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Local hockey player Jamie Jacquard-Sowa, 17, a member of Team BC, almost took home a gold medal at the Under 18 National Championships in Salmon Arm last weekend. The team finished the championship with a bronze medal. On Jan. 26, the B.C.

Killing the competition

There is no stopping the Killer Eagles novice ringette team. The team is on a seven-game winning streak, and hasn't lost a game since Port Coquitlam beat them 11-8 on Nov. 21. "I feel it's awesome," said Steve Stanley, the team coach.

HSSS skiers, boarders head for championships

It was -25 C and by 10 a.m. there were eight cases of frostbite among the 37 Howe Sound Secondary school students. And were they ever happy. The HSSS snowboarding and skiing team was in Whistler Jan.

Squamish has atomic power

The Atom C1 hockey team just doesn't give up, no matter what is happening on the ice. On Jan. 21 the team faced Hollyburn, and lost 5-2 with misfires into their own net, but that didn't stop them from throwing themselves into the game.

Bald Eagles miss out at Pacific Cup

The Squamish Bald Eagles went 1-1-1 at a tournament in Victoria last weekend, but it wasn't enough to send them to the finals. "We came very close to advancing, but we didn't," said Gregg Van Hierden, the president of the Old Timers League.

Pee Wee Eagles beat the Blues on Sunshine Coast

The Sunshine Coast Peewee Rep Blues can't seem to find an answer for the Squamish Eagles.

Bantam Rep player named to BC Best Ever team

A local hockey player has taken his first step towards what could one day be a spot on Canada's national hockey team.

Up the halfpipe to glory

Dominique Vallée doesn't have a long commute from home to the 2005 FIS Snowboard World Championships.

Peer pressure, boredom the toughest opponents

An Olympic wrestler talked to Howe Sound students about the tough stuff in life - but not the kind you meet on the wrestling mat.

Hume sixth at downhill World Cup

Canadians thrived in the tough conditions at the Chamonix World Cup Downhill on the Piste Verte run in France Jan. 8.