December 10th, 2018

Local Sports

Gators chomp on 1A boys volleyball gold

By None on November 28th, 2018

Medicine Hat News Finally, the Senator Gershaw Gators are provincial champions. The boys volleyball team from the Bow Island school claimed gold in Bashaw Saturday night, beating St. Mary’s 2-0 (25-17, 25-19) in the Alberta 1A championship game. Having taken home silver each of the past two years, the Gators were motivated for this one. ... Read More »

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Colts lead charge to basketball season

By None on November 28th, 2018

Medicine Hat News On the same weekend as high school volleyball provincials took place, many Alberta basketball teams were already playing their first tournaments of the season. Monsignor McCoy’s varsity girls took silver at Okotoks, edged 51-49 in the final of the Our Opening Knight Tournament Saturday. Colts coach Janice Laing said in an email ... Read More »

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Inside the CFL: Deep down, Stamps burned

By None on November 27th, 2018

EDMONTON The first thing the 2018 Grey Cup champions did when they returned home yesterday was donate the super-sized simian that had been living on their back to the Calgary Zoo. With Quick Six the touchdown horse leading from wire to wire, the Stampeders won their eighth Grey Cup by defeating the Ottawa Redblacks 27-16. ... Read More »

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Minor Hockey: Bantam Tigers score big come-from-behind win in Calgary

By None on November 27th, 2018

Medicine Hat News After finishing their home tournament with plenty of positives, the South East Athletic Club Tigers got right back to work in their bantam AAA league season with a pair of hard-fought victories. In Calgary Saturday to play the Royals, South East came from behind to win 5-4. Down 3-0 after 20 minutes, ... Read More »

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Waves pair gets competition in Cochrane

By None on November 27th, 2018

Medicine Hat News Two 10-year-old Medicine Hat Waves swimmers got an early chance at some high-level competition this past weekend in Cochrane. Cambria Henderson Muryn and Kage Senft both did well enough in their early meets to attend the Winter Festival South Saturday and Sunday. With more than 200 athletes invited — all of them ... Read More »

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Cubs close out November with comeback victory over Lightning

By Ryan McCracken on November 26th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Travelodge Cubs closed out November on a high with a gritty 3-2 victory over the Stettler Lightning on Saturday night at the Kinplex. Cooper Hilworth and Tavin Straub scored to erase a late 2-1 deficit and snap a three-game slide after a tough 9-4 road loss to the Heritage Junior ... Read More »

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Rattlers women’s volleyball team stays above .500

By Ryan McCracken on November 26th, 2018

Medicine Hat News The Medicine Hat Rattlers women’s volleyball team managed to stay above .500 entering the holiday break with a four-set victory over the SAIT Trojans (25-23, 25-17, 24-26, 25-20) on Saturday in Calgary. Brooke Christie powered the Rattler attack with 10 kills while Janelle Neyron added eight kills with a team-high 17 digs ... Read More »

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Glory days revisited at Linden Cup

By Ryan McCracken on November 26th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com  @MHNMcCracken The Tigers hoisted the Linden Cup with a 7-4 victory over the Canucks on Saturday evening at the Family Leisure Centre — capping off an action-packed day of drumming up donations for the Medicine Hat and District Food Bank and KidSport Medicine Hat and Redcliff. Linden Cup Christmas Classic head organizer and ... Read More »

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Tigers rally to top Rebels

By Ryan McCracken on November 24th, 2018

The Medicine Hat Tigers shook off a slow start and rallied to take a 7-3 victory from the Red Deer Rebels on Saturday night at the Enmax Centrium. Tyler Preziuso and Bryan Lockner both potted a pair to help the Tigers overcome an early two-goal deficit and snap Red Deer’s five-game winning streak with a ... Read More »

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Tigers fall to Raiders

By Ryan McCracken on November 24th, 2018

rmccracken@medicinehatnews.com @MHNMcCracken The Medicine Hat Tigers were unable to halt the unstoppable force known as the Prince Albert Raiders Friday night at the Canalta Centre. After falling into a 4-0 hole, the Tigers rallied for three straight to give Prince Albert a good scare, but the Raiders bounced back with three of their own to ... Read More »

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