April 20th, 2018

Local Sports

Perish keeps Pure Power Wrestling Heavyweight title hopes alive

By Schnarr, J.W. on March 30th, 2018

J.W. Schnarr Lethbridge Herald jwschnarr@lethbridgeherald.com It took three referees and two match restarts, but in the end, Chris Perish found a way to hold on to his shot at the Pure Power Wrestling Heavyweight title. The Perish versus Cyanide final at Pure Power Wrestling’s “Winner Takes All” match on Saturday was a textbook example of ... Read More »

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Rebels force Game 5

By Lethbridge Herald on March 29th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald — Red Deer sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge Hurricanes missed a chance for the sweep and the Red Deer Rebels will play another day. The Rebels downed the Canes 5-2 in Game 4 of the teams’ Western Hockey League opening-round series Wednesday at the Enmax Centrium in Red Deer. With the win the ... Read More »

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Midget teams aiming for provincial sweep

By Jensen, Randy on March 29th, 2018

Help support Brock Hirsche, a man displaying true courage and leadership Happy Easter everyone! Maybe one day soon the weather will co-operate and make it feel like spring. Maybe the weather is staying cold to allow for hockey season to continue. Based on the performances of many of our local teams, golf season was the ... Read More »

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Lethbridge judoka wins bronze at European Cup

By Jensen, Randy on March 29th, 2018

LETHBRIDGE HERALD Junior Canadian judokas had a good day at the European Cup in Sarajevo, in Bosnia and Herzegovina on Tuesday. Fighting in the -52 kg category, Marie Besson won the gold medal. In the -48 kg category, Virginia Nemeth of the Lethbridge Kyodokan Judo Club won the bronze. “Virginia had a good day with ... Read More »

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Local skaters earn medals

By Jensen, Randy on March 28th, 2018

LETHBRIDGE HERALD The Lethbridge Skating Club captured six medals, including five gold and one bronze, at the Alberta, N.W.T.-Nunavut StarSkate Championships held last weekend in Spruce Grove. Moriah Van’t Land won gold in Special Olympics Level 1 while Brooklyn Watmough won gold in Star 10 and bronze in Ladies Silver Interpretive. Shayleen Mann struck gold ... Read More »

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Locals named to Alta. Cup

By Yoos, Cam on March 28th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald Nine players and one coach from Lethbridge and area will take part in the 2018 Alberta Cup. Hockey Alberta announced its rosters Tuesday for the eight teams that will compete in this year’s Alberta Cup running April 25-29 in Spruce Grove. Eight teams will lace up in the annual tournament, including two from ... Read More »

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Copperheads drop league final, open play in provincials on Thursday

By Yoos, Cam on March 28th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Coaldale Copperheads fell one game short of the Heritage Junior Hockey League title, but their season isn’t done yet. The Copperheads were defeated 4-2 by the Red Deer Vipers during the third-and-deciding game of the Heritage Junior Hockey League championship Sunday night in Red Deer as the Vipers repeated as champions. However, ... Read More »

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Spring sports ready to bloom

By Submitted Article on March 28th, 2018

This week’s ‘High School Notebook’ column by Dave Wells School is in this week for the vast majority of students, with Easter holidays quickly upon us. However, from what I can gather most schools in the rest of Alberta are currently on Spring Break. All in all, it makes for a fortnight with very little ... Read More »

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Morrison earns CHL honour for weekend effort

By Jensen, Randy on March 28th, 2018

LETHBRIDGE HERALD – TORONTO The Canadian Hockey League announced Tuesday that Brad Morrison of the Lethbridge Hurricanes is the CHL Player of the Week for the first week of playoff action ending March 25 after recording eight points in two games including three goals and five assists with a plus-minus rating of plus-4. Morrison delivered ... Read More »

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Canes win in OT for 3-0 lead

By Jensen, Randy on March 28th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald – red deer sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge Hurricanes have the Red Deer Rebels on the ropes. Hurricanes defenceman Calen Addison scored 38 seconds into overtime as the Canes edged the Rebels 5-4 in Game 3 of the teams’ best-of-seven opening-round Western Hockey League playoff series Tuesday night at the Enmax Centrium . ... Read More »

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Morrison earns WHL honours

By Woodard, Dale on March 27th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald Helping the Lethbridge Hurricanes to a quick 2-0 series lead landed overage forward Brad Morrison the Western Hockey League On the Run Player of the Week honour. Morrison tallied three goals and five assists in two games as the Canes downed the Red Deer Rebels 6-0 in Game 1 and 8-3 in Game ... Read More »

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