Local Sports

Oliver arena celebrates anniversary with Montreal Canadiens alumni game

Players have the chance to play with or against the Montreal Canadiens alumni

Okanagan Olympian chosen as honourary Team B.C. captain

Justin Kripps has been chosen as the Team B.C. honorary captain for the 2019 Canada Winter Games

Vernon Kokanees rule home pool

Jamboree sees swimmers from Salmon Arm, Kelowna, Kamloops, Penticton and Summerland compete

Naramata runners take a bite out New York City marathon

Caroline Goodjohn and Miranda Halladay of Naramata competed in the New York City marathon November 4.

  • Nov 8, 2018

International students shine in field hockey season at Okanagan high school

Three Japanese students played field hockey for the first time in their lives at Maggie this season

Athlete of the Week: Seth Kennedy

Seth Kennedy is the Penticton Western News/Canadian Tire Athlete of the Week

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Brutus ‘the Barber’ Beefcake will make special appearance in the Okanagan

The wrestling tour has upcoming stops in Penticton, Kelowna and Vernon

Okanagan junior A hockey club signs new director of corporate partnerships

Vees sign former Canucks Sports and Entertainment employee as director of corporate partnerships

Penticton’s Maggie Mustangs prevail over Summerland in senior boys volleyball

The Princess Margaret Mustangs came back from a two-game deficit to defeat Summerland Rockets

Okanagan BCHL rivals, Penticton and Merritt, will battle it out

The Penticton Vees are looking for their second win of the season over host Merritt Friday

Mustangs senior boys volleyball hits the floor

Princess Margaret Secondary School Mustangs win two of three boys volleyball matches in Penticton

Penticton Vees looking for new corporate partnership director

David Michaud will be leaving the Penticton Vees at the end of October

Penticton Vees cruise to victory against the Merritt Centennials

First period burst of goals lifts Vees to another BCHL win

Local firm steps up to help Penticton hockey player’s fundraiser

Neil Jamieson and Underwriters Insurance will donate $92 for each Bowes’ goal

Penticton Vees host division-leading Merritt Centennials

Penticton Vees and the Interior Division leaders, Merritt Centennials face off Wednesday

Players celebrate World Girls Hockey Weekend in Penticton

35 local players and 8 additional volunteer players developed on and off ice skills

Newly formed SESS girls’ field hockey team looking for players

The girls played their first game against Princess Margaret students on Oct. 3

Vees shutout Vipers 3-0

This marks the Vees’ second straight shutout

Penticton Jr. A hockey squad adds 20-year-old forward in trade with Surrey

The Penticton Vees have added another 20-year-old forward to their roster in a trade with Surrey

Penticton athlete sheds some light on getting over the wall

Penticton endurance athlete Jen Annett on overcoming mental obstacles during the race.