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Successful weekend for local teams

Successful weekend for local teams

Some teams were beginning the regular season, others were playing after a long break and some just simply picked up where they left off from the previous weekend.
Run Michael Run, Linklater defies the odds to win national title

Run Michael Run, Linklater defies the odds to win national title

Many believe a person's destiny is laid out for them and Michael Linklater, a tremendous aboriginal athlete, did everything he could to change his destiny. Now he is sharing his story across Saskatchewan.
Mohawks advance to provincial nine-man quarter final

Mohawks advance to provincial nine-man quarter final

The Humboldt Collegiate Institute (HCI) Mohawks nine-man football team claimed victory in their first playoff game this season, played in Humboldt against the Wynyard Bears on October 23.
Hafford ends football season on a high

Hafford ends football season on a high

One team, either Meath Park or Hafford, were going to win their first game of the season on their final try, as they faced off in six-man football Oct. 21.
Wolves get revenge on North Stars with four goals in third period

Wolves get revenge on North Stars with four goals in third period

One Battlefords North Stars rookie had a breakout game offensively, but it wasn't enough, as the North Stars surrendered four goals in the third period and lost 6-5 to the La Ronge Ice Wolves.
Kickin' the competition at regionals

Kickin' the competition at regionals

Although there were no North Battleford teams playing, two regional soccer playoffs took place in North Battleford, and local area teams advanced to provincials. In the seven versus seven boys' playoffs Cando earned regional gold.

Minor hockey teams all underway

The luxury of having ice in rinks before many of the other communities in the league, means hockey is already in full swing for the Battlefords teams. Atom AA Barons The AA atom team had a home and away game on the weekend and earned one win.

Another group steps on the ice

The original seven community organizations involved with the North Battleford public skating programs stepped up for their fourth year of sponsorship recently, and, days later, another organization, North Battleford Elks, joined the team.

NBCHS Vikings so close to advancing

Two equally matched teams went head-to-head in the Saskatoon Secondary Schools Athletic Directorate 3A football quarter-finals, and the North Battleford Vikings came within a point of moving on. "It's playoffs.
Slumping Riders take thumping in Edmonton

Slumping Riders take thumping in Edmonton

With two games left in the 2010 regular season, the Saskatchewan Roughriders have grabbed the nation's attention for all the wrong reasons.