Tuesday , 21 March 2023

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!


How sweet it is baby! The U 11 Avalanche team were drinking champagne from the cup this past Sunday after winning the North East League Tier 3 banner. And not only were they crowned the league gold medal champions; but they did it in their own barn. And that was …

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SPORTSHOUND: Avs advance thanks to teamwork

Tales from the Timebox for February 7, 2023   U15 Avalanche The U15 Avalanche boys were really feeling their oats on the weekend. Or maybe they had spring fever because all three of the games that the boys played were quite rambunctious and a bit festy. One win, one tie, …

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SPORTSHOUND: Gold Medal for Elk Point U15 Avalanche

Tales from the Timebox for January 31, 2023   This is what a little confidence can do for you. A team that barely got off the ground in October and November is now rolling down the highway. The U15 team had a great weekend playing in a tournament in Tofield, …

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SPORTSHOUND: Weekend Roundup

Tales from the Timebox for January 17, 2023   U11 Avalanche Even though the Elk Point Avalanche U11 team had to cancel their home tournament this past weekend due to a lack of teams interested, but they still managed to pick up an exhibition game against Lloydminster on Saturday. And …

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SPORTSHOUND: Two out of three ain’t bad

Tales from the Timebox for January 10, 2023 Most of the Elk Point Avalanche teams hit the ice this past weekend, but the majority of them were still suffering from the effects of the long Christmas break and didn’t perform that well. Although that isn’t a very good excuse because …

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SPORTSHOUND: Pack the Barn

Tales from the Timebox for December 13, 2022   I wish I had five dollars for every car and pickup truck parked at the A.G. Ross arena on Saturday. I could be a rich man or even a good fundraiser for the new ice plant. The parking lot was jam-packed …

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