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Chance Abbott and the AA Lacombe Generals had little difficulty getting past the Blackfalds Wranglers defence on Dec. 21, 2019. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)

AA Lacombe Generals dominate Blackfalds 8-3 to finish 2019

Lacombe Generals play again Jan. 4 against Fort Sask

Chance Abbott and the AA Lacombe Generals had little difficulty getting past the Blackfalds Wranglers defence on Dec. 21, 2019. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)
Red Deer Rebel Zak Smith got things going for his team, scoring the first goal of the game and sparking hundreds of teddy-bears, toques, mitts and socks being thrown on to the ice in support of the Red Deer Christmas Bureau. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)

Rebels win two straight heading into Christmas break

Two third period goals give Red Deer 3-1 win over Swift Current

Red Deer Rebel Zak Smith got things going for his team, scoring the first goal of the game and sparking hundreds of teddy-bears, toques, mitts and socks being thrown on to the ice in support of the Red Deer Christmas Bureau. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)
PODCAST: The Expert welcomes AA Lacombe General Jared Williams

PODCAST: The Expert welcomes AA Lacombe General Jared Williams

Lacombe resident joined Red Deer Advocate Sports Reporter Byron Hackett and Host Todd Vaughan

PODCAST: The Expert welcomes AA Lacombe General Jared Williams
Ben King eyed up a busy crease early in the Red Deer Rebels game against the Moose Jaw Warriors on Dec. 4, 2019. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)

Rebels win second in row 5-2 over Moose Jaw

32 saves from Goalie Byron Fancy leads the way for Red Deer

Ben King eyed up a busy crease early in the Red Deer Rebels game against the Moose Jaw Warriors on Dec. 4, 2019. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)
Lacombe Rams forward Lubenson Pannenbecker drover through the Stettler Wildcast defence during their game on Dec. 4. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)

Lacombe Rams Senior Boys rout Stettler 86-53

Guard Jared Gamble leads all scorers with 34 points

Lacombe Rams forward Lubenson Pannenbecker drover through the Stettler Wildcast defence during their game on Dec. 4. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)
Lacombe Rams Senior Girls bust Stettler zone on way to 63-35 win
Lacombe Rams Senior Girls bust Stettler zone on way to 63-35 win
Lacombe Rams Senior Girls bust Stettler zone on way to 63-35 win
Lacombe Rams Senior Girls bust Stettler zone on way to 63-35 win
Jared Gamble led the Lacombe Rams to an 86-52 victory over the Stettler Wildcats with 34 points on the night. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)

Lacombe Rams Senior Boys rout Stettler 86-53

Guard Jared Gamble leads all scorers with 34 points

Jared Gamble led the Lacombe Rams to an 86-52 victory over the Stettler Wildcats with 34 points on the night. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)
Dixon Dunkle, 26, is trying to bring spring basketball clubs to Central Alberta. Photo Provided.

Basketball coach looking to bring spring ball to Stettler

Dixon Dunkle, 26, is looking to bring clubs to Sylvan Lake, Stettler, Lacombe and Drumheller

Dixon Dunkle, 26, is trying to bring spring basketball clubs to Central Alberta. Photo Provided.
Pats hand Rebels fourth straight loss

Pats hand Rebels fourth straight loss

Rebels will look to regroup against Calgary tomorrow night

Pats hand Rebels fourth straight loss
Dixon Dunkle, 26, is trying to bring spring basketball clubs to Central Alberta. Photo Provided.

Basketball coach looking to bring spring ball to Stettler

Dixon Dunkle, 26, is looking to bring clubs to Sylvan Lake, Stettler, Lacombe and Drumheller

Dixon Dunkle, 26, is trying to bring spring basketball clubs to Central Alberta. Photo Provided.
‘First Annual 3 on 3 Pond Hockey Tournament Botha Arena Fundraiser’ coming up
‘First Annual 3 on 3 Pond Hockey Tournament Botha Arena Fundraiser’ coming up
Prince Albert Raider Evan Herman tucked a goal past Ethan Anders to make it 3-0 late in the second period of their game on Nov. 20, 2019. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)

Red Deer Rebels beat up 7-1 by Raiders

Rebels look to rebound Saturday at home against Hurricanes

Prince Albert Raider Evan Herman tucked a goal past Ethan Anders to make it 3-0 late in the second period of their game on Nov. 20, 2019. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)
The Red Deer Rebels celebrated a first period goal by Ethan Rowland in their game against the Brandon Wheat Kings on Nov. 16. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)

Rebels ride 3-goal first period to 4-3 win over Brandon

Goaltender Byron Fancy with key saves in third period to save game

The Red Deer Rebels celebrated a first period goal by Ethan Rowland in their game against the Brandon Wheat Kings on Nov. 16. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)
WATCH: AJHL approves relocation of Calgary Mustangs to Blackfalds under new ownership

WATCH: AJHL approves relocation of Calgary Mustangs to Blackfalds under new ownership

Blackfalds will play its inaugural season in the Blackfalds Multi-Plex for the 2021-2022 campaign

WATCH: AJHL approves relocation of Calgary Mustangs to Blackfalds under new ownership
Rebels drop sixth straight to T-Birds in shootout
Rebels drop sixth straight to T-Birds in shootout
Rebels extend losing streak to 5 against ‘Canes

Rebels extend losing streak to 5 against ‘Canes

4-3 loss comes after a disappointing 6-5 S/O loss on Saturday

Rebels extend losing streak to 5 against ‘Canes
The Red Deer Rebels could do nothing but watch as the Edmonton Oil Kings jumped out to an 5-1 on a Friday night game in Red Deer. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)

Rebels drop third straight against Oil Kings

Rebels have given up 19 goals, scord 2 in three games

The Red Deer Rebels could do nothing but watch as the Edmonton Oil Kings jumped out to an 5-1 on a Friday night game in Red Deer. (Todd Colin Vaughan/LACOMBE EXPRESS)
Winterhawks ice Rebels 5-0

Winterhawks ice Rebels 5-0

Rebels take on Medicine Hat on the road Saturday night

Winterhawks ice Rebels 5-0
Cougars Quarterback Jakob Lewis makes a run for one of his three touchdowns.

Stettler Cougars sit atop the CAFL after 5th straight victory

With five straight wins this season the Cougars are sitting at the top of the Central Alberta Football League

  • Oct 9, 2019
Cougars Quarterback Jakob Lewis makes a run for one of his three touchdowns.