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Midgets shut out by Barrhead: Fort Mac here on Saturday

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Slave Lake’s Midget 1 Thunder faced Barrhead on Friday – the only team they’d lost to in the pre-season. This time Barrhead’s win was emphatic, shutting out the Thunder 5 – 0. Chase Nehring faced 35…
Pee Wee teams win both sides of home tournament

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Slave Lake’s two Pee Wee hockey teams hosted a pair of tournaments this past weekend; both ended up winning. The Pee Wee 1 Thunder overcame some tough competition from the LaCrete Lumberjacks to win in dramatic…
Minor hockey report: Midgets, Bantams Pee Wees all win

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Slave Lake’s Midget 1 boys’ hockey team finished its tiering schedule on Saturday with a shellacking of the visiting Wabasca Eagles. The teams likely won’t be seeing much of each other in the regular season. The…
Slave Lake Kodiaks win Ice Breaker Tournament

Callie Hermanson Lakeside Leader Slave Lake’s women’s hockey team, the Kodiaks, hosted teams from out of town on the Oct. 20 weekend for the Ice Breaker tournament. Eight teams took part: the Peace River Sharks, Grovedale Vipers, Grimshaw Hustlers, Taylor…

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader If the Midget 1 Thunder’s pre-season game against Barrhead was any indication of things to come, Slave Lake hockey fans could be in for some entertaining action this season. Fast-paced, hard-hitting, great-goaltending – you name it.…
Tops in match play

Doug Kubel, left, is the winner of the inaugural match play golf competition at Gilwood in Slave Lake. He received his trophy and $1,000 winner’s cheque from co-organizer Boyd Kelham on the 18th green on Oct 5. Initiated by Charlie…
Tikes on ice

On Tuesday October 9, kiddies aged four to six from the Introduction to Hockey program practiced their hockey and skating skills at the Slave Lake Muti-Rec Centre Arena.

Winning the Junior Girls’ division at the recent Court Side volleyball tournament in Slave Lake were the Koinonia Wolves. Team members (in no particular order) are Jazlynn Laboucan, Mandy Flores, Rebecca Dyck, Mackenzie Plante, Emily Plante, Mayah Boissoneault and Kristen…
It’s great to skate!

Kids in one of the Lakeside Figure Skating Club’s ‘learn-to-skate’ programs on the ice in Slave Lake last Thursday evening.
RMS Rams place fifth at high school golfing provincials

Submitted The Roland Michener Senior Secondary School golf team traveled to Calgary last week to compete in the A.S.A.A. Provincial competition. The weather actually cooperated enough (they teed-off in plus one and plus two both days) to complete the two-day…
Minor hockey pre-season games begin this Friday

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Looking at the roster for this year’s Slave Lake Midget ‘A’ team, two things jump out. One is that Chase Nehring won’t have the goaltending duties entirely on his shoulders. He’s done a great job the…

Kelly Pearson chips onto the ninth green in the Gilwood Club Championship, played in cool conditions this past weekend. About 46 took part; results not in by press time.
Bound for provincials

The boy’s golf team from Roland Michener School cleaned up at the zone tournament in Westlock last week, winning gold and qualifying them for the 2A High School Provincial Championships on Sept. 24 and 25 in Calgary. We’ll pass those…