Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Sports’

OPINION: The real issue in the Ray Rice saga

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By JON MAILLET First off, yes…what Ray Rice did was certainly a terrible thing, it shouldn’t have happened, and hopefully won’t again. However, what the NFL and the Baltimore Ravens have done is far worse. No matter what you think of Ray Rice, he at least has accepted responsibility for his actions, has not tried […]

Sarnia Sting planning tailgate celebration as part of its Opening Night against Barrie Colts

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The 20th Anniversary Season celebrations for the Sarnia Sting Hockey Club will kick off on Friday, October 3 with a tailgate party outside the RBC Centre in Sarnia. Beginning at 3:00 p.m., the tailgate party will feature live music, games/contests for all age groups, and a Molson beer tent. The puck drops at 7:05 p.m. on […]

Sarnia Legionnaires make it four straight wins with 9-4 win over St. Thomas Stars

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The Sarnia Legionnaires continued their hot start to the season, exploding for nine goals on the road in St. Thomas, downing the Stars 9-4 to improve to 4-0-0. “We played well but it was sloppy at times, we got into penalty trouble there a couple times. It was just sloppy hockey, sticks got up and […]

Cornel Felder gets first GOJHL win in debut

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By JON MAILLET Legionnaires hold on to win 3-2 at home to London in Cornel Felder’s GOJHL debut and improve to 3-0-0 on the season. Felder turned away 22 shots in the win, a game he held the Nationals scoreless for two periods. “It was a really good entertaining game for the fans, London has […]

Strathroy Rockets drop Lambton Shores Predators in 5-2 score

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The Lambton Shores Predators began the season with a loss to the Strathroy Rockets Saturday night in GOJHL action. The Rockets took a 2-0 lead after the first, scoring both times on the powerplay. Tyler Duarte scored first and later assisted the second powerplay goal by Kieran Milne on a two man advantage. The Rockets […]

Kyrou and Vendramin lift the Sting past the Spitfires 4-2

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By JON MAILLET Jordan Kyrou and Ryan Vendramin each score a pair as the Sting finished the preseason with a 4-2 win over the Windsor Spitfires Friday. The Sarnia Sting doubled up on the Windsor Spitfires in a solid 4-2 win, while the powerplay did not connect on six chances, they played a very disciplined […]

Sarnia Legionnaires win at home, beating Strathroy Rockets 5-3

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By JON MAILLET The Sarnia Legionnaires improved to 2-0-0 Thursday night after a 5-3 win at home to a relatively young Strathroy Rockets team. This was a game where the Legionnaires came out and asserted their dominance when it came to skill and puck possession, and for the second straight game scored the game’s first […]

Sarnia Legionnaires ground the Leamington Flyers in 6-4 win

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By JON MAILLET Kyler Keating shone in his Sarnia Legionnaires debut with a goal and three assists in a 6-4 win over the GOJHL’s defending Western Conference Champion Leamington Flyers. The Legionnaires saw their first test of the season after what looked like a relatively easy preseason which saw them only lose once. Sarnia started […]

Local travel volleyball team holding tryouts

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After a successful season last year with a number of girls teams for the travel volleyball program, Twin Bridges this year wants to expand and offer boys programs as well as U14 to U18 girls. Of particular interest is Boys ages 15 through 17.  “We know there is some interest among some boys in the […]

Sarnia Legionnaires finish preseason with a loss

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The Legionnaires couldn’t stop the Chatham Maroons third period charge and fall 4-3 in their final preseason game. Nathan Mater started the scoring for the Legionnaires in the first period at the 6:48 mark, Brad Campbell picking up the lone assist on the play to make it 1-0. Just under two minutes later, the Legionnaires […]