Emanuel Sequeira

The Summerland Steam open the first game of a home-and-home set against the Kelowna Chiefs at home Saturday.

Steam host Chiefs in KIJHL tilt

The Summerland Steam host the Kelowna Chiefs in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action.

The Summerland Steam open the first game of a home-and-home set against the Kelowna Chiefs at home Saturday.
Lucas Byrne of the Penticton pee wee tier 2 squad celebrates a goal with teammates in the game against Kamloops Sunday at Penticton Memorial Arena.

PMHA Vees ready for playoff battles

The peewee and bantam Tier 2 Vees are ready to begin their pursuit of playoff glory.

Lucas Byrne of the Penticton pee wee tier 2 squad celebrates a goal with teammates in the game against Kamloops Sunday at Penticton Memorial Arena.
Penticton's Dan Chetner has been named the first coach of the Okanagan Wild box lacrosse team entering the B.C. Intermediate A Lacrosse League.

Okanagan Wild joins Intermediate lacrosse league

The Okanagan Wild become the B.C. Intermediate Lacrosse League's 11th franchise.

Penticton's Dan Chetner has been named the first coach of the Okanagan Wild box lacrosse team entering the B.C. Intermediate A Lacrosse League.
PEN HIGH LAKER Ashley Kiss

Goodis Press helps Lakers net positive results

The Pen High Lakers senior girls basketball team played well using their new Goodis Press.

PEN HIGH LAKER Ashley Kiss
THE SKAHA LAKE Ultra Swim filled all 100 entry spots in three weeks.

Skaha Lake Ultra Swim entry spots filled

Skaha Lake Ultra Swim entry spots filled, waiting list created.

THE SKAHA LAKE Ultra Swim filled all 100 entry spots in three weeks.
PENTICTON VEE MITCH Meek ties up Trail Smoke Eater Ryan Moon during their BCHL tilt at the Cominco Arena in Trail on Jan. 28. Moon netted the winner in a 6-3 final. The Vees are in Merritt on Wednesday.

BCHL: Vees look to get mentally stronger on the road

The Penticton Vees visit the Merritt Centennials with a focus on being mentally stronger.

PENTICTON VEE MITCH Meek ties up Trail Smoke Eater Ryan Moon during their BCHL tilt at the Cominco Arena in Trail on Jan. 28. Moon netted the winner in a 6-3 final. The Vees are in Merritt on Wednesday.
THE PEN HIGH Lakers field lacrosse team has won one of three games against Mission. The Lakers play impressed the visiting coach.

VIDEO: Lakers play impresses visiting coach

The Pen High Lakers field lacrosse team gets praise from Mission coach.

THE PEN HIGH Lakers field lacrosse team has won one of three games against Mission. The Lakers play impressed the visiting coach.
KYRA WALLACE is making the jump to university soccer with the UNBC Timberwolves in  Prince George.

Pinnacle soccer player a happy T-Wolf

Penticton player Kyra Wallace looks forward to continuing her soccer career with the UNBC Timberwolves.

KYRA WALLACE is making the jump to university soccer with the UNBC Timberwolves in  Prince George.
NASH MOOG

VIDEO: Lakers field lacrosse earns split

The Pen High Lakers split a two-game series with Mission Academy.

NASH MOOG
Penticton's Erin Paul strains to reach another rep on the bar during the Okanagan Valley Throwdown at the South Okanagan Events Centre Sunday. She went on to a second place tie in her division.

VIDEO: UPDATED- Throwdown has good first day

The Okanagan Valley Throwdown gives athletes a test on first day.

Penticton's Erin Paul strains to reach another rep on the bar during the Okanagan Valley Throwdown at the South Okanagan Events Centre Sunday. She went on to a second place tie in her division.
ANNICK COLE of the Pen High Lakers senior girls team sneaks a pass behind Salmon Arm Jewels defenders in 3A Okanagan Valley League play. The Lakers are hosting a Winter Classic tournament Jan.27 to 28 at Pen High.

Lakers hosting Winter Classic hoop tourney

The Pen High Lakers are hosting an eight-team senior girls basketball tournament.

ANNICK COLE of the Pen High Lakers senior girls team sneaks a pass behind Salmon Arm Jewels defenders in 3A Okanagan Valley League play. The Lakers are hosting a Winter Classic tournament Jan.27 to 28 at Pen High.
NICHOLAS JONES of the Penticton Vees absorbs a hard hit by Vernon Viper Connor Clouston while Chris Klack was upended by Brett Stapley. It was another physical affair by the BCHL Interior Division rivals Wednesday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. Klack collected two assists in a 3-3 final.

VIDEO: Vees battle Vipers to tie

Trailing 3-0, the Penticton Vees battled back to earn a 3-3 draw with the Vernon Vipers in BCHL action.

