SMAA football action

Kicker Nicholas Vacek (#72) of the Avengers attempts a convert in 22-7 victory over the Sky Fire in SMAA football action at Norm Perry Park on Oct. 11. In the other PeeWee game the Vortex downed the Buzz Saw 20-6. In Atom play, the Razor Claws doused the Inferno 30-6 and the Shock Wave stunned… Read more »

World U17 hockey tickets

Single game tickets are now on sale for the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge, taking place Oct. 31 to Nov. 8. The tournament is centred out of Sarnia’s RBC Centre and features three Canadian teams, Finland, Russia, Slovakia, Sweden and the United States. A Gold and Bronze Medal games package is also on sale to the… Read more »

Sarnia Olympic F.C. victorious

Sarnia Olympic F.C. notched a 3-1 victory in the final over Paddy Flaherty’s to win the Sarnia Men’s Industrial Soccer League Over 35 title. The championship was the fourth in a row for Sarnia Olympic F.C. Submitted Photo

Irish third at OFSSA golf

The St. Patrick’s boys golf team placed third at the Ontario Federation of Secondary School Athletic Association festival in Stratford last week. The Irish squad of Graeme Brunet, Swade Hall, Colin Leyton and Jacob Williams, finished behind schools from Waterloo and London for the team title. Brunet had the top individual St. Pat’s score. He… Read more »

Update on high school sports merger

Barry Wright The amalgamation of high school sports in Sarnia-Lambton and Chatham-Kent is going well, says the coordinator of the new Lambton Kent Secondary School Athletic Association. “The transition has been fairly smooth,’ said James Clarke. “We spent a lot of time in June and over the summer making sure we had everything in place… Read more »

High school tennis results

Sarnia’s St. Patrick’s High School won the team championship at the Lambton-Kent secondary tennis finals held at the Sarnia Riding Club and Sarnia Tennis Club. Northern Collegiate was fourth and St. Clair Secondary tied for fifth at the Oct. 8 event. Individual winners from Sarnia schools included: Boys Singles:    Andrew Davies (Northern) Girls Singles:     Sarah… Read more »

Sarnia’s Doran back in the NHL

Barry Wright A former general manager of the Sarnia Sting has a new job in the National Hockey League. Terry Doran is now a full-time scout with the Calgary Flames. He replaces Tom Webster who announced his retirement from the game at the NHL entry draft. Doran, who had previously NHL scouting experience with the… Read more »

Habitat launches new build

Sarah Reaume, executive director of Habitat for Humanity Sarnia/Lambton, is joined by Sarnia Sting players Daniel Nikandrov and Jordan Kyrou on Monday, Oct. 6 for a ground-breaking ceremony of its newest housing project at 237 East St. South. The 32nd home undertaken by the local Habitat affiliate is also a “youth build” project. Marco Vigliotti

High school tennis results

    Results from the Sarnia-Lambton high school tennis play downs held Oct. 2 at the Sarnia Riding Club and Sarnia Tennis Club. Championship finals: Boys Singles: Andrew Davies (Northern) defeated Griffen Allen (LCCVI) 8-2 Girls Singles: Sarah Barry (St. Pat’s) defeated Elise McInnes (St. Pat’s) 8-0 Boys Doubles: James Pavey & Paul Whitson (St…. Read more »

St. Clair junior girls basketball tournament

Madi Sawatzky, right, of the Northern Collegiate junior girls basketball team, attempts a shot while being guarded by two Wallaceburg Tartans during the St. Clair Junior Girls Basketball Tournament on Oct. 3-4.   Eight teams participated in the event, played at St. Clair Secondary in Sarnia. Northern went 3-0 in the tournament, defeating Wallaceburg 56-26 in… Read more »