April 3rd, 2020

Local Sports

Memorable cheer meet

By Medicine Hat News on March 12th, 2020

A local cheerleading team returned home from a competition this weekend with a few awards, but more importantly full hearts. The Stingerz club sent four teams to Warman, Sask. where the highlight was a performance by their Orchid Beez special needs team. It was the first time the Orchid Beez competed at an event, and ... Read More »

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Zones start at McCoy tonight

By Medicine Hat News on March 12th, 2020

The South Zone 3A basketball championships begin at Monsignor McCoy tonight with two games on the bill. Crescent Heights’ girls begin with a quarter-final against Winston Churchill out of Lethbridge at 6 p.m. The winner will go on to face the host Colts Friday at 1 p.m., with the winner of that game earning one ... Read More »

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Midget AA Hounds look for similar result a year later

By Medicine Hat News on March 12th, 2020

The Jasper Homes Hounds are in a familiar position this weekend. The midget AA hockey team hosts the Red Deer Elks at 8 p.m. tonight at the Kinplex to kick off a best-of-three South Central Alberta Hockey League finals series that’s a repeat of last year. The Hounds swept that series en route to a ... Read More »

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FAME: Tournaments highlighted exemplary sportswomen

By Tara Chisholm on March 11th, 2020

It’s been a whirlwind of a past two weeks when it comes to female sport in Medicine Hat. More than 7,500 fans came out to Medicine Hat College from Feb. 27-29 and March 5-7 to watch the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference championships in women’s volleyball and basketball. The Females in Action Moving and Empowering committee ... Read More »

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Streak up to six wins

By RYAN MCCRACKEN on March 11th, 2020

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com@MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Tigers swept a five-game homestand while pushing their winning streak to six by defeating the Red Deer Rebels 4-3 in overtime on Tuesday night at Canalta Centre. Ryan Chyzowski scored less than two minutes into sudden death to shake off a late scare and give the Tigers (41-19-2-1) four points of ... Read More »

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Kwahommies now in must-win territory

By Medicine Hat News on March 11th, 2020

There are still chances for Hat High’s girls basketball team to reach provincials, but it’s now do or die. The Kwahommies fell 82-61 to Cardston’s Cougars to begin the 4A South Zone tournament Tuesday, their last game on home court before the seven-team event moves to the University of Lethbridge. Seeded fourth to earn home ... Read More »

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Hawks wrestlers total a dozen medals, plenty of pins at meet in Cochrane

By Medicine Hat News on March 11th, 2020

With its high school-aged wrestlers in between provincial meets, the Medicine Hat Hawks’ younger athletes got a chance to shine this past weekend in Cochrane. A total of 17 Hawks went to the Saturday competition, with a dozen of them taking either first or second place in their respective divisions. Coach Darren Klein reported that ... Read More »

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Tigers push winning streak to six

By Ryan McCracken on March 10th, 2020

The Medicine Hat Tigers swept a five-game homestand while pushing their winning streak to six by defeating the Red Deer Rebels 4-3 in overtime on Tuesday night at the Canalta Centre.  Ryan Chyzowski scored less than two minutes into sudden death to shake off a late scare and give the Tigers (41-19-2-1) four points of ... Read More »

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Minor hockey: Peewee teams wind up league seasons in Strathmore

By Medicine Hat News on March 10th, 2020

It was a quiet finish to the season for both of Medicine Hat’s peewee AA hockey teams, with neither getting to Sunday’s division final in Strathmore. At the South Central Alberta Hockey League’s South tournament in Strathmore, Medicine Hat Black got the furthest, losing to Wheatland 5-3 in a Saturday semifinal. Orange couldn’t crack the ... Read More »

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Hounds win division tourney

By RYAN MCCRACKEN on March 10th, 2020

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com@MHNMcCracken The Jasper Homes Hounds remain on track to defend their provincial title. After taking a 1-1 tie into the second intermission of Sunday’s South Central Alberta Hockey League midget AA South Division final, Hat forward Ty Moore scored to ignite a packed house at Moose Recreation Centre then netminder Nate Hoffman held the door ... Read More »

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