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Ice Bears cool off Legionnaires

Chris Clegg South Peace News Any chance the High Prairie Legionnaires had of placing first in the league this season were dashed Jan. 25 as the visiting Valleyview Ice Bears crushed their opponents 6-2. The Ice Bears led 2-0 after…
Saints continue to roll through opposition

Chris Clegg South Peace News The juggernault that is the St. Andrew’s Saints girl’s basketball team continues to roll. The Saints scored two easy wins last week on their home court. They first defeated the Kinuso Knights 58-14 on Jan.…

Chris Clegg South Peace News The High Prairie Atom A team has taken the first step towards provincial qualifying. The team defeated Slave Lake 7-4 on Jan. 22 to take the lead in their two-game total goal qualifying series. With…
PIC – The puck stops here!

High Prairie Red Wing goaltender Jeremiah Clarke makes one of his 35 saves in a 5-2 win over the Enoch Northern Alberta Tomahawks at the Sports Palace Jan. 19. Barely seen behind Tomahawks No. 40 Danny McLean is Mikal Chalifoux.…
Red Wings clip Tomahawks

Chris Clegg South Peace News Tyrell Genier scored twice and added two assists in the third period as the High Prairie Red Wings broke a 2-2 tie and defeated the Enoch Northern Alberta Tomahawks 5-2 at the Sports Palace Jan.…

Chris Clegg South Peace News The High Prairie Legionnaire Midgets continue their fine late season form after two more wins last weekend. High Prairie won 5-3 over Peace River in a game played at Falher Jan. 17, then they blitzed…
Red Wings shine in junior all-star game

Richard Froese South Peace News Four players from the High Prairie Red Wings were in the spotlight in the Greater Metro Junior A Hockey League All-Star Games on Jan. 11 in Ontario. Forward and Red Wing leading scorer Larry Yellowknee…
Red Wings drop a pair without their all-stars

Richard Froese South Peace News The High Prairie Red Wings suffered their first losing weekend since the junior A hockey team moved to High Prairie in early November. The Red Wings were clipped 7-1 by the Enoch Northern Alberta Tomahawks…
Red Wings release avalanche of goals

Richard Froese South Peace News High Prairie Red Wings harnessed division rival Slave Lake Icedogs 10-4 in Greater Metro Junior A Hockey League action on home ice Jan. 5. The home team took control right from the start and led…

Chris Clegg South Peace News Braydan Auger’s overtime goal at 1:40 sent the hometown fans happy as the High Prairie Legionnaires defeated Peace River 4-3. However, it was Ashton Laderoute’s 50-save effort which kept the team in the game until…
Women’s shelter, Stollery score with Chargers

Richard Froese South Peace News Women and children in need were supported in the initial Chargers Care Christmas Drive organized by High Prairie E.W. Pratt high school women’s and men’s basketball teams. Sucker Creek Women’s Emergency Shelter and the Stollery…

Richard Froese South Peace News Another major recreation hockey tournament will be played in High Prairie. The High Prairie Red Wings Recreation Hockey Tournament is scheduled for March 20-22 at the Sports Palace and Gordon Buchanan Recreation Centre. The new…

Richard Froese South Peace News Junior A hockey appears to be in High Prairie for the long run. The High Prairie Red Wings are getting established in the first year of the West Division in the Greater Metro Junior A…

Chris Clegg South Peace News OK, so the Falher Pirates have no trouble with half the teams in the five-team NPHL. It’s the other half that’s causing them fits. The Pirates were blasted 10-3 at Grande Prairie Jan. 4, marking…
Make it 3 straight for Chargers

Richard Froese South Peace News The High Prairie E.W. Pratt Chargers won the Peace High Nomad Invitational Basketball Tournament in Peace River for the third successive year. The Charger men beat the Glenmary Saints of Peace River 83-78 in a…

Richard Froese South Peace News The High Prairie Red Wings wrapped up the 2019 portion of their junior hockey season with a win and a loss. The Red Wings doubled the Northern Alberta Tomahawks 6-3 at home Dec. 22 in…