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.

JV Cougars Finish Undefeated Season With Big Win

JV Cougars Finish Undefeated Season With Big Win

Ian Kennedy- July 16, 2019

A Cougars JV players tackles a Brantford Bisons player Sunday - Photo by CKSN.caThe Chatham-Kent Cougars Junior Varsity football team completed an impressive undefeated regular ... Read More

5 Ways To Be A Green Athlete

5 Ways To Be A Green Athlete

Ian Kennedy- July 14, 2019

Reusable water bottles both on and off the ice, field, and court are essential to being a "green" athlete - Photo by Kelsey Vermeersch/ CKSN.caLet's ... Read More

Former Maroons Coach Bill Bowler Named Windsor Spitfires New GM

Former Maroons Coach Bill Bowler Named Windsor Spitfires New GM

Ian Kennedy- July 12, 2019

Bill Bowler (left) poses with John Savage and Warren Rychel - Photo by Windsor SpitfiresFormer Chatham Maroons head coach Bill Bowler has been named the ... Read More

Durston Selected By New York Riptide In NLL Expansion Draft

Durston Selected By New York Riptide In NLL Expansion Draft

Ian Kennedy- July 10, 2019

Wallaceburg's Jordan Durston will be wearing a new jersey next season, after being selected by the New York Riptide in Tuesday's National Lacrosse League (NLL) ... Read More

Lil’ Ruggers Bringing Rugby Fun To A New Generation

Lil’ Ruggers Bringing Rugby Fun To A New Generation

Ian Kennedy- July 9, 2019

Members of the Lil' Ruggers program in Chatham - Contributed PhotoChatham-Kent's next generation of athletes have been hitting the field this summer with the Kent ... Read More

Brett Brochu Officially Signs With The OHL’s London Knights

Brett Brochu Officially Signs With The OHL’s London Knights

Ian Kennedy- July 8, 2019

Brett Brochu makes a stop for the Dresden Kings - Photo by Kelsey Vermeersch/ CKSN.caGoaltender Brett Brochu has signed with the OHL's London Knights. Brochu, ... Read More

Lawn Summer Nights Brings Fun For A Cause

Lawn Summer Nights Brings Fun For A Cause

Ian Kennedy- July 8, 2019

Lawn Summer Nights participants from 2018 - Photo by Lawn Summer Nights ChathamLawn Summer Nights is quickly growing into one of Chatham-Kent's top summer events, ... Read More

TJ Brodie Was Close To Becoming A Maple Leaf

TJ Brodie Was Close To Becoming A Maple Leaf

Ian Kennedy- July 5, 2019

Of course it's fun to discuss what did happen, the Toronto Maple Leafs acquired Tyson Barrie and Alex Kerfoot for Nazem Kadri, but sometimes it's ... Read More

Dane Fox Signs With Denmark’s Frederikshavn White Hawks

Dane Fox Signs With Denmark’s Frederikshavn White Hawks

Ian Kennedy- July 4, 2019

Dane Fox of Thamesville will play professional hockey next season for Denmark's Frederikshavn White Hawks. Fox spent the last two seasons playing for the Nurnberg ... Read More

Day Playing At Provincials

Day Playing At Provincials

Ian Kennedy- July 3, 2019

Chatham's Garret Day will play in the Ontario Men's Amateur Golf Championship from July 8 to 11. Day qualified by playing 12th, with a +5, ... Read More

JV Cougars Holding First Place

JV Cougars Holding First Place

Ian Kennedy- July 3, 2019

The Chatham-Kent Cougars Junior Varsity team had another strong performance winning 33-6 over the Brantford Bisons on the weekend, holding first in the OFC West. ... Read More

Sting Hold First In Premier League

Sting Hold First In Premier League

Ian Kennedy- June 29, 2019

The Wallaceburg Sting played to a draw with London Marconi on Friday - Photo by Wyatt Williams/ CKSN.caThe Wallaceburg Sting are currently sitting in first ... Read More

Grassroots A Highlight Of Canada Day At Dresden Raceway

Grassroots A Highlight Of Canada Day At Dresden Raceway

Ian Kennedy- June 29, 2019

Dresden Raceway’s leading driver Tyler Borth piloted Township Willy to victory in the first leg of the Mark Austin Pacing Series on June 23 and ... Read More

Kings’ Fryfogle Signs With Strathroy Rockets

Kings’ Fryfogle Signs With Strathroy Rockets

Ian Kennedy- June 28, 2019

Bayly Fryfogle snaps a shot for the Dresden KingsDresden Kings defenseman Bayly Fryfogle has signed for next season with the GOJHL's Strathroy Rockets. The 17-year-old ... Read More