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Peewees, Bantams win Reg. Silver Stick titles

St. Marys A-E teams earn trip to International event in Pelham in January By Pat Payton COLLINGWOOD – Two St. Marys minor hockey Additional-Entry teams can look forward to the excitement of competing at the 2020 International Silver Stick tournament in Pelham the second weekend in January. The Home Building Centre A-E Peewees and the…

Butchart requests trade, returns to Mt. Forest

Veteran centre cites lack of ice time as one of the reasons for wanting to be moved By Pat Payton In a shocking turn of events, team captain Blair Butchart left the St. Marys Lincolns early last week — requesting a trade to a Jr. ‘C’ team. The swift-skating centreman has returned to his former…

Senior boys win volleyball bronze at WOSSAA ‘A’

By Pat Payton LONDON – Serving proved to be a major factor for the DCVI Senior boys volleyball team at the WOSSAA ‘A’ championships here last Tuesday (Nov. 12) at London Christian. Coach Stephen Chateauvert reported that Salukis didn’t serve the ball well in their semi-final match in the morning against the host London Christian…

U-16 Snipers skate to comeback 5-3 victory over the Edge

FERGUS – St. Marys U-16 Snipers travelled here last Thursday to take on the Elora-Fergus Edge at the Centre Wellington Community Sportsplex. The Snipers, looking to forget their disappointing weekend at the recent London Lynx tournament, were excited to return to league play in only their second WRRL game of the year. Unfortunately, the Edge…

Brock Chessell honoured as Ontario Mark Maker

Air Canada invites 13-year-old St. Marys resident and his family to Leafs’ game last month By Pat Payton Thanks to Air Canada and the Toronto Maple Leafs, it was a day Brock Chessell and his family will never forget! Air Canada is recognizing youth making a difference in their communities across Canada with a season-long…

Team speed a big asset for Cement ‘BB’ Midgets

By Pat Payton Head coach Brent Rae says speed is a team strength with his Cement ‘BB’ Midgets this season. But his team also showed grit and physical play and got excellent goaltending in a recent 1-1 Shamrock League tie with the visiting Lambeth Lancers. Missing five regulars, the Cement men had just 10 skaters–eight…