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Victoria Royals begin WHL playoffs at home versus Kamloops on March 22nd and 23rd

Adam McKinnon The Victoria Royals will meet their BC Division rival, the Kamloops Blazers, in the first round of the WHL Playoffs in a best-of-seven series that begins on Friday, March 22nd at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre in Victoria. The Royals concluded...

Victoria 10-pin bowler golden at World Special Olympics Games

The many hours of training put in at Langford Lanes have paid off for 10-pin bowler Patrick Reid who has claimed the gold medal in the doubles event with his Alberta-based partner Mitchell MacDonald at the Special Olympics World...

SWIM: Australian-born Deegan chasing open water dream in Victoria

Ali Baggott Growing up playing cricket and Australian football, Christopher Deegan would have never thought to be ranked within Australia's top 10 open water swimmers, consecutively for five years. At the age of nine, after participating in a school carnival race with little...

Grizzlies take Game 3 in Powell River; Game 4 tonight

© Copyright - 2019 - Victoria Sports News The Victoria Grizzlies defeated the Powell River Kings in Powell River during Game 3 of their second-round playoff series Monday night. With the series tied at one apiece, the teams returned to...

Even in death the HarbourCats are prizing their fans

Jim Swanson It’s inevitable for us all, so let’s talk about it, and prepare. The Victoria HarbourCats, heading toward their seventh season, are returning with their all-time most-talked-about prize package, which made its debut last summer. The West Coast League team...

25th Annual Comox Valley Half Marathon on Sunday

The sixth race in the Vancouver Island Race Series – Comox Valley RV Half Marathon – takes place on Sunday, March 24. The race is hosted by the Comox Valley Road Runners (CVRR). "This is our 25th annual event and CVRR...

Simon Keith underwent second heart transplant; awaits kidney transplant

© Copyright - 2019 - Victoria Sports News Simon Keith, the first professional athlete to undergo a heart transplant and return to play during his prime now, more than 30 years later has undergone a second heart transplant on Sunday,...

Victoria Cougars and Nanaimo Buccaneers earn split in Nanaimio

© Copyright - 2019 - Victoria Sports News The Victoria Cougars came back on the Nanaimo Buccaneers after losing Game 1 on Saturday 4-3, to win on Sunday 5-1. Both games were played in Nanaimo. No game versus Nanaimo is complete...

VISL – Weekend results – onto the 2019 finals

Vince Greco This past weekend was one of the most exciting weekends of the year to this point. The weekend featured six semi-final cup games, and all had their share of excitement. Starting off with the most senior of Cups -...

Royals close out regular season with Awards Ceremony

Adam McKinnon The Victoria Royals’ 2018-19 regular season was acknowledged at the club’s eighth annual Awards Ceremony on Sunday evening at the Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre. Cliff LeQuesne, from 100.3 The Q!, hosted the event that saw the organization hand out 10 awards in...