Sports

Headed to college

Jennifer Taylor of the Twin Bridges Volleyball Club has signed to play for St. Clair College in the 2018-19 season. Taylor has been an influential member of the Sarnia club the past eight years and volunteers in its house league program. With her is St. Clair coach Jimmy El-Turk. Submitted Photo

Top three swim team finishes

Top three finishes The Sarnia Rapids 1 Swim Team had a strong showing in Windsor at a second St. Clair Erie Aquatic League (SEAL) meet. Top three finishers included, from left, front row: Cyndi Rayson (7), Alexa Ross (7), Margaret McIntosh (7), Taylor Kuntz (6), Ali Page (8); back row: Lauren Armstrong (10), Coach Sue… Read more »

Davies has great cross country run

Northern Collegiate’s Andrew Davies continues to make his mark in cross country running Competing as a member of the Windsor Legion Track and Field Club, Davies finished 9th in a field of 213 runners in the youth division at the Canadian Cross Country Championships, held Nov. 25 in Kingston, Ont. The 17-year-old Sarnian’s strong showing… Read more »

High school hockey results

Great Lakes had something to howl about this week The Wolfpack boys’ hockey team defeated Northern Collegiate 7-2 in a Nov. 27 match at Sarnia Arena. St. Patrick’s didn’t fair as well, losing to LCCVI 3 – 1 two days later. At print time, LKSSAA north division was log-jammed with Lambton Central, North Lambton, Great… Read more »

Up and Over

Dwayne Lambert-Cadore, #10 of the Lambton Lions, is challenged by Gil Atencio of the rival St. Clair College Saints during an OCAA basketball game played Nov. 25 at the Sarnia campus. The Lions came back and took charge in the final quarter to defeat the Saints 81-75 and improve to 5-4 on the season. Bruce… Read more »

Judo club brings home medals

Members of Sarnia’s Bushido Sing Judo/Jitsu School brought home 13 medals from the Ajax Youth Regional Tournament in Ajax, Ont. From left are, back row: Sensei Keven Walsh, Draven Dunagan (gold), Dillon Papanisingh (Silver), Caleb Reid (silver), Maria Arvanitis (silver) and Sempei Ben Werden; middle row: Thomas Werden (bronze), Lillian Dunagan (silver), Zack Colborne (silver),… Read more »

Master named a second team All-Canadian

Northern Collegiate grad Shawn Master was named a second team All-Canadian after leading the University of Windsor Lancers to a 6th place finish at the U Sports National Cross Country Championships in Victoria, B.C. recently. Master had a time of 31:48:57 to finish 11th in a field of 138 of the best university runners in… Read more »

Tournament silver

The Twin Bridges Volleyball 17U girls brought home a silver medal from the first Ontario Volleyball Association Tournament of the season in London. From left are, back row, Head Coach Justin Kuskoff, Assistant Coach Greg Crawford, Teighan Pite, Chantal DeVlugt, Paige Vrolyk, Telessa Salmikivi, Megan Prinsen and Assistant Coach Kelsey Crawford; front row: Julia Vario,… Read more »

Simon Warder squash tournament a success

The 6th annual Simon Warder Memorial Pro Am Squash Tournament raised more than $47,000 this year. The tournament, which took place at Huron Oaks, benefited the Bluewater Health prostate cancer clinic and St. Joseph’s Hospice. Since it began, the event has raised $157,370 in memory of local squash player and referee Simon Warder, who died… Read more »