Cubs sweep Dauphin

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

The first major upset in the Santa Clara Baseball League (SCBL) playoffs has occured and it’s courtesy of the Neepawa Cubs.

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Darren Maginel wins Neepawa Senior Open

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Left to right: Darren Maginel of Clear Lake receives congratulations from Neepawa Golf and Country Club general manager and CPGA golf pro Landon Cameron, after winning the 2018 Neepawa Senior Open on Monday, July 9.

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

A first-time competitor has conquered the course at the Neepawa Golf and Country Club (NGCC), laying claim to the 2018 Senior Open title.

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Bowhunting competitions in Neepawa hit the mark

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About 60 bowhunters from across the prairies participated in the Yellowhead Bowhunters Provincial 3D Championship and the final stage of the 3D Triple Crown Championship on Saturday, July 7.

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

The best bowhunters from across the province recently converged on Neepawa for a pair of premier events. On Saturday, July 7, the Yellowhead Bowhunters Archery Club hosted both the Provincial 3D Championship and the final stage of the 3D Triple Crown Championship.

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Justin Metcalf commits to Minot State

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By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

Former Neepawa Natives forward Justin Metcalf has committed to play with the Minot State University (MSU). The 20-year-old from Winnipeg will join the ACHA Division I hockey team for the upcoming 2018-2019 season.

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Neepawa Cubs tumble in SCBL standings

By Eoin Devereux

Neepawa Banner & Press

The Neepawa Cubs’ recent losing streak was extended to six games, after a 5-2 defeat to the Portage Padres on Wednesday, June 20. As has been the cause for several of these losses, it was the tremendous pitching effort from the opposition they stunted the Cubs’ hopes of victory. This time, it was Joey Moffat of the Padres, who pitched six and two-thirds innings with 11 strikeouts, while surrendering just one earned run and a pair of walks. 

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