Posts Tagged ‘sarnia sting’

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

Schlichting_Connor5611

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

Chapman3753

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

Fazio14218

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

Bushnell_Noah0234

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 […]

Sarnia Sting battered by London Knights

Net clutter2920

The Sting came into Thursday’s game knowing they’d be in tough against a powerful Knights team, and that’s exactly what it was, tough. The Knights scored 11 unanswered goals in front of 3270 fans at the RBC Centre . Canucks prospect Bo Horvat opened the scoring in the first period, and it was all downhill […]

Sarnia Sting come home after disappointing weekend, losing to Kingston Sunday afternoon

KINGSTON – On a night where two of the most offensive draft eligible forwards in the OHL squared off, Sam Bennett and the Kingston Frontenacs came out on top. The Sting were unable to pick up crucial points on Sunday afternoon as they close out yet another 3 game weekend with a loss. The Frontenacs […]

Sarnia Sting bested by Belleville Bulls in 4-3 contest

Sarnia Sting player N

BELLEVILLE – After a rough start to the eastern road trip Friday in Ottawa, the Sting fought hard in a 4 to 3 loss to the Belleville Bulls on Saturday. Despite a rocky first period that saw them trailing 3-0, the Sting put together a strong final 40 minutes. Belleville came out hard in the […]

Sarnia Sting lose 7-2 to Ottawa 67s as weekend begins

Friday’s 7-2 loss to the Ottawa 67s wasn’t the start that Trevor Letowski and the Sarnia Sting were looking for to start their three game Eastern road trip this weekend. The young Sting team were 5 points back of the Plymouth Whalers for the final playoff spot in the Western Conference heading into Friday’s play. […]

Sarnia Sting on the road for another key weekend, facing Ottawa, Belleville and Kingston

Goldy0212

After failing to pick up crucial points this past weekend, the Sting find themselves 5 points back of the Plymouth Whalers for the 8th and final playoff spot in the OHL’s Western Conference. The Sting gave up a total of 20 goals in 3 games last weekend – a statistic that can be chalked up […]

Sarnia Sting fails to win any points on weekend, losing 7-3 to Mississauga Steelheads

goldobin11359

By DAVE BORODY A tired and shorthanded Sarnia Sting team dropped a 7-3 decision to the Mississauga Steelheads, Saturday night in front of 2,933 fans at the RBC Centre. The loss was Sarnia’s fourth straight in the Ontario Hockey League. Sarnia also fell five points back of Plymouth in the battle for the eighth and […]