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Coach sees Ethan Coups as big defensive stopper

Goderich native one of three 16-year-olds on the 2020-21 Lincolns roster By Pat Payton One of the big defensive stoppers on the St. Marys Lincolns this season might just be a 16-year-old. That’s how head coach Trent McClement sizes up defenceman Ethan Coups, one of several new blue-liners on the 2020-21 team. “Ethan’s size is…

Green defeats Blue in high-scoring U14 game

Hayes nets hat trick in U19 Green ringette victory over Mitchell Stingers Sunday By Pat Payton It was a high-scoring affair Sunday morning at the PRC when St. Marys Green met St. Marys Blue in a U14 ringette game. Green fell behind early, but charged back to claim an 11-7 mini-league win. Blue jumped out…

Goaltenders Luyten, Cousineau shine in girls hockey

Both netminders make save after save for their team on weekend By Pat Payton In a four aside, mini-league girls hockey game last Friday night at the PRC, St. Marys U18 Major goaltender Matt Luyten turned in an outstanding performance against the South Huron Sabres. Luyten continually made save after save to keeptheir team in…

Veteran Ryder Cup golfer passes away

Londoner Len Foran, a long-time instructor at St. Marys G&CC, was 63 By Pat Payton Len Foran, a St. Marys Ryder Cup veteran and avid golf teacher, died on Saturday, Nov. 21 after a courageous battle with cancer. Foran, a London native, had just celebrated his 63rd birthday with his family. Foran competed in many…

Giving Tuesday 2020 All in the Cards

Sensitively responding to economic challenges brought about by COVID-19, St. Marys Giving Tuesday event organizers have opted for a one-of-a-kind Christmas card to help give back to our local community this December 1st. All proceeds from 2020 Giving Tuesday Christmas cards sales will specifically go to help fund United Way Huron-Perth programs in St. Marys.…