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PREVIOUS ATHLETIC AWARDS BANQUETS AND
OTHER EVENTS FROM THE PAST SIXTEEN YEARS

Click for our Awards Banquet of 2013-2014
Athletic Awards
Banquet 2014-15
Click for our Awards Banquet of 2013-2014 Athletic Awards
Banquet 2013-14
Click for our Awards Banquet of 2012-2013
Athletic Awards
Banquet 2012-13
Click for our Awards Banquet of 2011-2012
Athletic Awards
Banquet 2011-12
Click for our Awards Banquet of 2010-2011 Athletic Awards
Banquet 2010-11
Click for our Awards Banquet of 2009-2010
Athletic Awards
Banquet 2009-10
Click for our Awards Banquet of 2008-2009
Athletic Awards
Banquet 2008-09
Click for our Awards Banquet of 2007-2008 
Athletic Awards
Banquet 2007-08
 
Athletic Awards
Banquet 2006-07
Athletic Awards
Banquet 2005-06
 
Athletic Awards
Banquet 2004-05
 
Athletic Awards
Banquet 2003-04

Athletic Awards
Banquet 2002-03

Athletic Awards
Banquet 2001-02
Athletic Awards
Banquet 2000-01

Athletics Awards
Banquet 1997-98
 
Cheetahs / Alouettes
Celebrity Fundraiser 2001
Football Scholarship
Award Winners 1999


PHOTO STORIES FROM 2015:

Click for the full story on the Awards Banquet.
ATHLETICS CELEBRATE THEIR BEST AND THEIR
BRIGHTEST AT 2014-2015 AWARDS CEREMONY

May 14, 2015
The athletic and academic stars of Vanier's varsity sports teams were announced at our Athletic Awards Ceremony on Friday evening in the Auditorium. The Female Athlete of the Year was Caroline Task (seen at far left), and the Male Athlete of the Year was Abdul Kamane (seen to her right). Congratulations to you both! For the full list of winners, and tons of award and candid photos taken during the festivities, just click here.

PHOTO STORIES FROM 2014:

Click for more on the Athletic Awards Banquet.
VANIER CELEBRATES THEIR TOP ATHLETES AT
THE 2013-14 ATHLETIC AWARDS BANQUET

May 16, 2014
You can see all the award winners from the varsity teams as well as the special award winners such as Coach of the Year, Outstanding Contribution as well as Athletes of the year and more. As in previous years, we have included tons of photos, including many candid shots, each one of which can be clicked on to access a high-resolution version suitable for printing. Click for Click for more.

PHOTO STORIES FROM 2013:

Click for more on the 2013 Awards Banquet.
ATHLETICS CELEBRATES OUR BEST ATHLETES AT
2012-13 ATHLETIC AWARDS BANQUET

May 23, 2013
Athletics continued the tradition of honouring our most gifted student athletes as well as those who help them reach their athletic and academic goals at our banquet held this year on May 3rd. Seen at left are Athletes of the Year Frédérique Potvin and Hugo Richard. Click for Click for more.

PHOTO STORIES FROM 2012:

Click for more on this great win.
FOOTBALL CHEETAHS WIN BOL D'OR CHAMPIONSHIP!
November 19, 2012
The Division 1 Men's Football Cheetahs won their 4th Bol d'Or in the past 7 years in November 2012, beating the Lennoxville Cougars 25-19 in a hotly contested match between the league's two top teams.
Click here for highlight photos from François Lebreux.
Click here for tons more photos from Armand Reinlein.
Click here for Armand's pre- and post-game photos.

Click for more on this year's Athletic Awards Banquet.
VANIER CELEBRATES THEIR BEST AT
2012 ATHLETIC AWARDS BANQUET

May 23, 2012
Athletics continued the tradition of honouring our most gifted student athletes as well as those who help them reach their athletic and academic goals at our banquet held May 4th. Seen at left are Athletes of the Year Frédérique Potvin and Joel Brtka. View high-res photos of all winners. Click for Click for more.

Click for a high resolution version of this photo.
VANIER WINS AGAIN AT THE 40TH ANNUAL
MCGILL INTRAMURAL CÉGEP FESTIVAL!

April17, 2012
Vanier brought home the title of Champions from the 40th Annual McGill Intramural Cégep Festival for the fourth time in the last five years on Friday, April 13th. All six English Cégeps participated in an evening of friendly competition in Badminton, Basketball, Dodgeball, Soccer and Volleyball. We just squeaked ahead of John Abbott by a mere 1 point for the win. Congratulations to the 50 students who participated and made this all possible. Click on the photo at left.

