Ryan Hewitt attempts to get around one the Medicine Hat’s defence-men during the Jan. 6 game in Sylvan Lake. The Lakes lost the game 6-1. Photo by Megan Roth/Sylvan Lake News

Lakers lose first game after break

The Lakers faced off against Medicine Hat on Jan. 6 at the NexSource Centre

It was a rough start back on the ice after a two week break for the Sylvan Lake Midget A Lakers. The Lakers lost the Jan. 6 game against the Medicine Hat Hounds 6-1 at the final buzzer.

Lakers’ Evan Gringhuis put up Sylvan Lake’s only goal of the game for the Lakers towards the end of the first period of the game. Gringhuis was assisted by Brendan McCulloch and Rees Degenhardt.

In the first period, the Lakers gave up three points to the Hounds, ending the first with a sore of 3-1.

Without scoring in the middle frame, the Hounds lengthened their lead scoring twice more.

One final successful shot at net for the Hounds in the third, secured the win for the Hounds 6-1.

Currently the Lakers are sitting in third place in their division.

The next home game for the Lakers will be Feb. 4 against Lacombe in Eckville The puck drops at 3 p.m. at the Eckville Arena.



megan.roth@sylvanlakenews.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

 

Walker Stevenson tries to keep the puck away from a player from Medicine Hat while shooting around the back of the net, and hoping to find an opening at net. Photo by Megan Roth/Sylvan Lake News

Just Posted

Eckville students brave the cold to participate in annual Terry Fox Run

Roughly 250 students ran the three kilometre course in support of cancer research.

128 Flags of Remembrance now flying in Sylvan Lake until Nov. 12

Centennial Park boasts 128 Canadian flags to honour 128,000 Canadians killed and missing in action.

New Habitat for Humanity project coming to Sylvan Lake

Habitat for Humanity Red Deer is spreading the word about the new build in Sylvan Lake

Local filmmaker works on documentary featuring women farmers

Red Deer woman receives $50,000 grant from STORYHIVE to produce documentary

Sylvan Lake and Eckville under snow fall warning

Environment Canada issued the warning Saturday morning.

Video: Flyers new mascot ‘Gritty’ a bearded, googly-eyed terror

The Philadelphia Flyers unveiled their new mascot Monday, and as one would expect of the team that gave us the “Broad Street Bullies,” he’s far from cuddly.

Edmonton cannabis company revenues more than triples to $19.1 million

Aurora Cannabis revenues more than triple in fourth quarter

Seattle one step closer to NHL after arena plan approved

Seattle City Council unanimously approved plans for a privately funded $700 million renovation of KeyArena

Hockey league gets $1.4M for assistance program after Humboldt Broncos crash

Program will help players, families, coaches and volunteers after the shock of the deadly crash

Canada has removed six out of 900 asylum seekers already facing U.S. deportation

Ottawa had said the ‘overwhelming majority’ had been removed

Appeal pipeline decision but consult Indigenous communities, Scheer says

The federal appeals court halted the Trans Mountain expansion last month

‘I’ll never forgive you:’ Victim impact statements at hearing for Calgary killer

Curtis Healy was found guilty of first-degree murder Friday in the death of Dawns Baptiste.

Man accused of mailing bomb to his brother in B.C. has died

Leon Nepper was found in ‘medical distress’ at the Whitehorse Correctional Centre on Sunday

Most Read