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My first time at Pitch Talks

(My photo taking skills of the speakers kind of sucked) By Avry Lewis-McDougall Ever want to be able to interact with your favourite baseball writer or reporter? Ever want to share a drink or have tacos with them? I was […]

Canada rips a massive soccer weight off of their shoulders

By Avry Lewis-McDougall A convincing Canada men’s national team win. It’s been a long time since that has happened. Before this past Tuesday, Canada was in the middle of a 16 game winless streak which began on 2012 after getting […]

Esks looking to rebound vs Montreal after back to back losses

By Avry Lewis-McDougall Losing streaks suck. Ask the entire Eastern division in the CFL. A losing streak for the Edmonton Eskimos is something that this team is going through the first time this season after losing back to back games […]

We are old

By Avry Lewis-McDougall At the end of this NHL season, we saw the retirement of Colorado Avalanche goalie JS Giguere. Giguere’s retirement meant that as of 2014-15 there will not be a single player on the ice in the league […]

Labour Day 2: Electric Boogaloo

By Avry Lewis-McDougall 28-13. It’s a score line that’s going to burn the Eskimos until Saturday night. This past weekend they fell by that score in the Labour day classic to the Calgary Stampeders in what was their 10th straight […]

5 things I learned while covering the FIFA U 20 Women’s World Cup

By Avry Lewis-McDougall Germany took home the title. Nigeria left Montreal heartbroken. This tournament was a great test for the 2015 Women’s World Cup. Those are just a few of the things that happened at the U20 FIFA Women’s World […]

Avry’s Sports Show: Kevin Durant is going to get serious money from Nike!

By Avry Lewis-McDougall Be it an endorsement deal with Nike or Under Armour Kevin Durant’s pockets will be lined with even more money.

Women’s U 20’s winds down, Canada’s future is very bright and Germany takes on Nigeria in the final

By Avry Lewis-McDougall Tonight, I am in Montreal covering the 3rd place match and the final for the Under 20 FIFA Women’s World Cup. It’s been quite the tournament as I’ve been able to take in matches all across this […]

Out of the Group Stage and now off to the Quarterfinals

By Avry Lewis-McDougall On Saturday night, Canada will be playing in front of thousands of screaming fans at Commonwealth Stadium in their FIFA Women’s Under 20 quarterfinal match against Germany. It’s a match up that on paper seems tough but […]

With the hosts in their sites, Finland looks to get first tournament win tonight

By Avry Lewis-McDougall In a short tourament like the FIFA Under 20 women’s tournament losing the first game means that you have to find a way to get yourself out of that hole in a hurry or else your tournament […]