On May 11, 2014, Hamilton Transway won the 2014 JUEL League Championship Finals, by defeating the Kitchener-Waterloo (KW) Lightning by a score of 84-63. “You really could have written it any better,” said Transway Head Coach, Nate McKibbon. “The kids played fantastic all year, but they really played their best basketball towards the end and […]
There’s an old saying that says that “iron sharpens iron”. This refers to the adage that it takes something strong, to make something else that is strong, to be better. What about high level basketball players each pushing each other throughout practices to improve their skills and proving themselves, game in and game out? This […]
On October 6, 2013 the St Thomas More Knights of Hamilton, ON, won the More Hoops tournament by beating the St Mary’s Crusaders in the Championship Finals by a score of 64-56. Below are both the team results and individual award winners of the 16 team tournament: Pool A St Thomas More defeated Holy Trinity […]
Representing St Mary’s ‘for life’, just got a little easier for Amira Giannattasio (5’7”, G, St Mary’s, 2014). On August 29, 2013, the Hamilton, ON native that attends St Mary’s high school in her hometown, committed to attend Mount St. Mary’s of NCAA’s Northeast Conference. “It’s such a relief “, said Giannattasio about the pressure […]
Pictures taken during the May 12, 2013 JUEL Championship Final between the Brampton Warriors and Hamilton Transway. Click here for the write-up for details of the outcome. In intense game like this one, there was no shortage of photo opportunities. Here are just some of them that I was able to capture. Enjoy!
On May 12, 2013, Hamilton Transway defeated the Brampton Warriors by a score of 88-82 to claim the 2013 JUEL Championship title. “It’s really tough to put in words. It’s really being a tough JUEL season with great performances all over the place. For us to finish off as [playoff] champions…I couldn’t be happier,” said […]
Hamilton Transway’s speed and ability to get to the basket was a major factor in earning themselves a decisive 90-74 victory over the Brampton Warriors in JUEL exhibition play on January 20, 2013 in Mississauga, Ontario. A strong start by Transway, who managed a 29-15 lead in the First Quarter proved to be too much […]
On November 26, 2011, top ranked St Mary’s Crusaders of Hamilton, won the Ontario High School (OFSAA) 3A title, defeating Niagara Fall’s second ranked A N Myer Marauders, 49-30. “One of our team goals at the start of the season was to win OFSAA gold” said Crusaders’ Head Coach, Richard Wesolowski. And recognizing that although […]