The U14B Cochrane Rockies have become the second ringette team this season to win their Big Country Zone 2 banner.

The U14B Rockies downed Indus on Mar. 8 to claim the banner. It follows on the footsteps of a zone championship for the U12B team.The U14B team won the Big Country Zone 2 banner on Friday night against Indus.

The U19B Rockies are off to the provincials in Fort McMurray, Mar. 22-24 after becoming one of the three teams advancing from the south playdown, Mar. 1-2. They'll be joining both the Strathmore Ice and the South Calgary Wild, four teams from the north division and the host team in the provincial tournament.

Last year, the Cochrane A/C Thunder won the silver medal.

The 19A Rockies team placed fifth in the Mar. 1-3 provincials host by Calgary. The South Calgary Blaze won the provincial title by downing Edmonton in the gold medal game, 3-1.

Come Try Ringette for Free

While one ringette season is wrapping up, another is about to start and learning opportunities are on the horizon.

A free Come Try Ringette session on Mar. 30 at the Cochrane Arena. There's a demo game from 1 to 2 p.m., followed by a chance to play and learn with qualified instructors from 2:15 to 3:15 p.m.

Children four and over are welcome, no skating experience is required and ringette sticks and rings are provided. Helmets and gloves are mandatory for participants.

Preregistration is required. You can register at and find the Cochrane ice time under "Events."

Spring 3-on-3 Season

Registrations are now being accepted for the Spring 3-on-3 Season. Now in its 11th year, the season consists of 8 one-hour-long sessions on Sunday afternoons from Apr. 28 - June 23rd (no ice on May Long Weekend).  

You can register at

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