November 21st, 2019

Local Sports

Road swing going swell for the Tigers

By Medicine Hat News on November 9th, 2019

The Medicine Hat Tigers improved to 3-1-0-0 on their B.C. Division road trip with a wild 8-5 victory over the Kelowna Rockets on Friday at Prospera Place. Jonathan Brinkman and Tyler Preziuso both finished the night with three points, while eight different Tigers lit the lamp in the barn-burning victory. Rockets winger Kobe Mohr kicked ... Read More »

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Heavyweights advance to play for gold

By RYAN MCCRACKEN on November 9th, 2019

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com@MHNMcCracken Cole Sillinger will be playing for a medal on Saturday at the Canalta Centre, just not the one he wanted. The 16-year-old Team Canada White centre was held off the scoresheet in a 7-3 semifinal loss to the United States at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge on Friday in Medicine Hat. While there was ... Read More »

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Canada White to play for bronze following semifinal loss to U.S.A.

By Ryan McCracken on November 8th, 2019

Cole Sillinger will be playing for a medal on Saturday at the Canalta Centre, just not the one he wanted. The 16-year-old Team Canada White centre was held off the scoresheet in his team’s 7-3 loss to the U.S.A in Friday’s World Under-17 Hockey Challenge semifinal in Medicine Hat. As a result, Canada White will ... Read More »

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School still top of mind at U-17 hockey challenge

By RYAN MCCRACKEN on November 8th, 2019

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com@MHNMcCracken Hockey isn’t the only challenge players are facing this week in Medicine Hat and Swift Current. Given that everyone competing at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge is enrolled in high school, Hockey Canada has made a point of ensuring its players remain focused on every task at hand – from the battle for global ... Read More »

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Russia reasserts itself

By RYAN MCCRACKEN on November 8th, 2019

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com@MHNMcCracken The Russians are one step closer to reclaiming their crown. Despite being held to just a single win in the round robin stage, the reigning champions rallied to stun Canada Black with an 8-4 victory in Thursday’s World Under-17 Hockey Challenge quarter-final at the Canalta Centre. “It sucks,” said Canada Black captain Shane Wright, ... Read More »

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Colts claim league volleyball crown

By Medicine Hat News on November 8th, 2019

The roller coaster of emotions was palpable but it ended on a high note for the host Monsignor McCoy Colts. Up after a great first set, down as the Crescent Heights Vikings dominated the second. Back up on an early third-set lead, back down as the Vikings refused to quit. Finally, Makayla Clarke’s kill gave ... Read More »

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Russia stuns Canada Black in U17 quarters

By Ryan McCracken on November 7th, 2019

The Russians are one step closer to reclaiming their crown. Despite being held to just a single win in the round robin stage, the reigning champions rallied to stun Canada Black with an 8-4 victory in Thursday’s World Under-17 Hockey Challenge quarter-final at the Canalta Centre. The result sends Russia to Friday’s semifinal against the ... Read More »

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Tigers pick up win over Cougars

By Medicine Hat News on November 7th, 2019

The Medicine Hat Tigers rode a five-goal second period to a 5-4 win over the Prince George Cougars on Wednesday night at the CN Centre. After falling into a two-goal deficit early in the second, the Tigers struck for five unanswered goals before holding off a third-period push to secure the victory. Mitchell Kohner opened ... Read More »

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Sillinger heads east for all-Canadian matchup

By RYAN MCCRACKEN on November 7th, 2019

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com@MHNMcCracken After leading the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge with five goals through Team Canada White’s three round robin games at the Canalta Centre, Cole Sillinger is taking his talents across the provincial border. The 16-year-old Medicine Hat Tigers forward heads to Swift Current for tonight’s 6 p.m. quarter-final matchup against Canada Red. It will be ... Read More »

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Mohawks check league title off their list of goals

By Medicine Hat News on November 7th, 2019

A dominant season continued with a South East Zone Volleyball League title Wednesday night for the Hat High Mohawks. The varsity boys team had no trouble on home court, blasting away both the Brooks Buffalos and Senator Gershaw Gators to claim first place. After getting a bye to the semifinals, they dominated Brooks in two ... Read More »

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