The Naicam Senior Vikings hoisted the cup on March 13 after winning the best-of-five final series over the Craik Warriors. Naicam Senior Vikings, Wheatland Senior Hockey League Champions 2015-16: left to right, back row, Steve Guttormson, Sherlyn Green, Cory Lengyel, Phil Binkley, David Kellington, Braden Messer, Colton LeBlanc, Dave McConnell, Riley Hobbins, Rob Holoein, Brock […]
It was like a classic Stanley Cup final between traditional arch-rivals when the Wadena Wildcat Novice Panthers faced the Kelvington Wheat Kings in the final game of the Novice tournament held in Kelvington on Jan. 30. It came down to the wire as Kelvington was up 3-2 when Wadena’s Kyler Wickstrom scored to tie the […]
Preparations for the Cameco Hockey Weekend began in Wadena seven months ago, with the local organizing committee working in conjunction with Cameco to bring a spectacular event to the town. Like a brewing storm, the Cameco Hockey weekend started off quietly, with Wednesday night (Jan. 13) featuring the Atoms’ first game to kick off the […]
Photos: Charlene Wirtz Watch for our commemorative pullout section in the print edition of Wadena News on Jan. 25.
The presentation of the Ralph Rumpel Award began the hockey awards portion of the evening during the Wadena Minor Sports awards night on March 30. Wayne Anderson, left, receives the Ralph Rumpel Memorial Award from Jody Christianson. Jody Christianson introduced the award and this year’s winner. “The Ralph Rumpel Award is for the person or […]