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The mini Bayside Sharks held a touch-rugby game and practice at South Surrey Athletic Park on Sunday. (Aaron Hinks photos)
The mini Bayside Sharks held a touch-rugby game and practice at South Surrey Athletic Park on Sunday. (Aaron Hinks photos)
Surrey wrestler Jason Bains receives four-year suspension for using banned substance

Surrey wrestler Jason Bains receives four-year suspension for using banned substance

Queen Elizabeth Secondary grad tests positive for steroid Turinabol, silver national medal removed

Surrey wrestler Jason Bains receives four-year suspension for using banned substance
Hayley Wickenheiser hit the ice with novice players during the Canadian Tire Wickenheiser Female World Hockey Festival hockey tournament, also known as WickFest, at Surrey Sport & Leisure Complex in February 2019. (File photo)

Several Surrey winners of BC Hockey awards, including Falcons for association of the year

Dr. Bonnie Henry given award for ‘outstanding humanitarian endeavor’

Hayley Wickenheiser hit the ice with novice players during the Canadian Tire Wickenheiser Female World Hockey Festival hockey tournament, also known as WickFest, at Surrey Sport & Leisure Complex in February 2019. (File photo)
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(photo: amshockey.com)

‘First step’ to WHL for Surrey’s Carter Savage, signed by Tri-City Americans

Team GM calls DHA-trained prospect ‘a big, physical defenseman with high hockey IQ, good puck skills’

(photo: amshockey.com)
Surrey Eagles’ Hudson Schandor battles for a puck with a Langley Rivermen player during the 2019-‘20 season. The BCHL has announced a contingency plan for the upcoming season, in the event fans are not allowed to attend games. (Garrett James photo)

BC Hockey League announces alternative plan for 2020-‘21 season

Player fees, sponsorship among contingency plans if fans not allowed to attend games

Surrey Eagles’ Hudson Schandor battles for a puck with a Langley Rivermen player during the 2019-‘20 season. The BCHL has announced a contingency plan for the upcoming season, in the event fans are not allowed to attend games. (Garrett James photo)
Drone image shows a nighttime aerial view of the new walking track at Bear Creek Park. (Submitted photo: Urban Solar)

Drone image shows solar lights for Surrey’s newest walking track

The four-lane track was completed last spring at Bear Creek Park

Drone image shows a nighttime aerial view of the new walking track at Bear Creek Park. (Submitted photo: Urban Solar)
Runner Keith Parks, 60, crosses the finish with his daughter Victoria Parks (left) and his niece, Justina Parks, holding up the finish-line banner on Sunday. (Aaron Hinks photo)

Runners complete Boston Marathon in South Surrey

Global pandemic caused the event to go virtual, but the reward of completing it is all the same

Runner Keith Parks, 60, crosses the finish with his daughter Victoria Parks (left) and his niece, Justina Parks, holding up the finish-line banner on Sunday. (Aaron Hinks photo)
Abbotsford’s Chase Claypool makes his NFL debut on Monday Night Football on Sept. 14. (Pittsburgh Steelers Twitter picture)

Abbotsford’s Chase Claypool making NFL debut on Monday Night Football

Abby Senior grad suiting up with the Pittsburgh Steelers to take on New York Giants in Big Apple

Abbotsford’s Chase Claypool makes his NFL debut on Monday Night Football on Sept. 14. (Pittsburgh Steelers Twitter picture)
Mike McNeill won Hazelmere Golf Course’s men’s club championship this month. (Contributed photo)

McNeill comes from behind to win Hazelmere men’s golf championship

Annual men’s club tournament held over two days earlier this month

Mike McNeill won Hazelmere Golf Course’s men’s club championship this month. (Contributed photo)
Bayside junior players warm up prior to a two-day rugby camp held earlier this summer. The South Surrey club has recently announced the launch of its touch rugby league, which begins this week at South Surrey Athletic Park. (Contributed photo)

Bayside Sharks launch touch-rugby program in South Surrey

‘It’s pretty exciting to finally get back out there,’ says club executive member Andrew Fiddis

Bayside junior players warm up prior to a two-day rugby camp held earlier this summer. The South Surrey club has recently announced the launch of its touch rugby league, which begins this week at South Surrey Athletic Park. (Contributed photo)
Some medal-winners at the 2017 Special Olympics BC Summer Games, held in Kamloops. (Photo: facebook.com/specialolympicsbc)

