December 18th, 2018

Local Sports

Minor hockey: Blame us, the midget 15’s lost

By None on December 11th, 2018

Medicine Hat News Leave it to the media to jinx a good streak. No sooner had the News written a big headline last week noting that the South East Athletic Club midget 15-year-old team hadn’t lost in a month, that the Tigers lost their very next game. At Hockey Hounds Arena Friday night, SEAC dropped ... Read More »

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Mohawks, Colts win tournaments

By None on December 11th, 2018

Medicine Hat News Medicine Hat basketball teams posted a solid set of weekend results, including two on home court. Both of Hat High’s varsity basketball teams wound up in their respective finals in the Green and White Classic Saturday evening. In the boys final, the Mohawks beat Calgary’s Lester B. Pearson Patriots 84-79. Eidan Jonker ... Read More »

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Locals shine at kickboxing tournament

By Ryan McCracken on December 10th, 2018

Medicine Hat News Kickboxers of all ages were out in full force for a tournament at Southern Alberta Combative Arts on Saturday. Six members of the local club battled their way to gold while four more ended up the podium in an action packed day of bouts that featured athletes from across Southern Alberta and ... Read More »

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Cubs collect three points through weekend homestand

By Ryan McCracken on December 10th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Travelodge Cubs shook off a stinging 6-5 overtime loss to the High River Flyers and rallied to a 6-3 victory over the Blackfalds Wranglers on Sunday at the Kinplex to close out their weekend homestand with three points. Cooper Hilworth potted a pair and added an assist while the defence ... Read More »

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Tigers benefiting from big shake-up

By Ryan McCracken on December 10th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Tigers are reaping the benefits of a significant shake-up. After a stagnant offensive performance in last week’s 4-1 loss to the Brandon Wheat Kings, Tigers head coach Shaun Clouston opted to mix up his forward lines. While it resulted in the separation of long-time trio Ryan Jevne, Tyler Preziuso and ... Read More »

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Hamblin leads by example in win over Pats

By Ryan McCracken on December 8th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken James Hamblin led by example on Saturday night at the Canalta Centre. The Medicine Hat Tigers captain sprawled out in the crease to prevent a goal in the first period then scored shorthanded in the second to help shake off an early deficit and hand the Regina Pats their eighth straight loss in ... Read More »

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Seven strong

By Ryan McCracken on December 8th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Medicine Hat Tigers head coach and general manager Shaun Clouston says the team will be utilizing seven defencemen for the time being following the return of blueliner Joel Craven, the re-assignment of winger Dawson Heathcote and a lingering injury to centre Elijah Brown. Brown has been missing from the lineup since suffering a ... Read More »

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Tigers hoping to ride scoring depth into Saturday’s matchup against Pats

By Ryan McCracken on December 8th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Tigers are hoping to bring some scoring depth back to the Canalta Centre for Saturday’s matchup against the Regina Pats. The Tabbies have gone 4-2-0-0 through the past six games, most recently including a 2-2-0-0 East Division road trip, and a varied attack has been at the centre of that ... Read More »

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Hounds hold Taber to 12 shots

By Ryan McCracken on December 8th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Defence made the difference on Friday night at the Kinplex. Medicine Hat Hounds blueliner Caleb Irvine potted a hat trick while helping limit the Taber Golden Suns to 12 shots in an eventual 4-0 victory — pushing the Hounds to within three points of the Lethbridge Hurricanes for the top of the South ... Read More »

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Karate duo medal in Ireland

By None on December 8th, 2018

srooney@medicinehatnews.com @MHNRooney Making it to Ireland was a feat in itself, so when Dat Le and Kade Kleinknecht came back from the World Karate Commission’s World Championships with medals, that was just a bonus. Le, 19 and Kleinknecht, 17, competed at the event last month and brought home plenty more than hardware, however. “Other than ... Read More »

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