Nice start for new guys in BR


Randy Russon
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January 15, 2018

So far, so good, even though it is a small sample. That is, Zach Senecal is off to a good start with the Blind River Beavers in his return to the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League. …[read more]

Blind River adds Zach Senecal


Randy Russon
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January 8, 2018

1998 birth year forward Zach Senecal is returning to the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League, this time with the Blind River Beavers. …[read more]

New goalie in Blind River


Randy Russon
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January 5, 2018

Former Soo Eagles goalie Camden Burggrabe is returning to the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League, this time with the Blind River Beavers. …[read more]

Soo Eagles add Casey, Rowe


Randy Russon
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January 5, 2018

Already averaging more than four goals per game, Soo Eagles of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League have further strengthened their forward unit. …[read more]

Shuffle in the Beavers net


Randy Russon
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January 3, 2018

Reigning West Division playoff champion Blind River Beavers have shuffled their net worth with the 2018 portion of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League season set to get underway. …[read more]

Write on about the NOJHL


Randy Russon
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December 28, 2017

There is so much good that can be written about the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League. And here are just a few examples from among the many folks who make following the NOJHL worth while. …[read more]

Soo T-Birds to BR Beavers


Randy Russon
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December 28, 2017

The top two teams in the West Division of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League have finalized a trade, HockeyNewsNorth.com has confirmed. …[read more]

Soo midgets hop the Express


Randy Russon
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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]

Timmins to Rimouski


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December 22, 2017

1999 birth year defenseman Josh Anderson is moving up from the Timmins Rock of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League to the Rimouski Océanic of the Quebec Major Jr. Hockey League. …[read more]

NOJHL debut for Campbell


Randy Russon
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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]

Ritchie makes NOJHL debut


Randy Russon
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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]

Neault makes NOJHL history


Randy Russon
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December 16, 2017

Rayside-Balfour Canadians forward Matt Neault has established a new Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League record for most career games played. …[read more]

Best of the NOJHL West


Randy Russon
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December 14, 2017

Call them the Four Tops. As in the top four teams from the West Division of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League. …[read more]

A win for Michael Doan


Randy Russon
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December 10, 2017

On a night that honoured their fallen former goalie, the Soo Thunderbirds came through in heavenly fashion for the late Michael Doan. …[read more]

Ex-OHLer to NOJHL in Hearst


Randy Russon
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December 8, 2017

Hard-working, character-kid forward Zack Dorval, who played three full seasons in the Ontario Hockey League before leaving on his own terms following the 2016-2017 season, has signed with the Hearst Lumberjacks of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League. …[read more]

Michael Doan to be honoured


Randy Russon
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December 7, 2017

As his former teams face off in a Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League match on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at John Rhodes Community Centre, the late Michael Doan will be honoured in a pre-game tribute. …[read more]

Soaring Soo Eagles sweep


Randy Russon
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December 3, 2017

Michigan Soo Eagles pulled off a road trip rarity on the weekend with three successive wins up in rugged northeastern Ontario. …[read more]

In and out of Rayside


Randy Russon
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December 1, 2017

Player movement has been plentiful of late as the Rayside-Balfour Canadians of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League are tweaking their roster. …[read more]

Rayside aims at Powassan


Randy Russon
By
November 28, 2017

Rayside-Balfour Canadians have added a seasoned skater to their roster as they take aim at a Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League championship. …[read more]

Crunch time for Soo boy


Randy Russon
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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]

T-Birds tap local market


Randy Russon
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November 21, 2017

To be sure, Soo Thunderbirds of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League are becoming even more of a local team. …[read more]

KL strikes gold


Randy Russon
By
November 18, 2017

Newly-acquired forward Gregory Trudeau-Paquet is already paying dividends for the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League. …[read more]

Crunch, Beavers are hot


Randy Russon
By
November 15, 2017

One from the East, one from the West. They represent two Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League teams that are on a roll. …[read more]

Birds bring pair to the nest


HockeyNewsNorth.com Staff
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November 14, 2017

Soo Thunderbirds of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League have officially confirmed the acquisition of a pair of homegrown forwards. …[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]

T-Birds v. Eagles tonight


Randy Russon
By
November 10, 2017

It looms as a game that is a promotion in itself, the fabled border battle rivalry featuring the Soo Thunderbirds and Soo Eagles. …[read more]

NOJHL teams on the up


Randy Russon
By
November 6, 2017

Rayside-Balfour Canadians. Soo Eagles. Kirkland Lake Gold Miners. They are three Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League teams on the move. …[read more]

This is Team NOJHL


Randy Russon
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November 1, 2017

The 2017 Eastern Canada Cup all-star challenge is slated to be held November 13-15 in Trenton, Ont. and the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League has confirmed its roster for the event. …[read more]

NOJHL East is a beast


Randy Russon
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October 24, 2017

Parity is rather evident among the six divisional rivals. Indeed, just six points stand between the second place Kirkland Lake Gold Miners and the sixth place Timmins Rock in the East Division of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League. …[read more]

Wrong way in Elliot Lake


Randy Russon
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October 23, 2017

Widely viewed as a serious championship contender before the start of the 2017-2018 Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League season, Elliot Lake Wildcats have instead been a big disappointment to date. …[read more]

Eagles 4, Thunderbirds 3


Randy Russon
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October 22, 2017

Soo Eagles continued their winning ways of late while at the same time putting a halt to the seven-game unbeaten streak of the cross-river Soo Thunderbirds …[read more]

John Parco coaches, trains


Randy Russon
By
October 20, 2017

He has a lot more to offer than just being the coach of the Soo Thunderbirds of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League. A former star player at the major junior and European professional levels, John Parco is also a sports vision trainer and a world-class, kinesiology-educated, disciple of the game that he lives and loves. …[read more]

15 goals for Nick Smith


Randy Russon
By
October 19, 2017

He has hands of silk and a nose for the net. Soo Thunderbirds second-year forward Nick Smith is evolving into a goal-scoring machine. …[read more]

Hot in the NOJHL West


Randy Russon
By
October 16, 2017

Rayside-Balfour Canadians, Soo Eagles and Soo Thunderbirds are three teams from the West Division who are on a roll in the 12-member Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League. …[read more]