October 20th, 2020

Local Sports

Prairie Baseball Academy names pitching coaches

By Herald on September 2nd, 2020

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Dustin Molleken’s baseball resume is a who’s who of high-profile, reputable names. Rhett Feser threw the championship game for the Prairie Baseball Academy back in 2017. So go ask PBA head coach Todd Hubka how pleased he is with his two new pitching coaches. The PBA unveiled Molleken and Feser prior ... Read More »

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PBA raring to go after tough spring

By Woodard, Dale on September 1st, 2020

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Due to the COVID-10 pandemic, the Prairie Baseball Academy’s season ground to a halt before it barely had a chance to start. So as the PBA’s fall roster took to the field at Lloyd Nolan Yard for their Canadian College Baseball Conference season opener Sunday afternoon, spirits were understandably high. ... Read More »

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Molleken joins PBA coaching staff

By Woodard, Dale on August 29th, 2020

Lethbridge Herald With their 26th opening day around the corner, the Prairie Baseball Academy have added to their coach staff. The PBA announced Thursday that alumnus Dustin Molleken will be joining the team as their pitching coach. Molleken attended the PBA in 2003 before getting drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates that same year. He spent ... Read More »

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Lethbridge Curling Club holding league registrations

By Woodard, Dale on August 29th, 2020

Lethbridge Curling Club holding league registrations Lethbridge The Lethbridge Curling Club is getting ready for another season on the pebbled ice. The club on the west side at the ATB Centre is opening registrations for its leagues on Monday at 7 a.m. In keeping with COVID-19 protocol, the Lethbridge Curling Club is asking its members ... Read More »

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U of L men’s basketball coach CEBL Coach of the Year

By Woodard, Dale on August 28th, 2020

Lethbridge Herald Before he heads into his first year as the head coach of the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s basketball team, Jermaine Small picked up a national award. Small, the head coach and general manager of the 2020 Canadian Elite Basketball League champion Edmonton Stingers, was named the 2020 CEBL Coach of the Year ... Read More »

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Golden Hawks hopefuls back on ice

By Woodard, Dale on August 28th, 2020

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com A start date for the Alberta Major Bantam Hockey League remains up in the air, but the Lethbridge Val Matteotti bantam AAA Golden Hawks were back on the ice last weekend and earlier this week. The bantam squad kicked off what will be a month of Lethbridge Minor Hockey Association ... Read More »

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Horns women’s basketball assistant coach has impressive resume

By Woodard, Dale on August 28th, 2020

Lethbridge Herald As they await word on their Canada West season, the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns women’s basketball team made an addition to their bench. With the team nearing a return to training, the Horns have announced the addition of Paige Crozon as an assistant coach. “To add someone with Paige’s character and knowledge gained ... Read More »

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Lethbridge Sport Council launches new website

By Jensen, Randy on August 26th, 2020

LETHBRIDGE HERALD Lethbridge Sport Council has developed a new website to help local sport organizations reach out to more of the community. The high-quality content and easy-to-navigate design will serve as a resource for parents, athletes, coaches, and sport leaders. The newly redesigned site features information on the signature SportFest and Lethbridge Sport Council Achievement ... Read More »

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LMHA tryouts scheduled to begin this weekend

By Woodard, Dale on August 22nd, 2020

Lethbridge herald The Lethbridge Minor Hockey Association has announced its tryout dates for the coming season. That starts this weekend with the Lethbridge bantam AAA Val Matteotti Golden Hawks, beginning today and running until Tuesday at the ATB Centre. On-ice sessions today are 12:30 p.m., 2 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. at the ATB ... Read More »

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Horns’ rugby adds Moffat as coach

By Woodard, Dale on August 21st, 2020

Lethbridge Herald With all sports organizations facing exceptional circumstances this fall as sports return to train, the Lethbridge Pronghorns women’s rugby program is thrilled to add experience to the program’s coaching staff with the addition of long-time rugby coach Graeme Moffat. Moffat is currently the Executive Director of Rugby Alberta, a position that he has ... Read More »

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Players build bios at baseball ID camp

By Woodard, Dale on August 20th, 2020

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The glass eye was front and centre at Spitz Stadium Wednesday. And rather than smiling for the camera, roughly 80 teenaged baseball players with aspirations of one day going the college route instead ran, threw and snagged grounders and fly balls at The Prep Baseball Report Alberta Summer Open ID. ... Read More »

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