What is going on in St. Marys Sports.

How does this Chase the Ace thing work again?

Answers to FAQs as Lincolns’ Jackpot nears $10,000 By Stewart Grant (member of St. Marys Lincolns Executive) Give me the story on what “Chase the Ace” is, in two minutes or less: This is our new fundraiser for the St. Marys Lincolns Hockey Club. Our Chase the Ace contest is a Sweepstakes format, just like…

Extra Innings – News from the Ball Hall

People ask me what I do in winter when there’s no baseball. I’ll tell you what I do. I stare out the window and wait for spring. – Rogers Hornsby We all wait for spring, but the CBHFM baseball beat is never quiet, even on winter days.  Director of Operations Scott Crawford continues to host…

Riley Hern: St. Marys’ original hockey hero

Nelson Goad shares fascinating stories of grandfather he never met By Stewart Grant Wayne Gretzky introduced the name Riley Hern to a new generation of hockey fans this past Christmas when he discussed the goaltending legend in the prologue of his new book, “99: Stories of the Game”. Gretzky’s new book is a joy to…

Extra Innings – News from the Ball Hall

Happy New Year to our readers. We’re pleased to welcome Brett Bellamy of the Algonquin College Applied Museum Studies Program to St. Marys for a 4-month co-op placement. Between now and the end of April, Brett will work on archiving, researching and cataloguing our collection of documents and artifacts. Meanwhile, the members of our Selection…

Extra Innings – News from the Ball Hall

We saw November out with the Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame Night with the St. Marys Lincolns and retired MLBer Jeff Francis. Since then our Director of Operations has been busy with announcements of the CBHFM annual honours, among other things. Joey Votto snagged the Tip O’Neill award again for a stellar season, and Larry…