Monday , 20 September 2021

Doug Bassett

As Elk Point's resident sportshound, Doug Bassett has been actively involved in the local sports scene for over 30 years. He's been writing sports reports on local amateur sports starts for 20 years. Down-to-earth honest sports reporting, Doug will bring you updates on the sports that matter the most; your kids! Known for giving every kid on the team a unique nickname and highlighting their attributes, Doug will make sure you're up-to-date with scores, games, and locker room antics!

SPORTSHOUND: Meet your U15 AA Braves

The Bonnyville Braves U15 finished the regular season in third place of Tier 2 and are heading to Sherwood Park this weekend for the finals.   With 6 tiers and a total of 42 teams in AA this year, this is something all the players and coaches should be proud of.  …

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SPORTSHOUND: Meet the U18 AA Bonnyville Braves

Introducing the U18 AA Bonnyville Braves. The Braves are headed to Provincials this upcoming weekend in Castor, AB. I would like to take this opportunity to congratulate all the player and coaches on their outstanding season and wish them the best of luck at Provincials. I would also like to …

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U13 AA Braves win Provincial Gold

There’s Joy in Mudville. The U13 AA Bonnyville Braves prayed for rain all summer long and the only day that their prayers were answered, they wished it would have stayed away. That was on this past Sunday when the Braves baseball team would host Tier #4 Provincial finals. Not wind, …

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SPORTSHOUND: First in Class

The Bonnyville U 18 AA Braves were on the road again on the weekend of the 14th in Lacombe to play their final three game series  of the round robin seeding. This was the first time this season that they played against the Calgary Bucks and it was not one …

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SPORTSHOUND: The Final Countdown

As it has been for months, it was another wicked hot weekend this past weekend when the U15 AA Bonnyville Braves hosted the Tier 2 provincial round robin against Sherwood Park Gold, Coronation Royals and the Red Deer Braves. Getting the call , Reiker Neumier was the starting pitcher in …

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SPORTSHOUND: Reality Check

The U 15 AA Bonnyville Braves have had their way with most teams that they played so far this year. In fact winning a good share of their games by the 10 run mercy rule. Life was good. But now it’s time to pull up their socks. Baseball Alberta has …

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SPORTHOUND: Two out of Three Ain’t bad

The U18 AA Bonnyville Braves were in Callingwood this past weekend playing ball on another smoking hot weekend. On top of that they  had back to back games Saturday and no time to cool off. But maybe that’s a good thing, these guys have been as hot as a firecracker …

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SPORTSHOUND: Around the Horn

The  U15 AA  Braves were in Sherwood park for the final weekend before final tiering. The hopes were to play well again and be moved up for some more competitive games for August. And the Braves did not disappoint. The boys came out flying playing one of the stronger teams …

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