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Carter Bettenson skating down the ice on Friday (Jan. 28) against the Sicamous Eagles. (Photo by Matt Timmins)

Grizzlies notch commanding win over rival Eagles

Revelstoke Grizzlies played host to the Sicamous Eagles on Friday night

Carter Bettenson skating down the ice on Friday (Jan. 28) against the Sicamous Eagles. (Photo by Matt Timmins)
Busy weekend in the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League

Sicamous Eagles add to 100 Mile House’s woe

Eagles hand Wranglers 13th straight loss with 6-3 win Saturday; weekend recap included

Busy weekend in the Kootenay International Junior Hockey League
Grizzlies fans high five the players as they get back on the ice for the second period, in their first home game of the regular season. (Jocelyn Doll-Revelstoke Review)

Heat down Grizzlies 5-4 in a shootout

Recapping all the action from the Revelstoke Forum on Tuesday (Jan. 25) night

Grizzlies fans high five the players as they get back on the ice for the second period, in their first home game of the regular season. (Jocelyn Doll-Revelstoke Review)
Jacob Smith in front of the net against the Chase Heat at the Revelstoke Forum on Tuesday (Jan. 18) night. (Matthew Timmins Photography)
Jacob Smith in front of the net against the Chase Heat at the Revelstoke Forum on Tuesday (Jan. 18) night. (Matthew Timmins Photography)
Vernon Vipers grad Adam Tambellini is among 25 players named to Canada’s Olympic men’s hockey roster for Beijing. (Black Press - file photo)

BC Hockey League alumni part of Canada’s Olympic men’s hockey roster

Trio of former league players to wear maple leaf at Beijing Winter Games

Vernon Vipers grad Adam Tambellini is among 25 players named to Canada’s Olympic men’s hockey roster for Beijing. (Black Press - file photo)
Jacob Smith in front of the net against the Chase Heat at the Revelstoke Forum on Tuesday (Jan. 18) night. (Matthew Timmins Photography)

Captain Berg nets a hat-trick, Revelstoke Grizzlies complete comeback win

The Grizzlies played an electric game against the Chase Heat on Tuesday (Jan. 18) night

Jacob Smith in front of the net against the Chase Heat at the Revelstoke Forum on Tuesday (Jan. 18) night. (Matthew Timmins Photography)
The UBC Okanagan men’s volleyball team welcomes five new recruits for 2022-23 season (Photo - UBCO Athletics)

UBCO men’s volleyball welcomes 5 new recruits

The five new members of the Heat are all looking to make an immediate impact next season

The UBC Okanagan men’s volleyball team welcomes five new recruits for 2022-23 season (Photo - UBCO Athletics)
Dean Jackson at Revelstoke Golf Club has previously won the Dick Munn Golf Professional of the Year Award. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)

Revelstoke golfer named in Top 100 Golf Professionals of 2021

Dean Jackson of the Revelstoke Golf Club is the club’s head professional and general manager

Dean Jackson at Revelstoke Golf Club has previously won the Dick Munn Golf Professional of the Year Award. (Liam Harrap/Revelstoke Review)
Penticton Vees (submitted)

Penticton Vees denied entry into United States

Vees were scheduled to play Wenatchee Saturday night

Penticton Vees (submitted)
The KIJHL 3 Stars of the Week for the period ending Jan. 9. (KIJHL)

Revelstoke Grizzlies sniper named KIJHL top forward of the week

Brandon Kasdorf has 7 goals and 10 assists so far this season

The KIJHL 3 Stars of the Week for the period ending Jan. 9. (KIJHL)
Jake Wallace celebrating his goal against the Kamloops Storm earlier this season. (Matt Timmins/Revelstoke Grizzlies)

The start of a new year for the Revelstoke Grizzlies

A review of this past week at the Revelstoke Forum

Jake Wallace celebrating his goal against the Kamloops Storm earlier this season. (Matt Timmins/Revelstoke Grizzlies)
The podium: Maya Royale (RNSC) gold, Fiona Woodman (RNSC)  silver, Tayte Proulx-Royds (Telemark Nordic) silver, Anna Farbridge (Telemark Nordic) 4th (not pictured), and Emilie Paquin (RNSC) 5th. (Maja Jacob/Revelstoke Nordic)

