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Lightning strikes lady Raiders

The first year of the Alberta Major Bantam Female Hockey League for the St. Albert Raiders was better than expected. The Raiders finished first in the north and fourth overall in league play at 15-8-3.

On Tap

The Investors Group Hockey Alberta peewee AA major provincial championship starts Thursday afternoon at Servus Credit Union Place. Representing the St. Albert Minor Hockey Association are the Saints, the zone 3 reps, and the host Sabres.

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The first St. Albert Ringette Association U14 team to win a provincial championship in tween A was accomplished by the Sonic girls last weekend at Calgary.

Hole delivers Bronze Baby

The third Bronze Baby in four years for Kate Hole was the best of the bunch with the Simon Fraser University Clan. "It's hitting me a little harder than the other two did," Hole said Wednesday from the Burnaby campus.

On Tap

Game two in the best-of-three north division final between the St. Albert Raiders and Edmonton Lightning in the Alberta Major Bantam Female Hockey League is today at 5:15 p.m. at Confederation Arena. The series opener was Friday in St.

Storm springs into fall

The upcoming high school season in St. Albert kicks off in early April for players with the Storm spring league team.

Wolves repeat as SAPEC champs

The Morinville Lady Wolves howled in celebration of their second consecutive SAPEC championship in junior high hoops. “It feels amazing knowing that we won it out of all the St. Albert teams in the league.

Cuts stuns Simpson in OT

Ben Graunke was overwhelmed by the magnitude of the moment after sinking the championship-winning shot in overtime for the William D. Cuts Crusaders. "My heart skipped a beat.

Stanton signs with Chicago

St. Albert native Ryan Stanton is one step closer to the big show after signing a three-year entry-level contract with the Chicago Blackhawks on Friday.

Storm whips up new season

The game plan for the St. Albert Storm is to repeat as playoff champions but in a higher division than last year’s tier III triumph in the midget spring league.