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Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime returns a ball to Poland's Hubert Hurkacz in their ATP Tour men's singles quarterfinals tennis match in Halle, Germany, Thursday, June 16, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/dpa via AP-Friso Gentsch

Canadians focused on experiencing Wimbledon glory

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Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime returns a ball to Poland's Hubert Hurkacz in their ATP Tour men's singles quarterfinals tennis match in Halle, Germany, Thursday, June 16, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/dpa via AP-Friso Gentsch
Red Deer Titans alumni or the ‘old boys’ played alumni of the Calgary Cobras on Saturday celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Red Deer Titans Rugby Club. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
Red Deer Titans alumni or the ‘old boys’ played alumni of the Calgary Cobras on Saturday celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Red Deer Titans Rugby Club. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
Red Deer lacrosse product Josh Sullivan (left) chases down a Vancouver Stealth player during National Lacrosse League play. (Photo by: Jack Dempsey / Colorado Mammoth)
Red Deer lacrosse product Josh Sullivan (left) chases down a Vancouver Stealth player during National Lacrosse League play. (Photo by: Jack Dempsey / Colorado Mammoth)
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The Red Deer Riggers lost to the St. Albert Tigers Friday night at Gulls Stadium in Sylvan Lake. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate Staff)
The Red Deer Riggers lost to the St. Albert Tigers Friday night at Gulls Stadium in Sylvan Lake. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate Staff)
Former Red Deer Rebels defenceman Jackson Van de Leest carried the puck out from behind the Rebels net against the Edmonton Oil Kings last season. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
Former Red Deer Rebels defenceman Jackson Van de Leest carried the puck out from behind the Rebels net against the Edmonton Oil Kings last season. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
The Black Rock Boxing Club with one of their many boxers during a tournament earlier this year. (Black Rock Boxing Club/ Facebook)
The Black Rock Boxing Club with one of their many boxers during a tournament earlier this year. (Black Rock Boxing Club/ Facebook)
Ethan Choi won the Alberta Open Championship at the Sundre Golf Club on Thursday. Lacombe’s Brady McKinley was central Alberta’s best golfer in the three-day tournament. (Submitted photo/ Alberta Golf)
Ethan Choi won the Alberta Open Championship at the Sundre Golf Club on Thursday. Lacombe’s Brady McKinley was central Alberta’s best golfer in the three-day tournament. (Submitted photo/ Alberta Golf)
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RODE: Red Deer U15AAA Braves on track for another shot at provincial title

They’re not there yet, but the Red Deer Archon Braves U15AAA baseball…

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RDP unveiled its new logo on Thursday at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre. All teams will be donning the new colours and logo at the beginning of the 2022-23 season. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
RDP unveiled its new logo on Thursday at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre. All teams will be donning the new colours and logo at the beginning of the 2022-23 season. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
Edmonton Oil Kings' Carter Souch, right, scores over Saint John Sea Dogs goaltender Nikolas Hurtubise during the first period of Memorial Cup hockey action in Saint John, N.B. on Wednesday, June 22, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese

Former Red Deer Rebel Jaxsen Wiebe leads Oil Kings to OT win over host Sea Dogs

SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Jaxsen Wiebe didn’t set the Western Hockey League…

Edmonton Oil Kings' Carter Souch, right, scores over Saint John Sea Dogs goaltender Nikolas Hurtubise during the first period of Memorial Cup hockey action in Saint John, N.B. on Wednesday, June 22, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darren Calabrese
Gulls Zach Griffin makes contact with a pitch down the middle against the Edmonton Prospects Wednesday evening. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
Gulls Zach Griffin makes contact with a pitch down the middle against the Edmonton Prospects Wednesday evening. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
Blackfalds Bulldogs captain Brett Meerman just misses a backhand chance during a regular-season game last year against the Calgary Canucks. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
Blackfalds Bulldogs captain Brett Meerman just misses a backhand chance during a regular-season game last year against the Calgary Canucks. (Photo by BYRON HACKETT/Advocate Staff)
An older photo of Lacombe’s Brady McKinlay after finishing third at the Alberta Junior Championships in 2016. (Photo by Alberta Golf)
An older photo of Lacombe’s Brady McKinlay after finishing third at the Alberta Junior Championships in 2016. (Photo by Alberta Golf)
Prince Albert Raiders forward Harrison Lodewyk, of Red Deer, had a strong rookie season in the WHL and will be looking to build on that performance next year. (Photo by Rob Wallator/ Red Deer Rebels)
Prince Albert Raiders forward Harrison Lodewyk, of Red Deer, had a strong rookie season in the WHL and will be looking to build on that performance next year. (Photo by Rob Wallator/ Red Deer Rebels)
Sylvan Lake Gulls pitcher Ty Boudreau threw a no-hitter against the Weyburn Beavers on the road. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
Sylvan Lake Gulls pitcher Ty Boudreau threw a no-hitter against the Weyburn Beavers on the road. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
The Stony Plain Golf Course during the MJT Ford Series last weekend. (Submitted photo/ Maple Leaf Junior Tour)
The Stony Plain Golf Course during the MJT Ford Series last weekend. (Submitted photo/ Maple Leaf Junior Tour)
The Sylvan Lake Gulls lineup during the national anthem. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
The Sylvan Lake Gulls lineup during the national anthem. (Photo by Ian Gustafson/ Advocate staff)
Linesman Kiel Murchison, second from right, separates Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos from Colorado Avalanche players during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final Saturday, June 18, 2022, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

‘Out to dry’: NHL champion Lightning in 2-0 hole to Avs

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Linesman Kiel Murchison, second from right, separates Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos from Colorado Avalanche players during the first period in Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup Final Saturday, June 18, 2022, in Denver. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)