Thames Valley Central Region

Western Bowl

Short Snaps

  • 2012 Champion: St. Thomas Aquinas

  • Since 1949, Catholic Central has captured seventeen titles.  Laurier has eight and London Central seven.

  • Conduct both senior and junior leagues

  • 2012 League Final:
    St. Thomas Aquinas
    defeated Catholic Central

  • League champion advances to WOSSAA championship (Challenge Cup) vs. TVRAA Central champion

  • 2012 WOSSAA championship:
    St. Thomas Aquinas
    defeated St. Joseph.

  • WOSSAA champion advances to Western Bowl playdowns with CWOSSA and SWOSSAA. 

  • 2012 Western Bowl Semi-final:
    Herman defeated St. Thomas Aquinas

  • Bowl Appearances (9); Championships (6):
    Western Bowl: Mother Teresa (2009, 2007); Catholic Central (2005, 2004); A. B. Lucas (2011); St. Thomas Aquinas (2006)

  • Convener: Central Conference: Tim Orr, A. B. Lucas

Western Ontario Secondary School Athletic Association
Thames Valley Regional Athletic Association

Policy

Schedule
Standings
Results
Past Champions
Past Championship Results
Recommended information sources
London Free Press
 

2012 Teams

School Nickname Classification Senior Junior
      Tier One Tier Two Tier One Tier Two
A. B. Lucas Vikings

AAAA

Yes

 

Yes

 

Catholic Central Crusaders

AAA

Yes

 

Yes

 

Clarke Road Trojans

AAAA

 

Yes

 

Yes

H. B. Beal Raiders

AAAA

 

Yes

Yes

Yes

Holy Cross Centurions

AA

 

Moved

 

Ex*

John Paul II Jaguars

AAAA

Yes

 

Yes

 

London Central Golden Ghosts

AAA

Yes

 

Yes

 

London South Lions

AAA

Yes

 

Yes

 

Medway Cowboys

AAA

Yes

 

Yes

 

Montcalm Cougars

AA

 

Moved

 

 

Mother Teresa Spartans

AAAA

Yes

 

Yes

 

Oakridge Oaks

AAA

 

Yes

 

Yes

Regina Mundi Titans

AAA

 

Yes

 

Yes

Saunders Sabres

AAAA

Yes

 

Yes

 

Sir Frederick Banting Broncos

AAAA

Yes

 

Yes

 

Sir Wilfrid Laurier Rams

AAA

 

Yes

 

Yes

Strathroy Saints

AAA

 

Yes

 

Yes

St. Thomas Aquinas Flames

AAAA

Yes

 

Yes

 

Westminster Wildcats

AA

 

Moved

 

Out

32 Teams    

10

6

10

6

Ex* Holy Cross Junior team will only play exhibition games during 2012
Moved: Holy Cross, Montcalm and Westminster moved to South-east Varsity in 2012

 

Recent Champions

  Central Conference
  Senior Junior
  Tier One Tier Two Tier One Tier Two
2012 St. Thomas Aquinas Oakridge A B Lucas Catholic Central
2011 A B Lucas Banting John Paul II Banting
2010 Catholic Central South Central Banting
2009 Mother Teresa Laurier Oakridge John Paul II
2008 Catholic Central H. B. Beal Mother Teresa unknown
2007 Mother Teresa unknown Saunders unknown

 

League Bowl Record

2011 Western A B Lucas defeated Northern (SWOSSAA, LSSAA) 24-6
2009 Western Mother Teresa defeated Northern (SWOSSAA, LSSAA) 10-0
2007 Western Mother Teresa defeated Holy Names (SWOSSAA, WECSSAA) 30-7
2006 Western St. Thomas Aquinas defeated Guelph (CWOSSA, District 10) 40-7
2005 Western Catholic Central defeated Sandwich (SWOSSAA, WECSSAA)  45-6
2004 Western Catholic Central defeated Guelph (CWOSSA, WCSSAA) 33-27
2003 Western A. B. Lucas lost to Sandwich (SWOSSAA, WECSSAA)  27-4
2001 Western London South lost to Sandwich (SWOSSAA, WECSSAA) 24-10
2000 Western Catholic Central lost to Herman (SWOSSAA, WECSSAA) 26-0