Freestyle skier wins gold medal

Freestyle skier Sarah Rocque of Ladysmith brought home a gold medal from the 2016 B.C. Winter Games

Freestyle skier Sarah Rocque of Ladysmith brought home a gold medal from the 2016 B.C. Winter Games, held over the weekend in Penticton.

Rocque topped the field in the juvenile slope style female category. She also finished fourth in the combined category, and fifth in moguls and big air.

Nicholas Blundell was part of the Vancouver Island-Central Coast team that earned a silver medal in mixed team wheelchair basketball.

Brooklyn Stobbe of Crofton also won a silver medal, as part of the Vancouver Island-Central Coast squad in female team gymnastics.