Sports

Dressing room conflict tabled

by Phil Ambroziak The good news for local hockey enthusiasts is Meadow Lake Minor Hockey, the Meadow Lake Senior Broncos and the Meadow Lake Junior 'A' Mustangs will all be back in action this fall. The not...

Coverchuk wins big

Cody Coverchuk is back. Although he took to social media earlier this year to announce what appeared to be his retirement, the Meadow Lake cowboy is back in the chutes. This past weekend, Coverchuk finished...

Sox win home opener

by Phil Ambroziak The Meadow Lake Senior White Sox came out swinging. The Sox earned a 10-5 win over the visiting Unity Midgets Tuesday night (May 14) in their 2019 North Saskatchewan River Baseball Leag...

‘Tsi-Boy’ calls NHL in Cree

by Terry Villeneuve A well-known hockey broadcaster from northern Saskatchewan, Clarence ‘Tsi-Boy’ Iron, improved his ratings recently while making history as being the first play-by-play announcer to call a g...

Chapter closes on CHS wrestling

by Phil Ambroziak It’s been a heck of a ride. That’s how both wrestlers and coaches at Carpenter High School described the 2018-19 wrestling season, which recently wrapped up following this past weekend’s Sas...

Athletes go for gold

by Phil Ambroziak The differences between the two sports couldn’t be any greater, but this past weekend both wrestlers and curlers from Carpenter High School in Meadow Lake had one common goal – to qualify for...

Curler to compete at nationals

by Phil Ambroziak Carpenter High School is hosting regional playdowns this weekend, but another young curler from Meadow Lake has already taken it to the next level and beyond. Andie Kurjata – who is currentl...

One last Jam

by Phil Ambroziak There’ll never be another one like it. Not only because the winter storm this past weekend resulted in an unprecedented number of teams dropping out of the competition, but also because upco...

CHS wins home tourney

by Phil Ambroziak The only thing better than winning is winning in front of a hometown crowd. This is exactly what the Carpenter High School boys basketball team got to experience this past weekend when they ...

Wrestlers topple competition

by Phil Ambroziak Success breeds success. After a tremendous 2018 season, the Carpenter High School Spartans wrestling team continued to dominate the competition at the first major tournament of the 2019 camp...