Questions remain for Sun

Jul 19, 2016 / 11:00 am

As training camp melted into practice, some questions remain as the Okanagan Sun get ready to defend their BC Football Conference title. One of the main...

Okanagan Sun beef up

Jul 13, 2016 / 9:53 am

The Okanagan Sun have added a beast to their defensive and/or offensive line. The Sun Tuesday night announced they have signed Quinn Horton, an outstanding...

Key battles at Sun camp

Jul 8, 2016 / 4:22 pm

More than 70 players will take the field when Okanagan Sun training camp opens Saturday at the Apple Bowl. The week-long camp will culminate with a scrimmage...

Sun out for spring camp

May 13, 2016 / 12:28 pm

All positions are "up for grabs," as the Okanagan Sun football team opens spring camp today. The team’s 36th camp, taking place at the historic...

Sun start 2016 on the road

Apr 18, 2016 / 6:00 am

The Okanagan Sun will become familiar with the road when they open defence of their B.C. Football Conference championship. The Sun open the 2016 regular season...

Sun get Hilltops on sked

Apr 15, 2016 / 1:00 pm

The Okanagan Sun will get a chance at redemption in an historic game at the Apple Bowl this season. The Sun, who fell to the Saskatoon Hilltops 38-24 in last...

Van Nistelrooy at combine

Mar 9, 2016 / 8:30 am

Former Okanagan Sun linebacker Brennan Van Nistelrooy could find himself in a CFL uniform this season. Van Nistelrooy, who graduated from the Sun following 4...

Sun rises on new coach

Feb 5, 2016 / 10:07 am

The Okanagan Sun didn't have to look far to find their new head coach. Ben Macauley, who spent last season patrolling the sidelines for the KSS Owls, has...

Sun, coach part ways

Jan 6, 2016 / 10:42 am

A shocker from within the Okanagan Sun organization. Just two months after leading the BCFC club to its first appearance in the national championship game in 11...

Hilltops win national title

Nov 7, 2015 / 2:00 pm

Big plays by the offence and timely stops by the defence were the difference as the Saskatoon Hilltops beat the Okanagan Sun 38-24 in the Canadian Bowl Saturday...

History doesn't bother Sun

Nov 7, 2015 / 5:32 am

It's a good thing Shane Beatty does care too much for history - at least not history involving Okanagan Sun sojourns to the Prairies. Because, history is...

Hilltops lean on experience

Nov 6, 2015 / 10:12 am

Statistically speaking, there's not much to choose from between the teams that will face off in the Canadian Bowl, Saturday in Saskatoon. The Okanagan Sun...

Sun end title drought

Oct 25, 2015 / 6:00 pm

Cam Bedore has seen it all as quarterback of the Okanagan Sun. He was a rookie during the worst season in franchise history, a 3-7 campaign in 2012. Now,...

Sun seek elusive title

Oct 25, 2015 / 8:01 am

It's been 11 years since the Okanagan Sun were able to hoist the Cullen Cup. They look to end that drought this afternoon (Apple Bowl, 1 p.m.) when they...

Sun steamroll to final

Oct 18, 2015 / 5:30 pm

It was a dominating performance, the likes Okanagan Sun head coach Shane Beatty hasn't seen in his three years patrolling the sidelines. Beatty's...

Sun face familiar foe

Oct 18, 2015 / 5:00 am

If familiarity does indeed breed contempt, then there will be a lot of ill will when the Okanagan Sun open the BCFC playoffs against regional rival Kamloops...

D-man's award hat-trick

Oct 15, 2015 / 10:36 am

Okanagan Sun defensive back Brennan Van Nistelrooy scored the B.C. Football Conference trifecta, Wednesday. Van Nistelrooy earned three honours as the league...

Sun DB four-time all-star

Oct 8, 2015 / 11:34 am

Defensive back Brennan Van Nistelrooy led a parade of five members of the Okanagan Sun named to the B.C. Football Conference all-star team. The team was...

Broncos dominate all-stars

Oct 7, 2015 / 1:04 pm

The Kamloops Broncos dominated the B.C. Football Conference offensive all-star team announced Wednesday morning. Six members of the Broncos were named to the...

Sun finish perfect season

Oct 3, 2015 / 11:00 pm

The Okanagan Sun finished off their first undefeated regular season since 2004, beating the Kamloops Broncos 51-38 at Hillside Stadium in Kamloops Saturday...