Bevan Hamilton

Tyler Halliday breaks in on the Kitimat Ice Demon net during CIHL playoff action on Friday. The Rampage pounded Kitimat 9-3 to advance to the second round of the playoffs.

Rampage eliminate Ice Demons

Rampage off to second round of playoffs after convincing 9-3 win on home ice last weekend

Tyler Halliday breaks in on the Kitimat Ice Demon net during CIHL playoff action on Friday. The Rampage pounded Kitimat 9-3 to advance to the second round of the playoffs.
Despite playing in the All Native Basketball Tournament in 2014 and 2015

Wilson denied entry into ANBT

For second straight year, Haitian-born athlete disallowed due to Indigenous blood rule

Despite playing in the All Native Basketball Tournament in 2014 and 2015
Action at the 58th Annual All Native Basketball Tournament got underway on Sunday in Women’s Division action.

Will Skidegate Saints repeat for sixth straight championship?

All eyes will be on the Skidegate Saints in the senior men’s division, a team that will attempt to win its sixth straight title.

Action at the 58th Annual All Native Basketball Tournament got underway on Sunday in Women’s Division action.

Sports Briefs: Feb. 8

Brief sports stories and updates from around the Prince Rupert area.

Golf pro Dave Belling has left the Prince Rupert Golf Club as pro and manager after a year-and-a-half.

Dave Belling parts ways with Prince Rupert Golf Club

Dave Belling has left the Prince Rupert Golf Club as its golf pro and manager after a year-and-a-half.

Golf pro Dave Belling has left the Prince Rupert Golf Club as pro and manager after a year-and-a-half.
Jessica Slocombe started skating with the Prince Rupert Skating Club when she was four years old and has found a place where she feels she belongs.

VIDEO and Story: Home is where you skate

Jessica Slocombe has found her place with the Prince Rupert Skating Club, a place where she belongs.

Jessica Slocombe started skating with the Prince Rupert Skating Club when she was four years old and has found a place where she feels she belongs.

Rapids swim well in Kitimat

Several swimmers had good showings at the Northwest Regional Championships in Kitimat the last weekend of January.

Oak Adams races down Hudson Bay Mountain last week in the North Zone qualifiers.

CHSS hits the slopes

Several CHSS athletes took to Hudson Bay Mountain in Smithers last week for the North Zone provincial qualifiers.

Oak Adams races down Hudson Bay Mountain last week in the North Zone qualifiers.
Connor Wongkee

Young Stars: Initiation squad takes the ice

Rupert hosted an initiation tournament last weekend that teams from Smithers, Kitimat and Terrace attended.

Connor Wongkee
Jordan Vendittelli

Rampage win playoff opener in Kitimat

The Prince Rupert Rampage escaped Kitimat with a 6-5 win in the playoff opener on Friday.

Jordan Vendittelli
Kai Leighton carries the ball towards the basket as two Condors’ players try to stop him. It would be futile

Rainmakers double up in sweep of Condors

The junior and senior boys basketball teams both won a pair of games against Duchess Park on the weekend.

Kai Leighton carries the ball towards the basket as two Condors’ players try to stop him. It would be futile
A skinned marten was found in the water at the Rushbrook Floats on Saturday. Police are investigating.

RCMP investigating skinned animals incident

Prince Rupert RCMP are investigating an incident on Saturday when several skinned animals were found by Rushbrook dock.

A skinned marten was found in the water at the Rushbrook Floats on Saturday. Police are investigating.
Felicity Green

Girls ball too

Lax Kxeen and Roosevelt's game was part of the four-week elementary basketball season schedule

Felicity Green
Noah Aceto is in his second year playing for the Peewee Rep Seawolves.

STORY AND VIDEO: MVP – A quiet passion – Noah Aceto

Hockey is a game of never say die and that has been Noah Aceto’s biggest lesson in the sport so far.

Noah Aceto is in his second year playing for the Peewee Rep Seawolves.
The Rupert Rampage wrapped up their regular season with an 11-6 loss in Smithers.

Rampage wrap up regular season with a loss

The Rupert Rampage wrapped up their regular season with an 11-6 loss in Smithers

The Rupert Rampage wrapped up their regular season with an 11-6 loss in Smithers.
Jim Grilz

Hoops generosity

The Islander Hall Society presents the junior boys Rainmakers with a cheque for $5,000 to help travel costs

Jim Grilz
Teryn Archer

Midgets faulter in tourney

Hosting teams from Terrace and Smithers, the home team lost all four of its games to finish third.

Teryn Archer

Sports in Brief: Feb. 1

Swimmers of the Month, Basketball Camp, Junior Girls Cruise to Pair of Wins

The auditorium flooring is one of five projects the City of Prince Rupert plans to upgrade at the Jim Ciccone Civic Centre this year.

Upgrades coming to civic centre

Details about each project is available on the BC Bid website. For accessibility upgrades, the City is installing two platform chair lifts

The auditorium flooring is one of five projects the City of Prince Rupert plans to upgrade at the Jim Ciccone Civic Centre this year.
Dionte Stephens (23) passes the ball to teammate Malcolm Brown on Saturday afternoon during the Rainmakers game against Centennial Christian School. Charles Hays won the game 98-47 and also won two other games on the weekend.

Rainmakers bring the offence

Senior boys sweep teams from Terrace and Smithers at home

Dionte Stephens (23) passes the ball to teammate Malcolm Brown on Saturday afternoon during the Rainmakers game against Centennial Christian School. Charles Hays won the game 98-47 and also won two other games on the weekend.