Tag: blenheim

Negri Wins Two National Titles

Negri Wins Two National Titles

CKSN Staff- March 28, 2022

Blenheim's Emma Negri recently won two National titles at the 2022 Canadian Indoor Track & Field Championships in New Brunswick. Negri, who is still 13, ... Read More

PJHL Teams Move to “Tier 2” Playoffs

PJHL Teams Move to “Tier 2” Playoffs

CKSN Staff- March 25, 2022

Photo by Wyatt Williams For the first time ever, local Junior C hockey will continue beyond the traditional playoffs with a new "Tier 2" playoff ... Read More

Ainsworth, Little Win OUA Volleyball Gold With Brock

Ainsworth, Little Win OUA Volleyball Gold With Brock

CKSN Staff- March 21, 2022

Erie Beach's Laurin Ainsworth and Chatham's Natalie Little helped the Brock University Badgers win the first OUA women's volleyball championship in school history this past ... Read More

Blades Up To The Challenge

Blades Up To The Challenge

Wyatt Williams- March 15, 2022

By Wyatt Williams Blades Connor Wright(12) and Alec Webster (23) check a Flags player in front of goaltender Caleb Pinsonneault. Wright would score the winning ... Read More

Book Featuring Local Sport Available For Pre-Order

Book Featuring Local Sport Available For Pre-Order

CKSN Staff- March 14, 2022

Chatham-Kent writer Ian Kennedy is set to release his first book this May titled On Account o Darkness: Shining Light on Race and Sport. The ... Read More

Blades Fall Flat To Essex

Blades Fall Flat To Essex

Wyatt Williams- February 27, 2022

By Wyatt Williams Blades forward Tyler Ewald fights the bouncing puck whilein the 73’s end. Ewald ended up scoring one of the Blades goals in ... Read More

Blades Ground Thunderhawks and Flyers

Blades Ground Thunderhawks and Flyers

Wyatt Williams- February 21, 2022

By Wyatt Williams / CKSN.ca Thunderhawks goaltender Caitlin Morin had a busy nightseeing 42 shots in just over 52 minutes. Morin gave up 4 goals ... Read More

Robbins and Wright Broke Barriers In Blenheim | Black History Month

Robbins and Wright Broke Barriers In Blenheim | Black History Month

CKSN Staff- February 14, 2022

Mike Robbins and Buddy Wright were two barrier breaking hockey players for the 1971-72 Blenheim Blades. The duo suited up for the Blenheim Blades at ... Read More

Binga Captained Blades As League’s Only Black Player | Black History Month

Binga Captained Blades As League’s Only Black Player | Black History Month

CKSN Staff- February 8, 2022

Gerry Binga was the only Black hockey player on the Blenheim Golden Blades. Not only that, he was the only Black hockey players in the ... Read More

What A Catch: Before Fishing, The Izumi’s Were A Baseball Family

What A Catch: Before Fishing, The Izumi’s Were A Baseball Family

Ian Kennedy- January 14, 2022

Joe Izumi, Harry Izumi, and Mits Izumi stand posed with the Chemainus Nippons in 1939 The name Izumi is synonymous with fishing, but it wasn't ... Read More

Nicholas Representing More Than Just Canada

Nicholas Representing More Than Just Canada

Ian Kennedy- January 5, 2022

Breanne Nicholas has been one of Chatham-Kent’s top athletes for a decade, a point which she solidified this past summer competing with Team Canada’s Rugby ... Read More

#1 Our Olympians – CK’s Top 10 Sports Stories of 2021

#1 Our Olympians – CK’s Top 10 Sports Stories of 2021

CKSN Staff- December 30, 2021

The Tokyo Olympics were a showcase of Chatham-Kent athleticism. While some entered with team's considered medal contenders, CK was shut out in that regard, but ... Read More

#3 Staying On Track – CK’s Top 10 Sports Stories of 2021

#3 Staying On Track – CK’s Top 10 Sports Stories of 2021

CKSN Staff- December 29, 2021

For the first half of 2021, sports remained nearly non-existent. A pocket of track and field stars however, kept us entertained. Alison Stephens had a ... Read More

#9 Draft Day Calling – CK’s Top 10 Sports Stories of 2021

#9 Draft Day Calling – CK’s Top 10 Sports Stories of 2021

CKSN Staff- December 26, 2021

Chatham-Kent has been producing OHLers with consistent success in recent years, and this season, three CK products were picked in the OHL Draft. Declan Waddick ... Read More