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Globe editorial: Hockey Canada is ragging the puck while losing the game

A Hockey Canada logo on the helmet of a national junior team player during a training camp practice in Calgary on Aug. 2.Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press It’s fair to say that Hockey Canada does unusual things – for instance, and this is just off the top of our head, maintaining a secretive fund to settle …

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Celebration honors Luke Arthur for service to Lydia community, baseball | Local News

HARTSVILLESC – Saturday was a day to celebrate Luke Arthur and his contributions to baseball and the Lydia community. Arthur coached the Lydia Red Sox baseball team for more than half a century. Saturday, about 50 friends, family and former players showed their admiration for their mentor, friend and coach at a luncheon at the …

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Methuen’s Petisce opens eyes at US National Developmental Camp, at Hockey Night in Boston | Sports

When Methuen’s MJ Petisce saw the text message arrive on her phone, she didn’t know quite what to think. “I was at hockey practice, and my dad texted me, ‘Congratulations MJ, you’re going to Minnesota!’ remembered Petisce. “I didn’t believe it at first.” That was St. Cloud, Minn., her father was referring to — as …

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Coaches, players eager to take boys volleyball to a higher level | Local News

Volleyball has always been a sport for both men and women, but in many American high schools, there is only a girls’ team, making it seem like it’s only for them. For South Iredell boys volleyball coach Kerry Baker and others, however, they look to change that. And certain aspects of the sport tend to …

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VOLLEYBALL PREVIEW: Lady Colonels hope to get over the hump and win region | Sports

WILLIAMSBURG — Can Whitley County take the next step and bring another 13th Region championship home? Many believe David Halcomb’s Lady Colonels have a good chance after Whitley County posted a 26-9 record last season, reaching the 50th District and 13th Region finals before bowing out to Corbin. “Our girls are excited to get the …

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2022 Girls Golf Capsule Previews | Local Sports

The following is a capsule preview of area girls golf teams that returned information to the Crescent-News sports department: Last season: 11-3 (third GMC, third sectionals, 13th districts). Head coach: Kurt Nussbaum. Letterwinners lost: Lorelle Hetrick (four-year letterwinner, first team all-GMC); Eva Wermer (four-year letterwinner, honorable mention all-GMC); Andrea Macsay (three-year letterwinner, honorable mention all-GMC); …

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