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Olivia Lounsbury is a member of the Camosun College Chargers women’s basketball team and a regional winner of a Premier’s Awards for Indigenous Youth Excellence in Sport.

Chilliwack’s Olivia Lounsbury wins Premier’s Award for Indigenous Youth Excellence in Sport

The Unity Christian grad and current Camosun student is one of six winners from the Fraser region

Olivia Lounsbury is a member of the Camosun College Chargers women’s basketball team and a regional winner of a Premier’s Awards for Indigenous Youth Excellence in Sport.
Sasha Teleguine (white jersey) has produced 11 points in 14 games as a BCHL rookie while honing his two-way game. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chief Sasha Teleguine breaks the ice with first BCHL goal

Teleguine contributed 10 assists and improved two-way play as he went 14 games without a goal

Sasha Teleguine (white jersey) has produced 11 points in 14 games as a BCHL rookie while honing his two-way game. (Darren Francis photo)
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BCHL pod season will end without playoffs

With COVID restrictions still hampering the league, the Fred Page Cup won’t be awarded in 2021

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Brayden Melnyk faces hometown Chilliwack Chiefs in BCHL debut

Melnyk led his Merritt Centennials into action in a BCHL pod matchup at the Chilliwack Coliseum

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The logo of the BC Football Conference Valley Huskers has been crowned as the best amateur football logo in the country.

Chilliwack’s Valley Huskers scarecrow named best amateur football logo in Canada

The Huskers beat the Regina Riot in the final round of Football Canada social media voting

The logo of the BC Football Conference Valley Huskers has been crowned as the best amateur football logo in the country.
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Up and down BCHL pod season continues for Chilliwack Chiefs

The junior A club is firmly in the middle of the pack as the shortened season nears its end

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Brody Coburn, 12, took home the win in the Paul Kaji Trick Contest with this wall-ride hand-plant. (Photo by Mike Faux)

Hope skaters go online to show off tricks for contest

HMI Skate Park hosts competition in memory of late skateboarder Paul Kaji

Brody Coburn, 12, took home the win in the Paul Kaji Trick Contest with this wall-ride hand-plant. (Photo by Mike Faux)
Jamal Reynolds, shown here with the Guelph Nighthawks, has signed with the Fraser Valley Bandits for the 2021 season. (Photo by Christian Bender)

Fraser Valley Bandits sign Canisius College alumnus Jamal Reynolds

Former Guelph Nighthawks starter set to join Bandits for 2021 CEBL season

Jamal Reynolds, shown here with the Guelph Nighthawks, has signed with the Fraser Valley Bandits for the 2021 season. (Photo by Christian Bender)
It’s the Valley Huskers (left) and the Regina Riot (right) in the final of Football Canada’s online logo contest.

Valley Huskers face Regina Riot in final of Football Canada logo contest

Vote in the online poll to see the scarecrow named the best amateur football logo in the country

It’s the Valley Huskers (left) and the Regina Riot (right) in the final of Football Canada’s online logo contest.

Chilliwack Chiefs blanked by Prince George in BCHL pod matchup

The Spruce Kings won 2-0, snapping Chilliwack’s three game winning streak

Malcolm Duvivier and the Fraser Valley Bandits are now scheduled to return to the court inside the Abbotsford Centre on June 26. (File photo)

Fraser Valley Bandits season opener postponed to June 24

Canadian Elite Basketball League pushes back 2021 season due to COVID-19

Malcolm Duvivier and the Fraser Valley Bandits are now scheduled to return to the court inside the Abbotsford Centre on June 26. (File photo)
A crucial vote on May 1 will have major implications for the governance of football and other high school sports in B.C. (Eric J. Welsh/Chilliwack Progress)

Power struggle: New governance model proposed for B.C. high school sports

Most commissions against new model; BCSS and its board in favour

A crucial vote on May 1 will have major implications for the governance of football and other high school sports in B.C. (Eric J. Welsh/Chilliwack Progress)
The Chilliwack Chiefs have secured a commitment from defenceman Thomas Messineo. (Chilliwack Chiefs graphic)

Massachusetts blueliner Thomas Messineo commits to Chilliwack Chiefs

The Chilliwack Chiefs are bolstering the defensive unit as the BCHL team looks ahead to 2021-22

The Chilliwack Chiefs have secured a commitment from defenceman Thomas Messineo. (Chilliwack Chiefs graphic)
The spooky scarecrow of the Valley Huskers takes on the logo of the Regina Thunder in a national social media contest produced by Football Canada.

Huskers logo needs your online vote in semi-final round of Football Canada contest

The scarecrow has 2 more foes to vanquish to be named the best amateur football logo in the country

The spooky scarecrow of the Valley Huskers takes on the logo of the Regina Thunder in a national social media contest produced by Football Canada.
Future Finlandia Lion Ian Heagy with his biggest fan, mom Jen Heagy. (submitted photo)

Chilliwack hockey player Ian Heagy defies the odds to land at Finlandia

Having never played a minute of rep, Heagy is making the jump from house to NCAA Div 2 hockey

Future Finlandia Lion Ian Heagy with his biggest fan, mom Jen Heagy. (submitted photo)
The Abbotsford Centre has the ability to host AHL level games if the Vancouver Canucks or any other NHL team chose to move its affiliate to the arena. (File photo)

Abbotsford Centre ready for AHL if right opportunity presents itself

Building recently upgraded glass and boards, schedule would allow for AHL tenant

The Abbotsford Centre has the ability to host AHL level games if the Vancouver Canucks or any other NHL team chose to move its affiliate to the arena. (File photo)
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Chilliwack Chiefs stretch BCHL win streak to three with weekend wins

The Chiefs beat Merritt and Prince George one time each as the pod season reaches the midpoint

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Mathieu Caron blanks Prince George for a second time in BCHL pod action

After two rough outings, the veteran goalie bounced back to shut out PG 2-0 Thursday

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Chilliwack FC creating committee to promote inclusiveness

Diversity and Inclusion Standing Committee will advise CFC on matters of racism and discrimination

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Rich Goulet receives a volunteer award from then Prime Minister Stephen Harper. (Contributed)

Petition for Rich Goulet gymnasium keeps growing

More than 4,200 seek honour for Pitt Meadows basketball coach

Rich Goulet receives a volunteer award from then Prime Minister Stephen Harper. (Contributed)