Local Sports

Okanagan baseball team turns some heads at BC AAA Minor Baseball provincials

The Penticton SOMBA Tigers are in Burnaby for a chance to go to the national minor baseball tourney

Tubbers revving up for fifth annual Okanagan Great Ogogogo Bathtub Race

Fundraiser for South Okanagan Similkameen Medical Foundation expected to reach $120,000 this year

Athlete of the Week: Benjamin Towriss

The Canadian Tire/Penticton Western News athlete of the week

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Sports in 90 with Mackenzie Britton
'We finally got one': Calgary Stampeders win the Grey Cup
CFL Grey Cup results from 2013-2018
Bo Levi Mitchell dedicates CFL's top player award to teammates

Penticton’s Houle drives in run but Canada loses first at Pan Am Games

The Canadian baseball team has guaranteed a spot to play for a medal in Peru

Penticton soccer alumni playing against pros

James Fraser joins for a series of exhibition matches against Canadian Pro teams.

  • Aug 3, 2019

South Okanagan rugby players at Western Rugby Championships

Penticton and Summerland athletes are in Regina this weekend to represent B.C.

  • Aug 2, 2019

Ultimate in Okanagan long-distance discipline begins Saturday

The Ultra 520K Canada race billed as an individual challenge for the 27 athletes from 11 countries

Penticton Vees coach held captive in The Peach

Vees hoping to get 30 more season ticket memberships

Drivers revving up for Penticton Speedway ‘marquee’ event

The Gordy Mannes Memorial event is the premiere racing event and more at the Penticton Speedway

Vernon Kal Tire FC blanks Kelowna rivals

Five different goal scorers gives Vernon squad 5-0 CapriCMW 45+ Soccer League win

New record set for Ultraman Canada in Penticton

Calgary’s Jordan Bryden smashed the swim course record

Penticton man goes the (long) distance in sporting events

Steve Brown has a passion for long-distance sporting events both as a competitor and organizer.

Perfect record so far for Penticton baseball player at Pan Am Games

Penticton baseball player helped Team Canada defeat Cuba 8-6 at the Pan Am Games in Peru

Penticton Vees squad add experienced forward to roster

The Penticton Vees made a deal with the Cowichan Valley Camps to get Lach Hadley for upcoming season

Penticton baseball player representing Canada at Pan Am Games

Dustin Houle is a former South Okanagan Minor Baseball player

Athlete of the Week: Abboud Alhamwi

The Canadian Tire/Penticton Western News athlete of the week

Okanagan minor baseball team comes up big for bronze

The Penticton SOMBA Tigers won their second tournament bronze medal of the season

Okanagan man named broadcaster of the year by BCHL

The new voice of the Penticton Vees was named last season’s BCHL broadcaster of the year

Magic number 4 clinches playoff spot for Penticton baseball squad

The SOMBA Tigers named down a playoff spot with a four-win weekend performance

Second half explosion lifts Vernon Kal Tire

Okanagan Oldtimers Men’s 46+ soccer tilt sees Vernon beat Kelowna Mabui 5-2