Dallaire is a Major difference


Randy Russon
By
January 15, 2018

Statistics do not lie. They may not always tell the whole story but they do not lie. Just take a look at the goal-tending stats for the Timmins Majors of the Great North Midget Hockey League. …[read more]

Majors close in on Hounds


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
January 14, 2018

Timmins Majors completed a two-game sweep of the Soo Greyhounds today to close the gap between fourth and fifth place within the major midget division of the Great North Midget Hockey League. …[read more]

Flying high up in Kap


Randy Russon
By
January 10, 2018

They are just waiting to be scouted. And to be sure, there are a number of jewels who are hidden off the highways in the hockey nooks of northeastern Ontario. …[read more]

Minor midgets of the north


Randy Russon
By
January 5, 2018

There are, without much question, a good number of minor-midget aged youngsters who are high performance players within the Great North Midget Hockey League this 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Brousseau plays Major role


Randy Russon
By
January 4, 2018

He was a rookie forward for the lowly Timmins Majors, who won only two of 36 regular season games in 2016-2017. But as the Majors have made major strides in the Great North Midget Hockey League in 2017-2018, so too has 2001 birth year forward Riley Brousseau. …[read more]

Flyers have a Kap on third


Randy Russon
By
December 27, 2017

A record of 16-9-3 through 28 games has the Kapuskasing Flyers sitting in a comfortable third spot on the major midget side of the Great North Midget Hockey League. …[read more]

Hidden jewel of the north


Randy Russon
By
December 26, 2017

Any Ontario Hockey League general manager or scout who does his own homework and does not go with the flow may want to go out of his way to check out minor midget aged forward Kobe Barrette of the Timmins Majors of the Great North Midget Hockey League. …[read more]

Majors go forth in Great North


Randy Russon
By
December 24, 2017

Timmins Majors are on the move, having won four of their past five games, including a Christmas wrapping of the high and mighty Sudbury Nickel Capital Wolves. …[read more]

Soo midgets hop the Express


Randy Russon
By
December 22, 2017

Espanola Express of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League has called on forward Parker Morgan and defenseman Jacob Doucette from the Soo Greyhounds of the Great North Midget Hockey League, HockeyNewsNorth.com has confirmed. …[read more]

Hound midgets take a break


Randy Russon
By
December 20, 2017

There is a good measure of talent on the major midget Soo Greyhounds. But as they are on break from the Great North Midget Hockey League slate, the Greyhound midgets are not in a position of strength. …[read more]

NOJHL debut for Campbell


Randy Russon
By
December 19, 2017

Minor midget forward David Campbell made a point, literally, in his Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League debut as an affiliate player with the Blind River Beavers. …[read more]

Hound midgets fall to 9-16-4


Randy Russon
By
December 17, 2017

There is no sugar coating this. Facts are facts. The major midget Soo Greyhounds now have a record of 9-16-4 following an embarrassing 7-3 loss to the minor midget Sudbury Wolves. …[read more]

Ritchie makes NOJHL debut


Randy Russon
By
December 17, 2017

Short on players for a weekend road trip, French River Rapids of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League called on defenseman Jordan Ritchie from the Soo Greyhounds of the Great North Midget Hockey League. …[read more]

Soo’s ’02 birth year class


Randy Russon
By
December 11, 2017

Much has been said and written — in both factual and opinionated form — about the overall state of the AAA midget program in Sault Ste. Marie. …[read more]

Trappers of the Great North


Randy Russon
By
December 6, 2017

Once a lowly presence — over a period of several years — within the Great North Midget Hockey League, the North Bay Trappers now serve as a model program for success and development. …[read more]

Overtime in the Great North


Randy Russon
By
December 2, 2017

It was a relentless road effort by the Timmins Majors that paid off with a come-from-behind overtime triumph over the Soo Greyhounds in Great North Midget Hockey League action from Friday. …[read more]

Great North gravy


Randy Russon
By
November 28, 2017

As November prepares to make way for December there continues to be good story lines from within the major and minor divisions of the Great North Midget Hockey League. …[read more]

