News from around St. Marys.

Adanac Images Peewees win ‘C’

MEAFORD -The Adanac Images Peewee Local League squad recently travelled to Meaford and Thornbury to compete in the inaugural Mike Hammond Memorial hockey tournament. Chase Brunsdon was crowned the best Peewee goalie at the tourney. Twelve teams entered goalies in the shootout contest. Brunsdon allowed the fewest goals of all. Willem De Wit proudly represented…

Firefighter Peewees win deciding game 3-0 in Pelham

Napanee Stars next opponent in OMHA final By Pat Payton PELHAM – The Firefighter ‘BB’ Peewees picked a great time to play an outstanding team game here last Saturday afternoon. Dwain Smith’s squad blanked the home-town Panthers 3-0 in the fifth and deciding game of their semi-final series, earning a berth in the OMHA final…

Dunny’s Atoms advance to provincial final

Rock will meet Saugeen Shores in championship series By Pat Payton The Dunny’s Source for Sports A-E Atoms have joined the SMMHA party and earned a berth in the provincial final. A 3-2 victory over the Lincoln Blades last Saturday afternoon at the PRC gave Sean Porter’s squad the best-of-five semi-final series three games to…

Senior Salukis earn antique bronze medals

At OFSAA ‘A’ volleyball championships last week in Windsor WINDSOR – It wasn’t the colour they were hoping for, but the St. Marys DCVI Senior girls volleyball team still ended up with medals around their necks here last week. The OFSAA ‘A’ volleyball championships saw the Salukis continue a winning streak that started last year.…

DCVI Seniors and Juniors play well in Goderich tournament

GODERICH – Last Thursday, March 9, both the DCVI Senior and Junior badminton teams travelled here for their first Huron-Perth tournament of the season. The Salukis played very well, with almost every team posting wins. In the Junior division, Grade 9 mixed doubles pair, Ryan DeBoer and Jelena Lorentz, played well and showed tremendous improvement…

Finnbilt Novices win Listowel tourney

Team goes undefeated in four games Mar. 11 LISTOWEL – The Finnbilt ‘BB’ Novices went undefeated in the one-day Listowel tournament here on Sunday, March 11, winning a gold-medal trophy for the team. Bill Scheuermann’s squad met up with the Hanover Falcons and took their first victory with a 4-1 final. Scoring for the Rock…

Veteran Cloutier named Lincs’ MVP for 2017-18

Ten team awards presented last Friday night at PRC By Pat Payton Four players won eight of the 10 trophies presented as St. Marys Lincolns held their year-end team awards banquet for the 2017-18 GOJHL season last Friday night at the PRC. Forwards Dalton Bancroft, Dan Cloutier and Mitch Bakker, and defenceman Jake Weston won…

Lincolns looking for a ‘teaching coach’

Deadline to apply for bench boss position is Mar. 21 By Pat Payton With the recent resignation of Scott Thompson, St. Marys Lincolns are currently looking for a new head coach. And the team’s Director of Hockey Operations Jim MacEachern is making no secret of it: he wants to hire a teaching coach and a…

Minor basketball holds 13th annual Finals night

Last Thursday at DCVI St. Marys Minor Basketball held its always popular Finals night at DCVI last Thursday, March 8. It was the 13th year for the year-end championship night. The Grade 5/6 boys champions are the Ducks, led by all-star Ryan Hodkinson and coached by Duncan Massie. The Grade 7/8 boys had an upset…

U-14 Snipers finish regular season strong

The Cascade and Optimist U-14 St. Marys Snipers had an exciting end to their ringette season as they played their last three scheduled games before the end-of-year Regional tournament. On Tuesday, Feb. 27, Tillsonburg Twisters came to town and the Snipers skated their way to a convincing 9-1 win. Sparking the St. Marys attack were…