March 31st, 2020

Local Sports

Pronghorn swimmers compete at U SPORTS championships

By Jensen, Randy on February 26th, 2020

Lethbridge Herald The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns swim team was represented by a five-athlete contingent at the U SPORTS Championships hosted by the University of Victoria last weekend. On the men’s side, Adam Stromberg, Tom Utas and Raine Arden put on the laps for the Horns, while Emilia Hesterman and Tricia Fair competed on the ... Read More »

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Harris scores 30 as Zeniths upend Churchill Bulldogs

By Yoos, Cam on February 26th, 2020

LETHBRIDGE HERALD Magrath Zeniths downed the Winston Churchill Bulldogs 103-72 in Southern Alberta 4A Boys Basketball League action on Tuesday. Zeniths (6-4) were led by Chase Harris with 30 points while Colton Finck added 19. Garrett Stock and Kobe Thompso chipped in with 14 and 12 points respectively while Cody Tollestrup and Mac Strong had ... Read More »

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Zone 1 Alberta Winter Games medallists

By Yoos, Cam on February 26th, 2020

Zone 1 medallists at the Alberta Winter Games in Airdrie Listed are names (in alphabetical order), home town, event and medal Zakhary Adelman, Lethbridge, speed skating T2T 11-12 male individual, bronze Philip Allen, Coaldale, judo male over 55kg to 60kg, silver Loic Beaton, Lethbridge, judo male over 40kg to 45kg, gold Tamryn Bly, Lethbridge, wrestling ... Read More »

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Taber’s Davidson among NHL trade deadline moves

By Woodard, Dale on February 25th, 2020

Lethbridge Amid a flurry of activity at the NHL trade deadline, a local player was among the transactions. The Calgary Flames traded Taber product and defenceman Brandon Davison to the San Jose Sharks for future considerations as the 1 p.m., local time, trade deadline ticked down Monday afternoon. Davidson played seven games with the Flames ... Read More »

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Latrace repeats as Canada West long jump champion

By Woodard, Dale on February 25th, 2020

Lethbridge Herald Sandra Latrace repeated with one Canada West title, but couldn’t manage a repeat in the other. The fourth-year jumper/sprinter for the University of Lethbridge Pronghorns track and field team won her fourth consecutive gold medal in the long jump with a leap of 5.97 metres, but placed third in the 60-metre race to ... Read More »

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Putzi floors ’em

By Woodard, Dale on February 25th, 2020

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com Lauren Putzi left it all on the floor. She floored the judges and the competition as well as the 13-year-old gymnast with the West Wind Gymnastics Club tumbled her way to an Alberta Winter Games gold medal last weekend in Airdrie. Competing over the course of two days, Putzi made ... Read More »

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Tran/Sluchinski rink wins mixed title

By Woodard, Dale on February 25th, 2020

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com It’s a crazy sport, that mixed doubles curling. But this much is certain: the Calgary rink of Brittany Tran and Aaron Sluchinski are making the adjustment just fine. They’ll now take that giant learning curve to the national level after defeating fellow Calgary rink Gregg Hamilton and Kayla Skrlik 9-4 ... Read More »

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Golden Hawks start playoffs tonight

By Woodard, Dale on February 25th, 2020

Lethbridge Herald The Lethbridge Val Matteotti bantam AAA Golden Hawks second season starts tonight. The Golden Hawks wrapped up their regular season on a winning note, doubling the Calgary Bisons 4-2 Sunday afternoon at Nicholas Sheran Arena. The Golden Hawks lost 10-2 to the day before in Calgary to the Flames and finish the regular ... Read More »

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Horns fall to Golden Bears

By Woodard, Dale on February 24th, 2020

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com The University of Lethbridge Pronghorns men’s basketball team threw everything they had at their 19-1 opponent. But in the end that team with the impressive record prevailed as the Pronghorns fell short 92-81 to the Alberta Golden Bears in the winner-take-all Canada West quarter-finals Saturday afternoon in Edmonton. The Canada ... Read More »

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Kodiaks women’s volleyball goes out on a winning note

By Woodard, Dale on February 24th, 2020

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com\ The Lethbridge College Kodiaks women’s volleyball team won’t be advancing to the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference playoffs. That didn’t stop them from ending the season with a win. Facing the Briercrest Clippers in their regular season finale Saturday afternoon at the Val Matteotti Gymnasium, the Kodiaks rolled to a 3-0 ... Read More »

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Kodiaks serve up number one seed

By Woodard, Dale on February 24th, 2020

Dale Woodard Lethbridge Herald sports@lethbridgeherald.com As this year’s host of the Alberta College Athletic Conference men’s volleyball championship, the Lethbridge College Kodiaks spot was automatically secured. Not that they wanted to hang their hats on that, nor did they. Instead, as the Kodiaks wrapped up the ACAC regular season Saturday afternoon at the Val Matteotti ... Read More »

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