Author: Ian Kennedy

A University of Western Ontario graduate, Ian Kennedy loves local sports and promoting his community, which is why he founded CKSN in 2011. Ian’s sportscasts and news contributions are regularly featured on 99.1 CKXS FM in Wallaceburg. In the past, Ian worked as a columnist and reporter for the Chatham-Kent Daily Post and Chatham Voice.

Locals Set To Make OHL Debuts This Weekend

Locals Set To Make OHL Debuts This Weekend

Ian Kennedy- September 18, 2019

The OHL regular season is about to get underway, and highly touted prospect Deni Goure is set to make his OHL debut this Saturday. Another ... Read More

Konecny Signs $33-Million Extension With Flyers

Konecny Signs $33-Million Extension With Flyers

Ian Kennedy- September 16, 2019

Travis Konecny with the NHL's Philadelphia Flyers - Photo from NHL.comClachan's Travis Konecny signed a 6-year, $33-million contract extension with the NHL's Philadelphia Flyers. The ... Read More

Doran Representing Canada Wolverines In International Play

Doran Representing Canada Wolverines In International Play

Ian Kennedy- September 16, 2019

Tyler Doran, a Kent Havoc player, is representing Canada with the Canada Wolverines - Photo by Chris MarvellChatham rugby player Tyler Doran will be representing ... Read More

OHL Game In Chatham This Week, Tickets Still Available

OHL Game In Chatham This Week, Tickets Still Available

Ian Kennedy- September 9, 2019

The Sarnia Sting will face off against the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds at Chatham's Memorial Arena this week, with tickets still available for the game. ... Read More

Maroons See Double In Double Overtime

Maroons See Double In Double Overtime

Ian Kennedy- September 8, 2019

The Chatham Maroons opened their 2019-2020 GOJHL season with a pair of double overtime games at the annual Showcase in Pelham, Ontario. Saturday, Chatham tied ... Read More

Maroons Happy With Roster, Ready For Showcase

Maroons Happy With Roster, Ready For Showcase

Ian Kennedy- September 6, 2019

The Chatham Maroons will open their 2019-2020 regular season this weekend at the annual GOJHL Showcase, and head coach Kyle Makaric believes his team is ... Read More

Raaymakers Slated To Skate At Florida Panthers Rookie Camp

Raaymakers Slated To Skate At Florida Panthers Rookie Camp

Ian Kennedy- September 4, 2019

Joseph Raaymakers is one of only two goaltenders slated to skate at the Florida Panthers NHL rookie camp. Florida will have 15 forwards, 8 defensemen, ... Read More

Raaymakers Hopes To Continue Winning Ways With StFX

Raaymakers Hopes To Continue Winning Ways With StFX

Ian Kennedy- September 4, 2019

Joseph Raaymakers makes a save with the OHL's London Knights - Photo by Terry Wilson/ OHL ImagesJoseph Raaymakers stepped off the ice finishing his OHL ... Read More

Minor Peewee Diamonds Win Provincial Title

Minor Peewee Diamonds Win Provincial Title

Ian Kennedy- September 2, 2019

The Minor Peewee Chatham Diamonds - Contributed PhotoThe Chatham Diamonds Minor Peewee baseball team went undefeated this past weekend in Mississauga claiming the OBA A ... Read More

Carleton Signs With WNBA’s Minnesota Lynx

Carleton Signs With WNBA’s Minnesota Lynx

Ian Kennedy- August 22, 2019

Bridget Carleton is back in the WNBA after signing with the Minnesota Lynx. The Chatham product was released earlier this season by the Connecticut Sun ... Read More

Where Are They Now? Cheyne Matheson

Where Are They Now? Cheyne Matheson

Ian Kennedy- August 22, 2019

Where are they now will feature a local hockey player weekly, who has graduated from one of Chatham-Kent's hockey teams to higher levels. This week, ... Read More

Raaymakers To Play For StFX University

Raaymakers To Play For StFX University

Ian Kennedy- August 21, 2019

Netminder Joseph Raaymakers is going to school, as he’s committed to play for the St. Francis Xavier University X-Men men’s hockey team. “We are very ... Read More

Adam Trella, Ferrah Blackbird At National Championships With Team Ontario

Adam Trella, Ferrah Blackbird At National Championships With Team Ontario

Ian Kennedy- August 20, 2019

Adam Trella showing off his provincial medal - Contributed PhotoA pair of Wallaceburg lacrosse players will represent Team Ontario this week at the National Championships ... Read More

Maroons Sign CK Cyclones Defender Carson Noble

Maroons Sign CK Cyclones Defender Carson Noble

Ian Kennedy- August 12, 2019

Carson Noble who played with the Chatham-Kent Cyclones last season has signed with the Chatham Maroons - Photo by CKSN.caThe Chatham Maroons announced the signing ... Read More