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Six members of the Strathmore Silhouettes gymnastic team are off to provincials in Fort McMurray April 6-9. (Pictured Left to Right) Sophie Sanders, Rachel Orford, Eve Rehlau, Mikayla Hughes, Aleigha McLean, and Zoe Benoit.

Silhouettes off to provincials

Six athletes of the Strathmore Silhouettes competitive gymnastics team have qualified to attend the 2017 Women’s Artistic Provincial Championships, which will be held in Fort McMurray, Alberta April 6-9, 2017. The six girls, ranging in age from 10-14, attended the Southern Zones Championships, which were held at the University of Calgary March 16-1

Team Canada fans cheer on the Canadian Olympic men's hockey team at the Shark Club Sports Bar and Grill in Calgary on Feb. 19, 2014. (Stuart Dryden/Postmedia Network/Files)

Small sports bars could be hit hard

One problem with trying to charge establishments that show televised sports more money for those broadcasts is that it leads to a weird philosophical debate: What exactly is a sports bar?

The CFR Bisons and Calgary Buffaloes are tied at 1-1 in their best-of-five South Finals series in Alberta Midget AAA Hockey League action. Here Zach Huber split the d and had a good chance ,but failed to score, as the Buffaloes won a close 2-1 game on Mar. 10 at the Cardel Rec South. The Bisons tied the series on Mar. 11 with a 2-1 win in Strathmore.

Bisons in tight matchup with Buffaloes

The CFR Bisons and Calgary Buffaloes are in a close best-of-five series battle, taking a one game lead after winning on 3-2 in a double overtime thriller in Calgary on Tuesday.