November 23rd, 2017

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Minor hockey:Tigers fall below .500

By Medicine Hat News on November 15th, 2016

Medicine Hat News For the first time this season the South East Athletic Club Tigers midget AAA team is below the .500 mark. The Tigers dropped the last two games of a four-game homestand to fall to 5-7-2 on the season, a mark that would put them in third place in the Alberta Midget Hockey ... Read More »

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Ineligible player costs Rattlers wins

By Sean Rooney on November 15th, 2016

srooney@medicinehatnews.com @MHNRooney They’re shaping up as one of the best men’s basketball teams Medicine Hat College has ever fielded, but an eligibility error has cost the Rattlers two wins and a knock on their pride. The college’s athletics department said in a press release Monday that the team is forfeiting its first two regular season ... Read More »

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Cubs pick up second win of the season

By Ryan McCracken on November 14th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken A strong weekend ended on a sour note for the Medicine Hat Cubs Sunday at the Kinplex, but head coach JD Gaetan says the 1-1 split will still be a rallying point. The Cubs managed a 6-3 victory over the Ponoka Stampeders on the road Saturday, and put forth a strong effort in ... Read More »

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Home sweet home

By Ryan McCracken on November 14th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken David Quenneville was missing the hometown love. The 19-year-old Medicine Hat Tigers defenceman has been known for his exuberant goal celebrations since becoming a staple with the team two years ago. While he says he’s been trying to keep a more serious tone this season, Quenneville couldn’t help but get involved with some ... Read More »

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Swarmed: Mohawks’ provincial quest ends

By Ryan McCracken on November 14th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Two years ago the Foothill Falcons tasted heartbreak after dropping a one-point game to the Hat High Mohawks on a last-second kickoff single. This time, it was Hat High’s turn for heartbreak. The Falcons shook off a slow start and effectively ended Hat High’s hopes at a provincial championship with a convincing 42-11 ... Read More »

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Rattlers men improve to 3-0 on the hardwood

By Ryan McCracken on November 14th, 2016

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat College Rattlers men’s basketball team kept their season-opening streak rolling Saturday with a 78-65 victory over the Ambrose Lions at the Snake Pit, their third straight since tipping off Alberta Colleges Athletics Conference action last week. Guard Michael Farion and forward Pietro de Andrade shared the load for Medicine ... Read More »

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Finally: Rattlers pick up first win after 0-6 start to ACAC women’s volleyball season

By Ryan McCracken on November 12th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat College Rattlers women’s volleyball team put an 0-6 start to the Alberta Colleges Athletics Conference season behind them on Friday with an emphatic four set win over the Ambrose Lions, 25-21, 22-25, 25-20, 25-19 While Ambrose managed to force a second-set stumble and carry some momentum into the third, the ... Read More »

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Fantillo returns to take on Tigers

By Ryan McCracken on November 12th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken On October 13th, 25 Medicine Hat Tigers and one Saskatoon Blade circled Saturday on their calendars. While it was an initially disappointing day former Tiger Caleb Fantillo, who was traded to Saskatoon in exchange for a sixth round pick in 2019, the 18-year-old forward says he’s loving his time as a blade and ... Read More »

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Rattlers attack ready to try and take down Lions

By Ryan McCracken on November 11th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat College Rattlers men’s volleyball team spent their week preparing for the tall task of taking down the Ambrose Lions. Rattlers head coach Mark Porter says this weekend’s home-and-home series, starting Friday at 8 p.m. in the Snake Pit, poses a handful of challenges — the biggest of which comes in ... Read More »

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Can they beat the best?

By Ryan McCracken on November 11th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Hat High Mohawks may have a perfect run through three straight seasons of Rangeland Football Conference play, but there’s still one ring that eludes them. A shot at the coveted provincial championship ring is still a few wins away for Hat High, but they’ll come to face to face with the reigning ... Read More »

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