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Tyler Preziuso and Tanner Sidaway

Young JDF hockey stars hit the ice for Canada

In the backyard of his Langford home, Tanner Sidaway registers slap shots…

Tyler Preziuso and Tanner Sidaway
Tapped out: Cassie Dennis of the UVic Vikes stays on her feet against the Trinity Western Spartans in game one of the Keg Cup at Centennial Stadium on Saturday. The Vikes won 2-1 over  the Spartans but lost the Keg consolation final 2-0 to the Alberta Pandas on Sunday. Also on Sunday

SPORTS IN BRIEF: Baby ‘Rocks hold lacrosse tryouts; Gorge prep for provincials, Vic West win Doug Day Cup

Intermediate Baby ’Rocks hold tryouts The defending provincial champion Intermediate A Victoria…

Tapped out: Cassie Dennis of the UVic Vikes stays on her feet against the Trinity Western Spartans in game one of the Keg Cup at Centennial Stadium on Saturday. The Vikes won 2-1 over  the Spartans but lost the Keg consolation final 2-0 to the Alberta Pandas on Sunday. Also on Sunday

Chargers named all-Canadians

Third-year Camosun Chargers basketball players Chelsea McMullen and Blake Mansbridge were named…

Motocross kicks off season with B.C. championship series race

The Westshore Motocross Association is bringing the B.C. championship series back to…

Captain Ali Knight

Perfect season for JDF bantam girls

C squad takes league championshipAfter winning 13 league games and the playoffs,…

  • Mar 25, 2011
Captain Ali Knight
Victoria Canoe and Kayak Club members Irena Jaswinski

Voyageur canoe fleet to paddle round Saanich Peninsula

30th anniversary of canoe club’s Paddle for the Kids

Victoria Canoe and Kayak Club members Irena Jaswinski
Scott Freeman has two goals and three assists in his first five games with the Victoria Salmon Kings since joining the team out of Clarkson University last week.

Salmon Kings buzz with new blood, lock down seventh place

No joke, Salmon Kings to host $5 ticket night April 1

Scott Freeman has two goals and three assists in his first five games with the Victoria Salmon Kings since joining the team out of Clarkson University last week.
Former Canucks' player Cliff 'The Hunk' Ronning gets a little help from fireworks shooting off his skates as the NHL Oldtimers stormed Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre on Wednesday night.

Cliff Ronning blasts through Victoria

NHL Oldtimers take to the ice at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre

Former Canucks' player Cliff 'The Hunk' Ronning gets a little help from fireworks shooting off his skates as the NHL Oldtimers stormed Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre on Wednesday night.
The Saanich Braves Pee Wee AA celebrate their gold medal at the Coquitlam Minor Hockey Association's Spring Break Ice Jam. March 18 to 21.

Saanich Braves Pee Wee AA boys win spring break tourney

The Saanich Braves Pee Wee AA hockey team took home the gold…

The Saanich Braves Pee Wee AA celebrate their gold medal at the Coquitlam Minor Hockey Association's Spring Break Ice Jam. March 18 to 21.
Currently in his NLL rookie season with the Minnesota Swarm

Shamrocks hope to build around ‘tough as nails’ acquisition

The Victoria Shamrocks just made their biggest move in preparation for the…

Currently in his NLL rookie season with the Minnesota Swarm
Kim Genereux and Harp Sandu co-founded the Rink of Dreams 24-hour hockey marathon at Bear Mountain arena last weekend.

Hockey marathon comes through for sick kids

After 24 hours of non-stop hockey at Bear Mountain arena, the Rink…

Kim Genereux and Harp Sandu co-founded the Rink of Dreams 24-hour hockey marathon at Bear Mountain arena last weekend.
Evan Woodson of the Oak Bay Bays jumps past Nick Irvine (left) of the Burnaby South Rebels at the 66th annual BC Boys AAA Championship Tournament at the Langley Events Centre on March 16.

Bays slip to consolation at B.C.s

Oak Bay started strong at the AAA boys' provincial basketball championships last…

Evan Woodson of the Oak Bay Bays jumps past Nick Irvine (left) of the Burnaby South Rebels at the 66th annual BC Boys AAA Championship Tournament at the Langley Events Centre on March 16.
Jamie Cameron turns a corner in the final stages of the Island Cup Series elite men’s cross-country race at Mount Work-Hartland. Cameron finished fifth overall. Hartland is the first stop of nine cross-country stops in the 2011 Island series.

Results from Island series cross-country racing at Hartland

Results from Island Cup Series X-Country Race No. 1 by Pro City…

Jamie Cameron turns a corner in the final stages of the Island Cup Series elite men’s cross-country race at Mount Work-Hartland. Cameron finished fifth overall. Hartland is the first stop of nine cross-country stops in the 2011 Island series.
Victoria Cougars' forward Trevor McNeil ended his junior career as his team's MVP in the VIJHL finals. The Peninsula Panthers ousted the Cougars in Game 7 to win the Brent Patterson Memorial Trophy on Sunday

JUNIOR B: Peninsula completes unthinkable comeback to win Island championship

800 people gather in Esquimalt to witness Peninsula Panthers win 2011 Brent Patterson Memorial Trophy

Victoria Cougars' forward Trevor McNeil ended his junior career as his team's MVP in the VIJHL finals. The Peninsula Panthers ousted the Cougars in Game 7 to win the Brent Patterson Memorial Trophy on Sunday

Horseshoe Club throws doors open to guests

The Victoria Horseshoe Club is opening its doors on Saturday, March 26.“It’s…

At the request of Metchosin council

West Shore a haven for cycling road races

Cycling road races will pop up across the West Shore this spring.While…

At the request of Metchosin council
Castaway-Wanderers Matt Buckley tackled by Meralomas' centre Brock Staller

RUGBY: Second half starts Saturday, James Bay hosts Burnaby, CW host Vikes

Phil Mack returns to national sevens team for Hong Kong tournament

Castaway-Wanderers Matt Buckley tackled by Meralomas' centre Brock Staller
AFC owners Jason Heit and Darren Owen make their pitch on CBC's Dragons' Den

Almost a year later, AFC owners still in talks with Dragons Den investors

Dragon’s Den spot could help MMA organization expand off the Island

AFC owners Jason Heit and Darren Owen make their pitch on CBC's Dragons' Den
Emily Greig bowls at Sidney’s Miracle Lanes.

Saanich bowler fourth at provincials

With a handful of 300s and a 900-triple under her belt this…

Emily Greig bowls at Sidney’s Miracle Lanes.