October 20th, 2019


Local Sports

  • Birdie a nice way to go out for Schultz but Rattlers far down leaderboard at golf nationals

    It was certainly a beautiful final day at Continental Golf Course near Montreal, and at least one of the Medicine Hat College Rattlers had a storybook finish. After the third round of nationals was rained out Thursday, the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association championship ended Friday with one Rattler in the top half of their respective [...] Read More »

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  • One for the mantle: Tigers rookie Dru Krebs playing beyond his years

    rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com@MHNMcCracken Dru Krebs made a memory he’ll never forget on Tuesday night at the Canalta Centre. The 16-year-old Medicine Hat Tigers defenceman netted the first goal of his Western Hockey League career in his 11th game on the ice with a well-placed wrist shot in a 3-1 victory over the Saskatoon Blades. Given the time [...] Read More »

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  • Vikings, Mohawks win semis

    rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com@MHNMcCracken The Crescent Heights Vikings believe they can slay the dragon. After picking up a 21-7 victory over the McCoy-Eagle Butte Colts on Friday at the Methanex Bowl, the Vikings find themselves back in the Rangeland Football Conference final against the five-time reigning champion Hat High Mohawks. But Grade 12 defensive back Garrett Little isn’t [...] Read More »

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  • Women felled in five

    In a rowdy gym filled with fans and fellow student-athletes, Medicine Hat College’s women’s volleyball team lost a tough match to the Ambrose University Lions Friday to open their season. The Rattlers won the first and third sets but couldn’t come through as the visitors claimed a 3-2 (24-26, 25-18, 18-25, 25-18, 15-9) victory. A [...] Read More »

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  • Basketball teams look forward to season openers on the road

    All Clayton Nielsen wants for his team this weekend is a win. That’s the obvious line for any coach, but after a winless pre-season the Medicine Hat College Rattlers women’s basketball team might be a little impatient. “The benefit of pre-season is it doesn’t count,” said Nielsen, whose team went 0-7 in the leadup to [...] Read More »

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National Sports

  • Parise scores winner, Wild beat Canadiens 4-3 for 2nd win

    ST. PAUL, Minn. – Zach Parise scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period and the Minnesota Wild won their second game of the season, beating the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 on Sunday. Jason Zucker, Marcus Foligno and Brad Hunt also scored for Minnesota, which matched its highest goal total through eight games this season. [...] Read More »

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  • Canucks get off to fast start, hold on to beat Rangers 3-2

    NEW YORK – Vancouver captain Bo Horvat wanted to set the tone early after a tough loss the previous day. He got the Canucks started with a needed power-play goal and they bounced back with a big road win. Brock Boeser and Jay Beagle scored late in Vancouver’s three-goal first period and the Canucks held [...] Read More »

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  • Andy Murray wins 1st ATP final since hip surgery

    ANTWERP, Belgium – Andy Murray claimed his first ATP tour title for more than 2 1/2 years at the European Open on Sunday in only his sixth singles tournament since returning from hip surgery in January. The 32-year-old Murray rallied to beat fellow three-time Grand Slam champion Stan Wawrinka 3-6, 6-4, 6-4 in the final. [...] Read More »

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  • Liverpool drops first points in 1-1 draw at Man United

    MANCHESTER, England – Adam Lallana scored his first goal in more than two years to rescue a 1-1 draw for Liverpool at Manchester United on Sunday, preserving the Premier League leader’s unbeaten start. Although Liverpool dropped points for the first time since last season in March, Jürgen Klopp’s side still went six points clear after [...] Read More »

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  • Saban: Alabama QB Tagovailoa has procedure for ankle injury

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa has had a procedure for a high ankle sprain and will miss Saturday’s game against Arkansas. Crimson Tide coach Nick Saban says Tagovailoa had what’s known as a “tightrope” procedure on his right ankle Sunday. He says it’s the same injury the 2018 Heisman Trophy runner-up suffered in [...] Read More »

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