September 20th, 2018

Local Sports

Canes make training camp cuts

By Kuhl, Nick on September 5th, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Hurricanes announced Tuesday that they have trimmed their roster by nine. The Canes have reassigned forwards Drew Englot, Jett Jones, Nick Dorrington, Jacob Boucher, Zack Stringer, defencemen Joe Arntsen and Jonah Regier, and goaltender Bryan Thomson to their midget clubs. The team has also released forward Brendan Stafford. Lethbridge now has ... Read More »

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Late goal sinks Horns

By Lethbridge Herald on September 4th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com For the second straight day, a late goal handed the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s soccer team another tough loss in an otherwise strong outing. The Horns were edged 2-1 by the Alberta Golden Bears in Canada West action Sunday afternoon at the University of Lethbridge Stadium. With Lethbridge nursing ... Read More »

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Winning Edge seminar set for Thursday at the University of Lethbridge

By Lethbridge Herald on September 4th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Alberta Sport Development Centre Southwest and Vauxhall Academy of Baseball will be hosting a Winning Edge Seminar Thursday evening at the University of Lethbridge. The seminar, which will take place at 7:30 p.m. in room PE 250, will feature a presentation by Talent Development Specialist and Organizational Performance Consultant ... Read More »

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PBA takes the field again

By Woodard, Dale on September 4th, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The weather Monday afternoon didn’t exactly scream “Play ball!” Hoodies, toques and hands jammed into pockets were a common sight at Lloyd Nolan Yard, but it didn’t stop the new and returning members of the Prairie Baseball Academy from taking the field in anticipation of another Canadian College Baseball Conference ... Read More »

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Comets get past the Sabres

By Woodard, Dale on September 2nd, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Raymond Comets football team is off to a 2-0 start to their exhibition portion of the season. Comets quarterback Ty Mazutinec threw for 246 yards and three touchdowns as Raymond downed the Sherwood Park Salisbury Sabres 33-13 Saturday afternoon at Comets Stadium. Tanner Salmon had two catches for 90 yards and a ... Read More »

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Tigers top the Canes

By Woodard, Dale on September 2nd, 2018

Ryan McCracken Medicine Hat news – Taber rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com The Medicine Hat Tigers exacted a bit of pre-season revenge on Saturday at the Taber Civic Centre. After falling in overtime to the Lethbridge Hurricanes Friday at the Enmax Centre, the Tabbies bounced back with a 6-3 victory to set the stage for the season to come ... Read More »

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Pronghorns lose a tough one

By Woodard, Dale on September 2nd, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Sometimes, the Soccer Gods smile upon you. Following a 2-1 loss to the MacEwan Griffins during Canada West action Saturday afternoon at the University of Lethbridge Stadium, the U of L Pronghorns men’s soccer team probably felt like those same Soccer Gods were glaring at them. Kicking off their Canada ... Read More »

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Cardston Cougars downed in Edmonton

By Woodard, Dale on September 2nd, 2018

Lethbridge Herald The Cardston Cougars football team hit the road for some exhibition play on the weekend. The Cougars trekked north to take on Edmonton Austin O’Brien Friday night, but fell 22-8. Taylor Barfuss provided the lone Cougars touchdown, hauling in a pass from quarterback Ty Schaffer. Austen Olsen added one single and one convert ... Read More »

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Showdown looming at Rocky Mountain Turf Club

By Woodard, Dale on September 1st, 2018

Rocky Mountain Turf Club Trainer Lyle Magnuson and jockey Larris Allen picked up leading trainer and jockey awards this spring at Rocky Mountain Turf Club. During the summer at Evergreen Park in Grande Prairie, trainer Nellie Pigeau beat out Lyle Magnuson for leading trainer and jockey Blandford Steward beat out Larris Allen for leading jockey. ... Read More »

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Canes edge Tigers in OT

By Woodard, Dale on September 1st, 2018

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Let the game-time auditions begin. The Lethbridge Hurricanes and Medicine Hat Tigers took that first step Friday night, kicking off their preseasons in a back-and-forth affair that fittingly went to overtime before the Canes snagged a 5-4 win in Western Hockey League play at the Enmax Centre. As both teams’ ... Read More »

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Vandervlis discharged from hospital

By Woodard, Dale on September 1st, 2018

Lethbridge Herald After 11 weeks in Foothills Hospital in Calgary, Hurricanes assistant captain Ryan Vandervlis was discharged on Friday. Vandervlis was injured in a campfire accident on June 15 where he suffered burns to 50 to 60 per cent of his body and was in the ICU for nearly four weeks before being transferred to ... Read More »

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