December 15th, 2017

Local Sports

Ringette: Long weekend for under-12’s

By Medicine Hat News on January 11th, 2017

Medicine Hat News After six ringette games in three days it’s safe to say Medicine Hat’s under-12 Element players were exhausted. In particular, goalie Rheagyn Heinrichs. Heinrichs carried the load, facing a total of 162 shots as her team went 3-3 to finish fourth in their division. The weekend started well with wins of 5-1 ... Read More »

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Home teams finish on the podium

By Medicine Hat News on January 10th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The first ever indoor soccer tournament at the Family Leisure Centre ended with all four home teams scoring victories, and two of them taking silver medals. The only thing preventing the other two from being on a podium was the fact their games were all labelled as exhibition. The under-12 and under-14 ... Read More »

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Wrestling tourney brings in 100-plus

By Medicine Hat News on January 10th, 2017

Medicine Hat News More than 100 wrestlers were in Medicine Hat Saturday for a tournament involving teams from as far away as Weyburn and Cochrane. Right in the middle of it was the host Hawks club, with many of them garnering their first-ever victories according to coach Darren Klein. The wrestling scene continues to heat ... Read More »

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Minor hockey: Midget AAA Tigers gain important points in the standings

By Medicine Hat News on January 10th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The South East Athletic Club Tigers have narrowed the gap towards making the playoffs. With eight games left on their schedule, the midget AAA hockey team is six points back of the sixth-place Calgary Northstars following a win and a loss this past weekend. South East put up two strong road efforts, ... Read More »

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Owre’s hat trick was a long time coming

By Ryan McCracken on January 9th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Steven Owre has truly put blood, sweat and tears into his Medicine Hat Tigers career, and on Saturday night — in his 252nd regular season game —it paid off in spectacular fashion with his first-ever hat trick. The 20-year-old Rocklin, Calif. product slipped a shorthanded goal past Vancouver Giants netminder Ryan Kubic with ... Read More »

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Tigers not actively searching with WHL trade dealine approaching

By Ryan McCracken on January 9th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken With the WHL’s Jan. 10 trade deadline just a day away, Medicine Hat Tigers general manager and head coach Shaun Clouston says the team will likely be holding firm. After picking up goaltender Michael Bullion from the Portland Winterhawks and defenceman Jordan Henderson from the Saskatoon Blades in a pair of trades last ... Read More »

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Rattlers men thrive, women keep struggling

By Ryan McCracken on January 9th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat College Rattlers men’s volleyball team improved to 11-3 with their fifth straight victory Saturday on home court. Isak Helland-Hansen had a game-high 13 kills with five digs to help guide the Rattlers to a three-set drubbing over the Ambrose Lions (25-9, 25-17, 25-18) in their return to the court ... Read More »

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Cubs earn three points over weekend

By Ryan McCracken on January 9th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat Cubs came out of a tough weekend with three points to show for their efforts following a 2-1 shootout loss to the Strathmore Venom Saturday on the road and a 5-3 home ice victory over the Three Hills Thrashers on Sunday at the Kinplex. Mat Clement and Ryan Fauth ... Read More »

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Hat junior curlers 2-4

By Medicine Hat News on January 7th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat junior women’s curling rink skipped by McKenna Jones started slow but has picked up the pace at provincials this week. Jones, third Jessica Koch, second Krista Shortridge and lead Kirsten Krassman lost their first three at the Saville Centre in Edmonton but are now 2-4 with one game left ... Read More »

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Tournament kicks off new era in Hat soccer

By Ryan McCracken on January 7th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The stands were packed at the Family Leisure Centre on Friday evening for the start of the Rattlers Athletic Soccer Club Winter Classic girls indoor soccer tournament — the first competitive event of its kind at the newly constructed facility. The Rattlers under-12 squad kicked off the tournament with a rousing 7-4 loss ... Read More »

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