Emanuel Sequeira

PENTICTON peewee Tier 3 Vees captain Michael Pugachev flies past Seattle Sno-King Wesley Bond in tournament over the weekend. Penticton lost the game 3-2 and won one of four games.

Work ethic shines through for Peewee Tier 3 Vees

The Penticton Vees peewee Tier 3 Vees go 1-3-0 in tournament but impress coach with work ethic.

PENTICTON peewee Tier 3 Vees captain Michael Pugachev flies past Seattle Sno-King Wesley Bond in tournament over the weekend. Penticton lost the game 3-2 and won one of four games.
KANDIS LIPSETT runs with her son Cedric as she nears the finish line. Lipsett has qualified to represent Canada in the long course distance for the International Triathlon Union Multi-sport World Championship in Penticton in 2017.

Triathlon mom excited about upcoming Challenge

Penticton's Kandis Lipsett will represent Canada in the International Triathlon Union Multisport World Championship Festival.

KANDIS LIPSETT runs with her son Cedric as she nears the finish line. Lipsett has qualified to represent Canada in the long course distance for the International Triathlon Union Multi-sport World Championship in Penticton in 2017.
PENTICTON VEES Chris Klack backhands this shot past Powell River Kings Cam Donaldson and netminder Brian Wilson on the first period of Saturday's BCHL game at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The Vees scored a 3-1 victory. The Vees host the Vernon Vipers on Wednesday at 7 p.m.

VIDEO:Vees defeat Kings on Teddy Bear Toss night

The Penticton Vees defeated the Powell River Kings, Chris Klack scores goal to send Teddy Bears flying.

PENTICTON VEES Chris Klack backhands this shot past Powell River Kings Cam Donaldson and netminder Brian Wilson on the first period of Saturday's BCHL game at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The Vees scored a 3-1 victory. The Vees host the Vernon Vipers on Wednesday at 7 p.m.
PENTICTON VEES captain Nicholas Jones creates problems for Salmon Arm Silverbacks goalie Nic Tallarico

VIDEO: Preview on Vees hosting Powell River

The Penticton Vees host the Powell River Kings on Teddy Bear Toss night at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

PENTICTON VEES captain Nicholas Jones creates problems for Salmon Arm Silverbacks goalie Nic Tallarico
PENTICTON VEES GOALIE Mat Robson (20) has committed to a National Collegiate Athletic Association Scholarship with the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers. Robson and the Vees host the Salmon Arm Silverbacks tonight at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

VIDEO: Preview on Penticton Vees versus Salmon Arm Silverbacks

The Penticton Vees take on the Salmon Arm Silverbacks, goalie Mat Robson commits to the Golden Gophers.

PENTICTON VEES GOALIE Mat Robson (20) has committed to a National Collegiate Athletic Association Scholarship with the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers. Robson and the Vees host the Salmon Arm Silverbacks tonight at the South Okanagan Events Centre.
Frequent change in leadership at the Ooknakane Friendship Centre has resulted in Penticton losing its bid to host the 2017 National Aboriginal Hockey Championships.

Bid to host National Aboriginal Hockey Championship in Penticton forfeited

Frequent change in leadership at the Ooknakane Friendship Centre has resulted in Penticton losing its bid.

Frequent change in leadership at the Ooknakane Friendship Centre has resulted in Penticton losing its bid to host the 2017 National Aboriginal Hockey Championships.
PENTICTON VEES FORWARD Ryley Risling finesses his way past a check attempt by Salmon Arm Silverbacks defenceman Landon Fuller during first period BCHL action at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The Vees lost to the Silverbacks 4-3 in double overtime.

VIDEO: Vees lose to Silverbacks in double OT

The Penticton Vees lost to the Salmon Arm Silverbacks, losing back-to-back for the first time this season.

PENTICTON VEES FORWARD Ryley Risling finesses his way past a check attempt by Salmon Arm Silverbacks defenceman Landon Fuller during first period BCHL action at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The Vees lost to the Silverbacks 4-3 in double overtime.
TINA HOEBEN

KISU coach gets value from UK trip

KISU swim coach Tina Hoeben got the chance to travel to England and visit City of Derby Swim Club.

TINA HOEBEN
LYNDZIE CARON WAS among the eight Interior recipients for the 2016 Premier’s Awards for Aboriginal Youth Excellence in Sport. Caron is one of three Penticton athletes to be recognized.

Young athletes receive Premier’s Award

Penticton and Osoyoos aboriginal athletes receive 2016 Premier’s Awards for Aboriginal Youth Excellence in Sport.

