Local Sports

VIDEO: Kootenay Patricks assemble for first practice ahead of charity game

The group of locals will play Montreal Canadiens alumni next week

Creston Valley Thunder Cats rookies pave the way for progress

Rookie Corbin Cockerill is Creston’s leading rookie scorer; 12 points in 12 games for Ty Grisedale

  • Jan 15, 2020

Creston Valley Thunder Cats start new year with losses

Creston KIJHL team drops first 2020 decisions to Nelson Leafs and Kimberley Dynamiters

  • Jan 8, 2020

Injuries and the flu leave Thunder Cats shorthanded in Okanagan division

The Creston Valley Thunder Cats’ play against the Okanagan division this season…

  • Dec 4, 2019

Canadian Cross Country Championships in Abbotsford on Saturday

Hundreds of the best runners in the country competing at Clearbrook Park

Registration for the East Kootenay Volleyball Club opens Dec. 1

Players in age groups 13 to 18 can join the club and compete across eastern BC and Alberta

Canada beats Russia to win gold at world juniors
Raptors capture The Canadian Press team of the year award
Canada readying for Russians at world juniors
Calgary Flames react to resignation of coach Bill Peters

The Thunder Cats road trip didn’t get off to a good start

The first weekend of the Creston Valley Thunder Cats give-game road trip…

  • Nov 27, 2019

Rocky start to November for Thunder Cats

By Eric Blow The Eddie Mountain division race got a lot closer…

  • Nov 6, 2019

Thunder Cats take control of second place

By Eric Blow A weekend sweep by the Creston Valley Thunder Cats…

  • Oct 31, 2019

Creston Judo Club to host 2020 B.C. Winter Games Judo qualifier

The Creston Judo Club is hosting the Creston Challenge Cup and Petit…

VIDEO: Quidditch in the Kootenays

Young wizards and witches played a muggle-version of the sport

It was a tale of two teams on the Creston Valley Thunder Cats’ past road trip.

By Eric Blow It was a tale of two teams on the…

  • Oct 2, 2019

Creston Valley Tennis Club mixed doubles tournament attracts East Kootenay tennis players

The Creston Valley Tennis Club hosted a mixed doubles tournament Sept. 7.…

Kootenay Lake Gran Fondo exciting event for cyclists

Cyclists chose from 151-, 98- and 56-km courses around Creston Valley and Kootenay Lake East Shore

Fernie cyclist crowned North American Enduro Champion

Jennifer McHugh selected to compete in Italy for Team Canada at Trophy of Nations

That’s a wrap: 55+ BC Games conclude

The ending ceremonies to the week-long games were Saturday at the Rotary Centre for the Arts

Creston Valley Youth Soccer Association celebrates with $1,000 donation from Mondelēz Canada and Christie Biscuits

As part of the Christie “Good Cookies Doing Great Things” program, Creston…

  • Aug 30, 2019

Team Canada step closer to Olympics after beating Puerto Rico

‘Super Round’ games to be played tomorrow at South Surrey’s Softball City

Creston golfer hosts three blind golf tournaments in East Kootenay

Creston golfer Darren Douma hosted B.C., Canadian and Western Canadian blind golf championships.

Creston Wave place second at home meet

Submitted by Creston Wave The Creston Wave competed at their first home…

  • Jul 4, 2019