Mitch McCaw celebrates the 3-1 goal during the Foothills F.C. vs Lane United at Hellard Field in Calgary on Wednesday, July 15, 2015. The final score was 3-2 for the Foothills. (Photo by Kyle Meller)
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Foothills finish strong

Even though the Foothills F.C. didn’t make the playoffs in their first season at the professional level, the Calgary team walked off the field proud. In the last game of the season the team, who struggled all season to hold a lead, came out with a 3-2 win by surviving …

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Jean-Pierre Rodrigues-Lemos defends the goal during the Foothills F.C. vs. Seattle Sounders U23 at Hellard Field in Calgary on Sunday, June 28, 2015. The final score was 4-0 for Seattle. (Photo by Kyle Meller)
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Focusing on the future for Foothills F.C.

Despite a real kick in the pants on Sunday, the Foothills F.C. have nothing to be ashamed of in their first season in the Premier Development League (PDL). The 4-0 loss came at the hands of the Seattle Sounders U-23 team, who sit above them comfortably now in the third …

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Miguel Romero is hauled down during the Foothills F.C. vs. Washington Crossfire at Hellard Field in Calgary on Thursday, June 18, 2015. The game ended in a 2-2 draw. (Photo by Kyle Meller)
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Different team, same result for Foothills F.C.

With head coach, Tommy Wheeldon Jr., behind the bench after serving his one game suspension the Foothills F.C. produced yet another draw. The result came in the form of a 2-2 match against the Washington Crossfire, who sits behind the Foothills F.C. in the table at Hellard Field on Sunday, …

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Brad Kamden and Matt Grosey shake hands after the Foothills F.C. vs. Kitsap Pumas at Hellard Field in Calgary on Thursday, June 18, 2015. The game ended in a draw, which is the first time Kitsap had lost points all season. (Photo by Kyle Meller)
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Chippy battle ends in draw

Another game, another draw for the Foothills F.C. as the team was held to just one point for the fifth time in six matches. The Foothills F.C. tied the Kitsap Pumas 1-1 at Hellard Field in Calgary on June 18, and unfortunately, the idiom “the one that got away” has …

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Portland Timbers goal keeper Colin Partee blocks a shot by Foothills FC midfielder Mitch Bouche during the game at Hellard Field in Calgary, Alta on Tuesday, June 2, 2015.  (Photo by Brent Calver)
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Foothills FC ties with Timbers

Foothills F.C. took one point with a 1-1 draw from a crucial match against the Portland Timbers U-23 on Tuesday, June 2, but could have definitely used a win. The two teams will square off again on Sunday, June 7, but in the meantime Foothills have to play another game …

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Young players show their support before the Foothills F.C. soccer clubÕs first game at Hellard Field in Calgary, Alta on Sunday, May 17, 2015. This was Calgary's first regular reason Premier Development League (PDL) game. (Photo by Kyle Meller)
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Foothills FC wins its first official game 2-1

After years of hard work getting Calgary Foothills F.C. to a professional level, the club hosted its inaugural Premier Development League (PDL) game on Sunday, May 17, against the Puget Sound Gunners F.C. Everything came together at Hellard Field, from fans to the weather and even the score; the first …

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Online Exclusive: Calgary Foothills WFC wins inaugural game v. Edmonton Green and Gold

Fans turned out for the Calgary Foothills WFC’s inaugural game against the Edmonton Green and Gold on Friday, May 8. They tested their mettle and won out 2-1 despite a strong defense put on by the women from Edmonton, with WFC’s Erica Hindmarsh scoring early in the game, evading the goalkeeper …

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ACAD grad Shyra de Souza uses found objects (mostly from thrift stores) to create interesting three-dimensional pieces of art.  -Mikaela MacKenzie, THE WEAL
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Phantom Limb:

ACAD sculpture grad, Shyra De Souza, questions today’s obsession with consumerism in her art showcase Phantom Limb, on display in the Okotoks Art Gallery. “Everything I do is trying to expose something about consumer culture. [I want to] draw attention to the high level of consumerism that we take part …

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Wednesday’s Wacky Weather

Scenes of fallen trees and other frosty mayhem littered SAIT Polytechnic.

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SAIT culinary program creating a buzz with rooftop beehives

There are currently upwards of one hundred thousand honeybees on the roof of the John Ware building, and there is no need to run screaming in terror. Several pounds of organic honey will be harvested from five rooftop hives throughout the fall for use in the culinary program, after SAIT’s …

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Chali 2Na

Chali 2Na performs in front of a raucous crowd at the Gateway on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013. 2na’s performance was the first of three concerts that took place at the Gateway last week. – Zachary Cormier, The WEAL

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Cross Country Grand Prix II

Megan Paxton of the SAIT Trojans cross country running team rips across the bridge during the second ACAC Cross Country Grand Prix of the season in Confederation Park in Calgary on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013. Paxton finished in fifty-third place, but her team went on to take top place overall. …

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Trojans beat Voyagers in weekend double-header

Michael Tadjdeh (#30) stops a shot by Kyle Lapenskie (#8) as the SAIT Trojans defeat the Portage Voyageurs 5-1 on Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 at SAIT arena. Jenn Sieppert, The WEAL.

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Mardi Gras at the Gate

Addis Regassa, one of the members of the Mardi Gras event, is enjoying the moment inside the Gateway for Mardi Gras on January 31. Taken on Thursday, January 31, 2013. — Leo Aragon, The WEAL

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Gallery: Trojans shut out Griffins 7-0

SAIT Trojans forward Clinton Pettapiece (#10) takes a shot on the MacEwan Griffins net during the third period of gameplay in the SAIT Arena on Friday, January 25, 2013 at 7 p.m. The Trojans shut out the Griffins 7-0. — Jessica Burtnick, The Weal

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Gallery: Trojans double header defeats

SAIT Trojans post Elyssa Sommerfeldt (#12) takes a shot during the last period of Saturday’s game against the Briercrest Clippers. An energetic defense couldn’t save the Clippers, with the Trojans winning 81-33 on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at the SAIT Main Gym. Brent Calver, The Weal

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Gallery: Clippers out-manoeuvre, out-play Trojans 87-71

SAIT Trojans guard Ajay Sihota (#8) shoots for the net. The SAIT Trojans men’s basketball team faced off against the Briercrest Clippers in the SAIT main gym on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at 3 p.m. The Clippers were ahead 46-37 at half time. — Jessica Burtnick, The Weal

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Gallery: Trojans hockey recap

Trojans goaltender Michael Tadjdehl (#30) makes a stop against Adam Johnson (#97) of the Vikings. Tadjdeh stopped 26 shots on his way to his first career shutout as SAIT blanks Augustana 3-0 on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013 at SAIT arena. — Jenn Sieppert, The WEAL.

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