Flint calls on Zach Giroux


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December 5, 2019

Flint Firebirds of the Ontario Hockey League have promoted a pair of prospects — including forward Zacharie Giroux from the Rayside Balfour Canadians of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League — for an upcoming three-game road trip to Barrie, Sudbury and North Bay.

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Majors at an 11-year best


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December 3, 2019

It has been quite a spell since the Timmins Majors of the Great North Midget Hockey League have been at the .500 level at this stage of a season. In fact, not since the 2008-2009 season — when the Majors finished with a record of 16-12-6 — has a Timmins team been at the .500 mark on the first of December.

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Soo midgets sweep NL


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December 1, 2019

There was no quit in the visiting New Liskeard Cubs. But New Liskeard nonetheless dropped a 4-2 decision to the Soo Jr. Greyhounds today as the home team completed a three-game, Great North Midget Hockey League weekend sweep.

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Mangone sparks Jr. Hounds


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November 30, 2019

Upon being sidelined since early October with a broken finger, Calem Mangone is making the most of his return to the Soo Jr. Greyhounds of the Great North Midget Hockey League.

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Jr. Greyhounds cuff Cubs


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November 30, 2019

They forced the play from the outset and kept the pressure on with a relentless fore check. And the end result was a 6-2 win for the Soo Jr. Greyhounds over the visiting New Liskeard Cubs in Great North Midget Hockey League action from Friday.

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Team Great North is chosen


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November 29, 2019

Twenty players, including two goalies, six defensemen and 12 forwards will make up Team Great North at the upcoming CCM Midget AAA Hockey Challenge. The event will be hosted by the Quebec Midget AAA Hockey League and staged in Saguenay from December 11 to 15.

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Cubs headed to the Soo


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November 27, 2019

It is one of those weekend triple-headers that are a fact of life in the Great North Midget Hockey League. In this instance, the New Liskeard Cubs are headed to the Soo this weekend for a trio of tilts versus the Jr. Greyhounds.

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Dylan, Dylan, Jr. Hounds


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November 24, 2019

Soo Jr. Greyhounds returned home today from a tougher than tough road trip to Sudbury and North Bay which had them play four Great North Midget Hockey League games in a three-day span.

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Major gains in Timmins


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November 22, 2019

There are encouraging signs of progress being made relative to the Timmins Majors of the Great North Midget Hockey League.

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Flyers v. Majors postponed


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November 21, 2019

Weather conditions have resulted in the postponement of a Great North Midget Hockey League match between the Kapuskasing Flyers and Timmins Majors, Hockey News North has confirmed.

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Major task for Timmins


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November 20, 2019

Timmins Majors will return to the friendly frame of McIntyre Arena on Thursday, albeit to face a formidable foe in the Kapuskasing Flyers.

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Above .500 in New Liskeard


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November 18, 2019

It has been five years since the New Liskeard Cubs have had a winning record. And while 10 games do not make a season, the Cubs have climbed over the .500 mark with a record of 5-4-1.

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Timmins takes two from trip


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November 18, 2019

Three road games in a three day span yielded two victories for the Timmins Majors in Great North Midget Hockey League play from this weekend.

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Kap moms on the road


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November 16, 2019

Heading out on the snowy roads, mothers of players on the Kapuskasing Flyers accompanied their sons on a Great North Midget Hockey League road trip this weekend.

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Majors and mommas


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November 16, 2019

Timmins Majors of the Great North Midget Hockey League are on a three-game, weekend road trip to Sudbury. And it is mother’s weekend as “mommas of the Majors” are on the road trip in support of their sons.

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Hound midgets on hiatus


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November 13, 2019

They have played the most regular season games of any team in the Great North Midget Hockey League. Add in multiple tournaments that they have also participated in to date and suffice to say that the Soo Jr. Greyhounds are on a well-deserved break from the action.

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Challenge for Great North


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November 8, 2019

An all-star team representing the Great North Midget Hockey League will take part in the prestigious CCM Midget AAA Challenge that is slated for next month in Saguenay, Quebec.

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Hiking up the Great North


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November 7, 2019

New Liskeard Cubs and Timmins Majors are both making fresh tracks on the rigorous Great North Midget Hockey League path.

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Close race in the Great North


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November 4, 2019

There is no easy terrain within the Great North Midget Hockey League. As the Soo Jr. Greyhounds are setting the pace, Kapuskasing Flyers, North Bay Major Trappers, Sudbury Nickel Capital Wolves, Timmins Majors and New Liskeard Cubs are all in close pursuit.

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Soo goalie in New Liskeard


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October 26, 2019

A small market team that generally utilizes players from the surrounding area, New Liskeard Cubs of the Great North Midget Hockey League brought in Zach Prusky from 325 miles away at Sault Ste. Marie to be one of their goalies for this season.

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Leaders of the Great North


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October 21, 2019

There is a semblance of steadiness within the Great North Midget Hockey League thus far this 2019-2020 season.

