Sports

Arena upgrade discussed

by Phil Ambroziak Councillor Glen Winkler wants to look to the future, not the past. During the regular meeting of Meadow Lake city council Monday evening (Oct. 22), Winkler put forth a motion calling for...

M.L. cowboy wins first LRA title

by Phil Ambroziak Meadow Lake’s Colton Ouellette is a champion. After three years of competing in the Lakeland Rodeo Association, Ouellette captured his first LRA title on the weekend when he came out on ...

Football season is here

by Phil Ambroziak The Carpenter High School Spartans are ready to roll. With their first game of the 2018 season set for next Friday (Sept. 7) at home, members of the CHS football team have been honing th...

B-ball camp rises to top

by Phil Ambroziak Basketball players of all ages were recently given the opportunity to rise above the competition. The fourth annual Rise Above basketball camp – hosted by former Meadow Lake teacher Nava...

Athlete sets swim records

by Phil Ambroziak A former Meadow Lake athlete is making a splash in the world of competitive swimming. Recently, Nikita Ens captured a bronze medal and broke five records at the 2018 Canadian Swimming Tr...

Gerwing named league MVP

by Phil Ambroziak Good things come to those who wait. After nearly two decades being a heavy hitter in the North Saskatchewan River Baseball League (NSRBL), Meadow Lake’s Kevin Gerwing was recently named ...

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...