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Clippers beat Capitals for fourth-straight victory

  • Nanaimo updated Feb 16, 2017 at 9:55 AM

The Nanaimo Clippers beat the Cowichan Valley Capitals 5-3 on Wednesday in BCHL action at Frank Crane Arena.

Basketball Mariners play final home games

  • Nanaimo posted Feb 15, 2017 at 5:00 PM

Vancouver Island University's men's and women's b-ball teams host the Camosun Chargers on Thursday in PacWest action at the VIU gym.

Buccaneers win make-up game against Storm

  • Vancouver Island updated Feb 15, 2017 at 1:54 PM

The Nanaimo Buccaneers won a make-up game up Island on Tuesday, defeating the Campbell River Storm by a 5-2 score.

Bonspiel impresses visitors

  • Nanaimo updated Feb 15, 2017 at 1:53 PM

The annual Nanaimo Ladies’ Bonpiel is a popular date on the local curling calendar.

Timbermen will add top picks

  • Nanaimo posted Feb 15, 2017 at 8:00 AM

The senior A T-men have three top-10 picks, including the No. 2- and No. 3-overall choices in the WLA Draft on Thursday (Feb. 16).

Island rivals will be battling till the end for playoff position

  • Nanaimo posted Feb 14, 2017 at 9:00 AM

The race for third and fourth in the Island Division is shaping up as a good one.

Trade deadline players fitting in with Clippers

  • Nanaimo updated Feb 11, 2017 at 5:53 PM

NANAIMO - Josh Blanchard Ben Taylor and Marcus Joseph helping as Clippers chase playoffs.

VIU players have sights set on upcoming championship

  • Nanaimo updated Feb 11, 2017 at 6:22 PM

NANAIMO - Graduating players want to cap careers with provincial title

Video: World Series champ coaches Nanaimo baseball players

  • Nanaimo updated Feb 7, 2017 at 2:44 PM

NANAIMO – World Series champion Trot Nixon coached Nanaimo baseball players at Nanoose Bay.

Female field lacrosse players impress at U.S. tournament

  • Nanaimo posted Feb 6, 2017 at 2:00 PM

NANAIMO – Nine members of Nanaimo Raiders U19 played at Sandstorm tournament in Palm Springs, Calif.

Nanaimo Clippers needed overtime to beat division rivals

  • Nanaimo posted Feb 6, 2017 at 2:00 PM

NANAIMO – Nanaimo junior A hockey team still in playoff contention.

Brady leads biggest comeback, Patriots take Super Bowl

  • NFL  updated Feb 6, 2017 at 7:40 AM

Tom Brady led one of the greatest comebacks in sports, let alone Super Bowl history.

Nanaimo Clippers look to begin playoff push versus Pentiction Vees

  • Nanaimo updated Feb 6, 2017 at 2:06 PM

NANAIMO – Clippers are looking to lock up a postseason berth with nine games left.

Curler makes it onto Team Canada

  • Nanaimo posted Feb 2, 2017 at 2:00 PM

NANAIMO – Ellis Tull achieves a goal; will play for his country at world championships in Korea next month.

Nanaimo coach oversees Czech national team's rise

  • Nanaimo posted Feb 2, 2017 at 2:00 PM

NANAIMO – Mike Griffin, former Premier Pirates slugger, brings team to Taiwan.

Players eagerly await lacross season

  • Nanaimo posted Feb 2, 2017 at 2:00 PM

NANAIMO – Awards presented during Nanaimo District Lacrosse Association annual general meeting.

BMX athlete wins at U.S.A. grand nationals

  • North America updated Jan 28, 2017 at 1:43 AM

Lantzville’s Piper Graaten won her division at both the Race of Champions and the U.S. Grand Nationals in Tulsa, Okla.

Vipers shut out Clippers.

  • Vernon posted Jan 28, 2017 at 10:00 PM

Austin Adamson scored twice as the Vernon Vipers shut out the Nanaimo Clippers 3-0 Saturday night.

Nanaimo Christian School Trail Blazers win their only home game

  • Nanaimo updated Jan 28, 2017 at 1:06 AM

The Nanaimo Christian School Trail Blazers senior A basketball team beat the Gulf Islands Scorpions 73-69 at Oliver Woods Community Centre.

Curling teams off to strong starts

  • Nanaimo updated Jan 26, 2017 at 12:02 PM

With the end of January in sight, local curlers are now well into the second half of their playing season.

VIU hoops teams try to stay on a high

  • Nanaimo updated Jan 28, 2017 at 12:33 AM

Vancouver Island University’s men’s and women’s b-ball teams scored home-court victories on Friday.

Vision team big winners

  • Nanaimo posted Jan 27, 2017 at 4:00 PM

A Nanaimo special needs hockey team competed at the Winter Hockey Festival earlier this month in Santa Clarita, Calif.

High-level baseball coaches will share knowledge on Vancouver Island

  • Nanoose Bay posted Jan 27, 2017 at 4:00 PM

There will be baseball clinics for players ages 12-18 at Nanoose Bay’s Arbutus Meadows Equestrian Centre from Feb. 3-5.

Nanaimo Clippers set sail on road swing

  • B.C. posted Jan 27, 2017 at 9:00 AM

The Clippers play the Salmon Arm Silverbacks on Friday (Jan. 27), the Vernon Vipers on Saturday and then the Surrey Eagles on Sunday.

Bucs can't quite keep up win streak, fall 5-4

  • Nanaimo updated Jan 27, 2017 at 10:03 AM

The Nanaimo Buccaneers dropped a 5-4 decision to the Kerry Park Islanders on Thursday in VIJHL action at the Nanaimo Ice Centre.