October 23rd, 2017

Local Sports

Cooking skills for the busy athlete

By Ryan McCracken on October 7th, 2017

At Alberta Sport Development Center (ASDC), we help emerging athletes reach the next level of competition. Nutrition is a key element as part of an athlete’s training and competition plan. My role as the ASDC Dietitian is to support athletes to meet their nutrition goals. This includes educating our young athletes, parents, and coaches about ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Tigers take down Pats

By Ryan McCracken on October 6th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Jordan Hollett had a debut to remember. The 18-year-old goaltender stopped 19 shots to lead the Medicine Hat Tigers to a 4-2 victory over the Regina Pats on Friday at the Canalta Centre — bringing an end to the 137-day wait between getting shipped to the Gas City and making his debut against ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Hollett to make debut against former team

By Ryan McCracken on October 6th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The day has finally arrived for Jordan Hollett. After waiting nearly five months since being traded from the Regina Pats to the Medicine Hat Tigers, the 18-year-old netminder is set to make his debut at the Canalta Centre tonight against his former franchise. “I think the excitement just to get my first game ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Tigers hire on Carter Sears as new director of player personnel

By Ryan McCracken on October 6th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Tigers added more than 25 years of scouting experience to their staff Thursday with the hiring of former Winnipeg Jets scout Carter Sears. After two Western Hockey League titles, one Memorial Cup and five seasons as a scout with the Jets, Sears steps in as Medicine Hat’s new director of ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

White hoping for a return to form with hometown Tigers

By Ryan McCracken on October 5th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken After a 19-month hiatus from the Western Hockey League, Jaeger White is ready to prove he still has what it takes to thrive on the ice. A dislocated collarbone forced the 19-year-old Medicine Hat product off the ice near the end of the 2015-16 season. While the road to recovery was an arduous ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Tigers inch closer to final roster

By Ryan McCracken on October 5th, 2017

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Tigers cut their import count down to two on Tuesday with the release of German forward Mick Kohler. The move makes room for the return of Latvian blueliner Kristians Rubins, while officially giving Swedish defenceman Linus Nassen full-time status in the Gas City. “With losing so many players from last ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Mohawks use week to prepare for biggest test of the regular season

By Mo Cranker on October 4th, 2017

mcranker@medicinehatnews.com @MHNmocranker The Medicine Hat High School Mohawks are preparing for what is likely to be the biggest game of their regular season. Hat High will take on the undefeated Crescent Heights High School Vikings, 7 p.m. Friday at the Methanex Bowl, for a clash between Medicine Hat’s two strongest high school football teams this ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Inside the CFL: A tale of two cities

By Ryan McCracken on October 3rd, 2017

When Edmonton defeated Ottawa 27-20 on Aug. 10. They were 7-0 and in first place with a three-point lead over Calgary. Since then, they’ve lost six straight and are sitting fourth. That week two months ago, the Stamps were on a bye. They faced the toughest part of their schedule, two games each against Edmonton ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Minor Hockey: Machan, Moore lead bantam Tigers in stalemate with Royals

By Mo Cranker on October 3rd, 2017

Medicine Hat News The South East Athletic Club Tigers are off to a rough start to the year, going winless in their first five games. The Tigers lost one and tied one game this weekend, falling to a record of 0-3-2 to start up the season. That record is good for fourth in Alberta Midget ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Best in class

By Mo Cranker on October 3rd, 2017

mcranker@medicinehatnews.com @MHNmocranker The drag racing season could not have gone any better for the Toth family. Riley Toth ended the year on top of the Medicine Hat Drag Racing Association’s Pro Bike leaderboard, with a 100-plus point lead on his brother Zach, who finished second. Their father Dave, sitting a little more than 100 points ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!