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Carlyon up for national hoops award

Carlyon up for national hoops award

Some players who get their start in high school sports go on to bigger and better things, and one Westlock athlete has truly shined.
EPC senior cheerleaders win provincial bronze

EPC senior cheerleaders win provincial bronze

The Edwin Parr Composite senior high cheerleaders were on top of their game at the provincial championships last weekend. Their reward was a third-place finish and bronze medals for everyone.
Local hoops teams compete at regionals

Local hoops teams compete at regionals

Local basketball courts were busy last week as schools in Athabasca and Boyle hosted regional competitions. Last Thursday, Edwin Parr Composite hosted the boys ‘A’ event while Landing Trail Intermediate School was the site of the boys ‘B’ event.
Call up leaves impression on coach

Call up leaves impression on coach

A call up to the Barrhead Blackhawks made a big impression on the coaching staff. Jordan Adams of the Barr-head Angelz suited up for the Blackhawks on the weekend, but despite a strong effort from Adams, the Blackhawks dropped both games.
Barrhead claims two medals at games

Barrhead claims two medals at games

Two teams from Barrhead won medals in the curling event at the 55-plus Winter Games held in St. Albert Feb. 24-27. Both team participated in the 65-plus curling event.
Steelers drop deciding game to Saints

Steelers drop deciding game to Saints

The Barrhead Steelers gave it all they had, but came up short in the end. In Game 1, the third-place Steelers got outworked and outbattled, resulting in a 2-1 defeat to the second-place PAC Spruce Grove Saints. On Feb.
Dart league crowns champions

Dart league crowns champions

Deadeye Gord Stoby, Always-wins Chris Thompson and Lucky Bob Thompson – they sound like names out of a gun-slinging Western movie, but they are actually winners from a dart league.
Canada Winter Games a thrill for Kanzig

Canada Winter Games a thrill for Kanzig

The community of Athabasca can take pride in Team Alberta’s bronze medal in men’s hockey at the Canada Winter Games. Not only did they contribute one of their own, Keegan Kanzig, to the effort, but they also inspired him with their support.
Football season starts early at Multiplex

Football season starts early at Multiplex

It’s not the gridiron, but it’s close enough. Past, present and future members of the Edwin Parr Composite Pacers football team have been working out in the Rotary Fieldhouse at the Athabasca Regional Multiplex for the last month.
WES runners advance

WES runners advance

After spending the day at The University of Alberta last week, 20 students from Westlock Elementary School earned the opportunity to go back next month.
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