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Cameron Young shoots 8-under 63 in RBC Heritage debut

Cameron Young shoots 8-under 63 in RBC Heritage debut

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Cameron Young showed it doesn't always take years of practice to go low at Harbour Town Golf Links, shooting an 8-under 63 on Thursday to take the first-round lead in his RBC Heritage debut.
Canadian Marc-Andre Barriault steps in on short notice to fight on UFC card

Canadian Marc-Andre Barriault steps in on short notice to fight on UFC card

Canadian middleweight Marc-Andre (Power Bar) Barriault is stepping in to meet American Jordan (The Beverly Hills Ninja) Wright on an April 23 UFC Fight Night card in Las Vegas.
Canada not taking underdog Latvia lightly in Billie Jean King Cup qualifier

Canada not taking underdog Latvia lightly in Billie Jean King Cup qualifier

VANCOUVER — On paper, Canada is by far the favourite heading into a Billie Jean King Cup qualifier in Vancouver on Friday. The ninth-ranked Canadian squad features U.S.
Feds' $16M to stamp out abuse in sport will help restore confidence, trust — Minister

Feds' $16M to stamp out abuse in sport will help restore confidence, trust — Minister

OTTAWA — Sports Minister Pascale St-Onge says $16 million in the budget to help stamp out maltreatment and sexual abuse in sport is "just one step" to ensure Canada’s athletes feel safe and that their voices will be heard.
Raptors need all-star guard VanVleet at his best for a long post-season run

Raptors need all-star guard VanVleet at his best for a long post-season run

TORONTO — If a long Raptors post-season run depends on having Fred VanVleet at his best, the sight of the all-star guard in street clothes in Toronto's last three games of the regular-season wasn't reassuring.
Jays slugger Teoscar Hernandez goes on 10-day injured list with oblique strain

Jays slugger Teoscar Hernandez goes on 10-day injured list with oblique strain

NEW YORK — Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Teoscar Hernandez was placed on the 10-day injured list Thursday due to a left oblique strain. He was hurt in Wednesday's 6-4 win over the New York Yankees.
Chiu second after men's short program at world junior figure skating championships

Chiu second after men's short program at world junior figure skating championships

TALLINN, Estonia — Wesley Chiu of Richmond, B.C., was in second place after Thursday’s men’s short program at the ISU World Junior Figure Skating Championships. Ilia Malinin of the United States was first with 88.
Canada to receive 4x100 men's relay silver medals from Tokyo Olympics

Canada to receive 4x100 men's relay silver medals from Tokyo Olympics

Canada's men's 4x100 relay team is a step closer to officially getting their silver medals from the Tokyo Olympics.
FC Edmonton making the most of difficult circumstances in CPL season

FC Edmonton making the most of difficult circumstances in CPL season

Looking for new ownership and relying on other teams to help pay the bills, FC Edmonton is a bare-bones outfit this season.
Baumgartner to lead Canada at U18 worlds; Cheverie 1st woman to coach Canadian men

Baumgartner to lead Canada at U18 worlds; Cheverie 1st woman to coach Canadian men

CALGARY — Nolan Baumgartner has been named head coach of Canada's team for the upcoming men's under-18 world hockey championship. Kori Cheverie, Todd Miller and David Struch will serve as assistants, joined by goaltending consultant Brad Kirkwood.