Athletics News

  • Curling Queens earn win at championships, Hamilton honoured as top coach
    February 23, 2019
    The first day of the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Curling Championships was finalized and the Red Deer College Queens earned a win to begin the weekend, while the Kings and mixed team will look to get into the win column on Saturday. 
  • Klassen's 37 points helps Kings sink Clippers
    February 22, 2019
    On the strength of Spencer Klassen's 37 points and a superb 59 points in the first half, the RDC Kings defeated the Briercrest College Clippers 93-79 on the road. 
  • Queens' energetic rally attempt falls just short in Saskatchewan
    February 22, 2019
    The Red Deer College Queens were within two points (38-40) at the half and the saved their best for last, outscoring the Briercrest College Clippers by 12 in the fourth (23-11), but dropped a close 75-71 road decision.
  • Neufeldt and Queens drop Trojans at ACAC Championship
    February 22, 2019
    After the Red Deer College Queens dropped the opening set (25-20) to the SAIT Trojans, they persisted and rattled off three consecutive set victories (25-23, 25-22 and 25-19) to earn the win on the second day at the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Women's Volleyball Championship. 
  • RDC Kings respond and clip Briercrest College at ACAC Championship
    February 22, 2019
    On the second day of the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men’s Volleyball Championship, the Briercrest College Clippers captured the first set (25-15) but the RDC Kings roared back, taking the next three sets (25-19, 25-20 and 29-27) to win the match.
  • RDC Kings and community of Sylvan Lake win
    February 22, 2019
    There was a lot of excitement at Sylvan Lake's NexSource Centre Friday afternoon as the RDC Kings hosted the MacEwan University Griffins, in a charity game which supported Sylvan Lake Community Partners Association (CPA). Backed by the solid goaltending of Arik Weersink, the Kings shutout the defending ACAC champions 3-0.
  • Augustana takes four set decision over RDC at ACAC Championship
    February 21, 2019
    After the University of Alberta Augustana Vikings captured the first two sets (25-21, 25-16), the Red Deer College Queens tried to climb back into the match (25-16) but eventually dropped a four set decision (26-28), in the first match at the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Women's Volleyball Championship.
  • Vikings shade Kings to open ACAC Championship
    February 21, 2019
    In the opening match of the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men's Volleyball Championship, the Red Deer College Kings started well, winning the first two sets (25-23, 25-23) but the University of Alberta Augustana Vikings came on, taking the next three sets (25-21, 25-19 and 15-12) to pick up the five set decision. 
  • Fathers and DeWit celebrated at ACAC Men's Volleyball Awards
    February 20, 2019
    Regan Fathers and Mark DeWit of the Red Deer College Kings were recognized at the 2019 Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men’s Volleyball Award Presentations on Wednesday evening at Shaw Theatre in Edmonton.
  • Holmes, Domoney and Wandler recognized at 2019 ACAC Women’s Volleyball Awards
    February 20, 2019
    Student-athletes Emma Holmes and Kaylee Domoney, along with RDC Queens Volleyball Head Coach Chris were honoured at the 2019 Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Women’s Volleyball Banquet & Award Presentations on Wednesday evening at Canyon Meadows Golf & Country Club in Calgary.
  • This week in RDC Athletics
    February 19, 2019
    This week, the Kings and Queens Volleyball teams will compete in the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Volleyball Championships. All three RDC Curling teams will compete in the ACAC Curling Championships in Olds. In a make-up game, the Hockey Kings will host the MacEwan University Griffins in Sylvan Lake and both basketball squads will challenge the Briercrest College Clippers in Saskatchewan.
  • ACAC Men's Volleyball Championship preview
    February 19, 2019
    The Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men's Volleyball Championship is only days away and the RDC Kings finished the regular season on an incredible roll. In their past 17 matches, the RDC Kings went 15-2 in ACAC action, and 3-1 at their Christmas Tournament against some of the top teams from across Canada.
  • ACAC Women's Volleyball Championship preview
    February 19, 2019
    The RDC Queens (16-8) will open the ACAC Women's Volleyball Championship against the University of Alberta Augustana Vikings (14-10) on Thursday, February 21 at 1:00 p.m. The Queens wrapped up second place in the south with 32 points. The Vikings placed third in the north with 28. In their past ten matches, the Queens have won eight and the Vikings picked up six decisions. The Red Deer College Queens will enter the championship weekend as one of the hottest teams in the league, winning six consecutive matches and 15 of their past 18.
  • ACAC Curling Championships preview
    February 19, 2019
    Using the combined results from the Fall and Winter Regionals, the Red Deer College Kings (7-5), Queens (7-5) and RDC Mixed Curling team (5-5) all placed in the top four, which qualified all three teams for the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Championships at the Olds Curling Club. Both the Kings and Queens finished third in their respective divisions and the mixed team captured the final playoff spot. 
