NACI compete at Zone 7 Cross Country Championship

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The medal winners from the NACI Cross Country team.

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

It was a great day of the NACI Cross Country team on Monday, Oct. 1 at the Zone 7 Cross Country Championships, as five local athletes closed out the day with top-5 finishes.

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Yellowhead’s Gluska wins POTW

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Rylee Gluska of Neepawa

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The Manitoba Female Midget Hockey League (MFMHL) is pleased to announce that Yellowhead Chiefs forward Rylee Gluska has been selected as the CCM-Selkirk Source for Sports Player of the Week for Week one ending Sept. 30. 

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A week to forget for the Neepawa Natives

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By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

It’s been a simply horrible week, both on and off the ice for the Neepawa Natives. First, the organization had to deal with major technical issues with their chartered bus on Thursday, Sept. 27. This forced them to have to make last minute travel arrangements in order to even make it to Waywayseecappo to play the Wolverines. Once the Natives squad did actually arrive at the Wayway Arena Complex, they were met by a much-improved Wolverines’ club that appears to be a legitimate contender this season.

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NACI Tigers get thunderstruck

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

A solid running duo proved to be the undoing of the NACI Tigers on Friday, Sept. 28, as they lost to the Interlake Thunder by the score of 40-16. Interlake running backs Colton Nedotiafko and Graeme Perrie combined for 293 yards on the ground and three touchdowns on the way to the win. 

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Moosomin runs over NACI

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By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

A strong effort on the ground helped to power the Moosomin Generals to a 54-26 win over the Neepawa Area Collegiate Institute (NACI) Tigers. A trio of Moosomin running backs worked together to keep Neepawa’s defense on its heels, while also controlling the clock.

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