James Clarke

The Oceanside Generals will be looking for more goals and celebratory knuckle bumps this weekend as they take to the ice against the Campbell River Storm in a VIJHL home-and-home weekend series. The Gens are in Campbell River on Friday (listen on the The Beach 88.5 FM) and return to Oceanside Place 0n Saturday. Both games start at 7:30 p.m.

Generals fighting off a Storm

The Storm are looming this week, and Oceanside’s Save-On-Foods Generals are looking to batten down the hatches.

The Oceanside Generals will be looking for more goals and celebratory knuckle bumps this weekend as they take to the ice against the Campbell River Storm in a VIJHL home-and-home weekend series. The Gens are in Campbell River on Friday (listen on the The Beach 88.5 FM) and return to Oceanside Place 0n Saturday. Both games start at 7:30 p.m.
Qualicum Beach’s Peter Kucey shows the form that helped win him a bronze medal at this year’s B.C. Seniors Games.

B.C. Seniors Games

Three teammates, three different results, but in horseshoes, it’s the camaraderie and love of the game that keeps them coming back.

Qualicum Beach’s Peter Kucey shows the form that helped win him a bronze medal at this year’s B.C. Seniors Games.
Ballenas Whaler T.J. Tudball (number 36 in white) tries to drag down Belmont Bulldogs running back Jordan Worth during a senior high school exhibition football game Saturday in Parksville. Belmont won 48-35. The regular season starts Friday for the Whalers

Whalers tested in last game before regular season

If the Ballenas Whalers were looking for a good test before the start of the new senior high school football season, they got it Saturday.

Ballenas Whaler T.J. Tudball (number 36 in white) tries to drag down Belmont Bulldogs running back Jordan Worth during a senior high school exhibition football game Saturday in Parksville. Belmont won 48-35. The regular season starts Friday for the Whalers
Oceanside's Midget B Sharks mined provincial bronze in boxla

Oceanside Buccaneers looking for new recruits

Any players interested in signing up for field lacrosse (boys or girls) can pick up registration forms at Oceanside Place or Jim’s Gym.

Oceanside's Midget B Sharks mined provincial bronze in boxla
Unseasonably warm weather has meant plenty of extra reps for the Parksville Royals' fall ball program. Longtime skipper Dave Wallace

Royals season starting

Longtime skipper Dave Wallace, and the bantam aged players take to Springwood Park for an exhibition game Sunday.

Unseasonably warm weather has meant plenty of extra reps for the Parksville Royals' fall ball program. Longtime skipper Dave Wallace

Shady Rest Eagles start season with full slate

Qualicum Beach Rec Fields will be soccer central Sunday as the Shady Rest Eagles FC kicks off its season with a full slate of games.

Parksville forward Brodie Smith

Generals playing exciting hockey

With a second year coach the Oceanside hockey team is focusing on development

Parksville forward Brodie Smith
Just back from a big tournament in Moscow

Volleybash in the books

National players return to their roots on Parksville Beach

Just back from a big tournament in Moscow
Homegrown captain Travis Flug

Generals stumble late in home opener

Save-On-Foods Generals’ played strong first 40 minutes but fall in the third period

Homegrown captain Travis Flug
Varsity quarterback Garrin McDonnell and the rest of the Whalers take to the field at BSS this Saturday for a football double header against the Belmont Bulldogs.

Whalers post a pair of pre-season wins

Ballenas Secondary School’s football teams both posted pre-season wins last week.

Varsity quarterback Garrin McDonnell and the rest of the Whalers take to the field at BSS this Saturday for a football double header against the Belmont Bulldogs.
The AA Varsity Whalers piled up the points in their big pre-season win over the first year Spectrum Thunder last Friday. Above

Whalers thump Thunder

The Ballenas Secondary Whalers rolled over the Spectrum Thunder from Victoria 51-0 in AA B.C. High School Football preseason action.

The AA Varsity Whalers piled up the points in their big pre-season win over the first year Spectrum Thunder last Friday. Above
Oceanside Generals captain Travis Flug

Fall sports start with a tribute to local teen

A busy weekend, but for two local teams the games themselves were secondary, as they took time to honour the memory of Lukas Whibley.

Oceanside Generals captain Travis Flug
Gordon Lundine (from left)

Lighthouse curlers bring the gold from Kamloops

You can chalk up another medal, this one of the gold variety, for players from the Lighthouse Floor Curling Club in Qualicum Bay.

Gordon Lundine (from left)

George Gibson lawn bowling

A reminder the Parksville Lawn Bowling Club will be hosting the George Gibson Open Mixed Triples this week, Sept. 4-5.

The Parksville Panters are gearing up for their annual Classic old-timers hockey tournament.

Parksville Panters hockey

The 13th annual Panters Classic old-timers hockey tournament is fast approaching.

The Parksville Panters are gearing up for their annual Classic old-timers hockey tournament.
Oceanside's Thomas Riva

KSS’s Riva on track for good things

Local track star brings home rare gold from the Canada Summer Games in Quebec.

Oceanside's Thomas Riva
FUN FOR WOODLES: Ukee the six-month-old Woodle (a wiener dog/miniature poodle mix) enjoys a summer afternoon car ride with his owner/chauffeur Jordan Worrall.

Fun for a woodle

Ukee the six-month-old Woodle (a wiener dog/miniature poodle mix) enjoys a summer afternoon car ride

FUN FOR WOODLES: Ukee the six-month-old Woodle (a wiener dog/miniature poodle mix) enjoys a summer afternoon car ride with his owner/chauffeur Jordan Worrall.
UBC softball standout Nichole Day

Batter up for fall ball

Inaugural camp kick starts Rage girls softball season

UBC softball standout Nichole Day

Generals gearing up for season with fundraiser

The Save-On-Foods Oceanside Generals are a busy bunch this weekend, including an important fundraiser Saturday.

The Orca's of Oceanside

Orcas good as gold

The Thrifty Foods Orcas from Parksville captured their third gold medal in the past four years in softball at the B.C. Senior Games.

The Orca's of Oceanside