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During a timout the 100 Mile House Wranglers listen intently as coach Dale Hladun lays out their gameplan. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

100 Mile Wranglers in tough battle for playoff spot

Wranglers on multigame losing streak after bout with COVID-19

Levi Brewis, of the Mackenize Nordiques finishes just ahead of 100 Mile Nordics’ Erik Lundsbye. (Kelly Sinoski photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Young Nordics compete in Teck Northern Cup Race

More than 60 competitors sign up for Teck Northern Cup Race

100 Mile House Wranglers’ goalie Loic Mainguy Crepault dives for the puck during the third period of the Wranglers Friday night game against the Revelstoke Grizzlies. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Dozen Wranglers in self-isolation due to COVID-19

The team is self isolating this week, has postponed weekend games

During a timeout, the 100 Mile House Wranglers listen intently as coach Dale Hladun lays out their game plan. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Wranglers games suspended this week due to COVID-19 protocols

The 100 Mile House Wranglers won’t be able break their four-game losing streak

During a timeout, the 100 Mile House Wranglers listen intently as coach Dale Hladun lays out their game plan. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Anyone out enjoying winter recreation in the Cariboo area should be aware of their surroundings and learn how to identify avalanche terrain and hazards to help keep themselves safe. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

High snowfall means backcountry enthusiasts in Cariboo should check for avalanche hazards

Knowing the hazards and educating yourself are how to stay safe this season

Anyone out enjoying winter recreation in the Cariboo area should be aware of their surroundings and learn how to identify avalanche terrain and hazards to help keep themselves safe. (Ruth Lloyd photo - Williams Lake Tribune)
Bruce Stusrud and Ray Krueger are some of longest-serving and oldest referees of the 100 Mile Minor Hockey Association, both having received lifetime memberships. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Love of hockey binds refs together

Leonard ‘Bruce’ Stusrud and Ray Krueger are an institution for minor hockey

Bruce Stusrud and Ray Krueger are some of longest-serving and oldest referees of the 100 Mile Minor Hockey Association, both having received lifetime memberships. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Gary Carlson finishes off a loop around the 100 Mile Nordics ski trails on New Years Day. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Downhill, cross-country skiers return to local hills

Mount Timothy reopens while Nordics resume regular hours

Gary Carlson finishes off a loop around the 100 Mile Nordics ski trails on New Years Day. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Kaila Buchy (front left), Katelyn McGillivray, Hannah Lindner and Arissa Toffolo along with coach Tom Buchy won gold at the 2019 BC U18 Girls’ Curling provincials and bronze at the 2019 nationals. (Curling Canada photo)

Curling banner finds home in 100 Mile rink

Hannah Lindner credits her 100 Mile coaches for her success

Kaila Buchy (front left), Katelyn McGillivray, Hannah Lindner and Arissa Toffolo along with coach Tom Buchy won gold at the 2019 BC U18 Girls’ Curling provincials and bronze at the 2019 nationals. (Curling Canada photo)
The 100 Mile House Wranglers took a beating from the Sicamous Eagles on Sunday, losing 5 to 0. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Wranglers start off 2022 on the wrong skate

Wranglers loses to Eagles 5-0 in first game of the new year

The 100 Mile House Wranglers took a beating from the Sicamous Eagles on Sunday, losing 5 to 0. (Melissa Smalley photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile House Wranglers. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Top sports story: Wranglers back on ice after hiatus

The 100 Mile Free Press’ 2021 Year In Review

  • Jan 2, 2022
100 Mile House Wranglers. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Brayden Kaskell of the Chase Heat fights 100 Mile House Wrangler Rylan Kent for control of the puck during their season-opening game. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Cold weather postpones Wrangler games

Both tonight’s home game and tomorrow’s away game against the Chase Heat have been suspended

Brayden Kaskell of the Chase Heat fights 100 Mile House Wrangler Rylan Kent for control of the puck during their season-opening game. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
Former 100 Mile House Wrangler Nathan Bohmer gets slammed into the boards by Revelstoke Grizzly Carson Reinson. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Wrangler scores BCHL spot

Nathan Bohmer put 17 goals and six assists in 22 games

Former 100 Mile House Wrangler Nathan Bohmer gets slammed into the boards by Revelstoke Grizzly Carson Reinson. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile Outdoor Rink Society director John McNeil takes his grandson five-year-old Mickie Douggie Tresierra through Tim Horton’s drive-thru atop a Zamboni. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile Outdoor Rink Society director John McNeil takes his grandson five-year-old Mickie Douggie Tresierra through Tim Horton’s drive-thru atop a Zamboni. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
The 100 Mile House Wranglers pile up against Ethan Sanders after he scored the first goal of the game early in the first period Friday night. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Wranglers record one win, one loss on home ice

Coach Dale Hladun said he ‘couldn’t be prouder’ of his team

The 100 Mile House Wranglers pile up against Ethan Sanders after he scored the first goal of the game early in the first period Friday night. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
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Forty BCHL stars to skate in Top Prospects Game

The all-star showcase will be part of the junior A league’s 60th anniversary weekend in January

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Members of the U18 Merrit team clash against the U18 Salmon Arm team at a tournament in 100 Mile House. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

U18 hockey teams clash on 100 Mile ice

Eight U-18 teams battled for supremacy in 100 Mile House last weekend

Members of the U18 Merrit team clash against the U18 Salmon Arm team at a tournament in 100 Mile House. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
PSO Eagle point guard Mohamed Omer leaps towards the Lake City Falcons net, ball in hand, during an exhibition game last week. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

PSO basketball team building momentum

New coach turning team into contenders

PSO Eagle point guard Mohamed Omer leaps towards the Lake City Falcons net, ball in hand, during an exhibition game last week. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
100 Mile Wranglers captain Nathan Bohmer makes a break for the Sicamous Eagles goal to score the first goal of the night last Wednesday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)

Wranglers beat Eagles in hard-fought win

Next home game is set for Friday, Dec. 10 against the Revelstoke Grizzlies

100 Mile Wranglers captain Nathan Bohmer makes a break for the Sicamous Eagles goal to score the first goal of the night last Wednesday. (Patrick Davies photo - 100 Mile Free Press)
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BCHL adopts use of Sporfie video review system

The junior A league experimented with the system at the BCHL Showcase in Chilliwack in October

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Mount Timothy’s Glen Tanner waxes a pair of skies while getting the pro-shop ready for the coming season. (Photo submitted)
Mount Timothy’s Glen Tanner waxes a pair of skies while getting the pro-shop ready for the coming season. (Photo submitted)