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Pearl Lorentzen Lakeside Leader There is a new camp in town for kids 10 and older to practice volleyball before the upcoming fall season. The camp is run by H.I.T.T. Volleyball from Calgary. H.I.T.T. stands for High Impact Technical Training.…
Midget Heat capture silver in provincial baseball

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Winning silver involves losing in the final and that makes it hard. “Tough update tonight,” said Slave Lake Midget Heat coach Kevin Campbell, starting off his regular emailed report on the fortunes of his baseball team.…
Who knew a golf course    could hold that many people?

Leader staff Everybody had as much fun as they possibly could, says Darin Busk, one of the organizers of the Emes/Lukan Memorial Golf Tournament. That adds up to a lot of fun, because there were around 300 people out on…
Smith hosts Alberta Barrel Race Association race

Pearl Lorentzen Lakeside Leader Owen Cardinal (12), the fastest youth barrel racer at Mirror Landing Barrel Challenge rode just slower than the fastest adult rider, Tracy Pratt. Both competed on the same horse, Max. The peewee riders rode much slower.…
Provincial silver for Mosquitos

Leader staff Slave Lake’s Mosquito Heat boys’ baseball team came home from St. Paul on Sunday with silver medals around their necks. The tournament was the Tier 1 provincial championships for their age group (10 and 11). Here’s how the…

Leader staff A team of just four members of Slave Lake’s summer swim club attended a meet in Grimshaw on July 13. Each competed in four individual races; relays weren’t part of the program for the Sharks this time around.…

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader You may remember Last week’s news that the Slave Lake Icedogs would probably be joining forces with the Western States Hockey League? Strike that. News from team owner Lauren Barr came in just after last week’s…

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Slave Lake will host the Midget ‘AA’ Tier 4 provincial baseball championship tournament on the last weekend of this month. That good news came in just recently from Midget Heat coach Kevin Campbell. The tournament runs…