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Sting, surprising no one, says it will choose Jakob Chychrun as its first pick

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As widely expected in Ontario Hockey League circles, the Sarnia Sting is using its first overall pick in tomorrow’s OHL draft to nab Jakob Chychrun, an overwhelming standout who is currently part of the Toronto Junior Canadiens line up. The Sting made the announcement at a Friday morning news conference at the RBC Centre. Beginning [...]

Sarnia Sting end regular season with loss to Erie Otters

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By DAVE BORODY ERIE, Pa. – Trevor Letowski is a fighter. Not in the sense of being physical, but seeing a program become a success. The head coach of the Sarnia Sting faced a lot of adversity in his first season as top dog of the Ontario Hockey League team. He was behind the bench [...]

Sarnia Sting drops to Guelph Storm, losing 13-1

Sarnia Sting Hayden Hodgson scored his team's lone goal Friday night in Guelph. Photo courtesy www.sarniasting.com

By DAVE BORODY GUELPH – The Guelph Storm clinched first place overall in the Ontario Hockey League with a 13-1 victory over the Sarnia Sting, Friday night before a sell-out crowd of 4,901 fans at the Sleeman Centre. With one game remaining, Guelph sports the best record at 52-12-2-1. They will be the top seed in the [...]

Sarnia Sting win Thursday in shoot out over Kitchener Rangers

Sarnia Sting players Nick Latta and Jimmy McDowell acknowledge fan support on Thursday. Photo by Metcalfe Photography (www.metcalfephotography.com)

By DAVE BORODY Captain Nick Latta wanted his last home game ever at the RBC Centre to be a memorable one. He got his wish. Latta scored the winning goal in a shootout to provide the Sarnia Sting with a wild 7-6 win over the Kitchener Rangers, Thursday night in front of 2,951 fans. “It feels great,” [...]

Sarnia Sting lose Sunday match to Guelph Storm

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By DAVE BORODY The Guelph Storm have the best record in the Ontario Hockey League this season. Sunday afternoon at the RBC Centre they showed why. The Storm scored three first period goals and cruised to a 6-2 victory over the Sarnia Sting in front of 3,082 spectators. The win was Guelph’s 50th of the season as [...]

Sarnia Sting fall to Soo Greyhounds, losing 7-0

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By DAVE BORODY The Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds posted a 7-0 victory over the Sarnia Sting in Ontario Hockey League action, Friday night in front of 2,955 fans at the RBC Centre. The Greyhounds held a 1-0 lead after the first period and extended that lead to 3-0 after 40 minutes before adding four goals in period [...]

Sarnia Sting lose to Saginaw Spirit in rare early week game

By DAVE BORODY SAGINAW,  Michigan – A three-goal third period propelled the Saginaw Spirit to a 5-2 win over the Sting Sting in front of a capacity crowd of 5,527 fans, Tuesday morning at the Dow Event Centre. With the game tied 2-2 after 40 minutes, Saginaw took a 3-2 lead five minutes into the [...]

Sarnia Sting edged by Peterborough Petes in ‘disappointing’ match

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By DAVE BORODY The Sarnia Sting let the Peterborough Petes hang around and hang around until it was too late. The Petes scored with just over two minutes remaining in regulation time and then scored in the first minute of overtime to edge the Sting 2-1, Saturday night in front of 2,697 fans at the RBC Centre. [...]

Sarnia Sting fall to Erie Otters in final seconds of Friday game

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By DAVE BORODY The Sarnia Sting gave the Erie Otters all they could handle and then some on Friday night. Unfortunately it wasn’t enough. The Otters scored with 38.1 seconds left in regulation time to skate off with a 4-3 victory in front of 3,280 fans at the RBC Centre. The loss officially eliminated Sarnia from playoff [...]

Sarnia Sting fall to Windsor Spitfires in 6-2 Sunday match

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By DAVE BORODY WINDSOR – Special teams proved to be the difference as the Windsor Spitfires defeated the Sarnia Sting 6-2 in Ontario Hockey League action, Sunday afternoon in front of a season-high crowd of 6,374 fans at the WFCU Centre. Three of the six Windsor goals came on the power play while Sarnia failed [...]