Hockey

New school: Belanger off to strong start with Canadians

Sudbury Star Rayside-Balfour Canadians forward Matthew Belanger takes a shot during a practice at Chelmsford Arena in Chelmsford, Ontario on Tuesday, October 22, 2019. Ben Leeson/The Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network Matt Belanger was accustomed to balancing hockey with school, having done so in fine style during his time at St. Charles College in Sudbury. But after […]

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SDSSAA High School Athletes of the Week: Fowler, Gingras a dedicated duo

Sudbury Star Chris Gingras and Kylee Fowler Kylee Fowler and Chris Gingras from Ecole secondaire catholique Champlain are the latest SDSSAA High School Athletes of the Week. Fowler is a Grade 11 student at Champlain and is on the senior girls basketball, hockey, swimming, and cross-country teams. She is a dedicated student-athlete, known for constantly […]

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Wolves bounce back in Guelph, take two of three on weekend

Sudbury Star Christian Purboo Terry Wilson/OHL Images. An impressive improvement in their play in the second period, along with a gutsy defensive effort in the third, helped the Sudbury Wolves close out a two-game road swing in southwestern Ontario on a high note. “We had a bounce back,” said Wolves head coach Cory Stillman, shortly […]

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Wolves bounced at Bayshore

Sudbury Star Owen Sound captain Aidan Dudas races Sudbury backchecker Macauley Carson in the second period as Owen Sound and Sudbury went head-to-head inside the Harry Lumley Bayshore Community Centre Saturday. Greg Cowan/The Sun Times/Postmedia Network The Bayshore continues to be unfriendly territory for the Sudbury Wolves. A winless streak stretching back more than eight […]

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Wolves stand their ground to beat Barrie

Sudbury Star Sudbury Wolves forward Landon McCallum (9) dumps a puck into the offensive zone while Barrie Colts forward Matej Pekar (12) gives chase during first-period OHL action at Sudbury Community Arena in Sudbury, Ontario on Friday, October 18, 2019. Ben Leeson/The Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network As the decibel level rose in Sudbury Community Arena on […]

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Verizon adds 5G coverage to three basketball and hockey arenas

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links AP Photo/Jeff Chiu You don’t have to watch football if you want 5G coverage from Verizon (Engadget’s parent company) while you’re attending live sports. The carrier has switched on 5G coverage at three major basketball and hockey arenas, including San Francisco’s Chase Center (home of the Golden State Warriors), Denver’s […]

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High School Sports: Divisional dilemma — teams mull their places in high school hockey league

Sudbury Star The Lo-Ellen Knights boys hockey team celebrates its SDSSAA Division I championship at Garson Arena in Garson, Ontario on Saturday, March 2, 2019. Gino Donato/Xcaliber Trophies As long as there has been local high school hockey leagues of, say, 10 teams or more, there has been a small- to medium-sized group of coaches […]

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Wolf Tracks: Thompson’s steady start

Sudbury Star Sudbury Wolves defenceman Jack Thompson (22) plays the puck while under pressure from Peterborough Petes forward Chad Denault (22) during first-period OHL action at Sudbury Community Arena in Sudbury, Ontario on Friday, October 4, 2019. Ben Leeson/The Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network Of all the early season success stories for the Sudbury Wolves, there’s one […]

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Wolves prepare for international action: Byfield to play in Canada Russia Series, while McCallum, Stillman bound for U17s

Sudbury Star Quinton Byfield, right, of the Sudbury Wolves, attempts to fire a puck past Lucas Peric, of the Ottawa 67’s, during OHL playoff action at the Sudbury Community Arena in Sudbury, Ont. on Thursday April 11, 2019. John Lappa/Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network Quinton Byfield’s labours are already bearing fruit, and not just goals and assists. […]

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Laurentian Athletics roundup: Voyageurs set to drop puck on women’s hockey season

Sudbury Star Ashley Valentini (745) competes for Laurentian University in the Marauder Open cross-country race on Friday, October 11, 2019. Adam Kalab/Photo supplied The Laurentian Voyageurs will get a chance to avenge their exhibition loss to the Nipissing Lakers earlier this month when they drop the puck on the OUA women’s hockey regular season this […]

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