August 22nd, 2019

Local Sports

Iwaasa out at Pan Am Games

By Lethbridge Herald on August 8th, 2019

LETHBRIDGE HERALD — LIMA, PERU Lethbridge’s Coby Iwaasa and partner Samuel Murray of Baie-Comeau, Que., were eliminated in the quarter-finals of men’s doubles racquetball at the Pan Am Games on Tuesday. The Canadian duo, seeded fifth, were defeated by No. 2 seed Javier Mar and Rodrigo Montoya of Mexico, 15-5, 15-6. The Mexican team went ... Read More »

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Harder and Warren top LCC Invitational

By Jensen, Randy on August 8th, 2019

LETHBRIDGE HERALD Mason Harder and Jeff Warren took top honours in the Lethbridge Country Club’s Davis Auto Group Men’s Invitational golf tournament which wrapped up Monday. Harder captured the men’s division with a 54-hole total of 217 after rounds of 74 on Saturday and Sunday and capping it off with an impressive 69 on Monday, ... Read More »

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Minor AAA Bulls win Prairie title

By Sulz, Dave on August 8th, 2019

LETHBRIDGE HERALD The Lethbridge Minor AAA Bulls went unbeaten in claiming the Little League Alberta Minor AAA Prairies baseball championship last weekend. The Bulls compiled a 6-0 record in the tournament, capping their march to the title with a 12-10 win over Calgary West Minor AAA Cubs in a thrilling back-and-forth, six-inning finale on Monday. ... Read More »

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Bulls open playoffs tonight

By Yoos, Cam on August 8th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald Lethbridge Bulls and Medicine Hat Mavericks open their Western Canadian Baseball League best-of-three first-round playoff series tonight at Spitz Stadium, with very little to choose between the teams. Lethbridge (31-25) was half a game head of Medicine Hat (30-25) in the West Division standings with the Mavericks ending their regular-season campaign Wednesday night ... Read More »

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Taylor riding into Para Pan Am Games

By Bobinec, Greg on August 7th, 2019

Greg Bobinec Lethbridge Herald gbobinec@lethbridgeherald.com The Canadian Paralympic Committee and Cycling Canada have announced the eight Para cyclists and three pilots who will compete for Canada at the Lima, Peru 2019 Para Pan Am Games this month, including Lethbridge resident Lowell Taylor. Tandem cyclist Taylor suffers from Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP) which has required him to ... Read More »

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Local sports organizations seeking athletes for 2020 Alberta Summer Games

By Woodard, Dale on August 7th, 2019

Submitted by Lethbridge Sport Council “The 2012 Games gave me some special moments that I still treasure to this day. I first qualified for the Canadian Age Group National Championship at that competition. I could take you through my winning race (50m backstroke) second by second,” said Jordan Calladine, gold medalist, Lethbridge 2012 Alberta Summer ... Read More »

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Abbott shines in Bulls’ win

By Yoos, Cam on August 7th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald Levi Abbott saved the best for last. Making his team debut in the Lethbridge Bulls’ final game of the regular season, Abbott diced up the Brooks Bombers with a complete-game five-hitter in a 3-1 victory in Western Canadian Baseball League play Tuesday night at Spitz Stadium. Abbott, who pitched this season with the ... Read More »

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Mavs avenge loss to Bulls

By Lethbridge Herald on August 6th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald One night after the teams needed extra innings to settle a 2-1 contest, the Lethbridge Bulls and Medicine Hat Mavericks had their offences clicking Monday night at Spitz Stadium. Collin Klingensmith had four hits and four RBI as the Mavericks avenged their Sunday night defeat with a 9-6 victory in Lethbridge, and kept ... Read More »

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Conrad rides into history at world championships

By Lethbridge Herald on August 6th, 2019

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Talmage Conrad was already a skilled gymnast. He then upgraded to a moving object beneath him to further showcase those skills. Now, the 17-year-old equestrian athlete has ridden right into the history books as the first Canadian male ever to compete at the FEI Vaulting World Championships for Juniors. Not ... Read More »

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Medicine Hat off to Taylor

By Woodard, Dale on August 5th, 2019

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Medicine Hat is going to the World Series. They can thank the Medicine Hat Little League Junior All-Stars baseball team for that. Representing Alberta as well as their city, the Little League Junior All-Stars defeated Team Atlantic 10-3 in the final of the Junior Little League Nationals Sunday at Spitz ... Read More »

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Bulls get past Mavs in extra innings

By Woodard, Dale on August 5th, 2019

Ryan McCracken Medicine Hat News Twitter: MHNMcCracken Only one thing is certain after Sunday’s Western Canadian Baseball League battle at Athletic Park – the Medicine Hat Mavericks and Lethbridge Bulls will meet in the first round of the post-season. With only a half-game separating the Highway 3 rivals in the WCBL Western Division standings, the ... Read More »

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