Broncos take ACAC showcase

The ACAC Olds Broncos and St. Mary’s Lightning were at Three Hills School on Monday evening playing some pre-season basketball. The stands were full for this exciting game, with a concession stand set up fundraising for the THS girls volleyball team’s Florida tournament.

The score was all tied up at 15 after the first quarter, and within three at the half, but early season mistakes turned opportunities for the Lightning into points for the Broncos. Olds pulled away and held their le

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Acme Redmen Avery Bates & Edan Wade make Team Alberta

Two Acme High School athletes were among the select few chosen to make Team Alberta Volleyball this summer.

Edan & Avery, both entering their grade 11 year at Acme High School were selected through an invitation process that began back in January 2018.

Club volleyball coaches are asked to recommend athletes from their team that they feel could be an asset to the Team Alberta program. The girls went to a testing night and their names were then passed on to Team Alberta coaches so they could

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Three Hills Thrashers host training camp

The Three Hills Thrashers Junior B hockey club hosted their tryouts last week at the Three Hills Centennial Place Arena.

A total of 31 young men, eager to play for the Junior B squad worked under the direction of head coach Wayne Sharp and his staff. Included among the hopefuls were 10 returning veterans from last year’s team, as well as a good group of local prospects. Three goalies were in camp, including returning netminder Alex Jones. Coach Sharp noted some of the vets appeared to be

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