Athletics News

  • Solid Queens' road effort can't solve Trojans goalkeeper
    October 16, 2019
    Not much separated the SAIT Trojans and Red Deer College Queens Wednesday afternoon. While shots on goal were close, the Trojans were able to capitalize on their opportunities. The home team scored a goal in each half, earning a 2-0 win in ACAC regular season action.
  • Trojans take home game over Kings
    October 16, 2019
    The SAIT Trojans connected four times in the opening half and added a pair over the final 45 minutes, finalizing a 6-0 home win over the visiting Red Deer College Kings in ACAC regular season action.
  • RDC Cross Country Running team's Oregon adventure
    October 16, 2019
    The RDC Cross Country team geared up for a trip to the United States for the 45th Willamette Invitational race in Salem, Oregon on October 5, 2019. This exciting trip started in Portland once we arrived at Panera Bread, a first for a few of our athletes!  
  • This week in RDC Athletics
    October 15, 2019
    The Red Deer College Soccer teams will wrap up the regular season with three important games. The Kings and Queens Basketball teams will begin the season against the Olds College Broncos at home. The Hockey Kings will compete against the University of Alberta Augustana Vikings in a home-and-home series. The RDC Kings & Queens Volleyball teams will play the Briercrest College Clippers on the road in ACAC regular season action.
  • Kings Neto shines despite road setback against Broncos
    October 13, 2019
    The Olds College Broncos jumped out to 4-0 lead over the RDC Kings in the opening half and despite a couple of goals from Pedro Humberto Mourao Neto, the Kings couldn't fully overcome the deficit. The Broncos solidified a 5-2 home win in ACAC regular season action. Gabriel Martins Fonseca was the Kings Player-of-the-Game.
  • Rodney and Broncos take home decision over Queens
    October 13, 2019
    Olds College Broncos second-year forward Felicia Rodney was on a roll Sunday afternoon against the visiting Red Deer College Queens Soccer team. The Sports Management student tied an Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) record, striking seven times and the Broncos picked up an 8-1 win over the Queens in ACAC Women's Soccer regular season action.
  • RDC Cross Country wins team trophy, Queens second and Kings third at Grand Prix #5
    October 12, 2019
    Despite missing a handful of key student-athletes, the RDC Cross Country Running team continued to perform extremely well at Running Room Grand Prix #5. The Kings and Queens won the team trophy, with the best combined men’s and women’s results among the participating Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) teams. The Queens finished second and the Kings took third.
  • Thudium and Kings down Griffins in rematch
    October 12, 2019
    It was a game of momentum swings. In their home opener, the Red Deer College Kings skated out to a five goal lead, but the MacEwan University Griffins started to chip away. The Griffins scored four consecutive markers, pushing late, but Chase Thudium hit an empty net, solidifying a 6-4 home win in ACAC regular season action.
  • Kings Basketball 2019-20 season preview
    October 12, 2019
    Back wearing a Kings uniform at the guard position are six-foot-five Anthony Harper, who contributed 10.2 points per game a year ago, Cody White, MacGregor Manyluk, Payton Baltzer, Malik Smith and Spencer Klassen, who averaged 25.6 points and finished at the top of ACAC scoring. Red Deer's Klassen was also recognized as a 2018-19 ACAC Men's Basketball South First All-Conference team selection and ACAC Championship Second Team All-Star. Jouvon Edison transferred from Olds College and Tyronn King joinged RDC from the University of New Brunswick. Brett Hochhausen, Joshua Bollers, Cole Wicker are first-year Kings.
  • Queens Basketball 2019-20 season preview
    October 12, 2019
    The 2019-20 Red Deer College Queens Basketball team have a cohesive mix of six returning student-athletes, five transfers and two first-year players. On Saturday, October 19, the Queens will host the Broncos at 6:00 p.m. at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre in the ACAC season opener.
  • Griffins edge Kings in double overtime, RDC earns a point
    October 11, 2019
    After all three games of last season's semi-final between the RDC Kings and MacEwan University Griffins went into extra time, it was no surprise that the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Men's Hockey season opener needed overtime to decide a winner. The Kings held a 2-1 edge in the third period, but the Griffins tied the game with seven minutes remaining. The home team eventually connected in double overtime, picking up a 3-2 decision in ACAC regular season action.
  • Sumaling and Queens win weekend series over visiting Broncos
    October 11, 2019
    Special teams were once again a positive factor for the RDC Queens against the Olds College Broncos. The Queens' power play clicked at 20 per cent efficiency and their penalty kill was successful on all three occasions, helping them dispatch of the visitors 3-2 in ACAC regular season action.
  • Kings Volleyball 2019-20 season preview
    October 11, 2019
    After a Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) silver medal a year ago, the Red Deer College Kings are ready to begin the 2019-20 Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) season. The Kings will meet the Briercrest College Clippers on Friday, October 18 at 8:00 p.m. in Saskatchewan.
  • Queens Volleyball 2019-20 season preview
    October 11, 2019
    After a second place (16-8) regular season finish a year ago, the Red Deer College Queens Volleyball team is ready to being the 2019-20 Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) season on Oct. 18 against the Briercrest College Clippers in Caronport, Saskatchewan.
  • Sutherland and Queens down Broncos on the road
    October 10, 2019
    The Red Deer College Queens had the start to the season that they were looking for. On the strength of two power play markers and a perfect penalty kill, the Queens skated to a 3-2 road decision over the Olds College Broncos in ACAC action.
  • This week in RDC Athletics
    October 07, 2019
    This week the Red Deer College Hockey teams will begin the 2019-20 Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC season). In preseason competition, the Kings and Queens Basketball teams will host the RDC Thanksgiving Classic Tournament. The RDC Volleyball teams will partake in non-conference action and the Red Deer College Cross Country Running team will race in Running Room Grand Prix #5.
