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Bison rookie making the most of opportunity

Bison rookie making the most of opportunity

Most rookies take time to adjust to a new league and Okotoks Junior B Bison rookie Michael Savage is learning too, just at a faster pace.
Okotokian getting rewarded for hard work with Hitmen

Okotokian getting rewarded for hard work with Hitmen

For Calgary Hitmen defenceman Keaton Lubin, years of hard work are starting to pay off. The Okotoks native was recently named to the Team Pacific roster for the upcoming 2011 World Under-17 Hockey Challenge in Winnipeg.

Falcons work hard in first tournament

The Foothills Falcons haven’t had a lot of practices or games in the early stages of the Senior boys’ high school basketball season, but the team held its own at the Ross Sheppard tournament last weekend in Edmonton.
Falcons sweep Drillers

Falcons sweep Drillers

The Oilfields Drillers know the road to the Foothills Athletic Council title runs through Foothills Composite. They found out on Monday night how difficult that road will be.
Foothills Stingrays show their stuff

Foothills Stingrays show their stuff

It’s a busy time of year for the Foothills Stingrays as the Okotoks swim club hosted the Team Photos with Santa Junior Meet over the weekend.
Wrestler able to snag impressive recruit

Wrestler able to snag impressive recruit

An Okotoks wrestler has been letter-perfect so far in her rookie high school wrestling season. However, it might have been Cassidy Barnett’s work with letters that has most helped the Okotoks Wrestling Club.
Oilers extend South Division lead

Oilers extend South Division lead

As the old saying goes, “you’ve got to be good to be lucky and lucky to be good.” The Junior A Oilers put that saying into action against the Canmore Eagles on Friday night at the Centennial Arena in Okotoks.

Knights adapting quickly to new fast-break offence

The Holy Trinity Academy Knights lost in a tournament final last weekend to an opponent they will likely see again.
Young Dawg takes steps to Junior team

Young Dawg takes steps to Junior team

A Holy Trinity Academy student is studying hard so he can take his lumps playing baseball against some major league prospects.
Bergmann leads Thunder in opener

Bergmann leads Thunder in opener

Andrew Bergmann’s five-point effort led the Airdrie Thunder to a 6-4 win over the Mountainview Colts during the Junior B hockey team’s wildly entertaining home and season opener at the Ron Ebbesen Arena on Oct. 1.