Category: Local Sports

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

Empire Universe Podcast: Featuring Guest Josh Woodman

Empire Universe Podcast: Featuring Guest Josh Woodman

CKSN Submissions- July 4, 2020

In this episode of the Empire Universe podcast, host Luke Kelly talks to CFLer Josh Woodman. Woodman, who hails from Chatham, Ontario, and attended and ... Read More

Sports’ Socioeconomic Gap Widening During COVID-19

Sports’ Socioeconomic Gap Widening During COVID-19

CKSN Staff- July 4, 2020

Sports have always favoured families with money. With COVID-19 taking away public arenas and fields, the socioeconomic gap has been widened, and the ability of ... Read More

Kirby MacKinnon Headed To Denison University

Kirby MacKinnon Headed To Denison University

CKSN Staff- July 3, 2020

Kirby MacKinnonChatham's Kirby MacKinnon will play NCAA Division III volleyball for Denison University next season. MacKinnon played club volleyball for the Chatham Ballhawks, and has ... Read More

Now Is The Time To Ban Fighting In Hockey

Now Is The Time To Ban Fighting In Hockey

Ian Kennedy- July 3, 2020

Now is the time to ban fighting in hockey, permanently. With COVID-19 continuing on, leagues have an opportunity to revue rules, reevaluate, and make changes ... Read More

Renae Nevills: The Perfect Blueliner

Renae Nevills: The Perfect Blueliner

Veronica McFadden- July 3, 2020

By Veronica McFadden Renae Nevills is the blueliner that any team would be jealous to have. Throughout the season the ex-Chatham Outlaw showed why she ... Read More

Eric Guest Continues To Speak Out Against Hazing, Racism, Toxic Culture In Hockey

Eric Guest Continues To Speak Out Against Hazing, Racism, Toxic Culture In Hockey

CKSN Staff- July 2, 2020

Former OHL hockey player Eric Guest continues to talk about hazing, racism, and the toxic culture he endured in hockey. Guest, a former member of ... Read More

Quinn Matteis Finds Open Water At Lake Morningstar

Quinn Matteis Finds Open Water At Lake Morningstar

CKSN Staff- July 2, 2020

Quinn Matteis, followed by his father in Chatham-Kent's Lake Morningstar Pools are closed, which has stopped many elite swimmers from training across Canada, but it ... Read More

Entegrus Power Play Performance: Stonehouse Part Of Team Canada Camp

Entegrus Power Play Performance: Stonehouse Part Of Team Canada Camp

CKSN Staff- July 2, 2020

Brady Stonehouse This week’s Entegrus Power Play performance comes from Brady Stonehouse, who will participate this month in Hockey Canada's National U17 Development Camp. Entegrus ... Read More

Happy Canada Day From Runner Emma Pegg

Happy Canada Day From Runner Emma Pegg

CKSN Staff- July 1, 2020

Emma Pegg represented Team Canada on the International stage for the first time this year. She ran for Team Canada at the NACAC Championships in ... Read More

Happy Canada Day From Genevieve Sasseville

Happy Canada Day From Genevieve Sasseville

CKSN Submissions- July 1, 2020

Chatham-Kent has many athletes representing Canada. On this Canada Day, we asked a few of Canada's athletes to tell us about what it feels like ... Read More

Happy Canada Day From Team Canada Member Breanne Nicholas

Happy Canada Day From Team Canada Member Breanne Nicholas

CKSN Staff- July 1, 2020

Breanne Nicholas has been a member of Canada's National Women's Rugby 7s team for several years. On this Canada Day, she's sending a message to ... Read More