Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Legionnaires’

Sarnia Legionnaires blank Lambton Shores Predators, 9-0


By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires won their fifth game in a row Thursday, blanking the Lambton Shores Predators 9-0. Goalie Hunter Johnson made 15 saves to pick up the third shutout of his Jr. ‘B’ hockey career. He was also credited with an assist and was named the game’s first star. Captain Nathan Mater […]

Sarnia Legionnaires overcome deficit to earn win over Strathroy Rockets


By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires overcame a two-goal deficit Saturday to post a 3-2 road win over the Strathroy Rockets in Western Jr. ‘B’ hockey action. Bobby King’s shorthanded tally in the second period may have been the turning point. The Legion crew was trailing 2-0 when King and Jordan Fogarty roared down the ice on […]

Sarnia Legionnaires beat LaSalle Vipers in 5-4 contest


By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires beat the LaSalle Vipers 5-4 Thursday, giving them an impressive three wins in four tries against the first place Vipers this season. With the victory, Dan Rose’s Western Ontario Hockey Conference club improved to 19-15-1. The team is now five points out of fourth place in the nine-team loop. “It was […]

Sarnia Legionnaires edge Lambton Shores Predators, 6-4

By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires edged the Lambton Shores Predators 6-4 in a chippy contest played Saturday in Forest. Nathan Mater and Hunter Tyczynski scored twice each for the winners, with single markers going to Jordan Fogarty and Cody Trowell. Matt Kenney, Nick Sproveiro, Colin Burns and Ty Jackson scored for Lambton Shores. Sarnia goalie Hunter […]

Sarnia Police gearing up for downtown road hockey game Tuesday afternoon


Members of the Sarnia Police Service are teaming up with the Lambton Drug Awareness Action Committee to go up against members of the Sarnia Legionnaires Junior B Hockey team tomorrow (Tuesday, Dec. 31) for a road hockey game. The event is part of a drug free New Year’s celebration in downtown Sarnia. Organizers advise dressing […]

Sarnia Legionnaires beat St. Thomas Stars after player acquisitions

By Dan McCaffery A pair of newly-acquired players led the Sarnia Legionnaires to a 4-2 win over the St. Thomas Stars Friday. Goalie Hunter Johnson made several terrific saves and rearguard Billy Grillo was rock solid on the blueline as the Legion crew won its 6th road game of the season. That matches the number of victories […]

Sarnia Legionnaires lose to Chatham Maroons in 4-2 contest

By Dan McCaffery The streaking Chatham Maroons edged the Sarnia Legionnaires 4-2 Thursday before a big crowd at the Brock Street Barn. Just under 1,500 fans were on hand for the contest. Josh Kestner and Jay Clarke scored for the Legion crew, with assists going to Clarke, Brad Campbell, Nathan Mater and Thomas Moxley. Newly […]

Sarnia Legionnaires pick up strong defenceman in cash deal

By Dan McCaffery Billy Grillo, a stay-at-home rearguard with a good point shot, has joined the Sarnia Legionnaires. The 20-year-old, who shoots left, was obtained in a straight cash deal with the Fort Frances Lakers of the Superior International Jr. ‘A’ Hockey League. The Hermantown, Minnesota, native stands 6’2 and weighs in at 200 pounds. […]

Sarnia Legionnaires beat St. Thomas Stars in decisive 6-4 contest


By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires shot down the Leamington Flyers Tuesday. Coach Dan Rose’s Western Jr. ‘B’ hockey club defeated the powerful Tomato Town team 6-4 before more than 1,000 roaring fans at the Brock Street Barn. The setback prevented Leamington from moving into first place in the nine-team loop. It was a wild affair in […]

Sarnia Legionnaires donating free tickets for RIDE program

By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires are once again teaming up with city police in a bid to combat drinking and driving. Theo Bet, vice president of marketing for the local Jr. ‘B’ hockey club, announced Friday the Legionnaires are donating 700 tickets that police will give to drivers who get through Holiday Season RIDE checks unscathed. […]