New coach for Timmins Rock


Randy Russon
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April 24, 2017

Ryan Woodward will take over from the retired Paul Gagne as head coach of the Timmins Rock of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League. …[read more]

Beavers, Brick and an old goat


Randy Russon
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April 24, 2017

They may not be the best team in the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League. But the Blind River Beavers went from 11th place overall in 2015-2016 to the NOJHL championship series in 2016-2017. …[read more]

More power to Powassan


Randy Russon
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April 22, 2017

They are celebrating in Powassan, a small-market town of champions. A franchise in only its third season of existence, the Powassan Voodoos are the best of what the 12-team Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League has to offer. …[read more]

Want to play for Soo Eagles?


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April 20, 2017

Attention junior-aged players looking to play hockey in Sault Ste. Marie. Soo Eagles of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League will play host to an open tryout camp on May 12-14 at Big Bear Arena in the Michigan Soo. …[read more]

Back in the Beaver dam


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April 20, 2017

Home ice is where the Blind River Beavers will try to get even with the Powassan Voodoos in Games 3 and 4 of their Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League championship series. …[read more]

Plans for Iroquois Falls fans


Randy Russon
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April 19, 2017

Cochrane Crunch owner-general manager-coach Ryan Leonard has a plan for the 2017-2018 Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League season that includes the neighbouring town of Iroquois Falls. …[read more]

Tryouts here, tryouts there


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April 16, 2017

There are few teams that remain in a playoff picture depicting the 2016-2017 season. Others are already planning ahead to 2017-2018 in the form of spring tryouts. Some of the tryouts slated by teams in the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League and the Great North Midget Hockey League are as follows. …[read more]

Some love for Iroquois Falls


Randy Russon
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April 14, 2017

Iroquois Falls has served the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League well for almost 20 years. Perhaps now the NOJHL can show some love to the little town that loves hockey. …[read more]

Soo Eagles open tryout


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April 14, 2017

Soo Eagles of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League will play host to an open tryout camp on May 12-14 at Big Bear Arena in the Michigan Soo. …[read more]

Big news out of French River


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April 13, 2017

French River Rapids of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League have confirmed a revamping of the two-year old franchise with the appointment of Sherry Bassin as senior director of hockey operations and Ken Strong as head coach. …[read more]

Blind River v. Powassan


Randy Russon
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April 11, 2017

Just call it a small-town showdown between two Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League markets with a combined population of less than 8,000. …[read more]

Express return of old coach


Randy Russon
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April 10, 2017

Tommy McCarthy will be returning to the Espanola Express of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League for the 2017-2018 season. …[read more]

Beaver fever in Blind River


Randy Russon
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April 8, 2017

For the first time in a Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League history that began in 1999, the Blind River Beavers are headed to the championship series. …[read more]

Iroquois Falls to Hearst


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April 8, 2017

Iroquois Falls Eskis are on the move to nearby Hearst effective the 2017-2018 Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League season. …[read more]

Blind River goes up 3-1


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April 7, 2017

Blind River Beavers are one win away from advancing to the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League championship series for the first time in a franchise history that began in 1999. …[read more]

Eagles will try to tie it up


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April 7, 2017

Buoyed by a seven-point burst from Canadian Soo products Jake Palmerio and Nick Trecroce in Game 3, Soo Eagles will try to even their playoff series with Blind River Beavers tonight. …[read more]

Two Soo boys pace Eagles


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April 5, 2017

Canadian Soo products Jake Palmerio and Nick Trecroce dominated the score sheet tonight as Soo Eagles blanked Blind River Beavers in Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League playoff action. …[read more]

Powassan a perfect seven up


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April 5, 2017

Powassan Voodoos are within one win of sweeping their second successive Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League playoff series. …[read more]

Injured Eagles on the mend


Randy Russon
By
April 4, 2017

A troika of forwards led by high-scoring Roman Gaudet could bolster the Soo Eagles as they return home for Games 3 and 4 of their Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League playoff series with the Blind River Beavers. …[read more]

Stevenson to sign with Storm


Randy Russon
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April 3, 2017

Winger Keegan Stevenson, who skated with Soo Thunderbirds of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League this season, is set to sign with Guelph Storm of the Ontario Hockey League. …[read more]

NOJHL final four begins


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April 1, 2017

Blind River Beavers and Powassan Voodoos have both used home ice to take opening games in their respective Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League division finals. …[read more]

Soo Eagles v. BR Beavers


Randy Russon
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March 30, 2017

Separated by two miles of International Bridge and about 90 miles of highway, a pair of upstart teams will face off for West Division bragging rights within the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League. …[read more]

Beavers to face Eagles


Randy Russon
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March 28, 2017

Blind River Beavers have won a playoff series for only the second time since joining the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League in 1999. …[read more]

One game, winner-take-all


Randy Russon
By
March 27, 2017

A closely-contested Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League playoff series featuring four straight one-goal games is headed to a seventh-and-deciding match. …[read more]

Canadian Eagles fly high


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By
March 26, 2017

At one time or another over the past few years, Nick Trecroce, Jake Palmerio and Carmen Scarfone all had aspirations of playing for their hometown, Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League team. …[read more]

How sweep it is!


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March 24, 2017

It lived up to its hype, the border battle did, with four close, evenly-matched contests. But the same team won all four games as Soo Eagles completed an improbable sweep of Soo Thunderbirds tonight. …[read more]

NOJHL playoff update


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March 24, 2017

Rayside-Balfour Canadians have tied their series with Blind River Beavers while Powassan Voodoos have advanced to the next round of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League playoffs. …[read more]

Eagles edge T-Birds again


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March 22, 2017

Kade Phipps made 46 saves and Soo Eagles upended the two-time reigning champion Soo Thunderbirds 3-2 tonight to take a commanding 3-0 lead in the second round, best-of-seven Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League playoff series. …[read more]

Border battle moves to Pullar


Randy Russon
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March 22, 2017

Soo Eagles and Soo Thunderbirds will resume their Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League cross-border playoff series tonight. …[read more]

Express tryout camp


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March 20, 2017

Espanola Express of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League has confirmed that its spring tryout camp will be held on Saturday April 22 at the Gerry McCrory Countryside Arena in Sudbury. …[read more]

Don’t count T-Birds out


Randy Russon
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March 19, 2017

Soo Thunderbirds may be trailing Soo Eagles two games to none in their best-of-seven Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League playoff series but it would be foolish to sell the two-time defending champions short. …[read more]

Eagles put press on T-Birds


Randy Russon
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March 19, 2017

Utilizing a basketball-style press — in this case an effective 1-1-3 fore check — Soo Eagles stole another road match to take a 2-0 lead on the favoured Soo Thunderbirds in their second-round Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League playoff series. …[read more]

NOJHL playoffs continue


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
By
March 18, 2017

Second-round playoff action in the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League continues with three games slated for tonight. …[read more]

Opening night, round two


Randy Russon
By
March 17, 2017

Living up to its billed hype, the Twin Soo border battle was all that as the second round of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League playoff show opened on Thursdsay night. …[read more]