On Deck - Upcoming sporting events in Chilliwack
The ASA Sportsman Series will be held at Agassiz Speedway, Saturday Aug. 9. The event will have fan favourite late model sportsman races, along with large street stock class competition. And the fastest of the group, the midgets, will also be racing.
Huskers take on Rebels
The Valley Huskers will try to put their first win up on the board against the Westshore Rebels this Saturday, Aug. 9. The Rebels are winless after two weeks and have only scored 18 points in the season. Kick off is at 1 p.m. at Exhibition Stadium.
Chilliwack players will make up nearly half of the 18U AAA minor baseball select squad going to the national championship tournament in Magog, Que. on Aug. 14 to 18. Pitchers Graham Bailey and Daniel Rogers will be joined by outfielders Evan Kellington, Ryan Petkau and Ryan Kaplanis traveling east. Other players on the roster are: Cohen Bogart (3b, c), Liam Campbell (util), Colin Kellington (2b), Trent Loewen (1b) and Donavan Moorman (cf).
Sailing day camp
The Cultus Lake Sailing Club is offering a sailing day camp for children nine to 15 years old running Aug. 18 to 22. The camp focuses on fun and safety and learning sailing basics. Sail Canada certified coaches will teach kids terminology, knots and other boating skills. For more information phone 604-858-8678 or visit www.cultuslakesailing.com.