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PIC – Achievement Day for local gymnasts

Smoky River gymnastics club hosted Achievement Day on February 18. This is a competition that gives these gymnasts a chance to compete in a fun setting and to get to know other gymnasts. The meet included gymnasts from Smoky River,…
PIC – Atom team advances to provincials

On February 25, the Smoky River Atoms team won their game for provincials in the final series versus Ridgevalley, and they are Zone 1 Atom D Champions.  The Atoms advance to the Provincial Championship for Atom D in Delburne  March…
Pirates win! They defeat Huskies in seven games

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The Falher Pirates are moving on to the Campbell Cup final, after seven battles with the Grimshaw Huskies. For coach Mathieu Maisonneuve, the East Division final was gruelling and the team can’t rest on their…

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs   It came down to the wire for the Falher Pirates, as they were forced to play game seven against the Grimshaw Huskies. They played at the Mile Zero Regional Multiplex in Grimshaw on March…
Pirates and Huskies in a  tough battle for supremacy

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The Grimshaw Huskies have proven they aren’t pushovers and are determined to battle with the Falher Pirates for every game. “It’s going to be a battle,” says coach Mathieu Maisonneuve of the Pirates. “They’re a…
She Devils tournament held at the Guy/Donnelly Sportex

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The Guy/Donnelly Sportex was a busy place on the weekend of February 17-19, as the annual She Devils tournament was held. “It’s more of a tradition than anything else,” says organizer Pauline Therriault. “But it’s…
Pirates trounce Huskies in first game of best-of-seven

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The Falher Pirates are off to a strong start against the Grimshaw Huskies. The Pirates travelled to the Mile Zero Regional Multiplex in Grimshaw for the first game of their best-of-seven playoff series. The Pirates…
Vipers split a pair of games with Falcons

Mac Olsen Express Staff @SmokyRiverExprs The regular basketball season has come to an end for the junior teams at Georges P. Vanier. They hosted the St. Francis Falcons from Slave Lake on February 15. The girls played first and the…