Neepawa Farmers blank Cartwright

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Neepawa goaltender Brad Nelson makes the save, on the way to the shutout on Thursday, Feb. 22 at the Yellowhead Arena. The Farmers closed out the night with a 4-0 victory.

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

The Neepawa Farmers needed to come up with a big effort against the Cartwright Clippers on Thursday, Feb. 22. They did that, and then some, on the way to a 4-0 win. 

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Dogs take a bite out of Neepawa Natives’ playoff chances

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Ashton Anderson scored twice and added two assists in the Natives 6-5 loss to Portage on Monday, Feb. 19.

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

The window of opportunity to make it into the MJHL playoffs is closing for the Neepawa Natives and the Portage Terriers are likely taking some delight in being the ones who are slamming it shut.

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Neepawa Farmers fall in playoff opener

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By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

The Cartwright Clippers continue to be the biggest surprise of the post-season in the Tiger Hills Hockey League. After first upsetting the fourth place Minnedosa Bombers 3-games-to-one in the opening round of the playoffs, the Clippers followed that up with a 6-4 win over the top ranked Neepawa Farmers on Thursday, Feb. 17.

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Neepawa Natives claim a must win over Swan Valley

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Photo by Micah Waddell. Justin Metcalf shoots on Ethan Peterson in the second period. Metcalf would score on the play. 

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

The objective was simple enough for the Neepawa Natives, just win the darn game. And while the team did ultimately achieve that objective, the path to get there was anything but simple.Natives forward Ashton Anderson scored the shootout winner for Neepawa, as they claimed a 5-4 win over the Swan Valley Stampeders on Wednesday, Feb. 15, at the Yellowhead Arena. In order to reach that conclusion, however, Neepawa had to twice rebound from a two-goal deficit. 

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Neepawa Novas results

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The Neepawa Novas Gymnastics team attended the St.Andrews Regional Stream Competition on Feb. 10. The event featured a grand total of 12 clubs and 156 gymnasts. The Novas Team had a wonderful competition and the coaches are very proud of their results.

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