8 Reasons to Watch The Jets Over The Terriers

Why you should watch the Jets on TV rather than go to a Terrier game. Some local hockey fans are choosing to stay home and watch their local NHL team make a run for the playoffs rather than watch their...

Local Tries To Help The Overprivileged

A Chance NOT To Play by Carl Bunso There are no shortage of organizations whose goal is to help underprivileged families afford organized sport. These are important - as a young lad I actually had someone...

Skate of Emergency

Portage’s Headstone Honeys played the role of grim reaper to Winnipeg’s Bombshell Brawlers, destroying them 184-89 in roller derby action. It was the Honeys’ second win in a row and showed a...

Long Plain Has Best Skate Park

If you're not part of the skate board community you may not realize that the best skate part around these parts is at Long Plain First Nation.  If you are thinking about heading out just turn south at the...

PCI Trojans Lacrosse Eliminated From Playoffs

The PCI Trojans attempted a comeback but couldn't claw their way out of an early hole. River East prevailed 6-5 in an epic playoff clash.  The score was a vast improvement from the lopsided loss in the...

PCI Trojans Lacrosse Playoff Bound

Despite a final regular season loss to the pesky Garden City Fighting Gophers, 11-4, the PCI Trojans are ready to do battle with the Springfield Sabres tonight in Winnipeg.  The PCI side got goals from Cody...

Headstone Honey’s Roller Derby

The Cemetery Smash rolled into Portage la Prairie on Saturday May 17 and The Hoop and Holler went to see what Roller Derby was all about. Click on the › icon above to play video Our hometown Headstone...

Terrier Super-Fan!

In 1942 when the Portage Terriers were born, an eight year-old boy named Ron Goodz was in the stands where he’s been for some 70 years since. As a child Goodz had part of his foot cut off and was warned...