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Playing in field and weather conditions that Lo-Ellen Park head coach Kevin Ellsworth could only describe as brutal, the NOSSA varsity football championship encounter was doomed to feature very little scoring.Thankfully for the Superior Heights Steelhawks and their hometown fans, the team did just well enough early in the game to earn the victory, securing the 2014 NO...

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Nov 20, 2014

'Brutal' weather sets stage for Knights loss at NOSSA

Lo-Ellen Knights player Connor Mick receives a pass during the NOSSA Senior Football Championship held Nov. 19 in Sault Ste. Marie. Kenneth Armstrong/SooToday.

Playing in field and weather conditions that Lo-Ellen Park head coach Kevin Ellsworth could only des...

Nov 20, 2014

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Bradley Chaput and Marissa Meandro, black belts and Juliana Meandro brown belt, all from Benoits Mar...

Nov 20, 2014

Wolves prep for Battalion onslaught

Fresh off the injuries list earlier this month, Sudbury Wolves’ co-captain Brody Silk finds himself back on it this week. The talented forward is day-to-day with a lower body injury.

The Sudbury Wolves have played nearly a third of the season already, and although there hasn’t been ...

Nov 18, 2014

Hawks clipped in NOSSA junior football final (2 photos)

Lively Hawks player Andrew Elliot attempts to catch a pass during the second half of the NOSSA Junior football championship game against the Korah Colts on Nov. 18 in Sault Ste. Marie. Photo by Kenneth Armstrong/SooToday.com.

It was still a long way from perfect football weather, but the Lively Hawks and Korah Colts were tir...

Nov 18, 2014

Confed charges to the front in high school hockey

The Confederation Chargers took top spot at the 35th Annual Lively District Secondary School Invitational Hockey Tournament over the weekend.

Legitimate contenders for a city title last spring, the Confederation Chargers have established them...

Nov 18, 2014

Knights, Lancers, Panthères OFSAA bound

The Lo-Ellen Park Knights, Lasalle Lancers and Macdonald-Cartier Panthère senior girls basketball teams are all off to OFSAA. File photo.

Putting together a very impressive weekend, the SDSSAA representatives will send three senior girls ...

Nov 17, 2014

NOSSA volleyball final goes down to the wire

The Lockerby Vikings senior boys volleyballs team edged the Lo-Ellen Park Knights in the NOSSA AA gold-medal encounter with a 25-21 and 28-26 triumph.

The Lockerby Vikings senior boys volleyball team were on the verge of having a very good season, but...

Nov 17, 2014

Als clip Cardinals in Cardinal Cup final

The Collège Notre-Dame Alouettes defeated the St. Charles College Cardinals 4-2 in the final of the second annual Cardinal Cup on Thursday.

The Collège Notre-Dame Alouettes have fired the first shot in what promises to be the next instalmen...

Nov 17, 2014

Wolves win in shootout in Kitchener

Sam Tanguay was named the game's first star in The Pack's 3-2 win over Kitchener on Sunday, the team's first regular season win in Kitchener since the 1994-95 season.

It had the makings of a winless weekend, but an unexpected win in a building the Wolves never win in...

Nov 16, 2014

Wrestling's in his blood

Guy Quenville's life-long love of wrestling not only helped build the sport locally, but also took him to wrestling mats all over the world. Photo by Randy Pascal.

Guy Quenville is the perfect guy to court a life-long love of wrestling.The 58-year-old Sudburian is...

Nov 16, 2014

Wolves stung with 5-2 loss in Sarnia

The Sudbury Wolves lost 5-2 for the second game in a row, this time against the Sarnia Sting Saturday. File photo.

The Sudbury Wolves inability to play a 60 minute game cost them again.Saturday night the Wolves lost...

Nov 15, 2014

Wolves Lose 5-2 in Mississauga

Powerplay goals from wolves defenceman Kyle Capobianco and forward Nick Baptiste were not enough to save the team from a 5-2 loss against the Mississauga Steelheads Friday night. File photo.

A poor start proved to be the difference as the Sudbury Wolves opened up a three-game weekend road t...

