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The Sudbury Wolves made a good first impression on team brass in its first exhibition game despite dropping a 6-4 decision to the visiting North Bay Battalion on Sunday at Sudbury Community Arena. As is the case with all exhibition games, it wasn’t as much about the score as it was about players sending the right message to the coaching staff. The coaches wanted playe...

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Aug 30, 2014

Wolves training camp: Day 1

Wolves training camp, day 1.

On Friday, Aug 29, the Sudbury Wolves had their first set of blue-versus-white scrimmage games at Su... Video:

Aug 29, 2014

Chaperone takes back-to-back senior's title at Timberwolf

You know summer's coming to an end when golf courses start holding their club championships. Such was the case last week at Timberwolf. File photo

With just two of the four 2013 club champions on hand to defend their titles, it was only Bob Chaper...

Aug 27, 2014

The Pack is back

The Sudbury Wolves unveiled some new faces at a press conference on Tuesday — import draft pick Ivan Kashtanov (left), new assistant coach Bryan Verreault and first-round import pick Pavel Jenys. Photo by Scott Haddow.

Sudbury Wolves' veteran defenceman Conor Cummins knows nothing is guaranteed in hockey. Each time he...

Aug 27, 2014

Minor Midget Wolves start strong

Coach Chris McInnis and his Sudbury Minor Midget AA Wolves opened their 2014-2015 schedule with a four-game exhibition set in the nation's capital last weekend, winning three of their four encounters.

Bolstering the local talent pool with a few key additions provided an immediate payoff for the Sudbu...

Aug 27, 2014

World Senior Fastball championships kick off Friday

The 28th Annual Lions Club World Senior Fastball Championships are mere days away, with organizers in Azilda putting the finishing touches on the event that has moved from North Bay to Greater Sudbury.

The 28th Annual Lions Club World Senior Fastball Championships are mere days away, with organizers i...

Aug 25, 2014

Jaclyn Groom is a girl who can fly

Jaclyn Groom is a tall 14-year-old high school freshman with an uncanny ability to propel herself through the air. Photo by Randy Pascal

For those who follow local track and field results, it's hard not to get excited about the exploits ...

Aug 25, 2014

Midget AA Lady Wolves best Wildcats

The Sudbury Midget AA Lady Wolves have kicked off the defence of their provincial championship title in exactly the same manner they opened their highly successful 2013-2014 campaign — with a pair of exhibition wins over the Sault Ste. Marie Wildcats.

The Sudbury Midget AA Lady Wolves have kicked off the defence of their provincial championship title...

Aug 24, 2014

Voyageurs women's hockey team gets new coaching staff member

Coming off a slightly better than expected first season of OUA (Ontario University Athletics) participation, the Laurentian Voyageurs women's hockey team have added a new wrinkle to the coac...

Aug 24, 2014

Northern Equestrian Circuit showcased northern riders

Kora van Tol, Evelynn Hoffman, Kelly Scott, Kassidy Portelance, Anyk Mainville and Cyan Lavigne all walked off with championship titles as the Northern Equestrian Circuit assembled thirty or...

Aug 24, 2014

Voyageurs women's soccer team looks forward to 2014

The Laurentian University Voyageurs women's soccer team posted a record of 6-3-7, finishing in fifth place in the OUA East in 2013. File photo.

With the exception of a lopsided playoff loss, on the road, to the Queen's Gaels, Laurentian women's...

Aug 23, 2014

Northern Life learns to derby

Northern Life's Mallika Viegas caught up with the Sister Slag roller derby team as they practised for their next bout.The team will face off against a team of derby all-stars from around Ont... Video:

Aug 22, 2014

Trenton Bourque commits to Sudbury Wolves

The Sudbury Wolves are pleased to announce that third-round draft selection Trenton Bourque has committed to play in the OHL and has accepted an educational scholarship with the Sudbury Wolves. Supplied photo.

The Sudbury Wolves are pleased to announce that third-round draft selection Trenton Bourque has comm...

Aug 22, 2014

Hounds tame Panthers in come-from-behind win

The Garson Hounds moved a step closer to clinching the No. 1 seed following the round-robin playoff schedule in Quentin Seeley Remax Fastball League post-season play, improving to 3-0 with a come-from-behind 4-3 victory over the Panthers.

The Garson Hounds moved a step closer to clinching the No. 1 seed following the round-robin playoff ...

Aug 22, 2014

CUPE local 4705 tees off for NOFCC

CUPE local 4705 (Canadian Union of Public Employees) is chipping in to help families of children with cancer by playing host to a fundraising golf tournament on Sept. 13.

CUPE local 4705 (Canadian Union of Public Employees) is chipping in to help families of children wit...

Aug 22, 2014

SYBA information session planned for Sept. 7

An information session will be held for the Sudbury Youth Basketball Association selects boys.Sessions will be held on the following date:-Sept. 7 (Sunday): Information meeting, Ecole second...

Aug 21, 2014

Massive 15-year-old signs as Wolves winger

Brady Pataki is a huge 6-3, 220-pound 15-year-old power forward from Wallaceburg. Supplied

The Sudbury Wolves are pleased to announce that fourth-round draft selection Brady Pataki has commit...

Aug 21, 2014

Stortini signs with Philly

Zack Stortini signed a one-year, two-way contract with the Philadelphia Flyers in July. He hopes to get back into the NHL with the franchise. Photo by Scott Haddow.

Zack Stortini looks down at his massive, gnarled hands. He takes a deep breath and pauses for reflec...

Aug 20, 2014

Photo: Medalling martial artists

Supplied photo.

A trio of Sudbury athletes competed at the Ontario Summer Games in Windsor on Aug. 8, returning with...

Aug 20, 2014

Girard, Skala keep podium streak alive for Wolfpak

The Walden Mountain Bike Club’s Wolfpak Racing Team continued it winning ways and extended the podium streak yet again at the Plastiglas Ontario Cup XC Series.Racers ventured to the Mountain...

Aug 18, 2014

Photo: Awarding a Blue Jacket

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On Aug. 8, Chris Sheridan (left), founder of the House of Kin, presents Nick Foligno, left winger fo...

Aug 18, 2014

Gymnasts jump at chance for Dave Arnold camp

The GymZone Gymnastics and Athletics crew decided this year to broaden the scope of the teachings, incorporating elements of sports psychology, athletic therapy and dance instruction, with participants appearing to be extremely receptive to the additional content.

For the past few years, GymZone Gymnastics and Athletics have welcomed the experience of Olympic and...

Aug 18, 2014

Team North in tough at 2014 Ontario Summer Games

The Team North baseball crew did not sway a whole lot from pre-tournament expectations in Windsor, completing the 2014 Ontario Summer Games with a record of 2-3, and finishing fourth in their pool of six teams.

The Team North baseball crew did not sway a whole lot from pre-tournament expectations in Windsor, c...

Aug 15, 2014

Campagna traded to Whalers

The Sudbury Wolves have traded Mathew Campagna to the Plymouth Whalers for three draft selections including two 2nd round draft picks and a 3rd round draft selection. Aaron Bell/OHL Images

The Sudbury Wolves have traded Mathew Campagna to the Plymouth Whalers for three draft selections in...

Aug 14, 2014

Nickel Barons prepare for Sept. 3 season opener

The Sudbury Nickel Barons open training camp on Thursday, Aug. 21st at the Tom Davies Community Centre, kicking off the 2014-2015 campaign at home on Sept. 3, welcoming Mattawa to the McClelland Arena in Copper Cliff.

Despite not hitting the ice again until Aug. 21, the Sudbury Nickel Barons have been far from inacti...

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