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Chilliwack Chief earns BCHL star status

Dylan Kinch went on a goal scoring tear, collecting four in games against Coquitlam and Surrey

Trevor Linden is coming to Chilliwack Jan. 7, 2023 for a BCHL game between the Chiefs and Cranbrook Bucks. (Chilliwack Chiefs Twitter)

Vancouver Canucks great coming to Chilliwack for Chiefs game

Trevor Linden will be at the Chilliwack Coliseum Jan. 7 when the Chiefs take on the Cranbrook Bucks

UFV’s Maddy Gobeil had a strong weekend against the UBCO Heat. (Dan Kinvig/UFV Athletics)

UFV Cascades earn weekend split against UBCO Heat

Women lose for the first time in 2022-23, men’s games postponed

Goaltender Mathieu Caron is enjoying a breakout campaign with the NCAA’s Brown University Bears. (David Silverman photo)

Ex-Chilliwack Chiefs goalie wins college hockey award

Mathieu Caron has just been named goaltender of the week in the East Coast Athletic Conference

Goaltender Mathieu Caron is enjoying a breakout campaign with the NCAA’s Brown University Bears. (David Silverman photo)
The Abbotsford 55-Plus Games are scheduled to run from Aug. 22 to 26, 2023.

Sports announced for Abbotsford 55-Plus BC Games

Games run from Aug. 22 to 26, 2023 in locations in and around Abbotsford

The Abbotsford 55-Plus Games are scheduled to run from Aug. 22 to 26, 2023.
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Chilliwack Chiefs stun Surrey Eagles with 6-2 road win

The Chiefs handed the Eagles just their fourth loss in 20 games this BCHL season

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Chilliwack’s Ben Hagkull joined the national team for an evaluation camp in Calgary. (Wheelchair Basketball Canada photo)

Chilliwack’s Hagkull invited to Wheelchair Basketball Canada camp in Calgary

Hagkull and 14 others are trying to impress coaches and land a spot on the national team

Chilliwack’s Ben Hagkull joined the national team for an evaluation camp in Calgary. (Wheelchair Basketball Canada photo)
Nathan Morin has two goals and four points in four games with the Chilliwack Chiefs since being acquired from the Salmon Arm Silverbacks. (Chris Fowler Photo)

Early-season results prompt Chilliwack Chiefs roster shuffle

Chiefs hockey boss Brian Maloney has brought in five new faces over the last month and a bit

Nathan Morin has two goals and four points in four games with the Chilliwack Chiefs since being acquired from the Salmon Arm Silverbacks. (Chris Fowler Photo)
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Chilliwack Chief AJ Lacroix added to BCHL all-star ballot

The forward is hoping to join teammate Abram Wiebe on the Coastal conference all-star squad

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G.W. Graham's Josh Seo came up with the game-sealing interception as his Grizzlies outlasted a never-say-die South Delta Sun Devils squad in a AAA playoff game. (Joanne Hewitt photo)

G.W. Grizzlies survive South Delta in football playoff thriller

The Chilliwack football powerhouse was pushed to the limit before prevailing in overtime

G.W. Graham's Josh Seo came up with the game-sealing interception as his Grizzlies outlasted a never-say-die South Delta Sun Devils squad in a AAA playoff game. (Joanne Hewitt photo)
Chilliwack’s Connor McCracken recently officiated the World U17 Challenge. (BC Hockey photo)

Chilliwack referee gets international experience at World U17 Challenge

Connor McCracken was one of 16 officials Canada wide invited to work the tournament

Chilliwack’s Connor McCracken recently officiated the World U17 Challenge. (BC Hockey photo)
UFV’s Maddy Gobeil had a good weekend with games of 14 and 17 points against UNBC. (Dan Kinvig/UFV Athletics)

UFV Cascades women’s basketball team extend unbeaten start to 6-0

Women post pair of wins over UNBC, men earn split with Timberwolves

UFV’s Maddy Gobeil had a good weekend with games of 14 and 17 points against UNBC. (Dan Kinvig/UFV Athletics)
Chilliwack Chief’s captain Abram Wiebe will play in the BCHL 60th Anniversary Celebration all-star tournament. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chief Abram Wiebe named to BCHL all-star squad

The Chiefs captain will represent the Coastal conference in a three-on-three tournament

Chilliwack Chief’s captain Abram Wiebe will play in the BCHL 60th Anniversary Celebration all-star tournament. (Darren Francis photo)
Rosedale product Aynsley D’Ottavio at the 2022 Esso Cup. The talented defender has been invited to a B.C. Hockey camp that will determine the team that goes to the 2023 Canada Winter Games in Prince Edward Island. (Hockey Canada photo)

Chilliwack’s Aynsley D’Ottavio one step away from Canada Winter Games

The talented defender has been invited to a B.C. Hockey evaluation camp in Whistler

Rosedale product Aynsley D’Ottavio at the 2022 Esso Cup. The talented defender has been invited to a B.C. Hockey camp that will determine the team that goes to the 2023 Canada Winter Games in Prince Edward Island. (Hockey Canada photo)
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Storm Classic returns to Chilliwack Secondary in December

The three day and 12 team boys tournament includes the host CSS Storm and Sardis Falcons

Basketball hoop (Pixabay.com)
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Chilliwack Jets take league-leading Langley Trappers to overtime

The Jets proved they can stand toe-to-toe with a PJHL titan, despite eventually falling 4-3

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UFV’s Natalie Rathler guards a Bisons player close during Canada West action on Saturday (Nov. 12). (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

UFV Cascades women’s basketball team run record to 4-0

Women sweep Manitoba over the weekend, men drop pair of games

UFV’s Natalie Rathler guards a Bisons player close during Canada West action on Saturday (Nov. 12). (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
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Chilliwack’s G.W. Graham Grizzlies top St. Thomas More in high-scoring playoff

The Grizzlies move on to face Vancouver College in a postseason battle

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Nathan Morin comes to the Chilliwack Chiefs from the Salmon Arm Silverbacks. (Chris Fowler Photo)

Chilliwack Chiefs make two-for-one swap with Salmon Arm Silverbacks

The Chiefs acquired forward Nathan Morin for forward Casy Laylin and defenceman Liam Steele

Nathan Morin comes to the Chilliwack Chiefs from the Salmon Arm Silverbacks. (Chris Fowler Photo)
Brendan Williamson has averaged nearly three points per game with the junior B Chilliwack Jets this season. (Crazy Bee’s Photography)

Hometown players powering Chilliwack Jets in 2022-23

Brendan Williamson and Zack Feaver have been key veteran additions to a young junior B club

Brendan Williamson has averaged nearly three points per game with the junior B Chilliwack Jets this season. (Crazy Bee’s Photography)