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Golf Town's Scutt tops all on Island tour

Golf Town's Gordon Scutt was the big winner in this year's Vancouver Island Professional Tour. Scutt capped off an impressive season by winning the Tour Championship last week at Bear Mountain Golf Club.

Save salmon habitat, save the orcas

It is obvious to anyone who has put in any time on the issue of increasing salmon populations that saving and restoring spawning and rearing habitat in rivers is the single most important issue to be tackled today.

Time is now for Vikes to bring 'A' game

The University of Victoria Vikes women's field hockey season has been like a wild roller-coaster ride. The team experienced many highs and lows in Canada West play, posting a record of six wins, four losses and two ties.

Tournament means long-term boost for city

The investment in bringing the FIFA Under 20 World Cup to Victoria may pay off in short-term gains for sporting goods stores, fast-food vendors and beer sales, but the significant economic impact is more likely to be felt in the long-term according t

Volunteers dig deep to make event a world-class success

You couldn't miss them. They were the ones decked out in red and black Adidas gear or white T-shirts and black shorts. They were the volunteers, and they're a big reason Victoria is now on FIFA's world soccer map.

Japan loses heartbreaker in city FIFA finale

Czech Republic rallies from two-goal deficit, defeats Japan on penalty kicks

Draw vaults Japan into Group F supremacy

Japan 0 * Nigeria 0

Zambia advances with win over lacklustre Uruguay

Zambia 2 * Uruguay 0

U-20 World Cup soccer: Visiting fans bring swirl of colour and emotion to Victoria streets

Sure, like 1994, it's rent-a-city all over again. But what a group of tenants. Your city really isn't your own during an international sporting event such as the FIFA 2007 Under-20 World Cup.

Underdog Zambia a sentimental favourite

On paper, today's pivotal FIFA 2007 Under-20 World Cup Group B match shouldn't even be close.