October 23rd, 2017

Local Sports

Cubs settle for a split

By Ryan McCracken on October 16th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Travelodge Cubs were forced to settle for a split this weekend at the Kinplex. While the Cubs kicked off the weekend with a 7-1 drubbing over the Three Hills Thrashers on Saturday, the Ponoka Stampeders shut down any hope of a streak in a 9-3 blowout Sunday — their first ... Read More »

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CCAA Golf Diary: Rattlers arrive at golf nationals

By Ryan McCracken on October 16th, 2017

Medicine Hat College Rattlers golf coach Trevor Moore will be publishing a daily diary from his team’s experiences at the CanadianCollegiate Athletics Association golf championships in Ontario. Day 1 — Saturday Travel day is always an exhausting one; although not a fun transition, it certainly does set us up to adjust to the new time ... Read More »

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Thriller night

By Ryan McCracken on October 16th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat College Rattlers outlasted the Lethbridge Kodiaks in a five-set nail-biter in Saturday home opener at the Snake Pit to secure a 2-0 start to the Alberta Colleges Athletics Conference season. Five Rattlers finished with seven or more kills while four recorded at least eight digs to rebound from a 2-1 ... Read More »

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Kwahommies take home the title at Crescent Heights volleyball tournament

By Ryan McCracken on October 16th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The Hat High Kwahommies took home the title at the Crescent Heights girls volleyball tournament this weekend. The Kwahommies defeated the higher-seeded Eagle Butte Talons in straight sets to secure the championship, 25-22, 25-15. After finishing 6-2 in Friday’s group stage, the Kwahommies defeated Brooks with a dominant comeback quarter-final victory, 17-25, ... Read More »

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Soccer squads go 2-0 on the road

By Ryan McCracken on October 16th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat College Rattlers women’s soccer team strung together a pair of road victories this weekend to extend their winning streak to four games. The Rattlers outlasted the Red Deer College Queens 2-0 on Saturday and followed it up with a 1-0 defensive battle against the Lakeland Rustlers to improve their ... Read More »

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Mohawks fall to Strathmore

By Ryan McCracken on October 14th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The Hat High Mohawks were dealt their first Rangeland Football Conference loss in three years Friday night in Strathmore. The Spartans brought their best to the gridiron and outlasted the reigning RFC champions in a 27-23 nailbiter to close out the regular season. Lachlan Hardiker kicked three field goals while Tanner Winter ... Read More »

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Rattlers women lose in Lethbridge

By Mo Cranker on October 14th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat College girl’s volleyball team fell in Lethbridge Friday evening. The Rattlers squared off with Kodiaks at 6 p.m. at Lethbridge College, falling three sets to two (25-22, 25-17, 25-20, 27-25, 15-10.) Amber Stigter lead the way with 17 kills. Rachel Stewart had 46 assists on the night, while Shaya ... Read More »

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Tigers’ power play comes alive in win over Blades

By Ryan McCracken on October 13th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com Twitter: MHNMcCracken In times of adversity, every opportunity becomes a little more important, especially when it comes to the power play. The Medicine Hat Tigers certainly made the most of their man advantages Friday night at the Canalta Centre, striking five times on seven chances to secure their second straight victory with a 5-2 ... Read More »

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Coehoorn’s Corner: Jeff Osadec to host athletic development presentation at MHC

By Ryan McCracken on October 13th, 2017

We are hosting an amazing speaker at Medicine Hat College on October 19 at 5 p.m. in room S159. Jeff Osadec is a strength and conditioning coach at the Canadian Sport Institute in Calgary; he works specifically with the Canadian Men’s and Women’s National Hockey teams, Water Polo Canada, Canadian Cross Country Ski, and Canada ... Read More »

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Rattlers ready to hit the floor

By Ryan McCracken on October 13th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat College Rattlers men’s volleyball team is set to hit the floor tonight in Lethbridge to start the Alberta Colleges Athletics Conference season against the Kodiaks. While they’ve lost some big names like Isak Helland-Hansen and Joel Kotyk, Rattlers head coach Mark Porter says he expects them to be just as ... Read More »

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