Olympic Softball Recap: Day 6

Day 6 of the Olympic Softball tournament did not disappoint. Canada was looking for redemption from the 2008 Olympics, the last games that softball was played in, and get on the podium. The American women were looking to continue their successful tournament by winning a gold medal against Japan.  Canada 3 vs Mexico 2 InContinue reading “Olympic Softball Recap: Day 6”

Olympic Diving Recap: Day 1

This is a collaboration between Brittney Cabral and Krissy Draper Women’s Synchronised 3m Springboard Sunday, July 25th marked the beginning of the Olympic diving competition. The women’s synchronised 3m springboard competition was the first event for the Tokyo competition. Canada was well-represented in the competition with Olympic veteran, Jennifer Abel, and Olympic rookie, Melissa Citrini-Beaulieu,Continue reading “Olympic Diving Recap: Day 1”

A Recap of the 2021 NHL Entry-Level Draft

Friday night was the National Hockey League’s 2021 Entry-Level Draft. The first night of the draft saw the first round of the draft completed. With the majority of the 32 NHL teams choosing in the first round, Friday night was an interesting night to say the least. This is the second consecutive year that theContinue reading “A Recap of the 2021 NHL Entry-Level Draft”

Olympic Softball Recap: Day Two

Weren’t able to stay up (or wake up) early enough to wake up for day two’s Olympic softball competition? Unbenched has you covered! It was an exciting second day in Tokyo for the softball tournament. There were three games on the schedule for today that saw Canada vs the United States facing off in theContinue reading “Olympic Softball Recap: Day Two”

A Short History of the Olympic Games

The Olympic Games have become the pinnacle of sport. The Olympic Rings are one of the most commonly known logos in the entire world and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has become one of the most powerful sports (and political) organizations in the world. The Games are one of the biggest cultural accomplishments of modernContinue reading “A Short History of the Olympic Games”

What’s happening in the Six?

To say that things are heating up in the Six would be an understatement. In the past few days, the NWHL’s Toronto Six franchise has been making some serious roster moves ahead of their second season in the National Women’s Hockey League.  The Toronto Six are coming off of their inaugural season in the NWHL.Continue reading “What’s happening in the Six?”

The Riga Recap: Gold and Bronze Medal Recap

The final few days of the IIHF Men’s World Championships were nothing short of exciting. A team who had started the tournament out with 3 losses turned it around in the latter part of the tournament to come out with a overtime gold-medal victory, two close semi-final games, and an up and coming hockey nationContinue reading “The Riga Recap: Gold and Bronze Medal Recap”