Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Legionnaires’

Sarnia Legionnaires prevail over Leamington Flyers

  By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires overcame sickness, injuries and a suspension Saturday to defeat the Leamington Flyers 6-5. Sarnia, which sits atop the Western Ontario Hockey Conference standings, is now seven points ahead of London and St. Thomas, who are tied for second place. Going into the contest, the Legion crew was missing [...]

Sarnia Legionnaires drop second straight to St. Thomas Stars

  By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires dropped their second straight game Thursday, falling 4-3 to the St. Thomas Stars. With less than three minutes to go in regulation time, Thomas Kohler scored the winner with a shot that came almost from centre ice. The unlikely goal spoiled what had otherwise been a thrilling hockey game [...]

Sarnia Legionnaires drop one to LaSalle Vipers

By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires dropped a 4-3 overtime decision to the LaSalle Vipers Wednesday. Ryan Speers got the winner on a penalty shot. By virtue of getting into extra time the Legion crew picked up a point, keeping it five points ahead of second place London in the battle for first place in [...]

Seven Legionnaire players make All-Star line-up

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Story by Dan McCaffery/Photo by Anne Tigwell Seven Sarnia Legionnaires have made the Western Ontario Hockey Conference all-star roster. Pictured are: Front row Steve Farlow,Brent Sauve, Kyle Washer, Jesse Drydak, Jason Teschke; Back row  Anthony Donati, Shawn Waldie . The game, which will be played in St. Thomas on Jan. 30, will pit players from Sarnia, Leamington, St. [...]

Sarnia Legionnaires crush Lambton Shores Predators

  By Dan McCaffery A veteran defenceman and a rookie rearguard helped the Sarnia Legionnaires defeat the Lambton Shores Predators Friday night. Anthony Donati, a 20-year-old who has four years of junior hockey experience under his belt, scored his eighth goal of the season. He also added three assists to lead the Legion crew to [...]

Sarnia Legionnaires defeat London Nationals for important victory

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  By Dan McCaffery Brent Sauve led the Sarnia Legionnaires to an important victory Thursday. The veteran forward scored three goals as the Legion crew edged the arch-rival London Nationals 7-5 before more than 1,400 fans at the Brock Street Barn. With the win, first-place Sarnia climbed four points ahead of second place London in [...]

Sarnia Legionnaires get ready to face London for biggest game of season so far

By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires will play their biggest game of the season so far Thursday (Jan. 5) when they host the London Nationals. The game, which looms as a major showdown for first place in the Western Ontario Hockey Conference standings, is slated to begin at 7:10 p.m. at the Brock Street Barn. [...]

Sarnia Legionnaires win over Strathroy

By Dan McCaffery Tyler Prong's spectacular solo dash late in the third period gave the Sarnia Legionnaires a heart-stopping victory in Strathroy Friday night. With the score tied 5-5, Prong went end-to-end, stickhandling around three Rockets defenders before moving into the slot and wiring a wrist shot home. The goal, his first of the campaign, [...]

Sarnia Legionnaires give one up to St. Marys Lincolns

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By Dan McCaffery Photo by Metcalfe Photography With Christmas just around the corner, the Sarnia Legionnaires were in a giving mood Thursday. In fact, the Western Ontario Hockey Conference club continuously gave the puck away to the visiting St. Marys Lincolns. And the Lincs gratefully accepted the donations as they skated their way to a [...]

Sarnia Legionnaires out to reclaim first place standing

  By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires will try to reclaim first place in the Western Ontario Hockey Conference when they host the St. Marys Lincolns tonight (Thursday, Dec. 22). Coach Dan Rose's club was on top of the standings after its last game, played a week ago. In fact, they were a full five [...]