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In one fell swoop, Cambrian soccer coach Giuseppe Politi completed much of his off-season recruiting.OK, that might be a tad exaggerated. But when the Golden Shield women's soccer team took to the pitch last Saturday against Algonquin, opening their 2014 campaign, there were no less than three members of the Falvo family in the starting lineup, with a fourth looking t...

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Sep 15, 2014

Wolves will live and die by rookies this season

 3350: The Sudbury Wolves will need rookies such as Michael Pezzetta to develop quickly and become contributors this season. Photo by Scott Haddow.

The Sudbury Wolves were gutted by graduations (and one big trade) and it left a lot of question mark...

Sep 14, 2014

Sudbury included in Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour

 Greater Sudbury will take part in the Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour Dec. 7. Supplied photo.

The City of Greater Sudbury is one of 25 communities across Canada to be chosen for the inaugural Ro...

Sep 14, 2014

The fiery Falvos

There's no less than three members of the Falvo family in the starting lineup of Cambrian's women's soccer squad, with a fourth looking to return soon. Photo by Randy Pascal.

In one fell swoop, Cambrian soccer coach Giuseppe Politi completed much of his off-season recruiting...

Sep 13, 2014

Wolves defeat Colts 4-3 in exhibition play

Sudbury Wolves forward Jacob Harris beats Barrie defenceman C.J. Garcia to the puck. Photo by Scott Haddow.

Sudbury Wolves veteran defenceman Jeff Corbett liked the fact the team didn’t give up. They went the...

Sep 12, 2014

Wolves take a 4-2 hit on the road in Barrie

Sudbury forward Brody Silk notched both the Wolves' markers in the team's losing effort against the Barrie Colts in Barrie on Sept. 11. Photo by Terry Wilson / OHL Images

Forward Brody Silk was in fine form Thursday night at the Molson Centre in Barrie, but it wasn't eno...

Sep 11, 2014

Northern Chill volleyball tryouts Sept. 14

Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Northern Chill Volleyball Club, the group is hosting annual tryouts Sunday, Sept. 14th.

The Northern Chill Volleyball Club is looking to expand, players permitting.Celebrating the 10th ann...

Sep 11, 2014

Nickel Capital Wolves triple Trappers 9-3 in home opener

The Sudbury Nickel Capital Wolves tripled the visiting North Bay Trappers 9-3 in their home opener Wednesday night at the Gerry McCrory Countryside Sports Complex.

On the sidelines as action kicked off in New Liskeard, Kapuskasing and Timmins over the weekend, the...

Sep 11, 2014

Bears battle back to dominate Chargers

After surrendering a touchdown on the very first play from scrimmage that the Confederation Chargers would run, the St. Benedict Bears battled back to dominate much of the final three quarters, knocking off the Valley East lads by a finals score of 24-7.

It took the St. Benedict Bears all of two minutes to adjust to a new season of SDSSAA football. Afte...

Sep 10, 2014

Milne looks to make a name for himself

Sudbury acquired forward Brody Milne to bring experience and goals to the lineup. Photo by Scott Haddow.

Brody Milne has received the message loud and clear, and he know what he does during his third OHL s...

Sep 10, 2014

Colts could be tough for still-gelling Wolves

The Sudbury Wolves must crash the net consistently Friday when the team hosts the Barrie Colts at Sudbury Arena at 7:30 p.m. Photo by Scott Haddow.

The Sudbury Wolves continue to whittle down the roster and work out kinks in the pre-season as they ...

Sep 09, 2014

Lady Wolves, Sons battle to 2-2 tie

The start of what promises to be an outstanding season-long minor hockey rivalry kicked off Sunday in Val Caron as the Sudbury Atom A/AA Lady Wolves and the Nickel City Minor Atom AA Sons battled their way to a 2-2 draw at the Raymond Plourde Arena.

The start of what promises to be an outstanding season-long minor hockey rivalry kicked off Sunday i...

