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Port Hardy Reigns compete in Nanaimo at Island Championships

Port Hardy Reigns compete in Nanaimo at Island Championships

“We are very fortunate to have this opportunity for our youth in Port Hardy”

Port Hardy Reigns compete in Nanaimo at Island Championships
Gil’s Girls win Harvey Walkus Memorial Ball Hockey Tournament in shootout

Gil’s Girls win Harvey Walkus Memorial Ball Hockey Tournament in shootout

This year the tournament was held at the Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena on April 12-14.

Gil’s Girls win Harvey Walkus Memorial Ball Hockey Tournament in shootout
Tri-Port Wild hand out year-end awards

Tri-Port Wild hand out year-end awards

The Tri-Port Wild had three all female teams playing minor hockey this year.

Tri-Port Wild hand out year-end awards
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Mowi Upper Island Riptide holds free clinic at Port Hardy Secondary School soccer pitch

Mowi Upper Island Riptide holds free clinic at Port Hardy Secondary School soccer pitch

“It’s super fun for us to reconnect with the kids and have a great day playing some soccer.”

Mowi Upper Island Riptide holds free clinic at Port Hardy Secondary School soccer pitch
Port McNeill Minor Hockey hands out 2018-2019 awards

Port McNeill Minor Hockey hands out 2018-2019 awards

Port McNeill Minor Hockey gave out its 2018-2019 awards on April 3.

Port McNeill Minor Hockey hands out 2018-2019 awards
Dragonboating returns for another season in the North Island

Dragonboating returns for another season in the North Island

“Come on out and join in the fun. Be prepared to laugh, get wet and push yourself.”

Dragonboating returns for another season in the North Island
Port Hardy Minor Hockey hands out awards

Port Hardy Minor Hockey hands out awards

“We are needing a president, head coach, secretary and treasurer before we can get started”

Port Hardy Minor Hockey hands out awards
VIDEO: Oscar Hickes Memorial Hockey Tournament returns for 40th anniversary

VIDEO: Oscar Hickes Memorial Hockey Tournament returns for 40th anniversary

The Oscar Hickes Memorial Hockey Tournament made its return to the Doug Bondue Arena in Port Alice.

VIDEO: Oscar Hickes Memorial Hockey Tournament returns for 40th anniversary
New faces at Seven Hills Golf and Country Club

New faces at Seven Hills Golf and Country Club

Seven Hills Golf and Country Club is getting ready for it’s 2019…

New faces at Seven Hills Golf and Country Club
STACEY PATTERSON PHOTO                                The North Island Peewee Eagles won two games and lost two games at the Tier 3 Championships in Powell River.

North Island Peewee Eagles go 2-2 at Tier 3 Championships in Powell River

All told, it was a pretty successful season for the North Island Peewee Eagles.

STACEY PATTERSON PHOTO                                The North Island Peewee Eagles won two games and lost two games at the Tier 3 Championships in Powell River.
VIDEOS: North Island Bantam Eagles place second at Tier 3 Bantam Championships in Port Hardy

VIDEOS: North Island Bantam Eagles place second at Tier 3 Bantam Championships in Port Hardy

“This is now a piece of North Island history and will be talked about for many years to come.”

VIDEOS: North Island Bantam Eagles place second at Tier 3 Bantam Championships in Port Hardy
STACEY PATTERSON PHOTO                                The North Island Peewee Eagles won their first game at the Tier 3 Peewee Championships in Powell River.

North Island Peewee Eagles win first game at Championships in Powell River

The Eagles kicked off the action with a goal from captain Lucca Stewart.

STACEY PATTERSON PHOTO                                The North Island Peewee Eagles won their first game at the Tier 3 Peewee Championships in Powell River.
SUBMITTED PHOTO                                The Tri-Port Midget Wild won gold at their final tournament of the year in Kelowna!

Tri-Port Midget Wild finish season with gold medal performance

The other teams were no match for the Tri-Port girls.

SUBMITTED PHOTO                                The Tri-Port Midget Wild won gold at their final tournament of the year in Kelowna!
VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles tie Dawson Creek Canucks in front of massive hometown crowd in Port Hardy

VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles tie Dawson Creek Canucks in front of massive hometown crowd in Port Hardy

The Tier 3 Bantam Championships continued in style last night at the Don Cruickshank Memorial Arena.

VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles tie Dawson Creek Canucks in front of massive hometown crowd in Port Hardy
Port Hardy Reigns compete down island at Vancouver Island University

Port Hardy Reigns compete down island at Vancouver Island University

This is the second tournament of games for the 2019 Port Hardy Reigns Volleyball team.

Port Hardy Reigns compete down island at Vancouver Island University
VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles blast Kelowna Rockets in first game of the Championships in Port Hardy

VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles blast Kelowna Rockets in first game of the Championships in Port Hardy

The Eagles are back in action at 7:30 p.m. tonight against the Dawson Creek KFC Canucks.

VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles blast Kelowna Rockets in first game of the Championships in Port Hardy
VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles 2018-2019 season highlights

VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles 2018-2019 season highlights

The Eagles posted a 10-0 record in the Vancouver Island Amateur Hockey Association’s Tier 3 division.

VIDEO: North Island Bantam Eagles 2018-2019 season highlights
Vancouver Island’s brand new professional soccer team Pacific FC opened their 2019 pre-season with a four-day training session in Tofino. The team played soccer at Mackenzie Beach and Wickaninnish Community School. (Pacific FC Photo)

Vancouver Island’s soccer team takes shape in Tofino

New Canadian Premier League Pacific Football Club wants to be a team for people from Sooke to Tofino

Vancouver Island’s brand new professional soccer team Pacific FC opened their 2019 pre-season with a four-day training session in Tofino. The team played soccer at Mackenzie Beach and Wickaninnish Community School. (Pacific FC Photo)
TYSON WHITNEY PHOTO                                Iron Chisel competed last year against Team Dog from Campbell River, this year they will be facing off against Courtenay.

Iron Chisel ready to compete again at CFI Fitness in Port McNeill

“This whole thing is a pre-lim, we’re getting ready for a competition in Victoria on May 4”

TYSON WHITNEY PHOTO                                Iron Chisel competed last year against Team Dog from Campbell River, this year they will be facing off against Courtenay.
STACEY PATTERSON PHOTO                                The North Island Atom Eagles faced off against the Sooke Thunderbirds for the playoff banner last Sunday.

North Island Atom Eagles push Sooke Thunderbirds to sudden death overtime in playoff final

Despite the odds stacked against them, the Eagles more than exceeded expectations.

STACEY PATTERSON PHOTO                                The North Island Atom Eagles faced off against the Sooke Thunderbirds for the playoff banner last Sunday.