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Provincial qualifying powerlifting coming to Slave Lake

Pearl LorentzenLakeside Leader With COVID-19, the third Champions Fitness Open won’t be open to spectators. However, if it goes ahead it will be one of only four provincial qualifying local meets this year. Champions Fitness has held three powerlifting events.…
Ride ‘em cowboy

Joe McWilliamsLakeside Leader High school rodeo riders, ropers, and wrestlers competed at Spruce Point Park rodeo grounds on Sept. 11 and 12th. This was one of the northern zone events in the summer rodeo circuit of the Alberta High School…
‘Great to be back on the ice’ in Ice Breaker

Pearl LorentzenLakeside Leader “It was great to be back on the ice with the guys, and I think everyone felt the same way,” says Shawn Gramlich, organizer of Ice Breaker Hockey. The game was a ‘pros vs. Joes’ format, with…
Slave Lakers on High Prairie squad at U18 provincials

Joe McWilliamsLakeside Leader Slave Lake ballplayers Kyle Campbell, Jack Albrecht, Matt LaFrance and Hunter Mouallem suited up with the High Prairie Sauce in the U18 baseball provincials in Sylvan Lake on the Aug. 28 weekend. Albrecht and Campbell have been…
Heat make final, lose to Fort McMurray in provincials

Joe McWilliamsLakeside Leader Slave Lake’s U13 Heat baseball team ended a fine season with a second-place finish at the U13 Tier III Provincial Championships, on home turf. They lost in Sunday’s rain-interrupted final, 15 – 2 to the Fort McMurray…
SL 13U Heat go 2 and 1 to finish regular season

Leader staff Slave Lake’s U13 Heat baseball team won a pair and lost one in their final weekend of regular season play on Aug. 14 and 15. The first game was a 15 – 5 victory over the St. Albert…
Men’s club championship golf decided in playoff

Leader staff Gilwood Golf and Country Club Club Championship had winners in six of the seven categories in 2021. The closest race was for the men’s championship. At the end of the two days, Chad Caron and Roger Cheechoo were…
Meet your 2021 U13 Heat baseball players!

Leader staff The U13 Slave Lake Heat will host the 2021 provincial tournament August 27 to 29 in Slave Lake. Games will be at Sinclair ball diamonds. As of publication, the schedule hadn’t been announced.Earlier this year, the U11 Slave…