Sports News

Video ends boys' season

Feb 15, 2019 / 10:22 am

Parents of Fort McMurray minor hockey players whose team was criticized for an Indigenous locker-room dance say they're forfeiting the season due to safety...

Seoul bids for Olympics

Feb 11, 2019 / 9:55 am

South Korea has chosen its capital, Seoul, for its bid for the 2032 Summer Olympics, which it hopes to jointly host with rival North Korea as a peace gesture....

'In the groove' to set record

Feb 11, 2019 / 5:00 am

It was a basketball game for the record books, and one that Diego Maffia won’t soon forget. The 17-year-old point guard for Victoria’s Oak Bay...

Points record set at KSS

Feb 9, 2019 / 10:45 pm

There's a new high water mark in B.C. high school basketball. And, to beat it, you'll have to channel the greatness of Wilt Chamberlain. Diego Maffia...

Owls cruise to opening win

Feb 8, 2019 / 12:00 pm

The KSS built a large first half lead and cruised to an easy victory in the opener of the Interior Savings Western Canada Basketball Tournament at KSS. The Owls...

Peewee girls miracle season

Feb 7, 2019 / 5:25 pm

The Peewee Female Tier 1 Rockets team had an incredible tournament last weekend in Surrey as they captured the 2019 Wickfest tournament title defeating the host...

Pee wees' giant opportunity

Feb 7, 2019 / 5:00 am

It's been 15 years since a Kelowna Minor Hockey team has been invited to participate in the Quebec International Pee Wee Tournament. The Quebec tourney is...

17 suspended from brawl

Feb 6, 2019 / 6:00 pm

More than a dozen players and coaches have been suspended as a result of a brawl in a men's university hockey game over the weekend. Atlantic University...

Owls seek redemption

Feb 6, 2019 / 2:30 pm

The KSS Owls will look to bounce back after a one-year dip at the Western Canada Boys Basketball tournament beginning Thursday at KSS. The Owls, who appeared in...

'We want seven!' parade fun

Feb 5, 2019 / 10:03 am

Hundreds of thousands of jubilant fans jammed downtown Boston on Tuesday for a parade celebrating the New England Patriots' sixth Super Bowl title,...

Pats, Brady win 6th title

Feb 3, 2019 / 7:10 pm

Ho hum, the New England Patriots are Super Bowl champions - again. Seventeen years to the day from when they beat the St. Louis Rams for their first...

Cotter wins B.C. title, again

Feb 3, 2019 / 6:50 pm

Vernon native Jim Cotter and Kelowna's Rick Sawatsky have captured a record eighth B.C. men's curling championship. Cotter, and his rink out of Vernon...

Local snowboards to top

Feb 1, 2019 / 4:31 pm

The UBC Okanagan Heat cross country runner, just a few months after graduating from Kelowna Secondary School, competed for Team Canada and UBC Okanagan as a...

12 guilty of doping

Feb 1, 2019 / 9:48 am

Olympic high jump champion Ivan Ukhov was among 12 Russian track and field athletes found guilty Friday of taking part in state-backed doping. The Court of...

No Rams-Saints do-over

Jan 31, 2019 / 3:46 pm

A courtroom quest by two New Orleans Saints ticketholders for a full or partial do-over of this year's NFC championship game because of a blown...

Record 7th for Djokovic

Jan 27, 2019 / 9:04 am

Novak Djokovic was so good, so relentless, so flawless, that Rafael Nadal never stood a chance. Djokovic reduced one of the greats of the game to merely another...

Osaka vs. Kvitova for No. 1

Jan 24, 2019 / 6:22 am

Naomi Osaka never made it past the fourth round at any of the first 10 Grand Slam tournaments of her career. Now, still just 21, she's suddenly on the verge...

Serena stunned at Open

Jan 23, 2019 / 9:37 am

Four times, Serena Williams was only one point — a single point — from closing out a victory in the Australian Open quarterfinals. On the first such...

Doc voted to baseball hall

Jan 22, 2019 / 4:10 pm

Mariano Rivera has become baseball's first unanimous Hall of Fame selection, elected Tuesday along with Roy Halladay, Edgar Martinez and Mike Mussina....

Soccer star on missing plane

Jan 22, 2019 / 11:06 am

The search for the missing plane taking Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala to his new team in Wales was called off for the night on Tuesday with authorities...