February 26th, 2017

Sports

Local Sports

  • Hurricanes hang on for win

    Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com A quick start ultimately proved key for the Lethbridge Hurricanes. The Hurricanes kicked off a five-game road swing with a 5-3 win over the Kootenay Ice during Western Hockey League action Saturday night in Cranbrook. Lethbridge jumped out to a 4-0 lead heading into the first intermission for a lead [...] Read More »

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  • Millman wins two awards

    Millman wins two awards Lethbridge A member of the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns track and field team won a pair of awards at the Canada West Track Field Championships in Regina. Pronghorns weight throw and shot put athlete Peter Millman earned a community service award and the men’s Field Athlete of the Year honour. Millman [...] Read More »

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  • Kodiaks are undefeated… again

    Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com So how does 21-0 sound? If you’re a member of the Lethbridge College Kodiaks women’s basketball team, it doesn’t sound too shabby and it’s a mark the team hit following a 99-57 over the Briercrest Clippers during Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference action Saturday afternoon at the Val Matteotti Gymnasium. With [...] Read More »

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  • Pronghorns basketball eliminated

    Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s basketball team fell short in their comeback bid against the Alberta Golden Bears. The Pronghorns were downed 107-84 by the Golden Bears during the Game 3 of the teams’ Canada West quarter-finals series Saturday night in Edmonton. With the win, the Golden Bears win [...] Read More »

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  • Clippers grab top seed

    Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The LCI Clippers girls basketball team clinched varsity title and the number-one seed In South Zone 4A Girls Championships Saturday afternoon. The Clippers – now 10-0 – had four players hit double digits as the team downed the Raymond Comets 62-46 during Division A Southern Alberta High School Basketball League [...] Read More »

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National Sports

  • Injured Milos Raonic withdraws, Sock wins Delray Beach Open

    DELRAY BEACH, Fla. – Top-seeded Milos Raonic has withdrawn from the Delray Beach Open final because of a hamstring injury, giving the title to Jack Sock. Raonic pulled out Sunday. The 26-year-old Canadian, the fourth-ranked player in the world, slightly tore his right hamstring Saturday night in his semifinal victory over Juan Martin del Potro. [...] Read More »

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  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s double wins League Cup for Man United

    LONDON – Zlatan Ibrahimovic powered in a late header to win the League Cup for Manchester United on Sunday, sealing a 3-2 victory over Southampton after a two-goal lead was thrown away by Jose Mourinho’s side. It was Ibrahimovic’s second goal in the final after putting United ahead from a free kick, taking the 35-year-old [...] Read More »

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  • Canadian tennis star Raonic withdraws from Delray Beach final with injury

    DELRAY BEACH, Fla. – Canadian tennis star Milos Raonic has withdrawn from the final of the Delray Beach Open with an injury, according to the tournament’s Twitter account. Raonic, the tournament’s top seed, was to face American Jack Sock in the final. Sock wins the title in a walkover and will play Canada’s Jesse Levine [...] Read More »

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  • Under coach Marty Calder, Brock University wrestlers add to medal haul

    It was another banner weekend for Brock University’s juggernaut of a wrestling program. The Badgers dominated the U Sports championship meet, winning the women’s team title for the sixth year in row and the men for the fourth straight. Saturday’s victory at the University of Winnipeg’s Axworthy RecPlex was emphatic. On the women’s side, the [...] Read More »

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  • Muhammad Ali’s son asked, ‘Are you Muslim?’ by border agents

    Muhammad Ali’s son, who bears the boxing great’s name, was detained by immigration officials at a Florida airport and questioned about his ancestry and religion in what amounted to unconstitutional profiling, a family friend said Saturday. Ali Jr., 44, who confirmed his Muslim faith, was detained about two hours, despite telling officials that he’s Ali’s [...] Read More »

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