October 17th, 2018

Local Sports

Hughson, Duguid earn honours

By Woodard, Dale on October 17th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald A goaltender and a rugby player are this week’s Two Guys and a Pizza Place Pronghorn Athletes of the Week. Helping the Horns to their first wins of the Canada West season, men’s hockey goalie Garret Hughson has been named the Male Athlete of the Week, while Abby Duguid capped off her rugby ... Read More »

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Hurricanes double up Ice

By Jensen, Randy on October 17th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge Hurricanes are hoping they’ve made their own rink a little easier to play in. Hurricanes captain Jordy Bellerive scored twice as the Canes earned their second home win of the season in a 6-3 decision over the Kootenay Ice in Western Hockey League play Wednesday night at the ... Read More »

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Radford relishes opportunity to say thanks

By Woodard, Dale on October 17th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Eric Radford and the rest of the Olympic gold medal-winning Canadian figure skating team are extending a token of gratitude That’ll be on display tonight when the Thank You Canada Tour hits the Enmax Centre ice at 7 p.m. After skating to Olympic gold with the Canadian team at the ... Read More »

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Horns ringette takes over first

By Woodard, Dale on October 17th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns ringette team posted two win last weekend to move atop the standings. The Horns hit the road to Calgary and came away with a 2-0 weekend following 6-5 and 5-4 wins over the Calgary Rush. That puts Lethbridge in first place in the Calgary Open Ringette Association League ... Read More »

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olleyball set for stretch rally

By Woodard, Dale on October 17th, 2018

We’re down to the last three weeks of Southern Alberta High School Volleyball League regular season action. Catholic Central, Chinook, Taber W.R. Myers and Winston Churchill are the four teams left in the varsity girls trophy chase. Catholic Central, LCI and Magrath are undefeated in varsity boys as I write this tome. The loop’s regular ... Read More »

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University honours memory of Dr. Winter

By Yoos, Cam on October 16th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com As the University of Lethbridge concluded celebrations of its 50th anniversary, they honoured the memory of a founding faculty member. In a special ceremony Friday afternoon outside the Pronghorn Athletics office at the 1st Choice Savings Centre, the U of L recognized the contributions of Dr. Wilma Gail Winter, dedicating ... Read More »

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AA Midget Canes split pair of games

By Jensen, Randy on October 16th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge AA Midget Hurricane Hounds went. 500 last weekend. The Hounds started on a winning note with a 6-2 win over the Calgary CRAA Gold Friday, but were unable to make a 2-0 weekend of it, falling 6-3 to the West Central Tigers Saturday in South Central Alberta Hockey League action. On ... Read More »

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AAA Hurricanes sweep weekend

By Jensen, Randy on October 16th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge midget AAA Hurricanes enjoyed a high-scoring, four-point weekend. The Canes hit the road for a pair of games in Alberta Midget Hockey League play, defeating the Grande Peace Ernies Sports Storm 5-3 Saturday and the MLAC Beverly Optimists 10-3 Sunday in Edmonton. The wins improve the Hurricanes to 5-1-0 on the ... Read More »

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Golden Hawks drop weekend games

By Jensen, Randy on October 16th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Val Matteotti bantam AAA Golden Hawks were 0-2 on home ice last weekend. The Golden Hawks were handed 5-1 losses by the Red Deer Rebels Saturday and the Calgary Bisons Sunday at Nicholas Sheran Arena in Alberta Major Bantam Hockey League play. The losses drop the Golden Hawks to 2-4-1 and ... Read More »

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Copperheads gain ground on Bisons

By Nick Kuhl on October 15th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Coaldale Copperheads picked up four weekend points, including a pair from a team in front of them in the standings. The Copperheads handed the Okotoks Bisons their first loss of the season with a 6-2 decision Friday in Okotoks and completed the 2-0 weekend with an 8-3 win over the Ponoka Stampeders ... Read More »

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Pronghorns playoff hopes dashed with loss to Huskies

By Woodard, Dale on October 15th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The window of opportunity for the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s soccer team’s playoff hopes has closed. The Pronghorns were edged 2-1 by the Saskatchewan Huskies in Canada West play Sunday afternoon at the University of Lethbridge Stadium. The loss drops the Horns to 0-8-3 and officially eliminates them from ... Read More »

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