Sports

CHS celebrates wrestlers

by Phil Ambroziak It was déja vu for students, staff and special guests at Carpenter High School in Meadow Lake last Friday (June 15). “It wasn’t too long ago we had Jacob Ambroziak up here to present him...

Bodybuilding champ crowned

by Phil Ambroziak It may be considered a niche sport, but Meadow Lake’s Mitch McAmmond is certainly pumped about his bodybuilding future. McAmmond, 23, recently took top honours in his 176-198-pound weigh...

Wrestlers ready for nationals

by Phil Ambroziak It’s all come down to this. With both high school and club provincials now in the history books, Meadow Lake and area wrestlers have one more competition to close out the 2017-18 season....

CHS wrestler strikes gold

by Phil Ambroziak What’s better than seeing one provincial wrestling banner hanging in the Carpenter High School gymnasium? Two provincial wrestling banners. Actually, make that three provincial wrestling ba...

Wrestlers off to provincials

by Phil Ambroziak Meadow Lake’s Carpenter High School is once again looking to leave its mark on the provincial wresting mat. This past weekend, 11 of the 17 wrestlers (nine from CHS and two from Jonas Sa...

Judo popular in North

Phil Ambroziak “I like the sport and always have fun with it – whether I win or lose.” These words belong to 12-year-old Luke Sampson of La Ronge, a fourth-year judo competitor who said he’s been having o...

Track to get paint job

by Phil Ambroziak Both the City of Meadow Lake and the Northwest School Division are on track when it comes to improving a popular component of Lions Park. During its regular meeting Feb. 15, the school d...

Manta Ray makes history

by Phil Ambroziak Meadow Lake’s Niah Shakotko continues to make a splash when it comes to her favourite sport. The 14 year old recently earned a bronze medal at the annual ManSask Championships held Dec. ...

Broncos trainer heart of team

by Phil Ambroziak One of the most important members of the Meadow Lake Broncos senior men’s hockey team has never been on the ice during a game. For the last two seasons, Gerald Clarke has served as the B...

Wrestler receives SHSAA banner

by Phil Ambroziak It was well worth the wait. That’s how Carpenter High School Grade 11 athlete Jacob Ambroziak, his friends, family and teammates felt when they attended a special ceremony at CHS Thursda...