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Chatwood optimistic Riggers will be back on the field this season

Usually, the Red Deer Riggers would be just getting their Sunburst Baseball…

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Sylvan Lake native and Red Deer Golf and Country club member Carter Graf helped the North Carolina State Wolfpack to a fourth place finish at the NCAA Men's Golf Kingston Springs Regional in Tennessee. The fourth-place finish means Graf and the Wolfpack will play for a national championship next weekend. (Photo courtesy of NC State Wolfpack Men's Golf Twitter)

Graf helps NC State Wolfpack earn spot at NCAA Men’s Golf National Championship

Carter Graf was the first of his teammates into the clubhouse, forcing…

Sylvan Lake native and Red Deer Golf and Country club member Carter Graf helped the North Carolina State Wolfpack to a fourth place finish at the NCAA Men's Golf Kingston Springs Regional in Tennessee. The fourth-place finish means Graf and the Wolfpack will play for a national championship next weekend. (Photo courtesy of NC State Wolfpack Men's Golf Twitter)
Red Deer Rebel goalie Ethan Anders makes a save in the first period of WHL play against the Brandon Wheat Kings Wednesday night at the Centrium. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

Pair of former Rebels commit to UBC Thunderbirds

Fresh off the shortened WHL season, Ethan Anders and Chris Douglas didn’t…

Red Deer Rebel goalie Ethan Anders makes a save in the first period of WHL play against the Brandon Wheat Kings Wednesday night at the Centrium. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
Brandon Wheat Kings defenceman Rylan Thiessen (26) guards the front of the net as goalie Connor Unger makes a save on Winnipeg Ice forward Skyler Bruce during a Western Hockey League game on April 14 at the Brandt Centre in Regina. Brandon won 5-3. (Keith Hershmiller Photography)

Two big trades provide stability for Red Deer Rebels

All Connor Ungar wanted was an opportunity and he’s finally found it.…

Brandon Wheat Kings defenceman Rylan Thiessen (26) guards the front of the net as goalie Connor Unger makes a save on Winnipeg Ice forward Skyler Bruce during a Western Hockey League game on April 14 at the Brandt Centre in Regina. Brandon won 5-3. (Keith Hershmiller Photography)
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Red Deer Rebels trade last year’s first overall selection in U.S. Prospects draft

The Red Deer Rebels have traded their first overall selection from the…

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Smith among impressive group of RDC soccer Queens recruits

There have been a number of cases where younger girls have developed…

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Columbus Blue Jackets goalie Joonas Korpisalo, right, makes a save on a shot by Chicago Blackhawks left wing Brandon Hagel during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Chicago, Friday, Jan. 29, 2021. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Columbus Blue Jackets goalie Joonas Korpisalo, right, makes a save on a shot by Chicago Blackhawks left wing Brandon Hagel during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Chicago, Friday, Jan. 29, 2021. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
Red Deer Rebels goalie Chase Coward tries to find a loose puck during WHL action at the Centrium earlier this season. (Photo by ROB WALLATOR/Red Deer Rebels)

Changes on the horizon for Red Deer Rebels next season

New coach, roster adjustments among top priorities for Sutter this offseason

Red Deer Rebels goalie Chase Coward tries to find a loose puck during WHL action at the Centrium earlier this season. (Photo by ROB WALLATOR/Red Deer Rebels)
Starting Monday, golf courses across the province will be limited to their household or for those who live alone, their two close contacts. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)

Golf in Alberta limited to household or close contacts starting Monday

Golf courses will have new COVID-19 protocols to follow next week. Starting…

Starting Monday, golf courses across the province will be limited to their household or for those who live alone, their two close contacts. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
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Sarcevic leads an impressive list of additions to RDC Kings soccer

In 2019 the RDC Kings soccer program took a major step forward…

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Red Deer Rebels’ three graduating players, Josh Tarzwell (left), Chris Douglas (middle) and Ethan Anders (right) will all move on to new opportunities next season. (Photo by ROB WALLATOR/Red Deer Rebels)

‘It was a rollercoaster’: Rebels’ graduating players look back on wild season

The nerves. Even three-and-a-half-years later, Josh Tarzwell still remembers the nervousness he…

