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Hat Sports Podcast Volume 28

By Sean Rooney on May 8th, 2015

In this special edition of the podcast, reporter Ryan McCracken and editor Sean Rooney talk about the day that was at the WHL bantam draft, where the Tigers chose Kamloops Junior Blazers Tier 1 forward Ryan Chyzowski with their first pick at 17th overall. As always we welcome feedback, including topic suggestions, guest suggestions and ... Read More »

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Butcher out for Game 4

By Ryan McCracken on April 2nd, 2015

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken  RED DEER Medicine Hat Tigers right winger Chad Butcher is likely to miss tonight’s Game 4 against the Red Deer Rebels due to a hand injury sustained blocking a shot in the first period of Wednesday’s 2-1 loss in Red Deer. “It’s a little sore right now,” said Butcher, who was seen wearing ... Read More »

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Hat Sports Podcast Volume 21

By Sean Rooney on March 20th, 2015

After a long hiatus, Sean and Ryan are back to talk about the viral Medicine Hat College Rattlers story and the final regular season home game for the Medicine Hat Tigers. As always, we love to hear feedback. Who you want to hear on the podcast, what we should talk about, what you liked and ... Read More »

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Tigers top Oil Kings 6-3

By medicinehatnews on March 14th, 2015

The Medicine Hat Tigers hung onto control of top spot in the Western Hockey League’s Central Division with a 6-3 win over the Edmonton Oil Kings Saturday at The Arena. Tigers leading point-scorer Trevor Cox lifted Medicine Hat to an early lead on a five-on-three power play with a shot over the shoulder of Oil ... Read More »

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Ammonia leak closes Kinplex Saturday

By Charles Lefebvre on November 29th, 2014

Medicine Hat News The Kinplex was closed on Saturday due to an ammonia leak. The leak occurred overnight between Friday and Saturday, and the Medicine Hat Fire Department’s Hazardous Materials Response Team responded to assess the situation. The leak was isolated and repaired by Saturday morning. ,/p> Due to the danger of inhaling ammonia, all ... Read More »

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UPDATED: Mavericks win WMBL championship

By Charles Lefebvre on August 16th, 2014

CHARLES LEFEBVRE clefebvre@medicinehatnews.com Twitter: MHNLefebvre The excitement among the 1,184 fans packed into Athletic Park was electric by the ninth inning, with one out left. The Medicine Hat Mavericks were ahead and needed one more out to secure the Western Major Baseball League Championship, their first championship since 2003. The team had made it to ... Read More »

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Mavericks eye sweep of Miller Express

By Ryan McCracken on August 2nd, 2014

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com@MHNMcCrackenA six-run fourth inning powered the Medicine Hat Mavericks to a 10-8 victory and a 2-0 series lead over the Moose Jaw Miller Express at Athletic Park on Saturday. After opening the scoring at 1-0 on a passed ball in the first inning, the Mavericks exploded into the fourth, posting six hits and a walk ... Read More »

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Brian Varga: Minor hockey early registration deadline June 30

By Sean Rooney on June 29th, 2014

This submitted column from Medicine Hat Minor Hockey Association general manager Brian Varga was intended to run in the News this past week. We apologize for not getting it in and are posting it here even though it’s late. Minor Hockey Update. On June 30th it will be Medicine Hat Minor Hockey Association last day ... Read More »

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Rattlers hire second coach in a month

By Sean Rooney on June 24th, 2014

SEAN ROONEY  srooney@medicinehatnews.com Medicine Hat College has its second new women’s volleyball coach in less than a month. The Rattlers had announced May 29 that University of Alberta assistant Chantelle Lamotte was taking over from Fernando Pardo, who coached the team to a winless record in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference play this past season. On ... Read More »

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Mavericks split doubleheader with Red Sox

By Sean Rooney on June 15th, 2014

Big final innings gave the Medicine Hat Mavericks and Regina Red Sox a win each during their Sunday doubleheader at Athletic Park. Following a rainout Saturday the teams played two seven-inning contests on Father’s Day, the first a 5-4 walk-off win for the hosts and the second a 9-3 win for the visitors. Down 4-2 ... Read More »

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