Sports

CHS gears up for tourney

by Phil Ambroziak The Carpenter High School boys basketball team can’t wait to compete on their home turf when they host their annual Northern Lights Classic basketball tournament Jan. 15 and 16. First, h...

Female team shines

by Derek Cornet The Meadow Lake Midget ‘A’ Stampeders have so far won six out of nine games in the North Saskatchewan Female Hockey League. The team most recently competed against the Diefenbaker Thunder ...

Broncos win three

by Phil Ambroziak There’s a new yet familiar face on the Meadow Lake Broncos’ bench these days. Recently, Lloyd Esau was brought on board as the new assistant coach for the Beaver Lakes Hockey League team, ...

Learning the basics

by Derek Cornet Some of Meadow Lake’s younger folks are in the midst of a junior curling program at the PineRidge Ford Curling Club. Close to 30 children between the ages of six and 12 have been attending...

Provincial medals claimed

by Phil Ambroziak Gold medals proved to be elusive for high school teams from the Northwest competing at this past weekend’s provincial volleyball championships. The closest any of them came was Goodsoil ...

Wrestling camp delivers

by Derek Cornet The Northern Pikes Wrestling Club hosted a one-day camp Nov. 21 at Carpenter High School in Meadow Lake where numbers surpassed organizers’ expectations. “We had to run out and get more fo...

Bound for provincials

by Phil Ambroziak The Saskatchewan High Schools Athletic Association (SHSAA) regional tournaments held this past weekend (Nov. 14) had a bittersweet ending for Meadow Lake’s Carpenter High School. While t...

Football shed burns

by Phil Ambroziak The Carpenter High School Spartans football team is not about to let its legacy go up in smoke. “We will build back up – that’s not even a question,” remarked long-time CHS coach and cur...

Midget Stamps improve record

by Phil Ambroziak A solid performance on the weekend has moved the Meadow Lake Midget Stampeders ‘AA’ into ninth place overall in the 2015-16 Centre Four Hockey League standings. The Stamps played host to...

Spartans stand strong

“It’s not whether you get knocked down, it’s whether you get up.” Renowned football coach Vince Lombardi’s words couldn’t be more fitting in light of the latest turn of events to impact the Carpenter High Sc...