News from around St. Marys.

Second-half surge seals 7-3 win for U14 Green

The U14 Green squad was the dominant team in the second half last Tuesday night at the PRC. Four consecutive goals in the final 15 minutes helped cement a 7-3 Snipers victory over the Exeter/Seaforth Explosion in mini-league ringette play. Abby Martin, Charlee Henderson and Payton Blight fired two goals apiece for St. Marys, with…

Lincs bolster defence with two veteran acquisitions

By Pat Payton The St. Marys Lincolns certainly bolstered their defensive corps recently with two veteran acquisitions. Last week, Director of Hockey Operations/GM Greg Smale got defenceman Thomas Munro’s signature on an OHA form. He was a member of the Collingwood Blues of the Ontario Junior Hockey League (OJHL) in 2019-20. Munro, who is attending…

Snipers begin mini-league play this past weekend

This past weekend, the St. Marys Snipers returned to Modified Game play as part of their successful application to Stage 3 of Ringette Ontario’s Return to Ringette protocols. Players, coaches and parents were all excited to finally be able to participate in game play. Other associations currently in the SMRA ‘bubble’ of mini-leagues are Exeter/Seaforth…

A golfer’s “Field of Dreams”

By Stewart Grant With Covid-19 keeping people at home this year in record numbers, many people took on special projects to spruce up their residences. Early in the lockdown, Robyn (Guest) Shepley suggested to her husband, golf fanatic Dave Shepley, that he put in a golf green in the front yard of their country residence…