March 20th, 2019

Local Sports

Kodiak men 2-0 to open ACAC futsal provincials

By Woodard, Dale on March 16th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald The opening day of the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference futsal provincials took to the floor Friday at the Val Matteotti Gymnasium at Lethbridge College. Thanks to a pair of wins, the Lethbridge College Kodiaks men’s team is off to a 2-0 start, the while women sit at 1-1 after the first day. The ... Read More »

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Elmer signs with Rangers

By Woodard, Dale on March 16th, 2019

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com One minute, Jake Elmer is filling opposing team’s nets. The next minute, an NHL club is approaching him, pen and paper in hand. Take those two scenarios, mix them up and you’ll pretty much have what’s been served up to the overage forward for the Lethbridge Hurricanes over the past ... Read More »

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UNB, St. FX advance to semis

By Woodard, Dale on March 16th, 2019

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com It was a picture-perfect pass to Matt Boudens, he just had to wait for it to land. When it did, the fifth-year forward for the University of New Brunswick Reds made no mistake burying it and now the Reds are off to the Cavendish Farms U SPORTS University Cup Men’s ... Read More »

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Kodiaks hosting futsal provincials

By Lethbridge Herald on March 15th, 2019

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Heraldsports@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge College Kodiaks are getting their kicks indoors this  weekend and they’ve invited the rest of the province to join in. The Val Matteotti Gymnasium at Lethbridge College will be the place to  be for wall-to-wall action as the Kodiaks men’s and women’s futsal  teams host the Alberta Colleges Athletic ... Read More »

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Cardston advances to semis at 4A Boys provincials

By Woodard, Dale on March 15th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald The Alberta Schools Athletic Association basketball provincials hit the court for the opening day of action across Alberta. 4A Boys and Girls at Edmonton South Zone champion Cardston Cougars, seeded fourth, have advanced to today’s semifinals of the 4A Boys provincials. Cougars opened with a victory, topping No. 13 Foothills Composite 87-75, then ... Read More »

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Bears overpower Horns

By Woodard, Dale on March 15th, 2019

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s hockey team’s USPORTS Men’s Hockey Championship run is done at one. The eighth-ranked and host Pronghorns were downed 7-1 by the number-one seeded and defending champion Alberta Golden Bears Thursday night at the Enmax Centre. Paying tribute to the 1994 Pronghorns championship team before ... Read More »

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McKechnies share Horns pride

By Jensen, Randy on March 15th, 2019

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Like father, like son, 25 years later. Dana McKechnie was back in his Pronghorns No. 12 jersey Thursday night at the Enmax Centre. It was pregame for the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s hockey team, but on this night, despite that No. 12 Horns jersey on his back, McKechnie wasn’t ... Read More »

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Horns, Bears, head-to-head

By Lethbridge Herald on March 14th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns and Alberta Golden Bears met  four times in the Canada West season with the Golden Bears winning all  four games. However, the Pronghorns managed to take one point off the  defending U SPORT champions in a 4-3 overtime loss Nov.17,  coincidentally at the Enmax Centre. The following is ... Read More »

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A closer look at teams competing in the USPORTS Cup

By Lethbridge Herald on March 14th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald A look at the teams taking part in the U SPORTS Cavendish Farms  University Cup: 1. Alberta Golden Bears (Canada West 24-3-1) The reigning USPORT champion and top-seeded Golden Bears won’t have  to travel far to compete for their second straight national title and  fourth in the past six years. Alberta beat the ... Read More »

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Queen’s Gaels pay tribute to Hirsche

By Woodard, Dale on March 14th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald Members of the Queen’s University Gaels of Kingston will be paying tribute to a former member of the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s hockey team. During the 2019 Cavendish Farms U SPORTS University Cup Men’s Hockey National Championship, members of Queen’s will be wearing Brock Hirsche stickers on their helmets honouring the former ... Read More »

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Horns, Golden Bears are familiar foes

By Woodard, Dale on March 14th, 2019

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Riley Kieser knows all about the roller-coaster that is the U SPORTS University Cup. Over his five years with the Alberta Golden Bears men’s hockey team, the veteran captain has experienced both the crushing blow of an early and unexpected exit from the one-and-done championship format as well as the ... Read More »

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