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Intermediate & Jr. Rocks Win

May 23, 2015

By Janice Huckin

The Intermediate 'A' and Jr. 'A' Shamrocks both came up with wins Saturday at the Q Centre.

The matinee game was a nail-biter as the Intermediate Shamrocks scored twice in the final minute of the game to pull out a 10-9 win over the…

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Eagles Split With Cardinals, Move to Top of BCPBL Standings

May 23, 2015

Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart (ISN)

May 23, 2015, Victoria, BC (ISN) - After moving into a tie for first place in the BC Premier Baseball League with a 9-6 win over the Abbotsford Cardinals in game one of a double-header Saturday, the Victoria…

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The Q Centre Silenced!

May 23, 2015

Tali Campbell

The Nanaimo Senior 'A' Timbermen silenced a sold out crowd at the Q Centre in Victoria but beating the Victoria Shamrocks by a score of 8-6 on Friday evening.


Vikes rounds cut short despite strong come-back play

May 22, 2015

By Justin Jarrett, NAIA Communications

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The University of Victoria Vikes men's golf team have had their NAIA National Championship appearance cut short after the team failed to make the 17-team cut following the third round. The Vikes…

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Grizzlies Looking for Community Support in Arena Lease Fight

May 22, 2015

Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart (ISN)

May 22, 2015, Victoria, BC (ISN) - The Victoria Grizzlies are making an urgent appeal to their fans and the Greater Victoria community as a whole, to contact their local municipalities in suport of keeping the…

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Open Call for Canada's Next Generation of Olympians and…

May 21, 2015

Victoria, BC – Canadian Sport Institute Pacific invites athletes between the ages of 14 – 22 (able bodied) and 14 – 35 (with a disability) to test their capacity for sport performance at PODIUM SEARCH. The event will be held on Sunday, May 24 at 9:30am at…


Skydivers highlight Opening Night

May 21, 2015

VICTORIA, B.C. – The Victoria HarbourCats are excited to announce that special guests will – literally – be dropping in for our Season Opening game.

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Prince George, BC, to host 2015 training camp

May 20, 2015

Vancouver, B.C. – The Vancouver Canucks announced today that their 2015 Training Camp will be held in Prince George, B.C. from September 17-20, 2015. Players will report to Rogers Arena on September 17th for medicals and testing before travelling to Prince…


Nanaimo Timbermen Classic Golf Tournament

May 20, 2015

The Nanaimo Timbermen are excited in partnership with the Nanaimo Senior ‘A’ and Senior ‘B’ Timbermen to launch the First Annual Nanaimo Timbermen Classic Golf Tournament on July 10th at Cottonwood Golf Course.

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Grizzlies Move Harpur, MacDonald to Cowichan Capitals

May 20, 2015

From Cowichan Capitals with files from Christian J. Stewart (ISN)

May 20, 2015, Duncan, BC – The Cowichan Capitals have acquired forward Ayden MacDonald and defenceman Chris Harpur from the Victoria Grizzlies. The transaction completes an earlier trade which…


2015 Canadian University/College Championship dates set

May 19, 2015

Michaela DiMarcantonio/ Golf Canada

GUELPH, Ont. – Athletes from the country's top university and college golf teams will put their games to the test at Cutten Fields in Guelph, Ont., from May 25-29 for the 13th playing of the Canadian University/ College…

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2015 Male U16 Team BC Team Staff

May 19, 2015

BC Hockey announced that Leland Mack (Port Moody, BC) has been named the head coach for the Male Under 16 Team BC that will compete at the 2015 Western Branch Challenge Cup. Joining Mack are director of operations Marty Floris (Vanderhoof, BC), assistant…

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Claremont Takes Senior Girls High School Rugby Championship

Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart (ISN)

May 8, 2015, Victoria, BC (ISN) - On an absolutely glorious day for rugby, the Claremont Spartans rolled to the Lower Vancouver Island Senior Girls High School Rugby Championship with a 26-12 win over the…


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