Local Sports

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...
6/12/2014

BMX Nationals in Kelowna this weekend

Close to 500 racers will compete this weekend at the BMX Canada 'Firestorm' Nationals at the Rutland Sports Fields.Kelowna hosts the Nationals every three years and shares it in the Interior with Kamloops and Vernon.Organizer Jeff Ingram says ... Read more...
6/11/2014

Kelowna Heat soccer coach excited about World Cup

The head coach of the Okanagan Heat men's soccer team is looking forward to the start of the World Cup.The 32 team tournament begins Thursday in Brazil.Dante Zanatta says while the event is kilometers away, it should help ... Read more...