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Jalissa Klippenstein of the JP II cross country team in action in September 2016.
Jalissa Klippenstein of the JP II cross country team in action in September 2016. Submitted Photo/Kristina Binette

Cross-country district championships coming to the Battlefords

By Nathan Kanter
September 30, 2016 - 11:29am

John Paul Collegiate II is hosting the Battle West District Cross Country Championships at Finlayson Island on Friday, October 6.

Roughly 200 athletes are expected to participate, ranging from the novice age group (11 and under) all the way to seniors (17).

Crusaders running back Jacob Stynsky (24) tries to find space in Thursday's 48-14 loss to Delisle. Stynsky played hurt.
Crusaders running back Jacob Stynsky (24) tries to find space in Thursday's 48-14 loss to Delisle. Stynsky played hurt. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW Staff

Crusaders offence stumbles against Rebels

By Nathan Kanter
September 30, 2016 - 6:41am Updated: September 30, 2016 - 8:47am

For the second consecutive week, the John Paul II Crusaders looked flat at home.

Really flat.

So flat, in fact, that the Delisle Rebels laid a 48-14 beating on them on Thursday afternoon at Crusaders Field.

Goaltender Ryan Rewerts looks through traffic in Monday’s loss to the Melville Millionaires.
Goaltender Ryan Rewerts looks through traffic in Monday’s loss to the Melville Millionaires. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW Staff

North Stars down to 2 goaltenders

By Nathan Kanter
September 29, 2016 - 10:01am

The North Stars had a deal in place to send goaltender Ryan Rewerts to the Valley Wildcats of the Maritime Hockey League, but Rewerts has decided not to report to the Berwick, N.S. team, and will stop playing junior A hockey instead.

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