July 22nd, 2018

Sports

Local Sports

  • Cubs to open HJHL season against new team

    Medicine Hat News While the Medicine Hat Cubs are undergoing a transition, they’re going to start their exhibition season against a brand new team in the Heritage Junior B Hockey League. New Cubs president Dave Kowalchuk announced Thursday that Medicine Hat will host the expansion Lomond Lakers in a pre-season game Friday, Sept. 14, 7:30 [...] Read More »

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  • Monarchs stay hot with sweep of Butte Miners

    Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat Moose Monarchs rallied for back-to-back victories over the Butte Miners on the road Friday to push their American Legion Baseball AA record to 15-20-1 with two games left on the regular season docket. After taking a 7-4 victory in the first game thanks in part to a four-run sixth [...] Read More »

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  • Dovichak leads Bulldogs with three medals at Masters

    Medicine Hat News Jayel Dovichak led the Medicine Hat Bulldogs Track Club to a strong weekend at the Masters Championships after taking home a silver and two bronze medals from the Calgary meet. Dovichak took home silver in the midget high jump and bronze in the 300-metre dash and 80-metre hurdles, but Dovichak wasn’t the [...] Read More »

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  • Hatter Andi Suhai cracks two provincial ball squads

    Medicine Hat News Andi Suhai is set to represent her province on the national stage with not one, but two separate Albertan ball teams. The Medicine Hat junior AA All Star was named to both of Team Alberta’s 14-under and 16-under baseball teams ahead of the Western Canada Championships and Canadian Invitational Championships, respectively. The [...] Read More »

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  • One step closer to history

    rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Mavericks took one step closer to making Western Major Baseball League history with a 9-1 blowout victory over the Brooks Bombers on Friday at Athletic Park. With a league-leading 31-7 record, the Mavericks have already tied Medicine Hat’s third-best win total in franchise history — a mark set back in [...] Read More »

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National Sports

  • Timbers tie Impact 2-2, increase MLS unbeaten streak to 13

    PORTLAND, Ore. – Portland’s Diego Valeri scored the lone second-half goal and the Timbers tied the Montreal Impact 2-2 on Saturday night to increase their MLS unbeaten streak to 13 games. Saphir Taider and Matteo Mancosu scored for Montreal in the first half. Portland’s Samuel Armenteros had his seventh goal in nine games. It was [...] Read More »

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  • Montreal QB Drew Willy leaves game against Calgary with hand injury

    CALGARY – Montreal Alouettes quarterback Drew Willy left Saturday’s 25-8 loss against the Calgary Stampeders and didn’t return because of a hand injury requiring stitches. Willy, who completed a four-yard pass to Ernest Johnson on his final snap, was seen shaking his right hand at one point in the game before eventually heading to the [...] Read More »

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  • Bo Levi Mitchell, Stampeders beat Alouettes to start season 5-0

    CALGARY – Eric Rogers and Kamar Jorden caught touchdown passes from quarterback Bo Levi Mitchell to lead the Calgary Stampeders to a 25-8 win over the Montreal Alouettes on Saturday. Rene Paredes kicked three field goals in front of 26,440 fans at McMahon Stadium and Rob Maver had a single for the Stampeders (5-0), who [...] Read More »

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  • Montreal QB Drew Willy leaves game against Calgary with apparent injury

    CALGARY – Montreal Alouettes quarterback Drew Willy left Saturday’s game against the Calgary Stampeders with an apparent hand injury. Willy, who completed a four-yard pass to Ernest Johnson on his final snap, was seen shaking his right hand at one point in the game before eventually heading to the Montreal locker-room early in the second [...] Read More »

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  • Canadian women finish seventh at Rugby Sevens World Cup in San Francisco

    SAN FRANCISCO – The Canadian women finished seventh at Rugby Sevens World Cup tournament in San Francisco on Saturday after beating Russia 22-10. Earlier on Saturday, Canada lost to Spain 26-14 in a game to play for fifth place. The women’s team was eliminated from title contention Friday when it lost on the final play [...] Read More »

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