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Panthers Play Home Court this Weekend

Nov 15, 2018 | Canadore College

(NORTH BAY, ONT.) – The Canadore Panthers have home court advantage this weekend against the Algonquin Thunder and the La Cité Coyotes.

On Saturday, Panthers men’s basketball will face off against the Thunder, and both volleyball teams will battle La Cité.

La Cité will hit the court again on Sunday in men’s basketball.

The women’s volleyball team is ranked 6th in the Ontario Colleges Athletics Association (OCAA) standings, undefeated at 6-0 in the east division. In men’s volleyball, the Panthers are ranked 10th with a 4-2 record in the east division. The men’s basketball team is ranked 7th in the OCAA east division.

Saturday, November 17                                                        Sunday, November 18

MBB Panthers vs. Thunder @ 1 p.m.                                     MBB Panthers vs. Coyotes @ 1 p.m.

WVB Panthers vs. Coyotes @ 6 p.m.                                                           

MVB Panthers vs. Coyotes @ 8 p.m.

All events take place at the Education Centre gym. Admission is free, but as a part of the college’s food insecurity initiative, patrons are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to games to help stock the shelves of the North Bay Food Bank and the Canadore College Emergency Student Food Bank. Game enthusiasts also receive complimentary popcorn.

GET YOUR CLAWS OUT to support your Canadore College Panthers.

Canadore College trains people through applied learning, leadership and innovation. It provides access to over 75 full-time quality programs and has outstanding faculty and provides success services to students from nearly 400 Canadian communities and 15 international countries. The College and its students add nearly $244 million to Nipissing Parry Sound Service Area economy. Approximately 1,000 students graduate from Canadore each year, and they join 45,000 alumni working across the globe. Canadore receives less than 50 per cent of its traditional funding from the provincial Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities and relies on its own innovation and entrepreneurial endeavors and generous donors for the balance.

For more information, please contact:  Jessica Charette at 705.475.2538 or; Carrie Richmond at 705.474.7600, ext. 5216 or

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