Minor hockey briefs – October 29

Array

Minor midget AAA

The Red Deer IROC Chiefs split a pair of weekend contests, downing the Fort Saskatchewan Rangers 3-1 and losing 8-2 to the Sherwood Park Squires.

Reid Sterling tallied twice in the Chiefs’ win. Kale Howarth also scored for IROC and Dalyn Haire made 23 saves.

Drew Gosselin and Andrew Perry scored in the loss to Sherwood Park. IROC netminder Carson Franks stopped 40 shots.

Meanwhile, the Red Deer Northstar Chiefs were also 1-1 during the weekend, dumping the host Edmonton Maple Leafs 6-2 and dropping a 2-1 decision to the visiting Rockyview Raiders.

Layne Bensmiller erupted for four goals in the win at Edmonton. Chase Olsen and Dawson Reykdal also scored for the Chiefs and Brody Dirk made 21 saves.

Olsen notched the only goal against Rockyview. Brandon Bilodeau made 24 saves in a losing effort.


Major bantam

Parker Smyth, Jeffrey de Wit and Tyrees Goodrunning each scored once as the Rebels Black downed the Rebels White 3-2 in an all-Red Deer battle Sunday at the Arena.

Tyler Wall and Josh Bussard replied for the Rebels White, while Lane Congdon made 41 saves. Graydon Larson stopped 22 shots for the winners.

On Saturday, the Rebels White fell 2-0 at Okotoks and the Rebels Black buried visiting Camrose 6-2.

Dawson Weatherill made 33 saves in a losing cause at Okotoks, where the Rebels White held a 42-35 advantage in shots.

Smyth, de Wit and Matthew Froehlick sniped two goals apiece against Camrose. Geordan Andrew made 22 saves for the win.


Bantam A

Blake Mahura and Liam Stalwick each potted two goals to lead the Red Deer Frontier Chiefs to a 6-2 win over visiting Ponoka. Carson Stuve and Owen Cummerford also scored for the Chiefs, who got 24 saves from Brett Martens.

Noland MacGregor stopped 50 shots in a losing cause as the Chiefs were routed 9-1 to Stettler, their lone goal coming from Tristyn Zarubiak.


Major midget female

The Red Deer Sutter Fund Chiefs earned three points in weekend action, downing the visiting Highwood Raiders 3-1 Sunday and gaining a 1-1 draw with the host Calgary Bruins 24 hours earlier.

Taylor Hall, Becky Davidson and Krista Wilson scored in the Chiefs’ victory. Sutter Fund netminder Nisa Bartlett made 22 saves.

Bartlett also made 22 saves at Calgary, where Presley Hollman accounted for the lone Red Deer goal.


Major bantam female

Breanna Martin scored the eventual winner in the first period as the Red Deer Sutter Fund Chiefs dropped the visiting Calgary Outlaws 4-1 Saturday.

Also scoring for Sutter Fund were Shealee Dolan, Mairead Bast and Kirsten Baumgardt. Christina Boulton lost her shutout bid in the third period and finished with 11 saves.

The Chiefs were in Edmonton Sunday to face the Lightning. Results were unavailable.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

Westerner Park faces financial challenges

City of Red Deer assumes temporary financial oversight

Westerner Park asks City of Red Deer for financial help

Westerner Park says it needs city financial support

Pfizer posts 4Q loss, misses Street views, on lower revenue

Drugmaker Pfizer reported a $337 million loss in its fourth quarter after… Continue reading

UK to allow Huawei equipment in 5G networks but not in ‘core’ parts

LONDON — Britain decided Tuesday to give Huawei limited access to build… Continue reading

Country music fans enjoy free concert at Red Deer mall, ahead of ACMA awards

Fans like to get up close and personal and that’s exactly what… Continue reading

Your community calendar

Feb. 1 A Jump Rope Competition will be held at the Abbey… Continue reading

Virus in China affects sports events, Olympic qualifiers

GENEVA — Amid growing concern at the spread of a new virus… Continue reading

Ottawa 67’s boss Andre Tourigny gets call to coach Canada’s junior team

CALGARY — After serving as an assistant coach this year for Canada’s… Continue reading

Juno Awards nominees to be unveiled for music’s big night in Saskatoon

TORONTO — The 2020 Juno Awards nominees are set to be revealed… Continue reading

Harvey Weinstein NYC sex assault trial picks up pace

NEW YORK — The closely watched #Metoo era rape trial of Harvey… Continue reading

Calgary sport school that grooms Olympic champions threatened with shutdown

CALGARY — The National Sport School in Calgary that produces Olympic and… Continue reading

Quebec to seek consensus on offering medical aid in dying to mentally ill

MONTREAL — Quebec on Monday walked back a plan to offer medical… Continue reading

GOP defends Trump as Bolton book adds pressure for witnesses

WASHINGTON — Senators faced mounting pressure Monday to summon John Bolton to… Continue reading

Most Read