January 29th, 2015

Area Sports

High School Notebook: Net worth in various endeavours the bottom line

By Lethbridge Herald on January 28th, 2015

By Dave Wells Despite our recent remarkable meteorological conditions there’s still no beach volleyball to tie to the local high school scene this week. However, a number of other sports where nets are a prime ingredient are in the forecast. • • • Taber W.R. Myers is the proud host of the... Read More »

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Steel hosting information sessions

By Lethbridge Herald on January 28th, 2015

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge Steel women’s football team are getting ready for another season on the gridiron in the Western Women’s Canadian Football League. With indoor training sessions next month, the Steel will be holding new player information meetings Saturday from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at... Read More »

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McDonald getting his chance

By Lethbridge Herald on January 28th, 2015

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com As he pursues his hockey career, Kody McDonald has taken his game north. But on Saturday night, the product of Lethbridge was able to return to his southern Alberta roots as McDonald and his Prince George Cougars team paid a visit to the Enmax Centre... Read More »

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Female bantam Hurricanes still unbeaten

By Purcell, Dylan on January 28th, 2015

Lethbridge Bantam The Lethbridge Lakeview Dental female bantam Hurricanes remain undefeated on the season. The Hurricanes posted a 3-0 weekend to improve to 11-0-1. In a double-header against the Brooks Prairie Thunder Storm on Saturday, the Hurricanes posted wins of 4-1 and 4-2 and wrapped up the weekend... Read More »

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Tuesday’s Good Sport column — Caution: Column may contain nuts

By Lethbridge Herald on January 27th, 2015

By Dylan Purcell Hey, buddy. You, reading this column. Yeah, you. Do me a favour, make like Marshawn Lynch and grab your junk. So, anyone left reading this? Too bad, because this column is going to be the only worthwhile story about balls a sports reporter will write during Super... Read More »

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LFC earns awards

By Purcell, Dylan on January 27th, 2015

Dylan Purcell LETHBRIDGE HERALD sports@lethbridgeherald.com Lethbridge FC goalkeeper Colin Pattison was named MVP for the Alberta Major Soccer League, the team accepted its trophy as champions and the talismanic Marcus Karpati was honoured again. Karpati, who died on Nov. 23 after a long battle with cancer, received the... Read More »

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Celebrating baseball

By Purcell, Dylan on January 22nd, 2015

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Who says it’s too early in the year to have a baseball-laden weekend? The Prairie Baseball Academy and Little League Alberta are going to team up this weekend for the Celebration of Baseball and Awards Banquet Saturday at the Lethbridge Lodge. In addition... Read More »

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Eagles win on the road

By Purcell, Dylan on January 22nd, 2015

Picture Butte The Immanuel Christian Eagles varsity boys basketball team earned a win in Picture Butte during Deep South Basketball Conference last Thursday. The Eagles held a 37-29 lead at halftime on their way to an 80-72 win. Brendan Degner led the Eagles with 23 points, while Mike... Read More »

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Copperheads clinch first place

By Purcell, Dylan on January 22nd, 2015

LETHBRIDGE HERALD – Coaldale After setting a franchise record for wins in a seasons, the Coaldale Copperheads have another accomplishment. The Copperheads posted a pair of home ice wins at the Coaldale Sportsplex – over the Cochrane Generals Saturday and the High River Flyers Sunday – to clinch... Read More »

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Minor midget Hurricanes on a winning streak

By Purcell, Dylan on January 22nd, 2015

Lethbridge herald Midget The Lethbridge Headwater Equipment midget minor Hurricanes are on a three-game winning streak. The Hurricanes defeated the SEAC Tigers 4-1 last Wednesday before beating the CBHA Blackhawks 5-4 Saturday in Calgary and the Red Deer Aero Chiefs 2-1 Sunday at Nicholas Sheran Arena. In the... Read More »

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