Friday, February 24, 2017
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Sports & Rec.

Sports & Rec.

Hornets win zone championship, now ready for valleys

It was a tale of two halves last week during the senior boys basketball zone championship game in Oliver. The SOSS Hornets fell behind in...

Coyotes aim to show they’re strong in playoffs, not just regular season

  By Richard McGuire The Osoyoos Coyotes have almost always been a strong team in the regular season, but except for one year, 2010-11, victory in...

Hornets host ‘Shootout’ today and Saturday

The Southern Okanagan Secondary School Hornets are hosting the Sagebrush Shootout basketball tournament today and tomorrow. The Hornets lost their first game today 52-40 against...

Team achieves rare 8-ender

A rarity in curling was recorded last night at the Eastlink Curling Centre, home of the Oliver Curling Club. In mixed league, team Schroter scored...

Heart attack survivor thanks buddies with beer and pizza

By Keith Lacey Harold Cox counts the days – literally – since he was given a second chance at life. Not only was last Friday his...

Visiting teams crowned at junior Playdowns

By Dan Walton Local curling teams were unable to qualify for a provincial tournament last weekend when the Eastlink Curling Centre hosted the Okanagan Juvenile...

Coyotes shut out Posse

By Dan Walton The Oliver Arena served as a surrogate venue for the Osoyoos Coyotes in their 6–0 win over the Princeton Posse last Sunday. “Oliver’s...

Area 27 to host Hayman Classic youth cycling races

By Keith Lacey The sport of competitive cycling for juniors under age 18 is going to get a giant boost when racers from across the...

Pre-novice tourney this Saturday

The 2017 pre-novice home tournament will be held in the Oliver Arena this Saturday, Jan. 14. The teams include the SOK Spitfires, the SOK Great...

Peewee rep team wins

The South Okanagan Peewee Rep Hockey team came first in their final tournament of the season held in Kamloops recently. The boys beat Ridge Meadows...

Hornets put down Coyotes 103-73

The SOSS Hornets senior boys basketball team sealed a convincing win over the George Elliot Coyotes last night 103-73. Manjot Dhaliwal was strong with 30...

Lakers take sting out of Hornets

The SOSS Hornets got stung today by the Pen-Hi Lakers 76-55 but continue their grind in the 56th annual Okana-Qen senior boys basketball tournament...

Hornets push Bears to thrilling overtime

The Hornets senior boys basketball team lost a thrilling 83-82 overtime game against Mt. Boucherie Bears last night during the 56th annual Okana-Qen tournament. The...

Hornets get stung in valley championships

The SOSS senior boys volleyball team (Hornets) came out strong but got stung later in the AA Okanagan Valley Championships last weekend. The team had...

Hornets advance in volleyball tournament

The Southern Okanagan Secondary School Hornets defeated the Princess Margaret Mustangs this afternoon to advance in the AA Okanagan Valley Volleyball Championships. The Hornets won...