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Marilyn Arsenault and Matt Noseworthy win Comox Valley Half Marathon

© Copyright - 2019 - Victoria Sports News Forty is the old age of youth; fifty is the youth of old age. -Victor Hugo Sunday, the youthful Marilyn Arsenault won the Comox Valley Half Marathon. She crossed the finish line in the...

WRUG: Bazian leads Vikes on Day 1 of undefeated play at Sevens National Championship

Ali Baggott The University of Victoria Vikes women's rugby 7s team got a 3-0 start to their appearance on Mar. 23 at the Canadian University 7s National Championship hosted by Royal Military College at the KMCSC Dome in Kingston, Ont....

Kamloops Blazers take Game 2 vs Victoria Royals; series tied 1-1

Adam McKinnon The Victoria Royals dropped Game 2 to the Kamloops Blazers 4-3 in overtime, on Saturday night at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. The best-of-seven series is now tied 1-1. Game Summary: Gamesheet – bit.ly/2TtZqu6. Game Galleries – bit.ly/2Fmwb7w. Scoring: Royals – Kody McDonald 2g-0a, Scott Walford...

SOC: Both Vikes squads advance to Keg Cup finals after nail bitting victories

Braedan Willis Both the men and women's Vikes soccer teams will play in the finals of the 33rdannual Keg Spring Cup on Sunday Mar.24 after both teams picked up thrilling semifinal victories on Day 1 of the tournament. The women's side...

MRUG: Leitner scores three in Vikes victory over Westshore

Braedan Willis The University of Victoria Vikes men's rugby team picked up their third consecutive victory on Saturday, Mar. 23 with another 60-point effort as they defeated Westshore RFC 67-5 under clear blue skies at Wallace Field in Victoria. The Vikes...

Grizzlies defeat Kings 4-2 to take 3-2 series lead in BCHL playoffs

© Copyright - 2019 - Victoria Sports News The Victoria Grizzlies took Game 5 of their second-round playoff series against the visiting Powell River Kings 4-2 on Friday – it was all Alex Newhook. He opened the scoring at 5:42 of...

Victoria Cougars take Game 6 in Nanaimo, 4-3

©Copyright - 2019 - Victoria Sports News The Victoria Cougars scored three consecutive goals to come from behind against the most dangerous lead in hockey (3-1) over the Nanaimo Buccaneers Friday in Nanaimo. The Cougars eliminated the Nanaimo Buccaneers during Game...

Victoria Royals take Game 1 vs Kamloops Blazers, 4-0

Adam McKinnon The Victoria Royals defeated the Kamloops Blazers 4-0, as goaltender Griffen Outhouse stopped all 28 shots he faced, to take a 1-0 series lead in Round 1 of the WHL Playoffs. Game Summary: Gamesheet – bit.ly/2JIy5F8 Scoring: Royals – Dino Kambeitz 2g-0a, Sean...

Victoria Cougars blast Nanaimo Buccaneers 8-1

© Copyright - 2019 - Victoria Sports News The Victoria Cougars took Game 5 of their Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League second-round playoff series against the Nanaimo Buccaneers on Thursday by the score of 8-1. The Cougars didn’t need a high...

Prairie Inn Harriers 2018 annual awards

© Copyright - 2019 - Victoria Sports News The Prairie Inn Harriers Running Club, the oldest running club on the island at over 40 years and the largest in the province, gave out their 2018 annual awards Friday, March 15...