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Van Hierden wins Fort Macleod Farmers and Friends Bonspiel

Posted on 05 February 2019 by Contributor | Comments (0)

MARY-ANN DOYLE, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR It was a fun weekend of curling and socializing at the Fort Macleod Curling Club where they hosted the annual Farmers and Friends Bonspiel with 12 teams competing. In the ‘A’ Event, the Doug Van Hierden rink comprised of Doug, Katie Lemire, Lindsay and Brendan Grant came out on top. Second…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod Mavericks to host Midget D hockey provincials

Posted on 05 February 2019 by Contributor | Comments (0)

JENNIFER MACKIN, GAZETTE CONTRIBUTOR The Fort Macleod Mavericks will host the 2019 provincial Midget D hockey championship tournament in March.…Continue Reading

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‘Hockey at its best’ in Fort Macleod

Posted on 29 January 2019 by Editor | Comments (1)

Hockey is Canada’s game, but in Fort Macleod the sport has developed into a major fund-raising mechanism. The Hockey Through…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod rugby players in Alberta tournament

Posted on 22 January 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on Fort Macleod rugby players in Alberta tournament

Three F.P. Walshe Flyers were part of a bronze medal effort on the weekend at the Alberta Regional U18 Sevens…Continue Reading

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Turner Sharp earns second Heritage all-star nod

Posted on 08 January 2019 by Editor | Comments Off on Turner Sharp earns second Heritage all-star nod

Turner Sharp is a Heritage Junior Hockey League all-star for the second year in a row. The 19-year-old defenceman joined…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod youth to play rugby for Canada

Posted on 19 December 2018 by Editor | Comments Off on Fort Macleod youth to play rugby for Canada

A Fort Macleod youth will represent Canada later this month at a U18 men’s rugby tournament at San Diego. Logan Markland, 16, will play for one of two Canadian teams in a tournament against two United States teams. The tournament is part of the selection process for the Canadian U18 men’s rugby team. “It’s just…Continue Reading

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F.P. Walshe Flyers host hoop tournament

Posted on 19 December 2018 by Editor | Comments Off on F.P. Walshe Flyers host hoop tournament

F.P. Walshe Flyers hosted their annual Blue and White senior boys basketball tournament on the weekend. The other teams in…Continue Reading

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Basketball alumni return to F.P. Walshe

Posted on 19 December 2018 by Editor | Comments Off on Basketball alumni return to F.P. Walshe

Former F.P. Walshe school athletes return to the hard court later this month for the annual alumni basketball tournament. The…Continue Reading

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Fort Macleod alumni tournament hockey at its best

Posted on 11 December 2018 by Editor | Comments Off on Fort Macleod alumni tournament hockey at its best

Hockey players with ties to Fort Macleod will lace up the blades this weekend in support of five worthy causes. One hundred and 12 players have registered for the second annual Hockey Through the Ages tournament Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 14-16. The tournament is open to people 25 years of age and over who…Continue Reading

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Who is your pick to win the exhibition hockey game on Thursday, Feb. 28 between the alumni of the 1996 Fort Macleod Atom Hawks and the 2019 Fort Macleod Midget Mavericks?