Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Sports & Rec.

Sports & Rec.

Icebreaker Baseball Tournament

Results A Division: VBS Diggers 1st, Storm 2nd, B Division: Dirty Ball Bags 1st, DA's 2nd C Division: Bomb Squad 1st. Hit then Pass 2nd. ...

Volunteers celebrated by the Oliver Curling Club

Contributed Winners on and off the ice were toasted at the Oliver Curling Club’s recent Windup Dinner & Awards Night. In addition to all the...

Aging hockey players relive their youth at 55+ Wine Capital Hockey Tournament

Dan Walton Oliver Chronicle There might not be any slap shots or hitting, but the old-timers who play in the Wine Capital 55+ Hockey Tournament still...

Local MMA hopeful ready to fight professionally

By Lyonel Doherty A 23-year-old mixed martial artist from Oliver says he’s ready to go pro. On March 16, Marlan (Pretty Boy) Hall successfully defended his...

“The Other Game on Ice”

Contributed Eastlink Curling Centre was the site of the Closing Mixed Bonspiel on Saturday. The theme was "The Other Game on Ice" to help celebrate...

2019 Sheep Count at Vaseux Lake

Photos of the 2019 Sheep Count at Vaseux Lake hosted by the Southern Okanagan Sportsmen's Association. Here are the results of the 70th Annual Sheep...

Figure skater Patricia Fortunato wins silver

Patricia Fortunato who skates out of the Summerland Skating Club had the chance to compete at the 2019 West Coast Challenge Adults Competition this...

Montreal Canadiens alumni ready for big game in Oliver

It's almost time for the big game to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Oliver Arena. Montreal Canadiens alumni arrived to a warm welcome at...

Harold’s heart keeps ticking

Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle What does it feel like to die and come back to life? Harold Cox would love to tell you, but he can only...

Buddies reflect on saving hockey pal five years ago

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1I_74JK75Gs&feature=youtu.be   See 2014 coverage here

Big weight loss renews man’s life

By Lyonel Doherty Oliver Chronicle The Six Million Dollar Man has nothing on Ralph Renzetti from Oliver. The senior died once, came back to life, nurtures a...

Coyotes changing coach & GM

Vanessa Broadbent Aberdeen Publishing When the Osoyoos Coyotes hit the ice on Saturday, they’ll be under new management. The team announced on Twitter today that head coach...

Oliver figure skater goes on to coach

Contributed She is a skater girl. Sabrina Fortunato is a quadruple gold skater from Oliver B.C. and skates out of the Summerland Skating Club. Sabrina completed her...

Hoop Fest on all weekend

The Grade 8 boys basketball team from Southern Okanagan Secondary School are hosting Hoop Fest this weekend. They Hornets won their first game on Friday...

Baldy gives meaning to Mondays

No need to worry about coming down with a case of the Mondays at the ski hill. And every...