Ponoka Stampeders

Stamps’ Jordan Sears shoots against the Red Deer Vipers goalie Dec. 13 at home. The Stamps lost to the Vipers 9-3, who are first in the standings.                                Photo by Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye

Two wins one loss for Ponoka Stampeders busy week

Stamps play at home this Saturday, Dec. 23

Stamps’ Jordan Sears shoots against the Red Deer Vipers goalie Dec. 13 at home. The Stamps lost to the Vipers 9-3, who are first in the standings.                                Photo by Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye
Stampeders’ Brandon Brockerville collides with the Stettler goalie Nov. 15. The hit cost him a two minute penalty but the Stamps won 6-4. Photo by Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye

Ponoka Stampeders win at home against Stettler

At one Team readies itself for a two-week break in November

Stampeders’ Brandon Brockerville collides with the Stettler goalie Nov. 15. The hit cost him a two minute penalty but the Stamps won 6-4. Photo by Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye
The Ponoka Stampeders celebrated Nov. 12 after defeating the Coaldale Copperheads 4-2 at home. This gave the team a much-needed boost. Photo by Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye

Ponoka Stampeders take a win at home

The Stampeders defeated the Coaldale Copperheads 4-2

The Ponoka Stampeders celebrated Nov. 12 after defeating the Coaldale Copperheads 4-2 at home. This gave the team a much-needed boost. Photo by Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye
Brayden Klessens looks for an open Stampeders player hoping to gain a point against the High River Flyers Oct. 8. The Stamps lost 5-4 in overtime.                                Photo by Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye

Overtime loss for Ponoka Stampeders on Thanksgiving weekend

Despite a small roster the team held their own against the High River Flyers

Brayden Klessens looks for an open Stampeders player hoping to gain a point against the High River Flyers Oct. 8. The Stamps lost 5-4 in overtime.                                Photo by Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye
Stamps’ goaltender Alex Mercer stands his ground to make stop in the second period as three teammates swarm to the front of the goal. Photo by Jordie Dwyer

Answers needed soon for winless Stamps

Ponoka Stampeders sit without a win in four games, haven’t scored in their last three

Stamps’ goaltender Alex Mercer stands his ground to make stop in the second period as three teammates swarm to the front of the goal. Photo by Jordie Dwyer
Stamps’ Braeden Klessens puts the pressure on a Red Deer Vipers players Sept. 24 during the Stampeders home opener.

Ponoka Stampeders fall on early season penalty woes

Jr. B hockey club opens new season with pair of losses amid penalty parade

Stamps’ Braeden Klessens puts the pressure on a Red Deer Vipers players Sept. 24 during the Stampeders home opener.
Stamps Phoenix Swampy battles with a Stettler player behind the Ponoka net, while teammate Jordan Sears attempts to help out during first period action Sept. 16. Photo by Jordie Dwyer

Stamps set to kick out the starting gate

Ponoka’s junior hockey club hoping for different results this season

Stamps Phoenix Swampy battles with a Stettler player behind the Ponoka net, while teammate Jordan Sears attempts to help out during first period action Sept. 16. Photo by Jordie Dwyer
Stamps’ Jordan Sears looks for an opening behind the net Sept. 9 against Leduc. The Stamps won their first pre-season game 6-2 against Leduc. Photo by Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye

Ponoka Stampeders bring one win and one loss in pre season weekend

The Ponoka hockey team won their home pre season game 6-2 against Leduc

Stamps’ Jordan Sears looks for an opening behind the net Sept. 9 against Leduc. The Stamps won their first pre-season game 6-2 against Leduc. Photo by Jeffrey Heyden-Kaye
Matt Williams was hired as the new head coach and general manager of the Ponoka Stampeders last month and is already changing things up.

New head coach to bring change to Ponoka Stampeders

The Ponoka Stampeders are seeing a wholesale change with the hiring of new head coach and manager.

Matt Williams was hired as the new head coach and general manager of the Ponoka Stampeders last month and is already changing things up.
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Ponoka Stampeders season comes to a close

It was a second straight two-and-out playoff exit for the Ponoka Stampeders.

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Stamps Brendan Scott (10) and Austin Ancion (24) celebrate this powerplay goal after Scott banged home a rebound to make the score 3-2 Red Deer in the third

Stampeders playoff bound, though on a limp

For the second straight year, the Ponoka Stampeders are heading to the playoffs.

Stamps Brendan Scott (10) and Austin Ancion (24) celebrate this powerplay goal after Scott banged home a rebound to make the score 3-2 Red Deer in the third
Ponoka Stampeders’ Walker Guthrie skates past his teammates Dec. 30 at Stettler where Ponoka won 10-6. The win gave the Stampeders a record of 8-17-3 with a total of 19 points.

Ponoka Stampeders head to New Year with a win

Ponoka’s junior B Stampeders closed out the season with a win against Stettler Lightning setting them up on a high note for 2017.

Ponoka Stampeders’ Walker Guthrie skates past his teammates Dec. 30 at Stettler where Ponoka won 10-6. The win gave the Stampeders a record of 8-17-3 with a total of 19 points.
Ponoka Stampeders players gather up the toques

Thunder rolls over Stampeders

Ponoka junior club hoping break with lead to turnaround in fortunes

Ponoka Stampeders players gather up the toques

Stampeders home opener this Saturday

There is some good news on the horizon for the Ponoka Stampeders.

Powerplays shoot down Stampeders

It wasn’t the kind of parade the Ponoka Stampeders wanted to be party to and it cost them.

Ponoka Stampeders ready for new challenge

Following up on their first playoff appearance in a decade, the Ponoka Stampeders are ready to buck out of the chute this season.

Ponoka captain Cody Lemon (#21) bursts in all alone on the Red Deer goal

Stampeders make quick playoff exit

Season comes to an abrupt end after scoring just once against Red Deer

Ponoka captain Cody Lemon (#21) bursts in all alone on the Red Deer goal
Stampeders' goalie Zeke Leuck keeps his eye on the puck Wednesday

League rules may hurt Stampeders’ chance at playoffs

Chances for a playoff spot look even dimmer for the Stampeders after a technicality rule in the league favours Stettler for two points.

Stampeders' goalie Zeke Leuck keeps his eye on the puck Wednesday
Stampeders Mik Doell and Nate Higgins watch the puck hit the back of the net with about seven minutes left in the second period giving the home town squad a 6-2 advantage

Stampeders win and lose over the weekend

Ponoka Jr. B club split weekend games, still can reach playoffs

Stampeders Mik Doell and Nate Higgins watch the puck hit the back of the net with about seven minutes left in the second period giving the home town squad a 6-2 advantage
Stampeders Nate Higgins tries to sneak the puck past the Red Deer goaltender following a scramble midway through the second period in what ended up as a disappointing 5-1 loss at home on Wednesday

Stampeders losing skid continues

Another disappointing effort isn’t what was needed heading into a lengthy break.

Stampeders Nate Higgins tries to sneak the puck past the Red Deer goaltender following a scramble midway through the second period in what ended up as a disappointing 5-1 loss at home on Wednesday