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Oilers, Eagles and Flags move on in Silver Stick Action

  The Petrolia Oiler Reps are in the finals at the 50th Annual Earle Trevail Petrolia Regional Silver Stick. The Reps beat the Kent Cobra AE club 7-0 Friday night to clinch a spot in the finals. The Reps beat Ilderton 11-3 and the Wallaceburg Lakers 4-1 earlier in the tournament. The finals are Saturday… Read more »

Organizers gearing up for SilverStick

Organizers are gearing up for a milestone SilverStick in Petrolia. The 50th Annual Earle Trevail Memorial Regional SilverStick Tournament starts Dec. 27 in Petrolia. Trevail was one of the original organizers of the Petrolia Silver Stick Midget Tournament which started in 1969. From 1968 through 1982, Earle was the tournament secretary-treasurer. Earle was also an… Read more »

Camlachie-teen part of national championship

Xavier Jamieson is a national champion. The 17-year-old catcher was part of the London Badgers organization which captured the Canadian U-18 Baseball Championships with a 16-11 win over Tecumseh in the gold medal contest. London won it in dramatic fashion by scoring seven times in the final inning. Jamieson hit .333 in the championship, including… Read more »