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High school duffers compete at zones

    Drumheller student athletes opened the school sports season by competing at the golf zone championships.
    In all, two teams from DCHS and two teams from St. Anthony’s School competed in tournament play on Tuesday, September 14 in Carstairs, facing blustery conditions.
    The DCHS girl’s team of Nikki Broom, Paula Wade, Karissa Reid and Ally Campbell played well. According to coach Dan Hird, they missed out on a bronze medal by four strokes.
    The boy’s team of Sean Davies, Jarred Potter, Shane Gwinner and Mitchell Toffan finished in the middle of the pack. Hird says because members of the boys team all play hockey and were busy with fall tryouts, they were not able to get much practice time on the links.
    At St. Anthony’s, Madison Colberg finished in the top 10. Jessie Carrier also competed well. Michelle Fournier coached the girl’s team.
    Jay Mulgrew coached the boy’s team made up of Brandon Gruber, Andrew Stedman, Conner Bosch and Ryan Cardamone. They also played well finishing in the pack with all bettering a score of 100.

Valley Figure Skating names new power skating coach

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    The Drumheller Valley Figure Skating Club is looking forward to another great season and is already on the ice.
    Typically the club begins its programs after Thanksgiving, however this year’s season began about a month early. Despite this, there are already 64 registered for the Canskate, and junior and senior programs. There are another 40 youth registered for power skating.           
   This year Mitchell Toffan will be coaching the power skating and pre-power skating classes. He is 16 and has been playing hockey for 10 years. He has completed his coaching and power skating courses.


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