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Generals' campaign to land over-age player snags on league rule

In an effort to bolster their flagging fortunes, the Cochrane Generals are trying to add a fourth over-age (21-year-old) skater to their Heritage Junior Hockey League roster.
Cardiac kids come through

Cardiac kids come through

It’s not over until it’s over. So, down 6-0 to Airdrie’s Bert Church High School Chargers with 50 seconds remaining in the game, the Springbank High School Phoenix went to work.
Lions refuse to lose

Lions refuse to lose

The Cochrane Lions achieved a perfect 8-0 regular-season record in Calgary Bantam Football Association (CBFA) play with a 27-16 win over the Calgary Stamps Oct. 13 at Calgary’s Shouldice Park.
Did that just happen? Seriously?

Did that just happen? Seriously?

The Cochrane High School Cobras varsity girls soccer team demolished the competition at the South Central Zone invitational soccer tournament over the weekend – and brought home nothing but a kit bag full of confusion and angst for their efforts.
Bobcats give Cobras a game

Bobcats give Cobras a game

It’s a tale of two teams. One, with a rookie starting quarterback who showed the most poise and confidence he’s shown all season. The other, with a coach who was concerned with his team’s performance despite a 33-point margin of victory.
A night full of firsts for Generals

A night full of firsts for Generals

Two words: Team defence. When you give up an average of 7.5 goals in your first four regular-season games, your defence, or lack thereof, is showing.

Cochrane's McArthur at Hawaii Ironman triathlon

Some people go to Hawaii to enjoy the sunny beaches. Some go to snorkel, surf or golf. Others go to just chill. Then there’s Cochrane’s Colin McArthur, who’s in Hawaii to subject himself to one of the most torturous athletic endeavours known to man.
Phoenix continue to rise

Phoenix continue to rise

Quarterback Levi Jackson threw four touchdown passes and ran for one more as the Springbank Community High School Phoenix defeated the visiting Bow Valley High School Bobcats 57-6 in Rocky View Sports Association Tier 2 football play Oct.

Soccer Quest 42 taking a kick at world indoor mark

The Cochrane Rangers Soccer Club is taking aim at a world record for playing soccer. Soccer Quest 42 will see 16 players play 5-on-5 indoor soccer for 42 hours or more to break the Guinness Book of World Records for the longest 5-a-side soccer match.
Lions sink Cowboys Navy

Lions sink Cowboys Navy

Last team with the ball wins. And it was Cochrane’s Evan Perrault clutching the rock as the final whistle blew on a 25-24 Calgary Bantam Football Association win over Calgary Cowboys Navy.