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Cubs cuff the Wolves


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October 19, 2019

After losing their first four games to begin the 2019-2020 Great North Midget Hockey League season, the New Liskeard Cubs have won two straight outings.

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Jr. Hounds are hungry dogs


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October 17, 2019

They are off and running. Soo Jr. Greyhounds hold down first place in the Great North Midget Hockey League through eight games of the 2019-2020 regular season with a record of 7-1-0.

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Jr. Hounds split with Kap


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October 13, 2019

Soo Jr. Greyhounds tasted defeat for the first time this season but still salvaged a weekend split with the visiting Kapuskasing Flyers to remain atop the Great North Midget Hockey League standings with a record of 7-1-0.

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First win for Timmins Majors


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October 12, 2019

Second-year skater Desmond Brazeau potted a pair of goals and added an assist as the Timmins Majors trimmed the New Liskeard Cubs 6-3 in Great North Midget Hockey League action from Friday night.

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Jr. Hounds off and running


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October 6, 2019

Soo Jr. Greyhounds completed a three-game road sweep today by upending the Timmins Majors to improve their record to 6-0-0 in the early going of the Great North Midget Hockey League season.

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Six in six for Deforge


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October 6, 2019

Timmins Majors are off to a sluggish 0-4-2 start to the Great North Midget Hockey League regular season but one of their players is averaging a goal per game.

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Points for the NL Cubs


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October 6, 2019

New Liskeard Cubs have yet to win through their first three games of the 2019-2020 Great North Midget Hockey League regular season. But two New Liskeard forwards have made their share of points.

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Majors make good points


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September 29, 2019

Timmins Majors did not win any of the three games they played against the Soo Jr. Greyhounds this weekend. But the visiting Majors twice forced overtime to come away with two hard-earned points from a rugged road trip.

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Major effort in defeat


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September 29, 2019

Evan Nicholls stood tall — literally and figuratively — for the Timmins Majors. The 6-foot-4 goalie made several spectacular saves but the visitors from Timmins were overwhelmed by the fast-skating Soo Jr. Greyhounds in Great North Midget Hockey League action from Saturday night.

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Close contests in Great North


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September 28, 2019

A trio of narrow decisions was the story from Friday night as the season-opening weekend began in the Great North Midget Hockey League.

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Timmins goalie has Soo link


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September 27, 2019

Evan Nicholls will be in familiar surroundings this weekend when the Timmins Majors visit the Soo Jr. Greyhounds to begin the 2019-2020 Great North Midget Hockey League regular season.

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Hockey North Show returns


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September 24, 2019

A fixture on Sault Ste. Marie radio station ESPN 1400 since 2010, the Hockey North Show with Randy Russon returns for another season tonight from 5-6 p.m.

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They the North of the OHL


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September 19, 2019

These Troops are young and — for example — contain a defenseman and a forward who were teammates with the North Bay Minor Trappers of the Great North Midget Hockey League not that long ago. And for the time being, nine rookies, including a pair of goalies from the Powassan Voodoos of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League, are part of the 24-player roster of the North Bay Battalion as the 2019-2020 Ontario Hockey League season gets underway.

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Big Ben on the mend


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September 19, 2019

Prize goalie Ben Gaudreau, who the Sarnia Sting took in the first round of the 2019 Ontario Hockey League priority selections draft from the North Bay Trappers of the Great North Midget Hockey League, continues to recover from an off-season injury.

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Giroux commits to Flint


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September 11, 2019

Pint-sized pivot Zacharie Giroux has signed with the Flint Firebirds and will split time this season between the Ontario Hockey League team and the Rayside Balfour Canadians of the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League.

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Pride of the Timmins Majors


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August 26, 2019

Homegrown head coach Brandon Perry has made no secret of the fires of passion that burn within him relevant to the Timmins Majors of the Great North Midget Hockey League.

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Soo midgets name captain


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August 11, 2019

Soo Jr. Greyhounds head coach Jamie Henderson has confirmed his team captain ahead of the 2019-2020 Great North Midget Hockey League season.

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Great North midget revamp


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July 11, 2019

Major, massive, progressive changes are coming to the Great North Midget Hockey League effective the 2019-2020 season.

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Soo midget summer camp


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July 6, 2019

Soo Major Greyhounds of the Great North Midget Hockey League will be holding a summer evaluation camp later this month.

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Zeppa signs with Chatham


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June 19, 2019

Local product Noah Zeppa has a Plan B in place if he doesn’t crack the roster of the Soo Greyhounds for the 2019-2020 Ontario Hockey League season. The 2002 birth-year goalie has signed with the Chatham Maroons of the Greater Ontario Jr. Hockey League, Hockey News North has confirmed.

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NL coach likes Soo goalie


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June 6, 2019

New Liskeard Cubs head coach Steve Polyblank likes both the ability and commitment of Sault Ste. Marie product Zachary Prusky. Not only did Prusky stand out at the Cubs recent spring tryout camp but the 2003 birth year goalie is willing to move 325 miles from his Soo home to play at the Great North Midget Hockey League level in New Liskeard.

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