June 15th, 2021


Local Sports

  • Hawks return to the gridiron

    The Medicine Hat High School Hawks football team was out on the school’s field Thursday evening for its first spring camp session with no restrictions. Alberta entered Stage 2 of its re-opening plan on Thursday, which includes no restrictions for indoor or outdoor youth and adult sports. Football players were used to taking part in [...] Read More »

    4 days ago
  • Tigers’ overagers share MVP honours, Kemp and Clayton get all-star nods

    rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com@MHNMcCracken After serving as leaders on a roster rife with rookies, Medicine Hat Tigers overagers Ryan Chyzowski, Cole Clayton and Brett Kemp shared the title of the team’s most valuable player. The announcement came Monday morning, just over an hour before the Western Hockey League unveiled its 2021 East and Central Division all-star teams, which [...] Read More »

    2 weeks ago
  • Sillinger earns top-10 nod

    A pair of Medicine Hat Tigers had their named listed on NHL Central Scouting’s final draft rankings Thursday, with forward Cole Sillinger earning one of the highest spots in recent memory at 10th among North American skaters.. Sillinger – who spent his season south of the border on loan with the Sioux Falls Stampede – [...] Read More »

    3 weeks ago
  • Talons uniting through ASAA’s virtual track challenge

    ktaniguchi@medicinehatnews.com@kellentaniguchi With high school sports cancelled for the year, the Alberta Schools’ Athletic Association is holding a virtual track and field challenge across the province and students at Eagle Butte High School are lacing up their runners to participate until June 11. Junior and senior high school students, along with coaches and mascots, are able [...] Read More »

    3 weeks ago
  • Hat High unveils new logos

    Medicine Hat High School has unveiled its new logos just over a month after rebranding the schools athletics teams as the Hawks. Hat High announced it would be changing its nickname back in September, stating the previous names of “Mohawks” and “Kwahommies” would no longer be used. The school came up with a list of [...] Read More »

    3 weeks ago

National Sports

  • Scoreboard for Monday, June 14, 2021

    Monday’s Games NHL playoffs Best-of-Seven Semifinals Vegas 4 Montreal 1 (Vegas leads series 1-0) — NBA Playoffs Best-of-Seven Second Round Atlanta 103 Philadelphia 100 (Series tied 2-2) Los Angeles Clippers 118 Utah 104 (Series tied 2-2) — MLB American League Cleveland 4 Baltimore 3 Boston 2 Toronto 1 Detroit 10 Kansas City 3 Tampa Bay [...] Read More »

    9 hours ago
  • Canadiens take 4-1 loss to Vegas Golden Knights in Stanley Cup semifinal opener

    LAS VEGAS – The uphill climb facing the Montreal Canadiens just got a little steeper. The only Canadian team with a shot at the Stanley Cup gave up a 4-1 loss Monday in their first of a best-of-seven semifinal battle against the top-seeded Vegas Golden Knights. It was Montreal’s first game outside of Canada in [...] Read More »

    11 hours ago
  • Vlad Jr homers to tie it, Red Sox top Blue Jays in 9th, 2-1

    BOSTON (AP) – Rafael Devers hit a line drive off the Green Monster in the bottom of the ninth inning after Vladimir Guerrero homered to tie it in the top half, and the Boston Red Sox bounced back from their worst loss of the season to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 on Monday night. [...] Read More »

    12 hours ago
  • Canada names 30-man roster for July rugby internationals against Wales, England

    Matt Heaton of Rugby ATL and Ben LeSage and Lucas Rumball of the Toronto Arrows will co–captain Canada for rugby test matches next month in Wales and England. Canada coach Kingsley Jones has named 30 members of his 32-man travelling party. Rugby Canada says the two remaining spots will remain unfilled pending fitness tests as [...] Read More »

    16 hours ago
  • AP source: New York Rangers hiring Gerard Gallant as coach

    Gerard Gallant is set to join one of hockey’s oldest organizations instead of the NHL’s newest franchise after reaching an agreement to coach the New York Rangers. Gallant and the Rangers have a deal for him to be their next coach, a person with direct knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Monday. [...] Read More »

    16 hours ago