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.

Chad Laprise Flattened In Knockout Loss

Chad Laprise Flattened In Knockout Loss

Ian Kennedy- December 9, 2018

Chatham's Chad Laprise had a day to forget in the octagon, fighting at UFC 231 in Toronto, Canada Saturday night. Laprise was knocked out at ... Read More

Grant Spence With New OJHL Team

Grant Spence With New OJHL Team

Ian Kennedy- December 7, 2018

Chatham's Grant Spence is with a new OJHL team after he was traded from the North York Rangers to the Georgetown Raiders. Spence was acquired ... Read More

Maroons Beat Sarnia In OT

Maroons Beat Sarnia In OT

Ian Kennedy- December 3, 2018

Justin Badour screens Sarnia goalie Jakob Knowles - Photo by Kelsey Vermeersch/ CKSN.caThe Chatham Maroons had an up and down game Sunday night at Memorial ... Read More

Stobbs Division Boasts Top Attendance In The Province

Stobbs Division Boasts Top Attendance In The Province

Ian Kennedy- December 2, 2018

The Essex 73s and Blenheim Blades boast two of the top five attendance figures in Ontario at the Junior C level - Photo by Kelsey ... Read More

Eight Straight For Raaymakers

Eight Straight For Raaymakers

Ian Kennedy- December 1, 2018

Joseph Raaymakers of the London Knights - Photo by Luke Durda/OHL ImagesJoseph Raaymakers and the London Knights seem unstoppable in recent weeks. The Chatham-Kent product ... Read More

Lakers Skid Crosses Midseason Mark

Lakers Skid Crosses Midseason Mark

Ian Kennedy- November 29, 2018

The Wallaceburg Lakers losing streak has crossed the midseason mark, as the Essex 73s handed the Lakers a 5-2 loss Wednesday night. Brian Gevaert and ... Read More

Audra Vanroboys Finding Success At Miami

Audra Vanroboys Finding Success At Miami

Ian Kennedy- November 27, 2018

Audra Vanroboys is used to a University-like program. After all, she moved away from home following elementary school to compete with Ridley College. That experience, ... Read More

Mr. Positive: TJ Brodie Leads NHL In Plus-Minus

Mr. Positive: TJ Brodie Leads NHL In Plus-Minus

Ian Kennedy- November 25, 2018

TJ Brodie (left) celebrates a Calgary Flames goal - Photo by the Calgary FlamesTJ Brodie has seen his fair share of goal celebrations this season ... Read More

Carleton Thrills Packed Home Crowd

Carleton Thrills Packed Home Crowd

Ian Kennedy- November 21, 2018

Bridget Carleton scores 17-points for Iowa State in Chatham - Photo by Iowa StateBridget Carleton put on a show in front of a packed crowd ... Read More

Brett Brochu Filling Big Shoes In Dresden

Brett Brochu Filling Big Shoes In Dresden

Ian Kennedy- November 21, 2018

Brett Brochu makes a stop for the Dresden Kings - Photo by Kelsey Vermeersch/ CKSN.caWatching Brett Brochu compete this season for the PJHL's Dresden Kings, ... Read More

Adam Harris Happy To Be In Chatham

Adam Harris Happy To Be In Chatham

Ian Kennedy- November 20, 2018

Adam Harris watches a shooter with the Chatham Maroons - Photo by Kelsey Vermeersch/ CKSN.caGoaltender Adam Harris is happy where he is, facing shooters in ... Read More

NCAA and Bridget Carleton Playing In Chatham This Week

NCAA and Bridget Carleton Playing In Chatham This Week

Ian Kennedy- November 19, 2018

Chatham's Bridget Carleton and her Iowa State Cyclones will hit the hard court this Wednesday in Chatham at the St. Clair Health Plex. They'll play ... Read More

South Buxton Hands Out Annual Awards

South Buxton Hands Out Annual Awards

Ian Kennedy- November 18, 2018

Winners at the South Buxton award ceremony - Contributed PhotoSouth Buxton Raceway handed out their annual awards this weekend in recognition of the top drivers, ... Read More

A Big Season For Grayson Ladd

A Big Season For Grayson Ladd

Ian Kennedy- November 16, 2018

Grayson Ladd with the OHL's Windsor Spitfires - Photo by Terry Wilson / OHL Images.It's a big season for the Windsor Spitfires Grayson Ladd. The ... Read More