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FRÉDÉRIQUE POTVIN NAMED ALL-CANADIAN
March 19, 2012
Congratulations to Division 1 Women's Basketball Cheetahs star player Frédérique Potvin who was given a prestigious All-Canadian Award at the CCAA Banquet held as part of the National Championship in Truro, Nova Scotia from March 15-18. You can see a high resolution version of her acceptance photo. Click for Click for more.

PHOTO STORIES FROM 2011:

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COACH HERTZOG NOTCHES HIS 500th WIN!
LED OUR TEAM TO A NATIONAL TITLE LAST YEAR
November 18, 2011
Congratulations to our coach of the Division 1 Men's Basketball Cheetahs Andy Hertzog (seen at left with Sports Complex manager Linda Macpherson) who picked up his 500th victory last Friday night. Last year, Coach Hertzog led the team, currently ranked second in the country, to a national championship and with their current 6-0 record, they are are poised to go far this year as well. We're very proud, Andy! Click on the photo for a larger version. Read a Gazette story on his achievement.

Click for a high-res version of this photo suitable for printing.

VANIER WINS TITLE AT MCGILL INTRAMURAL FESTIVAL
April 8, 2011

After a one year absence, Vanier took back the title of Champions at the 39th Annual McGill Intramural Festival played on April 8th. This is Vanier's third Championship title in four years. All six English Cégeps enjoyed a fun evening of friendly competition in Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton and Dodgeball. Congratulations to the 60 students who participated and brought back the trophy! click on the photo at left for a high-res version.


Click for more on the AAA Men's win at the Nationals.
AAA MEN HOOPSTERS WIN NATIONALS!!
March 20, 2011
The AAA Men's Basketball Cheetahs completed an upset of epic proportions by defeating Lethbridge 102-85 in the finals of the CCAA National Championships played on Saturday night. For a second time in a row, the Vanier Player of the Game was Jerome Blake who scored 32 points and was named Tournament MVP. View photos from the game. Click for more.

PHOTO STORIES FROM 2010:

Click for a larger photo of Rachel Hocquart

Click for a larger photo of Rebecca McWhirter

Click for a larger photo of James Byrne
Click for a larger photo of Christian Bouchard

RUGBY CHEETAH ALL-STARS ANNOUNCED
November 18, 2010

Congratulations to (seen clockwise from above left) Rachel Hocquart, Rebecca McWhirter, Christian Bouchard and James Byrne who were just named as members of this year's Rugby All-Star team.

Both of our Men's and Women's Rugby teams made it to the playoffs this year. The men had a record of 3-4, good for 4th place in the league while the Ladies had a record of 3-3 and finished in 3rd place.

Both teams were eliminated in the semi-finals by traditionally-strong John Abbott College.

We also invite you to visit our 2010 Rugby page where you can see team photos of both the Men's and the Women's squads as well as view a few good action photos. Click for more.


Click for more photos of the Grey Cup visit.
GREY CUP VISTS VANIER SPORTS COMPLEX
RETURN VISIT ON JANUARY 27TH

January 13, 2010
As assistant therapist for the Als, Max Hanna, Vanier Cheetahs Head Athletic Therapist had 24 hours to show the cup which he did in G-204 on Jan. 12th. The Cup revisits Vanier during UB on Wed, Jan. 27th at the gym with several Alouettes also in attendance including Cheetah alumni Danny Desriveaux and Shawn Mayne. Click for more.

Click for more on the AAA Men's Basketball team's New England Trip.
AAA MEN'S BASKETBAL NEW ENGLAND TRIP
SEE PHOTOS TAKEN AT AN NCAA DISION 1 GAME

January 12, 2010
The AAA Men's team returned form their annual road trip to New England where they played 3 games against some tough teams. While there, they also attended two NCAA Division 1 games. For full game results plus some photos from the trip, Click for more.

PHOTO STORIES FROM 2009:

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VANIER WRESTLER NAMED GAZETTE'S
AMATEUR ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

November 4, 2009

Congratulations to Gregory Rossy who was the subject of a Gazette article subsequent to his being named Amateur Athlete of the Week on November 4th. In 2008, Greg took gold medals at the provincial junior championship and the Quebec Open. This year, he claimed a bronze medal in freestyle and a silver in Greco-Roman at the national juvenile championships to go with a gold medal in the junior category at the Canada Cup, an international event. Find out more.


