April 14th, 2021

Local Sports

Pronghorns taking aim in fundraiser

By Dale Woodard on February 3rd, 2021

LETHBRIDGE HERALDsports@lethbridgeherald.com Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com In her first three years with the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns women’s basketball team, there was always one special game for Amy Mazutinec and her teammates. At least wardrobe-wise. In that particular game, the team would don pink for the Horns annual Shoot For The Cure fundraiser to ... Read More »

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Hurricanes ready for puck drop, again

By Herald on January 28th, 2021

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The Western Hockey League — or at least a part of it — is returning after nearly a year away. Fortunately for the Lethbridge Hurricanes, that includes them and the rest of the Central Division. On Thursday, the WHL announced it had been granted approval by the Government of Alberta ... Read More »

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Plume fondly remembered; former Hurricanes defenceman passes away

By Herald on January 22nd, 2021

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com A well-liked, solid defenceman who played the game the right way. That is how former Lethbridge Hurricane blue-liner Clay Plume is remembered by athletic therapist Gord Watt. Plume, a product of Standoff, passed away Tuesday at the age of 37. Plume played for the Hurricanes in the Western Hockey League ... Read More »

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Hurricanes break even for past season

By Herald on January 19th, 2021

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Despite having their regular season cut short combined with their entire playoff run being iced due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Lethbridge Hurricanes’ bottom line didn’t get checked too hard in the 2019-20 Western Hockey League season. In fact, they pretty much broke even. Though the pandemic wiped out the ... Read More »

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Cozens posts assist in NHL debut

By Herald on January 15th, 2021

BUFFALO – ASSOCIATED PRESS T.J. Oshie had a goal and two assists in Peter Laviolette’s debut as Washington’s coach and the Capitals opened the season with a 6-4 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Thursday night. Making his NHL debut, former Lethbridge Hurricanes captain Dylan Cozens posted an assist on Buffalo’s second goal for his first ... Read More »

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Hurricanes reflect on shortened 2020

By Herald on January 14th, 2021

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Welcome to the 2020 edition of the Lethbridge Hurricanes, the year that was. Or was it the year that wasn’t? Whatever it was, it featured double gold medals at the World Junior Championship, the return of a familiar face at the trade deadline and a Canes defenceman putting up league-leading ... Read More »

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History served by Kodiaks; men’s volleyball success highlights college’s sports year

By Herald on January 11th, 2021

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com So how strong was the Lethbridge College Kodiaks men’s volleyball team last year? Put it this way, not even a pandemic could stop them. In 2020, program history was made as a result as the Kodiaks Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference silver medal – earned on home court at the Val ... Read More »

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Horns reflect on COVID-affected 2020

By Herald on January 8th, 2021

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com In a COVID-19-shortened 2020, it was just as much about what the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns did on the court as much as they did off of it. As the calendar turned to March and with some sports still going, the pandemic sent Horns athletics to the locker room a ... Read More »

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Doty heading south

By DALE WOODARD on January 6th, 2021

Andrew Doty is taking his career to Vegas. The Lethbridge Hurricanes announced Monday that Doty, one of the team’s assistant coaches, is on the move south of the border, hired as the Video Coach for the Henderson Silver Knights, the American Hockey League affiliate of the Las Vegas Golden Knights, in their inaugural season. And ... Read More »

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Lethbridge’s Ridly Greig signs with Ottawa Senators

By Herald on December 31st, 2020

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The pen has been put to the paper and Ridly Greig’s National Hockey League journey is officially underway. After being selected by the Ottawa Senators in the first round and 28th overall in the 2020 NHL draft Oct. 6, the Lethbridge product and forward for the Brandon Wheat Kings of ... Read More »

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Canada West cancels championships

By LETHBRIDGE HERALD on December 18th, 2020

The Canada West swimming and track and field championships are the latest COVID-19 casualties, while a decision on curling is pending. Canada West announced Thursday the cancellation of its 2020-21 swimming and track and field championship and deferred a decision on the 2020-21 curling championships to a later date. Calgary was slated to host the ... Read More »

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