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Ben Lypka

Ben Lypka

I joined the Abbotsford News in 2015.
I graduated from Langara College's journalism program in 2010 and previously spent five years covering sports, arts and community events at the Squamish Chief newspaper.

Phone
604-851-4526
Email
ben.lypka@abbynews.com

Recent Work by Ben

Abbotsford Canucks see slight dip in attendance for 2023-24

Abbotsford Canucks see slight dip in attendance for 2023-24

Club averages 4,816 for 2023-24, down from 4,898 in 2022-23
Abbotsford Canucks travelling to Colorado for round one of AHL playoffs

Abbotsford Canucks travelling to Colorado for round one of AHL playoffs

Series goes Wednesday (April 24), Friday (April 26) and Sunday (April 28), if necessary
Abbotsford performers release Vancouver Canucks inspired music video ahead of playoffs

Abbotsford performers release Vancouver Canucks inspired music video ahead of playoffs

Game Night features the work of Abbotsford’s DJ Heer and rapper A.S.M.
Kalamazoo Wings qualify for ECHL playoffs with assist from Abbotsford Canucks

Kalamazoo Wings qualify for ECHL playoffs with assist from Abbotsford Canucks

Wings competing in the Kelly Cup playoffs for the first time in five years
Langley’s Malcolm Tyler signs with UFV Cascades men’s basketball team

Langley’s Malcolm Tyler signs with UFV Cascades men’s basketball team

Brookswood Secondary product joining UFV for 2024-25 Canada West season
UFV Cascades add libero Keira Scharfenberg for 2024-25 season

UFV Cascades add libero Keira Scharfenberg for 2024-25 season

Sherwood Park product has ability to play two positions
Abbotsford Canucks pick up crucial back-to-back wins in Calgary

Abbotsford Canucks pick up crucial back-to-back wins in Calgary

Canucks increase chances of hosting first round of playoffs after pair of wins
Basketball star Maddy Gobeil, golfer Jackson Jacob earn UFV athlete of the year awards

Basketball star Maddy Gobeil, golfer Jackson Jacob earn UFV athlete of the year awards

Cascades hand out 2023-24 team awards
Abbotsford Canucks drop pair of games to Coachella Valley

Abbotsford Canucks drop pair of games to Coachella Valley

Canucks earn just one of four points in crucial penultimate set of home games
B.C.’s Cade Smith impresses in MLB debut with Cleveland

B.C.’s Cade Smith impresses in MLB debut with Cleveland

MEI grad strikes out five in two innings as the Guardians defeat Oakland Athletics
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