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Lincs working hard, but no points to show for it

St. Marys slips further into the basement after three close weekend losses By Pat Payton CHATHAM – The effort is there, unfortunately St. Marys Lincolns aren’t getting rewarded for the work they are putting in–game after game. This past weekend, Lincs lost a trio of GOJHL games–all by a margin of two goals–and they continue…

Three Lincolns headed to Top Prospects games

By Pat Payton WATERLOO – The Independent has learned that three members of the St. Marys Lincolns will play in the two GOJHL Top Prospects Games slated for Thursday, Dec. 27 at the Waterloo Rec. Memorial Complex. The Future Stars game features the best 16-year-olds in the GOJHL, and Lincs’ forwards Carter Schoonderwoerd and Quinton…

Busy night at PRC Monday for SMMHA teams

Hubbard Bantam girls extend first-place lead in LLFHL By Pat Payton It was a very busy night at the PRC on Monday (Dec. 10) as St. Marys minor hockey teams hosted a total of six games. SMMHA teams won two, tied two and lost two. The two winning teams were the Hubbard Pharmacy Bantam ‘B’…

Junior Salukis split pair of H-P home games

By Pat Payton The St. Marys DCVI Junior boys basketball team earned its way into the wins column column last Wednesday, after splitting a pair of hard-fought Huron-Perth League home games. In their game in the morning, a strong second-half effort sparked Jr. Salukis (1-2) to a 32-20 victory over F.E. Madill Mustangs from Wingham.…

Mazur named player-of-the-month for November

By Pat Payton St. Marys Lincolns’ St. Marys Buick GMC player-of-the-month for November is forward Joe Mazur. The 17-year-old Sudbury native had four goals and six assists for a 10-point month. Overall, the big centre sits tied for second in Lincs’ scoring with a team-leading 10 goals and 19 points in 26 games. Mazur also…

U-12 Regional team, Open Ladies squad finalists

By Pat Payton The U-12 Regional Petite team and the 18-plus Open Ladies squad were both finalists in the 12th annual Snipers ringette tournament this past weekend. In their championship game Sunday morning, the U-12 Regional team trailed 5-0 in the first half, but made a valiant comeback attempt in the second half. Rudy Taylor’s…

Firefighters sweep their way to Delhi tourney title

Five consecutive wins for St. Marys ‘BB’ team By Pat Payton DELHI – The Firefighter ‘BB’ Peewees have a great record in tournaments this 2018-19 season. Dwain Smith’s squad has entered three tourneys to date, winning two of them and finishing second in the other. Firefighters’ latest tournament victory came in Delhi on the Nov.…