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Stratford Silver Knights play home games at PRC

By Stewart Grant There was something different as I entered the Blue Rink at the PRC this past Saturday afternoon. There was no blue. The St. Marys Rock’s dominant colour is blue. So too is the case for Ringette’s St. Marys Snipers. The Huron-Perth Lakers hockey teams also have blue in their jerseys. It felt…

Dragon Boat Challenge returns to Wildwood this May

Visit TRPC booth at Life Expo on March 7 for information The Thames River Paddling Club is once again hosting the annual Wildwood Dragon Boat Challenge on beautiful Wildwood Lake on Sunday, May 24, the weekend after the Victoria Day.  If you have ever wanted to experience the thrill of flying through the water in…

Landscaping Atoms reach semi-finals at Int. Silver Stick

By Pat Payton PORT ELGIN – The Landscaping Atom ‘C’ girls reached the semi-finals here at the International Silver Stick tournament recently. Ray Cousineau’s squad played their first two games on the Friday, losing 1-0 to the Chatsworth Rebels and 2-0 to the West Oxford Inferno. “We’ve been playing decent hockey, it’s just that the…

SMMHA girls teams win divisions at Brampton

Hubbard Midgets and A.B.S. Bantams now involved in OWHA playoffs By Pat Payton BRAMPTON – Two St. Marys minor hockey girls teams won their division at the recent Brampton Cougars’ 24th annual Friendship Festival, here Jan. 31-Feb. 2. Bill McPhail’s Hubbard Pharmacy Midget ‘B’ squad went 2-1 in round-robin action, losing their lone game 2-0…

Five goals for Kaleb Pearson in two OHL games

By Pat Payton OWEN SOUND – Kaleb Pearson has been red hot! The St. Marys native and 19-year-old right winger with the Owen Sound Attack fired five goals last weekend in a pair of Ontario Hockey League victories. Pearson picked up his first OHL career hat trick and was named the game’s first star in…

HBC Peewees nipped 1-0 in huge game at Strathroy

Team now sets its sights on Shamrock League playoff title By Pat Payton STRATHROY – The Home Building Centre A-E Peewees played their biggest game of the season here Saturday afternoon. It was a must-win situation for the Rock in order to stay alive in the OMHA playoffs as only one team from the four-team,…

Another tournament win for U-12 Provincial Petites

Snipers edge Mitchell 9-8 in final game at Golden Ring in Kitchener By Pat Payton KITCHENER – It’s another tournament win for the St. Marys U-12 Provincial Petites! After winning the Waterloo Winterfest tournament early last month, the U-12 Snipers headed back to the K-W area and captured the U-12 PP Golden Ring tournament in…

Heartbreaker for Legion Midgets in Game 5 Saturday

Oilers win 2-1 on last-minute goal, take OMHA playoff series By Pat Payton PETROLIA – It proved to be a very close series between two evenly-matched A-E teams. It was also a heartbreaker for the Royal Canadian Legion Midgets in Game 5 of their OMHA playoff series here Saturday night. The home-town Oilers scored with…