Category: News Update

Fleming Knights Powerlifting Earns Title of Strongest School

Fleming Knights extramural powerlifting team overwhelms the podium and earns the title of strongest school at their first competition of the 2018-19 season. Peterborough, ON November 30, 2018 – Following a highly successful competition at Sheridan College in Brampton on Sunday November 25, the Fleming Knights extramural powerlifting team celebrates their high success and recognition …

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Fleming Knights Men’s Rugby: Knights Bounce Back and Defeat the Lancers

Peterborough, ON: Today the Fleming Knights’ varsity men’s rugby team hosted the Loyalist Lancers at the Fleming Sports Complex. The Knights, coming off a season opening loss to the Algonquin Thunder, bounced back easily defeating the Lancers by a score of 51-5. The Knights came ready to play from the first whistle as they scored …

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Women’s Loggersports Takes 2nd at Their Two Recent Competitions

The Fleming Knights Loggersports’ Women’s One team took second place at the McGill University Competition (January 2018), and at the Dalhousie University (February 2018). The Fleming Knights Women’s One Loggersports team was a force to be reckoned with this past winter placing in a number of events and overall taking second place at both competitions …

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Fleming Knights Women’s Curling Team: Nationals Bound

After participating in the OCAA Curling Championships at Sault College in Sault Ste. Marie Ontario, the Fleming Knights Women’s Curling team was crowned bronze, and qualified for Nationals. In the semifinals, Fleming took a strong lead against Fanshawe scoring five in the first three ends. Fanshawe stormed back in the fourth and fifth end and …

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Fleming Knights Men’s Volleyball Qualify to Host Crossovers

The Fleming Knights fought hard throughout the season, and finished fourth in the East division to move onto the first round of playoffs, the Crossover. Pending a victory in the OCAA Crossovers the Knights would move onto playoffs at Georgian College, Barrie.   The Fleming Knights men’s volleyball season came full circle this year. In …

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Fleming Barbell Club, First Official Year as an Extramural Powerlifting Team and Making a Name for the Fleming Knights

This past weekend marks a high point for one of the Fleming Knights new extramural teams. The Fleming Knights powerlifting team sent a list of competitors to compete at the 2018 Seneca College and University Meet. The Knights had competitors competing in both the Ontario Powerlifting Association (OPA) and the Extramural meets. On Saturday February …

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Knights’ Cross Country Coach Named Head Coach for Athletics Ontario’s U16 Team

Darl Sutherland, head coach of the Fleming Knights varsity cross country team and head coach of the extramural track team, was named head coach for the Athletics Ontario’s U16 track team.  Sutherland has been an asset to the Knights’ cross country and track teams for a number of years. Now Sutherland will be expanding his …

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Fred Batley: 40 years of service

Over the last four decades, Fred Batley has seen a lot of change at Fleming College. Fred, Athletics Coordinator, recently celebrated 40 years of service at Fleming. Starting out at McDonnell Street as a program assistant in the Recreation Department in 1977, Fred recalls there were only about 800-1,000 students at the time. Today, Sutherland …

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Fleming Knights Host Cross Country Invitational

Fleming Knights Host Cross Country Invitational: Athletes Persevere Running Through the September Heat Peterborough, ON:  On September 24th, the Fleming Knights hosted the second cross country invitational meet of the OCAA season. Both the heat and the rugged terrain of Fleming’s course made it quite the challenge for all runners. First place in the women’s …

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Fleming Knights Rugby Player Plays for Ontario Winning National Silver

Port Hope native, Reece Honey, of Fleming’s men’s rugby team made the Ontario Blues U19 Rugby team this summer, which placed silver at the Canadian Rugby Championships. The U19 Canadian Rugby Championship took place July 17 – 22 in Truro, NS. Honey played as a lock for Fleming College in the fall of 2016. During …

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