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Zones start today

By Medicine Hat News on November 18th, 2016

Medicine Hat News League finals were fun and all, but now it’s win or the end of your season at the South Zone volleyball championships this weekend. Local varsity teams will aim to earn spots at provincials starting today in both Lethbridge and Medicine Hat. Crescent Heights will host the 3A girls tournament, while 3A ... Read More »

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Athletes shined at Karate-Do

By Medicine Hat News on November 18th, 2016

Medicine Hat News Plenty of Medicine Hat clubs were at the Karate-Do Academy Medicine Hat Open tournament this past Saturday, including the YMCA Fudokan group. Fudokan’s 14 athletes combined for six gold, four silver and 11 bronze medals at the one-day event. No other club’s results were received. Leading the way for the YMCA was ... Read More »

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Training Matters: Don’t let your communication gather moss

By Medicine Hat News on November 18th, 2016

You can’t always get what you want isn’t only a solid line from an inspirational Rolling Stones song, but also a true statement about what we go through when we’re training and competing. Through all the highs, there are always lows, and sometimes it feels as though the world is working against us and we’re ... Read More »

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Lots of support for national tourney

By Sean Rooney on November 18th, 2016

srooney@medicinehatnews.com @MHNRooney It’ll be a trial by fire for the home team at next year’s Little League majors Canadian championships right off the bat, but at least there’s no doubting they’ll have plenty of support. Medicine Hat drew B.C. as its first-day opponent for the Aug. 2-12, 2017 event, part of a fundraising evening including ... Read More »

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Exciting weekend for bantam hockey players with scouts watching

By Ryan McCracken on November 18th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken With scouts from every corner of the WHL watching from the stands, there’s plenty to get excited about this weekend for Medicine Hat’s Caleb Irvine. The 14-year-old South East Athletic Club Tigers defenceman took to the ice Thursday night to kick off the Medicine Hat Hockey Hounds 44th annual Major Bantam Hockey Tournament ... Read More »

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Tigers climb to ninth place in CHL’s top 10 rankings

By Ryan McCracken on November 17th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken It’s a long way to the top, but the Medicine Hat Tigers are well on their way. The Tabbies continued their climb up the CHL’s top 10 rankings with victories over the Saskatoon Blades and Kootenay Ice, jumping to ninth spot with a 14-5-1-0 record after making their debut on the national leaderboard ... Read More »

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All eyes on them

By Ryan McCracken on November 17th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken A wealth of young hockey talent is set to descend on the Gas City. Players from across western Canada will hit the ice tonight for the 44th annual Medicine Hat Hockey Hounds Major Bantam Hockey Tournament at arenas across the city, all hoping to make an impact before an audience of WHL scouts. ... Read More »

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Darts player keeps focus on England

By Sean Rooney on November 17th, 2016

srooney@medicinehatnews.com @MHNRooney Around the time he graduated high school a few years ago, Dawson Murschell had one dream on his mind. It’s closing in on becoming reality. The now 20-year-old darts player from Medicine Hat still aims to play professionally in England, where all those broadcasts you see on Sportsnet originate from. The two-time Canadian ... Read More »

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FAME: Exposing kids to sports is a great motivator

By Medicine Hat News on November 16th, 2016

What inspires our youth to try something new? Parents, coaches, and teachers often use the age-old adage “how will you know unless you try?” This applies to eating those pesky green vegetables, trying out for a school play, even testing out a new sport or activity. As a new mom, I am already battling the ... Read More »

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Bengals smother the Ice

By Medicine Hat News on November 16th, 2016

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat Tigers left no doubt about the gap between first and last in the WHL’s Central Division Tuesday, beating the Kootenay Ice 5-2 in Cranbrook. The only reason the margin of victory wasn’t wider may well have been Ice goaltender Peyton Lee. Lee was credited with a whopping 60 saves ... Read More »

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