Category: Featured Stories

GOJHL Announces Plans For Upcoming Season

GOJHL Announces Plans For Upcoming Season

CKSN Staff- June 16, 2021

Brett Fisher of the Chatham Maroons - Photo by CKSN.ca The GOJHL held their Annual General Meeting (AGM), with several key changes on the slate, ... Read More

Ayim, Canada Undefeated At FIBA Americas

Ayim, Canada Undefeated At FIBA Americas

CKSN Staff- June 16, 2021

Chatham born Miranda Ayim and Team Canada have yet to lose a game at the FIBA Americas. Averaging just over 17-minutes per game, Ayim has ... Read More

Recreation Becomes A Career And Passion For Val Gotelaer

Recreation Becomes A Career And Passion For Val Gotelaer

CKSN Staff- June 15, 2021

Val Gotelaer is ready to dive into a career in sports and recreation. For years, through CKRecreation in Chatham-Kent, she taught kids how to dive ... Read More

Chatham Colored All-Stars “Field Of Honour” Game Scheduled For October 2

Chatham Colored All-Stars “Field Of Honour” Game Scheduled For October 2

CKSN Staff- June 14, 2021

Mark your calendars for Saturday, October 2, 2021. That's the day the "Field of Honour" charity softball game will be held in recognition of the ... Read More

Nostadt Wins Twice On Dresden’s Opening Day

Nostadt Wins Twice On Dresden’s Opening Day

Gary Patterson- June 14, 2021

Tyler Nostadt wrapped up a busy weekend with two more training wins and two driving wins at Dresden Raceway on Sunday. The 28-year-old Maidstone horseman ... Read More

Jack Calder Was A Man With A Story

Jack Calder Was A Man With A Story

CKSN Staff- June 10, 2021

Jack Calder Jack Calder was a man with a story. The former Chatham Daily News sports editor had many stories to tell, including his spectacular ... Read More

Dresden Sports Legend Keith Babcock Remembered

Dresden Sports Legend Keith Babcock Remembered

CKSN Submissions- June 9, 2021

Dresden’s very own “Mr. Hockey” Keith Babcock is being remembered as a pillar of the community. An integral piece of the foundation of hockey in ... Read More

Jacob Julien Drafted By London Knights In OHL U18 Draft

Jacob Julien Drafted By London Knights In OHL U18 Draft

CKSN Staff- June 9, 2021

Jacob Julien of Chatham-Kent Cyclones - Photo by CKSN Jacob Julien, who played U16 for the Chatham-Kent Cyclones last season was selected by the London ... Read More

Local Runner Achieves A Koole Accomplishment

Local Runner Achieves A Koole Accomplishment

CKSN Staff- June 9, 2021

People celebrate their 21st birthday in a variety of ways. There's parties, cake, gifts, trips, restaurants, dancing and more. Chatham's Peyton Koole however, accomplished a ... Read More

Abby Stonehouse Signs With London

Abby Stonehouse Signs With London

CKSN Staff- June 8, 2021

Abby Stonehouse of Blenheim will make the jump to Junior hockey next season after signing with the PWHL's London Devilettes. Stonehouse split the 2019-2020 season ... Read More

Draft Day A Dream Come True For Blenheim Pair

Draft Day A Dream Come True For Blenheim Pair

CKSN Staff- June 7, 2021

Brayden Degelas In 2014, a young pair of hockey players helped the Blenheim Novice Reps win an OMHA "CC" Championship. In the championship game, two ... Read More

Marchand Makes The Move To NCAA’s Syracuse

Marchand Makes The Move To NCAA’s Syracuse

CKSN Staff- June 7, 2021

Sarah Marchand with the Southwest Wildcats - Photo by CKSN.ca In 2019, Sarah Marchand had achieved one of her hockey dreams. The talented Chatham hockey ... Read More

Taya Currie Becomes First Woman In History Drafted To The OHL

Taya Currie Becomes First Woman In History Drafted To The OHL

CKSN Staff- June 5, 2021

Taya Currie - Photo from The Scouting News Elgin-Middlesex Chiefs goaltender Taya Currie became the first woman in history drafted to the Ontario Hockey League ... Read More

David Brown Selected By Saginaw In The OHL Draft

David Brown Selected By Saginaw In The OHL Draft

Ian Kennedy- June 5, 2021

David Brown with the Chatham-Kent Cyclones - Photo by CKSN.ca David Brown has been selected in the 2021 OHL Draft by the Saginaw Spirit Brown ... Read More