December 18th, 2018

Local Sports

Mohawks’ Maser going to U of R

By Sean Rooney on December 8th, 2018

srooney@medicinehatnews.com @MHNRooney It was just a stroke of a pen, but Justin Maser had a hard time putting the moment of signing to play university football into words. The Hat High linebacker committed to the University of Regina Rams Friday, joining fellow Mohawks alumnus Travis Semenok on a team that could well have more Gas ... Read More »

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Crusaders pull away from Talons late

By Sean Rooney on December 8th, 2018

Medicine Hat News A comeback from the Eagle Butte Talons fell short in a Southeast Basketball Conference contest in Dunmore Wednesday. After rallying to tie Brooks’ St. Joseph’s Collegiate 60-60 through three quarters in the varsity boys game, the host Talons couldn’t keep up the momentum and fell 92-78. St. Joseph’s Ryan Dick scored 13 ... 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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Pickleball goes indoors for latest tourney

By None on December 7th, 2018

Medicine Hat News Medicine Hat’s pickleball community held a new tournament last month, and as you’d expect they held it indoors. The Fall Mixed Doubles Pickleball Tournament took place Nov. 17 at Hillcrest Church’s gymnasium. In the advanced division, Wanda Lazar and Cory Streifel beat the team of Carolynn Snyder and Kerry Buss. As for ... Read More »

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Cubs to ice two all-stars

By Ryan McCracken on December 7th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Travelodge Cubs will be led onto the ice by a pair of all-stars as they host the High River Flyers and Blackfalds Wranglers at the Kinplex this weekend. The Cubs announced Wednesday that forwards Noah Irvine and Chandler Aleman will represent the Southern Division at the Heritage Junior Hockey League ... Read More »

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Segall Says: Pitman had an amazing summer

By None on December 7th, 2018

Ethan Pitman, new to the Alberta Sport Development Centre — Southeast’s Athlete Enhancement Program this year, had a summer to remember. He participated in the Whitecaps FC soccer camp when it came to Medicine Hat. During this camp, he took part in a skills competition. Out of 5,000 participants across Canada, his results put him ... Read More »

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Mohawks’ Skelton added to Football Alberta’s under-17 team coaching staff

By None on December 7th, 2018

Medicine Hat News Quinn Skelton has quite a coaching resume, and he’s got another line to add. The long-time Hat High football guru was named to Football Alberta’s under-17 staff on Tuesday, which will take a team to Maui for the Pacific Challenge next August. Skelton confirmed the appointment is for three years, and it ... Read More »

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Sø excited for the holidays

By Ryan McCracken on December 7th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Mads Søgaard has answered the call from his country Wednesday morning. The 17-year-old Medicine Hat Tigers goaltender earned an invitation to Denmark’s IIHF World Junior Championship selection camp after a stellar start to his Western Hockey League career and says the news has only inspired him to up his game even further with ... Read More »

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Tigers send Heathcote home

By None on December 7th, 2018

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat Tigers re-assigned winger Dawson Heathcote to the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League’s Nanaimo Buccaneers Thursday. Heathcote, an 18-year-old Nanaimo product, had two assists with a minus-9 rating in 27 games on Medicine Hat’s fourth line this season. He joins a junior B club that’s 14-9-1-1 entering action Thursday. Fox ... Read More »

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Mortlock makes Games roster

By None on December 6th, 2018

Medicine Hat News Medicine Hat’s Jordan Mortlock is going to the Canada Winter Games. The 17-year-old who’s played in Kelowna with the Pursuit of Excellence team in high school was named to Alberta’s under-18 roster for the 2019 Games in Red Deer. The defenceman played at home through bantam AAA with the South East Athletic ... Read More »

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