Local Sports

Royal Roads prof named to Rowing Canada’s Hall of Fame

Former Olympic rower still putting oars in the water

  • Nov 18th, 2017

Pig’s Trotters maintain league-winning streak

Trotters win both League and Knockout Trophy in 2017, claiming trophies for last three years.

Oak Bay snags Colonist Cup in 1-0 battle

Oak Bay, Reynolds senior boys soccer teams head for provincials Nov. 22

Quidditch Western Championships landing in Abbotsford

Teams from B.C. and Alberta duelling for top honours

Jock Talk: Oak Bay High volleyball teams set for Islands

Colin Gall writes Fridays about local sports events.

  • Nov 16th, 2017

Junior Spartans win second-straight Island volleyball title

Spartans seniors fall to Oak Bay in Island final

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Oak Bay Police implement Think of Me program
    After finalizing sale of boat, seller borrows it back to save life
      92-year-old WWII veteran united with family of fallen soldier after decades-long search
        Tree fire at Shelbourne and McKenzie

          Oak Bay senior boys volleyball wins Lower Island Championship, set to host AAA Island Championships

          Oak Bay High defeated Claremont in the final to win Lower Island Championship

          Jock Talk: Oak Bay High serves up playoffs

          Colin Gall writes Fridays about coming local sports events

          • Nov 10th, 2017

          Longtime Shamrocks trainer inducted into Canadian Lacrosse Hall of Fame this weekend

          Jim “Downtown” Cain was with the organization from 1978-2015

          Young Island hockey fan gets to hang with her hockey hero

          Mackinkley Whalen, 11, wrote a ‘get well soon’ card to Ryan Kesler and got a heck of a surprise

          Braves hosting Buccaneers for 50th anniversary game

          Saanich Braves to honour alumni at 50th Anniversary Celebration

          Cougars quietly the best team in the VIJHL South

          Esquimalt-based hockey club winners of four of last five games

          Langford roller derby skater finds track to success

          Keemia Alizadeh-Borji helped lift team to first victory in three years

          Retro-fitted Royals regain top spot in Western Hockey League

          Turn Back the Clock Night in Victoria yields 4-2 victory over Kelowna

          Registration opens for Island Race Series

          Series an event for runners and walkers of all abilities, say organizers

          St. Andrew’s snares third provincial soccer crown

          Sabres down West Point Grey Academy 2-1 in B.C. ‘A’ senior boys soccer championship

          • Nov 4th, 2017

          B.C.’s fastest runner watching provincials from the sidelines

          Jack Amos tripped by school sports rule, happy to wait

          Greater Victoria dragon boaters have strong showing at worlds

          Langford, Victoria, Saanich paddlers bring home gold, silver

          Victoria Grizzlies encouraging kids to get up and move

          Team to visit Sooke, Saanich and Victoria as part of program

          Royals back on track, with WHL wins over Vancouver

          Victoria has good start to hockey homestand against a much improved opponent