October 19th, 2018

Local Sports

Hollett shuts out Americans

By Ryan McCracken on October 6th, 2018

The Medicine Hat Tigers strung together back-to-back victories for the first time this season with a 2-0 win over the Tri-City Americans on Saturday at the Toyota Center. Jordan Hollett stopped all 26 shots he faced to lock up his first shutout since joining the Tigers last off-season — and the third of his Western ... Read More »

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Same court, new talent

By Ryan McCracken on October 6th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Rattlers calmly collected a 69-39 exhibition victory over the SAIT Trojans on Friday at the Snake Pit with plenty of new faces getting in on the action. Rattlers head coach Clayton Nielsen says this year’s squad features several local players, including a handful of newcomers like Eagle Butte Talons alumnus ... Read More »

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Cubs look to get back on track Saturday

By Ryan McCracken on October 6th, 2018

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat Travelodge Cubs will look back into the Heritage Junior Hockey League’s win column this weekend, but they’ll be in tough against the Coaldale Copperheads. After opening the season with a 1-1 road trip, the Cubs dropped a pair of shutout losses last weekend — a 4-0 loss to the ... Read More »

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Tigers snap five-game slide

By Ryan McCracken on October 5th, 2018

Medicine Hat News Mads Søgaard led the Medicine Hat Tigers back into the win column on Friday night at Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena. The 17-year-old goaltender stopped 39 shots through 65 minutes then turned way all three Chiefs in the shootout to lock up a 3-2 victory and snap his squad’s five-game losing streak south ... Read More »

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Training Matters: Beware of sitting

By None on October 5th, 2018

Sitting is the new smoking! No, it doesn’t turn your teeth yellow, or make your breath smell, it does not directly cause lung cancer or emphysema, and it’s not even remotely addictive. So why the scare tactic comparison? Especially when you consider that smoking is the most preventable cause of death in the world. Is ... Read More »

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Hat High on a mission

By Ryan McCracken on October 5th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Hat High Mohawks shared the wealth on Thursday night at the Methanex Bowl. The Mohawks used touchdowns from six different players to secure a 56-10 victory over the McCoy Colts and push their undefeated Rangeland Football Conference record to 4-0 with two games remaining in the regular season. “It’s a team effort ... Read More »

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Hawks win News Cup as the region’s best bantam football team

By Ryan McCracken on October 5th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Hawks cruised to the News Cup on Thursday night at the Methanex Bowl. The Hawks assumed control of the gridiron early and took over a commanding 34-0 lead at halftime before holding off a spirited comeback attempt to lock up a 55-29 city championship victory over the Medicine Hat Colts. ... Read More »

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Clouston focuses on long-term amid early-season struggles

By Ryan McCracken on October 5th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Medicine Hat Tigers head coach Shaun Clouston is stressing a simple mantra as the team looks to snap a five-game losing skid — trust the process. The Tabbies haven’t found the win column since their season-opener in Lethbridge, but Clouston says the issues can be largely addressed by simplifying their approach to each ... Read More »

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Slice of the Game: Snow’s not over for season

By None on October 4th, 2018

When you combine all the snow we received this week with the current seven-day forecast, it is no surprise that golfers everywhere are wondering if this just happens to be the beginning of the end for the 2018 golf season. This isn’t a rare occurrence for us the past decade, so you can relax, because ... Read More »

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Disappointing start continues

By Ryan McCracken on October 4th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Prince Albert Raiders continued their pursuit of perfection on Wednesday night at the Canalta Centre. Raiders goaltender Ian Scott kept the Medicine Hat Tigers frustrated with 25 saves en route to a 5-1 victory, pushing Prince Albert to a 6-0-0-0 start to the season while handing the Tabbies their fifth consecutive loss. ... Read More »

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