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Barrhead Minor Hockey Association (BMHA) hits the ice in full stride

Barrhead Minor Hockey Association (BMHA) is looking to have another good year helping children learn life skills and have fun.
Senior Warriors open with a win

Senior Warriors open with a win

If the Westlock Warriors season opener against the Bonnyville Pontiacs is any indication, local fans will be in for a good year. The senior ‘AA’ club took to the ice at the Rotary Spirit Centre Oct.
Thunderbirds battle hard at Friday Night Lights

Thunderbirds battle hard at Friday Night Lights

The Westlock Thunderbirds may have been 0-5 on the season, but you couldn’t tell given the effort and attitude they displayed as they took on the visiting team from Bonnyville.
Bombers open inaugural season with two wins

Bombers open inaugural season with two wins

Kevin Berger – Leader Staff The Barrhead Bombers junior hockey team kicked off their inaugural season with a pair of wins over the visiting Cold Lake Hornets on Friday and Saturday.
Thunderbirds play final league game Oct. 4

Thunderbirds play final league game Oct. 4

Chris Zwick – Leader Staff The Westlock Thunderbirds may have been 0-5 on the season, but you couldn’t tell given the effort and attitude they displayed as they took on the visiting team from Bonnyville under the bright lights last Friday.
Getting their kicks in Fawcett

Getting their kicks in Fawcett

Students from six area schools gathered in Fawcett Sept. 26 for the annual Pembina Hills Divisional Junior High Soccer Tournament. Pictured, R.F. Staples’ Jolie Snow and Sebastian Hoblak run to get control of the ball.
Thunderbirds forced to forfeit game to Cold Lake

Thunderbirds forced to forfeit game to Cold Lake

The Westlock Thunderbirds were slated to play Cold Lake Sept. 27 for their fifth game of the Wheatland Football League season, but had to forfeit the game due to the flu which decimated the roster.
Lack of players results in fifth loss for T-Birds

Lack of players results in fifth loss for T-Birds

Andreea Resmerita – Leader Staff The Thunderbirds were slated to play Cold Lake Sept. 27 for their fifth game, but had to forfeit the game due to the flu, said coach Jon Kramer. “It’s disappointing for the players and coaches too.
Hockey season is around the corner

Hockey season is around the corner

Hockey fans can expect a fast, hard-hitting style of hockey.
SMS golfers sizzle at zones

SMS golfers sizzle at zones

St. Mary School golfers returned home from zones last week with a gold medal for Reid Casavant and silver for the boys team.