December 18th, 2017

Local Sports

Cubs split another weekend

By None on December 18th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The month of December is going a lot better than November did for the Medicine Hat Cubs. After picking up just one win last month, the Cubs were able to pick up their third win of December with a couple big games this weekend. Saturday saw the team play host to the ... Read More »

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Tigers snap losing skid in Edmonton

By Ryan McCracken on December 18th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Christmas came early for the Medicine Hat Tigers on Saturday at Rogers Place. Entering their final game before the holiday break on the heels of a four-game losing skid, Mark Rassell stepped up to give his team a gift with a 4-3 shootout winner against the Edmonton Oil Kings. “It feels really good. ... Read More »

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Tigers snap skid in shootout

By Ryan McCracken on December 16th, 2017

Christmas came early for the Medicine Hat Tigers on Saturday at Rogers Place. Entering their final game before the holiday break on the heels of a four-game losing skid, Mark Rassell stepped up to give his team a gift with a 4-3 shootout winner against the Edmonton Oil Kings. While Medicine Hat’s early struggles continued ... Read More »

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Helping out during the holidays

By Mo Cranker on December 16th, 2017

mcranker@medicinehatnews.com @MHNmocranker A local ringette team is trying to do its part to spread some holiday cheer this Christmas season. The girls of the U14A Tropics have decided to help out the Medicine Hat Women’s Shelter Society’s Adopt a Family program to help get three single-parent families gifts for the holiday year. On top of ... Read More »

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Tigers fall to Rebels on home ice

By Ryan McCracken on December 16th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Tigers will be left with just one chance to shake off a losing skid before the break after Friday’s 4-1 setback at the hands of the Red Deer Rebels. Rebels goaltender Ethan Anders turned aside 27 shots to knock Red Deer off an 11-game losing streak while stretching Medicine Hat’s ... Read More »

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Rebels hand Tigers fourth straight loss

By Ryan McCracken on December 15th, 2017

The Medicine Hat Tigers will be left with just one chance to shake off a losing skid before the break after Friday’s 4-1 setback at the hands of the Red Deer Rebels. Rebels goaltender Ethan Anders turned aside 27 shots to knock Red Deer off an 11-game losing streak while stretching Medicine Hat’s to four ... Read More »

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Training Matters: Balancing sport and life, What’s Important Now?

By None on December 15th, 2017

Goal setting, performance planning, and regular check-ins with your coaches and trainers are all essential steps to help keep you on track. Achieving success is not a straight line where hard work over time is directly correlated to the desired outcome. Success is a squiggly line that, hopefully, keeps moving in the direction of your ... Read More »

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Metz named to AWG roster

By Mo Cranker on December 15th, 2017

mcranker@medicinehatnews.com @MHNmocranker Matayah Metz’s last hockey practice was a little more than working on her skating, shooting and passing. While she was at practice with her Lethbridge Cyclones teammates, the 14-year-old got a phone call from Hockey Alberta, giving her the news she would be playing on one of the 2018 women’s teams. “I was ... Read More »

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Tigers shift focus back to Central Division

By Ryan McCracken on December 15th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken After a grueling stretch of 13 consecutive games against opponents from different divisions — one that included five contests against CHL Top 10 teams —the Medicine Hat Tigers are finally turning their attention back to the Central. Medicine Hat has struggled with a 4-7-2-0 record through the span, but after allowing the first ... Read More »

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Pachan leads AMAC with five medals at UCSC Holiday Classic

By Ryan McCracken on December 14th, 2017

Medicine Hat News Maria Pachan led the Alberta Marlin Aquatic Club to an unforgettable performance in the pool this weekend in Calgary. The 11-year-old swimmer collected five medals, including a pair of gold, while her teammates added eight more at the UCSC Holiday Classic. Pachan won gold in the 50-metre butterfly and 200-metre breaststroke, as ... Read More »

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