The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal

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Ex NHLer's take to the ice to teach their little girls a thing or two about hockey

thumb Ponytails1Blame it on genetics. Or maybe it's being Canadian.

 In either case, little ladies are picking up hockey sticks and seeking daddy's advice on how to perfect one's slap shot.

A veteran Dino team attempts to win McCrae Cup for the first time in history on home turf

thumb Longworth1The last time the Calgary Dinos hosted the CIS Women's field hockey championship, Mariah Carey and Boys II Men ruled the radio waves, while Lion King made its first 2D appearance on the big screen.

Post-season will offer one final shot at winning Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference

thumb FirstChoiceSoccerThe Mount Royal University Cougars women's soccer team pulled off a decisive win on Oct. 23, beating the Lethbridge College Kodiaks 2-0. The victory secured the Cougars top spot in the south division of the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC), an achievement that designates them as hosts for the Oct. 28-30 playoff tournament.

Follow her progress through the sport

She's cothumb Bird-posempeted in well over 100 grappling matches — holding a record of 107 wins and 8 losses in the women's division, with eight world championship gold medals to her name.