Posts Tagged ‘sports’

Legionnaires lose at St. Thomas in Junior “B” hockey

St. Thomas scored twice in 17 seconds early in the second period to break open a close game and propel the Stars to a 7-4 win over Sarnia on Sunday night in Greater Ontario Junior "B" Hockey League action.   Former Sarnia Sting Blake Thomas scored twice for the Stars, as did Drew Collinson and [...]

Alvinston tops Dresden 5-1 in Junior ‘C’ hockey

The Alvinston Flyers  scored three times in the first period and coasted to a 5-1 win over Dresden in Great Lakes Junior "C" Hockey League action at the Brooke Inwood Community Centre on Sunday. Chase Clark led the Flyers with a pair of goals and Brandon Campbell had another strong game in goal making 42 [...]

The host team wins one and loses one at the Silver Stick tournament in Watford

The East Lambton Eagles Pee Wees have split their first two games at the 51st annual Roy Caley Memorial Silver Stick Tournament in Watford.   The Eagles beat Burford, 3-2 in overtime in their opener, but lost 5-4 in overtime to Ilderton in game number two. Elsewhere, Mooretown edged St. Thomas, 4-3 and lost to [...]

Petrolia’s win streak in senior hockey reaches double digits

John Martin scored twice to lead the Petrolia Squires to a 4-3 victory over Thedford on Saturday afternoon in Western Ontario Senior Hockey League action at the RBC Centre in Sarnia. Kyle Gould and Dan Veenema also scored for the Squires. Stephen McLinchey counted twice for Thedford with Trevor Turner adding the other. The Squires [...]

Petrolia Squires have now nine straight games in senior hockey

Six different players hit the scoresheet as the Petrolia Squires outlasted Tillsonburg, 6-4 on Friday night at the Greenwood Recreation Centre.   John Martin, Dan Veenema, Carson Simpson, Breydan Belan, Scott McPhail and Jason Polera scored for the Squires.   Petrolia has now won 9 straight games and moved into a first place tie in [...]

Wallaceburg tops Alvinston in Junior ‘C’ hockey

Brandon Campbell made 43 saves, including 20 in the second period, but he could only hold the fort so long.   Rob Pollock scored the game-winner late in the second period and Wallaceburg added three unanswered goals in the third period to lead Wallaceburg over Alvinston 5-1 in Great Lakes Junior "C" hockey action on [...]

Regional Silver Stick action begins tonight in Watford

After battling horrendous weather conditions for the better part of this week, the opening of the Roy Caley Memorial Regional Silver Stick hockey tournament in Watford will likley be a welcome distraction.   The tournament opens with three games tonight, including Dresden vs. Strathroy at 6 p.m.   The host East Lambton Eagles play their [...]

Drydak does it all as Legionnaires top Maroons in Junior “B” hockey action

Jesse Drydak was a one-man wrecking crew as the Sarnia Legionnaires beat the Maroons, 5-4 in Western Ontario Junior "B" Hockey League action in Chatham on Sunday night. It was turnaround fair play following the Maroons, 6-5 shootout victory in Sarnia on Saturday. In Sunday''s contest, Drydak had two goals and two assists, including the [...]

Sarnia’s Jeffrey sparks Penguins to a win over Buffalo in the NHL

Sarnia-born Dustin Jeffrey has made the most out of his first game with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season. He had a goal and an assist last night in Pittsburgh's 5-2 win at Buffalo. Jeffrey was called up on Friday from the Penguins top farm club in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton where he has amassed 13 goals and 17 assists [...]

Legionnaires blow a three goal lead against Chatham at the Sarnia Arena

Mike Rivard had the shootout winner as Chatham beat the Sarnia Legionnaires, 6-5 on Saturday night. Chatham rebounded from a 5-2 deficit in the third period to force overtime and the shootout in the Western Ontario Junior "B" action at the Sarnia Arena. Nathan Mater scored twice for Sarnia in a losing cause, with singles [...]