Category Archives: Halifax

Halifax is Dullsville in Summer

Here is another Alex J. Walling article.  This article is from the July 9. 2007 edition of the Daily News and discusses how Halifax has no big-time sports going on during the summer months.  Now 11 years later, not much … Continue reading

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Nova Scotia Clippers Results

Here are the game results of the Nova Scotia Clippers (Canadian Soccer League, 1991).  The franchise was rewarded in April 1989, played their first game two years later.  The Clippers’ training camp opened April 22 at Cole Harbour Place.  The … Continue reading

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It’s the Windjammers

I am going to start a series where I will be posting media from the unveiling (or orgins) of a previous Maritime-based sports franchise.  With the recent unveiling of the HFX Wanderers FC and the rumours of CFL and NLL … Continue reading

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Nobody Takes the Fort!

There have been two sports teams called the Halifax Citadels.  During the 1956 Halifax & District Baseball League season, there was a team called the Citadels.  This was the only season the baseball Citadels existed.  They replaced the old Cardinals … Continue reading

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Halifax Sports Saturation

There was recently an article in the Halifax Star-Metro explaining the potential sports saturation with all the rumours of potential teams coming to Halifax.  The city already has the Mooseheads, Hurricanes and now the Privateers.  There is also rumours of both … Continue reading

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Wanderers Grounds Follies

    This Saturday, Canada will play the United States at the refurbished Wanderers Grounds.  Three years ago, Canada was to play the Glasgow Warriors there, but due to poor field conditions the game was moved to Spryfield days before … Continue reading

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Pro Ball Belongs in Halifax

Alternative title: You may say I’m a dreamer.  But I’m not the only one. The other day I mentioned how Alex J. Walling has suggested in the past that Halifax could handle a professional baseball team.  I browsed the newspaper archives … Continue reading

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