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More girls turning to hockey in the Hat this year

By Sean Rooney on October 13th, 2016

srooney@medicinehatnews.com @MHNRooney There might not be any girls rep hockey teams in Medicine Hat this year, but there is some good news on the horizon. Kelly Mortlock, female director for the local minor hockey association, says an influx of girls in the younger age divisions is a healthy sign for the future. “We’ve made some ... Read More »

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Lifting champ not satisfied

By Sean Rooney on October 13th, 2016

srooney@medicinehatnews.com @MHNRooney For someone who just set two world records and won a bunch of hardware at a huge, international powerlifting event, Mike Moorehead does not sound like the right guy. The 40-year-old from Medicine Hat is sick with a cold, unhappy with how his weekend went and generally grumpy. He feels he could’ve done ... Read More »

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Tigers get ready for next game

By Ryan McCracken on October 13th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Tigers are hoping for some added energy with the return of Mason Shaw entering this weekend’s pair of home games at the Canalta Centre. The 17-year-old Tigers forward was absent from Tuesday’s lineup due to personal reasons, forcing head coach Shaun Clouston to do some line juggling in response. “He’s ... Read More »

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Royals pounce for win

By Ryan McCracken on October 12th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken A sluggish start hurt the Medicine Hat Tigers for the second game in a row Tuesday at the Canalta Centre. A pair of early penalties gave the Victoria Royals the window they needed to take control in a 5-1 win. Dante Hannoun made good on an extended 5-on-3 power play, and the Tigers ... Read More »

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Pickleballers do well at 55-plus Winter Games in Drumheller

By Medicine Hat News on October 12th, 2016

Medicine Hat News It’s not technically winter yet but a dozen Medicine Hat pickleball players took part in the Alberta 55-plus Winter Games recently in Drumheller. Unsurprisingly, many of them came home with medals to show for it. Gordon Masson and Yvan Dussault paired up to win the 65-over men’s doubles Oct. 1, winning seven ... Read More »

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Ringette teams gorge on medals

By Medicine Hat News on October 12th, 2016

Medicine Hat News Medicine Hat ringette teams feasted on the opposition for Thanksgiving in St. Albert, combining for three gold medals to kick off the season. At the annual Turkey Ring tournament, the under-19 Avalanche, under-14 Attack and under-12 Element all won their respective divisions which wrapped up Monday. A fourth team got to the ... Read More »

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Inside the CFL: East more woeful than ever

By Medicine Hat News on October 11th, 2016

What was that big green machine? The Michigan State Spartans, perhaps? The Philadelphia Eagles? Maybe the Medicine Hat High School Mohawks. No, none of the above. It was the Saskatchewan Roughriders on a three-game winning streak. The worst team in the West beat Ottawa, the best in the East 32-30 in overtime, proving once again ... Read More »

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Sibling rivalry elevated for Chyzowskis

By Ryan McCracken on October 11th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken While Kamloops Blazers forward Nick Chyzowski left the ice Saturday at the Canalta Centre with a goal, an assist and bragging rights following a 5-1 victory over his younger brother Ryan’s Medicine Hat Tigers, the most memorable moments of the evening came while watching from the bench. “It’s really special. I’m sitting on ... Read More »

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Minor hockey: Midget AAA Tigers push above .500

By Medicine Hat News on October 11th, 2016

Medicine Hat News The fight back to respectability took a major step forward for the Southeast Alberta Club midget AAA Tigers this past weekend. The team, which hasn’t had a winning season since 2004 and hasn’t been to the playoffs in a decade, is now 2-1-1 after a pair of road wins. In St. Albert ... Read More »

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Make it five

By Ryan McCracken on October 8th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken Deficits just don’t seem that daunting to the Medicine Hat Tigers, and special teams are a big reason why. Medicine Hat’s penalty kill went a flawless 7-for-7 while the power play struck four times on seven chances in Friday’s 6-3 victory over the Red Deer Rebels, capping off another comeback for the team’s ... Read More »

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