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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…

Callie Hermanson Lakeside Leader The Lakeside Figure Skating Club is back on ice for another winter skating season. Skating club coach Jennifer Dierker says the club offers PreCanSkate, CanSkate, Figure Skating, AdultSkate, and PreCanPower programs.  She says every Skate Canada…
Decent numbers for 2018/2019 minor hockey season so far

Should be enough for two Midget teams this year Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader As the evaluation skates started last week, the numbers were looking pretty good in the upper age groups. According to Slave Lake Minor Hockey Association (SLMHA) President…

Submitted Kimberly Poitras certainly kept busy this summer, she qualified to represent Alberta on the Junior ‘A’ provincial team for synchronized swimming. Poitras trained in Calgary for three weeks then she competed at the Synchro Youth Nation Competition (SYNC) in…
Quality time on the ice

About 60 kids in various age groups were busy on the ice in Slave Lake for several hours a day all last week when Peak Performance Hockey Schools returned to town. Tyler Warman, who is a partner in the venture…

Thanks to our Men’s Night correspondent Kelly Pearson, we have the following results from Gilwood Golf Club. The Aug. 21 Men’s Night competition had a combined four-person individual play low net play-down, playing from a combination of black and blue…