|Bandits skate to shoot out victory|
In a game punctuated by back-and-forth scoring and controversial calls, the Brooks Bandits managed to squeak out two points with a 6-5 shoot out win over the Canmore Eagles on Friday night at the Centennial Regional Arena.
The game featured five lead changes and two goals that video conclusively showed should not have been ruled as such; but one such goal was awarded to each team, giving neither the advantage. Full Story >
|Bandits’ captain leads team to home win|
Brooks Bandits capped off a successful home stand Saturday night with a 4-2 AJHL win over the Grande Prairie Storm.
With the win, the AJHL standings became even closer with only two points separating the top three teams.
The Calgary Canucks began the week in top spot with 19 points after 14 games played, Brooks Bandits are in second place with 18 points after 12 games, Okotoks Oilers are in third place with 17 points after 12 games and the Camrose Kodiaks are in fourth place with 15 points after 12 games. Full Story >
|Crusaders roll to convincing wins|
St. Joseph’s Crusaders continue to cruise along undefeated in Alberta Six Man Football League play.
The defending provincial champions picked up lopsided wins over the past couple of weeks to move to 6-0.
Play Friday evening at Home had the Crusaders cruising to a 70-0 win over Holy Cross of Strathmore.
Strathmore entered the game without their starting quarterback who was hurt. Their best players, who is a running back, moved to the position and did give the Crusaders trouble in the early going. Full Story >
|Lady Buffalos place third at tournament|
This past weekend the Brooks Composite High Lady Buffalos traveled to Crescent Heights High School in Medicine Hat for a volleyball tournament.
The weekend was filled with a great deal of ups and downs. The girls first started by playing Highwood from High River. This game was very close and intense. The Lady Buffalos won 25-20 in the first set and 25-18 in the second. The girls were off to a fantastic start.
The following day they played the home team, Crescent Heights. The Lady Buffalos ended up losing the first set 23-25, but came back with a 25-22 win. They won the split by one point. Full Story >
|Roadrunners collect big win over Colts|
Brooks Roadrunners have a chance to go undefeated in Bantam Rangeland Football Conference play with a win this weekend.
The 5-0 Roadrunners will meet the 4-1 Parkside Pythons in Medicine Hat Saturday.
The Roadrunners improved to 5-0 with a 47-20 home field win over the Medicine Hat Colts Friday evening. Full Story >