Local Sports

Eckville Sr Eagles fall to Devon Barons

The Senior Eagles faced off against the Barons at home on Nov. 10

Eckville Aces’ road to Zones

The senior boys defeated the Bentley Panthers in the league bronze medal game on Nov. 7.

WATCH: Close races see changes in winners at CFR Red Deer

Alberta cowboys well represented at Canada’s biggest pro rodeo finals

Ponoka’s Wacey Finkbeiner wins second bull riding buckle in a row

Prize money is rising on Day 3 of CFR 45 in Red Deer

Cadet Biathlon Team aiming for provincial spot

The biathlon team competed in Camrose, Oct. 27

Rodeo stays strong on day two of the CFR

Jake Vold won again the go round while setting a CFR record for highest score in Bareback

Fans support Rebels

Ponoka’s Jake Vold takes a win at first night of CFR

The Canadian Finals Rodeo had a big start with Jake Vold winning the first round in bareback riding

  • Oct 31, 2018

PHOTO: West Central Tigers having a stellar season

The Midget West Crentral Tigers played the Calgary Blazers Saturday evening

Ponoka cowboys ready themselves for the Canadian Finals Rodeo

A total of 11 area athletes will compete at the CFR in Red Deer

Comeback Story: A Sylvan Lake man’s return to the World Championships

Scott McDermott bounced back from a near-death crash in the 2015 Ultraman World Championships

Eckville Sr Eagles fly away with home opener

The Senior Eagles won the home opener on Oct. 27 versus the Bonnyville Pontiacs

Aces to get chance at redemption in semi-finals

The Aces finished the season 6-4 landing them a spot in the league semi-finals

West Central Wildcats lose home opener

The Wildcats played the Stettler Storm on Oct. 28

Aces fold in regular season finale

The Aces finish the regular season with a 4-5 record after the loss on Oct. 24

Oktoberfest returns to Eckville on Oct. 27

The event at the Eckville Curling Club will include curling as well as German food and beer.

Eckville’s Atom B Eagles lose at home

The Eagles faced the Innisfail Flyers on home ice Oct. 20.

Silver medal at home for Eckville Aces girls volleyball team

The Aces lost to Rimbey in the championship game Saturday afternoon.

Peewee Female Wildcats pounce on inaugural season

The all girls team is made up with players from seven different local towns.