The games don’t mean a lot in the standings for the Penticton Vees, but don’t expect them to ease up on the throttle as they close out the BCHL regular season this weekend.

Two-goal efforts by Khale Skinner Quinn Mulder, Cory Loring powered the 100 Mile House Wranglers to an 8-2 romp over the visiting Osoyoos Coyotes in KIJHL action Monday.

The Pen-Hi Lakers defeated Nor-Kam Saints 74-53 Tuesday in Kamloops to secure a third-place finish in Valley senior boys’ 3A basketball league play.

The Osoyoos Coyotes salvaged some pride after a tough week that saw them eliminated from KIJHL playoff contention for the first time in their 10-year history.

After a disappointing loss to the Coquitlam Express one night earlier, a dramatic and uplifting victory was just what the Penticton Vees needed.

The Penticton Vees first-round playoff opponent, as well as their chances of finishing in first place overall, became clearer after a trio of Tuesday night games in the B.C. Hockey League.

The Summerland Rockets goal was to peak in time for the Okanagan Valley senior girls’ 2A basketball championship and qualify for the provincial championships.

Roll N Stones Fun Centre Wreckers racked up 20 points to take a four-point lead in the Penticton and District Dart Association A Division standings.

Warm, cold, melting snow, more snow. This winter continues to be full of surprises after the Okanagan was warm enough for cycling but then more snow arrived this week.

Ben Cougny and Joe Kandola kept TC Auto on course to capture the Bad Tattoo Brewery Masters Indoor Soccer League regular season title.

The Summerland Steam followed up a dramatic win with a heartbreaking loss in KIJHL action on the weekend.

The Penticton Vees clinched a ninth straight Interior Division pennant by virtue of getting a point after their game with the West Kelowna Warriors was tied after 60 minutes.

Penticton Legion Armed and Hammered pounced for 18 points to take the early lead in the Penticton and District Dart Association A Division standings.

Lake City Basketball is gearing up for the spring season with I.D. Camps for its club program March 9-12 at Penticton Secondary.

The Winter Classic Atom Hockey Tournament is back at the Apex Mountain Resort outdoor rink for a sixth consecutive year.

Two red-hot teams from opposing conferences lock up in the final “Wicked Wednesday” tilt of the season at the South Okanagan Events Centre.

Shootouts were needed to decide a pair of high-scoring matchups in Bad Tattoo Brewery Masters Indoor Soccer League play Sunday at the Adidas Sportsplex.

Six Penticton area athletes and two coaches will be members of Team B.C. for the Special Olympics Canada Winter Games Feb. 25-29 in Thunder Bay, Ont.

Bob Pond produced a hat-trick to propel the Broncos to a 6-5 victory over the Hitmen in Penticton Men’s Recreational Hockey League action.

The B.C. Hockey League board of governors voted to change to two-conference system with the expansion Cranbrook Bucks entering the fold in the 2020-21 season.

Pole walking is a relatively new activity in North America but it’s proving highly beneficial, particularly for seniors and patients recovering from hip and knee replacements.

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One more honour awaits the national champion 2012 Penticton Vees, the BC Hockey Hall of Fame announced Monday.