Sep 09, 2014

Pick up your fall issue of Sudbury Sports

Gracing the cover of the newest issue of Sudbury Sports Magazine is Chantae Robinson, a multi-sport student-athlete from Marymount Academy who helped the Regals claim a number of titles in the 2013-14 school year.

It's back to school time in the September/October issue of Sudbury Sports Magazine.Gracing the cover...

Sep 09, 2014

Ramsey Tour touts plenty of post-secondary flavour

Members of the Voyageurs women's cross-country team, from left,  Maddy Bak, Emily Marcolini and Michelle Kennedy compete at the Sudbury Masters Ramsey Tour on Sunday. Supplied photo.

Eric Leishman does not mind leading by example.The head coach of the Cambrian College cross-country ...

Sep 09, 2014

Wolves look to stomp Colts on Friday

Dale Hawerchuk and the Barrie Colts will be stampeding into town on Friday to meet up with the Sudbury Wolves.

Dale Hawerchuk and the Barrie Colts will be stampeding into town on Friday to meet up with the Sudbu...

Sep 08, 2014

Shamrock mosquitoes lose in provincial finals

With the Select Ontario Baseball Association provincials slated for Labour Day weekend, a handful of the Sudbury Shamrocks rep teams were looking to cap off strong summer performances with a run at the medals.

With the Select Ontario Baseball Association provincials slated for Labour Day weekend, a handful of...

Sep 08, 2014

Are you ready for some football?

If you thrilled to the 2013 high-school football campaign that saw the Lively Hawks and Lo-Ellen Park Knights fight it out for a city title, then you will be pleased to know that more of the same is in store this fall.

If you thrilled to the 2013 high-school football campaign that saw the Lively Hawks and Lo-Ellen Par...

Sep 07, 2014

Wolves bite back

Sudbury forward Ray Huether battles for the puck against two Soo defenders. Photo by Scott Haddow

It might have only been an exhibition game, but the Wolves looked fantastic Saturday night in Sault ...

Sep 06, 2014

Wolves get a wake-up call

Sudbury forward Brody Milne tries to score on Soo goalie Joseph Raaymakers. Scott Haddow.

The Sudbury Wolves took it on the chin Friday night at Sudbury Community Arena as the Sault Ste. Mar...

Sep 05, 2014

Milne swaps Spitfires red for Wolves blue

The Sudbury Wolves have picked up former Windsor Spitfires forward Brody Milne, in exchange for a conditional 11th-round pick and future considerations. Supplied

The Sudbury Wolves have acquired the rights to 19-year-old forward Brody Milne from the Windsor Spit...

Sep 04, 2014

Adopt a Wolf: The Pack still in need of a few billets

The Sudbury Wolves are still in need of a few extra billet families for this year's team. File photo

The Sudbury Wolves are currently looking for two additional billet homes in the New Sudbury area on ...

Sep 03, 2014

Voyageur women notch a win in weekend play

The Voyageurs women's soccer team played hard against tough competition in Toronto last week. Supplied

The Laurentian Voyageurs women's soccer team proved to be a quick study, even before the official st...

Sep 03, 2014

Young 'excited' to be helming Nickel Barons

The Sudbury Nickel Baron's NOJHL season kicks of Sept. 3. Supplied

In his second year as coach of the Sudbury Nickel Barons, former Rayside-Balfour Minor Hockey sensat...

Sep 03, 2014

Lady Wolves roar in tough visit to U.S. tourney

The Lady Wolves battled to the championship final at the NAHA tournament this past weekend in Vermont. Supplied photo

The Sudbury Midget AA Lady Wolves have served notice. With North American Hockey Academy (NAHA) tour...

Sep 03, 2014

Greyhounds, Wolves to square off Friday in latest exhibition game

As the Sudbury Wolves gear up for the start of OHL play, they are continuing to refine what will become the final roster for the 2014-15 season. File photo

The Sudbury Wolves are gearing up for their third exhibition game at home, when the Sault Ste. Marie...

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