Read about Martine's 2nd World Championship win
WRESTLING ALUM DUGRENIER WINS HER
2ND CONSECUTIVE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

September 25, 2009
Vanier wrestling alumna Martine Dugrenier cemented her reputation as a top wrestler by winning her 2nd straight World Championship at the 2009 World Championships held in Herning, Denmark. To find out more and see photos from the gold medal match, click here.

Click for a high resolution version suitable for printing.

VANIER SUCCESSFULLY DEFENDS ITS TITLE
AT THE 2009 MCGILL INTRAMURAL FESTIVAL

April 3, 2009

For the second consecutive year, Vanier brought home the title of Champions from the 37th Annual McGill Intramural Festival played on April 3rd. All six English Cégeps enjoyed a fun evening of friendly competition in Basketball, Volleyball, Soccer, Badminton and Dodgeball. It was another close win as we squeaked ahead of Dawson by a mere 2 points. Congratulations to the 60 students who participated and made history with the first ever repeat win for Vanier. Click on the photo at left for a high-res version.


Click for more on Marie-Eve Martin's CCAA Award.
Marie-Eve Martin with
Mireille Béland

MARTY NAMED CANADIAN PLAYER OF THE YEAR!
ALSO NAMED AS A CCAA FIRST TEAM ALL-CANADIAN
AND AS AN ACADEMIC ALL-CANADIAN, TOO!

March 19, 2009

Congratulations to Marie-Eve (Marty) Martin of the AAA Lady Cheetahs Basketball team who had her highest honour ever added to her list of accolades when she was named by the Canadian Colleges Athletic Association as their Women's Basketball Player of the Year. Marty is the first one to ever win this award in all of Vanier’s history. To get details plus find out all about Marty's award-filled career, just click for more.


PHOTO STORIES FROM 2007:

FOOTBALL CHEETAHS CLEAN UP AT LEAGUE AWARDS
December 18, 2007

Our Championship-winning football team placed no fewer than eleven members onto the league's All-Star squad at the CÉGEP Football Awards presentations on December 18th. Major awards also went to Myles Gibbon (League MVP), Matt Norman (Offensive Line MVP) and Samael Lavaud (Defensive MVP). We also won the Team Sportsmanship Award as well as Coaching Staff of the Year honours, both for the 2nd year in a row! Click for.


FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP BANNER RAISED
December 5, 2007

Our victorious Football Cheetahs hoisted their championship banner for the second year in a row into the rafters of the Sports Complex at a ceremony held at the halftime of the Women's AAA Basketball game of Nov 29th.

Photos of this event are now availble. Click for


2007 RUGBY PHOTOS ARE NOW UP
NOVEMBER 11, 2007

Updated photos from the 2007 season are now up, including shots from the Rugby Jamboree hosted by Vanier in September.

The Jamboree was created to introduce new players to the sport and all the league coaches participate to teach kids from different teams drills and skills.



Rémi Biakabutuka

CHEETAH STAR RUNNING BACK BIAKABUTUKA IS NAMED
ATHLETE OF THE WEEK BY THE GAZETTE AND GLOBAL TV
SEPTEMBER 25, 2007

Read the story of how Rémi Biakabutuka has continued in his famous brothers footsteps by tearing up the CEGEP ranks as one of the best running backs for any team in the league. His brother Tshimanga also played for Vanier and went on to play for South Carolina in the NFL. Click for .


2006-2007 ATHLETICS AWARDS BANQUET
April 24, 2007

The 2006-2007 Athletics Awards Banquet was held on April 24th. Major awards were presented for many sports as well as in several special categories. Have a look at highlights from the evening's festivities and download photo-quality images taken during the event. Click for photos from the banquet.


AAA WOMEN'S BASKETBALL
TEAM PHOTOS ARE NOW UP

February, 2007
You can now view the new Lady Cheetahs team photos and you can also access high-resolution versions if you wish to print your own photo-quality copies.


Ameet Pall
AMEET PALL HAS A SEASON OF DREAMS
February 5, 2007

Ameet Pall (left) was named the Defensive Game MVP at Saturday's NFL Global Junior Championship which Canada won 23-13 over Team USA. (see story above.) Besides establishing a new league record for QB sacks this year, Ameet was named the Defensive MVP at the Bol d'Or finals which was won by Vanier and was also picked in November as the Gazette's Athlete of the Week. Read all about his incredible season and see photos. Click for



FROM 2006:

SEE A HUGE COLLECTION OF PHOTOS FROM THE
FOOTBALL CHEETAHS' CHAMPIONSHIP SEASON


2005-2006 ATHLETICS AWARDS BANQUET A BIG HIT!
April 25, 2006

This year's Athletics Awards Banquet was held on Tuesday, April 25th. Major awards were presented for many sports and in several special categories. We invite you to view highlights from the evening's festivities. Click for photos from this year's Awards Banquet.



