May 22nd, 2015

Area Sports

LCI, Raymond earn berths to league final

By Kuhl, Nick on May 21st, 2015

Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald nkuhl@lethbridgeherald.com The final is set, and the league will have a new champion for 2015. Following semifinal wins on Wednesday, the Raymond Comets and the LCI Rams are set to square off Friday for this season’s Lethbridge Regional High School Baseball League postseason title... Read More »

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Canes ink new, young prospect

By Kuhl, Nick on May 21st, 2015

Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald nkuhl@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge Hurricanes have another piece of the future locked up. Prospect Tyler Strath, who was selected 59th overall in the 2015 WHL Bantam Draft, has signed a Standard Player Agreement with the local club, the team announced Wednesday. Strath, who will turn... Read More »

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baseball’s’good old days’

By Kuhl, Nick on May 20th, 2015

Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald – Champion nkuhl@lethbridgeherald.com For 22 seasons, Sev Pasolli wore No. 7 for the Champion Red Sox. The men’s baseball team was in operation from 1946 to 1967 in the village of about 400 people, 75 kilometres north of Lethbridge. “It was the first time... Read More »

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Baseball leads off high school post-season action

By Submitted Article on May 20th, 2015

The end is near. No need for alarm, I’m simply referring to the end of the 2014-15 local high school athletic campaign. – – In fact, I see the Lethbridge Regional High School Baseball League post-season goes this week, with semifinals today (teams unknown as I write... Read More »

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Tuesday’s Good Sport column: Watson, ‘Canes get what they deserve in deal

By Lethbridge Herald on May 19th, 2015

By Dylan PurcellWell, it’s Peter Anholt’s team now, and you might as well to get used to it. As a shareholders’ don’t-sell vote approaches for the Lethbridge Hurricanes, Anholt continues to adjust his lineup, making this his team from the captain on down. This prompts fans... Read More »

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BOWLED OVER — Football Alberta Bantam Bowl held Monday at U of L

By Lethbridge Herald on May 19th, 2015

Dylan PurcellLETHBRIDGE HERALDsports@lethbridgeherald.comThere were more southern Alberta players than ever before at this season’s Football Alberta Bantam Bowl. And for what it’s worth, the 31-13 win by Team South over Team North was also the largest margin of victory ever. Whether you believe in coincidence or... Read More »

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American Legion baseball tournament starts today

By Lethbridge Herald on May 15th, 2015

LETHBRIDGEThe Lethbridge-Montana American Legion baseball season is set to begin, and the Y’s Men Miners will throw out their first pitch this weekend as part of the Ron Matthews Memorial tournament at Spitz Stadium.Games begin today at 2 p.m. with the Vauxhall Spurs and Strathmore Reds. The Reds are up again in the late afternoon, ... Read More »

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League honour caps Weersink’s season

By Kuhl, Nick on May 14th, 2015

Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald nkuhl@lethbridgeherald.com Having the lowest goals-against means you have a strong goalie. But that goalie, despite winning the Bill Ranford Award as the league’s top goaltender for the Alberta Midget Hockey League’s 2014-15 season, naturally immediately thanked the team in front of him. In this... Read More »

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Churchill hosting spring football camp

By Lethbridge Herald on May 13th, 2015

LETHBRIDGEIt’s only May, but those at Winston Churchill already have football on their mind.The Bulldogs will host a spring football camp at the Winston Churchill field on May 26-28, from 6 to 8 p.m. each evening.The camp is for boys and girls, from ages nine to 15 in the atom, peewee and bantam divisions. It ... Read More »

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National volleyball team members to visit Blood Reserve

By Lethbridge Herald on May 13th, 2015

BLOOD RESERVETwo members of Canada’s national volleyball teams will be welcomed at the Tatsikiisaapo’p Middle School and Kainai High School for a pair of engagements with students on the Blood Reserve today.Dallas Soonias, with the men’s national team, and Jaimie Thibeault of the women’s program, will speak with students and demonstrate their skills at the ... Read More »

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Sports performance expert to speak tonight

By Lethbridge Herald on May 13th, 2015

Lethbridge HeraldA noted expert in the field of talent development, who currently works for Major League Baseball International as a strength and conditioning consultant, will share his experiences and knowledge with a Lethbridge a crowd tonight.During the first Winning Edge Seminar of 2015, hosted by the Alberta Sport Development Centre (ASDC) Southwest, Jeff Krushell will ... Read More »

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