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Kirby scores in McGill Redmen debut

McGill University eked out the team’s first lacrosse win Saturday night, and did so with the help of Cougar Kirby, who, after transferring from the University of Albany, became the first Kahnawa’kehró:non to suit up for the Redmen. (Daniel J. Rowe The Eastern Door) It didn’t take long for new Kahnawa’kehró:non recruit

Indians confident heading into semi-finals

The Caughnawaga Indians went 5-0 at the President’s Cup before resting a bunch of players and dropping their last two round robin games. Eric “Dirt” McComber’s team is looking to be the first team from Kahnawake to win the national championship. Elimination rounds start today (Saturday), with the Indians playing

Historic 1969 rematch to open President’s Cup today

Game one at the President’s Cup today will feature a rematch of the 1969 finals that Nanaimo is preparing for when they faceoff against the Caughnawaga Indians. (Courtesy Shawn Swanson) Nanaimo eagerly awaited the Caughnawaga Indians’ arrival from Kahnawake for the President’s Cup tournament that begins today (Sunday). The reason is rooted in

Battling for the Cup at the big dance

In 2013, the Caughnawaga Indians settled for a bronze medal at the President’s Cup in Kahnawake. After a spectacular finish to the playoffs this year, Dirt McComber’s Indians head to Nanaimo looking for a different colour of medal. (Daniel J. Rowe The Eastern Door) The wait is over, and the big

Junior Knighthawks: future lax stars in the making

Owen Rice is making a name for himself, along with other mini Mohawk lax stars. (Courtesy David Rice) Minus the blood, there was a lot of sweat and probably a few tears at the Junior Rochester Knighthawks’ tryouts earlier this month. Fourteen Onkwehón:we lacrosse players were selected to play for the Peewee,

Nationals bronze finish to be built on in future

The Iroquois Nationals third-place finish proved the team is solidly one of the world's best field lacrosse teams, but the finish could have been even better with the US and Canada beatable. (Courtesy Tracy Rector) The Iroquois Nationals made it two medals in two tournaments after nabbing a bronze at the

Phillips Jr. represents Kahnawake at Spalding Cup

The "toaster" Michael Jr. has no problem running his opponents down on defence, and then switching sides and running through them on offence. (Courtesy Mike Phillips Sr.) For you American football lovers out there, there’s an up-and-coming star you’ll have to be cheering for in the coming years, and his name

Hunters sweep aside Bulldogs, get set for Gaels

Troy Lauder and the Kahnawake Hunters flew at the Halton Hill Bulldogs and sent them packing in three straight. Now it remains for the boys in black and burgundy to test their quality against the Green Gaels of Clarington starting tomorrow night. (Courtesy Kahnawake Jr. B Hunters) The Kahnawake Hunters closed

Mohawks shining after gold and silver weekend

The Mohawk Bantam lacrosse squad showed its quality on the weekend in West Durham, as Kahnawake's teams work towards the ultimate goal of provincial glory in August. (Courtesy Lacey Paul) The Kahnawake Minor Lacrosse Association is looking shiny after gold and silver finishes on the weekend at the Don Swindells Memorial