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The Sharks are now 7-18 this season, after back-to-back wins over Weyburn at Battleford Arena.
The Sharks are now 7-18 this season, after back-to-back wins over Weyburn at Battleford Arena. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW Staff

Sharks snag two home wins against Weyburn

By Nathan Kanter
January 22, 2018 - 2:00pm Updated: January 22, 2018 - 3:17pm

The contest was never in question on Saturday, but on Sunday things were different.

Thankfully, however, the Battlefords AAA Sharks pulled out a close 3-2 win over Weyburn on Sunday, just one day after thumping the same team 7-2.

The John Paul II senior girls Crusaders won a silver medal in Warman this weekend and also won the 3-point competition.
The John Paul II senior girls Crusaders won a silver medal in Warman this weekend and also won the 3-point competition. Submitted photo/Bruce Yockey

Crusaders senior girls win silver, junior boys win bronze

By battlefordsNOW Staff
January 22, 2018 - 12:00pm

Two John Paul II Crusaders basketball teams enjoyed successful weekends, with the senior girls team bringing home a silver medal and the junior boys bringing home a bronze this past weekend.

The North Stars celebrate Layne Young's empty net goal that sealed the deal with under 10 seconds left in regulation. From left to right: Garon Magnes, Parker Smyth, Layne Young, Cole Johnson, Conor Jensen.
The North Stars celebrate Layne Young's empty net goal that sealed the deal with under 10 seconds left in regulation. From left to right: Garon Magnes, Parker Smyth, Layne Young, Cole Johnson, Conor Jensen. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW staff

North Stars defeat Mils 4-1 on Hockey Day

By battlefordsNOW Staff
January 21, 2018 - 4:20am Updated: January 21, 2018 - 4:40pm

On a milestone night for its captain, the Battlefords North Stars topped the Melville Millionaires 4-1 on Hockey Day in Saskatchewan in Balcarres for their 30th victory of the season.

The North Stars took down the Yorkton Terriers 8-2 on Friday, but their performance left much to be desired.
The North Stars took down the Yorkton Terriers 8-2 on Friday, but their performance left much to be desired. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW staff

North Stars crush Terriers 8-2

By battlefordsNOW Staff
January 19, 2018 - 11:16pm Updated: January 20, 2018 - 12:12pm

The Battlefords North Stars had little trouble with the Yorkton Terriers on Friday night, at least according to the scoreboard.

But if not for goaltender Joel Grzybowski, the team's 8-2 win could have been much different.

There were numerous sponsors at the SJHL/MJHL showcase in Regina this week, which helped make it a success.
There were numerous sponsors at the SJHL/MJHL showcase in Regina this week, which helped make it a success. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW Staff

Organizers say inaugural SJHL/MJHL showcase went well

By Nathan Kanter
January 18, 2018 - 2:00pm

The event wasn't even over when Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League commissioner Bill Chow confirmed the first ever SJHL and Manitoba Junior Hockey League combined showcase will return next season.

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