Earl Seitz

Earl Seitz, nicknamed "Foster" by former NHL Coach Barry Melrose when he played in Kamloops, is the "dean" of active sportscasters in British Columbia. Born and raised on a farm outside of the small village of Duchess, Alberta, Earl is into his 47th year of broadcasing in 2015, and 42nd at Broadcast Centre. His interest in media began at a very early age. In 1953, during a family visit to Kansas, he saw television for the first time. Earl and his wife Velma have two children and three grandchildren. He embraces the Kamloops Tournament Capital Brand, and the wide range of sports events it brings to the City. Earl was recognized for his contributions to the sports community with the presentation of a Lifetime Achievment Award by the Radio-Television News Directors Association in 2011.

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Let's "play ball!"

By Earl Seitz
April 28, 2016 - 1:57pm Updated: April 28, 2016 - 6:29pm

KAMLOOPS — It's called America's pastime --- but it has a strong history right here in Kamloops.


Some former TRU WolfPack players are hoping to bring the game back to the masses, by starting up a recreational men's league.

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Hicketts assigned to Grand Rapids

By Earl Seitz
April 25, 2016 - 5:30am Updated: April 25, 2016 - 6:06pm

KAMLOOPS — Joe Hicketts hockey season isn't over just yet.

The Detroit Red Wings have assigned Hicketts to their Grand Rapids Griffins farm team in the American Hockey League.

Hicketts season with the Victoria Royals ended last week in a game seven loss to the Kelowna Rockets.