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Hat Charity Classic set to surpass $100,000 in fundraising

By Mo Cranker on October 22nd, 2016

mcranker@medicinehatnews.com @MHNmocranker Twenty-two years into hosting the annual Hat Charity Classic and the Medicine Hat Curling Club is about to surpass $100,000 raised for the Children’s Wish Foundation. Going into this weekend’s event, the club had raised approximately $97,000 for the group according to the curling club general manager Vicki Sjolie. This year’s tournament will ... Read More »

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Millington meeting new demands ahead of second bout

By Sean Rooney on October 22nd, 2016

srooney@medicinehatnews.com @MHNRooney At about 5-foot-6 and 113 pounds, Talia Millington is a lean, mean, kickboxing machine. But for her next fight, the Medicine Hat woman needed to lose weight. And that, more than Saturday’s opponent at the Journey Fight Series card in Calgary, was her biggest worry. “This is a new one,” she said during ... Read More »

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Martin settles for bronze of difficult final day of CCAA golf championships

By Ryan McCracken on October 22nd, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The shots just didn’t fall for Becky Martin in the third and final round of the Canadian Collegiate Athletics Association golf championships at Prince Edward Island’s Fox Meadow Golf Club. The Rattlers golfer entered the final round of the tour on top of the leaderboard after shooting 76 and 78 in the first ... Read More »

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Hat Charity Classic makes a world of difference

By Ryan McCracken on October 21st, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Every year curlers from across the globe descend on the Gas City for the Medicine Hat Curling Club’s annual Hat Charity Classic bonspiel. This year’s field includes a myriad of international talent — including squads from Scotland, Russia, the United States, China and Korea — all looking to strengthen their skill on the ... Read More »

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Rattlers set to hit the floor for volleyball season

By Sean Rooney on October 21st, 2016

srooney@medicinehatnews.com @MHNRooney Two seasons. One win. No wonder Decker Mainil wanted to leave. Mainil and teammate Tyler Olson both left Olds College’s men’s volleyball team this season not knowing how they’d be received by the Medicine Hat Rattlers. All they knew is —on the court at least — it couldn’t get any worse. “Olds was ... Read More »

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Drag racers hand out annual awards

By Medicine Hat News on October 21st, 2016

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat Drag Racing Association handed out its awards this past weekend, spreading the love around after a busy summer at the strip. Class champions, rookies of the year, reaction time and sportsmanship awards plus a few specialty honours were bestowed at the banquet, though at least one driver’s season isn’t ... Read More »

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Vikings, Mohawks ready for RFC semis

By Ryan McCracken on October 21st, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Crescent Heights Vikings quarterback Alex Glauser isn’t quite ready to call it a year, let alone a career. The Grade 12’s arm will lead the Vikings into the Rangeland Football Conference semifinal against the Strathmore Spartans tonight at 5 p.m. in the Methanex Bowl with a ticket to the provincial playoffs and the ... Read More »

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Rattlers golfers on the verge of making history

By Sean Rooney on October 21st, 2016

srooney@medicinehatnews.com @MHNRooney It’s quite a different experience for Medicine Hat College golf veterans and rookies alike this week. At the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association championships in Prince Edward Island, the women’s team is on the verge of history. Becky Martin shot a 5-over 77 Thursday, hanging on to a one-shot lead over Georgian College’s Addison ... Read More »

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Tigers wary of fired-up Ice squad

By Ryan McCracken on October 21st, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Tigers will be riding high all the way to Cranbrook tonight to take on the Kootenay Ice in a rematch of Wednesday’s 10-3 victory at the Canalta Centre, but John Dahlstrom says they’ll still have to be better this time around. The Chicago Blackhawks prospect says Medicine Hat seemed to ... Read More »

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Golf Nationals Notebook: Teams posturing up for final push at CCAA golf finals

By Medicine Hat News on October 21st, 2016

Each of the past few years the Medicine Hat College Rattlers have qualified for golf nationals, coach Trevor Moore has filed a blog entry for each day of the trip. With Danielle Blackmer, Becky Martin, Nicole Schultz and Braden Schacher in Prince Edward Island for nationals this week, Moore’s daily notes continue today. Canadian Collegiate ... Read More »

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