Category: Featured Stories

Skate Canada Launches Anti-Racism, and Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Education

Skate Canada Launches Anti-Racism, and Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Education

CKSN Staff- January 23, 2021

Skate Canada has placed the skating community at the forefront of addressing system racism with the launch of their anti-racism, and Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion ... Read More

Conservation Authority Reminding Of Ice Safety On Natural Water Bodies

Conservation Authority Reminding Of Ice Safety On Natural Water Bodies

CKSN Submissions- January 22, 2021

Heading out to skate, or play shinny? The Lower Thames Valley Conservation Authority is reminding residents in the region of ice safety.How do you know ... Read More

What’s Wrong With The NHL? (And Why Hasn’t A Canadian Team Won The Cup Since 1993?)

What’s Wrong With The NHL? (And Why Hasn’t A Canadian Team Won The Cup Since 1993?)

CKSN Staff- January 21, 2021

I love hockey. I love watching hockey. I cheer for my favourite Canadian team. I cheer for all Canadian teams in the NHL. And that ... Read More

Throwback Thursday: Chatham Products Playing College Basketball At Humber

Throwback Thursday: Chatham Products Playing College Basketball At Humber

CKSN Staff- January 21, 2021

On this week’s Throwback Thursday, brought to you by CK Tubs and Taps, we look at a pair of local basketball products who played college basketball. ... Read More

Watling Back In The ECHL With Wheeling

Watling Back In The ECHL With Wheeling

CKSN Staff- January 20, 2021

Patrick Watling's hockey career continues to follow a full circle path. After his Junior career with the Chatham Maroons and in the OHL, Watling turned ... Read More

Konecny Early NHL Leader In Goals And Points

Konecny Early NHL Leader In Goals And Points

CKSN Staff- January 20, 2021

It may only be the first week of the NHL season, but Chatham-Kent's Travis Konency currently leads the NHL in goals and points.Konecny has four ... Read More

Indoor Season Resumes For Stephens

Indoor Season Resumes For Stephens

CKSN Staff- January 20, 2021

Alison Stephens was back in competition this past weekend for the University of Arkansas at Little Rock Trojans.In her sophomore NCAA season, the Arkansas Invitation ... Read More

Lavoie Earns Delta State Athlete of the Week Honours

Lavoie Earns Delta State Athlete of the Week Honours

CKSN Staff- January 18, 2021

Wheatley's Madison Lavoie was named the Delta State Guaranty Bank Featured Athletes of the Week. Lavoie won three individual events in a dual meet against the ... Read More

Jessica Jordan Is The Full Package For Fanshawe

Jessica Jordan Is The Full Package For Fanshawe

CKSN Staff- January 18, 2021

Jessica Jordan - Photo by Fanshawe Athletics Most coaches know the type of player they want on their team - athletic, skilled, hard working, responsible, ... Read More

Gorski Performing Well For Merrimack

Gorski Performing Well For Merrimack

CKSN Staff- January 17, 2021

Emma Gorski is weathering the storm for Merrimack College in her sophomore NCAA season.The Wallaceburg product has started all 8 games for the Merrimack Warriors ... Read More

Schives Traded To Baie-Comeau Drakkar

Schives Traded To Baie-Comeau Drakkar

CKSN Staff- January 16, 2021

Dylan Schives of the Quebec Remparts - Photo by Bee Tee Tilbury defender Dylan Schives has been traded from the Quebec Remparts to the Baie-Comeau ... Read More

Hat Trick Travis Lifts The Flyers

Hat Trick Travis Lifts The Flyers

CKSN Staff- January 16, 2021

Travis Konecny has wasted no time this NHL season showing he is an elite talent in the league. Through two games he has 3 goals ... Read More

Chatham-Kent’s Megan Pepper, Making CK Proud

Chatham-Kent’s Megan Pepper, Making CK Proud

CKSN Submissions- January 15, 2021

Chatham-Kent sends athletes across Ontario, Canada, and the globe each year to compete athletically. Sponsored by baCK to Chatham-Kent, we’ll be featuring local athletes who have ... Read More

Throwback Thursday: Wallaceburg Skating Club’s Inaugural Year

Throwback Thursday: Wallaceburg Skating Club’s Inaugural Year

CKSN Staff- January 14, 2021

On this week’s Throwback Thursday, brought to you by CK Tubs and Taps, we look back to the beginnings of the Wallaceburg Skating Club. The club ... Read More