire student body gets involved, including art students...

The Bedford Road Invitational Tournament runs Jan. 12-14 at Bedford Road Collegiate.

Bedford Road gearing up for BRIT 2017

By Bryn Levy January 11, 2017 - 1:39pm Updated: January 12, 2017 - 11:46am

Another edition of the Bedford Road Invitational Tournament, known as BRIT, is set to kick off this week.

The long-running tournament will once again feature several of...

Jesse Shynkaruk's third goal of the night was the overtime winner in Saskatoon's 5-4 overtime win over Calgary

Shynkaruk hat-trick leads Blades past Calgary

By Ryan Brandt January 10, 2017 - 10:31pm Updated: January 10, 2017 - 10:36pm

After two straight scoreless games, the Saskatoon Blades offense came alive.

Led by a Jesse Shynkaruk hat-trick, the Blades came away 5-4 overtime winners against the...

University of Saskatchewan goalie Jordon Cooke captured a gold medal with Team Canada at the 2016 Spengler Cup.

'An experience I will never forget:' U of S goalie looks back at Spengler Cup win

By Ryan Brandt January 9, 2017 - 5:31pm Updated: January 10, 2017 - 11:21am

You would have to pay Jordon Cooke to win another award, literally, because he has won every possible individual honour at the amateur level.

The reigning U Sports,...

Brothers Lyle, Miles, Jerome and Jeremy Thompson set a world record by playing the Rush's 18-10 loss to Georiga, a record for siblings playing in the same game.

Swarm hand Rush a loss on opening night

By Ryan Brandt January 7, 2017 - 10:23pm Updated: January 7, 2017 - 10:23pm

The honeymoon is over and the Saskatchewan Rush were taken to task in an 18-10 loss to Georgia in their opening game of the National Lacrosse League season.


The Saskatoon Blades were held off the scoresheet in a 2-0 loss to Tri-City.

Blades shutout for second straight night

By Ryan Brandt January 7, 2017 - 10:07pm Updated: January 7, 2017 - 10:07pm

For the second straight game the Saskatoon Blades were held scoreless, the latest a 2-0 loss to Tri-City on Saturday.

Americans goalie Rylan Parenteau stopped all 25...

Rush Defenceman Jeremy Thompson will play brothers Lyle, Myles and Jereome in a record setting NLL season opener.

Rush season opener also record setting night for Thompson brothers

By Ryan Brandt January 7, 2017 - 2:15pm Updated: January 7, 2017 - 2:15pm

It's the Saskatchewan Rush season opener in Georgia Saturday night, but it might feel more like a Thompson family reunion.

Rush defenceman Jeremy Thompson will play...

Members of the Whitecaps FC and SSA announce a player development partnership on Jan. 6, 2017.

Professional team partners with Saskatchewan Soccer for player development

By JT Marshall January 7, 2017 - 10:55am Updated: January 7, 2017 - 10:55am

Vancouver Whitecaps FC and the Saskatchewan Soccer Association (SSA) have developed an official player development partnership.    This creates a path for Saskatchewan's young...