January 24th, 2022

Local Sports

Rebels special teams power past the Hurricanes

By Dale Woodard on January 22nd, 2022

In the battle of special teams, the Red Deer Rebels topped the Lethbridge Hurricanes. That ultimately translated to the scoresheet as the Rebels downed the Hurricanes 5-2 in Western Hockey League action Friday night at the Enmax Centre. The Rebels struck for three power play goals on six chances and held the Canes to 0-for-4 ... Read More »

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Hurricanes return tonight with new faces on board

By Lethbridge Herald on January 21st, 2022

Dale Woodard LETHBRIDGE HERALD sports@lethbridgeherald.com With the Western Hockey League trade deadline passing earlier this week, a few addresses were changed. Two of those changes of address were rerouted to southern Alberta as Corson Hopwo and Brayden Edwards get ready to make their Lethbridge Hurricanes debuts tonight as the Red Deer Rebels pay a visit to the ... Read More »

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Horns open season at Golden Bear Open this weekend

By Lethbridge Herald on January 21st, 2022

The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns track and field team will finally return to action this weekend. After losing their 2020-21 Canada West season to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Horns are back for the first time in almost two years as they head to Edmonton for the Golden Bear Open this weekend A total of 24 ... Read More »

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Kodiaks basketball returns home this weekend

By Lethbridge Herald on January 21st, 2022

After starting the 2022 portion of their Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference seasons off on a winning note last weekend, the Lethbridge College Kodiaks men’s and women’s basketball teams are back on home court this weekend. The Kodiaks entertain the Briercrest Clippers tonight and Saturday afternoon at the Val Matteotti Gymnasium. Meanwhile, the Kodiaks men’s volleyball ... Read More »

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Hometown advantage for Oil Kings’ Szabo

By Dale Woodard - Lethbridge Herald on January 20th, 2022

As the Edmonton Oil Kings took the ice Sunday night at the Enmax Centre for their Western Hockey League game against the Lethbridge Hurricanes, the road team might have felt like the home team. They can thank John Szabo for that. Behind the Edmonton bench sat a loud, sign-waving and obviously very pro-Oil King crowd. ... Read More »

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Quality players arrive – and depart – in Canes trade deadline

By Dale Woodard - Lethbridge Herald on January 19th, 2022

Some good players came in as the Lethbridge Hurricanes wrapped up another Western Hockey League trade deadline. But as he addressed the media Tuesday morning at the Enmax Centre to recap this year’s trade deadline, which passed at 3 p.m. yesterday, Hurricanes general manager Peter Anholt said some good players went out as well. The ... Read More »

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Headwater Hurricanes grab four more points

By Dale Woodard - Lethbridge Herald on January 19th, 2022

The Lethbridge U16 Headwater Hurricanes enjoyed a four-point home weekend and a little overtime drama as well. The Canes defeated the Calgary Royals 3-2 in overtime Saturday afternoon at the Logan Boulet Arena and wrapped up the weekend with a 7-2 decision over the Red Deer North Stars Sunday in Alberta Elite Hockey League play ... Read More »

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Kodiaks basketball sweeps SAIT

By Dale Woodard - Lethbridge Herald on January 19th, 2022

As was perhaps to be expected after a long layoff, the Lethbridge College Kodiaks women’s basketball team’s offensive performance was a tad shaky. But that’s OK, because their defence didn’t rest. That allowed the Kodiaks to tip-off the 2022 portion of their Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference season on a winning note following a 58-44 victory ... Read More »

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Oil Kings strike late, top Canes

By Dale Woodard on January 18th, 2022

The Lethbridge Hurricanes took three of six points in a three-game weekend and veteran forward Justin Hall put in a stats weekend of his own. Completing their three-in-three weekend Sunday night, the Hurricanes and Edmonton Oil Kings battled to a shootout before the Oil Kings prevailed with a 5-4 decision in Western Hockey League action ... Read More »

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LCI Rams football player signs with U of A Golden Bears

By Dale Woodard on January 18th, 2022

For Cale Strom, it simply felt like home. So for the graduating LCI Ram, it only made sense to look north as he gets ready to begin his post secondary career. On Monday afternoon, in front of family and friends and his LCI coaches, Strom committed to the University of Alberta Golden Bears at a ... Read More »

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Canes deal Barlage and Wheatcroft at WHL trade deadline

By Dale Woodard on January 18th, 2022

On a Western Hockey League trade deadline that saw nine deals go down before the 3 p.m. deadline, the Lethbridge Hurricanes pulled the trigger on two of them. It saw two forwards depart the Hurricanes and two more forwards and some prospects come in. The Canes dealt overage forward Logan Barlage and a fourth-round draft ... Read More »

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