Sports

VIDEO: Countdown to BC Summer Games continues with volunteer rally

Teams led by 14 directors will be working over the coming months in preparation for the July games

PHOTOS: Vancouver Olympics torch relay started 10 years ago today

Starting on Oct. 30, 2009, the Olympic flame traversed Canada for 106 days straight

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VIU basketball teams winners in first home games of new year
Island team wins first-ever junior B prospects game in Nanaimo
Wellington, Ladysmith win Superball tournament
Buccaneers shut out Storm, prepare to host Prospects Game

Canadian women’s hockey team to play U.S. in Moncton, Victoria and Vancouver

Games set for Feb. 3 in Victoria followed by a Feb. 5 date in Vancouver’s Rogers Arena

Nanaimo high schools claim Island championships in cross-country

NDSS senior girls and John Barsby senior boys win Island titles in running

VIDEO: How a B.C. kid came to chronicle the downfall of a hometown hockey hero

Growing up, journalist Jeremy Allingham used to watch Stephen Peat play at a local arena

V.I. Raiders’ season ends with semifinal loss to Westshore Rebels

Victoria beats Nanaimo 17-7 in BCFC playoff action Saturday in Langford

Clippers shut out Vipers, climb to first place

Nanaimo beats Vernon 5-0 in BCHL action Sunday at Frank Crane Arena

VIU Mariners dominant in defending provincial championship

Women’s soccer team wins 6-1, advances to nationals

VIDEO: Canucks players help celebrate Halloween with chocolate pumpkins at children’s hospice

Antoine Roussel, Jake Virtanen and Fin helped families decorate Thomas Haas chocolate pumpkins

MLB, players’ union report positive talks on opioids testing

Talks follow the death of Los Angeles Angels pitcher Tyler Skaggs

Both VIU Mariners soccer teams going for gold at provincials

Women’s and men’s programs earn top seeds and byes into their respective gold-medal matches

Raptors Bling: NBA champions receive their rings in pre-game ceremony

There are over 650 diamonds — at a weight of 14 carats — in the 14-karat yellow gold ring

Raptors celebrate 2019 NBA title before win over Pelicans

Toronto players, staff receive massive championship rings

Runners brave wet, windy weather for Ucluelet’s 20th Edge to Edge

“The spirit of the runners I have nothing but compliments.”

VIU wins one of two against U Sports opponent

Mariners win then lose against Trinity Western University Spartans