February 19th, 2020

Local Sports

Taylor Austin drives to dual bobsleigh titles

By Woodard, Dale on February 14th, 2020

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Taylor Austin is firmly in the driver’s seat. The Lethbridge bobsleigh racer has steered that to a IBSF North American Cup title for both two-man and four-man bobsleigh for the 2019-20 season. Competing in Lake Placid, New York, last month, Austin won six of eight races as well as the ... Read More »

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Wheatcroft thriving in top-six

By Woodard, Dale on February 14th, 2020

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com There are worse ways to spend parts of your rookie campaign in the Western Hockey League than playing alongside an NHL top-10 draft pick. Go ask Chase Wheatcroft about that. Enjoying a solid first year with the Lethbridge Hurricanes, the product of Calgary has not only been rewarded with some ... Read More »

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Kodiaks court teams in action

By Woodard, Dale on February 14th, 2020

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge College Kodiaks men’s basketball team is Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference playoff-bound. The women’s team is still trying to join them. The basketball teams are at home this weekend as the Olds Broncos ride into town for a pair of games tonight and Saturday afternoon at the Val Matteotti Gymnasium. With a ... Read More »

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Viney signs on with Pronghorns

By Woodard, Dale on February 13th, 2020

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns women’s rugby team has once again tapped the Chinook High School pipeline. The Horns unveiled Teagan Viney as their newest recruit at a press conference Wednesday at the 1st Choice Savings Centre. As the team continues to gear up for the 2020 Canada West season, ... Read More »

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LCI Clippers hold off Magrath in league play

By Jensen, Randy on February 13th, 2020

LETHBRIDGE HERALD The LCI Clippers held off the Magrath Pandas 72-65 in Southern Alberta Girls Basketball League action on Wednesday. Clippers (9-1) were led by Presley Heggie with 25 points while Kya Bester and Annah Westrop added 13 and 10 respectively. Hattie Ogden replied with 17 points for the Pandas (6-5) while Emily Hall scored ... Read More »

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Lethbridge speed skaters branch out

By Lethbridge Herald on February 12th, 2020

Lethbridge HeraldThe Lethbridge Speed Skating Association was represented by a trio of athletes at the Canadian Youth Long Track Championships in Red Deer last weekend.Jonnathan McIntosh, Zak Adelman and Braeden Kremenik competed among 131 skaters from across the country at the two-day event with McIntosh coming home with the medal hat trick.Skating in the T2T ... Read More »

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High school basketball action

By Lethbridge Herald on February 12th, 2020

Lethbridge Herald Raymond Comets remained undefeated with a 99-64 victory over the Catholic Central Cougars in Southern Alberta 4A Boys Basketball League play on Tuesday.Jeter Heggie led the Comets (8-0) with 31 points while Boston Harker added 18. Brady Baines and Drake Still followed with 16 and 11 points respectively.Cougars (0-8) were led by Josh Crawford ... Read More »

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Horns track athletes on the mark

By Woodard, Dale on February 12th, 2020

Lethbridge Herald The University of Lethbridge track and field team has topped the podium as The Two Guys and a Pizza Place Pronghorn Athletes of the Week. Sandra Latrace has earned the women’s honour, while Clayton Wong gets the nod as the men’s winner. As they get ready for the Canada West Championships at the ... Read More »

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Bantam Canes Rumble in the Rockies

By Woodard, Dale on February 12th, 2020

cranbrook The Lethbridge Canadian Tire North bantam Tier 1 Hurricanes took in some tournament play last weekend. The Canes were in Cranbrook for the Rumble in the Rockies tournament and placed second in the round-robin before losing 5-4 in the semifinal to the Calgary Saints in a shootout. Lethbridge started the weekend with a 3-2 ... Read More »

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Wardley signs with Steelheads

By Woodard, Dale on February 12th, 2020

Wardley signs with Steelheads Lethbridge After completing his last season with the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s hockey team, Evan Wardley is already taking the next step in his hockey career. The fourth-year defenceman and graduate who hails from Vulcan has signed with the Idaho Steelheads of the ECHL, the team announced Tuesday. Wardley has ... Read More »

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Kodiaks go the distance

By Lethbridge Herald on February 11th, 2020

Lethbridge Herald In a two-game, 10-set marathon, the Lethbridge College Kodiaks women’s volleyball team emerged with a pair of wins. The Kodiaks went five sets against the Medicine Hat Rattlers in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference play Saturday night in Medicine Hat before coming away with the 3-2 win. It was the second night in a ... Read More »

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