Category: Local Sports

Karate clubs come to Rose Valley

More than 30 people participated in the Rose Valley Karate Club’s January seminar and grading. Both Rose Valley and Kuroki karate clubs were represented, as well as members of other clubs from as far...

Wozniak derby marks ninth year

On Dec. 28, the Barrier Lake site of Mallard Wildlife Federation’s Wozniak Ice Fishing Derby looked like a little village, with its fish shacks, weigh station, warmup tent, concession and registration tent. Left to right,...

Mikush off to junior provincials

Following a full weekend of curling, four junior ladies’ and four junior men’s teams qualified for the junior provincials to be held in Humboldt in January. Dustin Mikush of Wadena was on Team Cherpin,...

Area athletes shine on national stage

National competitions held in Vancouver and Regina over the summer highlighted the skills of Lauren Weigel of Quill Lake, and Hayley Sunshine and her brother Darian Sunshine, both of Fishing Lake First Nation. Haley...

Squirts repeat as provincial champion

The Wadena Squirt boys’ softball team beat the Moosomin Marauders on June 13 to keep the championship title. Left to right, back row, coaches Darin Faubert, Gerard Fogg, Elden Helberg; middle, Brayden Jones, Josh...

Pee Wees show well at provincials

On July 12-13, the Wadena Wildcats 14-and-under boys’ softball team competed in Shellbrook against the Spiritwood Stingers and the Saskatoon Raiders for the provincial 14U B title. The Wildcats, coached by Derek Ochitwa and...

Golf tournament marks 35 years

The 35th Dale Millar Memorial Golf Tournament was held in Kelvington June 20 in spite of inclement weather. One of the longest-running RCMP golf tournaments in Canada, organizers are proud to say that it...

Provincial track and field

The Saskatchewan High School Athletic Association (SHSAA) Provincial Track and Field Meet was held at Gutheridge Field in Moose Jaw on June 6-7 when 96 Horizon School Division athletes participated. Provincial medallists from Kelvington...

Archery popular at FLFN

Councillor Terence Sabit instructed a 3D archery course at Fishing Lake First Nation on June 1. Attending the course were, back row, left to right, Aaron Mackiskinic Sr., Braiden Sabit, Dante Nanaquawatung, Terrilyn Slippery,...

Bringing back the bronze

A local boys fastball team has won a bronze medal at the Hustler Classic tournament May 31 and June 1. Left to right, back row, coaches Darin Faubert, Gerard Fogg, Derek Ochitwa and Elden...

Invermay School of Dance 2013 – 2014

The club hosted its sixth annual recital on April 12. • Left to right • back row, Natasha Fey, Megan Steranka, Chantelle Redman, Samantha Wallin, Shania Wallin, Brittany Kowalyshyn, Hailey Enge, Sarah Kowalyshyn, Ellisha...

Dance students delight family and friends

The Rose Valley School of Dance ended another successful season on May 11 by presenting its 31st annual recital. Photograph courtesy Reflections by Richard, Humboldt In front of a full gymnasium, the recital got underway with...

Turn-a-Row gymnasts go to provincials

Five gymnasts from the Turn-A-Row Gymnastics Club, located in Hendon, competed at the 2014 Provincial Championships in Moose Jaw May 9-11. Left to right, back, Taylor Housden and Amanda Brownlee of Kelvington; middle, Shanae...

Volunteer instructs hunter-safety class

Easter break? There’s no break when Reg Glennie’s around. A seasoned outfitter and experienced teacher, Glennie guided students in a prerequisite hunter-safety course held over Easter break at Wadena Composite School. There were 29 participants...