Sports

Penticton Vees alum ink NHL deals

Former Vees sign deals with NHL clubs the Nashville Predators and Minnesota Wild

Olympic swimmer visited Hope and lead workshop for the next generation of aquatic olympians

Brent Hayden and his wife, Nadina Zarifeh, hosted a local workshop for youths 9- to 15-years-old

  • Mar 26, 2019

Slow growth year for Shames as season comes to close

The hill had lower numbers due to unusual winter

  • Mar 26, 2019

Kimberley Dynamiters are Kootenay Conference Champs

It took triple overtime to put away the Beaver Valley Nitehawks

Top 10 finishes for Penticton cross country skier at nationals

Fred Albrechtson had three top 10 finishes at the national cross country ski finals in Quebec

Former Surrey Eagles forward joins AHL’s Chicago Wolves

Brady Shaw signs professional tryout contract after strong showing in ECHL

Five North Islanders selected to all-star games

Hayden Fieret and Dawson Fox of the Isfeld Ice senior boys basketball team have been selected to play on the North A team at the Vancouver Island Seniors Classic all-star games, April 6 at Spectrum Secondary in Victoria. Their teammate Ian Rutledge will play on the Island North B team.

  • Mar 26, 2019

Victoria Royals look ahead to Game 3 in playoff series

Best of seven series tied 1-1 after weekend play

  • Mar 25, 2019

ESSO Fun Day aims to introduce girls to hockey

The WLMHA is once again working to bring female hockey to the forefront

  • Mar 25, 2019

Surrey Falcons females win Bantam provincial hockey banner, place second in Peewee final

'We told the girls that everyone had to contribute for us to be successful,' head coach says

  • Mar 25, 2019

North Delta Huskies battled the odds to win B.C. basketball title

"All the cards were stacked against us," says Huskies coach

  • Mar 25, 2019

New Fraser Valley trail running race series will take place in Mission and Manning Park this spring

First race to take place on the Bear Mountain trail network in Mission, in June

  • Mar 25, 2019

15 Nanaimo athletes chosen basketball all-stars

Vancouver Island Classic announces this year's rosters

  • Mar 25, 2019

Vernon Vipers edge out Trail Smoke Eaters

Trail's season came to an end as the Vernon Vipers won Game 7 5-2

  • Mar 25, 2019

Dynamiters split games three and four in Beaver Valley

Fifth game is tonight at the Kimberley Civic Centre

Maple Ridge goalie named junior B most inspirational player

Matthew Trulsen played through season despite the death of his older brother.

  • Mar 25, 2019

Athlete of the week: Patricia Fortunato

Patricia Fortunato (right) is the Canadian Tire/Western News Athlete of the Week

Trail Smoke Eaters look to repeat Game-7 win

Smoke Eaters veteran goalie Marcoux magnificent in return in must-win match

Revelstoke Grizzlies to play game five against Kelowna Chiefs tonight

The conference series is tied 2-2

  • Mar 25, 2019

North Island Peewee Eagles go 2-2 at Tier 3 Championships in Powell River

All told, it was a pretty successful season for the North Island Peewee Eagles.