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SPORTS IN BRIEF: Outdoor volleyball series ready to go; Highlanders to finish season at Royal Athletic Park

Outdoor volleyball series ready to go; Highlanders to finish season at Royal Athletic Park

TOUR DE FRANCE: Another peloton-day for Hesjedal, Garmin-Cervelo

Great momentum for Hesjdal's (30th) Garmin-Cervelo as David Millar moves into 4th

Emily Schmidt is hoping to reach the podium with gold in all three diving events - the 1m

Saanich divers seek gold at junior nationals

Eleven Boardworks diving team members at Speedo Junior Diving Nationals in Quebec this week

Emily Schmidt is hoping to reach the podium with gold in all three diving events - the 1m
Craig Kadir is helping organize the 12th annual Paul Valentine Memorial three-on-three basketball tournament held at West Shore Parks and Recreation on July 9 and 10.

Memorial 3-on-3 raising funds for Willway

Family and friends of the late Paul Valentine are hosting the 12th annual Paul Valentine Memorial three-on-three basketball tournament this weekend.

Craig Kadir is helping organize the 12th annual Paul Valentine Memorial three-on-three basketball tournament held at West Shore Parks and Recreation on July 9 and 10.

SPORTS IN BRIEF: Football’s Davis opts for WSU Cougars: Bear Mtn. to host Ronald McDonald House golf: Metro soccer Capitals tops in B.C.: Gross second at Vancouver Triathlon

SPORTS IN BRIEF: Football's Davis opts for WSU Cougars: Bear Mtn. to host Ronald McDonald House golf: Metro soccer Capitals tops in B.C.: Gross second at Vancouver Triathlon

B.C. Blues sweep field hockey nationals

Canadian women's junior team make senior field hockey nationals finals

Ryder Hesjedal after stage 1 of the 2011 Tour de France

TOUR DE FRANCE: Hesjedal claws back as team sprints to first

Hesjedal and Garmin-Cervelo win Team Time Trial (stage 2)

Ryder Hesjedal after stage 1 of the 2011 Tour de France
Edward Hill/News staff Langford runner Mark Nelson shows some of the timing equipment used in road races on Vancouver Island and the Mainland. With business partner Nick Walker

Langford runners make dent in race market

For any race director, the electronic chirp as runners pass over timing mats is music to their ears.

Edward Hill/News staff Langford runner Mark Nelson shows some of the timing equipment used in road races on Vancouver Island and the Mainland. With business partner Nick Walker
Ali Lee packs more than sticks in her stick bag. The national women's field hockey team defender handles media relations for the team

Media and the game: How a national field hockey player handles her team’s media relations

When she isn’t practising with the national team, Ali Lee works to promote it

Ali Lee packs more than sticks in her stick bag. The national women's field hockey team defender handles media relations for the team
Former Edmonton Eskmios kicker and Canadian Football Hall of Famer Dave Culter (left) has given the benefit of his experience to up-and-coming Belmont kicker Michael Peverelle.

Belmont football kicker learns craft from the best

A young Belmont athlete is being touted as the next big talent in football kicking — and he has the backing of one of the best placekickers in Canadian football history.

Former Edmonton Eskmios kicker and Canadian Football Hall of Famer Dave Culter (left) has given the benefit of his experience to up-and-coming Belmont kicker Michael Peverelle.

SPORTS IN BRIEF: Golf pros tee off at Victoria Golf Club; Rowers join U23 national team; Riley McCormick named to World’s; Victoria Cougars junior sked released

Golf pros tee off at Victoria Golf Club; Rowers join U23 national team; Riley McCormick named to World's; Victoria Cougars junior sked released

SPORTS IN BRIEF: Final Highlanders match at Bear Mountain stadium

The Victoria Highlanders men’s squad face Victoria United tonight in its last game at Bear Mountain stadium before moving its home field to Royal Athletic Park.

High schooler Maddie Secco performs a drill during national team training. The Oak Bay High student will play for Canada's junior squad in the Senior National  Field Hockey tournament at UVic this week.

Field hockey nationals start Wednesday at UVic

Field hockey nationals spot lights Oak Bay teen

High schooler Maddie Secco performs a drill during national team training. The Oak Bay High student will play for Canada's junior squad in the Senior National  Field Hockey tournament at UVic this week.
Stan Peterec holds copies of the Victoria daily's sports section from Dec. 11

Prize fighting returns to armoury

Bay Street Armoury tradition continues with Summer Slugfest V

Stan Peterec holds copies of the Victoria daily's sports section from Dec. 11
Joel Lowry was drafted to the Los Angeles Kings

DRAFTED: Q ‘n A with Victoria Grizzlies’ forward Joel Lowry

Victoria Grizzlies forward Joel Lowry drafted to the Los Angeles Kings, 140th overall

Joel Lowry was drafted to the Los Angeles Kings

SPORTS IN BRIEF: Cordova Bay soccer team going to Sweden; Cricket great to visit Beacon Hill; Canada’s early roster released for Rugby World Cup

SPORTS IN BRIEF: Cordova Bay soccer team going to Sweden; Cricket great to visit Beacon Hill; Canada's early roster released for Rugby World Cup

Lucas Parker stretches his shoulders. The Oak Bay resident is aiming to win the CrossFit Games

Is this the world’s fittest man?

Victoria weightlifter aims for world CrossFit Games

Lucas Parker stretches his shoulders. The Oak Bay resident is aiming to win the CrossFit Games

ROYALS: WHL returns to Victoria with Sept. 16 preseason game

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