Emanuel Sequeira

Treven Stetsko

Hockey officials block out negative comments

Penticton Minor Hockey Association officials say it is easier to block out negative comments when they are older.

Treven Stetsko
A player delivers his rock during a World Curling Tour St. Paul Cash Spiel in Minnesota on Oct. 7 to 9

Curling club draws in World Tour event

The Penticton Curling Club will host a men's World Curling Tour event in October.

A player delivers his rock during a World Curling Tour St. Paul Cash Spiel in Minnesota on Oct. 7 to 9
The Okanagan Wild will begin training camp Feb. 19 at Hassen Memorial Arena in Armstrong.

Wild join Intermediate lacrosse league

The Okanagan Wild are officially the British Columbia Intermediate Lacrosse League’s newest team.

The Okanagan Wild will begin training camp Feb. 19 at Hassen Memorial Arena in Armstrong.
Viper goalie Ty Taylor attempts to smother a loose puck with a horde of Vipers and Vees in on the play in BCHL play Saturday night at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

Vipers head to PG on a roll

The Vernon Vipers stopped the host Penticton Vees 4-2 in BCHL action before 2,959 B.C. Hockey League fans Saturday night.

Viper goalie Ty Taylor attempts to smother a loose puck with a horde of Vipers and Vees in on the play in BCHL play Saturday night at the South Okanagan Events Centre.
VERNON VIPER SHANE Kelly gives Penticton Vees Griffin Mendel some tough love during the BCHL tilt at the South Okanagan Events Centre Saturday. There was no love loss between the teams with the Vipers skating away with a 4-2 win.

VIDEO: Vees iced by Vipers at home

A strong effort by the Penticton Vees couldn't dig them out of a hole against Vernon in loss.

VERNON VIPER SHANE Kelly gives Penticton Vees Griffin Mendel some tough love during the BCHL tilt at the South Okanagan Events Centre Saturday. There was no love loss between the teams with the Vipers skating away with a 4-2 win.
TYSON JOST (10)

UPDATED: Former Vees Jost, Fabbro selected to Team Canada

Tyson Jost and Dante Fabbro have been selected to play for Canada in the World Junior Championship.

TYSON JOST (10)
THE 2017 HAYMAN CLASSIC will be held at Area 27 track June 9 to 11.

Hayman Classic to hit the road in new location

The Hayman Classic cycling event will change venue in 2017, being held at Area 27.

THE 2017 HAYMAN CLASSIC will be held at Area 27 track June 9 to 11.
OLIVER’S JAMIE FORTUNE never played football until he joined Kelowna’s Okanagan Sun. Fortune has made big improvements with the team since he started training with them in April.

Okanagan Sun rookie learning to play game quickly

New to football, Oliver's Jamie Fortune is learning to play under the tutelage of the Okanagan Sun B.C. Conference Football club

OLIVER’S JAMIE FORTUNE never played football until he joined Kelowna’s Okanagan Sun. Fortune has made big improvements with the team since he started training with them in April.

Vees land Brodeur’s son as Miska leaves

The B.C. Hockey League’s reigning champions have lost their No. 1 goalie.

PENTICTON VEES co-captain Patrick Sexton tells former teammate and Vernon Viper forward Liam Finlay (21) that he was glad to see he was OK and back playing after he knocked Finlay out with a hit in Game 2 of the series. Sexton scored the winner in a 2-0 Vees win over the Vipers Sunday night in Game 7 of the BCHL Interior Division Final at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

Seventh heaven for Vees

Patrick Sexton nets winner for Vees to clinch the Interior Division Final in Game 7

PENTICTON VEES co-captain Patrick Sexton tells former teammate and Vernon Viper forward Liam Finlay (21) that he was glad to see he was OK and back playing after he knocked Finlay out with a hit in Game 2 of the series. Sexton scored the winner in a 2-0 Vees win over the Vipers Sunday night in Game 7 of the BCHL Interior Division Final at the South Okanagan Events Centre.
VERNON VIPER GOALIE Danny Todosychuk made 48 saves in Game 5 of the BCHL's Interior Division final at the South Okanagan Events Centre

Vees stung by redirected shot, face elimination

The Penticton Vees trail the BCHL's Interior Division Final 3-2

VERNON VIPER GOALIE Danny Todosychuk made 48 saves in Game 5 of the BCHL's Interior Division final at the South Okanagan Events Centre
Vernon Vipers forward Trevor Fidler couldn’t get his stick on puck to test Cowichan Valley Capitals goalie Lane Michasiw with teammate Thomas Aldworth watching and Capitals Julien Lepage trying to defend in Bauer BCHL Showcase action in Chilliwack Friday. The Vipers won the game 2-0.

