Football Spartans lose on home turf

by Phil Ambroziak Three games into the 2015 season and the Carpenter High School Spartans football team is still looking for its first win. The CHS squad was shutout yet again when they fell 38-0 to the visiting Martensville High School Royals Sept. 25 at Lions Park. “Although it was not reflected on the scoreboard, … Continue reading

Spartans blanked 32-0 in season opener

by Phil Ambroziak After a devastating 32-0 loss to the Kindersley High School Kobras in their first game of the 2015 season Sept. 11, the Carpenter High School Spartans football team is headed back to the drawing board to figure out how to improve on where things went wrong. “We did get to the game … Continue reading

Season ends for CHS football team

Phil Ambroziak Another season has come to a close for the Carpenter High School football Spartans. Meadow Lake was defeated 61-19 by the Melfort Mustangs in a Saskatchewan High Schools Athletic Association (SHSAA) 3A Nine-Man provincial playoff game. The action took place in Melfort Nov. 1. “Melfort is a really good team – they’re solid … Continue reading

Spartans win season opener

by Phil Ambroziak The Carpenter High School (CHS) Spartans football team took the first step toward its goal of another undefeated regular season when the squad downed the visiting Kindersley Kobras in its first game of the season Sept. 12. The contest took place at Lions Park and saw CHS come out on top by … Continue reading

Spartans join SHSAA final four

by Phil Ambroziak The Carpenter High School  Spartans football team is two wins away from this year’s provincial championship. The Meadow Lake squad defeated Nipawin 56-12 in Saskatchewan High Schools Athletic Association (SHSAA) quarterfinal action at Lions Park Oct. 26. As a result of the win, CHS now advances to the semi-finals where they will … Continue reading

Spartans defeat Martensville 73-13

by Phil Ambroziak They’re officially the Northwest 9-Man Football League champions, but – according to Carpenter High School (CHS Spartans head coach Craig Paylor – that doesn’t mean it’s time for his team to start taking things easy. In spite of a big 73-13 win at Lions Park Oct. 10 against the Martensville Royals in … Continue reading

Conditioning begins for Spartans

by Derek Cornet The first day of school is still a week away, but Carpenter High School (CHS) football players in Meadow Lake are already geared up for the upcoming season. Last week, more than a dozen students gathered in Lions Park for the annual CHS football camp. The four-day event was led by Spartan … Continue reading

CHS Spartans win big at home

by Phil Ambroziak The Carpenter High School Spartans football team did not disappoint its fans during the team’s home opener Sept. 21 at Lions Park. The Meadow Lake team was able to secure its second win in as many weeks when CHS defeated the Kindersley Kobras 25-0. “The final result was all right,” remarked CHS … Continue reading

Carpenter High Spartans head to Hoopla

by Phil Ambroziak The Carpenter High School 4A boys basketball team is one step closer to a provincial championship. The team claimed victory recently at the Saskatchewan High Schools Athletic Association (SHSAA) regional competition held in Prince Albert, defeating teams from Melfort Comprehensive High School and the host city’s St. Mary High School. The first … Continue reading

Spartans basketball team heads to regionals

by Phil Ambroziak You win some and you lose some. That was the theme of the day for both the Carpenter High School boys and girls basketball teams March 10 when they competed in their respective Saskatchewan High Schools Athletic Association (SHSAA) conference tournaments. The boys tournament, which was held at CHS, featured four teams … Continue reading