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Nikki Thomas pursues her love of rugby

Nikki Thomas pursues her love of rugby

Nikki Thomas readily admits she’s nervous prior to trying something new. But…

Nikki Thomas pursues her love of rugby

Rode: Switch from figure skating to wrestling pays off

Less than two years ago Drew Persson decided to take her life…

RDC releases 2017-18 sports schedule

Soccer will be first on the RDC 2017-18 sports scene. The soccer…

Succeeding at the toughest position of baseball

Succeeding at the toughest position of baseball

Catching is one of the toughest positions to play whether in fastball…

Succeeding at the toughest position of baseball
Adam Fort: A hot athletic property in Red Deer

Adam Fort: A hot athletic property in Red Deer

It’s little wonder the Hunting Hills senior football and rugby coaches are…

Adam Fort: A hot athletic property in Red Deer
Karn Toor of Edmonton worked out with the Red Deer College Kings Thursday. Toor is one of six new players signed to the team for next season. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)

RDC hoops coach has his hands full

Recruiting may seem like an easy job. The coach watches the player,…

Karn Toor of Edmonton worked out with the Red Deer College Kings Thursday. Toor is one of six new players signed to the team for next season. (Photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff)
Rode: Building the Queens basketball program

Rode: Building the Queens basketball program

When Ken King arrived at RDC he had an idea of what…

Rode: Building the Queens basketball program

Rode: Leah Brunner making noise

Leah Brunner is only in the infant stages of her development as…

File photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff                                Red Deer College King Daimyn Biletsky (16) reacts after blocking a shot from a Briercrest Clipper player at Red Deer College.

Rode: Kings Volleyball take on new look next season

The two-time defending national champion RDC Kings volleyball team will have a…

File photo by Jeff Stokoe/Advocate staff                                Red Deer College King Daimyn Biletsky (16) reacts after blocking a shot from a Briercrest Clipper player at Red Deer College.
Red Deer pitcher finding way in Rays’ system

Red Deer pitcher finding way in Rays’ system

Reign Letkeman isn’t one to look to far into the future. The…

Red Deer pitcher finding way in Rays’ system
A look at Queens hockey prospects

A look at Queens hockey prospects

Camp held in Red Deer on Saturday

A look at Queens hockey prospects
Thiessen is not letting up

Thiessen is not letting up

The past month hasn’t been great for Abigail Thiessen. The 18-year-old defenceman…

Thiessen is not letting up
Rode: De Jonge has star like qualities

Rode: De Jonge has star like qualities

It would be unfair to compare Zoe De Jonge with Canadian swimming…

Rode: De Jonge has star like qualities
Brandon O’Connell makes a turn on his mountain bicycle.

Rode: Tough choices ahead for Red Deer high school athlete

Brandon O’Connell will have a tough decision to make in the not…

Brandon O’Connell makes a turn on his mountain bicycle.
Rode: RDC hockey Kings head coach Trevor Keeper

Rode: RDC hockey Kings head coach Trevor Keeper

It’s been a different kind of year for RDC hockey Kings head…

Rode: RDC hockey Kings head coach Trevor Keeper
Cota, Brisbane receive leadership scholarships

Cota, Brisbane receive leadership scholarships

It’s impossible to have success without talent, but without leadership it’s almost…

Cota, Brisbane receive leadership scholarships
RDC Queens golden, Kings win bronze at curling nationals

RDC Queens golden, Kings win bronze at curling nationals

CAMROSE — Once the RDC Queens got on a roll they were…

RDC Queens golden, Kings win bronze at curling nationals

Kings and Queens secure spot in playoffs at curling nationals

CAMROSE – Both RDC teams won a pair of games during the…

Rode: Not quite retired, slowing down

Rode: Not quite retired, slowing down

For the past 22 years Randy Dymianiw knew exactly where he’d be…

Rode: Not quite retired, slowing down
Rode: Lacombe ringette defensive star hoping for chance at national squad

Rode: Lacombe ringette defensive star hoping for chance at national squad

You won’t find Melissa Misutka among the leading scorers on any of…

Rode: Lacombe ringette defensive star hoping for chance at national squad