Local Sports

Vernon golf pros collect BC cash

Duo from The Rise in the money at PGA of BC Pro-Assistant Championship

Aces aplenty at Vernon Golf Club

Local track has 14 recorded holes-in-one since April 30

New Lumby Disc Golf Course nears opening

Man behind new outdoor village activity says course will open “in a couple of weeks”

Vernon Vipers acquire power forward

Former Salmon Arm Silverback Jarrod Semchuk, from Kamloops, comes to Vernon via Bonnyville of AJHL

Vernon high school volleyball player makes national team

Liam Remple has been named to the U19 Men’s Team Canada Volleyball roster

Vernon Vipers continue lineup rebuild

The 10th player recruited is named Third; Ayden Third joins Snakes’ Den from Regina

Tim Hortons North Okanagan Athlete of the Year Awards
Youth sports push-ups combined with Sean Hawthorne
Push up harder version with Sean Hawthorne
Push up easier version with Sean Hawthorne

Vernon Paralympian calls it a career

Curt Minard, three-time Canadian Para snowboard cross champ and Paralympian, retires at 41

Coldstream defenceman warrants U17 camp call

Jace Weir, 16, of the Okanagan Rockets one of 113 players picked for Hockey Canada virtual camp

Vernon’s Ken Holland elected to Hockey Hall of Fame

Joins Hall for Class of 2020 in Builder category; five players to be inducted

North Okanagan sporting excellence honoured

Shanda Hill, Carl Vardon and Vernon Christian School volleyball win Tim Hortons sports awards

Vernon golfer prints 1 on scorecard after first career ace

Rob Bauml records hole-in-one at home Vernon Golf and Country Club’s par-3 No. 17

Vernon player named to Team Canada hockey development camp

Anne Cherkowski, gold- and silver-medal winning forward with U18, invited to virtual camp

Vernon Vipers land three forwards

Signings continue for BC Hockey League squad

Junior golf tour returns to Okanagan with free clinic

Ford Junior Golf Clinic goes Sunday, July 19, at Vernon’s Predator Ridge Golf Resort

Roof pledges pass $1 million for Vernon Pickleball Association

Campaign to raise $1.2 million for covered courts at Marshall Fields off to sizzling start

Verbal abuse from team rep led to Vernon sportswriter leaving baseball beat

George Dobie penned his resignation letter in story form in May 1956; became Sun’s labour reporter

Vernon Vipers land quintet of players

Three defencemen and a pair of teammate forwards coming to the Snakes’ Den

Vernon Pickleball Association shoots for lights, roof

Phase 2 of courts project in Okanagan Landing looks to land roof and lighting

North Okanagan athletes stung by university sports cancellations

More than a dozen local soccer and football university athletes have seasons cancelled by COVID-19

Canada West cancels fall sports due to COVID-19

B.C. student athletes at seven universities impacted by cancellation, more cancellations possible