August 25th, 2019

Sports

Local Sports

  • Wasylowich, Costa win fifth Southern Alberta Best Ball title

    Lethbridge Herald Not even a hole-in-one was enough to unseed Kris Wasylowich and Doug Costa as the Southern Alberta Best Ball champions. The Picture Butte Golf Club duo earned this year’s championship with a 1 up victory over the Lethbridge Country Club’s Darin Bertschi and Jeff Masse as the Country Club wrapped up its 33rd [...] Read More »

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  • Miller, Queenie post fast time

    Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Queenie put in a royal run. That has put Rebecca Miller into the weekend portion of the Western Events at Whoop-Up Days following a top time of 13.914 seconds in the qualifying round of the ladies barrel racing Thursday night at Exhibition Park. After 2017 champion Lynette Brodoway set the [...] Read More »

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  • Softball Alberta shares culture

    Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com A little over a year ago, Gloria Gouthreau got a first-hand taste of Japanese culture. Starting today, Gouthreau and a group of Softball Alberta representatives will return the favour as part of the Alberta-Hokkaido Softball Exchange. Last August, Gouthreau headed to Japan as the Softball Alberta representative with a girls [...] Read More »

    3 days ago
  • Horns open soccer season

    LETHBRIDGE HERALD The University of Lethbridge Pronghorn men’s soccer team opens the 2019 Canada West season this weekend, hosting the Alberta Golden Bears and MacEwan Griffins at the University Community Stadium. The Pronghorns take on the Golden Bears Friday in one of four Canada West season-opening games. Kickoff is slated for 5:30 p.m. Sunday afternoon [...] Read More »

    3 days ago
  • Canes prepare to open camp next week

    Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Hurricanes have announced the dates for their rookie camp and main training camp next week. The rookie camp goes next Wednesday and Thursay at the Enmax Centre with the main camp opening Friday and Saturday. The Hurricanes will begin rookie camp with on-ice testing beginning at 11 a.m. Wednesday while main [...] Read More »

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National Sports

  • Hamilton Tiger-Cats claw out 13-10 win over B.C. Lions

    VANCOUVER – A touchdown by David Watford powered the Hamilton Tiger-Cats to a 13-10 win over the B.C. Lions on Saturday. The Lions (1-9) were plagued by the same issues that have dogged the team all season, including a weak offensive line that allowed quarterback Mike Reilly to be sacked seven times by the Ticats [...] Read More »

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  • Canadian women’s baseball team qualifies for 2020 World Cup

    AGUASCALIENTES, Mexico – Canada’s women’s baseball team has qualified for next year’s World Cup. The Canadians could have booked their ticket with a win on Saturday over Mexico at a qualifier tournament, but didn’t get the chance to take the field when their game was rained out. It didn’t matter in the end, though, as [...] Read More »

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  • Roughriders defence dominates early in 40-18 win over Redblacks

    REGINA – The Saskatchewan Roughriders capitalized on three first-quarter interceptions to build an early 20-0 lead, one they wouldn’t relinquish in a 40-18 victory over the reeling Ottawa Redblacks on Saturday. Nick Marshall, L.J. McCray and Derrick Moncrief picked off Dominique Davis on Ottawa’s first three possessions. Those turnovers quickly turned into points for Cody [...] Read More »

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  • Heslip, Nembhard, Kajami-Keane participated in Canada’s practice in Australia

    SYDNEY, Australia – Brady Heslip, Andrew Nembhard and Kaza Kajami-Keane participated in practice on Saturday – good news for Canada’s basketball team ahead of the FIBA World Cup. Nembhard injured his knee in Canada’s 103-100 overtime win over New Zealand in an exhibition game on Wednesday, while Kajami-Keane suffered an ankle injury against New Zealand [...] Read More »

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  • Toronto FC beats Montreal Impact 2-1 to grab playoff spot

    TORONTO – Justin Morrow finished off a pinpoint passing play to score in the 81st minute and give Toronto FC a critical 2-1 victory over the rival Montreal Impact on Saturday. The win pushed TFC (10-10-7) past the Impact (10-14-4) and into the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. TFC has seven games remaining [...] Read More »

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