Hockey rise at Sault College


Randy Russon
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June 19, 2017

A varsity athletics fixture in basketball and volleyball for decades, Sault College is working towards further establishing its men’s and women’s hockey programs. …[read more]

New to Sault female hockey


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
June 19, 2017

Sault Female Hockey Association has passed a motion to implement a comprehensive concussion protocol for the 2017-2018 season, HockeyNewsNorth.com has confirmed. …[read more]

Rattlers to Division 3, NCAA


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
June 19, 2017

Kyle Vigar is moving on from the Bradford Rattlers of the Greater Metro Jr. Hockey League to play at the Division 3, National Collegiate Athletic Association level. …[read more]

Bulls to Swedish pro league


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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June 19, 2017

Centre Tyler Quintos, who served as captain for the Bradford Bulls of the Greater Metro Jr. Hockey League in 2016-2017, has signed a pro contract. …[read more]

Tully an OHL GM in waiting


Randy Russon
By
June 17, 2017

He’s a former Ontario Hockey League star defenseman who went on to captain a Team Canada, world junior, gold-medal champion. And now as the general manager of a national champion junior A team, Brent Tully has aspirations of returning to the OHL. …[read more]

Sault midget hockey scene


Randy Russon
By
June 16, 2017

As it now stands, Sault Ste. Marie will be represented by two teams effective the 2017-2018 Great North Midget Hockey League season. But there is a condition to having both a major midget and minor midget entry in the Great North loop. …[read more]

Tyler Bertuzzi, MVP


Randy Russon
By
June 14, 2017

Grand Rapids Griffins are the champions of the American Hockey League and the top affiliate of the National Hockey League’s Detroit Red Wings got a most valuable player performance from a gritty northern Ontario kid. …[read more]

Vendramin to Sault College


Randy Russon
By
June 13, 2017

Ryan Vendramin will be staying home this fall to continue his athletic career at Sault College of Applied Arts and Technology. …[read more]

Big hire for Bradford Rattlers


Randy Russon
By
June 12, 2017

Former Soo Greyhounds all-star defenseman Ric Jackman, who went on to play on a Stanley Cup championship team, has been named head coach of the Bradford Rattlers of the Greater Metro Jr. Hockey League. …[read more]

Soo boy a CCHL co-owner


Randy Russon
By
May 14, 2017

Kemptville 73’s of the Central Canada Hockey League have been sold to an ownership group that includes a Sault Ste. Marie native. …[read more]

Sault Major sends an appeal


Randy Russon
By
May 14, 2017

Sault Major Hockey Association is asking the Great North Midget Hockey League to reconsider its recent decision to deny membership to a minor midget team from the Soo for the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

When I think of Windsor


Randy Russon
By
May 12, 2017

Windsor Spitfires of the Ontario Hockey League and the city itself will be in the national spotlight as hosts of the 2017 Memorial Cup tournament that begins on May 19. As someone with a long association to Windsor through family and hockey, thoughts are many and memorable related to the town and the Spitfires. …[read more]

Porco, Baber star at Gold Cup


Randy Russon
By
May 9, 2017

Featuring the top 2001 birth-year players in Ontario, the 2017 edition of the eight-team OHL Gold Cup tournament wrapped up on the weekend. …[read more]

Bertuzzi hockey family, Act 3


Randy Russon
By
May 6, 2017

They have family and hockey roots that are deep within the gritty northern Ontario town of Sudbury. But at the Ontario Hockey League level it is the Guelph Storm that continues to serve as home to the Bertuzzi family. …[read more]

Blind River to Sault College


Randy Russon
By
May 5, 2017

Andrew Trowbridge is moving on from three full seasons with the Blind River Beavers of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League to play for the Sault College Cougars effective the 2017-2018 campaign. …[read more]

Brennan Roy piles up points


Randy Russon
By
May 5, 2017

From the Kapuskasing Flyers of the Great North Midget Hockey League to the erstwhile Abitibi Eskimos of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League to the best defenseman in the Ontario Jr. Hockey League as a member of the Cobourg Cougars. …[read more]

