• Cents hope to shine at BCHL Showcase

      The Merritt Centennials head to Prospera Centre in Chilliwack on Thursday for a pair of games at the 6th Annual BCHL Showcase. All 17 BCHL teams will see action at the four-day Showcase event, which attracts...

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  • Cents looking for a win versus Vipers on Friday

      It’s still early in the season, and certainly no time to hit the panic button yet. That said, the Merritt Centennials will be looking to improve their performance considerably this Friday when the Vernon Vipers come...

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  • Sowpal wins a national title in Calgary

      Ten-year-old Merritt BMX racer Luke Sowpal continues to pile up the accomplishments on the race track this season. One month after almost making the final of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) World Championships in Rock Hill,...

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  • Water polo team headed to provincials

    When the Merritt Otters Swim Club invades the Canada Games Pool in Kamloops a week from now for the BCSSA provincial championships, it’ll be fielding for the first time ever a water polo team. The Otters U14...

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  • Nadeau honoured at BCHHF induction ceremony

    For the second year in a row, the British Columbia Hockey Hall of Fame has recognized a long-serving Merritt Centennials volunteer. On July 28 in Penticton, at the annual BCHHF induction ceremonies, the Nicola Valley’s Beth Nadeau...

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  • Otters light it up at regional championships

    A 30-member team of Merritt Otters invaded the Canada Games Pool in Kamloops last weekend and took no prisoners. The Otters won an astounding 57 medals at the Okanagan regional championships en route to qualifying 27 swimmers...

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  • Tenisch wins inaugural Merritt Enduro

    A small but enthusiastic group of 11 riders answered the bell for the first-ever Merritt Enduro mountain bike race on Sunday. Organized by local bike enthusiast Darch Oborne, the event was held on the scenic trails located...

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  • PHOTOS: Young and old represented at KIDZ TRI

    It was a day full of cheering, encouragement and air drying yourself with a bicycle ride through town en route to the finish line. The 2017 KIDZ TRI triathlon was held under clear, blue skies  Sunday morning...

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  • Kootenay Ice part ways with Pierce

      Editor’s note: in an earlier version of this article, the ECHL was referred to as the East Coast Hockey League. While this was the name of the League from its inception in 1988 through the end of the...

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  • Enduro debut set for Cow Trail weekend

    June 9 to 11 is already shaping up to be the biggest weekend of the summer for mountain bike enthusiasts in the Nicola Valley, with the Cow Trail Classic and all the associated camps, fanfare and contests...

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