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Maggie Coles-Lyster (UCI Track Champions League/Special to The News)

Pro Maple Ridge cyclist brings home win in Spain

Maggie Coles-Lyster pedals to victory in women’s endurance race on indoor track

Maggie Coles-Lyster (UCI Track Champions League/Special to The News)
(The News files)

Two rinks separate from the pack in Haney Masters Curling

Dunbar and Livesay are leading the league

  • Nov 6, 2021
(The News files)
Maple Ridge’s Karina LeBlanc is the new general manager of the Portland Thorns. (Portland Thorns Facebook/Special to The News)

Maple Ridge’s LeBlanc joins Portland Thorns as GM

Reunited with longtime teammate Christine Sinclair

Maple Ridge’s Karina LeBlanc is the new general manager of the Portland Thorns. (Portland Thorns Facebook/Special to The News)
Ridge Meadows Flames goaltender Elliott Marshall blocks the net from a Aldergrove Kodiaks player during Wednesday Night’s action. (Kurt Langmann/Special to The News)

Flames lose to Kodiaks in back-to-back meetings

Junior Bs back in Maple Ridge on Friday night against Chilliwack

Ridge Meadows Flames goaltender Elliott Marshall blocks the net from a Aldergrove Kodiaks player during Wednesday Night’s action. (Kurt Langmann/Special to The News)
Flames defenceman Sam Rose looks for a play from the point. Rose is off to a great start to the season, with 14 points in 13 games. (Neil Corbett/The News)

Maple Ridge Junior Bs lose in overtime

Flames trade with Port Moody for veteran defenceman

Flames defenceman Sam Rose looks for a play from the point. Rose is off to a great start to the season, with 14 points in 13 games. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Mayor Bill Dingwall and the council celebrated the team’s provincial success. (2009 Ridge Meadows Pride Facebook/Special to The News)
Mayor Bill Dingwall and the council celebrated the team’s provincial success. (2009 Ridge Meadows Pride Facebook/Special to The News)
Tyler O’Neill has been nominated for Golden Glove and Silver Slugger awards this year. (Taka Yanagimoto/St. Louis Cardinals)

Maple Ridge Major Leaguer up for another Gold Glove

Tyler O’Neill is also in consideration for a Silver Slugger

Tyler O’Neill has been nominated for Golden Glove and Silver Slugger awards this year. (Taka Yanagimoto/St. Louis Cardinals)
Kaitlyn Hetherington, right, of MRSS, in a battle for the ball during a game against Moscrop secondary. Sheridan Sinow stands at back. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)
Kaitlyn Hetherington, right, of MRSS, in a battle for the ball during a game against Moscrop secondary. Sheridan Sinow stands at back. (Colleen Flanagan/The News)
The U13 C1 team won Silver in Mission’s Battle for the Biscuit Tournament over the weekend of Oct. 23 and 24. (Ridge Meadows Minor Hockey Association/Special to The News)

Ridge Meadows Rustlers take home silver in Mission’s Battle for the Biscuit Tournament

The U13 C1 team is now looking forward to the tournament in Penticton in January 2022

The U13 C1 team won Silver in Mission’s Battle for the Biscuit Tournament over the weekend of Oct. 23 and 24. (Ridge Meadows Minor Hockey Association/Special to The News)
Flames forward Jack Steffens (17) had a goal and an assist in Abbotsford on Friday, and now has 12 points in 12 games. He is seen here in action against the Langley Trappers. (Neil Corbett/The News)
Flames forward Jack Steffens (17) had a goal and an assist in Abbotsford on Friday, and now has 12 points in 12 games. He is seen here in action against the Langley Trappers. (Neil Corbett/The News)
BCHL

BCHL all-star festivities to include Top Prospects Game

All-star events will be held Jan. 14 in Penticton, with NHL and college scouts in attendance

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The new indoor facility for the Ridge Meadows Baseball saw several volunteers show up to help transform the place. (Miranda Carpenter/Special to The News)

Year-long minor baseball practice for Pitt Meadows and Maple Ridge athletes becomes a reality

Ridge Meadows Minor Baseball Association hosts grand opening of their new indoor facility

The new indoor facility for the Ridge Meadows Baseball saw several volunteers show up to help transform the place. (Miranda Carpenter/Special to The News)
Royals pose during the banner raising ceremony for the Bantam AA provincial championship victory. (Miranda Carpenter/Special to The News)

Bantam AA provincial championship banner gets a permanent home

Ridge Meadows Baseball hosts banner raising ceremony for the Royals’ win

Royals pose during the banner raising ceremony for the Bantam AA provincial championship victory. (Miranda Carpenter/Special to The News)
Members of the Sardis Drumline on the ice at an empty Abbotsford Centre prior to Friday night’s American Hockey League game. (submitted photo)

Chilliwack’s Sardis Drumline gets season-long gig at Vancouver Canucks games

Small groups from Sardis secondary school will perform at 41 National Hockey League matches

Members of the Sardis Drumline on the ice at an empty Abbotsford Centre prior to Friday night’s American Hockey League game. (submitted photo)
The junior boys cross country team from Maple Ridge Secondary won the North Zone championship in their age group on Oct. 21. (Special to the News)

Maple Ridge Ramblers win cross-country banner

High school team qualifies 10 runners for provincial championship

The junior boys cross country team from Maple Ridge Secondary won the North Zone championship in their age group on Oct. 21. (Special to the News)
The Ridge Meadows Flames have added another elite scorer. (Facebook)

Ridge Meadows Flames trade for another sniper

One of Richmond’s best players joins Maple Ridge Junior Bs

The Ridge Meadows Flames have added another elite scorer. (Facebook)
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Celebrating the life of Maple Ridge junior hockey team owner

PJHL will hold event to honour Ray Stonehouse on Monday

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(Special to The News)
(Special to The News)
Aiden Grout has been recognized as an athlete with Olympic potential. (Special to The News)

Pitt Meadows track star shows Olympic potential

Rowing Canada impressed by Aiden Grout during national talent search

Aiden Grout has been recognized as an athlete with Olympic potential. (Special to The News)
Andrew Ladd scored his 250th career goal on Saturday. (Arizona Coyotes/Special to The News)

Maple Ridge’s Andrew Ladd scores 250th goal

At the age of 35 has come back from knee surgery

Andrew Ladd scored his 250th career goal on Saturday. (Arizona Coyotes/Special to The News)