Bianca Andreescu is the hottest news story to come out of Mississauga in 2019. The teenage tennis sensation has won the hearts and minds of Canadians across the world, and has given us all a new name to root for. See here for more on the story of Bianca Andreescu, and here for photos of the She The North Rally last week.

Of course, Bianca Andreescu isn’t the first big name star to emerge from Mississauga. Our fair city has a long history of producing noteworthy people from across all mediums, be it art, music, or acting. Today, however, we want to take a specific look at sports.

Naturally, there have been hundreds of athletes emerge from Mississauga and become stars in their respective fields, but today we’re just going to look at a handful of the most noteworthy.