Advertisement

Sports

All systems go

A lot of smiles were evident after word spread around the community that ice making had begun at the local arena in Rankin Inlet this past week. Rankin's new hockey season gets officially underway with...

ᑲᔪᓯᔪᓐᓇᓕᕐᓂᖏᑦ

ᐊᒥᓱᑦ ᖁᖑᑐᖃᑦᑕᓕᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᖃᐅᔨᑎᑕᐅᑉᓗᑎᒃ ᓯᑯᓕᐅᖅᑐᖃᓕᕐᓂᖓᓄᑦ ᓯᐊᕐᕆᔮᕐᕕᖕᒥ ᐱᓇᓱᐊᕈᓯᐅᓚᐅᖅᑐᒥ. ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᕼᐋᑭᕐᓇᐅᓂᐊᖅᑐᖅ ᐱᒋᐊᕈᑎᖃᓚᐅᖅᐳᖅ ᕼᐋᑭᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑕᐅᑉᓗᑎᒃ, ᓯᑯᒥ ᐊᒻᒪ ᐊᔪᖏᓴᖅᑕᐅᑉᓗᑎᒃ ᐅᖃᓕᒫᕆᐅᖅᓴᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᑎᑎᕋᕆᐅᖅᓴᓂᕐᒧᓪᓗ ᐱᔾᔪᑎᖃᖅᑐᓂᒃ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑕᐅᒍᑎᖃᖅᖢᑎᒃ. ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑕᐅᓂᐊᖅᖢᑎᒡᓗ ᑕᒡᕙᓂ ᐅᑭᐅᖑᓂᐊᖅᑐᒥ ᐊᒃᑐᐱᕆ 17-21-ᒧᑦ. ᑕᒪᓐᓇ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑕᐅᕕᒃ ᐊᔾᔨᐅᖏᑦᖢᓂ ᐊᕙᑎᒧᑦ ᑐᕌᖅᑐᓂᒡᓗ ᐱᔾᔪᑎᖃᖅᖢᓂ: ᐋᖅᑭᒃᓱᖅᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᖢᓂ ᐱᒋᐊᖅᑕᐅᓚᐅᖅᖢᓂ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥ ᐊᑐᖅᑕᐅᖃᑦᑕᖅᖢᓂᓗ ᕼᐋᑭᕐᓂᕐᒧᑦ ᐃᓕᓐᓂᐊᖅᑎᑎᔨᓄᑦ ᐊᒻᒪ...

ᓄᓇᕗᒥ ᓵᓚᒃᓴᓚᐅᖅᑐᑦ ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᖅ/ᑎᑭᕋᕐᔪᐊᖅ

ᑎᑭᕋᕐᔪᐊᒥᐅᑦ ᐅᑭᐅᓕᑦ ᑐᖔᓂ 18 ᓵᑯᖅᑎᖏᑦ ᓵᓚᒃᓴᓚᐅᖅᐳᑦ ᓵᓚᒋᔭᐅᖏᑕᐃᓐᓇᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᓴᓪᓕᕐᒥᐅᓂᒃ ᓵᓚᒃᓴᓚᐅᖅᖢᑎᒃ 12-2 ᑭᖑᓪᓕᖅᐹᖅᓯᐅᓕᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᓄᓇᕗᒥ ᐅᑭᐅᓕᑦ 18 ᑐᖔᐋᓂ ᐊᕐᓇᐃᑦ ᓵᑯᖅᑎᖏᑦ ᓵᓚᒃᓴᕈᑎᖃᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᓯᑉᑕᐱᕆ 17-ᖑᑎᓪᓗᒍ. ᑲᖏᖅᖠᓂᕐᒥᐅᑦ ᓵᓚᒃᓴᓚᐅᖅᖢᑎᒃ ᑎᑭᕋᕐᔪᐊᒥᐅᓂᒃ ᐊᖑᑎᓂᒃ ᑭᖑᓪᓕᖅᐹᖅᓯᐅᓕᖅᑎᓪᓗᒋᑦ ᓄᓇᕗᒥ ᐅᑭᐅᓕᑦ ᑐᖔᓂ 18 ᓵᑯᖅᑎᖏᑦ ᐊᖑᑎᑦ.

Territorial champs

The Whale Cove U18 female soccer team went through the territorial championship undefeated on the way to defeating Coral Harbour 12-2 in the final to claim the Nunavut U18 female soccer championship on Sept....

Down to the wire

The time is drawing close for the first leg of the Experiences Canada hockey exchange program between the Rankin Rock atoms and peewee teams and the Mimico Canadiens of Toronto, Ont. The Rock players are...

Hockey registration

The Rankin Rock minor hockey program will be holding player registrations on Friday, Sept. 22, Sept. 29 and Oct. 6. All three sessions will be held in the arena lobby from 1 p.m. until...

Vying for the AWG

Baker Lake, Chesterfield Inlet and Naujaat had 16 participants among the 39 athletes from nine Nunavut communities which took part in the Arctic sports territorial trials in Coral Harbour Aug. 18-20 . The trials...

Hard fight for Rankin softball at national slo-pitch championship in Winnipeg

There was no ultimate victory for softball players from Rankin Inlet who travelled to Winnipeg, Man., for the national slo-pitch championships, but the team came away feeling good. The Juggernauts joined teams from across Canada...

Chilling for a good cause

Nineteen dips in chilly water raised more than $2,000 for youth swimming pool programs and equipment at the end of July. There were just shy of 20 volunteers who waded into the 8C waters of...

Close but no banner this time

It stands to reason that if you spend a pile of money on getting to a tournament, you want to win it. In the case of the Kugluktuk High School Grizzlies, just being there in...

Andy Attagutalukutuk reigns supreme again

The word dynasty is thrown out in the sports world like candy but it's the perfect word to use when it comes to Andy Attagutalukutuk. The Iglulik musher is once again champion of the Nunavut...

Two-peat in Iqaluit for Rankin

Rankin Inlet's Canadrill Red Wings fought their way back from a three-goal deficit to defeat the Iqaluit A team 4-3 and claim the 2017 Toonik Tyme senior men's hockey championship in Iqaluit earlier this...

Fishing derby set to go

If Rankin Inlet has hockey as its big community deal, Arviat's big community deal is right around the corner. The excitement is building for what many regard as the most popular community event of the...

Hockey’s holy grail heads to Nunavut

The Stanley Cup playoffs are happening right now and one lucky team will get to lift the biggest prize the sport has to offer in June. In the meantime, hockey's holy grail is on a...