Sting U19AA team medal at own tournament

From Dec. 16-19 the Central Alberta Sting Ringette

From Dec. 16-19 the Central Alberta Sting Ringette program hosted its home tournament in Lacombe.

The U19AA squad finished the weekend with the best result by a Sting team, winning bronze with a convincing 5-0 victory over the St. Albert Mission.

Brenna Parent lead the way for the Sting with two goals, and Rebecca Forrester recorded the shutout. Mackenzie Lindholm, Emily LeMasurier, and Shae Lyn Baxter also scored in the bronze medal game for the Sting. They started the weekend off with wins in both round robin games, first beating St. Albert, 6-3, and then taking down the TORL Force, 6-2.

In the opener, Mckenna Causey and LeMasurier scored twice, along with Baxter and Makenna Tonery each adding one goal. In the 6-2 game-two win, LeMasurier had another two goals, Baxter had two, and Sydney Cherniak and Melissa Mistuka added one each.

The only loss on the weekend for the Sting came in the semifinal against Calgary U19AA squad. In the 4-2 loss, Baxter and LeMasurier scored for the Sting.

The U16AA Sting finished the tournament in fifth place, beating the St. Albert Mission 7-5.

Rachel Vandervlis had a hat trick, Hannah Morrison scored twice, and Hanna Gill and Saxon Aderson also had goals in the win. The Sting tied their first game 5-5 with the Zone 5 Pack. Julia Dawes had two goals and Carly Cherniak added a goal. Game 2 was a blowout win for the U16AA girls, winning 11-4 over the Edmonton Elite. Four players scored twice: Colby Wagar, Madison Pluister, Gill, and Kianna Doyle. Morrison, Cherniak and Anderson each added a goal of their own. Against the Zone 2 Inception, the Sting lost 5-2. Megan Grubb scored both goals. The Central Alberta girls also dropped a 9-2 game to the Calgary Impact. Cherniak and Doyle were the goal scorers.

The U14AA Sting had a tough tournament, going 0-2-1 in the round robin before dropping the fifth and sixth place game to the Edmonton Elite. Eden Cade and Shaelynn Law scored for the Sting.

In their opening game, the Sting lost 5-3 to Calgary White. Sydney Schnoor scored twice, and Jada McDonnell added one. In game two, Calgary Blue defeated the home side 6-3. Schnoor had two goals, and Law added one. In a big second period comeback, the Sting tied the Zone 2 Blaze, 7-7. Schnoor had a hat trick, and Cade, Tanaya Harty and MacDonell, each added a goal of their own.

Just Posted

A lesson in excellence and success

Mary Kemmis, president of the Prairie Division of Black Press Media, and… Continue reading

Trans Mountain received $320M in government subsidies in first half 2019: report

VANCOUVER — The Trans Mountain pipeline received $320 million in subsidies from… Continue reading

EasyJet says it will operate net-zero carbon flights

LONDON — European budget airline easyJet says it will become the first… Continue reading

George Weston Ltd. reports third-quarter profit up from year ago mark

TORONTO — George Weston Ltd. reported its third-quarter profit rose compared with… Continue reading

Bettman declines to weigh in on Cherry, says MacLean “spoke from the heart”

TORONTO — Given the seismic events on “Hockey Night in Canada” in… Continue reading

Central Albertans help families during holidays with Christmas Wish Breakfast

It takes a community to help a community. And Sunday morning at… Continue reading

Your community calendar

Nov. 19 The Mountview Sunnybrook Community Association will hold its AGM at… Continue reading

Opinion: The buck stops with Red Deer city council

Red Deer city council has taken measures to distance itself from decisions… Continue reading

Denis Shapovalov, Vasek Pospisil give Canada Davis Cup win over favoured Italy

MADRID — Denis Shapovalov and Vasek Pospisil kept rolling on Monday, notching… Continue reading

Canadian women’s star Hayley Wickenheiser inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame

TORONTO — Hayley Wickenheiser hasn’t had a lot of time to reflect.… Continue reading

Federal Court orders Canada’s ISPs to block piracy website for first time

TORONTO — A Federal Court is ordering Canada’s internet service providers to… Continue reading

Don’t judge ‘Cats’ film by its trailer, says Canadian music producer Greg Wells

TORONTO — Greg Wells won a Grammy for “The Greatest Showman” soundtrack,… Continue reading

Alberta government firing election commissioner who was investigating leadership

EDMONTON — Alberta’s United Conservative government is firing the province’s election commissioner,… Continue reading

Canadian universities encourage exchange students in Hong Kong to head home

Some Canadian universities are urging their exchange students in Hong Kong to… Continue reading

Most Read