Local Sports

Terrace Skating Club’s athletes bring home medals from provincial competition
Terrace Skating Club’s athletes bring home medals from provincial competition
COLUMN | Take a hike to John Little Falls

COLUMN | Take a hike to John Little Falls

Sports columnist Joe Pelletier shares how to get to an unmarked hiking path in the Terrace area

  • Mar 16, 2020
COLUMN | Take a hike to John Little Falls
Cindy Leighton is working out at Genetics Gym in Prince Rupert after coming home wearing the gold medal from the Canadian National Power Lifting competitions in Winnipeg on March 3. She broke 2 national and 3 provincial record in two divisions. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)

Gold is a heavy weight to carry

Former Terrace resident, power lifter breaks national records and secures spot on Team Canada

Cindy Leighton is working out at Genetics Gym in Prince Rupert after coming home wearing the gold medal from the Canadian National Power Lifting competitions in Winnipeg on March 3. She broke 2 national and 3 provincial record in two divisions. (Photo: K-J Millar/The Northern View)
Team Canada for the World Women’s Curling Championship in Prince George: Kerri Einarson, third, Val Sweeting, second, Shannon Birchard and lead, Briane Meilleur pose with the trophy after defeating Team Ontario to win the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Moose Jaw, Sask., Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward

World Women’s Curling Championship in Prince George cancelled due to COVID-19

Another international sporting event has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak

Team Canada for the World Women’s Curling Championship in Prince George: Kerri Einarson, third, Val Sweeting, second, Shannon Birchard and lead, Briane Meilleur pose with the trophy after defeating Team Ontario to win the Scotties Tournament of Hearts in Moose Jaw, Sask., Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
Roos defender Cam Graham battles for the puck along the boards with a member of the Terrace River Kings during a game at the West Fraser Centre on Feb. 29. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)

Terrace’s run at the Coy Cup canceled over COVID-19 fears

BC Hockey follows Hockey Canada’s lead to cancel all sanctioned events

Roos defender Cam Graham battles for the puck along the boards with a member of the Terrace River Kings during a game at the West Fraser Centre on Feb. 29. (Sasha Sefter - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
Terrace athlete wins B.C. Winter Games bursary

Terrace athlete wins B.C. Winter Games bursary

Makayla Forrest competed in figure skating

Terrace athlete wins B.C. Winter Games bursary
Wheelchair team takes B.C. Winter Games bronze
Wheelchair team takes B.C. Winter Games bronze
COLUMN | New time clock to debut at St.Patrick’s Day race

COLUMN | New time clock to debut at St.Patrick’s Day race

Sports columnist Joe Pelletier shares the story of a community timer

  • Mar 5, 2020
COLUMN | New time clock to debut at St.Patrick’s Day race
The northwest zone’s ringette team placed sixth at the B.C. Winter Games this past weekend in Fort St. John. (Photo Courtesy Raeanne Vandenbroek)

Ringette coach proud of team’s showing at B.C. Winter Games

Athletes travelled to Fort St. John for competition last month

The northwest zone’s ringette team placed sixth at the B.C. Winter Games this past weekend in Fort St. John. (Photo Courtesy Raeanne Vandenbroek)
Two Terrace ringette athletes help regional team win silver

Two Terrace ringette athletes help regional team win silver

The Pacific Ring AA Ringette Tournament took place in Richmond, B.C.

Two Terrace ringette athletes help regional team win silver
New Aiyansh are the 2020 All Native Basketball Tournament Masters Division champions. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)

New Aiyansh stun Hydaburg to claim first ever All Native Masters Division title

Buzzer beating three pointer by Rich Wolff caps wild comeback; Justin Adams chosen as MVP

New Aiyansh are the 2020 All Native Basketball Tournament Masters Division champions. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)
Caledonia’s senior girls’ basketball team heads to provincials
Caledonia’s senior girls’ basketball team heads to provincials
Connor Onstein (19) made it 5-1 for the River Kings with an unassisted goal midway through the second period. Scoring six goals through the first 40 minutes, the visitors had done enough to weather a furious Rupert comeback effort. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)

River Kings score weekend sweep to lock up first place in CIHL

Terrace will have home ice advantage throughout the playoffs

Connor Onstein (19) made it 5-1 for the River Kings with an unassisted goal midway through the second period. Scoring six goals through the first 40 minutes, the visitors had done enough to weather a furious Rupert comeback effort. (Alex Kurial / The Northern View)
Terrace River Kings forward Connor Beauchemin skates in to score on Williams Lake Stampeders goaltender Zach Straza en route to a 9-3 victory. (Greg Sabatino photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

River Kings dethrone Rampage to reclaim first place in CIHL standings

Terrace is heading to Rupert rivals Jan. 31 in what will be a pivotal match for first place

Terrace River Kings forward Connor Beauchemin skates in to score on Williams Lake Stampeders goaltender Zach Straza en route to a 9-3 victory. (Greg Sabatino photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Terrace Skating Club takes home 24 medals from regional championships
Terrace Skating Club takes home 24 medals from regional championships
Terrace Kermode Rotary hockey team takes gold at home tournament
Terrace Kermode Rotary hockey team takes gold at home tournament
Shames Mountain receives $30,000 boost from Rio Tinto

Shames Mountain receives $30,000 boost from Rio Tinto

Donation will be used to purchase new conveyor lift on bunny hill

Shames Mountain receives $30,000 boost from Rio Tinto
Terrace River Kings scare Kitimat Demons off with 9-6 win

Terrace River Kings scare Kitimat Demons off with 9-6 win

First game of the year banked another win for Kings

Terrace River Kings scare Kitimat Demons off with 9-6 win
Don’t miss: basketball action Saturday, Sunday and Monday!

Don’t miss: basketball action Saturday, Sunday and Monday!

Four mixed teams from Kitimat and Kitamaat Village

Don’t miss: basketball action Saturday, Sunday and Monday!
(Ray Hallock Photo)

Terrace River Kings reclaim victory over Prince Rupert Rampages

Kings recover from last game’s loss with a 6-3 win

(Ray Hallock Photo)