Victory was in the air on Sunday, Feb. 22 in Elmira as the Elmira Sugar Kings secured first place, not only in their own division, but also compared to the Western Division of the GOJHL.
BANNER SPORTS KITCHENER – A two-goal performance from Jordan Delaurier helped propel the Kitchener Dutchmen to a 4-1 victory over the Listowel Cyclones in Game 1 of their Midwestern Conference playoff quarter-final on Feb. 25. Adam Kawalec had a goal and two assists and Alex Demrovsky also scored for Kitchener, who have dispatched Listowel from [...]
BANNER SPORTS KINGSTON – Roland McKeown is now a member of the Carolina Hurricanes. The Los Angeles Kings dealt the 19-year-old Listowel blueliner to Carolina on Feb. 25 along with a 2015 conditional first-round draft pick for puck-moving defenceman Andrej Sekera. The 28-year-old Sekera was considered one of the top rearguards available on the market [...]
Wingham could take the semi-final series with Kincardine Bulldogs this Wednesday evening, 8:15 at the North Huron Wescast Community Complex. Wingham squeezed out a 2-1 overtime win on home ice Friday night. Despite the Bulldogs’ record of home ice wins, Wingham came home from Kincardine Saturday evening with a 4-0 shutout for goalie Ben Nelson. [...]
Ringette was plentiful for the Exeter/Seaforth U19A Provincial Ringette team last week; the locals claimed four of six points in the Western Ontario Ringette League play with a 3-3 tie in Fergus Feb. 19, a 6-1 win in Guelph Feb. 21 and a 1-1 tie in Chatham Feb. 22.
The Novice Rep Sabres completed an eight point (four game) sweep of the Ilderon Jets to advance to the next round in the OMHA “CC” playoffs.
Listowel Junior ‘B’s host Game 2 Friday at Memorial Arena BY DAN MCNEE BANNER SPORTS LISTOWEL – The Listowel Cyclones will get another crack at upsetting the No. 2 seeded Kitchener Dutchmen beginning tonight, as the two Midwestern Conference clubs meet in the quarter-finals for the third consecutive post-season. The Dutchmen (34-11-4) held the edge [...]
Mapleton-Minto advances to Senior ‘AA’ semifinals BY DAN MCNEE EXPRESS SPORTS PALMERSTON – In the end, Mapleton-Minto just wanted it more. The third-seeded 81’s eliminated the No. 2 Saugeen Shores Winterhawks from the Senior ‘AA’ post-season on Sunday night in Palmerston with a 3-2 victory, winning the quarter-final series in six games. Mapleton-Minto now advances [...]
The Centre Wellington Mohawks Tyke lacrosse team played the Air Canada Centre pre-game before the Toronto Rock hit the field to play against the Minnesota Swarm on Feb. 14 in Toronto.
In recent skating competition