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Sarnia Sting announce pre-season schedule

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The Sarnia Sting will start the 2014-15 regular season on the road before returning home to kick off the team’s 20th Anniversary season in Sarnia on Friday, October 3rd. The puck drops at 7:05 p.m. as the Sting take on the visiting Barrie Colts at the RBC Centre. The Sarnia Sting season will begin on […]

Sarnia Sting makes big changes to its front office

Bill Abercrombie, left, and Nick Sinclair are taking on major roles in the Sarnia Sting front office.

It’s the first time since the formation of the Sarnia Sting that the president of the club doesn’t have the last name Ciccarelli. Bill Abercrombie, a former assistant coach for the club and most recently director of hockey operations, was promoted to president of the club today. He will also be head scout and director […]

Sarnia Sting actively searching for GM, plans to stay put

The Sarnia Sting OHL hockey club, which for the last year has been operating under a committee structure for its general manager duties, is actively searching for an individual who will take that post, media reports have confirmed. In both print and radio reports, Sting owners have confirmed a search is underway, although an announcement […]

Sarnia Sting awarded ‘Builder’ award by Jr. Sting Association

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The Lambton Jr. Sting AAA Hockey Association held its Annual Awards Ceremony at the RBC Centre’s Hive Bar & Grill last Friday, April 11th. Among the excitement, the Sarnia Sting were acknowledged for their years of ongoing financial support/assistance and were presented with the 2013-14 Builder Award. Bill Abercrombie, the Sting’s director of hockey operations, accepted […]

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 […]