May 26th, 2017

Local Sports

Craig stepping down as Canes assistant coach

By Woodard, Dale on May 20th, 2017

Lethbridge Herald After four seasons behind the bench in the Western Hockey League, Mike Craig is stepping away. The Lethbridge Hurricanes announced Friday assistant coach Craig will not return for the 2017-18 season to pursue other opportunities. Craig, 45, spent four seasons as an assistant coach with the Canes. Hired in August 2013, he first ... Read More »

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Miners digging prospects

By Woodard, Dale on May 20th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com So how many Lethbridge Miners prospects are taking the field this weekend? So many that as the 18th annual Ron Matthews Memorial Tournament hits the field today at Spitz Stadium, those in attendance to check out the three-day tournament which will wrap up Sunday can check out out not one, ... Read More »

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Wolves sign Wong

By Lethbridge Herald on May 19th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com After an illustrious five-year junior hockey career in Lethbridge, Tyler Wong is moving up to the pro ranks. On Thursday, the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League the signing of the Lethbridge Hurricanes captain to a contract for the 2017-18 season. The announcement comes a little over two weeks ... Read More »

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Horns add experience, depth

By Lethbridge Herald on May 19th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The already-deep University of the Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s basketball team just got deeper. The Horns announced seven new recruits Thursday afternoon at the University of Lethbridge. Six of those seven recruits were on hand to put pen to paper at the announcement as the Horns not only shopped locally, but ... Read More »

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Hawks girls take flight in win over Medicine Hat

By Lethbridge Herald on May 19th, 2017

LETHBRIDGE HERALD Vulcan County Central Hawks rolled to a 75-12 victory over Medicine Hat Crescent Heights in Southern Alberta High School Rugby League girls’ play on Thursday. Hawks received four tries each from Lexi Saulnier and Emily Slocombe while Jasmyn Lourens added three tries. Cora Puzey and Macey Pearson each had a try in the ... Read More »

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Team Lethbridge looking for athletes

By Lethbridge Herald on May 19th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com There’s still time to get on board for Team Lethbridge. With the Southern Alberta Summer Games coming to Brooks July 5-8, local athletes still have a little over two weeks to sign up and represent the city at the four-day event. “Our registration deadline for the City of Lethbridge is ... Read More »

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Keeping active while camping

By Lethbridge Herald on May 19th, 2017

A column from Tanya Whipple, Lethbridge Sport Council Camping means different things to different people but whether you lay your head under the stars, in a tent or in an RV, the best parts of camping are the other common denominators.  Campfires, camping food, relaxation and time spent in the great outdoors. Without the distractions ... Read More »

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Kisio named assistant for Ivan Hlinka tourney

By Lethbridge Herald on May 19th, 2017

Lethbridge Lethbridge Hurricanes head coach Brent Kisio will have an extra job this summer. Hockey Canada announced Thursday that Kisio has been named as an assistant coach for Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 team that will compete at the 2017 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup. Kisio as the head coach of Team Canada White at the ... Read More »

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‘The Headline’ gets shot at champ

By Schnarr, J.W. on May 18th, 2017

J.W. Schnarr Lethbridge Herald jwschnarr@lethbridgeherald.com It didn’t take long for new PPW star “The Headline” Shaun Martens to live up to his name. Martens has been chasing “The Tattooed Terminator” Massive Damage through the Alberta pro wrestling circuit for a few years, and last month at Pure Power Wrestling’s Anniversary Extravaganza VI he finally got ... Read More »

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Track and field, baseball action featured

By Submitted Article on May 17th, 2017

This week’s ‘High School Notebook’ column by Dave Wells With the Victoria Day celebration upcoming I see little high school athletic activity slated for the coming weekend. However, there are a number of major events in Lethbridge during the lead-in weekdays. – – The Lethbridge & District High School Baseball League playoffs are on this ... Read More »

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Horns’ supporter Connolly gets well-deserved recognition

By Lethbridge Herald on May 16th, 2017

A ‘Good Sport’ column by Dylan Purcell I saw Dennis Connolly first at Nicholas Sheran Arena. He was a bit overdressed for a University of Lethbridge Pronghorn women’s hockey game. He sat for a period, then stood for two. I met Connolly at a banquet. Back in the day, raising money was a priority for ... Read More »

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