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Mosquito Heat go 3-0 to win gold in Pembina League year-end

Submitted Game 1 saw the Heat face Westlock. The Heat pitching and bats were too much for Westlock, with the heat coming out victorious. Pitching duties were shared by Grady Beauchamp, Grayson Conrad, Aiden Noskey and Nico Diaz. Conner McDermott,…

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader Austin Mood-Flagg played senior hockey last season for the High Prairie Regals. This coming season he’ll be back in Slave Lake with the Junior ‘A’ Icedogs. The news came in recently from owner Lauren Barr. “We…

Leader staff Slave Lake swimmers attended a meet on the first weekend of June in Beaverlodge. A scheduled meet June 8 in High Level was canceled. This past weekend 16 Sharks swam in Fairview (results to come later). In Beaverlodge,…

Joe McWilliams Lakeside Leader The Slave Lake Icedogs Junior ‘A’ hockey team appears on track to launch its inaugural season in the Western Provinces Hockey Association (WPHA) this fall. But unlike the league’s first season, the WPHA won’t be a…

Leader staff The Reed Churchill Memorial Ball Hockey Tournament – as previously reported – goes July 6 and 7 in Slave Lake. As of June 10, there was good response in several age groups, but lots of room for more…
Ball hockey kids go undefeated in city

By Mike Martin For the Lakeside Leader On Saturday, June 8, we took five of our ball hockey kids to Edmonton for the Street Hockey Showdown hosted by United Cycle. The Puck Monkeys played short-handed with only one extra player.…

Leader staff Slave Lake’s Midget Heat boys’ baseball team played a couple of games in Lloydminster on the weekend. It was supposed to be three games, but heavy rain forced the postponement of a game vs. High Prairie. The rain…
Happy anglers

Steve Wirstiuk and Doug Shea just found out they have the biggest fish of Day 1 in the Canadian Tire Anglers Cup and they are pretty pleased about it!
TKD students get tested!

Slave Lake’s AB Taekwondo Club students did belt testing on June 4 and 5. On Tuesday, 48 students aged seven-plus tested at the MRC field house. These were ranked from white to green belt. On Wednesday, 20 early skills and…

Leader staff The Canadian Tire Anglers Cup returns for another year to Slave Lake. This year it takes place on Friday, June 14 and Saturday, June 15. The entry fee is $1,000 per team and the first 100 teams entered…