April 22nd, 2024

Local Sports

Szabo seeing the upside of Oil Kings through rebuild

By Lethbridge Herald on March 14th, 2024

By Justin Seward Lethbridge Herald Now in his third season with the club, Lethbridge’s John Szabo sees a lot of upside with the Edmonton Oil Kings through now almost two rebuilding seasons. “It’s not easy obviously losing more games than we’d like,” said Szabo. “But you got to focus on the positives and helping yourself ... Read More »

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Oil Kings score six in win over Canes

By Lethbridge Herald on March 13th, 2024

By Justin Seward Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Hurricanes began a four-game week with a 6- 1 loss to the Edmonton Oil Kings on Wednesday night at the Enmax Centre. “I thought we had some really good looks through the first 40.  I think we had our fair share of Grade A looks and just couldn’t ... Read More »

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Eagles look to ride momentum into provincial championship

By Lethbridge Herald on March 13th, 2024

By Justin Seward Lethbridge Herald The Immanuel Christian Eagles senior girls basketball team will hope to ride the momentum of recent victories and a strong season into hosting the 2A provincial tournament this week. The Eagles finished first in the league and won the South Zone banner last weekend. “The south is always great basketball ... Read More »

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McLachlan shows well at NFL combine

By Lethbridge Herald on March 12th, 2024

By Justin Seward Lethbridge Herald Local football player Tanner McLachlan had taken another huge step in his chase for a spot on an NFL roster in the near future. The now former University of Arizona tight end participated in the NFL combine recently. “I really enjoyed my time there being around some of the best ... Read More »

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Alexander tops podium to finish out university career

By Lethbridge Herald on March 12th, 2024

By Justin Seward Lethbridge Herald University of Lethbridge Pronghorns swimmer and local product, Chris Alexander, has finished his U Sports career as a champion. The fifth year set the tone  for the Horns as he won the gold medal in the men’s 50-metre backstroke with a time of 25.89 on Friday at the U Sports ... Read More »

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Lethbridge Sport Council announces Achievement Awards

By Lethbridge Herald on March 8th, 2024

By Justin Seward Lethbridge Herald Lethbridge Sport Council announced its list of 18 athletes that were  recipients of their  Achievement Awards for 2023 earlier this week.    The recipients were awarded because of  their achievements and contributions to the local community. Braeson Schacher was the recipient of the Athlete with a Disability Award. Schacher is ... Read More »

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Canes blanked by the Wheat Kings

By Lethbridge Herald on March 8th, 2024

By Justin Seward Lethbridge Herald The Brandon Wheat Kings came into the Enmax Centre and blanked the Lethbridge Hurricanes 4-0 on Friday night. “Tonight we squeezed the sticks a little bit offensively and then gave up a couple early,” Bill Peters, Hurricanes head coach. “Not really even early but in the first and got behind ... Read More »

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Hawks on the brink of elimination

By Lethbridge Herald on March 7th, 2024

LETHBRIDGE HERALD The Val Matteoti Golden Hawks U15AAAhockey  team are on the brink of elimination after dropping Game 1 4-3 in overtime to the Airdrie Xtreme on Thursday. Marcus Adamchuk scored at the 11:14 mark of overtime for the Xtreme. Charlie Sarich,  Jensen Marsh and Zain Rains also scored for Airdrie. Colin Fancy, Maxton Okubo ... Read More »

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Kodiaks set to battle at championship

By Lethbridge Herald on March 7th, 2024

By Justin Seward Lethbridge Herald   The Lethbridge College Kodiaks women’s futsal team are set to compete for the banner during the ACAC Championship at Portage College beginning today. The Kodiaks finished second in the South Division with a 7-1-2 record. “The girls took care of business, so they get to represent,” said Sean Carey, ... Read More »

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Van’t Land wins gold at national winter games

By Lethbridge Herald on March 7th, 2024

By Justin Seward Lethbridge Herald Local Special Olympian, Moriah Van’t Land, added to her medal case at the recent Special Olympics Canada Winter Games in Calgary. Van’t Land tied for gold with Ontario’s Brooke Thomas in the Women Level 1 Freeskate category at her first national Winter Games. The 17-year-old, who suffers from hearing loss ... Read More »

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Canes tame Tigers for fourth straight win

By Lethbridge Herald on March 6th, 2024

By Justin Seward Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Hurricanes extended their longest winning streak of the season to four games after beating the Medicine Hat Tigers 5-1 on Wednesday night at the Enmax Centre. The Canes felt they took advantage of a tired Tigers team who had played the night before. “I thought the boys did ... Read More »

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