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Post-season ends early for Airdrie Lightning

Post-season ends early for Airdrie Lightning

Playing a trio of games in less than 48 hours proved the Airdrie Lightning’s downfall March 10, as the AA midget women’s hockey team fell in its best-of-three series with the Rocky Mountain Raiders.
Thunder battles Mountainview Colts in division final

Thunder battles Mountainview Colts in division final

If hockey fans in Airdrie thought the Airdrie Techmation Thunder would coast through its best-of-seven North Division final series, the Mountainview Colts quickly put those ideas to bed.
Kodiaks come up short in championship game

Kodiaks come up short in championship game

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Hockey players enjoy Cinderella gold

Hockey players enjoy Cinderella gold

The 2019 Canada Winter Games closed with a storybook ending for two Rocky View County hockey players, who came home from the competition with gold medals as members of Alberta’s U18 women’s hockey team.
Cobras upends Lady Lakers basketball dynasty

Cobras upends Lady Lakers basketball dynasty

There’s a new leader in the Rocky View Sports Association (RVSA) senior girls’ basketball league, after the Cochrane Cobras defeated the Chestermere Lady Lakers 60-45 in the championship game March 2.
Cochrane upsets Chestermere to win basketball title

Cochrane upsets Chestermere to win basketball title

After finishing second in the regular-season standings, the Cochrane Cobras senior boys’ basketball team found an extra gear during the playoffs and secured its first Rocky View Sports Association (RVSA) championship since 2013.
Airdrie teams wrap up high-school basketball season

Airdrie teams wrap up high-school basketball season

Airdrie’s senior high school basketball teams competing in the Rocky View Sports Association (RVSA) concluded their 2018-19 seasons Feb. 28, with none of the teams qualifying for the championship games.
Hnatowich departs Xtreme for Junior A opportunity

Hnatowich departs Xtreme for Junior A opportunity

After five years of involvement with the Airdrie Xtreme’s coaching staff, head coach Reid Hnatowich is departing the AAA bantam team, after accepting an assistant coaching role with the Okotoks Oilers of the Alberta Junior Hockey League (AJHL).
AA midget teams prepare for playoffs

AA midget teams prepare for playoffs

The fourth time proved the charm for the Airdrie Lightning AA midget women’s hockey team.
Chinese curling team competes in Airdrie

Chinese curling team competes in Airdrie

The Airdrie Curling Club (ACC) had an uncommon group of visitors compete March 1 at the ACC’s annual Mixed Bonspiel – 22 athletes representing the Chinese national curling team.