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Lancers prepare for OFSSAA girls hockey tourney

The LCCVI Lancers have claimed the SWOSSAA Girls Hockey title and a berth in the provincial championship. The Lancers earned the title of SWOSSAA champions after beating L’Essor 3-1, March 8. The team heads to Stratford March 22 for the OFSSAA tournament. The Lancers are guaranteed three games, March 22 at 8 am against Fort… Read more »

Wyoming teen heads to OFSSAA curling championship

Nick Gerrits of Wyoming – seen here sweeping a rock during the SWOSSAA Championship – and his Sarnia St. Patrick’s teammates are heading to North Bay to compete at OFSSAA in curling after defeating Ridgetown High School and Vincent Massey High School at SWOSSAA March 6 in Blenheim. The team, which includes Gerrits, Devon Crowe, Andrew… Read more »

Squires continue road warrior series

  Home ice advantage has not been an advantage at all through the first four games of the Western Ontario Senior Hockey League playoffs between the Petrolia Squires and Mapleton-Minto. The road team has won all the games to date. The latest was a 7-3 victory by the visitors at the Greenwood Recreation Centre last… Read more »

Petrolia teen wins OFSSAA bronze

  Emma McLaughlin has won bronze in the high school provincial championship. The Grade 11 student is the first female from LCCVI to make it to OFSSAA in wrestling in seven years. And it’s been a lot longer than that since a Lancer has made the podium. But still, McLaughlin is a little disappointed. “It’s… Read more »