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The South Central Hurricanes capped off their 2016 season with double losses. (File Photo)

Hurricanes end season on losing note

The South Central Hurricanes finished their season on a down note, dropping their final two games of the Winnipeg Women’s Soccer League first division. The Hurricanes lost 7-1 on Aug. 24 against the St James Legends. They lost their final game of the season by a score of 4-0 on Aug. 28 to the Titans.

Richard Remillard and Western Olympian edge False Advertising, driven by Dean Rey, in the Open Aug. 28, 2016, in Miami. (Alexis Stockford/the Morden Times)

Harness racing in Miami

Miami’s track record managed to hold on Aug. 27-28, despite race organizers saying it was the fastest the track has run in recent memory.A sunny, dry weekend saw peak conditions as the Manitoba Great Western Harness Racing circuit pulled in for the second of what will be three back-to-back racing weekends in Miami.“Harness racing went great today,”

Four Barracudas take their mark at the 2016 Summer Swim Championships in Neepawa Aug. 21. (Submitted)

Barracudas, Stingrays and Piranhas cap season

The starting blocks are retired and the champions have been named as the 2016 Summer Swim Championships wrapped up in Neepawa Aug. 21.Racers from Winkler, Manitou and Pilot Mound teams were among those looking to edge out the competition in the final races of the season.Mike Sumner, team manager for the Winkler Barracudas, says six swimmers ended t