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Jonathan Wu, 16, and Caden Chen, 16, from Sungod Skating Club are off to Regina, Sask. to compete in the Skate Canada Challenge Dec. 1-5 at Regina’s Evraz Place sport complex event in the hopes of securing a spot on the B.C. provincial team in advance of the 2022 Canadian Tire National Skating Championships. (Sungod Skating Club/submitted photos)

North Delta figure skaters competing this weekend for spots at nationals

Sungod Skating Club’s Jonathan Wu, Caden Chen competing at Skate Canada Challenge in Regina Dec. 1-5

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BCHL taking out-of-conference games off the schedule for rest of 2021-22 season

The league is shifting to regional matchups with travel still hindered province wide

Elgin Park Secondary’s Kendall Homenick makes a play at the net against Richmond’s Steveston-London Secondary during South Fraser championships. (Clinton Johnson photo)

Orcas overcome injuries to win South Fraser volleyball banner

Elgin Park Secondary’s senior boys team now prepares for provincials Dec. 8-11

South Surrey's Maya Kobylanski finished second in the women's U20 race at Canadian Cross-Country Championships in Ottawa Saturday. (Contributed photo)

Southridge grad leads Surrey contingent at Canadian Cross-Country Championships

Maya Kobylanski finishes second in U20 women’s race in Ottawa

South Surrey's Maya Kobylanski finished second in the women's U20 race at Canadian Cross-Country Championships in Ottawa Saturday. (Contributed photo)
Curlers participate in the High Tides bonspiel Sunday afternoon at the Peace Arch Curling Club. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Mulligan team wins all-Peace Arch final at High Tides curling bonspiel

White Rock event held over weekend at Peace Arch Curling Centre

Curlers participate in the High Tides bonspiel Sunday afternoon at the Peace Arch Curling Club. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Surrey-raised Mason Beaupit is a goaltender with Spokane Chiefs of the Western Hockey League (WHL). (Photo: spokanechiefs.com)

Sizzling stats for Surrey’s Beaupit earn him WHL Goaltender of the Week honours

Spokane Chiefs tendy joined WHL team in 2019 after time with Valley West Giants U18 squad

Surrey-raised Mason Beaupit is a goaltender with Spokane Chiefs of the Western Hockey League (WHL). (Photo: spokanechiefs.com)
After a number of years playing at the first-division level, the Bayside Sharks are taking steps to get their top men’s team back to the premier league. (Don Wright photo)

Bayside Sharks take aim at return to B.C. rugby’s premier level

“Absolutely, our goal is 100 per cent to get back there,” said men’s rugby director Andy Blackburn

After a number of years playing at the first-division level, the Bayside Sharks are taking steps to get their top men’s team back to the premier league. (Don Wright photo)
Anaya Bhandal began to focus more on competitive golf in 2018, after playing rep hockey with Surrey Falcons. (Submitted photo)

Surrey recruit Bhandal swings from hockey to golf to projected leader of SFU team

Current Fraser Heights student a multisport athlete ‘who is calm, cool and confident,’ coach says

Anaya Bhandal began to focus more on competitive golf in 2018, after playing rep hockey with Surrey Falcons. (Submitted photo)
Chilliwack’s Cameron Johnson is one of 24 BCHL skaters added to an online all-star ballot along with eight goaltenders. (Darren Francis photo)

BCHL adds 24 skaters, 8 goaltenders to online all-star ballot

Voting is open until Tuesday to determine which six skaters and four goalies make the game

Chilliwack’s Cameron Johnson is one of 24 BCHL skaters added to an online all-star ballot along with eight goaltenders. (Darren Francis photo)
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Surrey teen powerlifter sets national records in his very first competition

‘It’s huge for Gaurav (Dhanoa) – he’s a celebrity at his school right now,’ coach says

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Earl Marriott Secondary’s junior boys soccer team, coached by Grade 12 student Nick McQuillan (far right). (Contributed photo)

Mariners junior boys finish second at South Fraser soccer championships

South Surrey team - coached by Grade 12 student Nick McQuillan – drops final game to Queen Elizabeth

Earl Marriott Secondary’s junior boys soccer team, coached by Grade 12 student Nick McQuillan (far right). (Contributed photo)
Chilliwack Chief Abram Wiebe is one of 18 BCHLers named to the All-Star three-on-three tournament following a poll of league coaches. (Darren Francis photo)

BCHL coaches determine initial 18 skaters for three-on-three all-star tournament

Remaining all-stars will be determined through online fan voting

Chilliwack Chief Abram Wiebe is one of 18 BCHLers named to the All-Star three-on-three tournament following a poll of league coaches. (Darren Francis photo)
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Flooding fallout forces BCHL to postpone more games

Nine matches are being pushed back, but the junior A league has also added nine regional games

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The Earl Marriott Mariners Grade 9 girls celebrate after winning the gold-medal game at provincial championships Saturday in Cloverdale. (Contributed photo)

Earl Marriott Grade 9s capture provincial volleyball banner

South Surrey team pulls off three-peat – winning Surrey, South Fraser and B.C. titles in single year

The Earl Marriott Mariners Grade 9 girls celebrate after winning the gold-medal game at provincial championships Saturday in Cloverdale. (Contributed photo)
Members of the Semiahmoo U15 A2 team wave to one of the departing helicopters Tuesday, as the team left Hope, where they’d been stranded since Sunday. (Contributed photo)
Members of the Semiahmoo U15 A2 team wave to one of the departing helicopters Tuesday, as the team left Hope, where they’d been stranded since Sunday. (Contributed photo)
Earl Marriott Secondary's Grade 9 girls volleyball team celebrates a victory. (Contributed photo)

Earl Marriott Mariners take aim at provincial Grade 9 volleyball title

After Surrey, South Fraser banners, girls team enters Cloverdale-hosted provincials as No. 1 seed.

Earl Marriott Secondary's Grade 9 girls volleyball team celebrates a victory. (Contributed photo)
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VIDEO: Humboldt Broncos crash survivor happy to skate again in Surrey

Rehabing hockey player Layne Matechuk treated by team with Surrey Neuroplasticity Clinic

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The High Tides bonspiel is set for Peace Arch Curling Club later this month. (File photo)

Peace Arch Curling Club gets ready to host High Tides bonspiel

20 teams expected to take part in White Rock tournament later this month

The High Tides bonspiel is set for Peace Arch Curling Club later this month. (File photo)
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Two White Rock Titans teams set for semifinal football matchups

Winners of Sunday games will advance to Vancouver Mainland Football League finals on Nov. 27

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BCHL postpones eight games due to flooding

The homes of the Chilliwack Chiefs and Merritt Centennials have been particularly hard hit

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