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Kings Trump Ironmen, Series Tied

The Penetang Kings got on the board early and fended off four Wingham powerplays before squeaking out a 3-2 overtime win Wednesday night on home ice. The Kings scored 3:17 into the first period and held that lead until early in the second period.  That’s when Jamie Huber rushed down the left wing and snapped […]

Lucknow Runner Competes on World Stage

Lucknow native Julie-Anne Staehli was 7th in the FISU cross country race held in Uganda. The World University championship was on Saturday and Staehli completed the 6 km course in 21:31:34.  The top three finishers came from Uganda, with the four to six spots claimed by Japanese competitors.  The first place time was 20:33:77. There […]

OMHA This Weekend

A number of local teams play home and away games in the OMHA Finals this weekend.  Some have a chance to clinch. OMHA Playdowns 2014 Finals Best of 5 Atom “B” Listowel vs. Simcoe Listowel leads series 1-0 March 22 @ 12:30pm in Simcoe March 23 @ 3:00pm in Listowel Atom “CC” Mitchell vs. Wasaga […]

Stratford Team Goes For Gold

The St. Michael Catholic Secondary School girls hockey team out of Stratford is in the gold final at the OFSAA “A/AA” tournament in Sudbury. The team is undefeated after 5 games of tournament play winning the semi-final this morning against Appleby College of Oakville 2-1 in overtime. The gold medal game is at 6:00pm this […]