January 18th, 2017

Local Sports

Pronghorns looking for continued growth

By Lethbridge Herald on January 13th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The growth process continues for the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns women’s basketball team. Fresh off their first sweep of the season last weekend, the Pronghorns look to make it three in a row against the defending Canada West champs as the Unversity of Saskatchewan Huskies come calling to the 1st ... Read More »

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Horns ice home-and-home series

By Lethbridge Herald on January 13th, 2017

Lethbridge Herald The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns women’s hockey team continues to battle for their playoff lives, while the Horns men look to get back on the winning track. The Pronghorns face off in another home-and-home series this weekend as the teams face the Mount Royal University Cougars tonight and Saturday. Following a 1-1 split ... Read More »

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Ladies Bonspiel at Coaldale Granite Club

By Woodard, Dale on January 13th, 2017

Lethbridge The Coaldale Granite Club is hosting its Ladies Bonspiel this weekend. The two-day event kicks off tonight with registration at 6:30 and curling beginning at 7. Saturday’s play starts at 10 a.m. and runs into the afternoon. Eight ladies teams are slated to take part in this year’s bonspiel... Read More »

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Sledge hockey taking hold locally

By Woodard, Dale on January 13th, 2017

Lethbridge Sport Council All through 2017, the Lethbridge Sport Council will be working together with local sport organizations to provide opportunities for participants to try new sports, as part of Lethbridge 2017: Get Active Through Sport, a year-long celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation. This sport opportunity is called “52 in 52.” Canada’s national ... Read More »

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Kodiaks return to the court

By Woodard, Dale on January 13th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge College Kodiaks men’s and women’s basketball teams are ready to charge into the second half of the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference season. That runs starts tonight as the Kodiaks host the Ambrose Lions at the Val Matteotti Gymnasium before completing the home-and-home series Saturday night in Calgary. Following ... Read More »

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Pandas win at home over Coyotes

By Woodard, Dale on January 12th, 2017

Lethbridge Herald The Magrath Pandas posted their second win of the year during Southern Alberta High School Basketball League play Wednesday night. Lauren Payne hit for 22 points as the Pandas defeated the Chinook Coyotes in Magrath. Magrath held a 25-22 lead at the half and are now 2-1 on the season. Jenna Taylor also ... Read More »

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Being and Building Leaders Workshops coming in two weeks

By Woodard, Dale on January 12th, 2017

Welcome to the dog days of January. The weather has been cold, the snow has been immense and Christmas is in the rearview mirror. Looking forward, the hockey playoffs seem so far away and golf season seems even further. What do we do now? Stay motivated, stay positive and enjoy each day of hockey because, ... Read More »

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Horns name AOW

By Woodard, Dale on January 12th, 2017

Lethbridge Herald The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns have named its Two Guys and a Pizza Place Pronghorn Athletes of the Week. Basketball took place last weekend as Jessica Bachynski of the Horns women’s basketball team and Dejon Burdeaux of the men’s squad were named the Female and Male Athletes of the Week. In her rookie ... Read More »

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New Canes contribute

By Woodard, Dale on January 12th, 2017

Lethbridge Herald The newest additions to the Lethbridge Hurricanes didn’t take long to make their mark. The Hurricanes defeated the Edmonton Oil Kings 7-4 during Western Hockey League action Wednesday night in Edmonton. And the Canes trade deadline acquisitions wasted little time jumping onto the scoresheet as Zak Zborosky scored 1:06 into the game on ... Read More »

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Minor Midget Hurricanes grab three points

By Woodard, Dale on January 12th, 2017

Lethbridge The Lethbridge Headwater minor midget AAA Hurricanes came away with three of four points last weekend. The Canes doubled up the Cochrane AC Avalanche 4-2 in Cochrane Saturday and battled to a 5-5 tie with the Calgary NWCAA Bruins on Sunday. The 1-0-1 weekend improves the Hurricanes to 17-1-5, good for first place in ... Read More »

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Canes to recall Memorial Cup run

By Woodard, Dale on January 12th, 2017

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Hurricanes hockey club will take an evening for a stroll down memory lane. The club announced their 11th annual Celebrity Dinner, slated to take place Feb. 3 at the Coast Hotel and Conference Centre. The night will celebrate the 20th anniversary of the 1996-1997 Championship Hurricanes who won the franchise’s first ... Read More »

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