Sports

Off to provincials

The Mooretown Lady Flags Atom “C” team will represent Sarnia-Lambton at the Ontario Women’s Hockey Association Provincial Championships in the GTA, following a 4-2 victory over the Lambton Attack on March 10 in Alvinston. From left are, back row: Head coach Kevin Slater and assistant coach Mike Smith; third row: Lennon Smith, Sydney Nisbet, Ella… Read more »

St. Pat’s wrestlers excel at all-Ontario championship

St Patrick’s High School placed 4th in the women’s division at the all-Ontario high school wrestling championships in Ottawa earlier this month. St. Pat’s also placed 15th in the boys division and 5th overall in the combined team scores. Top finishers from city schools included: Howard Moffatt, 1st, 89 kg, for St Pat’s Brianna Fraser,… Read more »

Vrolyk to play varsity volleyball at McMaster

Sarnia multi-sport athlete Paige Vrolyk is headed to Hamilton this fall to play volleyball for McMaster University. The St. Patrick’s High School student led the Fighting Irish to the Lambton-Kent finals this year, after winning an OFSAA bronze in long jump in 2017. She has also been named most valuable player at Sarnia’s Twin Bridges… Read more »

Headed to provincials

The Mooretown Lady Flags Novice “C” team earned their ticket to the Ontario Women’s Hockey Association Provincial Championships April 5-7, following a 2-1 victory over the Sarnia Lady Sting at the Moore Sports Complex on March 9. From left are, back row: Assistant coaches Dallas Leitch and Dustin Yacks, head coach Bryan Jeffrey and manager… Read more »

Special Olympics swimming qualifier at YMCA

Sarnia is hosting the provincial qualifiers in Special Olympics Swimming on March 23. The event at the Sarnia-Lambton YMCA pool on Finch Drive will feature more than 150 athletes from 11 communities in Ontario, including the host Sarnia Dolphins. Warm-ups begin at 9:15 a.m. with races scheduled to run from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m…. Read more »

Back-to-back gold

The Sarnia Lakers major atom girls won gold in back-to-back basketball tournaments in Hamilton and London recently. From left are, front row: Mackenzie Shields and Peyton Huard; back row: Scott Richard, Adriana Mezza, Alex Richard, Hayley VanHooft, Maliyah Ogorek, Katie Coenjarts, Mya Karlsson, Kaitlyn Carlton, Kate Bedard, Coach Julaine Bedard and Lexi Ryan. Submitted Photo

Legionnaires bow out in first round

The Sarnia Legionnaires hockey season has come to an end. The LaSalle Vipers completed a four-game sweep against the Junior ‘B’ squad on March 6 with a 4-2 victory in the Western Conference quarter final in LaSalle. Sarnia finished fourth in the division with a regular season record of 23-18-2, three points ahead of the… Read more »

Pair of Lambton Lions basketballers honoured

Two members of the Lambton Lions men’s basketball team have been honoured by the Ontario College Athletics Association. Point guard Tyvell Peters was named to the West Division All-Star team while point guard Kardon Edwards made the West Division All-Rookie team. Both Toronto-area natives appeared in 22 games this season. Peters averaged 21 points per… Read more »

Top three

Twenty-three swimmers from the Rapids 1 Swim Team had top three finishes at the St. Clair-Erie Aquatic League meet in Leamington last month. From left are: front row: Leah Thornton, 9, Grace Wallace, 9, Ian Wallace, 10, Darius Landon, 12, Jacobie Jamieson, 7, Ali Page, 10, and Emmanuel deGuzman, 11; back row: Kylie Thornton, 13,… Read more »