Surrey’s Special Olympics Summer Games cancelled for 2021

This ‘difficult decision (was) made with a lot of thought and consideration’

Some medal-winners at the 2017 Special Olympics BC Summer Games, held in Kamloops. (Photo: facebook.com/specialolympicsbc)
White Rock Whalers forward Gianni Lattanzio (left) fights for control of the puck against a Delta Ice Hawks player during a Pacifiic Junior Hockey League game last season. (Jody Harris photo)

New ‘cohort divisions’, quarantine procedures and roster deadline announced by PJHL

Junior ‘B’ hockey league still aiming to begin 2020-‘21 season on Sept. 29

White Rock Whalers forward Gianni Lattanzio (left) fights for control of the puck against a Delta Ice Hawks player during a Pacifiic Junior Hockey League game last season. (Jody Harris photo)
White Rock Tritons head coach Kyle Dhanani talks to his team during a game in Tucson, Ariz. earlier this year, before the COVID-19 pandemic. Dhanani will be stepping down as head coach to focus on general manager duties, and will be replaced in the dugout by new head coach Chad Stang (inset). (Zachary Lucy Photography)

White Rock Tritons shuffle coaches in advance of fall baseball schedule

‘The team is in good hands,’ says Kyle Dhanani, who will focus on general-manager duties

White Rock Tritons head coach Kyle Dhanani talks to his team during a game in Tucson, Ariz. earlier this year, before the COVID-19 pandemic. Dhanani will be stepping down as head coach to focus on general manager duties, and will be replaced in the dugout by new head coach Chad Stang (inset). (Zachary Lucy Photography)
White Rock Whalers forward Michael Penman jockeys for position in front of the Richmond Sockeyes night during a PJHL game last season. (Jody Harris photo)

‘Our guys are ready to go,’ says White Rock Whalers coach as new season approaches

With COVID-19 uncertainty lingering, PJHL set to start on Sept. 29

White Rock Whalers forward Michael Penman jockeys for position in front of the Richmond Sockeyes night during a PJHL game last season. (Jody Harris photo)
Landmark golf event celebrated at Surrey’s Northview course

Landmark golf event celebrated at Surrey’s Northview course

Pin placements will be the same as when Mike Weir won the ACC in 1999

Landmark golf event celebrated at Surrey’s Northview course
Isaac Baker paces along a worn patch of the South Surrey track Friday (with Fraser McKay and Caiden Lee at his heels), following the launch of the Race 2 Resurface campaign. (Tracy Holmes photo)
Isaac Baker paces along a worn patch of the South Surrey track Friday (with Fraser McKay and Caiden Lee at his heels), following the launch of the Race 2 Resurface campaign. (Tracy Holmes photo)
New indoor soccer turf in Surrey attracts kids, adults who don’t want to play outside

New indoor soccer turf in Surrey attracts kids, adults who don’t want to play outside

Synthetic turf field now installed at Upland Sports Centre in Newton

New indoor soccer turf in Surrey attracts kids, adults who don’t want to play outside
Whalley homecoming for baseball pro Kevin Nicholson

Whalley homecoming for baseball pro Kevin Nicholson

Former San Diego Padres player remembers the ‘surreal’ summer of 2000 and the one home run he hit

Whalley homecoming for baseball pro Kevin Nicholson
Isabella Arney skating at Richmond Olympic Oval. (Contributed file photo)

Amid COVID-19, elite White Rock figure skater has been honing her craft

Despite not having access to ice, Isabella Arney stayed dedicated to her sport

Isabella Arney skating at Richmond Olympic Oval. (Contributed file photo)
Surrey’s Jackson Wang was among division winners at the MJT Harry White Little Masters at Kings Links by the Sea in Delta on Aug. 10-11. (Submitted photo: Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour)

Surrey golfers shine at Harry White Little Masters tourney in Delta

MJT Mini Tour National Championship will be played Aug. 20-21

Surrey’s Jackson Wang was among division winners at the MJT Harry White Little Masters at Kings Links by the Sea in Delta on Aug. 10-11. (Submitted photo: Maple Leaf Junior Golf Tour)