Crunch time for Soo boy


Randy Russon
By
November 21, 2017

Kurtis Rogers of the Soo Greyhounds of the Great North Midget Hockey League got to experience the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League recently as a Cochrane Crunch affiliate player. …[read more]

Hound midget hypothesis


Randy Russon
By
November 17, 2017

There is a lot of individual talent that dots the roster of the major midget Soo Greyhounds. But as the 2017-2018 Great North Midget Hockey League season plays on, the Greyhounds as a team do not show well. …[read more]

T-Bird midgets developing


Randy Russon
By
November 14, 2017

One of three minor midget teams in a loop that also includes six major midget entries, Soo Thunderbirds sit at the bottom of the Great North Midget Hockey League standings. …[read more]

Kap gains for Hearst


Randy Russon
By
November 13, 2017

There is a tidy development path along the rugged highway from Kapuskasing to Hearst that serves as player advancement between the two northeastern Ontario towns. …[read more]

Team NOHA has 7 from Soo


Randy Russon
By
November 10, 2017

Seven Sault Ste. Marie area players have been named to the two Northern Ontario Hockey Association teams that will compete at the Ontario Minor Hockey Association, Eastern AAA Showcase Tournament, to be held next month. …[read more]

Nickel Caps chasing Traps


Randy Russon
By
November 9, 2017

Three home games this weekend will provide ample opportunity for the Sudbury Nickel Capital Wolves to close in on the idle North Bay Trappers. …[read more]

Telus Cup update


Randy Russon
By
November 8, 2017

As Sudbury is slated to play host to the 2018 Telus Cup, major midget hockey championship tournament, preparations for the national event are ongoing. …[read more]

Great North grievance


Randy Russon
By
November 8, 2017

Soo Greyhounds of the Great North Midget Hockey League have had two wins taken away from them for using players who were under suspension. …[read more]

Soo minor hockey issues


Randy Russon
By
November 6, 2017

The state of minor hockey in Sault Ste. Marie serves as an ongoing and almost routine basis for banter among those with any sort of link or interest in its well being. …[read more]

Trappers edge past Hounds


Randy Russon
By
November 5, 2017

Coach Guy Blanchard and his visiting North Bay Trappers worked a pair of overtime shifts to upend the Soo Greyhounds in Great North Midget Hockey League action from last night and this afternoon. …[read more]

Great North stunner!


Randy Russon
By
November 4, 2017

Backed by the spectacular play of goalie Noah Zeppa, the minor midget Soo Thunderbirds stunned the visiting major midget North Bay Trappers 3-2 in Great North Midget Hockey League action from this afternoon. …[read more]

Making it the hard way


Randy Russon
By
October 31, 2017

Suffice to say that Ty Zachary does not know the meaning of the word quit. Suffice to say that few have had to overcome what Zachary did just to make the roster of the minor midget Soo Thunderbirds, a first-year team in the Great North Midget Hockey League. …[read more]

Great North starts and stops


Randy Russon
By
October 25, 2017

There is a form of parity within the Great North Midget Hockey League. For example, over the past week, the North Bay Trappers handed the Sudbury Nickel Capital Wolves their first loss of the season only to then be upset by the Soo Greyhounds. …[read more]

Team NOHA names coach


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
October 13, 2017

Former Ontario Hockey League forward Richard Rochefort has been named head coach of Team NOHA for the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Nine in a row for Nickel Caps


Randy Russon
By
October 9, 2017

Sudbury Nickel Capital Wolves have a perfect record nine games into the 2017-2018 Great North Midget Hockey League regular season. But the North Bay Trappers are keeping pace with the Nickel Capital Wolves in the race between major midget powerhouses. …[read more]

Cubs clip winged Birds


Randy Russon
By
October 8, 2017

Short on players due to injury and with just 12 skaters in the lineup, the minor midget Soo Thunderbirds gave it their all only to fall 4-2 to the major midget New Liskeard Cubs on Saturday night. …[read more]

Small goalie, big saves


Randy Russon
By
October 5, 2017

Maybe, just maybe, there will be an Ontario Hockey League general manager or scout who will think outside the box when it comes to evaluating goalie Noah Zeppa of the minor midget Soo Thunderbirds. …[read more]