June 22nd, 2018

Local Sports

Bulls doubled by Prospects

By Woodard, Dale on June 17th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Bulls were denied their third win in a row Saturday night. The Bulls were doubled 6-3 by the Edmonton Prospects during Western Major Baseball League play in Edmonton. The loss puts Lethbridge at 4-9 on the season and comes 24 hours after a wild 10-9 Bulls win in extra innings Friday ... Read More »

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Memorial bout takes the ring

By Lethbridge Herald on June 16th, 2018

Kai Yip Memorial Fight Night goes tonight at 7 p.m. Exhibition Park’s South Pavilion Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Throughout Rick Duff’s boxing career, Kai Yip was a coach, mentor and father figure. Now, the student and owner and head coach of the Lethbridge Boxing Club is making sure the memory of his mentor will ... Read More »

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Colourful weekend in store at RMTC

By Woodard, Dale on June 16th, 2018

Rocky Mountain Turf Club There are three days of racing at Rocky Mountain Turf Club this weekend, which started Friday with six traditional races, while today and Sunday afternoon are scheduling five races. However, there is much more in store at Rocky Mountain Turf Club than traditional horse racing. The Indian Relay Races kick off ... Read More »

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Mary Oikawa Memorial Tourney begins today

By Jensen, Randy on June 15th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Elks are at Spitz Stadium this weekend for the annual Mary Oikawa Memorial Tournament takes the field starting today until Sunday. The Elks open the tournament today at 2:30 p.m. when they take on the Medicine Hat Monarchs and wrap up the day against the East Central Bulls at 7:30 p.m. ... Read More »

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Bulls edge Brooks Bombers

By Jensen, Randy on June 15th, 2018

LETHBRIDGE HERALD Lethbridge Bulls earned their third victory of the Western Major Baseball League season with a 4-3 victory over the Brooks Bombers on Thursday night at Spitz Stadium. The victory improves the Bulls to 3-8 while the Bombers dropped to 4-7. Brooks took a 1-0 lead in the top of the second inning on ... Read More »

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LCI Clippers all-star Neilson heading to college to play for Kodiaks

By Jensen, Randy on June 15th, 2018

Garrett Simmons Communications Officer Lethbridge School District No. 51 A three-time Southern Alberta High School Basketball League all-star is set to join the Lethbridge College Kodiaks next season. Lethbridge Collegiate Institute standout Jocelyn Neilson made it official Wednesday, as she signed to play for Kodiaks coach Deanna Dotts. “The reason I chose the college is ... Read More »

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Elks edged by Monarchs

By Jensen, Randy on June 14th, 2018

medicine hat Medicine Hat Monarchs edged the Lethbridge Elks 4-3 to hand the Elks their first conference loss of the Montana American Legion AA baseball season on Wednesday at Spitz Stadium. Nathan Reiter took the loss on the mound for the Elks, who dropped to 4-1 on the season. Raleigh Ferby and Kyle Bloor led ... Read More »

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Horseback relay races go this weekend

By Mabell, Dave on June 14th, 2018

Dave Mabell Lethbridge Herald dmabell@lethbridgeherald.com It’s being billed as the oldest competitive sport in North America. First Nations horseback relay races date back more than 400 years, competitors say. The tradition returns to Lethbridge this weekend, along with a Blackfoot powwow and dance competitions. Prize money of $18,000 will be on the line during the ... Read More »

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Hurricanes release pre-season schedule for ’18-’19

By Jensen, Randy on June 14th, 2018

LETHBRIDGE HERALD The Lethbridge Hurricanes, in conjunction with the Western Hockey League, have announced their 2018 Enmax pre-season schedule for the 2018-19 WHL season. The Hurricanes will play five exhibition games in the pre-season, beginning on Friday, Aug. 31 at the Enmax Centre when they host the Medicine Hat Tigers. The full exhibition schedule is ... Read More »

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KidSport welcomes equipment donations

By Mabell, Dave on June 13th, 2018

Dave Mabell Lethbridge Herald dmabell@lethbridgeherald.com This year’s Alberta Summer Games will be held next month in Grande Prairie. The “Road to the Games” starts in Lethbridge. But not every child has access to the equipment they need to help create interest in exercise and sports. So KidSport Lethbridge has teamed with Rosenau Transport and the ... Read More »

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Mavericks outlast Bulls 9-7

By Jensen, Randy on June 13th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge Bulls made some early contact, but miscues on the other side ball proved to be the difference-maker. The Bulls were defeated 9-7 by the Medicine Hat Mavericks in Western Major Baseball League play Tuesday night at Spitz Stadium. Lethbridge had early 2-0 and 4-2 leads on a pair ... Read More »

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