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Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   Glenmary Catholic School, Peace River High School and T.A. Norris Middle School in Peace River were busy on January 18 and 19, as their gyms became the scene of a junior basketball tournament.…
PIC – Roland Michener Rams edge the GPV Vipers

The Georges P. Vanier Vipers junior boys’ basketball team hosted the Roland Michener Rams of Slave Lake on January 9. The Vipers held the lead for most of the game, but the Rams came from behind to win 52-49. Above,…
Falher Pirates win 11-4 against the Grimshaw Huskies

Mac Olsen Express Staff The Falher Pirates continue their winning ways in the 2018/19 season, and they travelled to Grimshaw on January 4 and won big against the Huskies. In the first period, Darren Kramer scored a power play goal,…
Pond hockey tournament in Donnelly

Mac Olsen Express Staff The Warriors held its first annual Family Pond Hockey Tournament on January 4-5 at the Guy/Donnelly Sportex. As committee member Alex Brochu notes, based on the concept of three-on-three, non-competitive hockey, 14 teams took part. The…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   The Falher Regional Recreation Complex is the scene of a midgets tournament this weekend. Six teams are playing, including the Smoky River team. They played a round robin game against the La Crete…
Junior curling clinic being held in Falher January 9

Mac Olsen Express Staff The Falher Curling Rink will be the scene of a junior curling clinic today, January 9. East Peace Gas Co-op is one of the sponsors and Manager Dale Dupuis reflects on the significance. “Rural Alberta is…
PIC – 4-3 victory for Pirates over Comets

The Falher Pirates hosted the Manning Comets on January 3, and they continued their winning ways. The Pirates had a one-goal lead near the end of the third period and they fought off several onslaughts by the Comets. Then, with…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   The Warriors Youth Family Pond Hockey Tournament was held at the Guy/Donnelly Sportex during January 4-5. Fourteen teams participated in the tournament, and they came from around the Smoky River region, as well…
One win, one loss for GPV Vipers basketball teams

Mac Olsen Express Staff The GPV Vipers junior basketball teams hosted their counterparts from Kinuso on December 18. The local boys’ team lost to Knights team, while the local girls’ team came out of their game against the Lady Knights…