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A number of the winners were on-hand Tuesday afternoon
A number of the winners were on-hand Tuesday afternoon LethbridgeNewsNOW

Lethbridge Sport Council announces 2018 Achievement Award Recipients

By Aaron Mahoney (@Mahones93 on Twitter)
March 5, 2019 - 3:33pm Updated: March 6, 2019 - 12:14pm

LETHBRIDGE, AB – Some of the best in sport in Lethbridge were honoured on Tuesday, Mar. 5, as the 9th annual Lethbridge Sport Council Achievement Awards winners were announced.

Some Lethbridge skaters at an event earlier this year
Some Lethbridge skaters at an event earlier this year Photo Credit: LSSA

Several Lethbridge Speed Skaters ranked in top 10 provincially following Bridge Bolt event

By Aaron Mahoney (@Mahones93 on Twitter)
March 4, 2019 - 10:53am Updated: March 6, 2019 - 8:42am

LETHBRIDGE, AB – After the local Bridge Bolt event that took place on Feb. 23 and 24, a number of local Lethbridge speed skaters find themselves ranked in the top ten in Alberta.

Dayton Johnston
Dayton Johnston Photo credit to Covy Moore - CovyMoore.com

Jared Parsonage Wins Bridge City Chrysler/LA Towing PBR Challenge

By Contributed by Kacie Albert - PBR Challenge
March 3, 2019 - 6:06pm

LETHBRDGE --  In front of a sold-out crowd on Saturday (Mar 2) night at the ENMAX Centre, Jared Parsonage (Maple Creek, Sask.), the lone rider to go a perfect 3-for-3, won the Bridge City Chrysler/LA Towing PBR Challenge at the first-ever PBR (Professional Bull Riders) Canada Mon

Teams Alberta and BC shake hands following a thrilling OT victory for the home-side sending them to the gold medal match on Saturday
Teams Alberta and BC shake hands following a thrilling OT victory for the home-side sending them to the gold medal match on Saturday Susan Judge / Canada Games

Alberta breaks medal record on penultimate day of 2019 Games

By Josh Hall
March 2, 2019 - 7:39pm

RED DEER -- Team Alberta has officially had its most successful Canada Winter Games in history.

 With five medals on Friday, Alberta surpassed its personal all-time mark of 91 medals, which was set at the 2003 Games in Bathurst-Campbellton, New Brunswick.

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Pronghorn women’s rugby team to battle for sevens title in Vancouver

By Aaron Mahoney (@Mahones93 on Twitter)
February 28, 2019 - 10:37am

LETHBRIDGE, AB – Entering the final stop of the 2019 Canada West Sevens Series, the Lethbridge Pronghorns women’s rugby team sits in third place in the overall standings, just two points back of the second place Victoria Vikes and five points back of the leading UBC Thunderbirds.

Photo Credit: Lethbridge College Kodiaks

Kodiaks women’s basketball team back in postseason following a one-year hiatus

By Aaron Mahoney (@Mahones93 on Twitter)
February 28, 2019 - 10:11am

FORT MCMURRAY, AB – The Lethbridge College Kodiaks women’s basketball program returns to the ACAC championships this weekend after a one-season playoff absence, finishing the regular season with a 13-8 record and placing third in the ACAC south division.

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