The Georgian Invitational golf tournament was held Thursday at Heritage Hills, north of Barrie.
Noah Man, juggling many competing demands on his time, was thinking about quitting taekwondo, a sport he has been immersed in since he was eight. With one eye on the future, the teen knew it was important to keep working hard to maintain his 90% average, but he was also a member of two bands and had begun working at a local coffee shop to save for
There are always ups and downs when it comes to a varsity team.
Okay, so this isn't going to happen every single night. But opening up the season this way will allow fans plenty of license to dream.
Innisdale's Curtis King (86) recoils after taking a hard hit from Collingwood Fighting Owl's Ryan Saurty (25) and Mitch Stadeyk (8) in the opening game of the GBSSA senior boys football season. Innisdale proved to be too hot for the Owls winning 20-7.
There was a moment, with six minutes left in the second period, that aptly summarized the very short season, to date, for the Subaru of Orillia Terriers. While on a power play, the sloppy Terriers surrendered a two-on-one that ended in another goal for Stayner and further deepened the hole the home side found themselves in.
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Like a bull out of the gate, the Stayner Siskins started the new season with three wins.
The road travelled by the Barrie Colts last season was a bumpy one to say the least.
When Tyler Davidson was about 10 years old, his father bought him a motorbike. The youngster fell in love. He built makeshift wooden ramps in his backyard and learned to jump with style. Only the falling veil of darkness could get him to come inside.
The Innisdale Invaders were a little out of practice.
The Parry Automotive Orillia Lady Kings U19A lacrosse team travelled to Niagara University in Lewiston, N.Y. over the weekend to compete in a seven-versus-seven fall ball women's lacrosse tournament. It was an opportunity for the team's core group of players who will be returning to the team next summer to hone their skills and see how they match u
History has a way of repeating itself in sports even years later.
The Bolton Brewers defeated the New Lowell Knights, 3-0 and 5-2, on the weekend to claim another league championship.
Midhurst native Macauley Carson had a goal and an assist as his Sudbury Wolves defeated the Soo Greyhounds, 8-4, in pre-season Ontario Hockey League action on Saturday.
The Georgian Grizzlies men’s rugby team played their first road game of the season on Sunday against the Conestoga Condors at the Bill Struck Field in Cambridge.
In the first NHL preseason game played in China, the Los Angeles Kings used a third-period scoring spurt to put away the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 on Thursday.
This OHL season starts with so much uncertainty.
Our Ryan Pyette has dug into the Ontario Hockey League and offers this preview heading into the 2017-18 season: