December 15th, 2017

Local Sports

Tigers fired up for Saturday’s Teddy Bear Toss

By Ryan McCracken on December 2nd, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Get those throwing arms ready, it’s time to toss some teddies. The team-wide speculation has begun as to which member of the Medicine Hat Tigers will pot Saturday’s coveted Teddy Bear Toss goal against the Brandon Wheat Kings at the Canalta Centre, and reigning scorer Max Gerlach says he’s hoping it will come ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Ups and downs

By Ryan McCracken on December 2nd, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Tigers won the game but lost a lot more on Friday night at the Canalta Centre. While Linus Nassen played the hero in a 4-3 overtime comeback against the Victoria Royals to snap a three-game losing skid, Hat netminder Jordan Hollett was forced out of the contest after taking a ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Koenig wins Medicine Hat Horseshoe Club Division 1 title

By Ryan McCracken on December 2nd, 2017

Medicine Hat News Vern Koenig was awarded with the Medicine Hat Horseshoe Club’s Division 1 championship at the group’s award dinner this weekend. Koenig took top spot ahead of runner-up Larry Fassnidge, while Doug Sherk took third place. Fassnidge was also named the club’s most improved player. Lloyd Doucette took home the Division 2 title ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Nassen plays the hero in comeback win over Royals

By Ryan McCracken on December 1st, 2017

The Medicine Hat Tigers won the game, but lost a lot more on Friday night at the Canalta Centre. While Linus Nassen played the hero in a 4-3 overtime comeback against the Victoria Royals to snap a three-game losing skid, Hat netminder Jordan Hollett was forced out of the contest after taking a knee to ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Ralko, Burgess removed from Rattlers basketball team

By Ryan McCracken on December 1st, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Collin Ralko and Kieron Burgess are no longer members of the Medicine Hat College Rattlers men’s basketball team. MHC vice president of student development Irlanda Price confirmed Thursday that the two young men charged with assault with a weapon were in fact members of the school’s basketball team, but added they have been ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Clouston on Dorsett: ‘He was one of the fiercest competitors we’ve ever had in Medicine Hat’

By Ryan McCracken on December 1st, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken While former Medicine Hat Tiger Derek Dorsett announced his retirement from the NHL Thursday due to spinal issues stemming from a series of head and neck injuries, Shaun Clouston says his legacy will certainly live on for decades to come. The Tigers head coach and general manager oversaw Dorsett’s Western Hockey League development ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Tigers prepare to host another division leader

By Ryan McCracken on December 1st, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken A hard road isn’t getting easy anytime soon for the Medicine Hat Tigers. The Tigers will look to shake off a three-game losing streak tonight when they welcome the B.C. Division-leading Victoria Royals to the Canalta Centre for a 7:30 p.m. puck drop. While the effort has been where Tigers head coach and ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Training Matters: What to get for the athlete in your life

By Ryan McCracken on December 1st, 2017

With the holiday season approaching everyone is thinking about gift ideas, but what do you get for the athlete in your life? The thing about the Christmas season for everyone, including athletes, is the busy schedules with gift shopping, decorating and attending various holiday functions. For athletes who are training or competing the late nights ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

RASC U18 outlasts Earls in men’s indoor soccer league

By Ryan McCracken on November 30th, 2017

Medicine Hat News The Rattlers Athletic Soccer Club’s under-18 squad upset the Medicine Hat Senior Men’s Indoor Soccer League leading Earls with a 7-4 victory on Sunday at the Family Leisure Centre. Adam Khan potted a hat trick and Austen Heringer, Arlind Musliu, Gerren Oosterhuis and Nick Staruiala added individual markers to pull off the ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Hollett shines, but Tigers fall

By None on November 30th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Jordan Hollett gave the Medicine Hat Tigers everything they needed on Wednesday night at the Canalta Centre but the Portland Winterhawks made sure it didn’t matter. Hollet turned aside 33 shots to keep his team in the contest against the U.S. Division-leading Winterhawks, but the Tigers were unable to find an equalizer on ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!