October 26th, 2020

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Cardston knocks off Talons in cross country

By Medicine Hat News on October 7th, 2016

Medicine Hat News It’s been so long since anyone but Eagle Butte won the South Zone cross country meet, nobody really knows the exact length of the streak. What we do know is that it’s over. In a shocking result Wednesday in Cardston, the host school won the 3A schools banner, knocking the Talons off ... Read More »

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Rassell racking up minutes as force on penalty kill

By Ryan McCracken on October 7th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken By definition, penalties are punishments. While the thought of a penalty kill will never be appealing, Tigers forward Mark Rassell says the way Medicine Hat has been successfully eating up shorthanded minutes in the offensive zone — and even finding the board while down a man in three of their last four games ... Read More »

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Training Matters: If it works, embrace it

By Medicine Hat News on October 7th, 2016

On behalf of the fitness industry I would like to apologize. We appear to have some identity issues. Are we Jane Fonda and Richard Simmons in the fluffy ankle warmers claiming that nirvana is found at the end of a sweatin’ to the oldies routine? Are we Arnold and his massive compadres showing off our ... Read More »

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Rough one for host side

By Ryan McCracken on October 7th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The outcome was as cold as the weather for the McCoy Colts in Thursday’s Rangeland Football Conference showdown at the Methanex Bowl. While the defence held strong and forced some big turnovers in the early going, the Colts just couldn’t muster a successful drive against the Brooks Buffalos in a 33-0 shutout loss. ... Read More »

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Close games in local peewee football scene

By Medicine Hat News on October 6th, 2016

Medicine Hat News There were a pair of close games in Medicine Hat minor football this week. In the peewee ranks, the Argonauts got by the Sports Connection Tiger-Cats 34-22, with Abdul Kiawen the star of the game for the Argos. Kai Eld, Riley Friesen and Carter Scheider responded with points for the Tiger-Cats. Tuesday ... Read More »

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Volleyball season in full swing

By Medicine Hat News on October 6th, 2016

Medicine Hat News Week 3 of the local high school volleyball season wrapped up Wednesday with parity the key word in one division while a pair of teams have jumped out ahead in the other. In varsity boys play Hat High — an opening-week loser at McCoy, beat Senator Gershaw 3-1 (25-18, 25-9, 23-25, 25-21) ... Read More »

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Curling great Bernard set to give back to youth in Hat

By Sean Rooney on October 6th, 2016

srooney@medicinehatnews.com @MHNRooney Growing up in Grande Prairie, Cheryl Bernard remembers her first time trying to curl. “I was still pretty young and small but they said ‘if you can get the rock down to the other end of the sheet, you can play,'” said the 2010 Olympic silver medalist. “So I put both feet in ... Read More »

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Historic run for Rattlers’ Martin

By Sean Rooney on October 6th, 2016

srooney@medicinehatnews.com @MHNRooney In many ways it came as no surprise. But Becky Martin knows what she’s accomplished in a few short weeks with the Medicine Hat College Rattlers is no small feat. The 23-year-old was named Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference women’s golf player of the year Wednesday, a given after winning all three provincial tournaments ... Read More »

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Tigers score four late goals, Gerlach caps win in overtime

By Ryan McCracken on October 6th, 2016

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The comeback kids are back. The Medicine Hat Tigers brought their thrilling brand of come-from-behind hockey back to the Canalta Centre on Wednesday night, stunning the Moose Jaw Warriors 5-4 after erasing a four-goal deficit in the third period and stealing the game away in overtime. “We had a mindset going into the ... Read More »

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Pair of Tigers on NHL watch list

By Sean Rooney on October 5th, 2016

Medicine Hat News They want to shine every year of course, but for a couple Medicine Hat Tigers it’s a particularly big campaign that just got an extra bit of spotlight. Seventeen-year-olds Mason Shaw and Tyler Preziuso were both listed on NHL Central Scouting’s watch list released Tuesday. They’re among nearly 300 players from North ... Read More »

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