Skip to content

Local Sports

Miniota Ladies 27-Hole Tournament

Thirty-two golfers took part on a hot Saturday, July 25. The tournament play was 9 holes Best Score, 9 holes Best Ball and 9 holes Alternate Shot. A delicious meal was served by the Clubhouse staff following the golf.
Oilmen's Golf Tournament

Oilmen's Golf Tournament

The seventh annual Oilmen’s Golf Tournament proved to be a great success, with 104 golfers showing their support. The money raised is donated to the golf course to use for improvements.

Miniota Hosts 24th Annual Shirtsleeve Classic

A very successful weekend was held July 17 to July 19 when the Miniota Community Centre hosted their 24th Annual Shirtsleeve Classic.
Robin's Review - Heidi Smith

Robin's Review - Heidi Smith

Heidi Smith’s basketball journey is taking her east. The Oak Lake product is transferring from the University of Saskatchewan to Nipissing University in North Bay, ON.
Canadian National Trap Shooting Championship

Canadian National Trap Shooting Championship

Broken clay pigeons and lead can be found south of Brandon where the 60th Canadian National Trapshooting Championship was held from July 1 to 5. It was held at Brandon’s trapshooting gun club and there were 138 shooters this year.

An Oil Slick - July 24,2015

Jordan Spieth came so close (a couple of putts away) to winning his third straight major at The Open but it was not to be.
Baseball Comes Home

Baseball Comes Home

After eight years, baseball found its way back to Virden, as the Oilers baseball team concluded their inaugural season on July 13, 2015. For the Oilers, home soil proved to be an advantage during the season.

An Oil Slick - July 17, 2015

You can have the best pitching in the world but if your bats fall silent and you can't score any runs, it's pretty tough to win a baseball game, let alone a series.

Robin's Review - Kayleigh Chapman

Virden’s Kayleigh Chapman wrapped up her college hockey career in spectacular fashion.
British Soccer Camp

British Soccer Camp

Challenger Sports British Soccer Camp was back from Monday July 13 through Thursday July 16 at the Virden Collegiate Institute soccer field and gym. This year there is two new coaches to the Virden area.
push icon
Be the first to read breaking stories. Enable push notifications on your device. Disable anytime.
No thanks