mario prusina - Times Editor

Two forwards from the UFA Bisons were ‘thrilled’ to share the ice with the best players in the Alberta Midget Hockey League this past weekend.

Cody Fowlie and Captain Jason Swyripa took part in the 21st annual AMHL All-Star Game Jan. 24 at the Centennial Arena in Calgary.
Fowlie leads the team with 35 points (15 goals and 20 assists) in 28 games, while Swyripa leads the Bisons with 19 goals in 22 games. He also has 15 assists.

Amy Gregson - Times Reporter

The Gleichen community is celebrating the game of hockey and their pond hockey program by holding Hockey Day in Gleichen Jan. 30.
The day runs in conjunction with CBC’s 10th Annual Hockey Day in Canada, when all six Canadian teams are in action and the day will be spent broadcasting live from Stratford, Ont. and other parts of Canada.

“We’re just celebrating the Canadian sport of hockey,” said Cara Sheppard, organizer.

Amy Gregson - Times Reporter

They’ve needed to pick up a few players to have a full team, but the Rockyford Ringette Junior A team is now ready for the Alberta Winter Games with a full roster.

The team will represent Zone 2 in Cold Lake, Feb. 4 to 7.

“Our core team is very open to accepting other players and as soon as they come in they will develop into a team,” said Norman Nelson, head coach.