Tremendous season concludes for Westman Magic

U14 club win silver at Western Canadian Championship

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The Westman Magic U14 club have closed out their softball season with an extremely impressive effort at the Western Canadian Championship (WCC). The Magic, who were one of two teams representing Manitoba at the event staged recently in Edmonton, were able to claim the silver medal.

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A team in need of a vote of confidence

Neepawa Natives hold AGM

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Photo by Eoin Devereux

The Neepawa Natives annual general meeting was held on Wednesday, Aug. 8 at the Neepawa Public Library.

By Eoin Devereux

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The 30th season of the Neepawa Natives in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League (MJHL) could be one of the most important in the franchise’s history, or it could be one of the last. Whichever one it turns out to be will be entirely up to the community.

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Lara Denbow golden at Legion Nationals

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Lara Denbow in the process of making her gold medal winning high jump at the Legion Track and Field National Championship. (Inset) Denbow stands upon the podium with the silver and bronze medal winners.

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

It was a tremendous weekend for Lara Denbow, of the Prairie Storm Athletics Club, at the 2018 Legion Track and Field National Championships in Brandon. The 14-year-old from Neepawa scored a gold medal in the U-16 Girls’ high jump competition, with a jump of 1.70 metres.

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Hosting Provincials a grand slam for Neepawa

Morden Mohawks win Senior “AA” title

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The Morden Mohawks, the 2018 Manitoba Senior AA Baseball Champions

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

It was a victory that was a full year in the making for the Morden Mohawks. On Sunday, Aug. 12,  the Border Baseball League representative defeated the Hamiota Red Sox 2-1 in the final of the Provincial Senior “AA” Baseball Championship in Neepawa.

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Lisoway signs deal with Rapid City

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

Quintin Lisoway has agreed to his first pro contract, signing with the Rapid City Rush of the ECHL.

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