February 25th, 2018

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SEAVC under-14’s take bronze

By Medicine Hat News on April 12th, 2017

Medicine Hat News With two losses all season, the South East Alberta Volleyball Club’s under-14 girls were among the best in the province. The SEAVC Black squad finished with a third-place finish at club provincials Sunday, impressively rebounding from a semifinal loss to eke out a third-set win over Lethbridge at the tournament in Edmonton. ... Read More »

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Hurricanes take series lead

By Ryan McCracken on April 12th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken LETHBRIDGE The Medicine Hat Tigers are officially on their heels. Lethbridge Hurricanes forwards Tyler Wong and Giorgio Estephan both scored in the third period to steal away the lead while Stuart Skinner stopped 36 shots to deal Medicine Hat a 5-2 loss and a 2-1 deficit in the Eastern Conference semifinal series. It ... Read More »

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Colts rout Rebels

By Medicine Hat News on April 11th, 2017

Medicine Hat News A busy day of high school baseball Saturday included a pair of wins by Monsignor McCoy’s junior varsity Colts. At home to Taber’s WR Myers Rebels, the Colts put up wins of 14-2 and 18-4 in the afternoon doubleheader, invoking the mercy rule in each. Reese Whelen had a heck of an ... Read More »

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Hurricanes confident they can win from behind

By Medicine Hat News on April 11th, 2017

Dale Woodard Alberta Newspaper Group LETHBRIDGE As they’ve shown in the post-season, the Lethbridge Hurricanes know how to dig themselves out of a deficit. After securing a split with the Medicine Hat Tigers thanks to a 7-4 win in Game 2 of the teams’ WHL Eastern Conference semifinal series Saturday night in Medicine Hat, the ... Read More »

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Tigers hope to bounce back

By Ryan McCracken on April 11th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken When the Medicine Hat Tigers hold true to their systems and stick to their habits, it’s hard for anyone to bring them down. But when they stray from the things that make them successful — something David Quenneville says became painfully evident in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series against the ... Read More »

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Duchess takes overall title from huge tourney

By Medicine Hat News on April 11th, 2017

Medicine Hat News There was a new overall champion at the biggest junior high badminton tournament of the season Saturday. Duchess School, led by three division winners, took the aggregate title at the sixth annual Colts/Dawgs Mega Tournament in Medicine Hat. In the juvenile division — typically Grade 9-aged athletes — Duchess’ Kelsey Voth won ... Read More »

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Talons open high school baseball season with weekend split

By Ryan McCracken on April 10th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Eagle Butte Talons kicked off their Southern Alberta High School Baseball League season with a resounding 19-6 victory over the Maple Creek Red Sox on Saturday at Jefferies Field. While it was followed up with a 1-0 loss to the Vauxhall Vikings, Talons head coach Chad Martin says he’s optimistic about where ... Read More »

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Hatter Coehoorn announces retirement from CFL

By Ryan McCracken on April 10th, 2017

Medicine Hat News Medicine Hat’s Nate Coehoorn is stepping away from the gridiron game. The Hat High Mohawk turned Edmonton Eskimos Grey Cup champion announced Sunday via Twitter and Instagram that he has decided to retire from the Canadian Football League after a six-season career as a wide receiver. “I know I could still play ... Read More »

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The road back to the top

By Ryan McCracken on April 10th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Orin Larsen is determined to ride his way back to the big stage. The 26-year-old bareback rider started his road back to the Canadian Finals Rodeo with an 86-point winning ride on the back of Alley Trail in Sunday’s Broncs and Honky Tonks event. While it was a smaller-scale event than the one ... Read More »

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Hurricanes fight back to even series at 1-1

By Ryan McCracken on April 10th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Lethbridge Hurricanes responded in a big way on Saturday night at the Canalta Centre. Giorgio Estephan scored with seven minutes left in regulation to leave the Medicine Hat Tigers trailing for the first time in the post-season before adding a hat-trick empty netter to escape with a 7-4 victory and even the ... Read More »

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