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Middlesex Swim Team Holds Inter-Club Meet

The Middlesex swim team, with swimmers from St. Marys, Stratford and London participating, held an Inter-Club meet recently at the PRC. The Club, guided by head coach Brooke Heath, practices out of those three centres–St. Marys, Stratford and London. Over 130 swimmers belong to the Club, with about 50 competing at the PRC on Saturday,…

Big Haul for Stonetown Karate Centre Members

Thirteen top-three finishes in Strathroy recently By Pat Payton STRATHROY – Two firsts, 10 seconds and one third. It was a good day for Stonetown Karate Centre members here Nov. 17 at Strathroy Community Christian School. The event was the Strathroy Open Martial Arts championships. Some of the SKC members competed in three different competitions…

U-14 Snipers Win WRRL Pair, Move Into Second

After a week off from WRRL play, St. Marys U14 Snipers were looking forward to lacing up the skates for a couple of games this past weekend. On Saturday, the Snipers hosted the Forest Xtreme at the PRC, and despite being outshot 30–17, managed to post a 5–3 win in front of a boisterous crowd…

ABS Bantam ‘C’ girls win Festival Cup tournament

STRATFORD – The A.B.S. Tracs Inc. Bantam girls ‘C’ team won their division championship at the Stratford Aces’ Festival Cup tournament here recently. The Don Scott-coached Bantams opened the tourney with a 6-0 victory over Lucan on the Friday. In their second game on the Friday afternoon, the A.B.S. Bantams skated to a 2-2 tie…

Abbey Thorup signs letter of intent with UAB

DCVI athlete will attend University of Alabama at Birmingham on a beach volleyball scholarship By Pat Payton Abbey Thorup is headed to ‘Bama country. The 18-year-old, multi-sport St. Marys DCVI athlete signed a letter of intent last Wednesday to attend the University of Alabama at Birmingham on a beach volleyball scholarship. The official signing was…

Speed big asset for Hubbard Pharmacy Bantams

‘B’ team finalists in Stratford Aces’ Festival Cup this past weekend By Pat Payton Team speed is a big asset for the Hubbard Pharmacy Bantam ‘B’ girls hockey team, says first-year head coach Liz Simpson. “We’re a fast team; we need to use our speed . . . that’s kind of our secret weapon,” Simpson…

Dunny’s Atoms punch their ticket to Int. Silver Stick

Frayne Cabinets Bantams finalists at Regional A-E event in Collingwood on weekend By Pat Payton COLLINGWOOD – The Dunny’s Source for Sports Atoms didn’t take the easy route. But Matt King’s team is off to the International A-E Silver Stick tournament in Pelham early in the New Year! Here at their Regional Silver Stick tourney…

Coach hopes return of key players will turn the tide

By Pat Payton Coach Trent McClement says he thinks getting a couple of key players back in the line-up will help turn the St. Marys Lincolns’ fortunes around. Lincs are currently 1-4-1 in the month of November. He hopes the return of forward Carson McMillan (from suspension) and defenceman Brett Whitehead (from injury) will help…