January 25th, 2022

Local Sports

Cubs carry swagger into new year

By JAMES TUBB on January 11th, 2022

jtubb@medicinehatnews.com@ReporterTubb The Medicine Hat Cubs may not lose in 2022. After their 9-1 win Friday night over the Kainai Jr. Braves, the Cubs ran it back Saturday night and beat the Strathmore Wheatland Kings 7-1 in their first two games of the new year. Cubs head coach and general manager Randy Wong laughed when asked ... Read More »

1 response

Minor Hockey Roundup: U15 AA Tigers split weekend

By Medicine Hat News on January 11th, 2022

South East Athletic Club’s U15 AA Tigers split their weekend at home with a 9-2 win over the Central Alberta Selects on Saturday and a 6-2 loss to the Wheatland Warriors on Sunday. Kingston Chisholm and Randen Collier both had two goals and two assists Saturday, while Leighton Verishine had two goals with one assist, ... Read More »

Be the first to comment!

Cubs win big in return from holidays

By JAMES TUBB on January 8th, 2022

jtubb@medicinehatnews.com@ReporterTubb The Medicine Hat Cubs showed no signs of rust Friday night at the Kinplex. Ethan Machan had two goals and Layne Gilroy turned aside all but one of the 20 shots he faced as the Cubs beat the Kainai Junior Braves 9-1 in their first game back from the HJHL’s holiday break. Medicine Hat ... Read More »

2 responses

Tigers put on pause due to COVID-19

By JAMES TUBB on January 8th, 2022

jtubb@medicinehatnews.com@ReporterTubb The Medicine Hat Tigers were put on the shelf by the Western Hockey League Friday. The WHL announced that 15 WHL clubs, including the Tigers, have had their team activities paused as a result of multiple players and staff being added to the WHL COVID-19 Protocol List due to exhibiting symptoms or having tested ... Read More »

2 responses

Soakin’ in the Tubb: What’s going on with the NHL in Alberta?

By JAMES TUBB on January 8th, 2022

Does it get any worse than cheering for either one of Alberta’s NHL teams right now? On one side, the Edmonton Oilers have two of the best players in the National Hockey League but are not well constructed, and are even still, vastly under performing. On the other, the Calgary Flames are off to a ... Read More »

2 responses

SAHA girls to host 10-team weekend showcase

By MEDICINE HAT NEWS on January 7th, 2022

There will be a lot of high-end girls hockey this weekend in the Hat. South Alberta Hockey Academy is hosting a 10-team showcase this weekend with girls U18 prep teams from the Canadian Sport School Hockey League. There will be 16 games played over Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Big Marble Go Centre and ... Read More »

1 response

Rattlers women’s basketball makes signing

By MEDICINE HAT NEWS on January 7th, 2022

The Medicine Hat College Rattlers women’s basketball team has made its first signing for the 2022-’23 season. The Rattlers announced via Instagram Thursday they have signed Bryanne Jones from W.R. Myers High School in Taber. The Wrentham product shared in the post all of the reasons she chose to sign with the Rattlers for the ... Read More »

1 response

How Tigers handled their WHL drafts

By JAMES TUBB on January 7th, 2022

jtubb@medicinehatnews.com@ReporterTubb The Western Hockey League draft is a special moment for players and families every year. For some of the Medicine Hat Tigers, it’s been years since they heard their names on draft day; for others, it was less than a month ago. Most of them still remember it like it was yesterday. Tigers goaltender ... Read More »

1 response

Pro wrestling returns to Medicine Hat

By MEDICINE HAT NEWS on January 6th, 2022

For the first time since 2019, Real Canadian Wrestling is returning to Medicine Hat. The RCW is making its return tonight to the Gas City with their New Year’s Resolution at the Royal Canadian Legion Branch No. 17. Former World Wrestling Entertainment star Fandango, now known as Dirty Dango, is the show’s headliner and will ... Read More »

1 response

Globe Trotters set to bring excitement to Hat

By JAMES TUBB on January 6th, 2022

jtubb@medicinehatnews.com@ReporterTubb “You guys bring your masks and we will bring the fun.” That’s the message Harlem Globetrotter point guard Wham Middleton has for fans ahead of their show Friday in Medicine Hat. The Globetrotters are bringing their Spread Game Tour to Co-op Place Friday night with tickets still available at harlemglobetrotters.com. Middleton says there will ... Read More »

1 response