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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 […]

Sarnia Sting snap losing streak on Saturday with win over Ottawa 67s

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By DAVE BORODY Finally, some smiling faces could be seen around the RBC Centre Saturday night. That’s because the Sarnia Sting ended a long, 11-game losing streak with a solid 6-1 victory over the Ottawa 67s in front of a nice crowd of 3,579 energetic fans. The last Sting win was away back on Jan. […]

Sarnia Sting come up short against Plymouth Whalers, losing 3-2

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By DAVE BORODY The Sarnia Sting came up just a little short against the Plymouth Whalers Friday night. A three-goal second period made the difference as the Whalers posted a 3-2 victory in front of 3,291 fans at the RBC Centre. “We played hard,” said Sting head coach Trevor Letowski. “I was pretty happy with […]

Sarnia Sting prepare for another busy weekend

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Last weekend was highlighted by a spectacular debut for rookie goaltender Justin Fazio. Despite falling 3-1 against Saginaw on Monday afternoon, Fazio made 32 saves and walked away with 2nd star honours. Heading into this weekend, the Sting are likely to see Renaud, Korostelev and Nikandrov return at some point over the 3 game stretch. The […]

Sarnia’s Justin Fazio makes his OHL debut on Family Day

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By DAVE BORODY Sarnia native Justin Fazio found out Sunday he would make his first-ever regular season start in the Ontario Hockey League in goal for the Sarnia Sting. “(Mark) Glavin, (Assistant General Manager), called me last night, but I missed it,” said Fazio. “Then I got a text later saying I would be playing […]

Sarnia Sting lose second of back-to-back games to London Knights

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The Sting dropped their second straight to the Knights on Friday night in front of 9046 fans at the Budweiser Gardens. Plagued by injury and suspensions, the Sting only dressed 14 skaters in the loss. The Sting led by a score of 2-1 after 20 minutes of play, but the star-studded Knights roster was once […]