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Joussard team wins annual JCA ice fishing tourney

Richard Froese South Peace News Cold weather and growing worldwide coronavirus [COVID-19] pandemic drew a record low number of teams for the 27th annual Joussard Ice Fishing Tournament on March 14 on Lesser Slave Lake. “We had 40 teams, says…
High Prairie wins Tier 2 Peewee title

Chris Clegg South Peace News The High Prairie Peewee Tier 2 team simply outgunned the Valleyview Ice Bears in their march toward the All Peace Minor Hockey League title March 8. High Prairie swept the best-of-five series by scores of…

Chris Clegg South Peace News One major hockey event was cancelled before the order came from Hockey Canada and Hockey Alberta to cancel the season. Dwayne Thunder says the decision to cancel the Treaty 8 First Nations Cup occurred before…

Chris Clegg South Peace News High Prairie Minor Hockey’s president says the right decision was made when Hockey Alberta cancelled the rest of the season March 13. “It is disappointing but there is nothing a guy can do about it,”…
Playoffs shut down

Richard Froese South Peace News The playoff run for the High Prairie Red Wings is over just as it started. Officials of the Greater Metro Junior A Hockey League pulled the plug on the West Division playoffs March 13 over…

Richard Froese South Peace News The High Prairie Red Wings will see more teams in their league next season. Fox Creek is the fourth team in the West Division of the Greater Metro Hockey League for the 2020-21 season, West…

Richard Froese South Peace News An inaugural fundraising hockey tournament planned for March 20-22 in High Prairie has been scrapped over the coronvirus world-wide pandemic. More that 20 teams were expected to compete in the inaugural High Prairie Red Wings…

Chris Clegg South Peace News The High Prairie E.W. Pratt Chargers and Legionnaires midget hockey team are combining forces to hold a benefit hockey game March 15 for an ill teammate. Legionnaires’ captain Harlan Noskey was diagnosed with a rare…
Legionnaires sweep Valleyview to win title

Chris Clegg South Peace News High Prairie Legionnaires’ captain Harlan Noskey must be very proud. In his absence due to a medical condition, his teammates rallied to win the All Peace Minor Hockey League Midget Tier 2 title March 7…

Chris Clegg South Peace News The High Prairie Red Wings will have a new opponent next season when they hit the ice. The team posted on its Facebook page March 8 that Fox Creek has been granted a franchise. The…
Lady Chargers roll to league championship

Richard Froese South Peace News The E.W. Pratt Lady Chargers have won the women’s basketball championship for High Prairie School Division. The High Prairie team beat cross-town rivals St. Andrew’s Saints 58-20 in the final of the five-team tournament Feb.…
PIC – First title for Atikameg Warriors

The Atikameg Warriors boy’s basketball team won the Smoky River Junior High School Basketball League title in Wabasca Feb. 28-29. The team went undefeated in the regular season with an 8-0 record and rolled through the tournament undefeated. Scores were…
Pratt men crowned HPSD hoops champions

Richard Froese South Peace News The E.W. Pratt Chargers were crowned the men’s basketball champion for High Prairie School Division. The High Prairie team beat the Slave Lake St. Francis Falcons 102-71 in the final of the nine-team tournament Feb.…
Pratt wins zone curling title

Chris Clegg South Peace News E.W. Pratt High School in High Prairie will be attempting to win its second Alberta Schools’ Athletic Association title since 2017 March 5-7 when Provincials are held at Lethbridge. Anthony Ogg’s rink won the Peace…

Richard Froese South Peace News The High Prairie Red Wings are ending regular season play in the West Division of the Greater Metro Junior A Hockey League. High Prairie hosts rival Slave Lake Icedogs on March 6 at 8:30 p.m.,…