LYNDZIE CARON WAS among the eight Interior recipients for the 2016 Premier’s Awards for Aboriginal Youth Excellence in Sport. Caron is one of three Penticton athletes to be recognized.
JORDANA MCEACHERN of the Glengarry Skating Club during her freeskate program in the BC/YK Super Series Sectional Championships in Kelowna. Competing in women under-14

Skaters are on the right track

Glengarry and Summerland Skating Club members pick up 16 medals at Okanagan Interclub competition.

JORDANA MCEACHERN of the Glengarry Skating Club during her freeskate program in the BC/YK Super Series Sectional Championships in Kelowna. Competing in women under-14
PENTICTON VEES FORWARD Grant Cruikshank drives hard to the net in BCHL action against the Chilliwack Chiefs Saturday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The Vees won won 3-2 overtime. The Vees travel to Trail on Wednesday to take on the Smoke Eaters.

Vees confident of road trip to Trail

The Penticton Vees are taking their strong road record into Trail against the Smoke Eaters.

PENTICTON VEES FORWARD Grant Cruikshank drives hard to the net in BCHL action against the Chilliwack Chiefs Saturday at the South Okanagan Events Centre. The Vees won won 3-2 overtime. The Vees travel to Trail on Wednesday to take on the Smoke Eaters.
ETHAN KONNO AND Carson Shortreed focus on completing a Pen High Lakers drill during practice at the Adidas SportsPlex.

Lakers lacrosse team has strong to its first season

The Pen High Lakers first ever field lacrosse team gets launched because of key supporters.

ETHAN KONNO AND Carson Shortreed focus on completing a Pen High Lakers drill during practice at the Adidas SportsPlex.
MARISA MENDONCA

Hard work ahead for Pinnacles FC alum

Pen High grad and Pinnacles FC alum Marisa Mendonca has an important off-season ahead of her for the TRU WolfPack.

MARISA MENDONCA
CHRIS KLACK of the Penticton Vees makes a move to sneak past Chilliwack Chiefs defenceman Connor McCarthy during BCHL action at the South Okanagan Events Centre Saturday. Klack scored in the first period to even the score at 1-1 after one period. Klack set up the equalizer to force overtime and help the Vees win 3-2.

BCHL:Vees down Chiefs in extra time

The Penticton Vees earned their league-leading sixth overtime win of the season against the Chilliwack Chiefs.

CHRIS KLACK of the Penticton Vees makes a move to sneak past Chilliwack Chiefs defenceman Connor McCarthy during BCHL action at the South Okanagan Events Centre Saturday. Klack scored in the first period to even the score at 1-1 after one period. Klack set up the equalizer to force overtime and help the Vees win 3-2.
Michael Brown

Penticton gearing up to invite the world to ITU Multisport World Championship

The Penticton ITU Multisport World Championship Festival organizers hope to set big benchmarks so the event will return in five years.

Michael Brown
GRIFFIN MENDEL is among three Penticton Vees defenceman to receive invites to attend the camp for Team Canada West for the World Junior A Challenge. The camp will take place Dec. 5 to 8 in Leduc

Trio of Penticton Vees get Canada West invite

Griffin Mendel, James Miller and Jonny Tychonick have been invited to the Canada West camp for the World Junior A Challenge.

GRIFFIN MENDEL is among three Penticton Vees defenceman to receive invites to attend the camp for Team Canada West for the World Junior A Challenge. The camp will take place Dec. 5 to 8 in Leduc
William Reid goes to the outside on defender Kelan Sawyer during action in the elementary basketball league Sunday at Uplands Elementary School.

Fall Elementary basketball league fun for kids

Lake City Basketball's Fall Elementary League proves to be fun.

William Reid goes to the outside on defender Kelan Sawyer during action in the elementary basketball league Sunday at Uplands Elementary School.
TONY RAMSAY

Lakers lacrosse squad playing its first games

Pen High Lakers are fielding their first-ever field lacrosse team in Victoria

TONY RAMSAY

VIDEO: Vees’ Bast has a blast in his return

Penticton Vees defenceman Gabe Bast plays a key role in his team's overtime win over the Merritt Centennials on Nov. 19.

THE PEN HIGH LAKERS swim team ended a 15-year run of provinicial swimming championships by Vancover’s St. George’s School in Kamloops. It’s the first-ever provincial championship win for the Lakers.

Lakers are provincial champs

The Pen High Lakers won their first provincial championship in Kamloops last weekend.

THE PEN HIGH LAKERS swim team ended a 15-year run of provinicial swimming championships by Vancover’s St. George’s School in Kamloops. It’s the first-ever provincial championship win for the Lakers.