Category: Columns

Happy 8 Year Birthday To CKSN

Happy 8 Year Birthday To CKSN

CKSN Staff- March 11, 2019

Wow. 8 years. That's a snowman on the golf course. It's a birthday filled with toys and joy in people years. For us at CKSN, ... Read More

Brooke Michaud: “It’s Not Just A Boys Sport”

Brooke Michaud: “It’s Not Just A Boys Sport”

CKSN Staff- March 8, 2019

Brooke Michaud with the Chatham Outlaws - Photo by CKSN.caBrooke Michaud has long been one of the best hockey players in Chatham-Kent. Although the Ecole ... Read More

“All Any Mother Would Want For Their Daughter Is For Her To Find Her Passion In Life”

“All Any Mother Would Want For Their Daughter Is For Her To Find Her Passion In Life”

CKSN Staff- March 8, 2019

Sarah, Carrie, Bridget, and Rachel Carleton (sorry Rob, we cropped you out, but we know you'll understand) When Carrie Carleton watches her daughter Bridget, pride ... Read More

Renae Nevills: “Just Because You Are A Girl Doesn’t Mean You Can’t Accomplish As Much In The Sport Of Hockey”

Renae Nevills: “Just Because You Are A Girl Doesn’t Mean You Can’t Accomplish As Much In The Sport Of Hockey”

CKSN Staff- March 8, 2019

Renae Nevills with the Western Mustangs - Photo by Matt HiscoxWestern University defender Renae Nevills wants young girls to play hockey, and to know they ... Read More

Maddy Lavoie: “Don’t Let Stereotypes Define Who You Are”

Maddy Lavoie: “Don’t Let Stereotypes Define Who You Are”

CKSN Staff- March 8, 2019

Maddy Lavoie celebrates her first NSISC win - Contributed PhotoA definition: Strong, fast, powerful, accomplished. Beside this in a dictionary, you could easily see a ... Read More

She Shoots, They Score

She Shoots, They Score

CKSN Staff- March 8, 2019

Kelsey Vermeersch captures a young female hockey fan at Thursday's Chatham Maroons game - Photo by Kesley Vermeersch/ CKSN.caIf you've seen a hockey action photo ... Read More

Emma Gorski: “I Believe That We Can Achieve Great Things As Women If We Put Our Minds To It”

Emma Gorski: “I Believe That We Can Achieve Great Things As Women If We Put Our Minds To It”

CKSN Staff- March 8, 2019

Emma Gorski with the Kingston Ice WolvesEvery time Emma Gorski puts her equipment on, it's empowering. It is an opportunity. It is where she feels ... Read More

Breanne Nicholas: “Give It A Try”

Breanne Nicholas: “Give It A Try”

CKSN Staff- March 8, 2019

Breanne Nicholas carries the ball for Team CanadaThere truly are so many sports for young athletes, and girls in particular to try. Team Canada rugby ... Read More

Savannah Emmott: “To Any Girls Who Want To Try A New Sport, Go For It”

Savannah Emmott: “To Any Girls Who Want To Try A New Sport, Go For It”

CKSN Staff- March 8, 2019

Savannah EmmottSavannah Emmott has let anything stand in her way. She's proved herself on the field both in men's and women's sports over the last ... Read More

Watch As Levi Tetrault Sings National Anthem Prior To Leamington Flyers Game, See Video

Watch As Levi Tetrault Sings National Anthem Prior To Leamington Flyers Game, See Video

CKSN Staff- February 24, 2019

Leamington Flyers captain and Chatham-Kent hockey product Levi Tetrault can do it all. The former OHLer sang the National Anthem prior to his team's February ... Read More

Who Is Chatham-Kent’s Best Hockey Player Ever?

Who Is Chatham-Kent’s Best Hockey Player Ever?

Tim Pulman- February 1, 2019

This year Chatham-Kent, namely Dresden, honoured one of our greats, renaming the Dresden arena to the Ken Houston Memorial Agricultural Centre. And that process got ... Read More

Ice Usage Report Missing Pieces

Ice Usage Report Missing Pieces

Tim Pulman- January 24, 2019

A Chatham-Kent hockey team takes instruction at Memorial Arena - Photo by CKSN.caThe recent report stating Chatham-Kent’s ice usage has declined is missing much needed ... Read More

Then and Now: Craig Spence

Then and Now: Craig Spence

CKSN Staff- January 17, 2019

Then and Now looks at photos of Chatham-Kent athletes, in the past, and in the present. Today, we look at Chatham-Kent hockey player Craig Spence, ... Read More

Could Chatham-Kent Host An Outdoor Hockey Series?

Could Chatham-Kent Host An Outdoor Hockey Series?

Tim Pulman- January 14, 2019

The Wallaceburg Lakers played the Amherstburg Admirals at an outdoor game in Windsor - Photo by Kelsey VermeerschYes. That was a quick answer. Chatham-Kent has ... Read More