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Bender turns in best showing for DCVI Salukis

At OFSAA cross-country running championships in Sudbury Saturday By Pat Payton SUDBURY – Competitors certainly had to battle the elements here Saturday at the 2019 OFSAA cross-country running championships at Kivi Park. In addition to snow on the ground, runners had to deal with chilly temperatures and a muddy, slippery course. “It was very, very…

Sr. boys volleyball team finishes in third place

Jr. boys also split Huron-Perth pair last Tuesday at DCVI By Pat Payton St. Marys DCVI Senior boys moved into sole possession of third place by splitting a pair of Huron-Perth Conference matches last Tuesday, Oct. 29 at DCVI. Steve Chateauvert’s ‘A’ squad finished regular-season play with a 6-2 won-loss record. In their opening match…

Dunny’s A-E Atoms a learning, hard-working team

By Pat Payton Following an exciting 3-2 Shamrock League win over the Lambeth Lancers last week, head coach Jamie Matheson was asked about this year’s edition of the Dunny’s Source for Sports Additional-Entry Atoms. Three third-period goals gave the Rock the come-from-behind victory over the Lancers.  Coach Matheson says several of his players are making…

Two individuals, Senior girls qualify for OFSAA

Ontario cross-country championships this weekend in Sudbury LONDON – The DCVI running team competed at Fanshawe Conservation Area last Thursday (Oct. 24) at the WOSSAA cross-country championships.   St. Marys Novice boy Ezra Bender had an amazing individual run, finishing fourth in his field. His time was 14 minutes, 59 seconds. This enables him to…

Firefighter Peewees finalists in Dan Bell Memorial

Drop 1-0 decision in a shootout to South Muskoka in Sunday’s final By Pat Payton BRACEBRIDGE – The Firefighter ‘BB’ Peewees were one shot from winning the annual Dan Bell Memorial hockey tournament here this past weekend. However, Dwain Smith’s squad had to settle for tourney finalists after dropping a 1-0 decision in a shootout…

Jalyne Lorentz Grand Champion at Samurai Classic

By Pat Payton MISSISSAUGA – It was quite a day for Stonetown Karate Centre members, especially Jalyne Lorentz, here Saturday, Oct. 19 at the Samurai Classic Ontario Open martial arts championships. The event was held at Mentor College. Competing in the Junior Black Belt division, Lorentz finished first in traditional weapons and traditional kata (forms).…

Lincs pick up OT win on home ice; fall in LaSalle

By Spencer Seymour At one point, Lincolns’ forward Jacob Bloomfield was lying motionless on the ice before being helped off the ice. Fast-forward to the final minute of the first overtime period and the very same Bloomfield was scoring the game-winning goal to give the Lincolns their first win on home-ice since September 20 and…

A lot of hard work has gone into this Lincs team

Management gets high marks for icing solid squad in 2019-20 By Pat Payton It’s time to give credit where credit is due! St. Marys Lincolns’ General Manager Greg Smale, head coach Trent McClement, and the rest of the coaching and scouting staff get high marks for the GOJHL team they’ve put on the ice this…

Perfect 5-0 record for DCVI Ultimate Frisbee team

St. Marys hosted WOSSAA last Friday; advance to OFSAA By Stewart Grant The St. Marys DCVI Ultimate Frisbee team is moving on to OFSAA! Hosting the WOSSAA event at the PRC soccer fields last Friday, the Salukis won all five of their matches, including the final game in dramatic fashion. Starting with pool play, St.…

DCVI Teacher Annette Wrigley receives Coaches Award

St. Marys DCVI Teacher Annette Wrigley was recently awarded the CAO (Coaches Association of Ontario) Coaching Excellence Award in recognition of her outstanding coaching and her unique contributions to sport through coaching. She was honoured at a breakfast ceremony on September 21 in Toronto. Since the ceremony (and related YouTube video was released), Annette reported…