The engine of Amy Pattenden’s car was smoking, her tires were spinning and mud was splattering on her through the open windows.
It takes about 15 minutes to cover the 12 kilometres between the Barrie Molson Centre and the Barrie Country Club.
Looking for a strong start to their 2014 Ontario Colleges Athletic Association men’s rugby season, the Georgian Grizzlies hosted last year’s defending bronze medallists, the Conestoga Condors, on Sunday afternoon at the Barrie Community Sports Complex in Midhurst.
The Ivy Leafs and the Aurora Jays are knotted at two wins apiece in their best-of-seven North Dufferin Baseball League championship series.
The Barrie Lawn Bowling Club's final tournament of the summer was played on Saturday at the Barrie Sports Dome.
The Innisfil Skating Club is preparing for another season of learning and fun.
The Philadelphia Eagles rallied for a second successive week to record a 30-27 victory with a Cody Parkey field goal as time expired to beat the Indianapolis Colts on Monday.
Maybe this wasn’t the right time.
Tom Fergus’ cellphone rang late Sunday afternoon.
A nagging back injury will likely keep Daniel Alfredsson away from the Detroit Red Wings training camp this week.
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, who is facing charges in Texas for child abuse in an incident involving a 4-year-old son, has been accused in a separate incident involving another 4-year-old son, KHOU-TV in Houston reported Monday.
Victor Ortiz is hoping to step back into the boxing ring and take on undefeated champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. one final time.
Tiger Woods has yet to swing a golf club since missing the cut at last month's PGA Championship but said on Monday his recovery from a back injury was progressing well and that he anticipated a full playing schedule next year.
Ottawa's hockey faithful were making a buzz online following the launch of EA's NHL 15 video game.
The Blue Jays’ margin for error was already very small. After Sunday’s 6-5 defeat at the hands of the Tampa Bay Rays, it is microscopic.
The United States retained their basketball World Cup title after overcoming an early deficit to beat the tournament's surprise package Serbia 129-92 in a one-sided final on Sunday.
Undefeated five-division champion Floyd Mayweather Jr claimed a unanimous decision over Argentina's Marcos Maidana to successfully defend three world titles and push his perfect record to 47-0 on Saturday.
In a week where the NFL, it’s players and the league office shot itself in the foot repeatedly, finding sympathy for anyone in that league is a tough road these days.