May 26th, 2017

Local Sports

PBA remains unbeaten at CCBC championship

By Woodard, Dale on May 12th, 2017

Lethbridge Herald The Prairie Baseball Academy has improved to 3-0 at the Canadian College Baseball Conference Championship. The PBA plated some early runs on their way to an 11-3 win over the Thompson Rivers University WolfPack during Day 2 action Thursday in Kelowna. Lethbridge hammered out a 5-0 lead after two innings before the WolfPack ... Read More »

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Dawgs open with pair of victories

By Jensen, Randy on May 11th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Prairie Baseball Academy is off to a 2-0 start at the Canadian College Baseball Conference championship in Kelowna. The PBA began Wednesday with an 11-0 blanking of the University of Calgary Dinos and finished the day with a 12-2 win over the Vancouver Island University Mariners. In their first ... Read More »

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RMTC welcomes race season

By Jensen, Randy on May 11th, 2017

Garry Allison Rocky Mountain Turf Club They’rrrre at the post! Well, at least they will be this Saturday and again Sunday, with post time both days 1:15 p.m., kicking off the Rocky Mountain Turf Club Spring Race Meet. “We definitely look forward to our spring season (which winds up July 2),” says RMTC CEO Max ... Read More »

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Outdoor sports rule the spring

By Submitted Article on May 10th, 2017

This week’s ‘High School Notebook’ column by Dave Wells With the Alberta Schools Athletic Association High School Badminton Championships now in the history books, the remaining 2016-17 high school athletic events are all outdoor-based. And there is certainly is a wide variety to choose from. – – Both the Southern Alberta High School Baseball League ... Read More »

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Myers slips past Churchill

By Jensen, Randy on May 10th, 2017

LETHBRIDGE HERALD A try with four minutes remaining lifted Taber W.R. Myers Rebels to a 19-12 victory over the Winston Churchill Griffins in Southern Alberta High School Rugby League girls’ play on Tuesday. Millay Johnson led the Rebels with a pair of tries and Jenna Yonker had a single try. Natalie Hoyt chipped in with ... Read More »

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A chilly, but fun day on the links

By Woodard, Dale on May 9th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com It was going to take more than a little cold and rain to diminish Mason Harder’s day on the golf course. That attitude paid off in spades Sunday and now the 16-year-old Lethbridge golfer has a hometown tournament win to show for it. Harder carded a score of 72 during ... Read More »

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Kangogo tops the field at the Vancouver Marathon

By Woodard, Dale on May 9th, 2017

Kangogo tops the field at the Vancouver Marathon Lethbridge Herald Lethbridge’s Kip Kangogo ran his way to a top spot finish at the Vancouver Marathon. The Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference Hall of Fame inductee with the Lethbridge Kodiaks crossed the line with a time of 1:06:08 in the half marathon to take first place at ... Read More »

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Celebrating athletes?

By Woodard, Dale on May 9th, 2017

A ‘Good Sport’ column by Dylan Purcell Great job by the Lethbridge Hurricanes and the City of Lethbridge on presenting former Canes captain Tyler Wong with a key to the city. I’ve detailed my respect for Wong many times in this column and given the fervour of council’s admiration for him, I can’t wait to ... Read More »

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Kicking in for KidSport

By Woodard, Dale on May 8th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com For the past 20 years, it’s been an event that has allowed Legacy Tae Kwon Do to get their kicks for a good cause. On Saturday and Sunday at the 1st Choice Savings Centre at the University of Lethbridge, the Legacy Tae Kwon Do International Charity Tournament for KidSport celebrated ... Read More »

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MJT Ford Series/Alberta Season Opener hits Paradise Canyon

By Woodard, Dale on May 8th, 2017

Paradise Canyon hosts Maple Leaf tour stop Lethbridge Herald The Maple Leaf Junior Tour MJT Ford Series/Alberta Season Opener teed off last weekend at the Paradise Canyon Golf Resort. The two-day event started Saturday and wrapped up under some chilly, wet conditions Sunday. See Tuesday’s Herald for an event wrapup... Read More »

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LRC wins home opener

By Woodard, Dale on May 7th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Home sweet home, indeed. The Lethbridge Rugby Club men’s Division II team kicked off its Calgary Rugby Union season on a winning note, defeating the Red Deer Titans 25-5 Saturday afternoon at the Lethbridge Rugby Club. The sky opened up for a torrent of rain and a bit of thunder ... Read More »

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