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Emily Wegner and baby Alora Quinn hang out upstairs as her boyfriend Matt Thomson and the Wheatland Kings took on the Okotoks Bisons on December 10. Matt Thomson, helped organize a toy drive to support Ronald McDonald House during the game. Photo by Monique Massiah/Strathmore Standard/Postmedia

Kings pull together for Ronald McDonald House

Before the puck dropped in the Wheatland Kings home game against the Okotoks Bisons on Saturday December 10, a truck was parked out front of the Strathmore Family Centre and it was filled with toys. The ‘Fill A Doge Truck Box with New, Unwrapped Toys’ toy drive was an idea of Matt Thomson a Wheatland Kings player who with his girlfriend Emily Wegne

Justin Schmit won a big fight at HavocFC 11 against his opponent Brent Keryluke on Dec. 2. Schmit won by TKO in the second round.

Schmit wins Red Deer bout

Strathmore’s mixed martial artist Justin Schmit gets a huge win at HavocFC11, with a TKO of Brent Keryluke in the second-round.

Matt Thomson of the Strathmore Wheatland Kings junior b team scored with a quick wrist shot that surprised Coaldale's goalie on Dec. 4 at the Strathmore Family Centre. The Wheatland Kings split the back-to-back weekend series with Coaldale winning on Dec. 4, 7-4.

Kings split weekend pair

The Strathmore Wheatland Kings split their weekend series against one of the top teams in the Heritage Junior Hockey Leauge in Coaldale.