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The Raiders look to defend their Cullen Cup in 2018.
The Raiders look to defend their Cullen Cup in 2018. Nanaimo News NOW

Raiders schedule released

By Aaron Schulze
April 24, 2018 - 5:35pm Updated: April 25, 2018 - 6:22am

NANAIMO — The VI Raiders begin their season in a little over three months, however they'll have plenty of time to prepare, as the BC Football Conference (BCFC) released the schedule for the 2018 regular season.

Terri Waller has been helping the Nanaimo hockey community behind the scenes for the past 18 years
Terri Waller has been helping the Nanaimo hockey community behind the scenes for the past 18 years Terri Waller (Facebook)

Clippers volunteer Terri Waller honoured by BC Hockey

By Dan Marshall
April 24, 2018 - 10:15am

NANAIMO — As the Clippers wrapped up a three day prospects camp one of their own was honoured by BC Hockey.
 
Terri Waller is the team's volunteer co-ordinator and was named a Fred Heslop Minor Hockey Week Award winner.
 

Patrick Bajkov and Dylan Coghlan of Nanaimo will meet in the WHL Western Conference final.
Patrick Bajkov and Dylan Coghlan of Nanaimo will meet in the WHL Western Conference final. NHL.com

Friends off: Nanaimo's Bajkov and Coghlan square off in WHL semi-final

By Ian Holmes
April 19, 2018 - 7:01pm Updated: April 20, 2018 - 7:23am

NANAIMO — They hang out and train together in the off-season as friends in Nanaimo. Now they are about to go head-to-head for a chance to advance to the Western Hockey League final.

Adam Herold (L) described as mature beyond his years by Nanaimo Clipper Preston Brodziak (R)
Adam Herold (L) described as mature beyond his years by Nanaimo Clipper Preston Brodziak (R) Russ Herold (via TSN) and Laura Landry

Clippers Brodziak remembers friend and teammate lost in Humboldt tragedy

By Dan Marshall
April 12, 2018 - 11:21am Updated: April 12, 2018 - 12:35pm

NANAIMO — All across the country on Thursday Canadians are wearing their hockey jerseys.
 
"Jersey Day" as it's being called is to show support for the victims and families of the Humboldt Broncos and the devastating bus crash last Friday.
 

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