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Balanced Lines Key to Frayne Bantams’ Attack

A-E team has five players back from last season By Pat Payton Coach Dale Switzer thinks his three balanced lines will drive the Frayne Custom Cabinets A-E Bantams’ attack this 2018-19 season. Switzer’s Bantams are off to a strong start this fall. A hard-fought 1-1 tie with Strathroy Jr. Rockets last week improved the Rock’s…

Sr. Salukis basketball action

Sr. Salukis’ guard Abbey Thorup (21) drives hard to the net during a recent H-P quarter-final playoff game against St. Anne’s. Salukis lost a 43-42 heartbreaker to the Huskies in the semi-finals last week at Northwestern. The DCVI Senior girls competed at WOSSAA ‘A’ this week. (Payton photo)

Cates Nets Hat Trick for U-8 Snipers in Road Tie

The cold wintery weather has started and so has the season for the St. Marys U-8 Snipers White ringette team. In Snipers’ first game, they travelled to play the Tillsonburg Twisters. For this young group of girls, some whom have never played before and some have previously played, everyone showed determination and team building along…

U-14 Snipers Improve to 4-2 With Win Saturday

ST. THOMAS – St. Marys U-14 Snipers improved to 4–2 in WRRL action here Saturday as the Snipers travelled to the Elgin Memorial Arena to take on the St. Thomas Thunder. Although the official score will go into the books as 8-1 (to keep within the WRRL policies on reporting goal differential), Jim Burlingham’s Snipers…

Klomp Named Community Service Award Winner

Former St. Mikes student also a second-team OUA all-star this season By Pat Payton KINGSTON – Craig Klomp, of Toronto Varsity Blues, and Alison Irvine, from the Victoria Vikes, were recognized last week as the U SPORTS Cross-Country Student-Athlete Community Service Award winners for 2018. The annual awards were handed out at a welcome breakfast…

Big weekend for Walsh, G&CC Atoms in Huntsville

‘BB’ teams collects four shutout wins in Rep. tournament victory By Pat Payton HUNTSVILLE – It was a weekend to remember for goalie Julian Walsh and his St. Marys Golf and Country Club ‘BB’ Atom teammates here at the Huntsville Atom tournament on the weekend of Nov. 9-11. Reg Clinton’s charges won all five of…

Three Salukis compete in OFSAA cross-country

By Pat Payton DUNDAS – Three St. Marys DCVI Salukis competed at the OFSAA cross-country running championships here at Christie Lake Conservation Area Saturday. Ethan Aarts posted the top finish among the DCVI runners, placing 49th in the Junior boys race with a time of 18 minutes, 36.1 seconds. Salukis’ teammate Owen Wrigley was 82nd…