  • Hamilton and Kings contain Lions, share first in south standings
    October 06, 2019
    The execution took some time to click for the Red Deer College Kings, but once they got rolling against the visiting Ambrose University Lions, they couldn't be stopped. After a scoreless 45 minutes, the Kings elevated their play, scoring a trio of goals and finalizing a 3-0 home decision in ACAC Men's Soccer regular season competition.
  • Queens cap off strong weekend edging Lions at home
    October 06, 2019
    Saturday's hard fought shutout win against the U of A Augustana Vikings took a lot of energy out of the RDC Queens, but they had enough in the tank to down the Ambrose University Lions 24 hours later.  The RDC Queens had a strong opening half, controlling the play and cashing in on two opportunities against the visiting Ambrose University Lions. As fatigue set in, the Lions pressed in the second half, reducing the gap to one but they couldn't add the equalizer. The Queens finalized a 2-1 home decision in ACAC Women's Soccer action.
  • Coules and Queens take rematch over Vikings
    October 05, 2019
    A week ago, the RDC Queens Soccer team felt it deserved a better fate against the University of Alberta Augustana Vikings in a 3-2 setback. On Saturday afternoon the Queens turned the tables, blanking the Vikings 3-0 in ACAC regular season action.
  • Six different goal scorers help Kings control Vikings
    October 05, 2019
    The RDC Kings' balanced attack was too much for the host University of Alberta Augustana Vikings to handle Saturday afternoon. Six different goal scorers contributed for the visitors, helping the Kings down the Vikings 6-1 in ACAC Men's Soccer action.
  • Kings Hockey 2019-20 season preview
    October 03, 2019
    There is a quiet confidence surrounding the Red Deer College Kings Hockey team as the 2019-20 Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) season approaches. With a veteran roster that features 19 returning student-athletes, Head Coach Trevor Keeper has iced the most experienced group since the Kings returned to ACAC competition in 2013-14. The RDC Kings will open the season on the road against the MacEwan University Griffins on Friday, October 11 at 7:00 p.m. The Kings will play their home opener against the Griffins on Saturday, October 12 at 7:00 p.m. at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre.
  • Queens Hockey 2019-20 season preview
    October 03, 2019
    Queens Hockey Head Coach Kelly Coulter is thrilled about the twelve returning student-athletes and 11 new additions he has assembled for the 2019-20 Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) Women’s Hockey season. The RDC Queens will open the season on Friday, October 10 at 7:00 p.m. against the Broncos in Olds. Then 24 hours later, the Queens will host the Broncos at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre.
  • This week in RDC Athletics
    September 30, 2019
    This week the Red Deer College Soccer teams will play a pair of games in ACAC regular season action. The Kings and Queens Basketball teams will participate in several exhibition games. The RDC Queens Volleyball team will partake in a non-conference tournament and the Red Deer College Cross Country Running team will race in the Willamette Charles Bowles Cross Country Invitational in Oregon.
  • Neto and Kings blank Vikings at home, sit second in the south
    September 29, 2019
    The RDC Kings controlled the game from start to finish against the visiting University of Alberta Augustana Vikings. The Kings struck once in the first half and added a trio of markers in the final 45 minutes, eventually sealing a 4-0 victory over Vikings in ACAC Men's Soccer action.
  • Queens press but fall one short against Vikings
    September 29, 2019
    The RDC Queens came within inches of drawing even with the visiting University of Alberta Augustana Vikings on Sunday afternoon, but they couldn't get the equalizer. The Vikings benefited from an early two goal lead and despite a late push from the RDC Queens, the Vikings picked up a 3-2 decision.
  • Kings capture first, Queens place second at Grand Prix #4
    September 28, 2019
    The snowy course and cool weather conditions weren't ideal, but that didn't stop the Red Deer College Cross Country Running team from having a strong outing at ACAC Running Room Grand Prix #4. The Kings picked up where they left off from Grand Prix #2, their last Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) competition, taking first place as a team. Despite not having the services of 2018-19 All-Conference selection Jill Stewart, the RDC Queens earned second spot as a group. 
  • My passion off the court
    September 25, 2019
    The last few summers I worked in retail and with fitness technology helping customers with their fitness needs. I have always been interested in people oriented work, so this summer I decided to take on a different path for my summer job. I was fortunate enough to become an Indigenous Youth Career Coach for the central Alberta region. I worked with CAREERS: The Next Generation and their mandate is to connect high school students with their potential career paths, setting up students for their best success after graduation.
  • This week in RDC Athletics
    September 23, 2019
    This week the Red Deer College Soccer teams will play the SAIT Trojans in Calgary and the University of Alberta Augustana Vikings at home in Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) competition. The Red Deer College Cross Country Running team will participate in Grand Prix #4 in Calgary. In exhibition action, both RDC Volleyball teams will host the Kings & Queens Volleyball Fall Invitational, which will give fans an early look at the 2019-20 rosters. The Queens Basketball team will play its first non-conference game at the Gary W. Harris Canada Games Centre and the RDC Kings Hockey team will continue its exhibition competition on the road.
  • Fonseca and Kings cage Lions on the road
    September 21, 2019
    The Red Deer College Kings recorded two goals in the opening half and added three in the final 45 minutes, rolling to a 5-0 road victory over the Ambrose University Lions in ACAC Men's Soccer action.
  • Riemer and Queens shutout Lions in Calgary
    September 21, 2019
    Backed by a six save performance by Bachelor of Science Nursing student Alethea Riemer, the Red Deer College Queens stymied the host Ambrose University Lions 3-0 in ACAC Women's Hockey.
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