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Thunder’s Turcotte turns in a Top 15 performance at the CCAA

Submitted story and photo After finishing in the top five at the recent ACAC Golf Championships, the Thunder Golf team’s Kassidy Turcotte found herself qualifying as an individual for the 2016 PING Golf National Championships hosted by Holland College in…
GPV Vipers golfers attend regional, provincial tournaments

Mac Olsen Express Staff The golf season wrapped up for junior high and senior high students in September, with some bringing home medals or placing high in their respective categories. The junior high students competed in in a zone tournament…

Mac Olsen Express Staff The 2016/17 NPHL season is just weeks away and the Falher Pirates are still filling positions on the team. “We’re inviting prospective players to come out,” says general manager Gilbert Desharnais. Tryouts will be held on…
Manatees meet their best times at provincials

Mac Olsen Express Staff The Smoky River Manatees Swim Club didn’t bring home any medals from provincials, but the outcome is pleasing for coach Natasha Smit. Six swimmers and four alternates went to provincials in Edmonton during Aug. 19-21. The…
Smoky Lanes Bowling is re-opening soon for the new season

Mac Olsen Express Staff Attention, all bowlers and bowling teams. Smoky Lanes Bowling in Girouxville is re-opening for a new season on Sept. 20, so drop in and register for league bowling as soon as possible. “We’re looking forward to…
Rain did not stop the Capitals Golf Tournament

Tom Henihan Spotlight On the morning of Saturday September 3, it was doubtful if the second annual Sucker Creep Capitals Fall 4 Ball Tournament would go ahead. Those who had already shown up asked tournament organizer Lonnie Willier if he…