News from around St. Marys.

Two top-10 finishes for Ethan Aarts at OFSAA

DCVI distance runner fourth in Junior boys 3,000-metre race Saturday in Guelph By Pat Payton GUELPH – It was mission accomplished for Ethan Aarts here at the 2019 OFSAA track and field championships this past weekend at the University of Guelph. The DCVI distance runner wanted top-10 finishes in both the Junior boys’ 1,500-metre and…

Fullarton squirt girls win gold

The Fullarton Squirt girls team won the gold medals at the recent Mitchell fastball tournament. The team went to the finals undefeated, defeating Stratford Hammers 9-3 for the championship. Team members are: Autumn Overholt, Charlie Overholt, Evangeline Pearn, Ainsley Berendsen, Laina Berendsen, Hayley Beutler, Rowyn Callcott, Alexa Hergel, Carrie Kemp, Jade Huygen, Kayla Rock and…

Ambassadors of Song in St. Marys

The Woodstock Choralaires describe themselves as “The Ambassadors of Song”, and bring an inspiring concert, “Songs of Love and Land”, to St. Marys United Church on Sunday June 9th at 2pm. The 65 strong semi-professional mixed choir, has been established in Woodstock since 1966, and sing not only for the love of it, but also…

Old Guys rally to edge Young Guns in Ryder Cup

Closest competition in 13 years at St. Marys G&CC on the weekend By Stewart Grant It was the closest Ryder Cup in 13 years! The annual inter-club golf challenge between the Young and Old Guys at St. Marys Golf and Country Club took place this past weekend. Inspired by the famous Ryder Cup played between…

Lincs sign five new players at weekend barbecue

New assistant coach with Lincs, in charge of defence, is Cole Stewart By Pat Payton At a team barbecue this past Saturday, St. Marys Lincolns signed five new players for the 2019-20 Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League (GOJHL) season. Four of the five new additions are defencemen, and the other incoming Lincoln is a goaltender…