Posts Tagged ‘Sarnia Sports’

Late surge gives Sarnia Legionnaires a 6-4 win over St. Thomas Stars

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The Sarnia Legionnaires opened the preseason with a come from behind win in St. Thomas last night, Ryan Lyle and Shawn Moulis led the way. The Legionnaires started the scoring just 50 seconds into the second frame, with Moulis scoring the game’s first goal, assisted by Nick Sproviero. The Stars would answer back with four […]

Sarnia Minor Rookie Braves head to the OBA Championship as LDBA Champs!

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The Sarnia Minor Rookie Braves finished 4-0 last weekend to become the LDBA Champions. The Minor Rookie Braves had a strong season, finishing 1st in the LDBA with a 31-12-1 record. The Braves then went undefeated this past weekend in the LDBA Playoffs to become league champs. The team now gets ready for a trip […]

OPINION: Fighting, headshots and the rules that change as a result

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By JON MAILLET Last week OHL Commissioner David Branch released some new rule changes addressing staged fights and head hits in the Ontario Hockey League. It is no secret that Branch has targeted fighting in recent years, and given the attention to concussions, has been met with some fanfare. Granted, this issue of fighting is […]

Legionnaires hold Black Vs White game

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Sarnia Legionnaires held their main camp over the weekend, concluding with the annual Black Vs White game. With many familiar faces returning, coach Dan Rose acknowledges that there are not many open spots available, but at the same time, this camp is also about seeing kids that may play for the Legionnaires in years to […]

Predators start the GOJHL pre-season with a win

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The Lambton Shores Predators kicked off the GOJHL Preseason Wednesday night with a win over the London Nationals. The Nationals had 12 power plays and out shot Lambton Shores 41-17 according to Pointstreak. However the Predators had solid goaltending in the 3-2 win. Lambton Shores appears to have put on a special teams clinic against […]

Sarnia native wins North American Ironman

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Sarnia was well represented over the weekend in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, in the North American Ironman Championship. Sarnia native Sara Gross overcame adversity to claim the title on Sunday while Wes Harding, while not winning, did beat his personal best. With her win, Gross secured her spot at Kona, the Ironman World Championship in Hawaii this […]

Sarnia lawn bowlers honour memory of past members with tournament

Past bowlers were remembered when the Sarnia Lawn Bowling Club held its annual In Memoriam In-club Tournament on Aug. 14. Sixteen pairs teams competed with the winners being Brian Bolt, left, and Ed Braithwaite. Second place was taken by Dave Moffitt and Nancy Landry, with Ian Shouldice and Simon Harris finishing third.

The Sarnia Lawn Bowling Club honoured the memory of past members of the club when the annual In Memoriam In-club Tournament was held on Aug. 14. Following a supper of corn and hotdogs, 16 pairs teams competed  in two 10-end games. When the last bowls were thrown, the winning team was the combo of Ed […]

Sarnia Club will host Novice lawn bowlers in provincial tournament

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Bowlers from across Ontario will be competing for the opportunity of being crowned the Ontario Novice Triples Lawn Bowling Champions at the Sarnia Lawn Bowling Club in early September. Teams of three (16 Men’s and 16 Women’s) from across Ontario (96 bowlers) will meet in Sarnia for two days of intense competition in a sport […]

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 […]