October 24th, 2020

Sports

Local Sports

  • Kodiaks name assistant coaching additions

    Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge College Kodiaks announced four new assistant coaches Friday. Rounding out the Kodiaks coachings are Andre Arsenault (men’s volleyball), Micaela Stone (soccer) and Nick Ontkean & Ricardo Quesada (cross country and indoor track) in time for the 2020-21 Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference season. Arsenault joins Kodiaks head coach Greg Gibos on the [...] Read More »

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  • WHL grants temporary player transfers

    Lethbridge The Western Hockey League announced Friday it has granted temporary transfers for WHL roster players to continue their development by playing competitive hockey at the Junior A, Junior B, and Under-18 levels. “This is an opportunity for WHL roster players to continue their development by playing hockey at a competitive level,” said WHL Commissioner [...] Read More »

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  • Canes add defenceman

    Canes add defenceman Lethbridge The Lethbridge Hurricanes Hockey Club have made a move on their blue-line. The Hurricanes announced Friday they had acquired 2001-born defenceman Zach Ashton from the Seattle Thunderbirds in exchange for a conditional seventh round draft pick in the 2021 Western Hockey League Bantam Draft. Ashton, 19, appeared in 41 games in [...] Read More »

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  • Golden Hawks winless to start season

    Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Val Matteotti U15AAA Golden Hawks posted a tie and a loss in their Alberta Elite Hockey League season openers last weekend. The Golden Hawks and the Medicine Hat South East Tigers played to a 3-3 tie Saturday afternoon at Nicholas Sheran Arena before the Tigers won the rematch 4-1 Sunday in [...] Read More »

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  • U18 Canes undefeated in first three games

    Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge U18AAA Hurricanes went undefeated in three games to kick off the season. The Canes posted a win and two ties against the Okotoks Bow Mark Oilers in a three-game set in Alberta Elite Hockey League play Thursday through Sunday. The Hurricanes and Oilers skated to a 3-3 tie Thursday night in [...] Read More »

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National Sports

  • Lewandowski hat trick helps Bayern rout Frankfurt 5-0

    BERLIN – Robert Lewandowski scored a hat trick to help Bayern Munich continue where it left off in the Bundesliga with a 5-0 rout of Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday. The Poland star didn’t score in Bayern’s 4-0 defeat of Atlético Madrid in their Champions League opening game on Wednesday and evidently felt the need to [...] Read More »

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  • Hamilton takes Portuguese GP pole position ahead of Bottas

    PORTIMAO, Portugal – Lewis Hamilton edged out Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas to take pole position for the Portuguese Grand Prix on Saturday. Having secured a record-extending 97th career pole, Hamilton can make Formula One history if he wins Sunday’s race with a 92nd win to move one clear of Michael Schumacher. The runaway championship leader’s [...] Read More »

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  • Former Toronto Argonaut Joe Spaziani embarking on his coaching career at alma mater

    Joe Spaziani always figured he’d become a football coach, but a return to his alma mater expedited the process. The 24-year-old Calgary native is in his first season as a graduate assistant on Virginia head coach Bronco Mendenhall’s staff. Spaziani finished his collegiate career playing for Mendenhall, and an opportunity to return to the school [...] Read More »

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  • Canada’s Dabrowski and partner advance after walkover in semifinal of Ostrava Open

    Ottawa’s Gabriela Dabrowski and Brazilian partner Luisa Stefani have advanced to the women’s doubles final of the Ostrava Open on Saturday. Dabrowski and Stefani moved to the final of the Premier Level hardcourt tournament in the Czech Republic when the Czech pairing of Katerina Siniakova and Barbora Krejcíkova walked over. They’ll face the winners of [...] Read More »

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  • Buehler leads Dodgers over Rays 6-2 for 2-1 Series lead

    ARLINGTON, Texas – Walker Buehler was dominant for Los Angeles. Just like Orel Hershiser during the Dodgers’ last title run. Buehler struck out 10 in six innings in a pulsating performance, and Los Angeles beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 on Friday night for a 2-1 World Series lead. Justin Turner homered in the first [...] Read More »

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