Raiders finish second in A; Klippers win B side at championships

Fourteen teams from Saskatchewan and Alberta battled through the blazing heat and wind to try to earn the titles at the 32nd annual Western Canadian Oldtimers and Senior Men’s Baseball Championship

Raiders finish second in A; Klippers win B side at championshipsKevin McBain of The Clarion The mercury rose to more than 30C for all three days of the Red Lion Inn 32nd annual Western Canadian Oldtimers and Senior Men’s Baseball Championship held in Kindersley last weekend. Fourteen teams from Saskatchewan and Alberta battled through the blazing heat and wind to try to earn titles. A…

Bantam Royals are provincial champions

“It was a great team effort, with all 12 of our players contributing to the team offensively and defensively,” said Coach Ken Francis

Bantam Royals are provincial championsKevin McBain of The Clarion The Kindersley Bantam Royals are provincial champions! The team made the six-and-a-half hour trek to Carnduff to compete in the seven-team Bantam AA Tier 4 provincial championships on the weekend and went undefeated. “We had a really good draw,” said Coach Ken Francis. “We played in kind of a reduced…

Minor ball teams head to provincials

In softball action, the UK Royals are provincial champions after winning the title in a three-team competition in Delisle this past weekend. They will now attend Western Canadians

Minor ball teams head to provincialsBy Clarion staff It’s provincial championship time for three minor baseball league teams. The Kindersley Bantam Royals will be in Carnduff for the Tier 4 Bantam AA championships this weekend. They will compete against six other teams. The Royals are in Pool A with the Saskatoon Cardinals, Sask Five Giants and Lumsden Cubs. Pool B…

Fourteen teams to compete at championships

The Kindersley Raiders and Klippers will represent Kindersley in the 32nd annual Western Canadian Oldtimers and Senior Men’s Baseball championship this weekend

Fourteen teams to compete at championshipsBy Clarion staff The Kindersley Raiders and Klippers will represent Kindersley in the 32nd annual Western Canadian Oldtimers and Senior Men’s Baseball championship this weekend. There will be plenty of baseball action beginning Friday with 14 teams competing – six in the 19-plus division and eight in the 43-plus division. The Klippers have won the…

Kindersley Stallions sit atop league, division

The Stallions are 11-0 with two games remaining

Kindersley Stallions sit atop league, divisionClarion staff The Fertile Valley Baseball League’s (FVBL) regular season is drawing to a close and the undefeated Kindersley Stallions are poised atop the league and their division. The Stallions are 11-0 with two games remaining, although if one of the games is not made up, the team only has one game left to play…

Kindersley players inducted into SJHL Hall of Fame

A pair of speakers, a golf tournament and celebrity guests combined for a great event

Kindersley players inducted into SJHL Hall of FameKevin McBain of The Clarion with files from Harland Lesyk It was a day full of fun at the Iron Horse Klippers Celebrity Golf tournament and SJHL Hall of Fame induction ceremony on Saturday. It was a beautiful day for a round of golf. Sixty-three players making up 14 teams with local Klippers supporters and…

Sean Flanagan signs ECHL contract

Congratulations Sean!

Sean Flanagan signs ECHL contractBREAKING NEWS!! Former Kindersley resident Sean Flanagan just signed a contract with the Greenville Swamp Rabbits in South Carolina of the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL) with an American Hockey League (AHL) tryout with the Hartford Wolf Pack - both affiliates of the New York Rangers. If he sticks with Greenville, he will have a…

Connor Tate commits to Arizona university

Kindersley competitor will attend the 11th-ranked golf program in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, where he’ll get to golf and study business right in Phoenix

Connor Tate commits to Arizona universityAndrew McCormack of The Clarion The papers are signed and Kindersley’s Connor Tate will be golfing for the Arizona Christian University Firestorm come the 2017-18 school year. Tate will attend the 11th-ranked golf program in the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, where he’ll get to golf and study business right in Phoenix. It’s been a…

Bumping and bucking: Kindersley sets rodeo record

A record 411 contestants took part in the Canadian Cowboys Association event, which drew strong crowds all three days

Bumping and bucking: Kindersley sets rodeo recordAndrew McCormack of The Clarion The West Central Events Centre was bumping and the beasts were bucking for the Kindersley Indoor Rodeo Thursday through Saturday. A Canadian Cowboys Association record for contestants was set. There were an estimated 411 entries for the three-day rodeo, the most in the half-century existence of the CCA. Every seat…