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Lincs acquire forward Griffin Sinden from Nationals

Kaleb Pearson ‘Attacker of the Week’ in Owen Sound  By Pat Payton (photo courtesy of Chatham Daily News) The St. Marys Lincolns acquired a forward from the London Nationals in a straight cash deal Dec. 1. The team’s newest player is Griffin Sinden, an 18-year-old forward from Tillsonburg. The 6 ft. 2 inch, 200 lb.…

Frayne A-E Bantams have ‘bought into’ the system

Team heading to Int. Silver Stick tournament in Niagara area in the New Year By Pat Payton Head coach Gord Cookson says his Frayne Custom Cabinets Additional-Entry Bantams have “all bought into” the system. “It’s based on pressure and hard work,” Cookson explained before a recent Shamrock League game at the PRC. “It’s not always…

ANAF ‘BB’ Bantams win Spartan Cup tournament

Rock team allows just five goals in five games in Michigan By Pat Payton LANSING, Mich. – The ANAF ‘BB’ Bantams put it all together here on the Dec. 6-8 weekend. In five games, Dale Switzer’s squad allowed just five goals against and won the Spartan Cup tournament. The tourney was held at the Summit…

U-16 Snipers hand rival Stingers first league loss

Team competing in U-19 division in Snipers ringette tournament this weekend It was a battle of the undefeated last Thursday evening as St. Marys U-16 Snipers hosted the Mitchell Stingers in WRRL action at the PRC. Mitchell entered the contest with a 6-0 record, while the Snipers had a 3-0 record in league play. With…

Fourth-quarter surge lifts Warriors past Sr. Salukis

DCVI Junior boys defeat their St. Mikes counterparts 46-41 last Wednesday By Pat Payton It appeared to be anybody’s game going into the fourth quarter last Wednesday afternoon at DCVI. In a close, hard-fought battle to that point, Stratford St. Michael Warriors held a slim 35-33 lead over the host St. Marys Salukis going into…

Five road, two home games for Lincs in December

Lincolns acquire a new goaltender; veteran Cayse Ton named team captain By Pat Payton St. Marys Lincolns passed the halfway mark in their 50-game regular schedule last week. Lincs (16-6-1-3), who have now played 26 games, sit in third place — three points ahead of LaSalle Vipers (14-9-1-4) going into GOJHL action this week. Looking…

Home Building Centre Peewees off to a great start

Team will be heading to the International Silver Stick tournament in the New Year By Pat Payton It’s been a great start to the 2019-20 season for the Home Building Centre Additional-Entry Peewees. As of last week, Reg Clinton’s squad was 9-2-1 in the Shamrock League standings — second only to the front-running St. Thomas…

U-10 Snipers take silver in Mitchell Stingers tournament

MITCHELL – St. Marys U-10 White team went into the final game looking to take the gold from Mitchell U-10 here at the recent Stingers tournament, hosted by Mitchell ringette. Carrie McKichan’s Snipers again came off the bench ready for business. Defenders Peyton VanStratten and Evelyn Borg had their sticks down and were ready to…