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Sarnia Sting fall short in home opener, losing 4-2 against Barrie Colts

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By DAVE BORODY The Sarnia Sting fell just a little short against the Barrie Colts Friday night. The Colts recorded a 4-2 victory in front of an enthusiastic crowd of 3,582 fans at the RBC Centre in their home opener. The loss leaves the Sting with a 0-2-1-0 record in this young Ontario Hockey League […]

Sarnia Sting lose to Saginaw Spirit 4-3 in overtime

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By DAVE BORODY SAGINAW, Mich. – No team likes to lose a game, especially in overtime. But for the Sarnia Sting, a third period rally at least produced a valuable point for the team against the Saginaw Spirit Saturday night. The Spirit scored at 3:24  of the five-minute overtime to post a 4-3 victory in […]

Sarnia Sting drop season opener in 7-3 to Sault Ste. Marie

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By DAVE BORODY SAULT STE. MARIE – The Sarnia Sting opened their 2014-15 Ontario Hockey League season on a losing note dropping a 7-3 decision to the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds Friday night before a capacity crowd of 4,526 fans at the Essar Centre. A quick start by the Greyhounds did in the Sting. Sault […]

Sarnia Sting planning tailgate celebration as part of its Opening Night against Barrie Colts

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The 20th Anniversary Season celebrations for the Sarnia Sting Hockey Club will kick off on Friday, October 3 with a tailgate party outside the RBC Centre in Sarnia. Beginning at 3:00 p.m., the tailgate party will feature live music, games/contests for all age groups, and a Molson beer tent. The puck drops at 7:05 p.m. on […]

Kyrou and Vendramin lift the Sting past the Spitfires 4-2

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By JON MAILLET Jordan Kyrou and Ryan Vendramin each score a pair as the Sting finished the preseason with a 4-2 win over the Windsor Spitfires Friday. The Sarnia Sting doubled up on the Windsor Spitfires in a solid 4-2 win, while the powerplay did not connect on six chances, they played a very disciplined […]

Sarnia Sting crushes London Knights in 7-1 contest

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By DAVE BORODY There are a number of players the Sarnia Sting will count on heavily this season as they make their way up the standings in the Ontario Hockey League. Two of those players are forwards Nikita Korostelev and Alexandre Renaud. The pair responded in a big way as the Sting crushed the London […]

Sarnia Sting announce community tour

In partnership with Scotiabank and Badder Bus, the Sarnia Sting have announced their 2014-15 Community Tour. The Community Tour will make its first stop on Friday, September 19 at the Watford Community Arena before the Sarnia Sting’s 2014-15 campaign officially gets underway. In total, the Community Tour will visit six arenas across the region over […]

Sarnia Sting signs Jake O’Donnell to standard player agreement

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The Sarnia Sting has signed Jake O’Donnell to a standard player agreement with the club. Selected 61st overall in the 2014 OHL Priority Selection, O’Donnell is a two-way defenseman who is very responsible in his own zone, yet has the skill-set to contribute offensively. Last year, O’Donnell recorded 12 points in 31 games with the […]

Sarnia Sting down Saginaw Spirit in 3-2 shootout

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Jordan Kyrou was the hero in the shootout Monday afternoon as the Sarnia Sting began the preseason with a win against the Saginaw Spirit. The Sarnia Sting started the scoring as Ryan Vendramin made it 1-0 midway through the first period, with Kevin Spinozzi and Connor Schlicting picking up the assists. That lead held up […]

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 […]