April 14th, 2014

Natalie Achonwa Selected #9 to Indiana ...

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Natalie Achonwa of Guelph, Ontario has been drafted #9 overall to the Indiana Fever, after a stellar career at perennial powerhouse, Notre Dame. Achonwa lead [...]

March 19th, 2014

Dakota Whyte: Staying the Course

In her sophomore season, Whyte is showing stready progress thanks to perseverance and a strong support system

Dakota Whyte has had a basketball in her hands since the tender age of six. As a proud Ajax, ON native, Whyte attended Notre Dame [...]

February 6th, 2014

Kia Nurse: The Future of Canadian Women& ...

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Currently the youngest player on the Canadian Senior Women’s National Basketball team, Kia Nurse was the most sought after Canadian high school recruit, until she [...]

January 27th, 2014

Natalie Achonwa @NorthPoleHoops Diary #2

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Christmas and the beginning of a New Year is always a sensitive subject for college athletes. We relish the chance to go home and see [...]

December 4th, 2013

Introducing Natalie Achonwa: First Ever ...

Natalie Achonwa is the first ever @NorthPoleHoops Female Diary Holder | Courtesy: @RonnieMexx

Editor’s Note: Natalie Achonwa is the first EVER @NorthPoleHoops female diary holder. Canadian basketball is more relevant today than ever, as you probably already know. But [...]

September 28th, 2013

Canadian Womens National Team Fight for ...

Team Canada Women Enter tonights FIBA championships undefeated

It was supposed to be the start of a golden era for Canada Basketball, but the summer of 2013 will likely be remembered as a [...]

September 24th, 2013

Kim Gaucher Leading The Way, Canada ...

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After having a bye on the first day of competition, Canada’s Senior Women’s National Team opened the 2013 FIBA Americas Tournament with a pair of [...]

September 17th, 2013

Senior Women’s National Team Training ...

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EDMONTON, AB – With the 2013 FIBA Americas set to tip off on Saturday September 21st, Canada’s Senior Women’s National Team (SWNT) descended on Edmonton [...]

April 19th, 2013

Thomaidis Ready to Take Team Canada To ...

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TORONTO, ON– When Canada Basketball searched for the best coach for the Senior Women’s program they looked at many candidates, but ultimately decided on the [...]

March 30th, 2013

Rise & Grind: The Game is Played ...

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Rise & Grind serves as a resource centre for athletes, providing tools pertaining to skill development, injury prevention, muscle development, nutrition, education, X’s and O’s, [...]