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Tigers player Jordan Taben gets tackled by two Vikings at once during the season opener on Thursday evening, The Vikings won handily, 42-7.
Tigers player Jordan Taben gets tackled by two Vikings at once during the season opener on Thursday evening, The Vikings won handily, 42-7. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW Staff

Vikings crush Tigers on opening night

By Nathan Kanter
September 9, 2016 - 8:17am

It really was no contest on Thursday evening at Beaver Lions Stadium.

Right from the get go, the North Battleford Comprehensive Vikings showed who was boss.

Six minutes in, a touchdown. Seven minutes later, another. Four minutes after that, another. And another.

Braydon Buziak lines up for a faceoff during 2016 playoff action against the Flin Flon Bombers. The former North Star signed with the Regina Pats of the WHL last week.
Braydon Buziak lines up for a faceoff during 2016 playoff action against the Flin Flon Bombers. The former North Star signed with the Regina Pats of the WHL last week. Matt Kelly/battlefordsNOW Staff

Buziak thrilled to sign with Pats

By Nathan Kanter
September 8, 2016 - 5:00pm

Former North Star Braydon Buziak is thrown off by the question, just for a second.

He’s not sure how to answer.

“Why did you choose hockey as a kid?”

For him, and many other Saskatchewan kids, it’s just the natural thing to do.

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