Revelstoke Nordic Ski club hosts cross country ski trials ahead of BC Winter Games

Sarah Newton Special to the Review Almost perfect conditions greeted the 200…

The podium: Maya Royale (RNSC) gold, Fiona Woodman (RNSC)  silver, Tayte Proulx-Royds (Telemark Nordic) silver, Anna Farbridge (Telemark Nordic) 4th (not pictured), and Emilie Paquin (RNSC) 5th. (Maja Jacob/Revelstoke Nordic)
Kyla Inaba of Predator Ridge Resort has been named to the PGA of B.C.’s Top 100 Golf Professionals of 2021 list. (PGA of BC photo)

Okanagan-Shuswap golf pros crack PGA of BC top 100 of 2021 list

15 golfers from Okanagan and Shuswap courses made the list

Kyla Inaba of Predator Ridge Resort has been named to the PGA of B.C.’s Top 100 Golf Professionals of 2021 list. (PGA of BC photo)
The Revelstoke Forum erupted as Brandon Gallo netted the overtime winner to give the Grizzlies a hard-fought win on Dec. 4. (Matt Timmins)

Revelstoke Grizzlies handed first loss at the Forum this season

Grizzlies played the Kelowna Chiefs on New Years Eve in Revelstoke

  • Jan 4, 2022
The Revelstoke Forum erupted as Brandon Gallo netted the overtime winner to give the Grizzlies a hard-fought win on Dec. 4. (Matt Timmins)
Alexandra Luxmoore sets a speedy pace in the five km skate ski in the Finnish world championships early this month. (Submitted)

From the ice to the field: Top sports stories from 2021

Here’s what Revelstoke athletes accomplished over the past year

Alexandra Luxmoore sets a speedy pace in the five km skate ski in the Finnish world championships early this month. (Submitted)
Fiona Woodman, one of many local skiers who will be competing on Jan. 2 on vying for a spot to represent the Okanagan Division at the BC Winter Games, racing at the recent Western Canadian Ski Championships. (Contributed by Revelstoke Nordic)
Fiona Woodman, one of many local skiers who will be competing on Jan. 2 on vying for a spot to represent the Okanagan Division at the BC Winter Games, racing at the recent Western Canadian Ski Championships. (Contributed by Revelstoke Nordic)
BCHL

Forty BCHL stars to skate in Top Prospects Game

The all-star showcase will be part of the junior A league’s 60th anniversary weekend in January

BCHL
The Revelstoke Grizzlies played the Chase Heat at the Forum on Saturday. (Black Press file photo)

Grizzlies beat Chase Heat at home

The next game is coming up on New Year’s Eve

  • Dec 13, 2021
The Revelstoke Grizzlies played the Chase Heat at the Forum on Saturday. (Black Press file photo)
The Forum was half full for the Grizzlies first home game of the regular season, Oct. 23. (Jocelyn Doll-Revelstoke Review)
The Forum was half full for the Grizzlies first home game of the regular season, Oct. 23. (Jocelyn Doll-Revelstoke Review)
The Grizzlies traded ‘03 F Stavros Koutsantonis and playing rights of 02’ F Kaito Umino and ‘02 D Josh Singh to the Creston Valley Thunder Cats in exchange for ‘02 F Vin Jackson. (Revelstoke Review)

Revelstoke Grizzlies strengthen lineup with Creston Valley Thunder Cats trade

Vin Jackson, former captain of the Thunder Cats, has 5 goals and 12 assists so far this season

The Grizzlies traded ‘03 F Stavros Koutsantonis and playing rights of 02’ F Kaito Umino and ‘02 D Josh Singh to the Creston Valley Thunder Cats in exchange for ‘02 F Vin Jackson. (Revelstoke Review)