February 23rd, 2018

Local Sports

Canes look to bounce back against Wheaties

By Woodard, Dale on February 23rd, 2018

Lethbridge Herald After a humbling loss, the Lethbridge Hurricanes look to rebound tonight. Playing their second of three games in a row at home, the Hurricanes host the Brandon Wheat Kings in Western Hockey League action tonight at 7 at the Enmax Centre. The Canes head into tonight’s game coming off lopsided 8-2 loss to ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

2018 inductees for Lethbridge Sports Hall announced

By Woodard, Dale on February 23rd, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The sport of volleyball has taken Steve Wilson across the globe. It’s also allowed him to make his mark at home. Wilson, who has been a fixture on the volleyball scene in southern Alberta for more than 40 years as a player, coach and mentor, was one of four people ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Gibb makes case for defence

By Woodard, Dale on February 23rd, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Colton Gibb has gone on the defensive. And the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s basketball team has been the beneficiary. The Horns are in Edmonton tonight for Game 1 of the best-of-three Canada West semifinal series against the Canada West top-seeded Alberta Golden Bears. As the Pronghorns venture into their ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Kodiaks hit the road

By Woodard, Dale on February 23rd, 2018

Lethbridge The Lethbridge College Kodiaks men’s and women’s basketball teams wrap up their Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference seasons on the road this weekend. Riding a four-game winning streak and sitting in fourth in the ACAC South Division, the 11-8 Kodiaks men can possibly move up to fourth as they take on the winless Clippers (0-19). ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Raiders crush Canes

By Lethbridge Herald on February 22nd, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com It took the Prince Albert Raiders 16 seconds to get on the scoreboard against the Lethbridge Hurricanes. For the hosts, it only went downhill from there as the Raiders enjoyed a stats night en route to an 8-2 win over the Hurricanes in Western Hockey League action Wednesday night at ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Dates, info set for Hockey Alberta spring programs

By Lethbridge Herald on February 22nd, 2018

A ‘Hockey Talk’ column by Matt Weninger We are almost through February. Golf season is right around the corner (hopefully). Incredible the lack of chinooks we have seen this winter, I am not used to seeing the snow build up so much here in southern Alberta. Last week I threw a teaser out regarding Hockey ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Kodiaks ready for their moment

By Woodard, Dale on February 22nd, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Laura Serafini has put in the time. Now, for the veteran four-year middle for the Lethbridge College Kodiaks women’s volleyball team, it’s her time. Following a 14-10 Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference regular season that earned them third place in the South Division, the Kodiaks are off to the post season ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Horns’ Overwater rewarded for efforts

By Jensen, Randy on February 22nd, 2018

LETHBRIDGE HERALD Zac Overwater’s double-double men’s basketball playoff series has earned him a double honour. Overwater, a fourth-year forward, recorded back-to-back double-doubles to lead the University of Lethbridge Pronghorn men’s basketball team to a place they have not seen in 18 years – a trip to the Canada West semifinals. He was named Two Guys ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Kodiaks hang tough

By Woodard, Dale on February 22nd, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Welcome to the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference men’s volleyball South Division, where taking a night off simply isn’t an option. Fresh off their 16-8 regular season, the Lethbridge College Kodiaks are headed back to provincials for the seventh time in nine seasons. However, despite their rock-solid regular season under the ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Bellerive earns WHL honours

By Jensen, Randy on February 21st, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Hurricanes completed the hat trick as far as the Western Hockey League Player of the Week award is concerned. On Tuesday, the WHL announced Canes forward Jordy Bellerive had been named the WHL Player of the Week, making the captain the third Hurricane this season to win the award following Calen ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Numerous games to end regular season

By Woodard, Dale on February 21st, 2018

This week’s ‘High School Notebook’ column by Dave Wells Does 70 hoop games in the next 11 days sound like a loaded buffet of action? It sure does to me. And that’s exactly the number of tilts left on the associated Southern Alberta Girls and 4A Boys High School Basketball Leagues’ 2017-18 regular season slates, ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!