Athletics

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Winnipeg Jets NHL player, Mark Scheifele, was recognized as KW & area’s Athlete of the Year for 2016. Mark has a 30-goal (+17) season and was a gold medalist with Team Canada at the World…
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Profiling 2016’s Athlete of the Year

This is the second publication in a series that profiles the 2016 Athlete of the Year recipient and nominees. Mark Scheifele, from Kitchener was named the Athlete of the Year for 2016! Mark was drafted…
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KSA Scholarship Awards for 2017

At its monthly dinner meeting held on April 18, the Kitchener Sports Association (KSA) awarded scholarships to eight local student-athletes. Each receives $1,500 to help cover their expenses in attending college/university this fall. With these…
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Profiling 2017’s Athlete of the Year

This is the first publication in a series that profiles the 2016 Athlete of the Year recipient and nominees. Mark Scheifele Male Athlete (Hockey) Hometown: Kitchener ON, DOB: March 15, 1993, Team: Winnipeg Jets Mark…
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KSA recognizes volunteers and announces latest grants

At the Kitchener Sports Association’s November meeting, its 28th annual Volunteer Recognition Dinner, 25 local sports groups took the opportunity to honour one of their key volunteers. Recipients of the awards, and their presenters, were…
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2015 Athlete of the Year nominees include Murray, Elliot and Pavan

Jamal Murray • NCAA U of Kentucky Freshman All American • All SEC 1st Team & All Freshman Team • 113 3-Pointers – U of Kentucky & SEC Record, 2nd All Time NCAA Record •…
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KW athletes enjoyed the Children’s International Games in Taiwan

The International Children’s Games (ICG) were founded in 1968 by Metod Klemenc, a Slovenian sports instructor, better known as the father of the games. His aim was to promote peace and friendship through sports, to…
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Dhane Smith and Leah Robinson 2015 Athlete of the Year nominees

This is the second publication in a series that profiles the 2015 Athlete of the Year nominees. Dhane Smith Dhane Smith is a professional lacrosse player with the Buffalo Bandits of the National Lacrosse League…
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KSA donations 2015/2016

The Kitchener Sports Association (KSA) raises money, mainly through the sale of 50/50 tickets at Kitchener Rangers home games, for the benefit of local minor sports groups, their athletes and charities. In the year ending…
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