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Heat go 2 – 3 at Western Canada Juniors

Leader staff The Slave Lake Junior Heat, fresh off their provincial ‘AAA’ championship, competed at the Western Junior ‘AAA’ Championships in Brandon Manitoba on the Aug. 12 weekend. The Innisfail Merchants, runners-up at provincials, also took part. The Heat won…

Leader staff Eight of the 12 members of the Slave Lake Sharks swim club who competed at the regional meet in Grande Prairie qualified for the provincial championships. Those happened this past weekend in Edmonton. The regional meet was cut…

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader This week’s yoga stance is called ‘crow pose’ and Lori Whitby of Slave Lake Smiling Dog Yoga says it isn’t for everyone and to be careful if you have wrist issues. “Please don’t do this pose…
Nice weather for weekend soccer tournament

Footy Last weekend’s soccer tournament in Slave Lake had a fairly good turnout when The Leader popped by to snap some action shots. Keep your eyes peeled in an upcoming edition for the results.
Bantams win silver in ‘AA’ provincials

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Slave Lake’s Bantam ‘AA’ Heat had a good run at the Tier I provincial baseball championships in Strathmore on the August long weekend. They fell one game short of the championship, losing to Provost in the…
Juniors defy odds, bring home provincial gold

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Slave Lake’s Junior baseball team is king of the hill provincially, after defying the odds, playing great baseball and winning the Junior provincial championship in Edmonton on the August long weekend. Made up about two thirds…

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Due to the Monday holiday this week, we were unable to bring you the weekend baseball news – meaning (among other things) how the Slave Lake Jr. Heat did at the ‘AAA’ provincials in Edmonton. What…

Koltin Davis of Slave Lake – playing for the Elk Point Mosquitoes, was a silver medalist in the provincial championships in Elk Point on the last weekend of July. His proud grandpa Leonard Sinclair passed on the news. Koltin is…
The latest conquests of the Slave Lake Sharks

Leader staff A handful of firsts and an armload of personal best times (PBs) came out of the Slave Lake Sharks’ latest foray into competitive swimming. This time it was on July 29 in Peace River at a meet hosted…

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader The Slave Lake Sharks recently headed over to High Prairie on July 22nd for a swim meet and came back with a few personal best times and other good standings, as follows: Grace Auger – nine/10…

Katrina Owens Lakeside Leader This just in from head coach Cody Stasow, of the Slave Lake Heat Junior Heat: “It looks like we passed Innisfail to secure the number two seed in the six-team provincial tournament going on next weekend.”…