Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Legionnaires’

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. […]

Sarnia Legionnaires topple St. Thomas Stars, logging 7-3 win

By Dan McCaffery A devastating power-play propelled the Sarnia Legionnaires to a 7-3 win over the St. Thomas Stars Thursday. Coach Dan Rose’s Western Jr. ‘B’ hockey team was a perfect six-for-six with the man advantage in a game played at the Brock Street Barn before 1,168 fans. “We had chemistry on our lines, we moved […]

Sarnia Legionnaires devastate St. Thomas Stars in third period for 9-5 win

By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires exploded for five third period goalsThursday on their way to a 9-5 win over the St. Thomas Stars. Jay Clarke led the way with three goals and an assist. The outburst was especially thrilling for the little forward because his parents had made the trip from Georgia to watch him […]

Sarnia Legionnaires fall to London Nationals in 3-2 contest


By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires were edged 3-2 by the London Nationals Wednesday in Western Jr. ‘B’ hockey action. “It was a really good road game,” Sarnia head coach Dan Rose said afterward. “We outplayed them. Sometimes you win by a goal and sometimes you lose by a goal.” In fact, the Legion crew […]

Sarnia Legionnairres knock off first place LaSalle Vipers in 5-4 win

By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires staged another miraculous comeback Thursday. This time, the Legion crew rallied from a three-goal deficit to knock off the first place LaSalle Vipers 5-4. With a season-high crowd of 1,436 fans looking on, head coach Dan Rose’s squad scored five unanswered second period goals to erase a 3-0 Vipers […]

Sarnia Legionnaires win third straight game, beating Lambton Shores Predators 5-4

By DAN MCCAFFERY The Sarnia Legionnaires won their third straight game Saturday, edging the Lambton Shores Predators 5-4 in a shootout. With the victory the Legion squad improved its won-lost record to 10-8. In the process, it moved within a single point of third place Strathroy in the tight Western Ontario Hockey Conference standings. Jordan […]

Scary night for visiting St. Marys as Sarnia Legionnaires take 15-5 win


By DAN MCCAFFERY The Sarnia Legionnaires scored a scary number of goals on Halloween night as they coasted to their biggest win of the season. Coach Dan Rose’s Western Jr. ‘B’ squad crushed St. Marys Lincolns 15-5 Thursday before almost 1,000 fans at the Brock Street Barn. Rose said his team did not try to […]