Langille impresses at IWK 250

NASCAR’s Kenny Wallace wins after top two DQ’d post-race; Enfield’s Shawn Turple struggles ANTIGONISH: It was an impressive showing for a rookie driver from Shubenacadie on the Parts for Trucks Pro Stock Tour at one of their milestone races, the IWK 250, presented by Steve Lewis Auto Body. Braden Langille, in the no. 51 Nova […]

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Turple Time in Antigonish

JAMES RIVER: The start and finish of the Ron MacGillivray 150 at Riverside International Speedway were of two different varieties on June 16. Before the leaders had entered turn one, a red flag flew as the field behind leaders Shawn Turple and Cole Butcher were all collected after it appeared Butcher had trouble getting going. […]

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MHL draft sees local players selected

EAST HANTS: Three local hockey players heard their names called during the Maritime Junior A Hockey League’s annual draft, hosted by the Valley Wildcats in Kentville. Liam Kidney, Brady Hunter, and Zach Byard, were selected by the three respective teams that had them on their scouting list. Kidney, a Cape Breton Screaming Eagle QMJHL prospect, […]

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Hunter, Byard taken in Q draft

ENFIELD: Two hockey players from the Enfield area got the next step in their careers started on June 2 when both were selected in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL). Lantz-based All Credit Auto Rangers alum Zach Byard was selected in the 12th round by the 2019 Memorial Cup host Halifax Mooseheads, while Cole […]

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