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GW Graham grad Deanna Tuchscherer and the UFV women’s basketball team will return to play this fall under an ‘alternative sports format’ approved at the recent Canada West annual general meeting. (UFV Cascades photo)

Canada West conference approves ‘alternative sports formats’ for 2021-22 season

The UFV Cascades and other university teams will return to action in regional-heavy play

GW Graham grad Deanna Tuchscherer and the UFV women’s basketball team will return to play this fall under an ‘alternative sports format’ approved at the recent Canada West annual general meeting. (UFV Cascades photo)
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Abbotsford graphic designer pitches Flyers rebrand for AHL team

Alex Svarez suggests new affiliate team turns back the clock and brings back Flyers moniker

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Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen is now under investigation from the Vancouver Police Department following sexual misconduct allegations. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)

Vancouver police investigating sexual misconduct claims against Canucks’ Jake Virtanen

Abbotsford native remains on leave with the Vancouver Canucks following recent allegations

Abbotsford’s Jake Virtanen is now under investigation from the Vancouver Police Department following sexual misconduct allegations. (John Morrow/Abbotsford News)
Colton (left) and Merick Sampson (right) have committed to play for the Augustana Vikings, a University of Alberta satellite campus playing in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference. (submitted photo)

Chilliwack’s Colton and Merick Sampson joining Augustana Vikings men’s basketball team

The soon-to-be Chilliwack secondary grads will play in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference

Colton (left) and Merick Sampson (right) have committed to play for the Augustana Vikings, a University of Alberta satellite campus playing in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference. (submitted photo)
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Abbotsford’s Magnuson Ford temporarily severs ties with Canucks forward Jake Virtanen

Abbotsford dealership condemns sexual misconduct, may bring Virtanen back pending investigation

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Abbotsford's Jake Virtanen has stepped down as the host of the Archway Charity Golf Tournament after recent sexual assault allegations came to light. (File photo)

Jake Virtanen steps down as host of Abbotsford charity golf tournament

Archway Community Services announces he will no longer be host of event after allegations

Abbotsford's Jake Virtanen has stepped down as the host of the Archway Charity Golf Tournament after recent sexual assault allegations came to light. (File photo)
Chilliwack Chiefs commit Brady Milburn.

Chilliwack Chiefs pursue brother act with Brady Milburn commitment

Brady should be able to play alongside older brother Connor Milburn in the BCHL next season

Chilliwack Chiefs commit Brady Milburn.
Olivia Lounsbury is a member of the Camosun College Chargers women’s basketball team and a regional winner of a Premier’s Awards for Indigenous Youth Excellence in Sport.

Chilliwack’s Olivia Lounsbury wins Premier’s Award for Indigenous Youth Excellence in Sport

The Unity Christian grad and current Camosun student is one of six winners from the Fraser region

Olivia Lounsbury is a member of the Camosun College Chargers women’s basketball team and a regional winner of a Premier’s Awards for Indigenous Youth Excellence in Sport.
Sasha Teleguine (white jersey) has produced 11 points in 14 games as a BCHL rookie while honing his two-way game. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chief Sasha Teleguine breaks the ice with first BCHL goal

Teleguine contributed 10 assists and improved two-way play as he went 14 games without a goal

Sasha Teleguine (white jersey) has produced 11 points in 14 games as a BCHL rookie while honing his two-way game. (Darren Francis photo)
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BCHL pod season will end without playoffs

With COVID restrictions still hampering the league, the Fred Page Cup won’t be awarded in 2021

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Brayden Melnyk faces hometown Chilliwack Chiefs in BCHL debut

Melnyk led his Merritt Centennials into action in a BCHL pod matchup at the Chilliwack Coliseum

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The logo of the BC Football Conference Valley Huskers has been crowned as the best amateur football logo in the country.

Chilliwack’s Valley Huskers scarecrow named best amateur football logo in Canada

The Huskers beat the Regina Riot in the final round of Football Canada social media voting

The logo of the BC Football Conference Valley Huskers has been crowned as the best amateur football logo in the country.
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Up and down BCHL pod season continues for Chilliwack Chiefs

The junior A club is firmly in the middle of the pack as the shortened season nears its end

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Jamal Reynolds, shown here with the Guelph Nighthawks, has signed with the Fraser Valley Bandits for the 2021 season. (Photo by Christian Bender)

Fraser Valley Bandits sign Canisius College alumnus Jamal Reynolds

Former Guelph Nighthawks starter set to join Bandits for 2021 CEBL season

Jamal Reynolds, shown here with the Guelph Nighthawks, has signed with the Fraser Valley Bandits for the 2021 season. (Photo by Christian Bender)
It’s the Valley Huskers (left) and the Regina Riot (right) in the final of Football Canada’s online logo contest.

Valley Huskers face Regina Riot in final of Football Canada logo contest

Vote in the online poll to see the scarecrow named the best amateur football logo in the country

It’s the Valley Huskers (left) and the Regina Riot (right) in the final of Football Canada’s online logo contest.

Chilliwack Chiefs blanked by Prince George in BCHL pod matchup

The Spruce Kings won 2-0, snapping Chilliwack’s three game winning streak

Malcolm Duvivier and the Fraser Valley Bandits are now scheduled to return to the court inside the Abbotsford Centre on June 26. (File photo)

Fraser Valley Bandits season opener postponed to June 24

Canadian Elite Basketball League pushes back 2021 season due to COVID-19

Malcolm Duvivier and the Fraser Valley Bandits are now scheduled to return to the court inside the Abbotsford Centre on June 26. (File photo)
A crucial vote on May 1 will have major implications for the governance of football and other high school sports in B.C. (Eric J. Welsh/Chilliwack Progress)

Power struggle: New governance model proposed for B.C. high school sports

Most commissions against new model; BCSS and its board in favour

A crucial vote on May 1 will have major implications for the governance of football and other high school sports in B.C. (Eric J. Welsh/Chilliwack Progress)
The Chilliwack Chiefs have secured a commitment from defenceman Thomas Messineo. (Chilliwack Chiefs graphic)

Massachusetts blueliner Thomas Messineo commits to Chilliwack Chiefs

The Chilliwack Chiefs are bolstering the defensive unit as the BCHL team looks ahead to 2021-22

The Chilliwack Chiefs have secured a commitment from defenceman Thomas Messineo. (Chilliwack Chiefs graphic)
The spooky scarecrow of the Valley Huskers takes on the logo of the Regina Thunder in a national social media contest produced by Football Canada.

Huskers logo needs your online vote in semi-final round of Football Canada contest

The scarecrow has 2 more foes to vanquish to be named the best amateur football logo in the country

The spooky scarecrow of the Valley Huskers takes on the logo of the Regina Thunder in a national social media contest produced by Football Canada.