Soo Eagles to NHL ref prospect


Randy Russon
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September 14, 2017

Former Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League defenseman Alec Austin is on the cusp of becoming a National Hockey League referee. …[read more]

Sault College women’s coach


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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August 31, 2017

Sault College Cougars women’s hockey team has stayed local in hiring Sault Ste Marie native Chad Mousseau as its head coach effective the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Rayside to Charlottetown


Randy Russon
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August 31, 2017

1999 birth-year forward Cayse Ton is moving on from the Rayside-Balfour Canadians of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League to the Charlottetown Islanders of the Quebec Major Jr. Hockey League. …[read more]

No Soo minor bantam team


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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August 30, 2017

Sault Ste. Marie will not be represented by a AAA minor bantam team for the 2017-2018 season, HockeyNewsNorth.com has confirmed. …[read more]

Trecroce to Sault College


Randy Russon
By
August 29, 2017

Nick Trecroce has had a change of plans. Instead of moving on from the Soo Eagles of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League to the Division 3, National Collegiate Athletic Association Morrisville State College Mustangs, Trecroce has opted for the Sault College Cougars of the American Collegiate Hockey Association. …[read more]

JDM Sports links with RSG


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
August 29, 2017

David Maciuk, family advisor and president of JDM Sports, has confirmed a relationship for his clients with the pro-oriented Roy Sports Group. …[read more]

Big coup for Sault College


Randy Russon
By
August 21, 2017

Sault College Cougars of the American Collegiate Hockey Association have landed one of the better defensemen from the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League. …[read more]

Sault College via Timmins


Randy Russon
By
August 16, 2017

Defenseman Kevin Lanoix, who hails from the northeastern Ontario town of Timmins, has committed to the Sault College Cougars of the American Collegiate Hockey Association for the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Q tryouts for Rattlers duo


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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August 16, 2017

A pair of Russian-born, 1999 birth year forwards who starred with the Bradford Rattlers of the Greater Metro Jr. Hockey League last season are on tryouts with teams in the Quebec Major Jr. Hockey League. …[read more]

Sault College via Blind River


Randy Russon
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August 4, 2017

There is a multiple player connection between the Blind River Beavers of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League and the Sault College Cougars of the American Collegiate Hockey Association. …[read more]

Big commit to Sault College


Randy Russon
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August 3, 2017

Power forward Tyler Brown, who has multiple seasons of high-level experience in the Quebec Major Jr. Hockey League, the Maritime Hockey League and the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League, has committed to the Sault College Cougars for the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Polar Bear Classic coming up


Randy Russon
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August 3, 2017

Hosted by the Cochrane Crunch of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League, the second annual Polar Bear Classic will be an expansion of the first, with a midget division added. …[read more]

Greyhound grad is Grads coach


Randy Russon
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July 31, 2017

Cumberland Grads of the Central Canada Hockey League have hired former Soo Greyhounds scoring sensation Tony Iob as their new head coach. …[read more]

Cole Jarrett headed to Belfast


Randy Russon
By
July 27, 2017

Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario product Cole Jarrett is adding to his world-class professional hockey resume by signing with the Belfast Giants of the British Elite League. …[read more]

Rabideau to lead Team NOHA


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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July 27, 2017

Team NOHA — comprising minor midget-aged, 2002 birth-year players from Northern Ontario — will be led Matt Rabideau as director of operations for the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

New scouting gig for Pyette


Randy Russon
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July 26, 2017

After being part of three Stanley Cup championship teams with the Pittsburgh Penguins, Sault Ste. Marie native Ron Pyette is taking his scouting talents to the Buffalo Sabres. …[read more]

CCHL division realignment


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
July 26, 2017

Central Canada Hockey League commissioner Kevin Abrams has confirmed the realignment of the Eastern Ontario-based loop for the 2017-2018 campaign. …[read more]

Memories of Michael Doan


Randy Russon
By
July 23, 2017

Death is part of life. We are born. We live. We die. And while all of us are born to eventually die, some leave sooner than others. …[read more]

Jason Uhl stars in school


Randy Russon
By
July 20, 2017

Sault College Cougars of the American Collegiate Hockey Association have confirmed the return of forward Jason Uhl for the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Rest in peace, Michael Doan


Randy Russon
By
July 16, 2017

This is a heart-breaker to report. Family and friends are mourning the tragic passing of former high school, junior, college and minor pro goalie Michael Doan. …[read more]

Construction at Sault College


Randy Russon
By
July 10, 2017

The building of the fledgling varsity men’s hockey program at Sault College is an ongoing process and a work in progress. …[read more]

Cougars get defensive


Randy Russon
By
July 10, 2017

Sault College Cougars of the American Collegiate Hockey Association have confirmed the commitment of defenseman Jared Binguis for the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Committed to Sault College


Randy Russon
By
July 4, 2017

Defenseman Jamie Kamzol has committed to play for the Sault College Cougars as they debut as members of the Division 3, American Collegiate Hockey Association in 2017-2018. …[read more]

Hockey issues in S.S. Marie


Randy Russon
By
July 2, 2017

To be sure, there is a widespread notion that all is not well as it pertains to minor hockey in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. …[read more]

On the Rowe to Sault College


Randy Russon
By
June 29, 2017

Sault College Cougars of the Division 3, American Collegiate Hockey Association have recruited another high-end skater for the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Be-Leaf in Flint defenseman


Randy Russon
By
June 26, 2017

He moved to Toronto from Russia at age seven and could not speak a word of English. A little more than 10 years later, after adapting to life in Canada and becoming a big fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs, Fedor Gordeev is living a dream. …[read more]

Ups, downs from NHL draft


Randy Russon
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June 25, 2017

Of the 217 players who were selected at the 2017 National Hockey League draft, 42 were picked from teams in the Ontario Hockey League. Following are one writer’s list of ups and downs relative to the OHL presence at the weekend NHL draft. …[read more]

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
By
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]