Northern Sentinel Sports Diary

Who’s playing, where and when!

The ice is going to be busy this weekend – the Winterhawks Novice Division tournament takes place on Saturday and Sunday, and the Ice Demons will be in action on Saturday as well.

There’s action at the pool too, with the mighty Marlins taking to the water for their third competition of the year.

The Winterhawks

The Novice Division tournament will take place in Tamitik Arena on Saturday and Sunday. Entry is free and the players will appreciate the support.

The Demons

On Saturday, January 25, the Demons take on the Hazelton Wolverines at the Tamitik Arena starting at 8 p.m.

Currently, the Rupert Rampage lead the CIHL season with 23 points, followed by the Terrace River Kings with 22, the Quesnel Kangaroos with 14, the Wolverines with 13 and the Demons with 9 points.

The Marlins

Our swimmers are hosting teams from Terrace, Rupert and Smithers this weekend on Saturday and Sunday at the Sam Lindsay pool.

The third event of the year with the club’s new coach, this will be a competition not to be missed. The action takes place on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to noon.

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Upcoming

Kitimat Lacrosse

The season starts again in February with free tryouts for Grades 5 to 7 and K to 4.

From February 10 to March 9, tryouts will take place in the Kildala Elementary School gym on Monday nights from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. for Grades 5 to 7.

From February 13 to March 12, Grades K to 4 will be able to try out for Kitimat Lacrosse every Thursday night from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., also in the Kildala Elementary School gym.

All participants must bring a helmet with a face mask, running shoes and shorts or breathable pants.

For more information email kitimatlaxclub@gmail.com.

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* As always, our sporting codes rely on your support – bring the family and cheer our local teams on. Also, consider volunteering – everything from taking tickets at the door to helping out with security.

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