FROM 2005:

VIEW FOOTBALL GAME PHOTOS FROM THE 2005 SEASON


2004-2005 CHEETAH TEAM PHOTOS
December 2005

Team photos for various sports for the year 2004-2005 are now available to view on the web. New to this year, you can now click on any web-sized version to access a high resolution version suitable for printing.


ALSO:
2004-2005 SPORTS ACTION PHOTOS


WOMEN'S RUGBY TEAM WINS LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP
November 8, 2005


Team captain Hunter & Coach Chiasson

Our women's rugby team captured the League Championship on the weekend by defeating John Abbott.

The score was tied 5-5 throughout the game and 2 overtime periods (with Vanier's points coming from a try by Aly Caza) and was decided on penalty kicks.

Aly Caza secured the win on her 2nd kick.

Congrats to Coach Ron Chiasson and to team captain Robin Hunter and the entire team!

Click on the photos at left to view larger versions.


AAA HOOPSTERS GRAB PROVINCIAL TITLE
March 8, 2005

The AAA Men's Basketball team defeated Champlain 75-59 at the Provincial Championships held March 5-6 at Montmorency College.

View more photos that were taken at the game.



MIXED VOLLEYBALL TEAM DIVISION CHAMPS!

Congratulations to our Mixed Volleyball team who took top honours at last weekend's division championships. Click on the image at left to see a larger version.

Photos of Winter Rugby.

From January 2005. You better be tough if you want to play this!



FROM 2004:

LADY BASKETBALL CHEETAHS' NEW PHOTOS

The AAA Women's Basketball team released its latest team photo plus special pictures of presentations to departing graduates.

"ATHLETES IN ACTION" COMES TO VANIER

Montreal Alouettes defensive tackle Rob Brown spoke in the Vanier College Amphitheatre during the Universal Break of November 3rd as part of the "Athletes in Action" inspirational lecture series. View photos and read more about Rob and about Athletes in Action.

AA MEN WIN REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS
From March 22nd, read the whole story.



AAA MEN RETURN FROM NATIONALS
END CHAMPIONSHIPS ON HIGH NOTE WITH WIN

CLICK ON PHOTO FOR LARGER VERSION

From March 22nd, read the whole story.



FROM 2003:

AA CHEETAHS BRING HOME GOLD!

The AA Men's Basketball team capped off a great playoff run with a 102-70 win over Dawson for the gold medal at the Provincial Finals.


The Vanier AAA Basketball teams, both Men's and Women's, brought home twin bronze medals at the Provincial Finals on March 8th.

To view a photo of the two winning teams, click here.


FROM 2002:

VANIER ATHLETICS AWARDS BANQUET OF 2002
Another successful year of athletic achievement was celebrated with Vanier's annual Athletics Awards Banquet. Thte festivities featured an impressive display of individual and group awards.

 

VANIER WRESTLER JAMES MANCINI
WINS NATIONAL TITLE

April 17, 2002

James Mancini took home a Gold Medal at the recent 2002 Cadet/Juvenile National Wrestling Championships. He was also recently honoured as Amateur Athlete Of The Week by the Montreal Gazette of June 19, 2002.



FROM 2001:


VANIER'S RUGBY TEAMS



Vanier Cheetah's Roch Labossiere (#11) carries the ball in a 21-16
heart-stopping victory against the Champlain/Lennoxville Cougars.



Two shots of the Flag-Football Team in action

SEE FOOTBALL ACTION: "2001: A SEASON TO REMEMBER"



Men's AA Soccer team caps off a great 2001 season with a trip to the Provincial Championships.
Click for full story and photo

ARCHIVE OF ACTION PHOTOS FEATURING OUR VARSITY TEAMS

AAA WOMEN'S BASKETBALL:
2010-11        2008-09        2007-08:
SEASON + WIN AT PROVINCIALS + NATIONALS
   
2006-07 incl. WIN AT NATIONALS        2004-05
AAA MEN'S FOOTBALL:
2009        2008        2007 incl. BOL D'OR WIN

2006
incl. BOL D'OR WIN        2005

AAA MEN'S BASKETBALL:
2010-11 WIN AT NATIONALS       2008-09       2007-08       2004-05
AA MEN'S BASKETBALL:
2008-09         2007-08          2004-05

