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The North Stars celebrate the first goal of the game in the second period of Tuesday’s game against the La Ronge Ice Wolves.
The North Stars celebrate the first goal of the game in the second period of Tuesday’s game against the La Ronge Ice Wolves. Matt Kelly/battlefordsNOW staff

North Stars ninth straight win overshadowed by slow start

By Nathan Kanter
November 8, 2016 - 11:06pm

One day, slow starts may very well come back to haunt the North Stars.

But for now, they seem to be able to overcome them.

As was the case in their 4-1 victory over the La Ronge Ice Wolves at the Civic Centre on Tuesday night. It was the team’s ninth straight win.

Connor Logan, right, and Reed Delainey, left, celebrate a goal against Melville on September 26.
Connor Logan, right, and Reed Delainey, left, celebrate a goal against Melville on September 26. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW Staff

Logan flying high in first year with North Stars

By Nathan Kanter
November 8, 2016 - 2:00pm

If you guessed the North Stars’ leading scorer through 20 games of the 2016-17 season would be Layne Young, you’d be right.

Well, half right.

Sitting atop the team points lead along with last year’s rookie of the year is a new name: Connor Logan.

Sharks forward Ensley Fendelet falls over Rebels defenceman Brooke Pellerin in the third period of Sunday’s 6-3 loss at Battleford Arena.
Sharks forward Ensley Fendelet falls over Rebels defenceman Brooke Pellerin in the third period of Sunday’s 6-3 loss at Battleford Arena. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW Staff

AAA Sharks goal scoring woes continue in losses to Rebels

By Nathan Kanter
November 7, 2016 - 2:14pm

The scoring chances were there this weekend for the AAA Sharks, but the goals just wouldn’t come until it was too late, as they dropped two weekend contest to the Regina Rebels, 3-0 and 6-3.

The Comp Vikings junior girls volleyball team poses for a photo after winning the battle west district championship over Unity on Nov. 3. JP II finished with the bronze.
The Comp Vikings junior girls volleyball team poses for a photo after winning the battle west district championship over Unity on Nov. 3. JP II finished with the bronze. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW Staff

Junior girl Vikings claim district championship

By Nathan Kanter
November 7, 2016 - 12:00pm

It was one of the most impressive volleyball teams in recent memory – a straight nine team – and they did not disappoint at the district championships in Medstead this past week.

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