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Provincial curling championship provides valuable experience

Mac Olsen Express Staff The Georges P. Vanier senior boys’ curling team was the wildcard for the ASAA High School Provincial Curling Championships, and Coach Dave Pedden prepared his novice team accordingly. “They faced very competitive curling teams and we…
GPV senior boys’ curling team advances to provincials

Mac Olsen Express Staff Georges P. Vanier’s senior boys’ curling team headed to the ASAA High Schol Provincial Championships in Edmonton this past weekend. The team consists of Luc Blanchette (skip), Dylan Desharnais (third), Adyn Ouellette (second) and Derrick Brochu…
GPV Vipers junior basketball teams end season with medals

Mac Olsen Express Staff The Georges P. Vanier Vipers junior boys’ and girls’ teams were medal winners in High Prairie a couple of weekends ago. They played in the divisional basketball tournament at Prairie River Junior High during Feb. 23-24.…

Mac Olsen Express Staff The Smoky River Minor Hockey Association’s Atom team didn’t have any luck at the Atom ‘D’ provincial playoffs in Bentley during the weekend of March 16-18. They came away with a 0-2-1 record. Nonetheless, Coach Shawn…
Annual Farmers curling bonspiel another success

Alain Blanchette Behind the Hack A good time was had by all whom attended and participated in this year’s annual farmers curling bonspiel. Curlers from 13 different teams enjoyed battling it out on the ice. With the Olympics underway we…