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G&CC Atoms earn road tie, now lead series 3-1

Legion Minor Midgets win opener Saturday in NOTL By Pat Payton DORCHESTER – The Golf and Country Club ‘BB’ Atoms took a three points to one lead in their second round, OMHA playoff series here Sunday. The home-town Dragons jumped out to an early 2-0 lead, but Reg Clinton’s squad battled back to earn a…

Lincs’ playoff hopes slim after home-ice defeat

Loss last Friday leaves St. Marys seven points back of St. Thomas By Pat Payton The mountain just got a lot steeper to climb for St. Marys Lincolns. Last Friday night’s 5-1 loss to St. Thomas at the PRC leaves Lincs (10-27-3-2) seven points behind the Stars (13-22-3-3) with only six regular-season games remaining (including…

McDonald’s Independent Grocer ladies bonspiel

Vice Helen Thomson closely follows her shot as sweepers Michelle McDonnell, left, and Lauren Coughlin guide the rock towards the house. The annual McDonald’s Independent Grocer ladies bonspiel was held Saturday at the St. Marys Curling Club. ‘Mad about Plaid’ was again this year’s bonspiel theme. (Payton photos) Skip Amie Shackleton, left, and vice Kathy…

Kin Novice ‘C’ girls preparing for Int. Silver Stick

Three SMMHA teams heading to Port Elgin this weekend By Pat Payton St. Marys Kin Canada Novice ‘C’ girls hope to continue their strong defensive play in Port Elgin this weekend, Feb. 1-3, where they will compete in the Saugeen Shores International Silver Stick tournament. Ray Cousineau’s squad will play Kincardine, TCDM (Tiverton) Rebels, and…

G&CC Atoms win on road, advance to next round

Frayne Bantams up 2-0 on Mooretown Jr. Flags; Game 3 Friday By Pat Payton STRATHROY – The Golf and Country Club ‘BB’ Atoms finished off their first-round, best-of-five OMHA playoff series with a 2-1 victory over the Jr. Rockets here last Tuesday night. The win gave the Atom Rock the hard-fought series three games to…

U-14 Snipers finally lose, fall to Explosion 5-2

St. Marys U-14 Snipers played host to the Exeter/Seaforth Explosion on Saturday at the PRC. Snipers were looking to close out the month unbeaten. They entered the game in second place in the WRRL Red Division standings, just two points behind league-leading Mitchell. Exeter/Seaforth came in just two points behind the Snipers, so a close…