What is going on in St. Marys Sports.

St. Marys Lincolns BBQ Fundraised

On Sunday from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at McDonald’s Independent Grocer, St. Marys Lincolns players and executive members were on hand grilling up burgers and hotdogs that had been donated by the grocery store along with an assortment of drinks and condiments. Besides the food, which was available for free or by donation, season…

Lincolns Minor Hockey Skills Camp Starts August 15th

St. Marys Lincolns Director of Hockey Operations Glen Childerley reports that a few spots are still available for the upcoming St. Marys Lincolns Minor Hockey Skills Development Camp, which is being held next week (August 15th to 19th) at the Pyramid Recreation Centre.  Ice times are 6:45 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., Monday through Friday. The…

Stonetown Olympic Team

Over the recent weeks, we’ve asked our readers the hypothetical question, “What if St. Marys had its own Olympic Team? Who would our best athletes be in the various Summer Olympic Sports?” Below are the results of the answers received. Did we miss anyone?  Let us know at info@stmarysindependent.com BADMINTON: Susan McMaster GOLF Men’s: Rich…

McDonald’s Independent Hosting Lincolns Fundraising BBQ

Sunday, 11am-2pm, with $99 Season Tickets Available for Purchase By Stewart Grant Come on out to McDonald’s Your Independent Grocer this Sunday anytime between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. and meet this year’s St. Marys Lincolns.  The team will be cooking up hamburgers and hot dogs for the community free-of-charge (donation only), with many thanks…

Lincolns Looking for Billets

By Stewart Grant The St. Marys Lincolns are looking within the community for interested billets for the upcoming season. Having a strong network of billet families within St. Marys gives the team the opportunity to attract and bring in talented hockey players from outside the local area. An ideal make-up of the team will consist…

Fire Dept. and Lincs need help

Westover Place gets go-ahead In order to meet current requirements for fire prevention and education, Council voted on Tuesday to hire a Fire Prevention Officer to assist the Fire Chief in meeting compliance levels required by the Fire Prevention and Protection Act. This was originally approved in the spring of 2015 because of the amount…

Lincolns welcome new president Brandon Boyd

Pair of new coaches includes former NHLer Mark Bell By Dan Rankin The St. Marys Lincolns’ front office and bench staff will both receive an infusion of young blood in the coming season, as St. Marys native Brandon Boyd, 25, has been selected as the organization’s new president, and former NHLer Mark Bell, who turns…

Stapleton resigns as Lincolns President

It was announced this week that Steve Stapleton has tendered his resignation as President of the St. Marys Lincolns. A press release from the organization stated that, “over the past five years, including nearly three years as team president, Steve has committed a huge amount of his personal time towards the operation of the team’s…

What if St. Marys had its own Olympic Team?

By Stewart Grant As all of the participating countries work on finalizing their Summer Olympics rosters, we thought it would be interesting to try and answer the hypothetical question, “What if St. Marys (and surrounding area) was a country participating in the Olympics? What athletes should we send for each sport?” Send us a note…