Sports

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 »

Squires semi-final tied up

The Independent Staff The Petrolia Squires are hoping for another road win. The Squires head to Palmerston Friday for game three of its Western Ontario Senior Hockey League semi-final after winning on the road, but losing at home. Petrolia opened the best-of-seven series with a 5-2 win, while the 81’s came into Petrolia two days… Read more »

Lancer Boys’ play for Lambton-Kent hockey title

The LCCVI Lancers Boys’ Hockey team plays for the Lambton-Kent Championship this afternoon. The team punched its ticket with a 10-1 win over Wallaceburg. They take on North Lambton out of Forest Wednesday afternoon at 2pm at the Greenwood Recreation Centre.