Sports

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 on Nov. 4. 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… Read more »

Northern cross country team wins gold at provincials

The senior girls’ cross country team from Northern Collegiate used an interesting strategy to strike gold at the all-Ontario high school championships. Four team members – Caroline Forbes, Kaylee White, Lauren Perkins and Bryar Fournie – ran together over the six-kilometre course, helping each other to the provincial team title. Their teammates Madison Winegard and… Read more »

Touchdown run

Joey Ferrera (28) of the St Patrick’s Fighting Irish senior football team shakes off a tackle and charges up the middle to score a touchdown against Ursuline College of Chatham on Nov. 3. St. Pat’s went on to win 30-0 and finish 5-1 on the LKSSAA senior football regular season. Bruce Smith, Special to The… Read more »

Wolfpack boys’ basketball tryouts

Tryouts are scheduled for the Great Lakes Wolfpack travel basketball teams Grades 6, 7 and 8 boys from Great Lakes feeder schools are invited to try out at the following times: Grade 8: Nov. 27, 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. (main gym) Dec. 4,  5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m. (main gym) Dec. 7,  7:30 p.m…. Read more »

Rumble at the Border bringing live wrestling to The Station

Troy Shantz Sarnia councillor Brian White knew the world of municipal politics would be rough but never thought it would take him into the wrestling ring. After trading insults on Facebook with professional wrestler Sebastian Suave, White jostled with him during a September Smash Wrestling show in Sarnia. “I was called out by a professional wrestler, which… Read more »

U35 Champions

The Art & Letters team is the 2017 Treble champions in the Sarnia FC adult rec league’s over 35 division. From left are, front row: Keith Sokol, Lucio Pasqual, Kelvin Mahabir, Toby Rae, Al Dillon, Chris Marshall, Jason Tassone, Alvis Edwards and Steve Ferencsik; back row: Coach Les Thomson, Paul Burke, Sam Benjamin, Blair Young,… Read more »

Win streak continues

Jordan Braekevelt of St. Patrick’s High School takes a fourth-quarter shot during a 59-30 victory over Northern Collegiate in senior girls’ basketball on Nov. 2. With the victory, the undefeated Fighting Irish improved to 8-0 on the season. Bruce Smith, Special to The Journal

Best day ever

Nelson White had his best fishing day ever two weeks ago when he caught this 20-pound salmon while fishing from shore in the St. Clair River at Sarnia. And he wasn’t done. White also reeled in a 15-pounder, with both fish netted by pal Ronnie D’Haene, who took this photo.

Leaf star has forgiven Kerry Fraser for missed high-stick

Troy Shantz An icon of Canadian hockey and a Toronto Maple Leaf fan favourite is coming to Sarnia next week. Doug Gilmour will be at The Book Keeper on Wednesday, Nov. 8, signing copies of his new book Killer: My Life in Hockey. “It’s a lot about family, it’s a lot about some things I… Read more »