  • Epic second half helps Kings rally past Lions
    February 16, 2019
    After a slower start, the Red Deer College Kings shifted into another gear in the second half and defeated the Ambrose University Lions 91-88 in ACAC Men's Basketball action.
  • Garcia-Bernal and Queens cage Lions in Calgary
    February 16, 2019
    The RDC Queens trailed by five points in the fourth quarter against the Ambrose University Lions, but it didn’t rattle them. The Queens persisted and took charge in the final quarter, earning a 79-76 road victory.
  • Smith and Kings rout Voyageurs by eight
    February 16, 2019
    Thirteen Red Deer College Kings recorded points and eight players had multiple points, as they rolled over the host Portage College Voyageurs 9-1. 
  • Trojans edge Queens in double overtime
    February 16, 2019
    It was a defensive battle that featured strong goaltending from both teams and the Red Deer College Queens were shaded 2-1 in double overtime by the SAIT Trojans, in a rare Saturday afternoon contest.
  • Baer and Kings roar past Voyageurs
    February 15, 2019
    After the Red Deer College Kings spotted the Portage College Voyageurs a goal, they quickly responded and scored eight consecutive markers en route to a commanding 8-1 road victory in ACAC Me's Hockey action.
  • Germann's clutch performance helps Queens sink Trojans
    February 15, 2019
    Energized by Neisha Germann's hat trick, the Red Deer College Queens struck shorthanded and on the power play, downing the host SAIT Trojans 4-3 in ACAC Women's Hockey action.
  • Full circle with Kings Volleyball
    February 13, 2019
    The names Aaron Schulha and Keith Hansen are synonymous with the winning tradition of Red Deer College Kings Volleyball. As former student-athletes and then coaches, the RDC alumni have both played prominent roles in the Kings’ 13 Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Men’s Volleyball National Championships, the most in the nation.
  • This week in RDC Athletics
    February 11, 2019
    This week, the RDC Basketball teams will play the Ambrose University Lions in Calgary. The Hockey Queens will face-off against the SAIT Trojans in a pair of road games and the Kings will challenge the Portage College Voyageurs twice in Lac La Biche in ACAC action. The RDC Volleyball teams have completed regular season play and will prepare for the ACAC Championships from February 21 to 23. NAIT will host the men’s championship and Ambrose University will welcome the top four women’s teams from both the north and south divisions, to compete for top spot.
  • Fetch's outstanding play guides Queens over Griffins
    February 09, 2019
    The RDC Queens rode the stellar play of Karlee Fetch and defeated the defending Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Women's Hockey Champions, the MacEwan University Griffins, 2-1 at the Downtown Community Arena. 
  • Bakker and Kings finish strong, defeat visiting Broncos
    February 09, 2019
    In his final regular season home game, fifth-year Eric Bakker contributed a double-double, helping the RDC Kings down the Olds College Broncos 92-78 at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre. 
  • Kings score late, fall to visiting Trojans by one
    February 09, 2019
    The RDC Kings made a late charge against the SAIT Trojans, but couldn't score the equalizer, dropping a hard fought 3-2 home decision. 
  • Queens start strong, Thibeaux and Broncos capture game with solid second half
    February 09, 2019
    The Red Deer College Queens had an energetic start at home, but Brittney Thibeaux and the Olds College Broncos came on in the second half, picking up an 80-65 decision.
  • Fathers and Kings continue to trend up, dispatch Kodiaks in four
    February 09, 2019
    The Lethbridge College Kodiaks hadn’t experienced a single defeat this season until the RDC Kings came to town. Now the Kodiaks have dropped back-to-back matches, after the Kings downed the host Kodiaks in four sets (25-23, 22-25, 26-24 and 34-32) on Saturday afternoon.bbb
  • Domoney and Queens execute game plan, drop Kodiaks in straight sets
    February 09, 2019
    The RDC Queens followed their game plan Saturday afternoon and convincingly defeated the Lethbridge College Kodiaks in three sets (25-14, 25-13 and 25-14).
  • Kings dethrone previously undefeated Kodiaks in Lethbridge
    February 08, 2019
    Friday evening, the Red Deer College Kings accomplished what no other Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men's Volleyball team has been able to do this season - defeat the Lethbrige College Kodiaks (23-25, 25-18, 25-22, 23-25 and 15-9). 
  • Kings down Broncos in Olds, stay in playoff hunt
    February 08, 2019
    As every game looms large down the stretch, the Red Deer College Kings hit 48.6 per cent from field and dropped the host Olds College Broncos 88-76, remaining in the hunt for a playoff spot. 
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