Cornwall Standard Freeholder : sport
20h22 19  octobre
Cornwall BMX Club caps 2020 season with fundraising races
Francis Racine
It’s not every day that you see a princess or even a giant slice of pizza going up and down the slopes of the Cornwall BMX Club’s track. A total of about 92 participants took part in the annual Bob Warnicke Scholarship and Halloween Race on Sunday. The race is organized in order to raise &
22h20 14  octobre
Cornwall Colts and Braves play twice, but put pause on pre-season play
Todd Hambleton
The Cornwall Colts and Brockville Braves are going to be getting a lot more familiar with each other. The two Central Canada Hockey League teams are in the same bubble and have played four no-contact exhibition games against each other so far this month. These bubble matchups won’t be changing any...
19h55 12  octobre
Wheeler’s title brings down curtain on wild Cornwall speedway season
Todd Hambleton
It was often a wild, rough and uncertain ride, but the Cornwall Motor Speedway managed to successfully reach the 2020 season finish line on Sunday night. The three-day Fall Showdown Weekend wrapped up, the longer-term, five-race series’ concluding with champions declared Corey Wheeler in the 358...
19h50 12  octobre
Cornwall Wildcats touch upon being thankful for playing ball this fall
Todd Hambleton
Plan B has been looking pretty good this fall, for the Cornwall Wildcats. They were back on the field in big numbers again on Sunday, the latest round of flag football house league contests that have replaced the travelling tackle campaign that got cancelled due to the pandemic. Nobody seemed to be...
22h14 05  octobre
Cornwall Colts and Braves get busy with CCHL weekend pre-season play
Todd Hambleton
In training camp, there are always players on the bubble so close to making the team, and so close to being released. This year of the pandemic, players are in the bubble. The Cornwall Jr. A Colts as well as the midget squad are forming a bubble with the Brockville Braves for &
20h10 05  octobre
Cornwall’s young lacrosse players still get to play during pandemic
Francis Racine
Cornwall’s Optimist Park was home to much more than just baseball on Saturday morning there was also lacrosse. In all, over 20 young players of the Cornwall Celtics were on hand to play, during what proved to be a typical fall morning, weather-wise. Although the Celtics usually play indoors, on...
22h19 28  septembre
St. Kitts’ Mat Williamson makes long drive to Cornwall speedway worth it
Todd Hambleton
Mat Williamson and team made the six-hour drive from St. Catharines pay off. But, win or lose, the 30-year-old said on Sunday it’s always a pleasure when coming to Cornwall Motor Speedway, a DIRT track jewel in the province that’s been holding a makeshift autumn championship series in this...
20h37 23  septembre
The new normal for Cornwall Sea Lions, who are back in the pool
Todd Hambleton
They’re back in the pool. And the Cornwall Sea Lions are trying to stay upbeat in uncertain times. We’re focusing on the positive, (and) once swimmers are in the water, our sport looks almost normal, club president Giselle Chiasson said. But it’s a bit of a mirage, the Sea Lions acknowledging...