What is going on in St. Marys Sports.

Novice BB Rock win OMHA championship

Perhaps Michael Jordan described it best when he said “Talent wins games, but teamwork wins championships.” Last Wednesday, the St Marys Rock Finnbilt Novice BB squad capped off an incredible season with a sweep of the Niagara-on-the-Lake Wolves to claim the OMHA BB championship. It was a season that began on a dire note with…

Ringette

Above from left: Open team, U12, U14, U16, U10, and U8 Ringette teams. Five of the six teams made it to the Gold Medal game in their respective divisions, with the Open team taking Gold in a nail biting 1-0 victory. Excellent job teams!

Curling Playoffs Underway

As winter turns to spring and the St. Marys Curling Club begins to wind down its 150th anniversary season, here’s a look at the 2016 playoff picture: Open Competitive League Wednesday night (just after we went to press) featured the semi-finals of the Open Competitive League. In one semi-final, Ron Ferguson’s team of deadly accurate…

Atom BB’s drop first two games

Teammates Adam Peachey, left, and Landon Lichti, from the St. Marys White Mite team, chase the puck Wednesday afternoon during a game against South Huron. It was part of Mite Fun Day, hosted by St. Marys Minor Hockey at the Pyramid Centre Wednesday. Following the game, both teams received Timbits Hockey medals. The Atom BB’s…

Golf and some March Break Fun (Gallery)

Barry Albers makes a putt on the St. Marys Golf and Country Club’s ninth green last Friday afternoon on the course’s first day open for the 2016 season. Barry Albers, left, watches Alan Edwards take a putt Friday, March 11 during the St. Marys Golf and Country Club’s first day open for the 2016 golfing…

Minor Hockey news

The St. Marys Landscaping Atom Girls have advanced to the OWHA 2016 Provincial Championships, which take place April 7-10 in the GTA. Two local teams have advanced to the OMHA finals. The Finnbilt Novice BB team topped their OMHA semi-final opponents from Erin-Hillsburgh, winning three in their best-of-five series. The decisive game took place in…

Lincolns swept by powerhouse Flyers

By Spencer Seymour The Lincolns knew going into their series with Leamington that they were unlikely to move to the second round. Having just nine wins this season – to Leamington’s 41 – it was never very likely that St. Marys was going to see another round of these playoffs. Even just one upset win…