Author: Ian Kennedy

Ian Kennedy is the owner and editor of the Chatham-Kent Sports Network (www.cksn.ca). A University of Western Ontario graduate, Ian is also a secondary school teacher in Chatham-Kent. Ian’s sportscasts and news contributions are regularly featured on 99.1 CKXS FM in Wallaceburg, and his weekly articles are also featured in print in the Chatham Voice. In the past, Ian worked as a columnist and reporter for the Chatham-Kent Daily Post.

Chatham-Kent Men’s Hockey Prospects

Chatham-Kent Men’s Hockey Prospects

Ian Kennedy- December 13, 2017

Joseph Raaymakers makes a save with the OHL's London Knights - Photo by Terry Wilson/ OHL ImagesHere we go! A new list of Hockey Prospects. ... Read More

Laprise Returns To UFC Action This Weekend

Laprise Returns To UFC Action This Weekend

Ian Kennedy- December 13, 2017

Chatham’s Chad Laprise will return to the cage, looking to add another win to his growing 13-2 professional record when he fights Galore Bofando at ... Read More

Riley At National Camp

Riley At National Camp

Ian Kennedy- December 12, 2017

Walpole Island's Keahna Riley will attend the Canadian National age-group assessment camp this week, vying for a spot on Canada's Under-18 roster. The camp, which ... Read More

Lakers Acquire Noah Labonte From Chatham Maroons

Lakers Acquire Noah Labonte From Chatham Maroons

Ian Kennedy- December 11, 2017

Noah Labonte, seen here with the Chatham Maroons, has been acquired by the Wallaceburg Lakers - Photo by Kelsey Vermeersch/ CKSN.caThe Wallaceburg Lakers have added ... Read More

Maroons Win A Pair

Maroons Win A Pair

Ian Kennedy- December 11, 2017

Chatham holds of a LaSalle Viipers player Sunday night - Photo by Kelsey Vermeersch/ CKSN.caThe Chatham Maroons got back in the win column this weekend ... Read More

Gardiner With QMJHL’s Baie-Comeau

Gardiner With QMJHL’s Baie-Comeau

Ian Kennedy- December 5, 2017

Nolan Gardiner, was sent by the Ottawa 67s to the QMJHL's Baie-Comeau Drakker - Photo by Terry Wilson/OHL ImagesNolan Gardiner of Tilbury is headed to ... Read More

Chatham Maroons Down Rockets

Chatham Maroons Down Rockets

Ian Kennedy- December 4, 2017

Steven Fowler scored one of two third period goals for the Chatham Maroons against Strathroy Sunday - Photo by Wyatt Williams/ CKSN.caThe Chatham Maroons put ... Read More

Southwest Bullets Hosting Midget All-Star Game

Southwest Bullets Hosting Midget All-Star Game

Ian Kennedy- December 2, 2017

The Southwest Bullets will host the annual Shamrock League Minor and Major Midget All-Star game December 16 in Glencoe. The Southwest organization is the amalgamation ... Read More

Third Period Foils Maroons

Third Period Foils Maroons

Ian Kennedy- December 1, 2017

The Chatham Maroons were foiled by a poor third period Thursday on the road, falling 6-4 to the Sarnia Legionnaires after leading 4-2 heading into ... Read More

UCC Wrestlers Pin Down Hardware

UCC Wrestlers Pin Down Hardware

Ian Kennedy- November 30, 2017

Ben Parent took home a third place finish at last week's wrestling competition - Contributed PhotoLast weekend, the UCC Lancers wrestling team competed at Tecumseh ... Read More

Griffith Clears Waivers, Assigned To AHL Rochester

Griffith Clears Waivers, Assigned To AHL Rochester

Ian Kennedy- November 27, 2017

Seth Griffith of Wallaceburg has cleared waivers, and was assigned to the American Hockey League's Rochester Americans Monday. Griffith, who started the season with the ... Read More

Maroons Trick Lincolns

Maroons Trick Lincolns

Ian Kennedy- November 27, 2017

Steven Fowler celebrates one of his three goals Sunday night for the Chatham Maroons - Photo by Kelsey Vermeersch/ CKSN.caThe Chatham Maroons used a pair ... Read More

Locals Win Vanier Cup With Western

Locals Win Vanier Cup With Western

Ian Kennedy- November 26, 2017

Three Chatham-Kent products, Austin Miller, Zach Lindley, and Connor Martin won the Vanier Cup with Western - Photo by Western MustangsThree Chatham-Kent products helped the ... Read More

Seven Past and Present Cyclones Named To Alliance All-Star Game

Seven Past and Present Cyclones Named To Alliance All-Star Game

Ian Kennedy- November 26, 2017

Seven past and present Chatham-Kent Cyclones players were named to the Alliance Hockey All-Star game this coming weekend. Defenseman Craig Spence, forward Adrian Stubberfield, and ... Read More