THE MONTREAL ALOUETTES

THE MONTREAL ALOUETTES

January 17, 2007 12:34 ET

From Football to Basketball: The 4th annual Alouettes Basketball Tour Hits the Courts Jan. 30

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 17, 2007) - Coming soon, Alouettes players will begin the fourth edition of the team's basketball tour throughout the Montreal region in conjunction with its CN Adopt an Alouette program in collaboration with Pfizer.

Led by tackle Luke Fritz, Alouettes' players Etienne Boulay, Bryan Chiu, Anwar Stewart, Paul Lambert, Uzooma Okeke, Damon Duval, Matthieu Proulx, Shaun Diner, Anthony Calvillo, Keith Stokes, Duane Butler, Dave Mudge, Ian Allen, Scott Flory and a few others will face local elementary school representatives throughout Quebec.

Reaching close to 300 schools all over the province, the School is Cool and CN Adopt an Alouette programs are designed to promote education and fight Quebec's high school dropout rate.



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The Alouettes' 2007 "School is Cool" Tour
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Dates Schools (Cities) Dates Schools (Cities)
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Jan. 30 John Caboto (Mtl) Feb. 28 Edinburgh (Mtl West)
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Jan. 31 Lindsay Place (Pointe-Claire) Mar. 1 Chambly Academy
(St-Lambert)
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Feb. 1 St-Jean-Baptiste de Lasalle (Mtl) Mar. 2 Leonardo Da Vinci
(Mtl)
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Feb. 5 Carlyle Elementary (TMR) Mar. 12 JFK Elementary
(Laval)
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Feb. 6 Laurentian Elementary (Lachute) Mar. 13 Mackay (Mtl)
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Feb. 7 St-Raphael (Mtl) Mar. 14 St-John's High
School (Mtl)
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Feb. 9 Pierre Boucher (Boucherville) Mar. 15 Gerald McShane
(Mtl nord)
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Feb. 12 Greendale Elementary (Pierrefond Mar. 20 St John Bosco (Mtl)
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Feb. 13 Notre Dame de la Paix (Verdun) Mar. 21 Dorset Elementary
(Baie D'Urfe)
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Feb. 14 Talmud Torahs (Snowdon) Mar. 22 Beacon Hill
(Beaconsfield)
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Feb. 15 Frederick Banting (Mtl-nord) Mar. 27 St George's (Mtl)
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Feb. 16 Pierre-Elliot-Trudeau (Mtl) Mar. 28 Emmanuel Christian
(DDO)
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Feb. 20 Morin Heights (Morin Heights) Mar. 29 Orchard Elementary
(Lasalle)
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Feb. 21 Hampstead Elementary (Mtl) Apr. 3 St-Gabriel (Mtl)
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Feb. 23 Martin Belanger (Lachine) Apr. 4 McLearon
(Pointe-aux-Trembles)
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Feb. 27 John Paul 1 H.S. (St-Leonard)
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