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8-ball Summer fun league racks up another fun season

Paul Maedel Presents award to pool league player Cory Coulter

The awards banquet for the 8-ball summer fun league was held this past Wednesday at Union Station bar and grill. “It’s been a great 9 weeks of fun!” says The Original Rack n Roll league owner and organizer Paul Maedel. “People kept asking us to put together a fun summer league and it turned out [...]

Legionnaires win 5-4 at home to Chatham

Opening Faceoff Wednesday Night between Sarnia and Chatham

Sarnia Legionnaires won a hard fought battle with the Chatham Maroons to improve to 2-0-0 in preseason action Wednesday, squeaking out a 5-4 win. For the second straight game the Legionnaires would start the third period playing catch up. But unlike in St. Thomas, this time they only trailed the Maroons by a 3-2 margin. [...]

Late surge gives Sarnia Legionnaires a 6-4 win over St. Thomas Stars


The Sarnia Legionnaires opened the preseason with a come from behind win in St. Thomas last night, Ryan Lyle and Shawn Moulis led the way. The Legionnaires started the scoring just 50 seconds into the second frame, with Moulis scoring the game’s first goal, assisted by Nick Sproviero. The Stars would answer back with four [...]

Sarnia Sting announce training camp schedule


The Sarnia Sting training camp opens tomorrow and it’s going to be a busy week for the OHL club. The Sting will hold two scrimmages on Thursday which will be open to the public, the first of which takes place at 10 a.m. followed by the second scrimmage at 3:30 p.m. There will also be [...]

Sarnia Minor Rookie Braves head to the OBA Championship as LDBA Champs!


The Sarnia Minor Rookie Braves finished 4-0 last weekend to become the LDBA Champions. The Minor Rookie Braves had a strong season, finishing 1st in the LDBA with a 31-12-1 record. The Braves then went undefeated this past weekend in the LDBA Playoffs to become league champs. The team now gets ready for a trip [...]

OPINION: Fighting, headshots and the rules that change as a result

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By JON MAILLET Last week OHL Commissioner David Branch released some new rule changes addressing staged fights and head hits in the Ontario Hockey League. It is no secret that Branch has targeted fighting in recent years, and given the attention to concussions, has been met with some fanfare. Granted, this issue of fighting is [...]

8-ball Summer fun league finals

Sarnia Summer 8-ball fun league

The 8-ball Summer fun league which is put on by the original rack & roll has come to close for another season. A banquet for all participants is scheduled for August 27th and will be held at the Union Staion Bar & Grill at 7pm. The fall league is scheduled to begin in October. Anyone [...]

Legionnaires hold Black Vs White game

Shayne Battler directs the rebound towards the corner.

Sarnia Legionnaires held their main camp over the weekend, concluding with the annual Black Vs White game. With many familiar faces returning, coach Dan Rose acknowledges that there are not many open spots available, but at the same time, this camp is also about seeing kids that may play for the Legionnaires in years to [...]

Predators start the GOJHL pre-season with a win


The Lambton Shores Predators kicked off the GOJHL Preseason Wednesday night with a win over the London Nationals. The Nationals had 12 power plays and out shot Lambton Shores 41-17 according to Pointstreak. However the Predators had solid goaltending in the 3-2 win. Lambton Shores appears to have put on a special teams clinic against [...]

8-ball Summer fun league week #8

Sarnia Summer 8-ball fun league

The 8-ball summer fun league nearing it’s end for this season. Fall league will begin in October. Interested players should contact Paul Maedel at 519-333-9990. Here are the stats for week #8 SARNIA SUMMER SINGLES 8 BALL FUN LEAGUE IND. STANDINGS AFTER WEEK 8 AUG 12/14     NAME HOME BAR G.P. W L G.T. [...]