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Vipers put down by Dogs

By MorinvilleNews.com Staff

Legal – If there is a silver lining in the dark cloud that descended upon the Vipers Wednesday night, it’s that their 7-4 defeat at the hands of the undefeated Onoway Ice Dogs was a closer margin than the 10-1 upset they suffered Oct. 27.

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Jets gain some momentum over weekend

By Stephen Dafoe

Morinville – Sixteen games into a 38-game season, the Morinville Jets stand middle of the pack in the CJHL’s west division and middle of their own record at .500 hockey. And while that may be nothing to boast about for a team that is not lacking in talent but has had difficulty in reaping the harvest of its own bounty this season, Sunday afternoon’s 11-4 victory over the equally-matched Wetaskiwin Icemen showed fans a more disciplined Jets team than has been seen for much of this season.

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Titans’ undefeated streak continues

By Stephen Dafoe

Morinville – With almost half the Noralta Junior C hockey season behind them, there appears to be little to stop the Morinville Titans as they rise ever higher in league dominance.

Currently sitting in third place in the 15-team league … […]

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Vipers off to a solid start

By Stephen Dafoe

Legal – It’s been a good start to the North Central Hockey League season for the Legal Vipers. After earning back-to-back victories in their season and home openers Oct. 16 and 23, the club went on to suffer a 10-1 defeat … […]

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Titans pick up three points in two outings

By Stephen Dafoe

Morinville – Halloween seemed to have taken its toll on the Morinville Titans Sunday night. Despite only one defeat in eight outings, the Titans were more than sluggish Oct. 31, tying their game against the visiting SWZ Sentinels late in the third period. The 3-3 tie gave both clubs a point for their efforts and the Titans a 4-1-3 record on the season.

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Morinville Jets earn four-point weekend

By Stephen Dafoe

Morinville – Halloween put an unwanted candy in the St. Albert Merchant’s pillowcase Sunday afternoon. The Jets (6-7-1) pulled out of a 5-2 deficit at the end of the second period to take the game 6-5, their second come-from-behind victory over the Merchants this season. The Jets had previously overcome a 5-0 deficit in St. Albert’s barn Oct. 1 to win the game 6-5.
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Jets earn two out of four points in weekend outings

By Stephen Dafoe

Morinville – The troubled Morinville Jets (4-7-1) put an end to a five-game losing streak Friday night with a 10-5 victory over the 6-3-2 Spruce Grove Regals, the number two team in the CJHL’s west division. However, Sunday afternoon’s home-ice contest against the West division’s top-ranked Beverly Warriors resulted in a 6-4 loss for the Jets.

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Vipers have strong opening week

By Stephen Dafoe

Legal – The Legal Vipers played to a full house Saturday night, giving their fans what they came for, a home opener victory. After picking up a 4-1 road victory over the Drayton Valley Wildcats Oct. 16, the Vipers sank their fangs into the Edson Ice, handily defeating the visiting club 12-5.

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Vipers ready for home opener this weekend

By Stephen Dafoe

Legal – Senior hockey fans are gearing up for this Saturday night’s home opener for the Legal Vipers. The North Central Hockey League season got under way for the Vipers last Saturday night in Drayton Valley with a 4-1 road win for the club.

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