The Calgary Journal
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Ten player squad with few veterans leans on its star player

thumb 02.11"DE-FENSE! DE-FENSE!" Teammates and fans chant as they watch from the sidelines, decked out in their red and white. It's game night for the women's SAIT Trojans basketball squad.

Adults forming dodgeball teams at an unprecedented rate

thumb dodgeball1"If you can dodge a wrench, you can dodge a ball," goes the well-known line from director Rawson Marshall Thurber's 2004 film, "Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story."

 It's a film that made people laugh in theatres upon its release, but is also a source of inspiration for the Calgary Sports & Social Club's dodgeball program.

CFL fans wish event was celebrated by more people

Like many pubs and bars across the country last Sunday afternoon, the Boston Pizza lounge on Southport Road in southwest Calgary aired the 99th Grey Cup game on bigscreen TVs.

Flames reminisce about the old days

thumb 2113_copyDecember 26 is when the future stars come out to play.

It marks the start of the World Junior Hockey Championship, this year being held in Calgary and Edmonton.