Category: Featured Stories

Sydney Baker: Adding Speed to the Dream Team

Sydney Baker: Adding Speed to the Dream Team

Veronica McFadden- July 11, 2020

By Veronica McFadden This year the Ontario University Athletics saw Sydney Baker breakout this season with 17 points in 24 games. This put her 2nd ... Read More

Few Certainties Facing Local Junior Hockey Leagues

Few Certainties Facing Local Junior Hockey Leagues

CKSN Staff- July 10, 2020

The PJHL intends to hit the ice this Fall. That's all we know. "At this point there are three or four possible models on the ... Read More

KayCyn Hernandez Earns Her Spot At Windsor

KayCyn Hernandez Earns Her Spot At Windsor

CKSN Staff- July 10, 2020

KayCyn Hernandez with the Windsor Lancers - Photo by Evaporated Photos KayCyn Hernandez earned her spot every time she touched the ice this season with ... Read More

Shrewsbury’s Not-So-Secret Basketball Court Keeping Local Stars Sharp

Shrewsbury’s Not-So-Secret Basketball Court Keeping Local Stars Sharp

CKSN Staff- July 9, 2020

Jana Kucera and Logan Kucera shoot on Charles Peet's court Secret isn't the right word for Charles Peet's basketball court. Because if you're a serious ... Read More

Empire Universe Podcast: Featuring Guest Kyle Hope

Empire Universe Podcast: Featuring Guest Kyle Hope

CKSN Submissions- July 9, 2020

On this episode of the Empire Universe podcast, host Luke Kelly talks to professional hockey player Kyle Hope of Blenheim. Hope recently signed to play ... Read More

For Jaden Wilson, Black Lives Matter Is A Fight For His Future

For Jaden Wilson, Black Lives Matter Is A Fight For His Future

CKSN Staff- July 8, 2020

Photo by Mark Malone/ Chatham Daily News A month ago now, a large group of citizens marched through downtown Chatham showing support for Black Lives ... Read More

Brodie Listed As TSN’s 13th Ranked Free Agent…Whenever Free Agents Hit The Market

Brodie Listed As TSN’s 13th Ranked Free Agent…Whenever Free Agents Hit The Market

CKSN Staff- July 8, 2020

NHL players would typically by this point in the summer, have mostly settled in new homes as Free Agency typically opens July 1. The first ... Read More

Maroons Forward Cameron Armstrong Commits To Adrian College

Maroons Forward Cameron Armstrong Commits To Adrian College

Ian Kennedy- July 7, 2020

Cameron Armstrong, who sent last season with the Chatham Maroons, has committed to play ACHA hockey next season for the Adrian College Bulldogs. Armstrong, who ... Read More

Lessons Learned From Sport Are Now Benefitting Adam Kaminski In Business

Lessons Learned From Sport Are Now Benefitting Adam Kaminski In Business

CKSN Staff- July 7, 2020

Adam Kaminski (centre) playing professional volleyball in Europe - Photo by Fiolek art pl Adam Kaminski has been retired from professional volleyball for more than ... Read More

No Looking Back For Kiera Jackson

No Looking Back For Kiera Jackson

CKSN Staff- July 6, 2020

Kiera Jackson runs for the Windsor Lancers relay team - Photo by Lancers Athletics Kiera Jackson rarely lost a race to the puck on the ... Read More

Chatham-Kent Arenas To Remain Closed Until September 1

Chatham-Kent Arenas To Remain Closed Until September 1

CKSN Staff- July 6, 2020

There will be no on ice action this summer in Chatham-Kent. Tryouts for Chatham-Kent's top women's and men's minor teams are typically complete already, and ... Read More

We Brought Up Fighting In Hockey, And The Toxic Men Came Calling

We Brought Up Fighting In Hockey, And The Toxic Men Came Calling

Ian Kennedy- July 5, 2020

Rule number one to being a man - don't mention the fact, or even an opinion, that fighting is not a needed or necessary part ... Read More

Podcast: ETSW Featuring Guest Ryan Harrison

Podcast: ETSW Featuring Guest Ryan Harrison

CKSN Submissions- July 5, 2020

On this episode of the Entering the Sports World podcast, host Bryce Fraser talks to Ryan Harrison. Harrison owns the Welland Jackfish baseball team, who ... Read More

Let’s Be Honest, Pro Sports Teams Changing Racist Names Isn’t Ethics, It’s Money Talking

Let’s Be Honest, Pro Sports Teams Changing Racist Names Isn’t Ethics, It’s Money Talking

CKSN Staff- July 4, 2020

Washington's NFL team released a statement this week stating they will undergo a formal review of the team's racist name and logo. It's about time. ... Read More