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UFV’s Maddy Gobeil had a strong weekend against the UBCO Heat. (Dan Kinvig/UFV Athletics)

UFV Cascades earn weekend split against UBCO Heat

Women lose for the first time in 2022-23, men’s games postponed

The Abbotsford 55-Plus Games are scheduled to run from Aug. 22 to 26, 2023.

Sports announced for Abbotsford 55-Plus BC Games

Games run from Aug. 22 to 26, 2023 in locations in and around Abbotsford

The Mission City Outlaws will head into December on a six-game win streak and third place in the conference. /Mission Outlaws Instagram Photo

Mission City Outlaws carry six-game win streak into PJHL season’s halfway point

The Outlaws defeat the Pilots and Panthers to begin four game road trip

Mission Outlaws’ captain Chase Newman and forward James Veitch were named PJHL players of the week on Wednesday (Nov. 23) /Mission Outlaws Instagram photo

Mission Outlaws’ forwards Chase Newman and James Veitch named PJHL players of the week

Newman and Veitch piled up the stats as they led the Outlaws to a three-game winning streak

Mission Outlaws’ captain Chase Newman and forward James Veitch were named PJHL players of the week on Wednesday (Nov. 23) /Mission Outlaws Instagram photo
The Heritage Park Middle School grade nine girls’ volleyball team was awarded silver medals at provincials on the weekend. /Submitted: Andrew Hale

Heritage Park girls’ volleyball takes home silver at provincials

Mission squad defeats three teams in playoff round before losing in the gold medal game on Saturday

The Heritage Park Middle School grade nine girls’ volleyball team was awarded silver medals at provincials on the weekend. /Submitted: Andrew Hale
Danielle Royston drives to Oregon every two weeks to train with her new horse. /Submitted:Danielle Royston

Mission’s Danielle Royston is finding equestrian success

The Mission Secondary student travels to Oklahoma City to compete in the NHRA Futurity this week

Danielle Royston drives to Oregon every two weeks to train with her new horse. /Submitted:Danielle Royston
Brady Keeper (right) and the returning Vincent Arseneau led the Abbotsford Canucks to 3-2 win over the Laval Rocket on Wednesday (Nov. 25). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks post second straight win on the road

Canucks edge Laval Rocket 3-2, next travel to Calgary to battle the Wranglers

Brady Keeper (right) and the returning Vincent Arseneau led the Abbotsford Canucks to 3-2 win over the Laval Rocket on Wednesday (Nov. 25). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
UFV’s Maddy Gobeil had a good weekend with games of 14 and 17 points against UNBC. (Dan Kinvig/UFV Athletics)

UFV Cascades women’s basketball team extend unbeaten start to 6-0

Women post pair of wins over UNBC, men earn split with Timberwolves

UFV’s Maddy Gobeil had a good weekend with games of 14 and 17 points against UNBC. (Dan Kinvig/UFV Athletics)
Linus Karlsson and the Abbotsford Canucks earned a split in Toronto. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks snap three-game losing skid with 3-2 win in Toronto

Lane Pederson scores two power play goals, John Stevens adds game winner

Linus Karlsson and the Abbotsford Canucks earned a split in Toronto. (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
Chilliwack Chief’s captain Abram Wiebe will play in the BCHL 60th Anniversary Celebration all-star tournament. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chief Abram Wiebe named to BCHL all-star squad

The Chiefs captain will represent the Coastal conference in a three-on-three tournament

Chilliwack Chief’s captain Abram Wiebe will play in the BCHL 60th Anniversary Celebration all-star tournament. (Darren Francis photo)
Abbotsford’s Jett Woo checks Laval’s Anthony Richard during AHL action on Wednesday (Nov. 16). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)

Abbotsford Canucks drop 4-2 decision to Laval Rocket

Canucks fire 43 shots at Laval net in loss, next head to Toronto for games on Saturday and Sunday

Abbotsford’s Jett Woo checks Laval’s Anthony Richard during AHL action on Wednesday (Nov. 16). (Abbotsford Canucks photo)
APD officers and sponsors present Wendy Toyer (red jacket) with a cheque following the annual John Goyer Memorial ALS Charity Golf Tournament. (Submitted)

Abbotsford Police Department raises $32,000 for ALS support at annual golf tournament

John Goyer Memorial ALS Charity Golf Tournament has raised close to $200,000 in its existence

APD officers and sponsors present Wendy Toyer (red jacket) with a cheque following the annual John Goyer Memorial ALS Charity Golf Tournament. (Submitted)
Abbotsford’s Valley Lacrosse and Mission Mud Dawgs are hosting a fundraiser at an upcoming Abbotsford Canucks home game.

Abbotsford, Mission lacrosse groups partner with Abbotsford Canucks for ‘Lacrosse Appreciation Night’

Fundraiser for both association set to occur on Dec. 10 game at Abbotsford Centre

Abbotsford’s Valley Lacrosse and Mission Mud Dawgs are hosting a fundraiser at an upcoming Abbotsford Canucks home game.
UFV’s Natalie Rathler guards a Bisons player close during Canada West action on Saturday (Nov. 12). (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

UFV Cascades women’s basketball team run record to 4-0

Women sweep Manitoba over the weekend, men drop pair of games

UFV’s Natalie Rathler guards a Bisons player close during Canada West action on Saturday (Nov. 12). (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
Abbotsford’s Will Lockwood leaps to avoid Henderson’s Byron Froese during AHL action on Saturday (Nov. 12). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Canucks run into hot goalie on Country Night

Henderson goalie Jiri Patera makes 43 saves to lead visitors to 3-2 win at the Abbotsford Centre

Abbotsford’s Will Lockwood leaps to avoid Henderson’s Byron Froese during AHL action on Saturday (Nov. 12). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
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Live music, $5 beers and player autographs scheduled for Abbotsford Canucks “Country Night”

Saturday’s game against the Henderson Silver Knights is the second annual event for the Canucks

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Abbotsford Canucks forwards Linus Karlsson (left) and Yushiroh Hirano attack the Henderson Silver Knights net on Thursday (Nov. 10). (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Canucks edge Henderson Silver Knights 2-1

Goals from Brady Keeper and John Stevens, great goaltending from Arturs Silovs seals win

Abbotsford Canucks forwards Linus Karlsson (left) and Yushiroh Hirano attack the Henderson Silver Knights net on Thursday (Nov. 10). (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
Jake Virtanen has signed a two-year deal with a club in the Swiss League. (EHC Visp photo)

Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen signs two-year deal with Swiss League hockey team

Former Vancouver Canucks draft pick inks deal with EHC Visp

Jake Virtanen has signed a two-year deal with a club in the Swiss League. (EHC Visp photo)
UFV’s Dylan Kinley goes up for a block during Canada West action in Edmonton on Saturday (Nov. 5). (Eduardo Perez/MacEwan Athletics)

UFV Cascades basketball teams sweep Griffins in Edmonton

Cascades hosting Abbotsford home opener on Friday against Manitoba

UFV’s Dylan Kinley goes up for a block during Canada West action in Edmonton on Saturday (Nov. 5). (Eduardo Perez/MacEwan Athletics)
Canucks forward Yushiroh Hirano pushes the puck forward against the Firebirds on Saturday (Nov. 5). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)

Abbotsford Canucks power play power outage leads to 3-1 loss to Coachella Valley

Firebirds connect twice on the power play, Canucks go zero for seven in loss

Canucks forward Yushiroh Hirano pushes the puck forward against the Firebirds on Saturday (Nov. 5). (Ben Lypka/Abbotsford News)
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