July 19th, 2018

Local Sports

Addison, Bellerive earn invites

By Lethbridge Herald on July 5th, 2018

Nick Kuhl Lethbridge Herald nkuhl@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge Hurricanes are hoping to send more than just their coach to the 2019 World Junior Championship in Vancouver and Victoria. Captain Jordy Bellerive and defenceman Calen Addison are among the 40 players who have been invited by Hockey Canada to take part in the Sport Chek World Junior ... Read More »

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Trampoline gymnastics event begins

By Lethbridge Herald on July 5th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The top tumblers in Canada descend upon the Enmax Centre as the 2018 Canadian Championship Trampoline Gymnastics start today and run until Sunday. The four-day event — hosted by City of Lethbridge, Enmax Centre and X-Finity Trampoline & Tumbling/Pronghorn Athletics — features Canada’s best national level and high performance junior and senior gymnasts ... Read More »

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Bulls blank Prospects

By Lethbridge Herald on July 5th, 2018

lethbridge herald Six pitchers combined to throw a six-hit shutout as the Lethbridge Bulls earned a 9-0 victory over the Edmonton Prospects in Western Major Baseball League play Wednesday night at Spitz Stadium. Ben Erwin started for the Bulls and worked four scoreless innings of one-hit ball, striking out three. Kale Penner, Austin Tambellini, Seth ... Read More »

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Vanderzee ready for world stage

By Lethbridge Herald on July 4th, 2018

Pronghorn’s track athlete to compete in high jump at World Junior Championship Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Noel Vanderzee has raised the bar. The member of the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns track and field team and LCI graduate will represent Team Canada as the 19-year-old high jumper heads to Tampere, Finland for the World Junior ... Read More »

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Kisio lands role with Cdn. juniors

By Lethbridge Herald on July 4th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Like any Canadian hockey fan, Brent Kisio grew up watching the IIHF World Junior Championship. Now, the vantage point of the annual holiday season tournament for the head coach of the Lethbridge Hurricanes is about to get a whole lot different. On Tuesday, Kisio was one of three assistant coaches ... Read More »

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Bulls drop 7-2 decision to Brooks Bombers

By Lethbridge Herald on July 4th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald Collin Thomas scattered seven hits over eight innings of work while striking out 11 as the Brooks Bombers beat the Lethbridge Bulls 7-2 in Western Major Baseball League play Tuesday night. Thomas held the Bulls scoreless until Lachlan Mayo smacked a two-run home run in the eighth inning that cut into a 4-0 ... Read More »

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Estephan joins Marlies

By Lethbridge Herald on July 4th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald Giorgio Estephan is headed from one championship team to another On Tuesday, the Calder Cup champion Toronto Marlies of the American Hockey League announced they had signed the former Lethbridge Hurricane captain to a contract. The product of Edmonton began his Western Hockey League career with the Hurricanes in 2013 before being traded ... Read More »

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Dude is learning the ropes with Heggie

By Woodard, Dale on July 3rd, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com At the age of 28 and with a few rodeos under his belt, Justin Heggie likely qualifies as a veteran on the circuit. Dude, however, is in his rookie run. As the 28-year-old rider from Cardston got ready for another round of calf roping and team roping – alongside teammate ... Read More »

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Elks split with Royals in Billings

By Woodard, Dale on July 3rd, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Elks had a win streak snapped, but still earned a split in double-header play Monday. The Elks downed the Billings Royals 5-2 in the first game of an American Legion showdown in Billings, but were unable to make a sweep of it as the Royals rallied in the second game to ... Read More »

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Judoists medal at Canada Cup in Montreal

By Woodard, Dale on July 2nd, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Kyodokan Judo Club wrapped up three days at the Canada Cup Friday through Sunday in Montreal. Bringing home a slew of medals at the three-day event, the LKJC capped off the event Sunday with three gold medals as Nathan DeMaere took top spot in the U16 -60kg division, while Virginia Nemeth ... Read More »

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Elks win tournament title

By Woodard, Dale on July 2nd, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Elks won the Keith Sell Memorial Tournament Sunday. The Elks doubled up the Great Falls Chargers 8-4 in the final Sunday afternoon in Helena to wrap up an undefeated weekend at 5-0. Dalton Demers and Kyle Bloor each had three hits in the final, while Wyatt Tomalty earned the win in ... Read More »

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