News from around St. Marys.

2019 DCVI spring sports team rosters

Senior girls soccer team Kayley Thompson, Izzy Reid, Ally Muir, Emily Vink, Katie Brine, Sophie Shrubsole, Alicia Harrison, Emmah Douglas, Emma Bentley, Duda, Kalini, Arallyn Mallieu, Felicity Vernooy, Emma Bryans, Rachael Bentley, Kelsey Garner, Ursula Wood and Sarah King. Coach – Monica Ryan Senior boys soccer team Connor Aarts, Evan Bennett, Scott Bishop, Julien Boyer,…

MLB Pitch Hit Run skills contest this Saturday

St. Marys Minor Ball, along with Major League Baseball, are teaming up to run the 2019 MLB Pitch Hit & Run skills contest for youngsters at the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum this Saturday, May 11 on King Field, starting at 10 a.m. Boys and girls, aged 7-14, will be given a chance…

PPA holds 44th annual NHL draft

The Playoff Payoff Association recently held its 44th annual NHL draft in Stratford. The draft dates back to 1975 when all were students at St. Marys DCVI. From left, front row: Co-host Paul Marcaccio, Lou Pagotto, Co-host Rob Staffen, 2018 winner Doug Newton and Warren Wilson. Middle row: Kevin Ellis, Tom Robson, Richard Kennedy, Charlie…

St. Marys and area golf tournament schedule for 2019

MAY Saturday, May 11 – Spring Open four-person scramble, River Valley G&CC (wear your favourite NHL colours; 11 a.m. tee times) Thursday, May 16 – Ladies Spring Scramble, St. Marys G&CC Saturday, May 18 – Long Weekend two-person scramble, River Valley G&CC (11 a.m. tee times) Saturday, May 25 – St. Marys Jr. ‘B’ Lincolns…

Ten DCVI students attend welding workshop May 3rd

In the 2018/2019 school year, St. Marys DCVI launched its newest Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) in Construction. Students enrolled in the Construction SHSM learn a variety of construction-related skills to help support a career in the Construction sector through one of the four pathways: University, College, Apprenticeship and Workplace. As part of this SHSM…

Changes, upgrades continue at St. Marys G&CC

Two nines switched; old No. 10 the new starting hole By Pat Payton Changes, upgrades, improvements continue at St. Marys Golf and Country Club. But probably the biggest change in 2019 is where golfers will begin their round. The old nine is now the front nine, and the former front nine is now the final…