Eric Welsh

Opinion: Give the gift of Blocky this Christmas

Columnist Eric Welsh says it’s time to simplify Christmas shopping and step away from tech.

Former Chilliwack Chief wins NCAA Player of the Week award

Connor McCarthy led his Clarkson Golden Knights to a big win over the St. Lawrence Saints.

Prince George goalie wins first ever Shaw BCHL Community Hero Award

Jett Alexander joined goalies across North America raising money for the fight against cancer.

GW Graham basketball star Julia Tuchscherer chosen for Canada camp

The Grade 10 student is limited by a broken hand, but will do her best at a five day camp in Toronto

Chilliwack to host Cycling BC provincial championships

Some of the top time trial specialists in the province will be in Chilliwack for a June 13 race.

Sardis basketball Falcons taking Christmas trip to Texas

Sardis will play in the 61st annual Caprock high school tournament in the city of Lubbock.

Chilliwack’s Christina Peet-Williams scores silver at cross-country nationals

The Chilliwack secondary school student was one of eight locals competing at the event in Abbotsford

Four local high schools tip off at Storm Classic basketball tournament

Chilliwack secondary hosted the tourney, joined by Sardis, Highroad Academy and Unity Christian.

Chilliwack Chiefs coach believes his team can be a BCHL contender

Brian Maloney’s recent roster moves indicate confidence that his young crew can be among league’s best

Chilliwack Chiefs take out shorthanded Trail Smoke Eaters in Sunday BCHL battle

Tommy Lyons and Kyle Penney scored two goals apiece as the Chiefs won their third straight game.

Bliss Littler steps down as head coach of BCHL’s Wenatchee Wild

Littler has helped the Wild become one of the flagship franchises in the junior A circuit.

Fraser Valley Bandits hire Kyle Julius as new basketball boss

Julius takes over for Peter Guarasci, who guided the CEBL team to a 4-16 record in their first year.

Chilliwack basketball players in Team B.C. mix for North American Indigenous Games

Lakresha and Jalen Edwards are both hoping to be in Halifax next year for the massive athletic event

GW Graham powers past Langley Saints in basketball season opener

The Grizz blew out their overmatched opponents on home court, winning by 78 points.

Chilliwack Chief makes Canada West roster for World Junior A Challenge

Defenceman Xavier Henry is one of 11 BCHL skaters on the 22 man Canada West roster.

Referees play out-sized role in Chilliwack loss to Coquitlam

The Chiefs were on the wrong end of a controversial sequence during a key BCHL battle.

Chilliwack Chiefs make trade in wake of Ethan Bowen injury

Needing reinforcements, the junior A club has acquired Nicholas Cherkowski from the Wenatchee Wild.

White Rock Titans top Chilliwack Giants in provincial football final

An excellent game on a chilly day at Langley’s McLeod Stadium saw the Titans prevail 26-22.

Tuchscherer big in crunch time as UFV Cascades beat Manitoba Bisons

GW Graham grad Deanna Tuchscherer is becoming a points/rebounds leader for her Canada West squad.

Cooper Moore nets OT winner as Chilliwack Chiefs beat Powell River

Chilliwack led 2-0 early and trailed 3-2 late before rallying to win a rare Thursday BCHL battle.