Highlights/Lionel Conacher

Arts and Entertainment, International, Society

Shapovalov adds to his magical year, winning the Conacher Award

Denis Shapovalov, the hot-shot kid with the flowing locks and the gorgeous strokes, has been named by Canadian Press as Canada’s male athlete of the year, winner of the Lionel Conacher Award. Shapovalov collected 31 per cent of the votes» 

International, Society

De Grasse named Canadian male athlete of the year

Andre De Grasse, the slightly-built sprinter with an infectious smile and blinding speed who won the hearts of Canadians with his performance at the Rio Olympics, is the winner of the Lionel Conacher Award as The Canadian Press male athlete»