Category: Local Sports

Olympic Hockey Player Brigette Lacquette Sends A Message To Walpole Island Athletes

Olympic Hockey Player Brigette Lacquette Sends A Message To Walpole Island Athletes

CKSN Staff- June 2, 2020

Team Canada National women's hockey team member Brigette Lacquette sends a message to Indigenous youth in Walpole Island, encouraging them through sport. Lacquette was the ... Read More

Sports And Reconciliation: Call To Action #88

Sports And Reconciliation: Call To Action #88

CKSN Staff- June 2, 2020

In 2015, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada released 94 calls to action in order to "redress the legacy of residential schools and advance ... Read More

Alex Park Signs With LaSalle Vipers

Alex Park Signs With LaSalle Vipers

CKSN Staff- June 2, 2020

Alex Park signs with the LaSalle VipersChatham's Alex Park has signed to play with the GOJHL's LaSalle Vipers next season. Park was the 14th overall ... Read More

Dallas Soonias Sends A Message To Young Athletes From Walpole Island and Moraviantown

Dallas Soonias Sends A Message To Young Athletes From Walpole Island and Moraviantown

CKSN Staff- June 1, 2020

Dallas Soonias sends a message to Indigenous athletes from Walpole Island and Morviantown celebrating National Indigenous History Month. Soonias represented Canada's Senior Men's National Volleyball ... Read More

Taryn Jacobs: An Indigenous Role Model In The Making

Taryn Jacobs: An Indigenous Role Model In The Making

CKSN Staff- June 1, 2020

Taryn Jacobs carries the puck for the Southwest Wildcats - Photo by CKSN.caTaryn Jacobs is one of the top women's hockey prospects in Southwestern Ontario. ... Read More

Sports And Reconciliation: Call To Action #87

Sports And Reconciliation: Call To Action #87

CKSN Staff- June 1, 2020

In 2015, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada released 94 calls to action in order to "redress the legacy of residential schools and advance ... Read More

Former Maroon Gursoy Commits To Ryerson University

Former Maroon Gursoy Commits To Ryerson University

CKSN Staff- May 31, 2020

Kevin GursoyFormer Chatham Maroons forward Kevin Gursoy, who recently completed his Major Junior career has committed to play OUA hockey next season for the Ryerson ... Read More

Pro Hockey Players Speak Out About Racism In Sport, And George Floyd

Pro Hockey Players Speak Out About Racism In Sport, And George Floyd

CKSN Staff- May 30, 2020

Racism exists in sport, in particular in hockey. Racism exists in Canada, and it exists in the United States. In the aftermath following the horrific ... Read More

Empire Universe Podcast: Featuring Guest Kevin Linker of the Chatham Maroons

Empire Universe Podcast: Featuring Guest Kevin Linker of the Chatham Maroons

CKSN Submissions- May 30, 2020

Empire Universe is a podcast hosted by Luke Kelly. Today, I'm with Chatham Maroons goalie, Kevin Linker. Kevin and I are discussing about his junior ... Read More

Chatham Girls Softball Cancels 2020 Season

Chatham Girls Softball Cancels 2020 Season

CKSN Staff- May 29, 2020

The Chatham Golden Eagles, the Chatham Girls Minor Softball Association has cancelled their 2020 season. The organization posted the following statement on their social media ... Read More

Chatham Minor Baseball Cancels 2020 Season

Chatham Minor Baseball Cancels 2020 Season

CKSN Staff- May 29, 2020

In a letter posted on their organization website and sent out to members, Chatham Minor Baseball association has cancelled their season. Read part of the ... Read More

Wallaceburg Soccer Cancels Season

Wallaceburg Soccer Cancels Season

CKSN Submissions- May 29, 2020

The Wallaceburg Soccer Association issues the following statement effectively cancelling their 2020 soccer season: Due to the uncertainty of the COVID 19 virus, the Wallaceburg ... Read More

Degelas, Waddick Players To Watch For 2021 OHL Draft

Degelas, Waddick Players To Watch For 2021 OHL Draft

CKSN Staff- May 29, 2020

Brayden Degelas of the Chatham-Kent CyclonesDeclan Waddick and Brayden Degelas won't wait long to hear their names called at the 2021 OHL Draft. Although it's ... Read More

Flashback Friday: Dane Fox

Flashback Friday: Dane Fox

CKSN Staff- May 29, 2020

Dane Fox Flashback to a tiny Dane Fox playing minor hockey in Dresden. A goal scoring phenom, Fox didn't slow down his goal tallies in ... Read More