July 3rd, 2015

Area Sports

Alberta junior boys golf championship — Harrison wins boys title

By Lethbridge Herald on July 3rd, 2015

LETHBRIDGE HERALDAndrew Harrison continued to attack Henderson Lake Golf Club, and it proved to be an effective strategy as he won the Alberta Junior boys golf championship on Thursday. Harrison, 18, led from the start, putting up a final-round 68 and winning by 13 strokes. Harrison was the only compeitior to finish all four rounds at ... Read More »

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It’s hard to judge a coach on performance alone

By Purcell, Dylan on July 3rd, 2015

In 2011, the Canadian Women’s Senior National Soccer team suffered a demoralizing and embarrassing last-place finish at the FIFA World Cup. This was only eight years removed from Canada’s best performance on the World Cup stage, having finished fourth at the 2003 event. The team was... Read More »

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Fireworks start early — Bulls end rally in dramatic fashion to sweep doubleheader

By Lethbridge Herald on July 2nd, 2015

Nick KuhlLethbridge Heraldnkuhl@lethbridgeherald.comTrace Hansen had the intention, as well as the right moment, to steal third base.The game was tied 5-5 in the bottom of the ninth. It was game one of a Canada Day doubleheader at home against Swift Current.“I got a... Read More »

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Canes add import picks

By Kuhl, Nick on July 2nd, 2015

Lethbridge Herald Egor and Igor. One is Russian, one is Ukrainian. Both, however, were selected by the the Lethbridge Hurricanes in the 2015 CHL Import Draft on Tuesday. Egor Babenko, a 1997-born forward, was the fifth overall pick, and Igor Merezhko, a 1998-born defenceman, was selected 65th... Read More »

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Rutherford wins Alberta girls title

By Kuhl, Nick on July 2nd, 2015

Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald nkuhl@lethbridgeherald.com Consistency across three rounds of golf led Katy Rutherford to a provincial title, as she won the 2015 Alberta Junior and Juvenile Girls Championship Wednesday at Henderson Golf Club. The 16-year-old from Calgary’s Alberta Public Players Club shot a one-over 72 each day... Read More »

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Henderson heats up with junior golf championship

By Lethbridge Herald on June 30th, 2015

Dylan PurcellLETHBRIDGE HERALDsports@lethbridgeherald.comAndrew Harrison of Camrose Golf Club is the first-round leader after a hot, overcast day at the Alberta Junior Boys Golf Championship at Henderson Lake Golf Club on Monday. Harrison leads the junior boys at three-under par after carding a 67. He was... Read More »

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Alberta’s best young golfers at Henderson today for Alberta Junior and Juvenile Championship

By Lethbridge Herald on June 29th, 2015

LETHBRIDGE HERALDThe best U19 and U17 golfers in the province tee off at Henderson Lake Golf Club this morning at the Alberta Junior and Juvenile Championship.The event is a 54-hole tournament for the girls and 72 holes for the boys and begins at 7 a.m. today at Henderson. “The Junior Championships involve a massive effort ... Read More »

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Bulls start new streak — Lethbridge tops Melville 9-1

By Lethbridge Herald on June 29th, 2015

Dylan PurcellLETHBRIDGE HERALDsports@lethbridgeherald.comThe Lethbridge Bulls are not on a 10-game winning streak.    A 9-1 win over the Melville Millionaires Sunday afternoon at Spitz Stadium gave the Bulls their ninth win in 10 Western Major Baseball League games — one win in a row... Read More »

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Co-Ed World Series comes to Softball Valley

By Lethbridge Herald on June 26th, 2015

Dylan PurcellLETHBRIDGE HERALDsports@lethbridgeherald.comSoftball Valley is in demand, and the complex is hosting the NSA Co-Ed World Series from July 31-Aug. 2.The event features as many as 160 softball teams from across Canada and will involve diamonds at Dave Elton and at the Coaldale Quads as... Read More »

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Pan Am bound

By Kuhl, Nick on June 25th, 2015

LETHBRIDGE Here’s a quick glance at the athletes either originally from the city of Lethbridge or the region, or who have spent significant time training and competing in the area, headed to the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto from July 10 to 26: – Shane Dawson (PBA),... Read More »

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Canes open regular season on Sept. 25

By Kuhl, Nick on June 25th, 2015

Lethbridge Herald It’s still more than three months until opening night. But fans of the Lethbridge Hurricanes can make plans, as, in conjunction with the WHL, the club released on Wednesday its full 2015-16 regular season schedule. Canes will open the 72-game season at home at the... Read More »

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