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Stonetown Tribe wins Stonetown Summer League

As the Stonetown Summer Hockey League turns 10 years old, the Stonetown Tribe emerge as 2019 champions with a recent 4-2 win over the Wellburn Whalers. League MVP Darryl Sterkenburg tallied the game winning goal with just two minutes to play, his second of the game. Rounding out the scoring were Brett Petrie and Kaleb…

U-12 boys defeat St. Thomas 6-1 in minor soccer action

Danny Graham of the St. Marys U-12 team battles a St. Thomas player for the ball during an Elgin-Middlesex minor soccer game last Thursday. (Payton photos) Minor soccer three stars. These three members of the U-12 boys soccer team were selected the three stars following a 6-1 Elgin-Middlesex Soccer Association win over St. Thomas at…

Gord Ash remembers several great Blue Jays teams

Thomson heard lots of good baseball stories in Yankees’ clubhouse over 28 years By Pat Payton Toronto native Gord Ash was one of four Canadians recently inducted into the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum. Ash was Toronto Blue Jays’ assistant GM for five years (1989 to 1994) and later the team’s GM for…

Team McGregor wins Mosquito baseball tournament

All three St. Marys Rockies teams play well on the weekend By Pat Payton It was a great weekend for St. Marys Mosquito baseball teams as two local squads reached Sunday’s championship game and a third Rockies team advanced as far as the ‘A’ semi-finals. The Mosquito Local League tournament was hosted by St. Marys…

Midgets dominate in wins over Exeter, Clinton

Standeaven shines on mound in victory over Mustangs Thursday By Pat Payton It was a strong two-way effort by the St. Marys Midget boys baseball team last Wednesday night at the Hall of Fame’s St. Marys Cement Co. field. The Rockies team, sponsored by McLean-Taylor Construction, combined timely hitting and strong defence to record a…

Vet. Purchasing Midget-Jrs. keep win streak alive

Team rallies for 13-11 Huron Perth fastball victory last Thursday in Listowel By Pat Payton LISTOWEL – The Veterinary Purchasing Midget-Juniors’ win streak is alive and well in the Huron Perth Fastball League. The first-place team fought back from 3-0, 6-3 and 9-8 deficits here last Thursday night to earn a 13-11 victory over the…

Weather plays big factor in Battle of Gowanbrae

By Pat Payton The weather certainly played a factor in the 2019 Battle of Gowanbrae at St. Marys Golf and Country Club this past weekend. The men’s champions were established after a one-hole, closest-to-the-pin contest on No. 7 between the four men’s teams who finished first in their respective division. Bill McPhail and Larry Torrance…