Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Legionnaires’

Sarnia Legionnaires defeat Leamington, 5-2

By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires won their third Jr. ‘B hockey game in a row Saturday, defeating the powerhouse Leamington Flyers 5-2. The victory, which came in front of more than 1,400 roaring fans at the Brock Street Barn, gave Sarnia a share of fourth place with London in the Western Ontario Hockey Conference […]

Sarnia Legionnaires blank Strathroy Rockets, 5-0


By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires blanked the Strathroy Rockets 5-0 Thursday in an important Jr. ‘B’ hockey contest. With the win, coach Dan Rose’s squad took a three point lead over the sixth place Rockets in the Western Ontario Hockey Conference standings. Perhaps just as significant, the Sarnians climbed within two points of the fourth ranked […]

Sarnia Legionnaires beat St. Marys Lincolns in 4-2 contest

By Dan McCaffery Rookie Riley Roberts scored two goals Friday to pace the Sarnia Legionnaires to a 4-2 win over the St. Marys Lincolns in Jr. ‘B’ hockey action. “That was a good, bounce-back effort from last night’s game (an overtime loss to Lambton Shores on Thursday),” Legionnaires head coach Dan Rose said. He added […]

Sarnia Legionnaires fall to Chatham Maroons in 5-1 Sunday contest

By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires fell 5-1 to the Chatham Maroons in Jr. ‘B’ hockey action Sunday, putting an end to their modest five-game winning streak. The loss was the first Sarnia has suffered since before Christmas. Ryan Vendramin scored his 20 th of the season for the Legionnaires in the first period, roofing […]

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 […]