Ex-Clipper Sheldon Rempal makes NHL debut with Kings
7 hours ago
By Dan Marshall LOS ANGELES, CA — It was a little over five years ago that Sheldon Rempal made his debut with the Nanaimo Clippers. Thursday night he made his mark in the NHL. The 23-year-old from Calgary had two...
Home opening weekend for VIU volleyball includes banner raising for 2018 national champs
14 hours ago
By Dan Marshall NANAIMO — It will be a night of celebration and a night of anticipation for the VIU Mariners volleyball teams. The home opening matches for the women’s and men’s teams will be played against Columbia Bible College...
Buccaneers week in review
Oct 16, 2018
By Larenzo Jensen NANAIMO – The Buccaneers made things a bit tighter atop the North Division standings this week in the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League. ... Read More
VI Raiders have one more test before BCFC playoffs
Oct 12, 2018
By Dan Marshall NANAIMO – There's one more regular season game for the VI Raiders before the start of the Cullen Cup playoffs. This weekend the Raiders host the Valley Huskers with playoff positioning still up for grabs. At 5-4...
VI Raiders to be inducted into the B.C. Football Hall of Fame
Oct 10, 2018
By Dominic Abassi NANAIMO — Despite existing as a franchise for only 14 seasons, the Vancouver Island Raiders have already achieved greatness beyond their years. Further proof of that came last Friday, as it was announced the non-profit junior football...
Buccaneers week in review
Oct 08, 2018
By Larenzo Jensen NANAIMO -- The Nanaimo Buccaneers were unable to make up any ground on two key opponents this past week in the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League. They were, however, able to secure a win Thursday, September 27th against the Peninsula Panthers, in a double overtime thriller. ... Read More
VIU hosts PACWEST provincial golf tournament
Oct 05, 2018
By Dan Marshall NANAIMO — The very short PACWEST golf season comes to an end this weekend with the VIU Mariners hosting the provincial championship. The tournament at the Nanaimo Golf Club which runs Friday to Sunday will have...
Nanaimo athletes play significant role on Vancouver Island Seals hockey team
Sep 30, 2018
By Dan Marshall NANAIMO — Local hockey fans know what’s happening with the Clippers and Buccaneers, and they may even follow the VIU Mariners or the North Island Silvertips. But not a lot of people know about the top level...
Buccaneers keep rolling after melting Glacier Kings 7-1
Sep 21, 2018
By NanaimoNewsNOW Staff NANAIMO — The Buccaneers cruised to a 7-1 victory over the visiting Comox Valley Glacier Kings Thursday night in VIJHL action at the Nanaimo Ice Centre. Darian Harris and Josh Zary each scored twice, while Brendan Rogers,...