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Volleyball MVP’s, all-stars named

By Medicine Hat News on November 22nd, 2016

Medicine Hat News It might be the first year in a long, long time —perhaps ever —that no Medicine Hat-area high school volleyball teams are going to provincials. So maybe it was appropriate that the local league’s windup party was held in Brooks Monday, also unheard of in recent memory. Medicine Hat News archives show ... Read More »

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Minor hockey: Tigers bounce back with win on home ice

By Medicine Hat News on November 22nd, 2016

Medicine Hat News The best antidote for a lopsided loss was a quick turnaround and home ice for the South East Athletic Club midget 15-year-old Tigers. After losing 9-0 in Calgary Saturday to the Canucks, the Tigers were able to leave the result in the past and earn a 7-4 win over the Calgary Bruins ... Read More »

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Youth curling camp a hive of activity, energy

By Sean Rooney on November 22nd, 2016

Medicine Hat News Cheryl Bernard has some good memories of Medicine Hat. She made some more and ensured 150 kids made some of their own Saturday. The skip of Canada’s 2010 Olympic curling silver medalists told stories, taught some lessons and posed for dozens of photos at the Medicine Hat Curling Club at her School ... Read More »

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Swimmers speed to medals

By Medicine Hat News on November 22nd, 2016

Medicine Hat News It was a busy weekend for local swimmers as the Alberta Marlin Aquatic Club hosted its annual Skin Technologies Marlin Marquee at the Family Leisure Centre. Nearly 200 swimmers, including dozens from the two local clubs, participated in the event. Unsurprisingly, the medal totals for the Marins and Medicine Hat Waves were ... Read More »

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Inside the CFL: City of Toronto boasts illustrious Grey Cup history

By Medicine Hat News on November 21st, 2016

Sunday’s 104th Grey Cup marks the 48th time it will be played in our biggest city. The first was played there in 1909 when the University of Toronto defeated Toronto Parkdale 26-20. Between 1911 and 1957, Toronto Grey Cups were played at Varsity Stadium, capacity 27,000-plus. From 1959 to 1982, Exhibition Stadium was the venue, ... Read More »

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Upsets abound: Colts, Talons come up short in girls volleyball zone championships

By Ryan McCracken on November 21st, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The McCoy Colts and Eagle Butte Talons girls volleyball teams suffered a pair of stingers in the semifinals of Saturday’s Alberta Schools Athletics Association 3A zone championships at Crescent Heights High School. The pair of local favourites both fell short of the final, and thus a ticket to the provincial championships, but Talons ... Read More »

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Rattlers dethrone Kings

By Ryan McCracken on November 21st, 2016

Medicine Hat News The Kings have been defeated. The Medicine Hat College Rattlers men’s basketball team became the first team to deliver a loss to the Red Deer Kings Saturday thanks in part to a commanding 22-4 first-quarter lead. Michael Farion had 21 points for Medicine Hat in the win, while Pietro de Andrade put ... Read More »

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Tigers basking in depth

By Ryan McCracken on November 21st, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken If it’s not one line, it’s almost sure to be another. The Medicine Hat Tigers have been scoring almost at will through the first two months of the WHL season, and head coach Shaun Clouston says their offensive prowess stems directly from the team’s depth at the forward position. “The depth and being ... Read More »

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Pursuit of Excellence clinches back-to-back Hounds titles

By Ryan McCracken on November 21st, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Kelowna’s Pursuit of Excellence hockey team clinched back-to-back Hockey Hounds Major Bantam Tournament championships Sunday at The Arena with a 6-4 victory over the Burnaby Winter Club. Pursuit forward Jake Neighbours capitalized on a fortuitous bounce off a centering pass late in the third period before Jordan Borysiuk potted an empty netter to ... Read More »

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Rattlers hoops squad rolls over Broncos

By Ryan McCracken on November 19th, 2016

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat College Rattlers men’s basketball team picked up an 89-76 victory over the Broncos Friday at Olds College to work their way back up to .500 after being forced to forfeit their first two wins of the Alberta College Athletics Conference season due to use of an ineligible player. Guard ... Read More »

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