Red Deer Rebels’ three graduating players, Josh Tarzwell (left), Chris Douglas (middle) and Ethan Anders (right) will all move on to new opportunities next season. (Photo by ROB WALLATOR/Red Deer Rebels)
Red Deer Rebels goalie Chase Coward tries to find a loose puck during WHL action at the Centrium Tuesday night. The Rebels rounded out the abbreviated regular season against the Calgary Hitmen. (Photo by ROB WALLATOR/Red Deer Rebels)

Red Deer Rebels fall to Calgary Hitmen in OT to finish WHL season

Hitmen 4 Rebels 3 (OT) The Red Deer Rebels saved all the…

Red Deer Rebels goalie Chase Coward tries to find a loose puck during WHL action at the Centrium Tuesday night. The Rebels rounded out the abbreviated regular season against the Calgary Hitmen. (Photo by ROB WALLATOR/Red Deer Rebels)
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Duret benefits by training year round

Ethan Duret was in a better situation than a lot of his…

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Red Deer Rebels defenceman Joel Sexsmith tries to lay a hit in a game earlier this season against the Medicine Hat Tigers. (Photo by ROB WALLATOR/Red Deer Rebels

As Red Deer Rebels struggle, defenceman Joel Sexsmith tries to see the bright side

The 19-year-old provided an assessment of the difficult season heading into their final four games

Red Deer Rebels defenceman Joel Sexsmith tries to lay a hit in a game earlier this season against the Medicine Hat Tigers. (Photo by ROB WALLATOR/Red Deer Rebels
Red Deer's Brandin Cote is the Team Alberta Men's Hocley team assistant coach for the 2019 Canada Winter Games. In his spare time, he enjoys playing hockey with his two sons (left) Carter, four, and Zachary, six. Photo contributed

Former Red Deer coach Brandin Cote joins U of S Huskies men’s hockey coaching staff

Brandin Cote will be on a new hockey coaching mission this fall.…

Red Deer's Brandin Cote is the Team Alberta Men's Hocley team assistant coach for the 2019 Canada Winter Games. In his spare time, he enjoys playing hockey with his two sons (left) Carter, four, and Zachary, six. Photo contributed
RDC Queens forward Mary Hirsch battles for a loose puck in Game 3 of the ACAC semifinal against the NAIT Ooks last year at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre. ACAC has proposed a plan that will transition from this past season of complete cancellation to the cautious and measured re-introduction of post-secondary sport in 2021-22. (Photo by Advocate Staff)

ACAC preparing for 2021-22 season

The Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference has been granted approval to draft schedules…

RDC Queens forward Mary Hirsch battles for a loose puck in Game 3 of the ACAC semifinal against the NAIT Ooks last year at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre. ACAC has proposed a plan that will transition from this past season of complete cancellation to the cautious and measured re-introduction of post-secondary sport in 2021-22. (Photo by Advocate Staff)
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Volunteering played major role in RDC awards

Under normal circumstances, the RDC Red Deer Bottling Athlete of the Year…

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Edmonton Eskimos' Tanner Green, right, knocks the ball from Calgary Stampeders' Romar Morris during first half CFL football action in Calgary in 2019. Green has been waiting for nearly 17 months to get back on the field with the Edmonton Football Team. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
Edmonton Eskimos' Tanner Green, right, knocks the ball from Calgary Stampeders' Romar Morris during first half CFL football action in Calgary in 2019. Green has been waiting for nearly 17 months to get back on the field with the Edmonton Football Team. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh
Sylvan Lake product Carter Graf is having a strong second season at North Carolina State University representing the Wolfpack in NCAA Div. 1 men’s golf. (Photo courtesy of NC State Athletics)

Sylvan Lake’s Carter Graf finding success in second season at NC State

Carter Graf and the North Carolina State Wolfpack have been scorching hot…

Sylvan Lake product Carter Graf is having a strong second season at North Carolina State University representing the Wolfpack in NCAA Div. 1 men’s golf. (Photo courtesy of NC State Athletics)
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WHL announces no playoffs for 2020-21 season

The Western Hockey League will not have playoffs following the shortened 24-game…

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