|Bantam Longhorns zone six champions|
The Badlands Bantam AA Longhorns secured a birth in the Bantam AA Minor Provincials last Thursday night with a 5-2 victory and 9-2 series win over the Cochrane Rockies.
After a 4-0 win in game one of the series, the Longhorns knew the series was in their hands as long as they came out determined to play a full sixty minutes dedicated to their systems…and that they did.
Longhorns’ leading scorer Michael Murphy, got the team out to a 1-0 lead midway through the first period when his shot found the far side of the net. Brayden Dyck picked up the assist.
Trailing by a goal, the Rockies would pressure the Longhorns firing 17 second period shots at the Longhorn net. Full Story >
|Brooks Golf Club records 2013 gross profit of $55,774|
Brooks Golf Club made a $55,774 gross profit during the 2013 season.
Club treasurer Linda Simpson told members at last week’s annual general meeting there was $120,000 in the operating account as of Dec. 31. The club also put away $30,000 into the capital reserve account.
“The board specifically did that just to represent that we are serious about creating a capital reserve fund and making sure there are funds available for future capital projects that we may choose to do,” she said. Full Story >
|Crusaders could meet rivals in league final|
St. Joseph’s Crusaders intermediate boys basketball team hope to wrap up their season with a Grasslands and zone championship.
Grasslands tournament final play began this week and will conclude Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. with the top two teams meeting in the final at Brooks Junior High. The winner will receive a championship banner.
If all goes the way St. Joseph’s coach Drew Martin anticipates, his squad will meet the Brooks Junior High Roadrunners in the Grasslands final. The teams split four games played during the season.
The Crusaders will also be gunning for a zone championship at home this weekend.
Martin said half of his team consists of grade nine players and some of the boys have played for him for three years. Full Story >