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Vic West’s Sarah Hume

Gorge win league table, look to double as Terry Price champs

Soccer season turned the corner towards provincials last weekend with the final…

  • Feb 17, 2011
Vic West’s Sarah Hume
File photo Evan Campbell celebrates a goal during last year’s playoffs. Nobody celebrated more than Campbell this year

JUNIOR B: Braves vs. Comox a possible playoff preview; Panthers seek league title

Peninsula Panthers hone in on second-straight league title

  • Feb 17, 2011
File photo Evan Campbell celebrates a goal during last year’s playoffs. Nobody celebrated more than Campbell this year
Nolan Mitchell of Royal Oak Middle School overcame a bloody nose to win the 41 kg championship with a second-round pin of Dover Bay's Cam Liptrot Saturday during the Vancouver Island High School Wrestling Championships at Port Hardy Secondary School.

Ten Victoria wrestlers qualify for provincials

Wrestling results from Island championships in Port Hardy, the Port Alberni Invitational and Timberline in Campbell River (Jan. 29)

  • Feb 16, 2011
Nolan Mitchell of Royal Oak Middle School overcame a bloody nose to win the 41 kg championship with a second-round pin of Dover Bay's Cam Liptrot Saturday during the Vancouver Island High School Wrestling Championships at Port Hardy Secondary School.

PCS basketball benefit tonight

Members of the Saanich Police Department are taking their basketball game to…

  • Feb 16, 2011
Camosun’s Aija Salvador

Chargers women playoff bound; Vikes host T-Birds

The Camosun Chargers women’s basketball team is going to the B.C. College’s…

  • Feb 16, 2011
Camosun’s Aija Salvador
Peninsula and Saanich renew their B rivalry in the Island's Junior B league this summer.

Abolished draft jeopardizes parity in junior lacrosse

Junior A box lacrosse faces setback with cancellation of midget draft

  • Feb 15, 2011
Peninsula and Saanich renew their B rivalry in the Island's Junior B league this summer.
Yann Sauve is the first player to be assigned to the Victoria Salmon Kings and recalled by the Vancouver Canucks since goalie Rob McVicar played three minutes in 2005-06.

Yann Sauve the first Salmon King to make Canucks

Sauve the first ever Salmon King skater to play for the CanucksTake…

Yann Sauve is the first player to be assigned to the Victoria Salmon Kings and recalled by the Vancouver Canucks since goalie Rob McVicar played three minutes in 2005-06.
Juan de Fuca curling's Duncan Silversides

JDF curlers sweep into provincials

After hurrying hard, three Juan de Fuca curling club juvenile teams secured…

Juan de Fuca curling's Duncan Silversides
David Shantz is getting his due with the Victoria Salmon Kings.

Humbled goalie getting his due with Salmon Kings

Self-searching trips to Africa only lead David Shantz back to hockey

  • Feb 15, 2011
David Shantz is getting his due with the Victoria Salmon Kings.
Champion runner and triathlete Lucy Smith has penned First Triathlon: Your Perfect Plan for Success.

First triathlon, a book for beginners by Lucy Smith

Middle-distance runner turned endurance-athlete pens starter guide for triathlons

Champion runner and triathlete Lucy Smith has penned First Triathlon: Your Perfect Plan for Success.

Victoria sends 11 to Winter Games

Victoria sends 11 to Winter GamesThe Canada Winter Games only happen every…

  • Feb 10, 2011
Rhys Jones

Shamrocks stick with locals at WLA draft

Junior defenders make bulk of Shamrocks picks; full draft results

Rhys Jones
Senior wrestler Dan Lebreton of Esquimalt High hopes to continue wrestling at the university level.

Esquimalt wrestler second to none

It’s past the midway point of wrestling season at Esquimalt High School.…

Senior wrestler Dan Lebreton of Esquimalt High hopes to continue wrestling at the university level.
Tim Kraus scores the second goal of his hat trick against the Alaska Aces during Pink in the Rink night

SALMON KINGS: Vets return to lead Kings

Five-point game for MacMurchy leads charge

Tim Kraus scores the second goal of his hat trick against the Alaska Aces during Pink in the Rink night
Victoria Women's Field Lacrosse player Britt Tregear faces off against the Barracudas (Wash.).

Free field lacrosse clinic for women

Field lacrosse trial for womenThe fast-paced sport of women’s version of field…

  • Feb 7, 2011
Victoria Women's Field Lacrosse player Britt Tregear faces off against the Barracudas (Wash.).
Elena Parker encourages Claremont rower Megan Egilson during the Monster Erg Junior B Womens competition at McKinnon Gym on Sunday.

VIKES UPDATE: Monster effort at national indoor rowing championship; men’s basketball on the move; Rookie part of two track records

Rowers give monster effortUVic’s rowing teams hosted the 26th annual Monster Erg…

  • Feb 7, 2011
Elena Parker encourages Claremont rower Megan Egilson during the Monster Erg Junior B Womens competition at McKinnon Gym on Sunday.
Members of the Victoria Selects prepare to defend a short corner during the ladies indoor field hockey provincial championships in Duncan on Saturday.

Oak Bay high girls team with national players for indoor championship

A team of senior nationals and high school players alike from Victoria…

  • Feb 7, 2011
Members of the Victoria Selects prepare to defend a short corner during the ladies indoor field hockey provincial championships in Duncan on Saturday.
CW's Clayton Daum sneaks an arm through to steal the ball from Burnaby Lake's Mike Gough on the lineout at Windsor Park

RUGBY: Castaway-Wanderers banging way to elite pool

Substitute makes good in win over Burnaby Lake

  • Feb 6, 2011
CW's Clayton Daum sneaks an arm through to steal the ball from Burnaby Lake's Mike Gough on the lineout at Windsor Park
Aija Salvador and the Camosun Chargers host the UNBC Timberwolves Friday and Saturday at PISE.

CHARGERS BASKETBALL: Keep your elbows to yourselves, thanks

Blood-spitting rookie leads Chargers hopes for playoff spot

Aija Salvador and the Camosun Chargers host the UNBC Timberwolves Friday and Saturday at PISE.
Saanich Braves Jordan Game gets checked against the boards by Cougars Jacob Daughtry at Archie Browning Arena in December.

VIJHL: Cougars hope to bump slump against Braves Thursday night

With a handful of games remaining in the season, it's a tough…

Saanich Braves Jordan Game gets checked against the boards by Cougars Jacob Daughtry at Archie Browning Arena in December.
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