News from around St. Marys.

Bender turns in best showing for DCVI Salukis

At OFSAA cross-country running championships in Sudbury Saturday By Pat Payton SUDBURY – Competitors certainly had to battle the elements here Saturday at the 2019 OFSAA cross-country running championships at Kivi Park. In addition to snow on the ground, runners had to deal with chilly temperatures and a muddy, slippery course. “It was very, very…

Sr. boys volleyball team finishes in third place

Jr. boys also split Huron-Perth pair last Tuesday at DCVI By Pat Payton St. Marys DCVI Senior boys moved into sole possession of third place by splitting a pair of Huron-Perth Conference matches last Tuesday, Oct. 29 at DCVI. Steve Chateauvert’s ‘A’ squad finished regular-season play with a 6-2 won-loss record. In their opening match…

Dunny’s A-E Atoms a learning, hard-working team

By Pat Payton Following an exciting 3-2 Shamrock League win over the Lambeth Lancers last week, head coach Jamie Matheson was asked about this year’s edition of the Dunny’s Source for Sports Additional-Entry Atoms. Three third-period goals gave the Rock the come-from-behind victory over the Lancers.  Coach Matheson says several of his players are making…

St. Marys Fire Department promotes four

The St. Marys Fire Department promoted four personnel to the rank of Fire Lieutenant in a ceremony held Wednesday October 30, 2019, with family, friends, honoured guests and staff on hand. Firefighters Darcy Robinson, Justin Dundas, Phil West and Chris Primeau were officially promoted to Fire Lieutenant on September 1, 2019, even though the promotion…

Two individuals, Senior girls qualify for OFSAA

Ontario cross-country championships this weekend in Sudbury LONDON – The DCVI running team competed at Fanshawe Conservation Area last Thursday (Oct. 24) at the WOSSAA cross-country championships.   St. Marys Novice boy Ezra Bender had an amazing individual run, finishing fourth in his field. His time was 14 minutes, 59 seconds. This enables him to…