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Marmot Basin/Hostelling International Jasper Athlete of the Week

November 10-16, 2014

Marmot Basin/Hostelling International Jasper Female Athlete of the Week
Laticia Castillo
Women's Hockey

SAIT Trojans women’s hockey goalie Laticia Castillo has picked up where she left off after a strong rookie campaign last year.

Marmot Basin/Hostelling International Jasper Male Athlete of the Week
Artez Scharer
Concordia University College of Alberta
Men's Basketball

Artez led the Thunder to split with the GPRC Wolves this past weekend with games of 25 and 23 points, making 8 three’s in the process.


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News Highlights

Basketball is in their Blood

by ACAC Sports Writer Curtis J. Phillips

11/19/2014...Lethbridge, Alberta - “You have to remind them that you are not the first to play this game. You are part of a tradition. You are not the tradition.”-  Ryan Heggie, Lethbridge Kodiaks men’s basketball coach.

Heggie was referring to an adage that he had heard from one of the legendary basketball playing Tollestrup brothers of southern Alberta,  Phil or Tim ,who would pass this on to the high school team they were coaching prior to an annual boys’ high school basketball rivalry between Raymond and Magrath. 

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Cota, Arychuk Glad To Run For RDC


Coming out of high school in 2013, Jordanna Cota wasn’t sure where she would end up.

She wanted to get into nursing and continue to run cross-country. And while Red Deer College was aperfect fit, the Hunting Hills High School star didn't know if she would stay at home.

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Jonathan Phillips named Sask Volleyball 21U male athlete of the year

11/14/14... Caronport, SK -Briercrest men’s volleyball libero Jonathan Phillips was named the Sask Volleyball 21U male athlete of the year at the Sask Volleyball AGM this past weekend.

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I've Been Everywhere

 by ACAC Sports Writer Curtis J. Phillips

11/13/2014...Camrose, Alberta - Edmonton, Fort McMurray, Lloydminster....Of travel I've had my share, man. I’ve been everywhere.

Be it a version by Hank Snow, Stompin’ Tom Connors or Johnny Cash, the No. 1 country western song back in 1962 “I’ve Been Everywhere” is appropriate for Kelly and Mary Alcorn during their daughters ventures in the sport of volleyball.

“When we were growing up they were very 

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