NICHOLAS JONES of the Penticton Vees absorbs a hard hit by Vernon Viper Connor Clouston while Chris Klack was upended by Brett Stapley. It was another physical affair by the BCHL Interior Division rivals Wednesday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. Klack collected two assists in a 3-3 final.
Penticton netminder Tristan Mallory with a little help from defenseman Ben Togyi keeps this scoring attempt by West Kelowna's Drayson Vodarek from going in the net while teammate Jaxon Mouillierat cruises in for a rebound during Sunday's match in the Penticton Minor Hockey Association Pee Wee Recreation Tournament at Memorial  Arena.

Vees teams battle hard in tourney

The Penticton peewee rec Vees missed out on playing in the medal round of their home tournament.

Penticton netminder Tristan Mallory with a little help from defenseman Ben Togyi keeps this scoring attempt by West Kelowna's Drayson Vodarek from going in the net while teammate Jaxon Mouillierat cruises in for a rebound during Sunday's match in the Penticton Minor Hockey Association Pee Wee Recreation Tournament at Memorial  Arena.
SALMON ARM SILVERBACK Carson Bolduc is knocked over by Penticton Vees Joseph Leahy and Taylor Ward as they chase the puck in the Shaw Centre on Sunday

VIDEO: Dislike fuels Vees rivalry with Vipers

Penticton Vees goalie Mat Robson talks about their rivalry with the Vernon Vipers ahead of Wednesday's game.

SALMON ARM SILVERBACK Carson Bolduc is knocked over by Penticton Vees Joseph Leahy and Taylor Ward as they chase the puck in the Shaw Centre on Sunday
Steve Clemont prepares to sweep this rock delivered by Randy Nelson en route to the Summerland rink's victory in the A finals of the Edward Jones Tin Cup match at the Penticton Curling Club Sunday.

Tin Cup draws in curlers

The Penticton Curling Club's Tin Cup offered a great weekend of curling.

Steve Clemont prepares to sweep this rock delivered by Randy Nelson en route to the Summerland rink's victory in the A finals of the Edward Jones Tin Cup match at the Penticton Curling Club Sunday.
ALEX HENDERSON of the Apex Freestyle Club took advantage of competing on his home course at Apex Mountain over the weekend to earn three medals during the first Timber Tour series event for B.C. Freestyle.

VIDEO: Freestyle skiers lands medals at Apex

Apex Freestyle Club members enjoy strong performances in first Timber Tour.

ALEX HENDERSON of the Apex Freestyle Club took advantage of competing on his home course at Apex Mountain over the weekend to earn three medals during the first Timber Tour series event for B.C. Freestyle.
Pen High Lakers defenders Connor Ramage and Beau Chetner close in on Thompson Okanagan Selects forward Josh Dubrett as netminder Jayden Carey prepares for the shot during field lacrosse action at the Adidas Sportsplex Sunday. The teams played to a 18-18 deadlock after overtime.

Lakers lacrosse team keeps growing

The Pen High Lakers field lacrosse team continues getting better as a team.

Pen High Lakers defenders Connor Ramage and Beau Chetner close in on Thompson Okanagan Selects forward Josh Dubrett as netminder Jayden Carey prepares for the shot during field lacrosse action at the Adidas Sportsplex Sunday. The teams played to a 18-18 deadlock after overtime.
THE APEX FREESTYLE CLUB is heading into a rebuilding mode after all of its competitive freestyle skiers have moved onto provincial teams to compete at a higher level.

Apex Freestyle Club begins its rebuild

A new wave of athletes are getting a chance to shine for the Apex Freestyle Club in Timber Tour as older skiers moved on.

THE APEX FREESTYLE CLUB is heading into a rebuilding mode after all of its competitive freestyle skiers have moved onto provincial teams to compete at a higher level.
OWEN SILLINGER of the Penticton Vees desperately dives to try and stop the Alberni Valley Bulldogs from keeping the puck in BCHL action. The Vees host the West Kelowna Warriors Saturday at the South Okanagan Events Centre at 6 p.m.

Vees finding their identity

The Penticton Vees are understanding how their coaches want them to play as they strive to win a BCHL championship.

OWEN SILLINGER of the Penticton Vees desperately dives to try and stop the Alberni Valley Bulldogs from keeping the puck in BCHL action. The Vees host the West Kelowna Warriors Saturday at the South Okanagan Events Centre at 6 p.m.
DELTA HOCKEY ACADEMEY'S Hollander Thompson is taken hard to the ice by Okanagan Hockey Academy's Austin O'Niel after scoring in the first period to make it 2-1 OHA. Delta won the game 5-4 in overtime.

OHA Elite 15’s focus on developing

The Okanagan Hockey Academy Elite 15 have success with smart play in Canadian Sport School Hockey League.

DELTA HOCKEY ACADEMEY'S Hollander Thompson is taken hard to the ice by Okanagan Hockey Academy's Austin O'Niel after scoring in the first period to make it 2-1 OHA. Delta won the game 5-4 in overtime.