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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

#YYJ, #WHL, preseason, Victoria Royals, Vancouver Giants, Kelowna Rockets, Kamloops Blazers

Lisa Giesbrescht

Langford’s buff and tough mom

Provincial body building champ aims for national title in October

Lisa Giesbrescht
Victoria’s Derek Medler keeps Calgary’s Jaret Evans at bay during their fight at AFC 6.

Drysdale jiu-jitsu display marks AFC 6

#mma #UFC #afcvictoria #afcmma #yyj Robert Drysdale, Jason Heit, Armageddon FC

Victoria’s Derek Medler keeps Calgary’s Jaret Evans at bay during their fight at AFC 6.
Richard Clemens receives a round of high-fives from his Victoria Dreams teammates following the announcement of his selection to Team Canada for the Homeless World Cup

Street soccer gives Gordon Head product a second chance

Teen soccer star returns to the game after years on the street

Richard Clemens receives a round of high-fives from his Victoria Dreams teammates following the announcement of his selection to Team Canada for the Homeless World Cup
As announced

Royals harkens heritage: WHL name ties in well with Victoria’s British history

#yyj, Victoria WHL team, Victoria Royals, junior hockey, Victoria Cougars, Chilliwack Bruins,

As announced
Victoria's Adam O'Meara crosses the finish line first at the Victoria Triathlon at Elk Lake on Sunday

O’Meara wins second straight Victoria half iron

Victoria-based Adam O'Meara first, training partner Leaf Baradoy second in men's elite

Victoria's Adam O'Meara crosses the finish line first at the Victoria Triathlon at Elk Lake on Sunday
Saanich triathlete Janet Nielsen stands at the launching point of the Victoria Triathlon swim on Elk Lake

Victoria Triathlon Preview: Something about second for Saanich triathlete

Saanich triathlete wonders how many second place finishes she can race to

Saanich triathlete Janet Nielsen stands at the launching point of the Victoria Triathlon swim on Elk Lake
Claudio Wytrwal and Trevor Medernach practise some clean and jerk Olympic lifts at CrossFit Vancouver Island in Langford during their noon lunch break.

Squeezing in the midday workout

In the business of day-to-day life, many people are getting creative to sneak noon-hour fitness into their days.

Claudio Wytrwal and Trevor Medernach practise some clean and jerk Olympic lifts at CrossFit Vancouver Island in Langford during their noon lunch break.

Sports briefs

Westshore Motocross hosts its second round of Friday night races on June 17, behind Western Speedway track, 2207 Millstream Rd.

Brazilian jiu-jitsu specialist Robert Drysdale returns for his third MMA fight at AFC 6: Conviction

World’s best Brazlilian jiu-jitsu artist continues UFC campaign in Victoria

Middleweight belt on the line for AFC 6: Saturday night at Bear Mountain Arena. Lineup features Robert Drysdale, Kalib Starnes, John Salter, Mike Nickels, Derek Medler

Brazilian jiu-jitsu specialist Robert Drysdale returns for his third MMA fight at AFC 6: Conviction

Vic High rowers, one boat, one gold

Rowers win junior girls doubles at St. Catharines

Ben Dimitrov

Belmont long-jump athlete makes the cut for provincials

Ben Dimitrov represented Belmont secondary at the high school track and field provincial competition earlier this month, the only Belmont student to qualify.

Ben Dimitrov
Five West Shore bantam lacrosse players have earned spots on Team BC and will be competing at the national level in Whitby

West Shore lacrosse to help represent B.C.

Five players from the West Shore minor lacrosse bantam A1 team are representing the province on Team BC this summer.

Five West Shore bantam lacrosse players have earned spots on Team BC and will be competing at the national level in Whitby
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Victoria Dreams place second at Western nationals

Victoria Dreams soccer players Jeremiah Coutts, Julio Da Silva and Richard Clemens…

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Fans at Royal Athletic Park celebrate Maxim Lapierre's game winning goal for the Vancouver Canucks over the Boston Bruins in game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final

CANUCKS WIN GAME 5! Playoffs in the Park

Fans at Royal Athletic Park celebrate Maxim Lapierre's game winning goal for…

Fans at Royal Athletic Park celebrate Maxim Lapierre's game winning goal for the Vancouver Canucks over the Boston Bruins in game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final
Sean Duke is tackled by a Russian player in Canada's Shield trophy win at the IRB Sevens tournament in Edinburgh

Fast growing rugby sevens is a party

Rugby’s short version lends itself to weekend festivals: Victoria is jumping aboard

Sean Duke is tackled by a Russian player in Canada's Shield trophy win at the IRB Sevens tournament in Edinburgh