July 2nd, 2020

Local Sports

Dance and games are valuable activities

By Yoos, Cam on April 29th, 2020

Submitted by Lethbridge Sport Council Traditional ways to stay healthy and active include both dance and games. Traditional games are passed down through generations. The Active for Life website says that “traditional sports and games can help strengthen a child’s sense of culture while increasing physical literacy and physical activity levels. These games are a ... Read More »

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Lethbridge College crowns KODI Award winners

By Jensen, Randy on April 24th, 2020

A banner year for Kodiak Athletics LETHBRIDGE HERALD The Lethbridge College Kodiaks celebrated an abbreviated athletics season with the annual KODI Awards on Wednesday evening. Major award winners were announced by college and Kodiaks staff during a ceremony released on the Kodiaks social media channels. The awards capped an incredible season for Kodiaks Athletics that ... Read More »

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Lethbridge College Kodiaks celebrate annual KODI Awards

By Lethbridge Herald on April 23rd, 2020

Lethbridge College release: The Lethbridge College Kodiaks celebrated an abbreviated athletics season with the annual KODI Awards on Wednesday evening. Major award winners were announced by college and Kodiaks staff during a ceremony released on the Kodiaks social media channels. The awards capped an incredible season for Kodiaks Athletics that included one national championship, three ... Read More »

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Canes take 10 in WHL Bantam Draft

By Jensen, Randy on April 23rd, 2020

LETHBRIDGE HERALD The Lethbridge Hurricanes selected 10 players, including five forwards, four defencemen and one goaltender in the 2020 Western Hockey League Bantam Draft held online on Wednesday. With their first pick (16th overall), the Hurricanes selected 2005-born forward Cole Miller. The product of Edmonton appeared in 28 games with the Edmonton KC Squires Bantam ... Read More »

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Cozens, Addison Eastern Conference major award winners

By Jensen, Randy on April 22nd, 2020

LETHBRIDGE HERALD Two veteran members of the Lethbridge Hurricanes have been recognized with major Western Hockey League awards. The WHL announced Tuesday that Hurricanes’ forward Dylan Cozens has been named the Eastern Conference Player of the Year while on Monday it was announced that defenceman Calen Addison has been named the WHL’s Eastern Conference Defenceman ... Read More »

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Hurricanes Cozens and Addison recognized with major WHL awards

By Lethbridge Herald on April 21st, 2020

LETHBRIDGE HERALD Two veteran members of the Lethbridge Hurricanes have been recognized with major Western Hockey League awards.The WHL announced Tuesday that Hurricanes’ forward Dylan Cozens has been named the Eastern Conference Player of the Year while on Monday it was announced that defenceman Calen Addison has been named the WHL’s Eastern Conference Defenceman of ... Read More »

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University of Lethbridge ends Pronghorn Hockey Programs

By Lethbridge Herald on April 20th, 2020

Greg Bobinec Lethbridge Herald gbobinec@lethbridgeherald.com With the sudden announcement that the University of Lethbridge was cutting their Pronghorn Athletics Men’s and Women’s Hockey Programs, due to the provincial government education budget cuts, the community is rallying around the teams who are just starting to grasp the concept.Monday morning, the University of Lethbridge release a public ... Read More »

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University of Lethbridge discontinues hockey programs

By Lethbridge Herald on April 20th, 2020

University of Lethbridge release: Facing three successive years of significant reductions to its operating grant, the University of Lethbridge has discontinued its men’s and women’s varsity hockey programs.The elimination of the hockey programs is one of a number of budget reduction strategies in response to unprecedented cuts from the provincial government.The University implemented a number ... Read More »

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Canes shore up defence in trade with Royals

By Jensen, Randy on April 20th, 2020

LETHBRIDGE HERALD The Lethbridge Hurricanes acquired 2000-born defenceman Mitchell Prowse, along with an eighth-round draft pick in the 2022 Western Hockey League Bantam Draft and a conditional seventh-round pick in 2022 from the Victoria Royals on Friday in exchange for 2002-born forward Nick Dorrington, a seventh-round pick in 2020 and a fourth-round pick in 2021. ... Read More »

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Lethbridge Sport Council announces hand out Achievement Awards

By Lethbridge Herald on April 16th, 2020

LETHBRIDGE HERALD Lethbridge Sport Council announced the winners of the 10th annual Lethbridge Sport Council Achievement Awards this week for their achievements and contributions to sport in Lethbridge in 2019.The Sport Council awards recognize and celebrate outstanding achievements on and off the field, which support and demonstrate respect of the game, a love of sport, respect ... Read More »

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Wilson signs with Stockton

By Yoos, Cam on April 15th, 2020

lethbridge herald Lethbridge Hurricanes’ defenceman Koletrane Wilson has signed a contract with the Stockton Heat of the American Hockey League for the 2020-21 season. Wilson, 20, was originally drafted by the Hurricanes in the fourth round (84th overall) in the 2014 Western Hockey League bantam draft. The product of Edmonton suited up for the Hurricanes ... Read More »

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