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Greyhounds and Badgers compete at provincial championship

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Hounds advance to playoff round; Badgers still in the hunt BY KATE WINQUIST The Provincial Senior Mens AA Tier 5 Baseball Championship is being held at Windthorst this weekend and features a couple of southwest teams. The Gull Lake Greyhounds and Shaunavon Badgers are competing with teams from Regina, Beechy, Kenaston, Redvers and Windthorst to…

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Western Canada Summer Games set for Swift Current in 2019

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Planning of the Western Canada Summer Games (WCSG) is well under way with an expectation of more than 1,700 athletes and coaches representing 16 sports expected to compete from August 9-17, 2019. “The board of directors is up and running, meeting monthly and building their teams,” said Mark Benesh, board co-chair. “We are all pretty…

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Heponiemi selected 40th overall by the Florida Panthers

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Swift Current Broncos forward Aleksi Heponiemi was selected in the second round, 40th overall by the Florida Panthers at the 2017 NHL Draft in Chicago, Illinois on Saturday. Heponiemi broke into the WHL as a rookie this past season and made an immediate impact with the Swift Current Broncos, recording 86 points (28g-58a) en route to…

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Win A Season Ticket For Life

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Broncos announce 17In17 Promotion as part of Season Ticket Drive The Swift Current Broncos announced last week that the 17 in 17 season ticket drive has launched with the goal of achieving 1,700 season ticket holders in time for the 2017/18 regular season. Season ticket holder numbers stand at 1,493, including a total of 137…

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Gordon honoured with SHSAA Award of Merit

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Submitted by Deb Reamer, Athletic Coordinator The SHSAA (Saskatchewan High Schools Athletic Association) held its AGM in Humboldt on June 21-23.  The delegation from the southwest included SHSAA president Val Gordon (Eastend), assistant director/LEADS rep Mark Benesh (Chinook SD), Chinook board rep Susan Mouland (Vanguard), officials rep Tyson Krause (Maple Creek), SWAC President Alisa Cooper…

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Southwest athletes do well at Provincials

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By Deb Reamer, Athletic Coordinator SHSAA provincial track was hosted in Saskatoon on June 2 & 3 with approximately 1500 athletes representing over 200 schools in the province.  The South West delegation had over one hundred coaches and athletes representing Chinook.  The weather was challenging at times.  Although Friday started out beautifully, in the afternoon…

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Take me out to the ball game

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Week 2 action in the Sask-Alta Baseball League! Monday, May 15th: Cabri(0-1) @ Gull Lake(0-0) *6:30* Maple Creek(0-0) @ MH Vipers(0-1) *6:30* Tuesday, May 16th: Climax(0-0) @ Swift Current(1-0) *6:30* Richmound(0-1) @ MH Black Sox(1-0) *6:30* Thursday, May 18th: Climax(0-0) @ Maple Creek(0-0) *6:30* Shaunavon(0-1) @ Cabri(0-1) *6:30* MH Vipers(0-1) @ Burstall(1-0) *6:30* Saturday, May…

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