Good job, Brandon Grandinetti


Randy Russon
By
May 2, 2017

A standout in the classroom and a high-end defenseman on the ice, Sault Ste. Marie’s Brandon Grandinetti is headed to new heights. …[read more]

May 1 musings


Randy Russon
By
May 1, 2017

A little bit of this and a little bit of that. That is how we will head into May and the continuation of a hockey season that never really ends. …[read more]

Sault Major names 8 coaches


Randy Russon
By
April 12, 2017

Sault Major Hockey Association has confirmed eight of the coaches who will head its elite program teams for the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Sault Major to name coaches


Randy Russon
By
April 11, 2017

Sault Major Hockey Association will soon unveil its head coach selections for the 2017-2018 season including those who will head up the major and (proposed) minor midget teams. …[read more]

Minor midget team for Soo?


Randy Russon
By
April 5, 2017

Sault Ste. Marie could be home to two teams in the Great North Midget Hockey League effective the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Soo trio of top OHL prospects


Randy Russon
By
April 3, 2017

Three forwards from Sault Ste. Marie are projected to be taken within the top two rounds of this Saturday’s Ontario Hockey League draft. …[read more]

Hall of Sault College hockey


Randy Russon
By
April 2, 2017

Pending official approval, Sault College Cougars will be a part of the American Collegiate Hockey Association with Division 3 status for the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Kings of upcoming OHL draft


Randy Russon
By
March 29, 2017

Nick Porco. Thomas Harley. Nathan Staois. Three players from the Vaughan Kings minor midgets who could well be selected in the first round of the 2017 Ontario Hockey League draft. …[read more]

Baber, Porco among the best


Randy Russon
By
March 18, 2017

A pair of Sault Ste. Marie products with 2001 birth dates who are top prospects for the 2017 Ontario Hockey League under-16 draft are among the recipients who have received minor midget player-of-the-year awards for the 2016-2017 season. …[read more]

Once a Knight is enough


Randy Russon
By
March 7, 2017

St. Mary’s Knights of Sault Ste. Marie have won the Northern Ontario Secondary Schools Association ‘AAA’ high school hockey championship. …[read more]

Lakers to NHL via Soo Eagles


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
March 7, 2017

Washington Capitals of the National Hockey League have confirmed the signing of Lake Superior State Lakers freshman defenseman Kris Bindulis to a three-year contract. …[read more]

Bronson Kovacs, MVP


Randy Russon
By
February 28, 2017

Sault Ste. Marie native Bronson Kovacs has been named most valuable player for the first round of the playoffs in the Hungarian Ice Hockey Federation’s MOL Liga. …[read more]

North American showcase


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
February 22, 2017

Looking to play junior A hockey in Ontario, Canada next season? Well, the newly-formed North American Junior Hockey Showcase has a series of upcoming camps planned. …[read more]

Female hockey coach search


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
February 21, 2017

Sault Female Hockey Association is seeking coaches for the 2017-2018 season to lead their Wildcat rep teams in all divisions — novice, atom, pee wee, bantam and midget, HockeyNewsNorth.com has confirmed. …[read more]

Lambert an Olympique torch


Randy Russon
By
February 11, 2017

In tandem with new head coach Eric Landry and as the recently-hired associate coach of the Gatineau Olympiques, it has been a winning return to the major junior ranks for Denny Lambert through four games. …[read more]

So far so good for Lambert


Randy Russon
By
February 10, 2017

As the new associate coach of the Gatineau Olympiques, it has been a triumphant return to the major junior ranks for Denny Lambert thus far. …[read more]

Denny Lambert to Gatineau


Randy Russon
By
February 1, 2017

Gatineau Olympiques of the Quebec Major Jr. Hockey League have confirmed the appointment of Denny Lambert as associate coach to Éric Landry for the remainder of the 2016-2017 season. …[read more]

Rattler rattles off the goals


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
January 25, 2017

Veteran Bradford Rattlers forward Rasmus Brunnberg now holds the Greater Metro Jr. Hockey League team’s franchise record for most career goals scored. …[read more]