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Panthers to Host Military Appreciation Game on Sunday

Jan 19, 2018 | Canadore College

(NORTH BAY, ONT.) – Canadore College’s elite student athletes will be dedicating their varsity basketball game to the military this Sunday.

Military personnel and their families from 22 Wing North Bay, its Squadrons and affiliates, will be the Panthers’ special guests, treated to a pre-game social followed by an appreciation ceremony.  

Event:             Canadore Panthers vs. Fleming Knights

Date:               Sunday, January 21, 2018

Time:             Pre-game ceremony at 12:50 p.m.

                        Game-time at 1 p.m.

Location:        Education Centre Gym, 100 College Drive, North Bay, Ont.

Entry to Sunday’s game is free, and patrons are encouraged to wear red at Sunday’s game. Spectators will also have the chance to ‘net for cash’ at half-time.

The men’s varsity basketball team also plays against the Durham Lords on Saturday at 4 p.m.

Panthers athletics also includes men’s and women’s varsity indoor soccer, campus rec ice hockey, co-ed rec pickleball, co-ed rec ice hockey and co-ed volleyball.

To see full elite student team rosters, visit

All spectators are welcome! 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 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 44,000 alumni working across the globe. Canadore receives less than 50 per cent of its traditional funding from the provincial Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development and relies on its own innovation and entrepreneurial endeavours 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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