Sports

Bruins baffled in Spokane

The Chilliwack Bruins led 3-2 early in the first period, but ended…

  • Jan 28, 2011
Jason Warkentin (7) and Danny Grant (12) of the CBC Bearcats combined for a block of UFV’s Alec Dumerton.

Bearcats men, Cascades women triumph in crosstown clash

In recent years, volleyball games between Columbia Bible College and the University…

Jason Warkentin (7) and Danny Grant (12) of the CBC Bearcats combined for a block of UFV’s Alec Dumerton.
Arsh Sidhu of the Robert Bateman Timberwolves fends off Yioit Kogak of Koc Ozel Lisesi during senior boys basketball action on Tuesday. The T-Wolves defeated the Koc squad 69-63
Arsh Sidhu of the Robert Bateman Timberwolves fends off Yioit Kogak of Koc Ozel Lisesi during senior boys basketball action on Tuesday. The T-Wolves defeated the Koc squad 69-63
Jim Hambly of Abbotsford delivers a rock during men’s open action at the Abbotsford Curling Club.

Rock Talk: Klymchuk wins Abbotsford men’s open

There is a time in the life of junior curlers when they have dominated their peers, but they’re not experienced enough to challenge the adult competitive teams.

  • Jan 28, 2011
Jim Hambly of Abbotsford delivers a rock during men’s open action at the Abbotsford Curling Club.
The Calgary Flames assigned Ales Kotalik to the Abbotsford Heat on Friday morning.

Kotalik assigned to Heat

Ales Kotalik, a talented-but-underachieving scorer with a $3-million-per-year contract, has been assigned to the Abbotsford Heat.

The Calgary Flames assigned Ales Kotalik to the Abbotsford Heat on Friday morning.

Sports in brief: Bruce, Flanagan named athletes of the week

Volleyball players Kayla Bruce and Aaron Flanagan have been named the University…

  • Jan 28, 2011
Frustrating finishes for UFV hoopsters

V-ball, hoops on menu at UFV

It's shaping up to be a huge sports week at the University of the Fraser Valley.

  • Jan 26, 2011
Frustrating finishes for UFV hoopsters

Bruins pummelled by Portland

The Chilliwack Bruins travelled a long way to take their lumps Wednesday…

Heat fall to Rampage, Conroy clears waivers

For fans of the Abbotsford Heat, the off-ice events of Wednesday morning were at least as interesting as what was happening on the ice.

Major makeover for soccer club

The past week will go down as one of the most transformative periods in the history of soccer in Abbotsford.

Quintin Laing is the third captain in Abbotsford Heat history

Family values fuel Heat captain Laing

Ask Jim Playfair why he picked Quintin Laing as captain of the Abbotsford Heat, and the first of many superlatives the Heat head coach offers is that Laing is a “great family man.” Laing, for his part, is simply thankful to have a great family.

Quintin Laing is the third captain in Abbotsford Heat history
Cam Cunning

Lucky goal ignites Cunning’s game

In hockey, sometimes the difference between winning and losing comes down to a wacky bounce or two. The Abbotsford Heat saw their two-game weekend set against the Manitoba Moose in Winnipeg pivot on two such plays.

Cam Cunning
Big wins for Bearcat volleyballers

Big wins for Bearcat volleyballers

The Columbia Bible College men's volleyball team had a huge weekend on…

  • Jan 24, 2011
Big wins for Bearcat volleyballers
Pilots forward Adam Rossi gets physical with a Port Moody opponent.

Lourens leads the way for Pilots

A big game from Kevin Lourens on Friday sparked the Abbotsford Pilots to a perfect weekend.

  • Jan 24, 2011
Pilots forward Adam Rossi gets physical with a Port Moody opponent.
Amy Gough

Gough bronzed in Germany

Abbotsford’s Amy Gough captured her third World Cup skeleton medal of the…

  • Jan 24, 2011
Amy Gough
Manitoba Moose forward Shawn Weller - a member of the Abbotsford Heat last season - goes airborne in front of Heat goalie Leland Irving during the Moose's 5-3 win on Sunday.

Desbiens, Moose rally past Heat

A three-goal spurt bridging the second and third periods powered the Manitoba Moose to a 5-3 victory over the Abbotsford Heat on Sunday morning at Winnipeg’s MTS Centre.

  • Jan 23, 2011
Manitoba Moose forward Shawn Weller - a member of the Abbotsford Heat last season - goes airborne in front of Heat goalie Leland Irving during the Moose's 5-3 win on Sunday.

Gallagher guns down Bruins in B.C. division clash

After two solid games to start a three-games-in-three-nights B.C. division weekend, the…

Cougars clip Bruins in shootout thriller

Nick Buonassisi had the shootout winner Saturday night as the Prince George…

Rugby club hands out hardware

The Abbotsford Rugby Club has announced its youth award winners for the 2010 season.

  • Jan 21, 2011
Jimmy Hansra’s performance in the B.C. Mainland Cricket League drew the attention of Cricket Canada

Abbotsford’s Jimmy Hansra, born in India, heads home for Cricket World Cup

For Jimmy Hansra, Thursday’s announcement that he’d been selected to Canada’s team for the Cricket World Cup officially brought his athletic career full circle.

Jimmy Hansra’s performance in the B.C. Mainland Cricket League drew the attention of Cricket Canada