Danny Rode

Local Sports: Stellar future for women’s baseball in Red Deer

Heidi Northcott was one of the first in Central Alberta to draw…

Local Sports: Volleyball runs deep in Josh Gagnon’s family

Volleyball plays a big role in the Gagnon family. So it’s no…

Local Sports: Swimmer Isaac Bahler takes the next step

Isaac Bahler got into swimming with the Sylvan Lake Nauticals Club, but…

Local Sports: Clayton Pottinger reaching for new heights

There are times in anyone’s life when they make a decision that…

Local Sports: Hard training pays off for Red Deer runner Jared Howse

Jared Howse understands success doesn’t come easily. The 17-year-old has put together…

Local Sports: Red Deer College has one of the best athletic programs

RDC has one of the most recognized athletic programs, in not only…

Local Sports: Queen’s Avery Lajeunesse not afraid to get physical

A year ago Avery Lajeunesse made a commitment to join the RDC…

Local Sports: Chance Longjohn right at home with Kings

Joining the RDC Kings hockey team last fall was a big change…

Local Sports: Ramiro Martinez Quintanilla Jimenez from Spain reigns on the court

Ramiro Martinez Quintanilla Jimenez didn’t know what to expect when he was…

Local Sports: Tanner Butler: A gifted defenceman

RDC hockey Kings head coach Trevor Keeper had an idea of what…

Local Sports: Kaitlan Linnell achieves hockey dream

Coming up through Red Deer minor hockey Kaitlan Linnell had a dream…

Local Sports: RDC Queens hitter Erin Neufeldt hits her stride

Coming into a new program there’s always an adjustment period, no matter…

Local Sports: Malik Smith is ‘the real deal’

RDC Kings basketball head coach Clayton Pottinger liked what he saw while…

Rode: Lapointe’s size, skill a fit for Kings

At the age of 17 Mathieu Lapointe had visions of playing hockey…

Rode: Lapointe’s size, skill a fit for Kings

At the age of 17 Mathieu Lapointe had visions of playing hockey…

Rode: Ballhorn a key player moving forward

As one of the younger teams in the Alberta Colleges Women’s Basketball…

Rode: Baltzer stepping up for Red Deer College Kings

The way Payton Baltzer has performed with the RDC basketball Kings this…

Local Sports: Watchful eye for volleyball pays off for Ben Holmes

Coming out of Lindsay Thurber Ben Holmes was considered one of the…

Rode: Brandin Cote keeps coaching career going

Brandin Cote’s hockey coaching career has come a long way in a…

Local Sports: Daylan Kuefler’s time in Arizona paying off huge dividends

Leaving home to play hockey is nothing new for Red Deer Optimist…