June 25th, 2017

Local Sports

Bulls rebound against the Red Sox

By Lethbridge Herald on June 11th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com As quickly as they were removed from the win column, the Lethbridge Bulls returned there Saturday night. The Bulls edged the Regina Red Sox 2-1 during Western Major Baseball League Saturday night at Spitz Stadium as Nolan Handley went yard in the sixth inning on a solo homer that proved ... Read More »

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Riders tie Bombers 25-25

By Woodard, Dale on June 11th, 2017

REGINA Quinn Van Gylswyk kicked a 37-yard field goal with three seconds remaining – his fourth field goal of the game – to help the Saskatchewan Roughriders earn a 25-25 tie with the Winnipeg Blue Bombers Saturday in CFL pre-season action. Duron Carter scored the first touchdown at the new Mosaic Stadium, but it was ... Read More »

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Corrupting NHL hockey

By Submitted Article on June 11th, 2017

Al Barnhill “Hockey is Canada’s national game … and the NHL is taking it down the toilet,” growled one long-time player and spectator. He was among a group of oldtimer players discussing the decline of play in the Stanley Cup playoffs. Many of the other comments could not be printed in a family newspaper. Most ... Read More »

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Transition for Steacy

By Woodard, Dale on June 11th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com After winning an Olympic bronze medal, quitting cold turkey wasn’t going to work for Ashley Steacy. But now, nearly one year removed from the bronze medal she won with the Canadian Rugby 7s women’s team at the 2016 Summer Games in Rio, the former University of Lethbridge Pronghorn star has ... Read More »

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South strikes gold at rugby provincials

By Woodard, Dale on June 11th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Three Alberta Schools Athletic Association high school rugby provincial gold medals are coming back to southern Alberta. The ASAA Tier I, Tier II and and Tier III rugby provincials wrapped up around the province with one local girls team taking a gold medal in each Tier. In the Tier I ... Read More »

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Rain washes away Bulls-Mavs game

By Woodard, Dale on June 9th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge Bulls and Medicine Hat Mavericks got in an inning-and-half of baseball Thursday night before Mother Nature intervened with a vengeance. In a rematch of Monday’s win in Medcine Hat, the Bulls played host to the Mavericks in Western Major Baseball League action at Spitz Stadium. But after Medicine ... Read More »

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Big weekend at Rocky Mountain Turf Club

By Woodard, Dale on June 9th, 2017

Rocky Mountain Turf Club Tonight kicks off a huge weekend of horse racing at the Rocky Mountain Turf Club. All together there are 22 live races, with six tonight, post time 6 p.m. – and eight each day, Saturday and Sunday, post time 1:15 p.m. In addition to live racing, the third leg of the ... Read More »

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Henderson Lake Golf Club celebrating centennial

By Woodard, Dale on June 9th, 2017

In 1930, a proposal by the Lethbridge Golf Club to expand the layout by another 30 acres was presented to the Lethbridge City Council. This additional land would allow the course to be developed into a full 18 holes. Alderman W.S. Galbraith was a strong supporter of the golf club as he felt that the ... Read More »

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Elks swept in doubleheader

By Jensen, Randy on June 8th, 2017

LETHBRIDGE HERALD Lethbridge Elks were handed a doubleheader loss by the Billings Royals in Montana American Legion AA baseball action Wednesday night at Spitz Stadium. Elks were defeated 2-0 in the opener with Kale Penner taking the loss on the mound. In the second game, Elks fell 10-2 to the Royals as Lukas Ankermann was ... Read More »

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Bulls remain unbeaten on season

By Jensen, Randy on June 8th, 2017

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com In the battle between undefeated division leaders, the Lethbridge Bulls prevailed. The Bulls doubled the Swift Current 57s 4-2 in Western Major Baseball League play Wednesday night in Swift Current. With the win, the Bulls not only improve to 6-0 on the season to remain atop the Western Division, but ... Read More »

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Flames give back to first-timers

By Jensen, Randy on June 8th, 2017

This Stanley Cup final has me wishing I could spend a few days in Nashville. While I can’t say I was much of a Predators fan a few months ago, it has been fun to watch that city have a fun time every time the Predators hit the ice. As much as I do like ... Read More »

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