Kevin Rothbauer

MCCOY BIDEWELL

Mistakes prove costly as Cowichan Capitals fall to Langley

New goalie Bidewell stands tall in home debut

MCCOY BIDEWELL
Lake Cowichan Kraken forward Mitchell Billings carries the puck against the Port Alberni Bombers at the Cowichan Lake Sports Arena last Friday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Gazette)

Two more wins for Lake Cowichan Kraken

Sea Monsters sink Buccaneers and Bombers

Lake Cowichan Kraken forward Mitchell Billings carries the puck against the Port Alberni Bombers at the Cowichan Lake Sports Arena last Friday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Gazette)
Cowichan Secondary graduates Melanie Robertson, Chloe Langkammer, Robin Fleming and Ashton Aumen helped the UVic Vikes win their third straight USports field hockey championship in Toronto earlier this month. (Seyran Mammadov photo)

Cowichan quartet helps UVic to 3rd straight field hockey title

Fleming named finals MVP, Langkammer Rookie of the Year

Cowichan Secondary graduates Melanie Robertson, Chloe Langkammer, Robin Fleming and Ashton Aumen helped the UVic Vikes win their third straight USports field hockey championship in Toronto earlier this month. (Seyran Mammadov photo)
DAVID JACOBS

Cowichan Capitals’ Jacobs picked for BCHL All-Star Tournament

Forward is among league’s leading scorers

DAVID JACOBS
ADAM JEFFERY

Cowichan Capital’s Jeffery commits to RIT

Forward is Caps’ 7th Div. 1 commit

ADAM JEFFERY
DCS’s Cohen Floucault fires back at Brookes Westshore during the Island championships. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Duncan Christian Chargers take hard-fought fourth at Islands

Senior boys team edged by Brodeur in must-win match

DCS’s Cohen Floucault fires back at Brookes Westshore during the Island championships. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Sam Gerbrandt, Teddy James, Nina Lampinen, Clara Lake, Waylin MacGregor and Matthew Ruiter were among the 11 swimmers who represented the Duncan Stingrays at the Comox Valley Sharks’ Fall Meet Series last weekend. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Personal bests fall for Duncan Stingrays at Comox meet

Seven swimmers set 100 per cent PBs

Sam Gerbrandt, Teddy James, Nina Lampinen, Clara Lake, Waylin MacGregor and Matthew Ruiter were among the 11 swimmers who represented the Duncan Stingrays at the Comox Valley Sharks’ Fall Meet Series last weekend. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Brentwood College School won the Central Vancouver Island Junior Girls B Volleyball Championship last week. (Submitted by Tanya Scheck)

Brentwood College wins Central Island jr. girls volleyball title

Champs hold off Duncan Christian to win

Brentwood College School won the Central Vancouver Island Junior Girls B Volleyball Championship last week. (Submitted by Tanya Scheck)
Parkrunners warm up before hitting the course for the Nov. 20 event. (Claire Curtis photo)

Shawnigan parkrun perseveres through the storm

Flood damage forces last-minute course change

Parkrunners warm up before hitting the course for the Nov. 20 event. (Claire Curtis photo)
The Tzinquaw Dancers perform during a blessing ceremony at the Cowichan Rugby Football Club grounds last Saturday afternoon. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Cowichan Rugby Football Club takes steps toward reconciliation

Blessing ceremony at Herd Road grounds includes Tzinquaw Dancers

The Tzinquaw Dancers perform during a blessing ceremony at the Cowichan Rugby Football Club grounds last Saturday afternoon. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
George White, known as “Ronaldinho of Cowichan” in some circles, does some work in the midfield for the Cowichan Fury last Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Schedule change causes trouble for Cowichan LMG

Soccer team short players for rescheduled match against Comox

George White, known as “Ronaldinho of Cowichan” in some circles, does some work in the midfield for the Cowichan Fury last Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Kerry Park Islanders forward Jackson Egan fires a shot past the stick of Lake Cowichan Kraken defenceman Ray Kelly during last Friday’s game at the Cowichan Lake Sports Arena. (Kevin Rothbauer/Gazette)
Kerry Park Islanders forward Jackson Egan fires a shot past the stick of Lake Cowichan Kraken defenceman Ray Kelly during last Friday’s game at the Cowichan Lake Sports Arena. (Kevin Rothbauer/Gazette)
Pictured here in a home game earlier this month, Capitals forward Luke Haymes had two assists in his team’s 5-3 loss to the Coquitlam Express last Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Cowichan Capitals winless on 3-game Mainland road trip

Powerplay goals make the difference in 2 of the losses

Pictured here in a home game earlier this month, Capitals forward Luke Haymes had two assists in his team’s 5-3 loss to the Coquitlam Express last Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Lake Cowichan’s Brandon Pascoe moves to get in the way of a pass from Kerry Park Islanders captain Matt Baird during the teams’ showdown at the Cowichan Lake Sports Arena last Friday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Gazette)
Lake Cowichan’s Brandon Pascoe moves to get in the way of a pass from Kerry Park Islanders captain Matt Baird during the teams’ showdown at the Cowichan Lake Sports Arena last Friday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Gazette)
The peewee Cowichan Bulldogs celebrate their silver medal win at the Island championships. (Jen Laver photo)

Peewee Cowichan Bulldogs take Island silver

9-man football provincials still to come for ‘Dogs

The peewee Cowichan Bulldogs celebrate their silver medal win at the Island championships. (Jen Laver photo)
The Duncan Christian Chargers celebrate winning silver at the Island senior girls single-A volleyball championships. (Submitted by Duncan Christian School)

Duncan Christian Chargers lock up berth at volleyball provincials

Host team places second, Lake Cowichan fourth

The Duncan Christian Chargers celebrate winning silver at the Island senior girls single-A volleyball championships. (Submitted by Duncan Christian School)
Duncan Christian’s junior boys won the Central Island volleyball championship prior to competing at Islands. (Submitted by Duncan Christian School)

Duncan Christian junior boys compete at Island volleyball championships

DCS junior girls host Central Islands this Thursday

Duncan Christian’s junior boys won the Central Island volleyball championship prior to competing at Islands. (Submitted by Duncan Christian School)
Mike Minckler was a standout in the midfield for the Cowichan 49ers against JDF Pacific last Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)

Barker and Cowichan 49ers together atop the O35 table

Scoring sensation leads league, just like his team does

Mike Minckler was a standout in the midfield for the Cowichan 49ers against JDF Pacific last Saturday. (Kevin Rothbauer/Citizen)
Parkrunners have a blast during the Nov. 13 run. (Claire Curtis photo)

Shawnigan Hills parkrun report for Nov. 13

All 20 runners finish before the skies open

Parkrunners have a blast during the Nov. 13 run. (Claire Curtis photo)
Flooding was extensive after heavy rains Monday in many areas of Cowichan Tribes land, including along Tzouhalem Road as this picture shows. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)

Cowichan Tribes opens flood support centre

Members can go to the Si’em Lelum Gym for assistance

Flooding was extensive after heavy rains Monday in many areas of Cowichan Tribes land, including along Tzouhalem Road as this picture shows. (Sarah Simpson/Citizen)