September 20th, 2018

Local Sports

Horns men’s hockey tops Red Deer College Kings

By Woodard, Dale on September 8th, 2018

Lethbridge herald The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s hockey team opened their exhibtion schedule with a win. The Horns beat the Red Deer College Kings 4-2 Friday night at Nicholas Sheran Arena. Connor Sanvido, Clint Filbrandt, Russell Maxwell and Taylor Fisher scored for Lethbridge. The teams play again today at 3 p.m. at Nicholas Sheran ... Read More »

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Rebels have a cause

By Woodard, Dale on September 8th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The zero in the loss column looks good for the Taber W.R. Myers Rebels football team in the early going of high school football the season. However, another goose egg is looking pretty good as well for the Tier IV Taber squad. The Rebels downed the Catholic Central Cougars 35-0 ... Read More »

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A little bit of everything

By Woodard, Dale on September 8th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com There isn’t a single place on the rugby field Carolyn McKee doesn’t feel comfortable. As such, the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns women’s rugby team can rest easy knowing that no matter where they slot the third-year veteran, she’ll be right at home. With the Horns set to kick off their ... Read More »

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Young Pronghorns kicking off the season

By Woodard, Dale on September 8th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Erica Augsten can understand if there are some pre-game jitters from her rookie teammates this afternoon. After all, the captain of the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns women’s soccer team has been there. The Pronghorns open their 2018 Canada West season with a pair of games at home, starting today when ... Read More »

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Playing for Payden

By Woodard, Dale on September 7th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge College Kodiaks women’s soccer team will be playing just as much for a teammate on the sidelines as they will be for each other on Saturday. The Kodiaks begin another Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference season this weekend when they take the pitch for their home opener against the ... Read More »

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Alberta Bred Stakes highlight of RMTC weekend

By Woodard, Dale on September 7th, 2018

Rocky Mountain Turf Club There will be plenty of live racing at Rocky Mountain Turf Club this weekend with three days of action. Things kick off tonight at 6 p.m. with six live races on the card. Saturday and Sunday feature eight races each day, with post time at 1:15 p.m. The Alberta Bred Stakes ... Read More »

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Kodiaks copping a new ‘tude

By Woodard, Dale on September 7th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Lethbridge College Kodiaks men’s soccer team has a whole new attitude. They’ll get the chance to bust out that ‘tude Saturday afternoon at the Servus Sports Centre as the Kodiaks open their 2018 Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference season against the SAIT Trojans at 4 p.m. “We’ve got about 10 ... Read More »

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Eagles hold off Falcons

By Woodard, Dale on September 7th, 2018

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS – PHILADELPHIA Matt Ryan to Julio Jones failed again. Jay Ajayi had a pair of touchdown runs, Nick Foles caught another pass to jump-start a sputtering offence and the defending champion Philadelphia Eagles needed another defensive stand to open the season with an 18-12 victory over the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday night. ... Read More »

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Three high school games on the sked today

By Woodard, Dale on September 7th, 2018

Lethbridge A trio of high school football games are on the slate today. It gets started this afternoon in Raymond as the LCI Rams take on Calgary St. Francis in exhibition play at 3 p.m. at Comet Stadium. The action then shifts over to the University of Lethbridge Stadium with a pair of interlocking games. ... Read More »

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High school sports campaigns begin

By Jensen, Randy on September 5th, 2018

This week’s ‘High School Notebook’ column by Dave Wells As I understand it, bells, or perhaps buzzers in many cases, “welcomed” students and teachers back to most area classrooms Tuesday. As far as athletics go, multiple area high school football teams have already played games, while I imagine most volleyball squads are in the midst ... Read More »

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Nystrom embraces new challenge

By Yoos, Cam on September 5th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Murray Nystrom is the new man on campus and behind the bench. He’s also the new guy in town, having arrived in Lethbridge on Friday to take over as the 10th head coach of the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s hockey team. On Tuesday afternoon at the 1st Choice Savings ... Read More »

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