Nov 13, 2014

High school hockey heating up

The Collège Notre-Dame Alouettes have returned to the high school boys hockey scene in a big way. Competing in the SDSSAA ranks for the first time since the 2009-2010 season, the Als have provided some early season evidence that they will be a force to be reckoned with.

The Collège Notre-Dame Alouettes have returned to the high school boys hockey scene in a big way. Co...

Nov 13, 2014

Cardinal Cup underway at Garson Arena

Day 1 of the St. Charles College Second Annual Cardinal Cup is wrapped up at the Garson Arena, with the Thursday afternoon finals shaping up to provide some very intriguing matchups.

Day 1 of the St. Charles College Second Annual Cardinal Cup is wrapped up at the Garson Arena, with ...

Nov 13, 2014

Wolves' injured list shrinks in time for weekend

Sudbury Wolves forward Brody Silk, left, is back in the lineup this week. Photo by Scott Haddow.

It’s no secret the Wolves have had scoring woes this season, but forward Nathan Pancel has heated up...

Nov 13, 2014

Wolves hope to carry momentum into road trip

Sudbury Wolves forward Jacob Harris, centre in air, gave the team a shot in the arm returning last week from injury and putting up one goal and four points as the team went 1-1. Photo by Scott Haddow.

There’s no way to sugar coat it — the Sudbury Wolves got off to a rough start, with just three wins ...

Nov 12, 2014

Cambrian ladies solid in the Soo

 The Cambrian ladies hit the win column while the men remain in search of an elusive victory after the Golden Shield basketball teams paid a visit last Sunday to Sault Ste. Marie.

The Cambrian ladies hit the win column while the men remain in search of an elusive victory after th...

Nov 12, 2014

Challenge match victory propels Panthères to NOSSA

A second-half surge propelled the Macdonald-Cartier Panthères senior girls basketball team to a berth at the NOSSA A Championships in Sault Ste. Marie this weekend.

A second-half surge propelled the Macdonald-Cartier Panthères senior girls basketball team to a bert...

Nov 12, 2014

Sudburians invited to breakfast with Ron MacLean

The Laurentian Voyageurs hockey program is playing host to breakfast with Ron MacLean.

The Laurentian Voyageurs hockey program is playing host to breakfast with Ron MacLean.Sudbury is the...

Nov 12, 2014

Duschesne a force on the Wolves' blue-line

Jonathan Duchesne said he'll do whatever it takes to get the puck out of his zone. Photo by Scott Haddow.

Jonathan Duchesne didn’t take long to show fans of the Sudbury Wolves who he is.In his debut game, i...

Nov 11, 2014

Regals come from behind to win flag football crown

Trailing 7-2 at the half, the Marymount Regals took advantage of an unfortunate CND miscue to open the second half and never looked back, grounding the Alouettes 28-7 and capturing their fourth straight Division I crown.

Come-from-behind victories were the order of the day as the 2014 SDSSAA flag football season wrapped...

Nov 10, 2014

Alouettes claim Junior I girls basketball championship

Members of the Collège Notre-Dame Alouettes Junior Girls team include: Front row, from left: Natalie Carrière, Michaela Thorpe, France Courtemanche and Paige Helmer. Back row, from left: Danika Brabant (assistant-coach), Hannah O’Reilly, Kaylee Trépanier, Mélanie Cloutier, Marie-Ève Richer, Josée Tremblay, Leika Sutcliffe, Kiana Cecchetto and Martin Nadeau (head coach). Supplied photo.

The Collège Notre-Dame Alouettes pursued their dominance in the Sudbury District Junior Girls Divisi...

Nov 10, 2014

LU lacrosse program moves forward leaps and bounds

The Laurentian men’s field lacrosse team has moved forward this season by leaps and bounds, posting a 6-6 record. Photo supplied

Technically speaking, Laurentian University does not have a varsity field lacrosse team. Because the...

Nov 10, 2014

Local team makes history at the Big Nickel tournament

The tournament came to an end at the Gerry McCrory Countryside Sports Complex on Sunday.

The end of a streak that has lasted nearly a quarter of a century could not have come in a more fitt...

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