What is going on in St. Marys Sports.

2016/2017 Curling recap

Amie Shackleton’s team are the St. Marys Competitive League “A” Division Champions for 2016/17. From left to right: Barb Seaton, Kristen Debrabandere, Melanie Clark, and Amie Shackleton The Derek Shackleton team were winners of the Frank Rietmeyer Memorial Trophy for the Tuesday Night Men’s League Champion. Pictured from left to right are Paul Mitchell, Russ…

St. Marys Rock teams await decisive Game 5’s

Atoms, Bantams seek OHMA titles on the road Saturday By Stewart Grant Way up in the Canadian Shield tomorrow, two Rock teams hope to dig their way to OMHA Gold. At 2:45 pm, the McDonald’s Independent Grocer Atoms take on the Midland Centennials in game 5 of their best-of-five series. Thirty minutes later and 100…

Lincolns Awards’ Banquet coming up March 31st

Limited tickets still available for public event Preparations are underway for the St. Marys Lincolns Annual Awards Banquet, scheduled for Friday, March 31st at the Pyramid Recreation Centre Hall. There will be 10 individual player awards, plus two league-wide winners to be recognized. Doors open at 6:30 pm, followed by the 7 pm roast beef…

DCVI Senior Girls win OFSAA Gold

Last week, the senior girls volleyball team from St. Marys DCVI traveled to Welland as they challenged for and captured the gold medal in the province-wide OFSAA tournament. This is on top of the girls going undefeated through the regular season and their capturing of the gold medal in the WOSSAA tournament. In the front…

3 Big Sports Stories – March 10, 2017

Barcelona does the unthinkable When you are going into the second leg of a Champions League round of 16 match, and you won the first game 4-0, all you have to do is not be a colossal choke artist and you are good as gold. That, however, is something Paris Saint-Germain could not manage to…

24 year-old Childerley recovering after heart attack

Quick medical response and defibrillators praised By Stewart Grant Thanks to the fundraising efforts of Connor Aarts, much local attention has been received this year on the importance of automated external defibrillators (AED) as a potentially life-saving device. In memory of fellow soccer player Andrew Stoddart who died while playing the sport in 2015, 14-year-old…