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Vanier wrestlers excel at Canadian Junior National Championships

Vanier students had outstanding performances at the Canadian Junior Wrestling Championships which were held in Fredericton, NB on the weekend of March 19-20. Three have qualified for Canada’s National Junior Team and are therefore scheduled to compete in the 2016 Junior World Championships which will be held this year in Macon, France from August 30 […]

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Two Vanier wrestling alums in the news

Two Vanier wrestling alumni were featured in recent news articles. On Monday, March 1st, former Vanier wrestler Martine Dugrenier, a three-time world champion who competed in two Olympics, was featured in a “Where are they now?” kind of article which focussed on her new vocation as a phys-ed and wrestling teacher (right here at Vanier!) […]

Cheerleading Team Wins First Place At Kick’s!

All Three Basketball Teams Lose, But Vanier Wrestlers Have Super Results First, the big news: our varsity Cheerleading team took FIRST PLACE at the big Kick’s Competition which was held in Saint-Leonard on Sunday, their best result at any major competition EVER! Unfortunately, our three basketball teams didn’t fare as well in weekend action. On […]

Dorothy Yeats Wins Gold At 2015 PAN AM Games

Outstanding Wrestler Now Moves On To Compete For McGill Vanier wrestler Dorothy Yeats has won yet another Gold Medal on the world stage, this last one coming on July 17th at the 2015 Pan Am Games that were held in Toronto. She was able to add to Canada’s impressive medal haul at the games by defeating Yudari […]

3-Time World Champion Martine Dugrenier Retires

Vanier Wrestler Also Won 8 National Championships Former Vanier wrestler Martine Dugrenier, a three-time world champion who competed in two Olympics, has announced turned the page on her amazing career in world-class wrestling competition. Martine was a medalist at the Wrestling World Championships six times including an incredible three consecutive gold medals which she won in […]

Alex Moore Wins Gold At Juvenile / Cadet Nationals

Also Named As Canada’s Outstanding Cadet Male Wrestler For 2014 Vanier wrestler Alex Moore added to his many tournament accolades by winning a Gold Medal in the 69 kg weight class at the 2015 Canadian Juvenile Championships which was held from April 9-12 in Fredericton NB. As well, we were very happy to hear that Alex was […]

Vanier Wrestlers Continue To Dominate

Win 6 Gold Medals And 1 Bronze In Three Tourneys Five Vanier wrestlers competed in three tournaments over the month of January and emerged with a phenomenal six Gold Medals as well as a Bronze Medal. Congratulations to you all! Included in the results were four wrstlers who won Gold Medals in their weight categories in EACH […]

Vanier Wrestlers Continue Their Success

8 Matches Produce 6 Gold Medals, 1 Silver And 1 Bronze Four Vanier wrestlers competed in two tournaments over this past weekend and emerged with a phenomenal six Gold Medals as well as a Silver and Bronze Medal. Congratulations to each and every one of you! This weekend’s exploits follows their participation, along with two other Vanier […]

Yeats Wins Sport-Études Bursary

Vanier College’s Director General Mr. Normand W. Bernier was pleased to announce that Vanier student Dorothy Yeats has been awarded a $500 bursary from La Fondation Desjardins-Sport-Études. A reception was held at Vanier College to mark the occasion in the presence of Mr. Bernier as well as Ms. Micheline D. Legault of the Fondation Desjardins and Marie-Ève […]

Yeats Wins At World Juniors Again

Quebec wrestler Dorothy Yeats successfully defended her world junior wrestling crown in the 67 kg category on August 15th at this year’s competition held in Sofia, Bulgaria. “It’s a great feeling to be able to keep my title,” said Yeats. “It’s also been very nice to have my father with me as a coach.” In […]

Vanier Wrestler Vince De Marinis On CTV Sports

Congratulations to Vanier wrestler Vince De Marinis who was recently the subject of a CTV Sports video featurette that aired on May 8th. The video presented Vince as the latest subject of the series “Randy’s Rookies” which focuses on up and coming stars of amateur sports. In March, Vince won a Silver Medal in his weight division […]

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