BCFC hopes for Sept. start

Jun 6, 2021 / 3:00 pm

After more than a year of uncertainty, the BC Football Conference and other amateur and junior sports leagues are starting to see a light at the end of the...

Ex-Sun player off to CFL

May 5, 2021 / 8:00 pm

The Okanagan was fairly well represented during Tuesday's annual Canadian Football League draft. But whether they will get a chance to show off their...

Lindsay joining Sun hall

Jan 19, 2021 / 9:00 pm

The Okanagan Sun are welcoming long-time board member and and team advocate Bob Lindsay into the clubs Hall of Fame. The team made the announcement Tuesday...

Sun alum returns to coach

Dec 14, 2020 / 9:00 pm

The Okanagan Sun will have a new, but familiar voice calling plays from the sidelines in 2021. Former offensive lineman Travis Miller, who spent five years with...

Stamps host football camp

Sep 4, 2020 / 9:37 am

Normally, the CFL Calgary Stampeders would be busy preparing for the stretch run toward the playoffs this time of year. But, COVID-19 has taken care of that,...

Jr. football pulls the plug

Aug 6, 2020 / 9:29 am

There will be no junior football in Canada this year. The Canadian Junior Football League became one of the first leagues outside of high school and college...

BCFC season on the line

Aug 5, 2020 / 4:00 am

Wednesday is decision day for the BC Football Conference. League executives and representatives from each of the six member teams will meet Wednesday evening to...

BCFC decision in 4 weeks

Jul 9, 2020 / 4:00 am

A decision as to whether there will be a junior football season this year will be made in four weeks. According to Okanagan Sun general manager Jay Christensen,...

Jr. football return delayed

Jun 2, 2020 / 9:00 pm

The BC Junior Football Conference has put everything on hold until mid summer at the earliest. All football activities, including formal, and informal workouts,...

Ex Sun turns blue (Bomber)

May 1, 2020 / 9:00 pm

Nicholas Dheilly is one step closer to his dream of playing professional football. The former Okanagan Sun defensive end is off to Winnipeg, after the Blue...

Sun suspend activities

Mar 17, 2020 / 5:00 am

The Okanagan Sun are the latest sports team to curtail all team-related activities. The BC Football Conference team has taken the measure for the safety of...

Sun earn offensive all-star

Nov 15, 2019 / 1:30 pm

The Okanagan Sun managed to place just one player on the CJFL Offensive All-Canadian squad. Offensive lineman Daniel Townsend was named an all-Canadian. The...

2 Sun named all-Canadian

Nov 14, 2019 / 9:00 am

Some personal accolades for two members of the Okanagan Sun defensive front seven. Defensive lineman Cory McCoy and linebacker Tyler Going were named CJFL...

Sun season sets in Langley

Oct 26, 2019 / 8:00 pm

A disappointing season for the Okanagan Sun came to a close Saturday evening in Langley. The unbeaten Rams, as expected, took down the Sun 45-15 in the first of...

Rain washes out Sun

Oct 20, 2019 / 6:45 pm

Playing in a steady downpour for much of the game, neither the Okanagan Sun nor the Westshore Rebels were able to make much happen offensively. But, it was the...

Strong 2nd half paces Sun

Oct 6, 2019 / 4:20 pm

The Okanagan Sun overcame a dismal first half and an 11-point deficit to upend the VI Raiders 19-14 in their final home game of the BCFC season Sunday. Alex...

Sun look to end slide

Oct 5, 2019 / 5:00 am

The Okanagan Sun have had their way with the BC Football Conference's bottom feeders this season. Unfortunately, the Sun have had no luck against the three...

Sun throttle Huskers

Sep 22, 2019 / 5:00 pm

The Okanagan Sun scored on four straight drives in the second half en route to a 40-0 throttling of the visiting Valley Huskers on a wet afternoon at the Apple...

Sun stop three-game skid

Sep 15, 2019 / 8:30 am

The Okanagan Sun snapped their three-game losing slide Saturday afternoon. Quarterback Alex Douglas ran for a pair of touchdowns and threw for a third in a 38-9...

Sun blow late lead

Sep 8, 2019 / 5:00 pm

Third and 18 with less than two minutes left - that's all that stood between the Okanagan Sun and a victory over the number one team in the BC Football...