October 19th, 2019

Local Sports

Lethbridge Speed Skating Association holding Bridge Bolt

By Nick Kuhl on October 12th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Speed Skating Association will be holding its annual Bridge Bolt next Saturday and Sunday. The two-day short track meet will take place at the ATB Centre with skaters from around the province skating in distances ranging from 100m to 3,000m. Racing starts at approximately 9 a.m. each day. Skaters will race ... Read More »

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Horns tame the cougars

By Nick Kuhl on October 12th, 2019

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s hockey team got rolling early and then Taz Burman shut the door the rest of the way. The Pronghorns downed the Regina Cougars 4-1 in the Horns Canada West home-opener Friday night at Nicholas Sheran Arena. Lethbridge gunned their way to a 3-0 lead ... Read More »

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Dinos down the Pronghorns

By Nick Kuhl on October 12th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns women’s rugby team finished the Canada West regular season on a losing note. The Pronghorns were defeated 22-5 by the Calgary Dinos in Canada West play Friday afternoon in Calgary. With the loss, the Horns finish at 2-4 and in fourth place in the Canada West as the ... Read More »

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Raiders score late, get past Hurricanes

By Nick Kuhl on October 12th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald The Prince Albert Raiders remain undefeated and the Lethbridge Hurricanes have begun their Saskatchewan road trip on a losing note. The Canes were doubled 4-2 by the Raiders in Western Hockey League play Friday night in Prince Albert. With the win the Raiders remain out of the regulation loss column at 6-0-2-0. The ... Read More »

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RMTC heads into final weekend of horse racing

By Woodard, Dale on October 12th, 2019

Rocky Mountain Turf Club Rocky Mountain Turf Club will be featuring nine live races a day with a post time of 1:15 p.m. today, Sunday and Thanksgiving Monday. Several big stakes races are on tap for the closing weekend, starting with the Bully’s Futurity Stakes today. Saskatoon-based Courtney Ross has three horses entered in this ... Read More »

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Horns rested for home opener

By Woodard, Dale on October 11th, 2019

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com It’s never too early in the season to have a chill-out, bye weekend. As they get ready to ice their home opener when they host the Regina Cougars in Canada West play tonight and Saturday at Nicholas Sheran Arena, that plan of attack is looking like it’s going to work ... Read More »

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Second stringers pace Comets

By Woodard, Dale on October 11th, 2019

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com It was all hands on deck for the Raymond Comets football team Thursday night. Facing the Winston Churchill Bulldogs in Southern Alberta High School Football League Division A action, the Comets posted a 52-0 win under some chilly conditions and under the lights at the University of Lethbridge Stadium. Grade ... Read More »

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Canes kick off road swing in Prince Albert

By Woodard, Dale on October 11th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Hurricanes kick off a four-game Western Hockey League swing through Saskatchewan tonight. It’ll start with a formidable test against one of two WHL teams still undefeated in the early-going of the season as the Canes face the Prince Albert Raiders tonight. The Hurricanes come into tonight’s game off a 4-2 win ... Read More »

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Hurricanes sign pair of undrafted prospects

By Jensen, Randy on October 10th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Hurricanes haven signed a second prospect to a Western Hockey League Standard Player Agreement in the past week. On Wednesday the Hurricanes announced they had signed 2003-born forward Salvatore Collora Jr. to an agreement. Collora, 16, was undrafted in the WHL bantam draft, but was invited to Hurricanes training camp. The ... Read More »

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LCI, Churchill among boys’ volleyball winners

By Jensen, Randy on October 10th, 2019

Lethbridge Herald Four varsity boys and one varsity girls game hit the court in Southern Alberta High School Volleyball League play Tuesday night. In boys’ play, the LCI Rams downed the Cardston Cougars 3-1 (25-14, 25-22, 20-25, 25-19) while the Winston Churchill Bulldogs defeated the Taber W.R. Myers Rebels 3-0 (25-16, 25-23, 25-22). In junior ... Read More »

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Cross-country zones held in Medicine Hat

By Jensen, Randy on October 10th, 2019

LETHBRIDGE HERALD – MEDICINE HAT The South Zone Junior and High School Cross Country Championships were held Wednesday at Echo Park in Medicine Hat. In senior high, Chinook High School captured the 4A banner while Eagle Butte took the 3A title. The 2A crown went to Raymond High School with Ecole La Verendrye of Lethbridge ... Read More »

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