With five out of the seven games decided by one goal, the 2016 Central Canada Jr. ‘A’ Hockey League Bogart Cup final between the Ottawa Jr. Senators and Carleton Place Canadians was certainly one for the ages.
The Carleton Ravens men’s basketball team arrived home from the Mar. 17-20 Canadian Interuniversity Sport Final-8 tournament with their 12th national crown from the past 14 years. For graduating co-captain Gavin Resch, it was his fifth in five years.
Ottawa the super sports city set to welcome tons of championships
Basketball, canoe slalom, curling, cycling, figure skating, golf, ice cross downhill, mixed martial arts, rugby, tennis, track-and-field, triathlon and volleyball. It’ll be a sports lover’s dream in 2016 and 2017 as Ottawa gets set to host major events in each one of those sports (and odds are solid that hockey and football will join that list).
Ottawa going after biggest fish yet – 2021 Canada Games
The nation’s capital has hosted a number of major sports events in recent years including World Championships, but Ottawa is going after something that would up the ante even further: the 2021 Canada Summer Games.