Local Sports

9/9/2014

Heat soccer teams now competing at CIS level

Men's and women's soccer at UBC Okanagan took a step forward this weekend when they competed for the first time at the C-I-S level. It is the highest level in Canada that a university athlete can compete in. UBC Athletic ... Read more...
9/3/2014

Jordin Tootoo attempts to overcome adversity

It is a waiting game for Jordin Tootoo.The 31 year-old is practicing in Kelowna this week with other NHL players wondering where he will play this season."I think mentally it is a little draining. Right now I am ... Read more...
7/29/2014

Yochim named B.C. Football Conference Defensive Player of the Week

Okanagan Sun Defensive Back Robbie Yochim has been named the B.C. Football Conference's Defensive Player of the Week after a terrific performance against the Valley Huskers.  The fifth year Rutland Senior Seconday grad intercepted two passes on Saturday, July 26th ... Read more...
7/28/2014

Whitecaps captain makes brief stop in Kelowna

A special treat for Okanagan soccer players enrolled in the Vancouver Whitecaps summer camp this week at the Mission Sports Field.Whitecaps captain Jay DeMerit will be in Kelowna Tuesday morning signing autographs and taking part in a question and ... Read more...
6/18/2014

Becker added to OHA coaching staff

The Okanagan Hockey Academy has added to their coaching staff.Forty year-old Jason Becker will coach O-H-A''s Varsity team this fall.The 40 year-old has spent the past five seasons as an assistant coach with the Western Hockey League's Prince ... Read more...