Todd Lewis

Pirates lose championship game

The Central Alberta Buccaneers 2016 season has come to an end with a 32-23 loss against the Fort McMurray Monarchs.

Josh Blanchard of the Buccaneers captures a touchdown pass during the Central Alberta squad’s game against St. Albert Stars on Saturday

Pirates go to championship game undefeated

The Central Alberta Buccaneers, for the first time in franchise history, are going to the AFL Championship.

Josh Blanchard of the Buccaneers captures a touchdown pass during the Central Alberta squad’s game against St. Albert Stars on Saturday
Three Buccaneers players tackle a West Edmonton Raiders player Saturday

Undefeated Bucs rest before semi-finals

Bucs undefeated in regular season, setting sights on championship.

Three Buccaneers players tackle a West Edmonton Raiders player Saturday
Ian Keetch of the Buccaneers brings down the runningback of the Airdrie Irish during their game in Lacombe on Saturday

Pirates eye first undefeated finish to regular season

Buccaneers win at home and raise funds for breast cancer research.

Ian Keetch of the Buccaneers brings down the runningback of the Airdrie Irish during their game in Lacombe on Saturday
Buccaneers defence brings down the Gator running back in their road game in Calgary on Saturday

Pirates sit on top

The Central Alberta Buccaneers have secured first place in the AFL with a victory over the Calgary Gators.

Buccaneers defence brings down the Gator running back in their road game in Calgary on Saturday
Buccaneers preparing to launch yet another attack on Wolfpack during their weekend game in Calgary.

Buccaneers celebrate major victory

Area senior mens football club clobbers rival 79-0

Buccaneers preparing to launch yet another attack on Wolfpack during their weekend game in Calgary.
Buccaneers quarterback Brandon Leyh finds a hole in Vandals’ defense line up in their regular league game over the weekend. Pirates won 65-3.

Buccaneers set their sights on provincial title

Buccaneers defeat Lloydminster Vandals with strong win. Tied for first in league.

Buccaneers quarterback Brandon Leyh finds a hole in Vandals’ defense line up in their regular league game over the weekend. Pirates won 65-3.

Junior Broncs hopeful for next football season

Junior Broncs football program sees a positive outlook for next season.

Buccaneers set sights on championship trophies

The Central Alberta Buccaneers are busily preparing for their upcoming 2016 season.

Bucs end season with the semifinals

Bucs lose to Monarchs in semi-finals matchup on August 29.

Bucs reach semi finals

The Central Alberta Buccaneers entered the first round of the playoffs when they kicked off against the Edmonton Stallions.

#41 Cody Baird of Buccaneers makes tackle on an Irish runningback.

Buccaneers end season with win

The Central Alberta Buccaneers kicked off in Airdrie against the 2015 the Irish, in the last week of regular season AFL play.

#41 Cody Baird of Buccaneers makes tackle on an Irish runningback.

Buccaneers prevail in the race for third place

Buccaneers prevail in the race for third place - by Todd Lewis

Bucs win in landslide

On July 11, Central Alberta Buccaneers (3-1) kicked off against the Lloydminster Vandals.

Matt Merkely carries the ball down field and helps the Bucs gain yardage.

Convincing win gives Bucs second place in AFL

The Central Alberta Buccaneers secured second place in the AFL as well as a playoffs bye and semifinals home game when they triumphed

Matt Merkely carries the ball down field and helps the Bucs gain yardage.
Fullback Dylan Vanier of the Buccaneers rumbles past Wolfpack defenders July 6.

Bucs finally plunder the Wolfpack, 34-28

The Central Alberta Buccaneers battled their way to a win over the Calgary Wolfpack July 6 for the first time in 12 years.

Fullback Dylan Vanier of the Buccaneers rumbles past Wolfpack defenders July 6.
Mike Clarkson lays a licking on the Vandals QB.

Bucs force the Vandals to walk the plank

The Central Alberta Buccaneers have improved their record to 2-0 after overwhelming the Lloydminster Vandals, 62-7.

Mike Clarkson lays a licking on the Vandals QB.
Quarterback Byron Stearns peers readies himself behind the offensive lineman before sending the ball down the field.

Bucs trump Edmonton rivals in season kickoff

The Central Alberta Buccaneers kicked off their regular season June 1, defeating their longtime rivals, the Edmonton Stallions, 34-7.

Quarterback Byron Stearns peers readies himself behind the offensive lineman before sending the ball down the field.

Alberta and Quebec are different, yet still similar

Even Alberta economists need to get out of their home province and stomp around the rest of the country now and then.

What future for loonie?

What’s the forecast for the Canadian dollar in the second half of 2012?