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Cochrane Minor soccer ready to kick off season

Cochrane Minor soccer ready to kick off season

“It will be kind of nice to take a break from the pressure of evaluations and teams and being a slave to the schedule of the league and just have a fun soccer season with your friends, kick around, play,” Said Rhonda Carr, programming coordinator with Cochrane Minor Soccer. “That’s what we’re really hoping the season will be.”
Bow Valley High School hosts Blue and Gold celebration

Bow Valley High School hosts Blue and Gold celebration

“Bow Valley High School continued to set high standards for extracurricular activities within Rocky View schools, and we’re very proud for our achievements. This success is due to the tremendous effort that is put into our athletic, artistic, and community service-related programs," - Matt Baugh, Physical Education Teacher, Bow Valley High School.
Cochrane Olympic hopeful sees silver lining in pandemic

Cochrane Olympic hopeful sees silver lining in pandemic

Local Olympic hopeful Natalie Eilers to receive equipment grant from RBC Training Ground program.
Cochrane High School recognizes student's athletic excellence

Cochrane High School recognizes student's athletic excellence

“Our school is traditionally very strong in athletics, and this year was no exception, even with COVID. We’re talked about around the province as a smaller school, but with a very strong, powerful program and we’re going to keep going at that, and those kids are the reason why,” Robbie McNab, Cobra’s Head Coach, Cochrane High School.
Cochrane minor football reopening with new guidelines

Cochrane minor football reopening with new guidelines

“With some of the recent news from Football Alberta and the Alberta government, basically AHS’s Stage Two, that allows cohorts of 50 and football to start up again, we figured we would over some of the guidelines and some of the plans we’ll have for the season to make sure that it’s safe and fun and productive for the players."
Duo of Cochranites selected in WHL Draft

Duo of Cochranites selected in WHL Draft

Hunter Sawka and Ethan Neutens were selected in the 2020 WHL Bantam Draft.
WHL and NCAA season cut short due to COVID-19

WHL and NCAA season cut short due to COVID-19

"On that Thursday (March 19), we were told not to practice and that the league had been paused until further notice. We were quarantined until our departure five or so days later. Then on the 23rd, it was announced the season was officially cancelled. I'm not quite sure it's set in yet, it's all so crazy. Every day that passes I miss it more, and it sets in a little more too."
Cobras mourn the loss of Tim Petros

Cobras mourn the loss of Tim Petros

"He was always really positive and funny, just a really nice human being."
COVID-19 puts Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League Junior season in limbo

COVID-19 puts Rocky Mountain Lacrosse League Junior season in limbo

"We all love lacrosse and want to get back into it but making sure everybody is safe and following the guidelines is more important right now."
Parnell will not run in Boston Marathon

Parnell will not run in Boston Marathon

"I totally support the decision," Parnell said. "I think they kind of waited as long as they could but it was a decision that had to be made, there was obviously no question about it. For me, it's really a case of change in priorities and what's important so I'm not going to run in it when it hopefully comes back in September ... I've cancelled my accomodations and flight."