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Pirates sweep first 2 games of series opener

Chris Clegg For The Express So far, the result was easily predictable. The Falher Pirates have smoked the High Prairie Regals in the first two games of their NPHL East Division Semi-Final after a 16-4 home ice win Feb. 5…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   The Georges P. Vanier Vipers senior high boys’ basketball team hosted the Peace River High School Nomads in the evening of January 30. The Nomads maintained a strong lead throughout the game and…
Falher Pirates are struggling for wins

Mac Olsen Express Staff The Pirates have added two more games to the negative side of the ledger, losing to the Manning Comets and the Dawson Creek Canucks in recent action. The Pirates travelled to Manning on January 18, where…
Medals wins for Glenmary Saints’ junior basketball teams

Mac Olsen Express Staff 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 part of a junior high basketball tournament. Glenmary hosted the…

Mac Olsen Express Staff smokyriverexpress.com @SmokyRiverExprs   The Grimshaw Huskies gave the Falher Pirates a hard battle on January 26, coming from behind to win the game by a score of 5-4. The game can also be noted for the…
More midget hockey action

Mac Olsen Express Staff Day two of the Smoky Minor Hockey Association’s midget tournament, January 13, saw the Peace River midgets (wearing white and black) and the Hay River Huskies play in the first semi-final game. The Huskies won that…
Smoky River midget team wins consolation game in own tournament

Mac Olsen Express Staff The Smoky River Minor Hockey Association’s midget team hosted a tournament during January 12-13, and Coach Michel Maisonneuve was pleased with the event. “It was a very successful tournament,” he says, adding it was the first…

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.…