Disappointing news out of the local football scene ...
For the first time in 10 years, Vegreville won’t have a football team to call their own.
The Vegreville Vortex have announced that they will not field a team this year in the Wheatland Football League. In letters sent to team supporters, the Joint High School Vortex Football Team thanked to the community for their contributions and support.
Meantime, Vegreville isn’t alone when it comes to being unable to field a team.
The Vermilion Marauders announced earlier this month that they’d be too would be withdrawing from the W.F.L. and would instead join the Alberta 6-Man Football League.