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Local Sports: Chance Longjohn right at home with Kings

Local Sports: Chance Longjohn right at home with Kings

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

Local Sports: Chance Longjohn right at home with Kings
Local Sports: Ramiro Martinez Quintanilla Jimenez from Spain reigns on the court

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: Ramiro Martinez Quintanilla Jimenez from Spain reigns on the court
Local Sports: Tanner Butler: A gifted defenceman

Local Sports: Tanner Butler: A gifted defenceman

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

Local Sports: Tanner Butler: A gifted defenceman
Local Sports: Kaitlan Linnell achieves hockey dream

Local Sports: Kaitlan Linnell achieves hockey dream

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

Local Sports: Kaitlan Linnell achieves hockey dream
Local Sports: RDC Queens hitter Erin Neufeldt hits her stride

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: RDC Queens hitter Erin Neufeldt hits her stride
Local Sports: Malik Smith is ‘the real deal’

Local Sports: Malik Smith is ‘the real deal’

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

Local Sports: Malik Smith is ‘the real deal’
Rode: Lapointe’s size, skill a fit for Kings

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

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
Rode: Ballhorn a key player moving forward

Rode: Ballhorn a key player moving forward

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

Rode: Ballhorn a key player moving forward
Rode: Baltzer stepping up for Red Deer College Kings

Rode: Baltzer stepping up for Red Deer College Kings

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

Rode: Baltzer stepping up for Red Deer College Kings
Local Sports: Watchful eye for volleyball pays off for Ben Holmes

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

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

Local Sports: Watchful eye for volleyball pays off for Ben Holmes
Rode: Brandin Cote keeps coaching career going

Rode: Brandin Cote keeps coaching career going

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

Rode: Brandin Cote keeps coaching career going
Local Sports: Daylan Kuefler’s time in Arizona paying off huge dividends

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

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

Local Sports: Daylan Kuefler’s time in Arizona paying off huge dividends
Rode: Smyth turns the page

Rode: Smyth turns the page

Parker Smyth had a year of junior hockey eligibility remaining, but he…

Rode: Smyth turns the page
Rode: McMurtry set for her 100th game as a Queen

Rode: McMurtry set for her 100th game as a Queen

Kaely McMurtry will reach a milestone when she steps on the ice…

Rode: McMurtry set for her 100th game as a Queen
RDC Queens first-year middle Ali Greenshields has emerged as a reliable offensive piece for the team this season. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

Rode: Greenshields brings positivity, skill to RDC Queens volleyball team

Talk with Ali Greenshields and you immediately see why she’s a perfect…

RDC Queens first-year middle Ali Greenshields has emerged as a reliable offensive piece for the team this season. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
RDC Queens first-year guard Amy Szymanek (11) is enjoying life with her new team. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

Rode: Queens’ Szymanek goes from guard to forward

Amy Szymanek was comfortable joining the RDC Queens basketball squad this season.…

RDC Queens first-year guard Amy Szymanek (11) is enjoying life with her new team. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
Local Sports: Rudy Soffo valuable to Kings on the court

Local Sports: Rudy Soffo valuable to Kings on the court

When Rudy Soffo first saw the RDC basketball Kings roster he was…

Local Sports: Rudy Soffo valuable to Kings on the court
Local Sports: Clayton Beddoes provides a wealth of knowledge

Local Sports: Clayton Beddoes provides a wealth of knowledge

Clayton Beddoes understands to grow in the game of hockey it takes…

Local Sports: Clayton Beddoes provides a wealth of knowledge
Local Sports: Ross Heidt lacing ’em up for the RDC Kings

Local Sports: Ross Heidt lacing ’em up for the RDC Kings

Receiving a scholarship to the States is the dream of most junior…

Local Sports: Ross Heidt lacing ’em up for the RDC Kings