Local Sports

Sylvan Lake Gulls announce head coach for inaugural season

Jason Chatwood will lead the Gulls through their first WCBL season in 2021

PODCAST: The Expert tackles the return of sports

Cam Moon, Joe Whitbread, Byron Hackett and Todd Vaughan discuss how sports can come back

Benalto Fair and Stampede cancelled for the first time in more than a century

The Benalto Agricultural Society says they will hold the 103rd event next summer

Wetaskiwin Minor Football is holding a spring, summer long bottle drive

The club is trying to fundraise for new helmets and equipment for the upcoming season.

Lacombe Composite funnelling all-star talent to UofA football team

Cam Wetzell (OL) joins Richard Jans (WR) and Jon Ericson (QB) in Edmonton

Eckville’s annual Bull Arena and Indoor Rodeo cancelled

The COVID-19 pandemic and downturn in the economy are cited as the reason for cancellation

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Fans support Rebels

New AJHL team dubbed the Blackfalds Bulldogs

Ownership group decides to choose name with local connection

Sylvan Laker named Central Alberta Buccaneers’ head coach

Geoff Rambaut has years of coaching experience under his belt and was once a Buccaneer himself

Alberta lacrosse season cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic

ALA announced the entire box lacrosse season would be cancelled for the 2020 season

UPDATED: Titans challenge Bucs to a ‘Bleed Off’

Blood drive challenge extended to April 30

Lacombe Rams football adapting to COVID-19 changes

Spring camp likely cancelled; players working on games from home

Baseball season postponed until the end of April

Baseball Alberta worked with Baseball Canada to postpone events until at least April 30

Start of Central Alberta Bucs Alberta Football League season delayed

The regular season will now wrap on on Aug. 15

  • Mar 26, 2020

Wetaskiwin & County Sports Hall of Fame — 1981’s Men’s Volleyball Club to be honoured

1981 Wetaskiwin Avalanche Juvenile men’s volleyball team is to be inducted.

  • Mar 20, 2020

Carson Duggan’s induction to the Wetaskiwin & County Sports Hall of Fame

Local athlete Carson Duggan is being celebrated for her achievements in her hockey career.

PHOTOS: Sledz and Treadz 2nd annual Poker Rally

Ma-Me-O Beach Community Hall filled with positive energy and excitement from the volunteers

Oil Kings shutout Rebels 4-0

Rebels win streak ended after four games

Wetaskiwin-born Allen York heading to Wetaskiwin County Sports Hall of Fame

York was drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets and played professional hockey for 6 years