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  • Kings drop decision in Lethbridge despite Elphick's strong effort
    October 20, 2018
    The Kings had a strong start and after opening the scoring, the Kodiaks scored three consecutive goals to earn a 3 - 1 home win in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men's Soccer action.
  • Queens bring home the win for cancer at Pink in the Rink
    October 20, 2018
    The Red Deer College Queens Hockey team always plays with a sense of purpose, but on Saturday night, that passion and determination took on a distinct meaning when the team hosted its third annual Pink in the Rink fundraiser, in support of the Alberta Cancer Foundation, the official fundraising partner of all 17 cancer centres in Alberta, including the Central Alberta Cancer Centre in Red Deer.
  • RDC Kings clip Briercrest College in four sets
    October 20, 2018
    After the Briercrest College Clippers took the first set, the RDC Kings created some momentum with strong play and won the next three sets to cap off a four set victory (25 - 27, 25 - 20, 25 - 12 and 25 - 15) in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men's Volleyball South Division action.
  • Queens and Kodiaks play to scoreless draw in Lethbridge
    October 20, 2018
    In the second last game of the regular season, the Red Deer College Queens and Lethbridge College Kodiaks played effective defence, playing to a 0 - 0 draw in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Women's Soccer South Division action.
  • Domoney solid in Queens' battle against Clippers
    October 20, 2018
    In a Saturday afternoon rematch, the RDC Queens were even with the Briercrest College Clippers after two sets but then the Clippers edged the Queens by only a pair of points in each of the final two sets. Briercrest College picked up a four set home win (25 - 13, 16 - 25, 25 - 23 and 26 - 24) in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Women's Volleyball South Division action.
  • Fathers leads offence in Saskatchewan
    October 19, 2018
    With no more than five points difference betweeen the host Briercrest College Clippers and the RDC Kings in any set, the Clippers picked up a four set win (25 - 20, 20 - 25, 25 - 22 and 25 - 22) in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men's Volleyball action. Regan Fathers was an offensive force, totaling 17 kills, 3 service aces and 1 dig for the Kings.
  • Dawe and Queens push Clippers in Saskatchewan
    October 19, 2018
    After the Briercrest College Clippers had a two set lead, the Queens pushed back in an attempt to even the match but the Clippers picked up a four set win (25 - 21, 25 - 17, 19 - 25, 25 - 23) in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Women's Volleyball action.
  • Bakker and Kings cruise past Broncos in home opener
    October 19, 2018
    The RDC Kings kicked off their home opener in style at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre. Outscoring the Olds College Broncos in each half, the Kings rolled to a 93 - 77 victory in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men's Basketball action.
  • Butler and Kings down Lightning, remain unbeaten
    October 19, 2018
    There were several swings in momentum at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre, but with the help of a hat trick from all-star defenceman Tanner Butler, the Red Deer College Kings defeated the Concordia University Thunder 6 - 4 to remain unbeaten on the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) season.
  • Broncs over Queens at Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre
    October 19, 2018
    As the RDC Queens Basketball team played their first game of the season at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre, the Queens improved as the game progressed, winning the third quarter, but the Broncos eventually picked up a 73 – 54 win.
  • Queens lock up gold at golf national championships
    October 19, 2018
    As the best collegiate golfers from across Canada completed their final round at Desert Blume Golf Club, the Red Deer College Queens stood atop the leaderboard and were named the 2018 Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Women's Golf National Champions, receiving gold medals. The RDC Queens progressivley improved each day over the four days of competition, with the lowest two scores counting 149 on Friday. This was six strokes better than the second place Medicine Hat College Rattlers (155). Over four rounds, the RDC Queens (625) sealed top spot by 16 strokes over the Rattlers (641). The UBC Okanagan Heat claimed national bronze (666). The Kings finished in 9th as a group.
  • Broncos shade Queens in Olds
    October 18, 2018
    As the Olds College Broncos hosted their Pink in the Rink event on Thursday evening, the Queens held a 2 – 1 lead in the second period but the Broncos stormed back to earn a 3 – 2 home win in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Women's Hockey action.
  • Queens increase lead as many RDC golfers improve on day three at nationals
    October 18, 2018
    The RDC Queens Golf team has been more than comfortable at Desert Blume Golf Club. On day three at the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Golf National Championships, the Queens honed their game even more and grew their lead over the host Medicine Hat College Rattlers by another seven strokes, holding top spot. The Kings also improved and remain in 9th.
  • Queens remain on top after day two at Desert Blume Golf Club
    October 17, 2018
    fter a 40-minute frost delay on day two at the 2018 Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Golf National Championships, temperatures eventually rose to 22 degrees and there were many significant performances at Desert Blume Golf Club. The RDC Queens had another strong day on the course and impressively remain atop the leaderboard after the top two Queens collectively shaved off four strokes from Tuesday (160). 
  • Queens sit in first at golf nationals after day one
    October 16, 2018
    The first round at the 2018 Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Golf National Championships wrapped up Tuesday at Desert Blume Golf Club and the RDC Queens sit in top spot with a strong collective effort. The Kings sit in ninth spot with Darin Bertschi recording the lowest score. The Queens had a consistent performance on the course to kick off the national event. Shaye Leidenius led the way for the Queens after firing a 79, four strokes back of the leader Emily Romancew, of the John Abbott Islanders (75).
