Red Lions hockey club hands out awards

Captain Jonny Calkins was top scorer and co-MVP with goaltender Luke Sproule

Red Lions hockey club hands out awardsClarion staff The Kindersley Red Lions held their annual awards night Saturday, following a round of golf. The Red Lions had a good regular season with a 11-7-2 record, third in the league. They lost out in the league championship series to the Wilkie Outlaws in three straight games. The following is a list of…

Red Lions swept by Wilkie Outlaws in SWHL final

‘These guys are as professional as they come. They have that no-quit attitude,’ said coach Wayne Samson

Red Lions swept by Wilkie Outlaws in SWHL finalCrossroads staff The Kindersley Red Lions bowed out to the Wilkie Outlaws in three straight games in the Sask. West Hockey League finals. The Red Lions lost 10-2 in Wilkie in Game 3 of the best-of-five series played Friday night to close out the series. This makes it four league titles in a row for…

Red Lions’ backs against the wall – again

Down 2-0 to the Outlaws in their best-of-five SWHL final series, going into game three Friday night in Wilkie

Red Lions’ backs against the wall – againKevin McBain of The Clarion The Red Lions are down two games to none to Wilkie in their best-of-five Sask. West Hockey League finals, going into game three Friday night in Wilkie. The Red Lions dropped their second game of their series in Wilkie last Wednesday 3-2 in overtime after losing game one 6-3 in…

Red Lions down 1-0 in final series

‘We have to stay out of the box. I think we deserved the penalties we received,’ said coach Wayne Samson

Red Lions down 1-0 in final seriesKevin McBain of The Clarion The Wilkie Outlaws scored three power play goals Sunday en route to a 6-3 win over the Kindersley Red Lions in game one of their Sask West Hockey League championship series. Game 2 will be played Wednesday in Wilkie. No other games had been set as of press time. Coach…

Red Lions’ historic comeback sends them to the SWHL finals

‘Our leadership really stepped up. We had that never-say die-attitude,’ said coach Wayne Samson

Red Lions’ historic comeback sends them to the SWHL finalsKevin McBain of The Clarion The Kindersley Red Lions completed a historic comeback Sunday, winning three straight games over the Macklin Mohawks, after being down 2-0 to win their best-of-five Sask West Hockey League semifinal series. The Red Lions completed the turnaround with a 7-4 win on Sunday. They won game four 7-3 last Wednesday…

Crunch time for the Red Lions

Kindersley senior squad trails in two playoff series: league and provincials

Crunch time for the Red Lions  Kevin McBain of The Clarion The Kindersley Red Lions have their backs against the wall in both league and provincial playoffs. The squad is down 2-1 in the league series against Macklin and will play game four of the best-of-five Sask West Hockey League semifinals tonight (Wednesday) at 8:30 p.m. They also hope to…

Red Lions drop first game to Macklin

‘In my mind they are cowards,’ said coach Wayne Samson about the Mohawks. ‘They talk the talk but don’t walk the walk at all.’

Red Lions drop first game to MacklinKevin McBain of The Clarion The Kindersley Red Lions lost 6-3 to the Mohawks in the opening game of the second round of Sask West Hockey League playoffs in Macklin on Sunday. Game two will be played tonight at 8:30 p.m. in Kindersley. Coach Wayne Samson said that the team was sucked into the Macklin-style…

Red Lions advance to next rounds in provincial and league playoffs

Shaunavon Badgers bounced in two straight games in provincials; Macklin Mohawks up next in league playoffs

Red Lions advance to next rounds in provincial and league playoffsKevin McBain of The Clarion The Red Lions advanced to the second round of the provincial senior A playoffs after sweeping the Shaunavon Badgers in two straight games. They defeated the Badgers 5-1 in game one in Kindersley a week ago. Game 2 was played Friday in Shaunavon, and the Red Lions had to come…

Red Lions ride depth to first-round playoff success

Senior team awaits SWHL semifinal opponent; heads to Shaunavon hoping to wrap up provincial series

Red Lions ride depth to first-round playoff successKevin McBain of The Clarion The Kindersley Red Lions swept last week’s games, winning all three playoff contests and advancing to the league semifinals. The Red Lions defeated the Biggar Nationals 2-1 in overtime on Thursday night in Biggar and followed that up with a 5-1 victory back in Kindersley to take the best-of-three Sask…

Red Lions close out season with a split; draw Biggar in first playoff round

The senior team is also preparing for provincial playoffs against Shaunavon, with Game 1 to be played on Sunday at 7 p.m. in Kindersley

Red Lions close out season with a split; draw Biggar in first playoff roundKevin McBain of The Clarion The Kindersley Red Lions will take on Biggar in the first round of playoffs. The Red Lions closed out their Sask West Hockey League season with a win and a loss to finish the season with a record of 11 wins, seven loses and two overtime losses for 24 points,…

Red Lions still have a shot at second place in SWHL

Kindersley senior team preparing for league playoffs and adding players in hopes of a long run in provincials

Red Lions still have a shot at second place in SWHLKevin McBain of The Clarion The Kindersley Red Lions still have a mathematical chance of getting into second place in the Sask West Hockey League. The Red Lions have two games remaining and sit in third place in the senior league with 22 points. Macklin is second with one game remaining and 25 points. The…

Red Lions split weekend games

The Red Lions have three regular season games remaining: in Kerrobert on Friday, at home to the Tigers on Jan. 26 and in Luseland on Jan. 27

Red Lions split weekend gamesKevin McBain of The Clarion Red Lions fans saw two great games last weekend. The Sask West Hockey League team lost to Biggar 6-5 on Saturday, after defeating Eatonia 6-5 on Friday night. With three games remaining in the season, the Red Lions are third with a record of 10-5-2 for 22 points, just one…

Red Lions back in action

The SWHL team has two home games this weekend: Eatonia visits on Friday and then Biggar is in Kindersley on Saturday night

Red Lions back in actionClarion staff The Kindersley Red Lions will be back in action this weekend with two games on the slate. They will take on Eatonia (3-6-4) at home on Friday and then host Biggar (5-8-1) on Saturday night. The Red Lions enter 2018 with a Sask West Hockey League record of 9-4-2, good enough for third…

Red Lions win two to move in to third place

The SWHL team now have their sights set on Macklin, who are just two points ahead of them in the standings, but do have a game in hand

Red Lions win two to move in to third placeKevin McBain of The Clarion The Kindersley Red Lions closed off 2017 in fine fashion on the weekend with two wins at home. The Red Lions defeated the Unity Miners 5-3 on Friday night and slid past the Eatonia Huskies, 2-1 in overtime Saturday night in front of a large hometown crowd. The two wins…

Red Lions take on Mallards tonight

The Kindersley senior squad has three games on tap before Christmas. They sit in fourth place in the Sask. West Hockey League with a 5-4-1 record

Red Lions take on Mallards tonightClarion staff The Kindersley Red Lions had last weekend off, but hit the ice again with three Sask. West Hockey League games before Christmas Day. The Red Lions will host the 2-7 Luseland Mallards tonight, in a rare mid-week matchup, beginning at 8:30 p.m. On Friday, they will be in Biggar (4-7). And on Saturday,…