Local Sports

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

Sylvan Lake product named SCAHL’s Best Goaltender

West Central Bantam AA Tigers’ Spencer Michnik received the coach-voted award for the 2019-20 season

Fans support Rebels

Sylvan Laker joins U18 AAA Optimist Chiefs as head coach

Cody Reynolds is excited for the new challenge in the Red Deer Midget Hockey League this season

Start of Central Alberta Bucs Alberta Football League season delayed

The regular season will now wrap on on Aug. 15

  • Mar 26, 2020

Sylvan Lake football worried concussion fears will hurt enrolment

A PSA released in the fall compared youth tackle football to smoking cigarettes

Two Sylvan Lake football products in Top 140 players in the province

Cody Peever and Rueben Braitenback are working for a spot with Team Alberta’s U18 team

The Gulls land in Sylvan Lake

The name and logo for Sylvan Lake’s new WCBL team was revealed at Hockey Central on March 15

Sylvan Lake Wranglers’ season ends with series lead

Abrupt end to the season due to Hockey Canada’s cancellations in response to the COVID-19 pandemic

Central Zone basketball tournament in Eckville postponed

The COVID-19 pandemic lead to the ASAA to postpone the Zone and provincial competitions

Eckville Atom A Eagles force Game 3 in playoff series

The Eagles will return to home ice March 13 at 6 p.m.

Sylvan Lake Wranglers tied in division final series

The Wranglers won Game 1 of the series and lost Game 2 the following night

Sylvan Lake Wranglers clinch Game 7, heading to division final

The Wrangler beat the Red Deer Viper in Game 7 of the semi-final series

Eckville Aces senior girls, boys punch ticket to Zones

The senior girls Aces will be hosting the Zones tournament on home court, March 13-14

Eckville Atom A Eagles advance in league playoffs, miss provincials

The Atom A Eagles needed beat Blackfalds by four points in the provincial playdown game on Feb. 28

PHOTOS: Fun at Eckville’s Ladies Bonspiel

Women competed and laughed at the Eckville Curling Club for the annual Ladies Bonspiel on Feb. 29

Oil Kings shutout Rebels 4-0

Rebels win streak ended after four games

Senior girls Eckville Aces stampede to playoff win

The senior girls Aces defeated the Alix Mustangs 80-28 at Eckville Jr/Sr High School on Feb. 26

Sylvan Lakers heading to North American Indigenous Games

A coach and four players will be taking the trip to Halifax, N.S. in July to compete in lacrosse