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Simcoe Seals Swim Team head coach Shirley Shaw has been awarded the Governor General of Canada's Sovereign's Medal for Volunteers. The medal recognizes exceptional volunteer achievements of Canadians. JACOB ROBINSON/Simcoe Reformer

Special medal for swim coach

When Simcoe's Shirley Shaw returned from a tropical vacation to a message from the Governor General's office the Special Olympics coach figured someone was having a little fun at her expense.

Toronto Argonauts linebacker Marcus Ball and running back Anthony Coombs celebrate with the Grey Cup on Nov. 26, 2017 (CP)

Argonauts slay mighty Stampeders

OTTAWA — This is what makes the Canadian Football League wonderfully unique, a treasure north of the border. Once again the Grey Cup delivered in drama ... and in snow.