VIU Mariners women's volleyball still on track for perfect season
3 hours ago
By Dan Marshall NANAIMO – The VIU Mariners Women's Volleyball team continues to roll along with a perfect 16-0 record in the 2018-19 PACWEST season. VIU is the defending national champion, and the last time they lost a match was...
Buccaneers week in review
Jan 16, 2019
By Larenzo Jensen NANAIMO — Moving players onto the next level is a hallmark of the Buccaneers organization, but that prowess will force the organization to look from within to make a strong post-season push. The VIJHL trade deadline saw...
January brings a number of events to the Nanaimo Curling Club
Jan 11, 2019
By Dan Marshall NANAIMO – The 2019 portion of the curling season is underway with a lot of activity at the local club. This weekend is the first major event of the new year with the Men's Rock the Ice...
Junior A Timbermen prepare for midget draft, name captain
Jan 04, 2019
By Dan Marshall NANAIMO – The BCJALL midget draft always comes up on the first weekend of the new year. This time around the Nanaimo Timbermen do not hold hold a first round pick. They'll pick in the second round...
Top Nanaimo sports stories of 2018
Dec 27, 2018
By Dan Marshall NANAIMO – There were a lot of great accomplishments for local athletes and teams in 2018. Trying to rank them isn't easy but if it sparks some debate, that's not necessarily a bad thing. I'll highlight a...
Nanaimo hockey fans sell-out Frank Crane Arena for World Junior pre-tournament game
Dec 20, 2018
By Dan Marshall NANAIMO — International hockey took centre stage at Frank Crane Arena on Wednesday night. The Czech Republic beat Slovakia 2-1 in a shootout in a World Junior Hockey Championship exhibition game. ... Read More
Annual Nanaimo Sport Achievement Awards seek nominations
Dec 14, 2018
By Dan Marshall NANAIMO – Since 2006 the Nanaimo Sport Achievement Awards have been given out to recognize the best in sport in the Harbour City. The awards are for athletes of all ages but also coaches, volunteers, officials, administrators,...
Buccaneers week in review
Dec 12, 2018
By Larenzo Jensen NANAIMO — The Buccaneers strung together two convincing wins to end a modest losing skid, and were forced to be very active with the VIJHL December 10 trade deadline looming. Key injuries combined with a couple of...
VIU Mariners hockey team in second place heading to Christmas break
Dec 08, 2018
By Dan Marshall NANAIMO – The VIU Mariners hockey team is going in to the Christmas break in second place in the BCIHL. They sit at 7-5-0-1, four points back of first place Trinity Western. VIU is being led...
Senior B Timbermen hand out end of season awards
Dec 01, 2018
By Dan Marshall NANAIMO – The Senior B lacrosse season ended on Labour Day weekend at a sold out Frank Crane Arena. The Timbermen won a national silver medal after taking the St. Albert Miners to overtime in an unforgettable...