Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Sports’

Sarnia Legionnaires overtake LaSalle Vipers in 5-4 contest


By Dan McCaffery Josh Kestner scored in overtime to give the Sarnia Legionnaires a big 5-4 win over the hometown LaSalle Vipers in Western Jr. ‘B’ hockey action Friday. Goalie Hunter Johnson helped set the play up, passing the puck to Jay Clarke, who fed it to Kestner. Kestner, who was streaking down the right wing, unloaded [...]

Sarnia Legionnaires defeat Strathroy Rockets in 4-3 comeback

By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires won a thrilling Jr. ‘B’ hockey game at the Brock Street Barn Thursday. Captain Nathan Mater scored early in overtime to give the Legion crew a 4-3 comeback win over the Strathroy Rockets. The marker, Mater’s 16th of the season, was set up by Jay Clarke. Sarnia only made [...]

Local pool players come away from London competition in top form


By DAVID BURROWS Perhaps when you think of pool, you may think of Paul Newman in “The Hustler” or Tom Cruise in “The Color of Money.” In reality pool is a respected sport that requires accuracy and mental focus. There are many sanctioned leagues throughout the world such as VNEA & BCA. Both have a [...]

Sarnia Sting prepare for another busy weekend


Last weekend was highlighted by a spectacular debut for rookie goaltender Justin Fazio. Despite falling 3-1 against Saginaw on Monday afternoon, Fazio made 32 saves and walked away with 2nd star honours. Heading into this weekend, the Sting are likely to see Renaud, Korostelev and Nikandrov return at some point over the 3 game stretch. The [...]

Sarnia’s Justin Fazio makes his OHL debut on Family Day


By DAVE BORODY Sarnia native Justin Fazio found out Sunday he would make his first-ever regular season start in the Ontario Hockey League in goal for the Sarnia Sting. “(Mark) Glavin, (Assistant General Manager), called me last night, but I missed it,” said Fazio. “Then I got a text later saying I would be playing [...]

Sarnia Sting lose second of back-to-back games to London Knights


The Sting dropped their second straight to the Knights on Friday night in front of 9046 fans at the Budweiser Gardens. Plagued by injury and suspensions, the Sting only dressed 14 skaters in the loss. The Sting led by a score of 2-1 after 20 minutes of play, but the star-studded Knights roster was once [...]

Sarnia Legionnaires puts damper on St. Thomas Stars’ night with big win


By Dan McCaffery The Sarnia Legionnaires ruined the annual “Fill the Rink” night in St. Thomas Friday by filling the home team’s net with pucks. Coach Dan Rose’s club romped to an impressive 7-2 win over the Stars in a Western Jr. ‘B’ hockey game played before a season-high crowd of almost 1,700 fans at the Timkin [...]

Sarnia Sting battered by London Knights

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The Sting came into Thursday’s game knowing they’d be in tough against a powerful Knights team, and that’s exactly what it was, tough. The Knights scored 11 unanswered goals in front of 3270 fans at the RBC Centre . Canucks prospect Bo Horvat opened the scoring in the first period, and it was all downhill [...]

LSSAA Scoreboard, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014

BOYS HOCKEY Northern 4 (Max Steeves 2 Goals Drew Morgan 1 Goal Dillon Saunders 1 Goal Assists: Blaine Adams 2, Kyle Adams, Kolton Knott, Dillon Saunders), LCCVI 1 (I. McLean Goal Bryce, Li Assists)

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 [...]