Barry Stewart

Jamie Dearden

Hope Minor Soccer draws 190 players this spring

President Bruce Becker says affordability is key to league's success

Jamie Dearden
Jacob Cowan (middle) of Hope’s Team F.I.T. (Families In Training) on the 10 kilometre Sun Run last Sunday. A record 87 people from Hope participated this year.

Record turnout of Hope participants at Sun Run

Eighty-seven people from Hope’s Team F.I.T. (Families In Training) took part this year

Jacob Cowan (middle) of Hope’s Team F.I.T. (Families In Training) on the 10 kilometre Sun Run last Sunday. A record 87 people from Hope participated this year.
Cam Fossum of the Chilliwack Bruisers takes a swing at high pitch

Hope baseball players join Chilliwack league

Season finishes with in-house playoffs on June 22 weekend

Cam Fossum of the Chilliwack Bruisers takes a swing at high pitch
Brandon Pennell recently returned from a busy — and successful — hockey tour in Europe

Local hockey player returns from Europe

Brandon Pennell played nearly 20 games in 12 days

Brandon Pennell recently returned from a busy — and successful — hockey tour in Europe
Organizer Jeff Kuhn is hoping to see all of these Grade 7 C.E. Barry students at the Steve Nash basketball program which is planned for an April 22 start. Front row (l-r): Maritza Botha

Steve Nash basketball program coming to Hope

Skills training for Grade 5 to 7 students to start April 22

Organizer Jeff Kuhn is hoping to see all of these Grade 7 C.E. Barry students at the Steve Nash basketball program which is planned for an April 22 start. Front row (l-r): Maritza Botha
Canyon Lanes bowlers Gord Paquette (left)

Boston Bar bowlers headed to provincials

Men's team competing at 55+ championships May 15 in Cranbrook

Canyon Lanes bowlers Gord Paquette (left)
Hope Wildcats Tommy Hyrnkiw (left) and Kevin Misumi have been chosen to play on the midget ‘C’ scholarship team for Fraser Valley East.

Local players join scholarship hockey team

Tommy Hrynkiw and Kevin Misumi to represent Fraser Valley East

Hope Wildcats Tommy Hyrnkiw (left) and Kevin Misumi have been chosen to play on the midget ‘C’ scholarship team for Fraser Valley East.
Ali Harwood of Free Rein’s “Partygoers” team unleashes her shot during the Big Brothers/Big Sisters “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” event at Sunshine Lanes last Friday. Event coordinator Angel Elias said $3

Large turnout for Bowl for Kids Sake

Hope event raises $3,400 for Big Brothers Big Sisters

Ali Harwood of Free Rein’s “Partygoers” team unleashes her shot during the Big Brothers/Big Sisters “Bowl for Kids’ Sake” event at Sunshine Lanes last Friday. Event coordinator Angel Elias said $3
Tournament all-star Morgann Steeves sets up for a shot in the senior Mustangs’ opening game of the Fraser Valley Single-A championships last Thursday. Hope handily beat the BC Christian Academy of Port Coquitlam but couldn’t make the final two

Mustangs host top six small-school teams in Fraser Valley

Hope's Morgann Steeves named tournament all-star

Tournament all-star Morgann Steeves sets up for a shot in the senior Mustangs’ opening game of the Fraser Valley Single-A championships last Thursday. Hope handily beat the BC Christian Academy of Port Coquitlam but couldn’t make the final two
Sisters Chantal (left) and Eve Hadd practice their bows

Figure skating carnival brings to life Dr. Seuess stories

Two shows planned at Hope Arena on March 2

Sisters Chantal (left) and Eve Hadd practice their bows
Kevin Chisholm and Fred Phoenix lead the way down 7th Avenue during last Sunday’s Team FIT learn-to-run practice.

Team FIT gets families moving

In its sixth year, the Hope running team is growing rapidly

Kevin Chisholm and Fred Phoenix lead the way down 7th Avenue during last Sunday’s Team FIT learn-to-run practice.
A Langley forward readies to shoot the go-ahead goal

Hope hockey teams battle to first place finishes

The bantam C1 squad win their eight-team home tournament

A Langley forward readies to shoot the go-ahead goal
Hope fire chief Tom DeSorcy and Hope RCMP Staff Sgt. Suki Manj invite hockey fans to the annual Battle of the Badges game at 3 p.m. on Feb. 9. Funds raised will go to Cops for Cancer.

Firefighters ready to face off against RCMP

Annual Battle of the Badges match takes place at Hope Arena Feb. 9

Hope fire chief Tom DeSorcy and Hope RCMP Staff Sgt. Suki Manj invite hockey fans to the annual Battle of the Badges game at 3 p.m. on Feb. 9. Funds raised will go to Cops for Cancer.
Craig Traun skipped his team to a win in the C-event at last weekend’s men’s curling bonspiel. The A-event was won by a team of junior curlers from Seoul Korea

Young Korean team wins men’s bonspiel in Hope

The annual event had the lowest number of participants to date

Craig Traun skipped his team to a win in the C-event at last weekend’s men’s curling bonspiel. The A-event was won by a team of junior curlers from Seoul Korea
Kyle Larder of Petryk’s Picks sweeps the puck away to safety

Recreational hockey tournament gets bigger every year

Competition draws teams from as far away as Surrey and Lillooet

Kyle Larder of Petryk’s Picks sweeps the puck away to safety
Jon Nigh invites fellow Hopers to come try the game of pickleball

Pickleball comes to Hope

Adult drop-in start Jan. 17 at Coquihalla Elementary School

Jon Nigh invites fellow Hopers to come try the game of pickleball

Improvements at Manning Park Resort

Mechanical upgrades made to ski lift controls and grooming equipment

Senior Mustang Azalia John goes up for two of her 16 points in the opening game of the girls’ home tournament last weekend. Hope battled neck-and-neck with the BC Christian Academy of Port Coquitlam but a missed shot in the dying seconds gave Hope a 46-45 win. The Mustangs dropped their two games on Saturday

Mustangs finish fifth in home tournament

Annual Hope Secondary alumni basketball games take place Dec. 19

Senior Mustang Azalia John goes up for two of her 16 points in the opening game of the girls’ home tournament last weekend. Hope battled neck-and-neck with the BC Christian Academy of Port Coquitlam but a missed shot in the dying seconds gave Hope a 46-45 win. The Mustangs dropped their two games on Saturday
After about a year away from the sporting goods business

Hope has a new sporting goods store

Water testing, bike repair, and skate sharpening services offered

After about a year away from the sporting goods business
Ashley Limb’s age seven to nine dancers practice a jazz/hip hop routine at their Thursday night session at the United Church Hall. The Twinkle Toes Studio has 60 students this year

Twinkle Toes dance classes full this year

Studio preparing for performance with Hope Community Choir on Dec. 13

Ashley Limb’s age seven to nine dancers practice a jazz/hip hop routine at their Thursday night session at the United Church Hall. The Twinkle Toes Studio has 60 students this year