Skip to content

Local Sports

Canadiens battling for playoff survival

The St.
Curlers have blast on ice during playoffs

Curlers have blast on ice during playoffs

David Buryn, the lead for his team in the Zarowny Motors Superleague, says one of the best part of the team being the champions of Division A during last weekend’s curling playoffs was the chance to have fun together.
Pontiacs look to get on roll after weekend pounding of Thunder

Pontiacs look to get on roll after weekend pounding of Thunder

The Bonnyville Jr. A Pontiacs swept a back-to-back series at home against the Drayton Valley Thunder this weekend, winning 4-1 Friday and 5-1 Saturday.
Local bowlers advance to provincials

Local bowlers advance to provincials

Local bowlers Grant Shyian and Kansas Johnson have advanced to the Youth Bowling Canada (YBC) Four Steps to Stardom provincials. The Four Steps to Stardom is arguably the most prominent of the YBC tournaments.
Pontiacs win and lose in home and home with Saints

Pontiacs win and lose in home and home with Saints

The Bonnyville Jr. A Pontiacs returned from the holiday break with their plate full – a home and home series with league leading Spruce Grove Saints Jan. 4-5. The Pontiacs took the first game at home with a 3-2 shootout win.
Warriors win back-to-back games

Warriors win back-to-back games

The Saddle Lake Warriors Junior B hockey team played and won the team’s first game of 2011 against local rivals, the St. Paul Canadiens, last Friday at Saddle Lake’s Manitou Kihew arena.
St. Paul Canadiens handed second defeat of the week by the Bisons

St. Paul Canadiens handed second defeat of the week by the Bisons

The St. Paul Canadiens need to regroup, head coach Aaron Block said after the team suffered its third heartbreaking loss of 2011 last Sunday afternoon to the visiting Wainwright Bisons by a score of 11 – 1.

Fitness classes offer way to shape up in winter

People may find it difficult to shed extra pounds gained over the Christmas and New Year's break but a couple of physical programs are on offer to motivate people to get fit in the coming months.

Canadiens robbed by Lloydminster Bandits

The St. Paul Canadiens lost the team’s first game of 2011 to the visiting Lloydminster Bandits last Sunday afternoon by a score of 7 – 1.
Kicking it up a notch

Kicking it up a notch

Six students bounce on the balls of their feet, loose and primed. Mirroring their instructor, they put up their balled fists by their chests. They practice approaching the pink and blue mat, bowing, and entering a fighting stance.