Author Archives: Kent Zurek

Will the real Montreal Canadiens please stand up?

Will the real Montreal Canadiens please stand up?

Pure embarrassment. That’s all I can say about the Montreal Canadiens at this very moment. Before preseason started, Montreal was considered one of the front runners in the race for the Stanley Cup. They are currently sitting in 29th place in the NHL. Alexander Ovechkin currently sits at the top of the scoring race with nine

New chief on the bench for the Kodiaks

New head coach, Deanna Dotts, discusses practice with the team in the Val Matteotti gym Oct. 3. A familiar face was promoted to lead the Kodiaks women basketball team. Deanna Dotts, last year’s assistant coach, is the new bench boss for Lethbridge College Kodiaks taking over for the retired Brad Karren. Dotts earned the position

What the sports?

The NHL season has finally started. Between the end of the playoffs and start of the season, the air is just not the same in Canada. It’s almost as if there is a void that needs filling. The season began Oct. 4 with a bang. Toronto smoked the Winnipeg Jets 7-2 in what turned out to

Kent Zurek

The name my parents gave me is Kent. I am currently a digital communications and media student at Lethbridge College. When I’m not out on the streets interviewing people, I like to grab my glove and bat to play some softball. When it gets too cold for everyone else to play ball, I tend to

Local slo-pitch team hitting the big stage

A local slo-pitch team is representing Lethbridge in a big way. The Average Joe Reapers entered a tournament last year in Okotoks. First prize was a chance to play on the big stage in Florida with about 1,000 other teams. Of the thousand teams, only a handful are from the great north. “It was so

Goodbye heat, hello hockey

Summer. The one thing that goes hand and hand with summer is the heat. I can say I’m not a fan. When it’s anything over 20 degrees, I start to melt. I find it upsetting that the only thing you can do to cool down (without AC) is strip down to your birthday suit. It’s