Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Sports’

Fans look forward to start of Legionnaires’ season

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By JON MAILLET It’s that time of year every hockey fan has been looking forward to since the middle of spring, that time to get excited at the possibilities that are abound. A fresh start for their team. That’s no different when it comes to the Sarnia Legionnaires. After an early first round exit in […]

Sarnia Saints Rugby Club in action this week

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Members of the Sarnia Saints Rugby Club will be busy beginning Wednesday night when the Under 18 team faces Guelph in Niagara Rugby Union action at Northern High School beginning at 7 p.m. (the time being subject to Guelph’s arrival). “Big game Wednesday night for our U-18 boys! Right now we are tied for 3rd but […]

Sting reaching out to organizations for volunteers as fundraising opportunity

By JON MAILLET Whether it has been a jersey auction for Heart and Stroke, a food drive for the Inn or the annual Teddy Bear Toss, the Sarnia Sting have not only been in the community for 20 years, but has also served in it as well. This season the Sarnia Sting have announced another […]

There’s a ‘buzz’ in the air for Sarnia Sting fans

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By JON MAILLET With the Sarnia Sting’s training camp on the way, there seems to be a lot to be excited about. Maybe the team won’t win a Memorial Cup, but forgive me for saying there is a proverbial buzz in the air. Even though the players haven’t officially arrived, and training camp isn’t open, […]

Sarnia lawn bowlers compete in Libro Credit Union In-Club tourney

Grant Collison and Mary Winter took top honours when the Libro Credit Union In-Club Tournament was held at the Sarnia Lawn Bowling Club on Aug. 19. Bill Recor and Nancy McCann finished second with Jim Foley and Sylvia Moffitt in third. Pictured are, from left, Mary Winter, Gwen Klatt of Libro and Grant Collison.

Grant Collison and Mary Winter were the top team of the day when the Libro Credit Union In-Club Tournament was held at the Sarnia Lawn Bowling Club on Aug. 19. Fourteen teams (28 club members) took part in the open draw pairs event. Bill Recor and Nancy McCann took second, while third place was won by […]

Sarnia Sting adds to its coaching staff

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The Sarnia Sting has three more coaching staff after an announcement Thursday. Chris Lazary, former head coach of the Waterloo Siskins Jr. B team in the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League, was named an assistant coach with the Sting, Patrick Desrochers, a former NHL and OHL player, was named goaltending coach, and Dylan Seca was named […]

Sting receives player commitment from rising Czech star

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The Sarnia Sting has received an official commitment from Pavel Zacha to play for the Sting in the upcoming season. Zacha, a 17-year-old forward from the Czech Republic, spent the majority of the 2013-14 Season with Liberec’s main club after an impressive start with the team’s U20 squad. In 10 games with the junior team, Zacha […]

Lawn bowlers raise more than $1,200 at Breast Cancer Tournament

Sandy and Nick Symes of Sarnia prevailed over 21 other pairs teams when the annual Breast Cancer Tournament was held at the Sarnia Lawn Bowling Club on Civic Holiday Monday. The event raised over $1,200 for the Breast Cancer Society.

It was a good day for bowling and charity at the Sarnia Lawn Bowling Club on the holiday Monday, Aug. 4. Twenty-two Open Pairs teams took part in the annual Breast Cancer Tournament, with over $1,200 raised for the Breast Cancer Society. Competitors came from Grand Bend, London, Milton, Forest and Dresden, but in the […]

Corunna’s Derek Drouin high jumps to gold medal at Commonwealth Games

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Derek Drouin, a native of Corunna, captured the gold medal in the final for the high jump at the Commonwealth Games being held in Glasgow, Scotland. His winning jump was 2.31 metres, some three centimetres better than the second place competitor. Drouin, who is a graduate of Indiana University, is well-known for his prowess in […]

Still sharing his skills with a next generation of hockey stars

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Jeff Perry, a Sarnia native and former NHL’er, is once again hosting his Elite Skills and Conditioning Camp, the 13th year the event has been held. The August 4-8 and August 11-15 sessions will be at the RBC Centre. Perry, who was a sixth round pick of the Toronto Maple Leafs in 1992, has seven […]