MEN'S SOCCER:
2008     2007     2004
MEN'S AND WOMEN'S RUGBY:
2010       2008       2007
"IN THE SNOW" 2007       2005        2004
WOMEN'S SOCCER:
2004



VIDEOS


DIVISION 1 MEN'S BASKETBALL:

2012 Season: Profile of Ben Millaud-Meunier:

Profile video aired on CTV Sports on March 1, 2012

Huge Championship Win at 2011 CCAA Nationals:

Main video highlights of the Tournament games + MVP Jerome Blake

CTV Montreal report on the Signing Ceremony of the Championship Banner

Raising the Provincial and National Banners in Vanier College Gymnasium

Older videos:
Video Clip of a few highlight plays and dunks from 2003 and 2004


AAA MEN'S FOOTBALL HIGHLIGHT CLIPS:

The 2012 Bol d'Or Win: Game Highlights

Post-2012 Bol d'Or Win Interviews with:
Junior Luke    Hugo Richard    Coach Chryssomalis

September 2012 Defeat of Vieux-Montréal

October 2011 loss against Vieux-Montréal

November 2008 Defeat of Vieux-Montréal

October 2008 Victory over Montmorency

The 2007 Bol d'Or Victory

The 2007 Playoff Semi-finals

September 2007 Win Over Beauce

September 2007 Interview with Rémi Biakabutuka

The 2005 Bol d'Or Finals


AAA WOMEN'S BASKETBALL:

Last Minutes from the 2007 Provincial Finals Victory

Global TV interview after the 2006 Win at the Nationals



VIDEO PROFILES

View a profile on Vanier football star
Bryce Vieira as shown on CTV
Sports on October 21, 2013. Click here
.

(Courtesy of CTV)
 
Click to view the video profile of Bryce Vieira.

View a profile of Vanier wrestling phenom
Dorothy Yeats produced by Trans World Sport
on July 2013 after her repeat win at the
Junior World Championships. Click here.

(Courtesy of CTV)
 Click to view the video profile of Dorothy Yeats.

View a profile on Vanier wrestler
Vince De Marinis as shown on CTV
Sports on May 9, 2013. Click here.

(Courtesy of CTV)
Click to view the video profile of Vince De Marinis.

View a clip on Vanier Div. 1 Basketball
star Ben Millaud as shown on CTV
Sports on March 1, 2012. Click here.

(Courtesy of CTV)
 Click to view the video profile of Ben Millaud-Meunier.

View a profile of Vanier wrestler
Dorothy Yeats shown on CTV Sports
on February 15, 2012. Click here.

(Courtesy of CTV)
 Click to view the video profile of Dorothy Yeats.

View video highlights of Jerome Blake,
Tournament MVP at the CCAA Nationals
held from May 17-19, 2011. Click here.

(Courtesy of Keehs Productions)
 Click to see Jerome Blake's highlights from the 2011 CCAA Nationals.

View a brief clip on Vanier AAA Basketball
star Greg Page as shown on Global TV
on February 2, 2005. Click here.

(Courtesy of Global TV)
 Click to view the video profile of Greg Page.

View a brief profile of Vanier AAA Soccer
star Allejandro Julianas shown on Global
TV on November 3, 2004. Click here.

(Courtesy of Global TV)
 Click to view the video profile of Alejandro Julianas.

View a brief profile of Vanier AAA Basketball
star Paget Berridge as shown on Global
TV on November 19, 2003. Click here.

(Courtesy of Global TV)
 

View a brief profile of Vanier football team
captain William Miller as shown on Global
TV on October 15, 2003. Click here.

(Courtesy of Global TV)
 

Short profile of Vanier Lady Cheetahs
basketball star Dranadia Roc, as shown on
Global TV on January 29, 2003.
Click here.

(Courtesy of Global TV)
 


This is a "teaser" from 2002 for a series of short
promos currently being filmed to heighten awareness
of our Football Cheetahs.
Click here.

(Created by Burt Covit, CAMT Department)
 


Vanier student and three-time Canadian Wrestling Champion David Zilberman is named Athlete of the Week by Global TV in October 2001. For the story and to see the video, click here.

(Presented with permission from Global-TV)

Athletics coordinator Linda Macpherson is
interviewed by Pulse News in August 2001.

Click here
.

(Presented with permission from CFCF Pulse News)


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