  • This week in RDC Athletics
    October 15, 2018
    This week, the RDC Queens & Kings Golf teams will compete at the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Golf National Championships in Medicine Hat. The Hockey Queens will face-off against the Olds College Broncos in a pair of games, including a special Pink in the Rink event this Saturday at home. Both basketball teams will entertain the Olds College Broncos in their home openers. The RDC Kings Hockey team will play a home-and-home series against the Concordia University Thunder. The Queens & Kings Volleyball squads will travel to Saskatchewan to take on the Briercrest College Clippers, and both soccer teams will wrap up the regular season on the road with a pair of games remaining in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) competition.
  • Suhalj's strike propels Kings to postseason
    October 14, 2018
    It was a back-and-forth gritty game between the RDC Kings and visiting Olds College Broncos on Sunday afternoon at the RDC Main Field. After the teams were tied, RDC's Antonio Suhalj scored with about nine minutes remaining to give the Kings an important 3 - 2 decision in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men's Soccer South Division action.
  • Queens finish regular season home schedule on Wright note
    October 14, 2018
    After a slow start Sunday afternoon, the Red Deer College Queens played better as the game developed against the Olds College Broncos. In their final regular season home game, the teams entered the half even but Teryn Wright and the Queens persevered to earn a 2 - 1 victory and three points in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Women's Soccer standings.
  • Chase Thudium helps Kings ice Vikings
    October 13, 2018
    The RDC Kings have gone about their business this season in a composed and focused manner, and that mindset has paid off. In back-to-back games on the road, the Kings stuck to the game plan and played their brand of hockey, defeating the University of Alberta Augustana Vikings 4 - 3 in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men's Hockey.
  • Queens earn first, Kings place second at Grand Prix #5
    October 13, 2018
    In the final Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Running Room Grand Prix before the championship, the Red Deer College Cross Country Running team proved that they will be serious contenders for ACAC medals on Saturday, October 27. The RDC Queens finished first and the Kings earned second spot at Running Room Grand Prix #5, hosted by the University of Alberta Augustana Vikings.
  • Kings have strong effort against Trojans
    October 13, 2018
    The RDC Kings showed a lot of heart Saturday afternoon against the division leading SAIT Trojans. After trailing by a goal, the Kings tied the contest but the Trojans eventually picked up a 3 - 1 win in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference Men's Soccer action.
  • Kings and Kodiaks go the distance again at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre
    October 13, 2018
    Saturday afternoon's rematch between the RDC Kings and Lethbridge College Kodiaks had several similarities to the game on Friday. In another close match at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre, the Kings captured a two set to one lead (25 - 19, 21 - 25 and 25 - 14) and then the Kodiaks took the final two sets (25 - 22 and 15 - 11) to earn back-to-back wins in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men's Volleyball competition.
  • Bloeman and Queens sweep Kodiaks in rematch
    October 13, 2018
    It was a different day and a different result. After a four set loss on Friday, the RDC Queens responded handsomely and swept the Lethbridge College Kodiaks in straight sets (25 - 18, 25 - 10 and 25 - 12) Saturday afternoon at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Women's Volleyball South Division action.
  • Gill strong despite Queens' setback against Trojans
    October 13, 2018
    In a battle between the top two teams in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Women’s Soccer South Division, the RDC Queens captured an early lead and competed hard against the SAIT Trojans but couldn’t topple the first place club.
  • Dylan Thudium helps lead Kings over Vikings in Camrose
    October 12, 2018
    The Red Deer College Kings continue to roll. Six different Kings lit the lamp against the University of Alberta Augustana Vikings and the Red Deer College Kings recorded a 6 - 3 road victory for their third win in a row in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men's Hockey. 
  • Klassen shines as Kings drop road decision against Lions
    October 12, 2018
    In their season opener, the RDC Kings trailed by 11 points at the half and despite outscoring the Ambrose University Lions in the final two quarters they couldn't pull out the road victory. The Lions went on to win 85 - 83 in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men's Basketball South Division action.
  • Lions over Queens in Calgary
    October 12, 2018
    The RDC Queens Basketball team saved their best for last against the Ambrose University Lions but it wasn't quite enough as they dropped a 97 - 78 decision in their season opener. Using the energy from the home crowd, the Lions led 44 - 32 at the half. Over two quarters, Paige Schultz had 6 points for RDC. Ambrose University's Caitlyn Hetrick recorded 10 points, 3 assists and 4 rebounds. In a close second half, Ambrose University outscored RDC 53 - 46 and completed a 97 - 78 home win. 
  • Despite strong play from Martin, Kodiaks shade Kings in five sets
    October 12, 2018
    In the opening match of the season, the RDC Kings and Lethbridge College Kodiaks were both pushed to the limit at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre. The Red Deer Kings had a lead over the Lethbridge College Kodiaks but couldn't close it out. With a lineup of veterans and first-year student-athletes, the Kings were up two sets to one but dropped a five set decision to the visiting Kodiaks. 
  • Kodiaks over Queens at Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre
    October 12, 2018
    In the home opener at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre, the RDC Queens trailed the Lethbridge College Kodiaks by two sets and tried to climb back into the match. The Queens won the third set but inconsistencies prevented a full comeback and the Kodiaks picked up a four set road victory.
  • This week in RDC Athletics
    October 09, 2018
    This week, the RDC Queens & Kings Volleyball teams will open the 2018 - 19 season at home. This Friday, both basketball teams will play their first conference games on the road. The Queens & Kings Soccer teams will host a pair of significant home games. The Kings Hockey team will face-off against the University of Alberta Augustana Vikings on the road, and the RDC Cross Country Running team will compete in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Running Room Grand Prix #5.
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