Vipers capitalize in opener

The Vernon Vipers peppered Cowichan Valley Capitals goalie Lane Michasiw with 26 shots over two periods, yet had nothing to show for it.

Vernon Vipers forward Trevor Fidler couldn’t get his stick on puck to test Cowichan Valley Capitals goalie Lane Michasiw with teammate Thomas Aldworth watching and Capitals Julien Lepage trying to defend in Bauer BCHL Showcase action in Chilliwack Friday. The Vipers won the game 2-0.
Kellen Jones dives to poke a puck out of the Edmonton Oilers defensive zone against Winnipeg Jets defencemen Josh Morrissey during the NHL Young Stars Classic Sept. 15 at the South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton.

Jones twins keep grinding

Connor and Kellen Jones didn’t have to score any eye-popping goals to impress their coach in the NHL Young Stars Classic.

Kellen Jones dives to poke a puck out of the Edmonton Oilers defensive zone against Winnipeg Jets defencemen Josh Morrissey during the NHL Young Stars Classic Sept. 15 at the South Okanagan Events Centre in Penticton.
Vernon Viper Mackenzie Bauer battles with Victoria Grizzlie PJ Conlon for the puck during their Bauer BCHL Showcase tilt at Prospera Centre Saturday. The Grizzlies won 5-4 in overtime.

Vipers edged by Grizzlies in overtime

Vernon Vipers have poor performance against Grizzlies in BCHL Showcase

Vernon Viper Mackenzie Bauer battles with Victoria Grizzlie PJ Conlon for the puck during their Bauer BCHL Showcase tilt at Prospera Centre Saturday. The Grizzlies won 5-4 in overtime.
Vernon Vipers forward Trevor Fidler couldn't get his stick on puck to test Cowichan Valley Capitals goalie Lane Michasiw with teammate Thomas Aldworth watching and Capitals Julien Lepage trying to defend in Bauer BCHL Showcase action in Chilliwack Friday. The Vipers won the game 2-0.

Vipers find way to beat Capitals

Vernon Vipers solve Capitals goalie to earn win in Bauer BCHL Showcase

Vernon Vipers forward Trevor Fidler couldn't get his stick on puck to test Cowichan Valley Capitals goalie Lane Michasiw with teammate Thomas Aldworth watching and Capitals Julien Lepage trying to defend in Bauer BCHL Showcase action in Chilliwack Friday. The Vipers won the game 2-0.

Penticton trades for Hannoun

The Penticton Vees have landed former Vernon Viper forward Demico Hannoun.

Vernon Viper Demico Hannoun gives chase to Penticton Vee Cody DePourcq on Saturday at the South Okanagan Events Centre during Game 7 of the BCHL Interior Division final. The Vipers won 4-3 in overtime to clinch the BCHL's Interior Division championship.

Vees have hearts broken in overtime against Vipers in Game 7

Vipers comeback from 3-1 deficit to defeat Vees in overtime and win Interior Division championship

Vernon Viper Demico Hannoun gives chase to Penticton Vee Cody DePourcq on Saturday at the South Okanagan Events Centre during Game 7 of the BCHL Interior Division final. The Vipers won 4-3 in overtime to clinch the BCHL's Interior Division championship.
Former Vernon Viper d-man Kyle Bigos

BCHLers among Young Stars

Former Vernon Viper d-man Kyle Bigos among five BCHL grads competing at the Vancouver Canucks' Young Stars Classic in Penticton.

Former Vernon Viper d-man Kyle Bigos
Vancouver Canucks 2013 draft pick Hunter Shinkaruk

Canucks’ Shinkaruk excited for Young Stars Classic

Hunter Shinkaruk will have a different view of the Vancouver Canucks Young Stars Classic

Vancouver Canucks 2013 draft pick Hunter Shinkaruk
A jubilant Jordan Rapp prepares to grab the ribbon at the finish line of the Subaru Ironman Canada triathlon Sunday to clinch the championship for the second time in three years. Rapp divides his time between Penticton and the U.S.

Rapp rules in return

Jordan Rapp, 2009 Subaru Ironman Canada champ, took back his title from 2010 winner Viktor Zyemstev as he crossed the finish line in eight hours, 28 minutes, nine seconds Sunday afternoon in Penticton.

A jubilant Jordan Rapp prepares to grab the ribbon at the finish line of the Subaru Ironman Canada triathlon Sunday to clinch the championship for the second time in three years. Rapp divides his time between Penticton and the U.S.