The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal

Sports

In the world of athletics, wheelchair sports often gets second-billing due to the misconception that the sport isn’t as intense as able-bodied sports.

The Calgary Hitmen defeated the Edmonton Oil Kings 4-3 in the home opener of their 25th season on Friday, Sept. 27th at the Scotiabank Saddledome. The Hitmen scored big plays from forwards Carson Focht and James Malm to secure their first victory of the season.

History has once again been made for the Mount Royal Cougars men’s soccer team, who are moving-on to the Canada West semi-final after defending home turf one last time with an emotional 2-1 victory over the Thompson Rivers WolfPack Saturday afternoon.

City of Calgary plans a major upgrade to McMahon Stadium’s baseball arena, forcing a potential end to the fabled Foothills Stadium