- It is a facility which will be for the surrounding Sherbrooke/Lennoxville and Champlain College.
- It probably will help the football Gaiters with recruiting.
- cishoops.ca, talk about timing, has a capsule up coach Rod Gilpin's Gaiters.
- A new 800-seat hockey arena is part of the plans. Bishop's had a hockey team once upon a time. Many similar-sized liberal arts schools in New England also have men's and women's hockey teams (there are only three of each among QSSF schools).
- People in Ontario must wonder how it is the federal Tories are so eager to spend all this money in Quebec. It angries up the Upper Canadian blood, just kidding, but not really.
Bishop's Gaiters' athletic digs get an upgrade ...
A couple notes about the announcement Bishop's is getting funding from three levels of government for a $29.5-million reno and expansion of its athletic facilities: