THE MONTREAL ALOUETTES

THE MONTREAL ALOUETTES

February 01, 2006 17:17 ET

The Montreal Alouettes: Basketball Tour Sweeps Quebec

MONTREAL, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Feb. 1, 2006) - Once again this winter, Als fans will not only be able see their favourite football players on the ice, but on the court as well as the team kicks off its third-annual basketball tour in conjunction with its CN Adopt an Alouette program.

Led by tackle Luke Fritz, Alouettes' players Bryan Chiu, Anwar Stewart, Paul Lambert, Uzooma Okeke, Damon Duval, Patrick Dorvelus, Shaun Diner, Phillip Gauthier, Anthony Calvillo, Mike Botterill, Dave Stala and a few others will face local elementary school representatives throughout Quebec.

Reaching more than 150 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' 2006 "School is Cool" Tour
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Dates Schools (Cities) Dates Schools (Cities)
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Feb. 1 Pierre-Elliot-Trudeau (Montreal) Mar. 20 Ecole Ste-
Marguerite
(Montreal)
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Feb. 2 St. John-Bosco (Montreal) Mar. 21 Ecole Secondaire
Mont-Royal
(V.M.R.)
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Feb. 6 Dunrae Gardens (Montreal) Mar. 22 James Lyng
(Montreal)
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Feb. 7 St. George's (Westmount) Mar. 23 Laurentian
Regional (Lachute)
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Feb. 8 Lester B. Pearson (Montreal) Mar.24 Willingdon
(Montreal)
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Feb. 9 Hebrew Academy (Cote-St. Luc) Mar. 27 McCaig (Rosemere)
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Feb. 14 The Study (Westmount) Mar.28 Mackay (Montreal)
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Feb. 15 John Caboto (Montreal) Mar.29 John Grant (Cote-
St. Luc)
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Feb. 16 Terry Fox (Pierrefonds) Mar. 30 Our Lady of Pompei
(Montreal)
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Feb. 17 Laurentia (St. Jerome) Apr. 3 Hochelaga
(Montreal)
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Feb. 20 Gardenview (St. Laurent) Apr. 4 Jean-de-Lafontaine
(Lachenaie)
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Feb. 21 Mt. Bruno (St. Bruno) Apr. 10 Edward Murphy
(Montreal)
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Feb. 22 Westpark (D.D.O.) Apr. 11 Westmount
(Westmount)
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Feb. 23 Courtland Park (Dorval) Apr. 12 Honore-Mercier
(St. Leonard)
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Feb. 27 Sunnydale Park (D.D.O.) Apr.18 Elizabeth
Ballantyne
(Montreal Ouest)
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Feb. 28 St Gregoire-le-Grand (Montreal) Apr. 19 Dalkeith (Anjou)
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Mar. 1 St. Anthony (Pierrefonds) Apr. 20 The Priory School
(Westmount)
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Mar. 2 Cedarcrest (St. Laurent)
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