News from around St. Marys.

Stonetown Karate Centre members post good results

By Pat Payton BURLINGTON – Members of the Stonetown Karate Centre posted good results at the 43rd annual Ontario Provincial martial arts competition held here recently. Leading the way was Jalyne Lorentz, who placed first in both kata (forms) and weapons in the 11-12 year-old Black Belt division. Isabelle Lariviere earned the other first for…

Sr. Salukis lose five-set heartbreaker in quarters

After finishing first in their pool at OFSAA ‘A’ volleyball championships By Pat Payton KENORA – St. Marys Salukis’ hopes of an OFSAA medal came to a heartbreaking end here last Tuesday when they lost a five-set marathon in the championship quarter-finals. Sixteen teams competed in the All-Ontario Senior girls ‘A’ volleyball championships Mar. 4-6.…

Wrigley bound for Nipissing

DCVI’s Thomas Wrigley plans to take Concurrent Education at Nipissing University in North Bay and play volleyball, starting next fall. Wrigley has been a member of the Stratford Cobras volleyball program for years.  (Contributed)

DCVI swim team earns strong results

The DCVI Saluki swim team was a small, but mighty crew this year. The team attended four meets and came away with some strong results. At the Huron meet, rookie swimmer Jake Pfaff got his feet wet by swimming to first in the 100-metre Individual Medley (IM) and a third in the 50m backstroke. Fellow…

Mustangs’ Clark named OUA player-of-the-year

St. Marys native also selected forward-of-the-year and first team all-star LONDON – After a season in which she topped the scoring race nearly the entire year, Western Mustangs’ forward April Clark was recognized three times as the OUA year-end major awards and all-stars were announced last Wednesday. The St. Marys native, who turns 22 next…

Big weekend for two St. Mikes alumni athletes

It was a big weekend for two Stratford St. Michael track and field alumni recently. At the OUA championships held at York University, Craig Klomp earned two silver medals. On the Friday, Klomp was second in the 1,000 metres in 2:26.86. On the Saturday, Craig was again second in the 1,500-metre race, running in 3:51.73.…