July 15th, 2019

Sports

Local Sports

  • Intermediate Bisons romp to Alberta title

    Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com This time, with a championship on the line, Joseph Seo delivered. The 13-year-old pitcher nearly went the distance as the Lethbridge Intermediate AAA Bisons defeated Medicine 7-0 in the final of the Alberta Little League Intermediate Divisional Championship Saturday afternoon at Atso Towaawa Park. Seo pitched into the seventh inning, [...] Read More »

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  • Elks win tournament in Montana

    Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Elks are tournament champions south of the border. The Elks defeated the Glacier Twins 11-2 Sunday to win the Sapa Jonsrud Tournament in Whitefish, going 4-1 on the weekend, three of those shutouts. Josh Kabayama and Kalem Haney each had two hits, while Dalton Demers earned the win on the bump. [...] Read More »

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  • Bulls battle back against 57s

    Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge Bulls took a cringe-worthy moment and managed to follow it up with a good response. It ultimately paid off with a win as the Bulls downed the Swift Current 57s 7-5 in Western Canadian Baseball League play Sunday afternoon at Spitz Stadium. The win puts the Bulls one game [...] Read More »

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  • Bulls snap losing streak

    Dale WoodardLethbridge Heraldsports@lethbridgeherald.comThe Lethbridge Bulls chilled out and had some fun.Just as importantly at this time of the season, it paid off with a win  as the Bulls snapped a five-game losing streak with a 10-2 win over  the Swift Current 57s in Western Canadian Baseball League play  Saturday night at Spitz Stadium.Bulls starting pitcher Jaden Griffin went [...] Read More »

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  • Cudas in Okotoks tonight

    Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Bert & Macs Cudas Junior B Tier I Lacrosse team are in action for a pair of games this weekend. The Cudas head to Okotoks tonight to take on the Marauders in Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League play. The team is back home Saturday when they host the Sherwood Park Outlaws at [...] Read More »

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National Sports

  • Miami Heat sign six-foot-11 Canadian forward Kyle Alexander

    MIAMI – The Miami Heat have signed Canadian forward Kyle Alexander. The six-foot-11 big man from Milton, Ont., played in eight Summer League games with the Heat after going undrafted at last month’s NBA draft. He averaged 4.3 points, 6.3 rebounds, 1.38 blocks in 15.9 minutes and shot 43.8 per cent from the field and [...] Read More »

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  • Canadian international Rebecca Quinn rejoins NWSL, signs with Reign FC

    Canadian international Rebecca Quinn has returned to the NWSL, signing with Reign FC. The 23-year-old midfielder from Toronto, who can also play on the backline, comes from France’s Paris FC where she had signed in February. Quinn, who made three appearances at the recent World Cup in France, has won 51 caps for Canada. “Rebecca [...] Read More »

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  • Michael Gligic nails down PGA Tour membership for 2020

    Canada’s Michael Gligic has locked up the first PGA Tour card of his career. The native of Burlington, Ont., secured PGA Tour membership for the 2020 season after tying for 10th on Sunday at the Korn Ferry Tour’s Colorado Championship. Gligic is 13th on the points list for the PGA Tour’s main feeder circuit (formerly [...] Read More »

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  • Win means Ticats will have plenty good to think about during bye week

    There’s nothing quite like heading into a bye week off a big win. Just ask quarterback Jeremiah Masoli after Hamilton defeated the Calgary Stampeders 30-23 on Saturday night to snap a dubious 15-game losing streak versus the defending Grey Cup champions. The Tiger-Cats will have that winning feeling right up to their home game July [...] Read More »

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  • Senators ink 2019 first-rounder Lassi Thomson to entry-level contract

    OTTAWA – The Ottawa Senators signed 2019 first-round draft pick Lassi Thomson to a three-year, entry-level contract on Monday. Selected 19th overall last month in Vancouver, the 18-year-old defenceman had 17 goals and 41 points with the Western Hockey League’s Kelowna Rockets in 2018-19, his first playing in North America. Ottawa acquired the pick used [...] Read More »

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