July 26th, 2014

Area Sports

Win and you’re in for LFC women — team on cusp of playoffs heading into weekend

By Lethbridge Herald on July 25th, 2014

Dale WoodardLethbridge Heraldsports@lethbridgeherald.comThroughout the Alberta Major Soccer League season, the Lethbridge FC women’s team has been sporting a new attitude.That fresh mindset has the team on the cusp of a AMSL playoff berth as 2-7-2 LFC hosts a pair of home games Saturday and Sunday. ... Read More »

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LFC at the top of the table

By Lethbridge Herald on July 25th, 2014

Dale WoodardLethbridge Heraldsports@lethbridgeherald.comThe Lethbridge Football Club men’s soccer team is inching closer to clinching first place in the Alberta Major Soccer League.This weekend, the team will have two more chances to lock up top spot in the league as well as play their first home games... Read More »

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Whalley, B.C. leads the pack

By Lethbridge Herald on July 25th, 2014

LETHBRIDGE HERALDWhalley, B.C.’s entry into the Junior Canadian Little League Championship has established itself as the class of the tournament, so far. No team has come within seven runs of the 5-0 British Columbia representative, although the Medicine Hat Mavericks will take a swing or two at that record today... Read More »

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Encouraging signs for Skate Canada bid

By Lethbridge Herald on July 25th, 2014

Dylan PurcellLETHBRIDGE HERALDsports@lethbridgeherald.comThe Lethbridge Skating Club would love to celebrate the 25th anniversary of this city hosting the 1990 Skate Canada International with the 2015 Skate Canada International. A pair of executives from the country’s skating national body came to Lethbridge Thursday to see the facilities and... Read More »

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Big game for Barracudas — lacrosse team faces Fort Saskatchewan Saturday at 10 a.m.

By Lethbridge Herald on July 25th, 2014

Dale WoodardLethbridge Heraldsports@lethbridgeherald.comAndrew Eng is sick of second place.   As the captain and graduating veteran of the Lethbridge Bert & Macs Barracudas leads his team into the Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League Junior B Tier 2 championship against the Fort Saskatchewan Rebels Saturday at the Labor Club... Read More »

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Miners fall to Royals in opener

By Lethbridge Herald on July 25th, 2014

LETHBIRDGE HERALDThe Lethbridge Y’s Men Miners were hoping for a better fate, but the Fort Macleod Royals, in front of a home crowd at the Montana American Legion Northern District championship tournament, had other ideas.The Royals won 16-1 over the Miners at Fort Macleod’s Westwinds Stadium in the tournament’s opening round, meaning the Lethbridge side will ... Read More »

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Bulls close to clinching

By Lethbridge Herald on July 25th, 2014

Dale WoodardLethbridge Heraldsports@lethbridgeherald.comIn a wild, high-scoring affair, the Lethbridge Bulls have moved within one game of clinching the Western Major Baseball League West Division.The Bulls hosted the Yorkton Cardinals Thursday night at Spitz Stadium, posting a 21-8 win that improves the team to 28-13.On a... Read More »

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Giants held to two hits in second loss at Nationals

By Lethbridge Herald on July 24th, 2014

Dale WoodardLethbridge Heraldsports@lethbridgeherald.comAnother slow start and a loss of contact handed the Lethbridge Giants their second loss at the Junior Little League Nationals.The Giants were held to two hits as they faced the Alberta representative Medicine Hat Mavericks Wednesday night at Spitz Stadium in a 5-... Read More »

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Royals finding consistency

By Purcell, Dylan on July 24th, 2014

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Hearld sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Fort Macleod Royals have bid farewell to the up-and-down baseball that at times plaqued the team over the course of the American Legion season. As the Royals get set to host the Montana American Legion Northern Districts starting today until Sunday, they... Read More »

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A model of consistency — Lethbridge Y’s Men Miners have played solid baseball all season heading into Districts

By Purcell, Dylan on July 24th, 2014

 Dale WoodardLethbridge Heraldsports@lethbridgeherald.comThe Lethbridge Y’s Men Miners never had a portion of the American Legion baseball season where the team went on a winning tear.On the flipside of that, the Miners never had any extended losing skids, either.The Miners now look to take that tendancy for solid play that earned... Read More »

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