Monarchs Look To Kick Into High Gear With Playoffs Looming

Aug 12, 2019 | 4:41pm

For the sixth straight year, the Fort McMurray Monarchs are playoff-bound. The Monarchs capped off their regular season this weekend with a big 16-8 victory over the winless Airdrie Irish – improving their record to 3-and-5 on the campaign. Head Coach Kevin Garbuio tells Mix News it’s been nice to see the team grow throughout the season. […]

Monarchs Soar Past Fighter Jets, Improve to 2-4

Jul 22, 2019 | 3:02pm

The struggle is over for the Fort McMurray Monarchs. On Saturday, the Monarchs snapped a 3-game losing skid by topping the league’s best squad in the Cold Lake Fighter Jets – by a score of 14-11 in their final home game of the regular season. That improves them to 2-and-4 on the campaign. Head Coach […]

Monarchs Struggle To Find Footing Versus Bucs, Fall To 1-4

Jul 9, 2019 | 3:16pm

The Fort McMurray Monarchs can’t seem to catch a break. The Monarchs fell to the Central Alberta Buccaneers 34-27 over the weekend – to drop to 1-and-4 on the campaign. Head Coach Kevin Garbuio tells Mix News the loss simply came down to a lack of execution. “We just weren’t executing early on in the game,” […]

Monarchs Look To Right The Ship As Season Enters Second Half

Jun 24, 2019 | 4:41pm

The Fort McMurray Monarchs find themselves in a hole at the halfway point of the 2019 season. The Monarchs now sit at 1-3, following a tough 42-31 loss to the visiting Calgary Wolfpack this past weekend. With the loss – the team sits in 4th place in the AFL standings. Head Coach Kevin Garbuio tells […]

Monarchs Quiet As Fighter Jets Take Flight

Jun 17, 2019 | 1:00pm

There are some games you just want to forget. That was the mentality for the Fort McMurray Monarchs – following a 49-0 defeat at the hands of the Cold Lake Fighter Jets on Saturday… their worst loss in franchise history. The loss drops the Monarchs to 1-2 on the season. Despite the loss, Head Coach […]

Monarchs Drop Opener For The First Time In Franchise History

Jun 3, 2019 | 3:25pm

The Fort McMurray Monarchs stumbled out of the gate to start the 2019 season. For the first time in the team’s history – the Monarchs fell in their season opening contest on Saturday – losing to the Central Alberta Buccaneers by a score of 38-28. Monarchs Head Coach Kevin Garbuio tells Mix News despite the […]