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Mark Booth

Mark Booth

Mark Booth is the sports editor of the Delta Optimist, who also writes about a wide range of aspects in the community from business to lifestyles to arts and entertainment. If you have a sports tip or interesting story for Mark, you can reach him at mbooth@delta-optimist.com.

Recent Work by Mark

Photos: McDonald family leaves big impression at SDSS

Photos: McDonald family leaves big impression at SDSS

Nine years and a load of accomplishments later, twins Jane and Kate are the last of the super McDonald siblings to play on Sun Devils athletic teams.
Tsawwassen field hockey star back on home turf

Tsawwassen field hockey star back on home turf

Sara McManus and women's national team hosting camp at Winskill Park ahead of this summer's World Cup and Commonweath Games in Europe
Highway 99 car fire causing Friday rush hour traffic snarl

Highway 99 car fire causing Friday rush hour traffic snarl

Long weekend traffic off to a rough start on Delta portion of highway
South Delta wins inaugural South Fraser playoff banner

South Delta wins inaugural South Fraser playoff banner

Sun Devils qualified for their 19th consecutive provincial tournament by outscoring their opponents 15-2 in three straight playoff wins
ArriveCan app is “strangling” Point Roberts’ economy

ArriveCan app is “strangling” Point Roberts’ economy

Isolated border community saw 54 percent fewer visitors in March compared to the same month pre-pandemic in 2019
Delta doctor sounds alarm on family physician crisis

Delta doctor sounds alarm on family physician crisis

Research shows almost one million British Columbians without a family doctor
Ladner Pioneers load up on pro players for run to nationals

Ladner Pioneers load up on pro players for run to nationals

Homegrown star Logan Schuss one of several National Lacrosse League players that will be in action on Thursday nights at the Ladner Leisure Centre
Delta Islanders fall just short in season opener goal explosion

Delta Islanders fall just short in season opener goal explosion

First regular season junior "A" lacrosse game in two years sees hosts nearly rally all the way back from 10-2 second period deficit
Highway 17A lane closures following truck rollover Monday

Highway 17A lane closures following truck rollover Monday

Monday morning traffic slow in both directions with Delta Police suggesting to take alternate routes
Tsawwassen townhouse market continues to sizzle

Tsawwassen townhouse market continues to sizzle

Residences in new Southlands community sell within days and well-above listed prices