NOJHL names its initial Eastlink TV 3 Stars of the Week for 2021-22

SUDBURY, Ont. – The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League announced Monday that Timmins Rock forward Christopher Engelbert, Elliot Lake Red Wings goaltender Nolan Chartrand and Soo Thunderbirds forward Tyson Doucette have been named its initial Eastlink TV 3 Stars of the Week for the 2021-22 campaign. CHRISTOPER ENGELBERT, (F) TIMMINS ROCK – Making an immediate […]

GALLERY: Engelbert OT hero as Rock edge Lumberjacks

TIMMINS, Ont. – A Christopher Engelbert goal, off a nice feed from Nicolas Pigeon, 3:20 into overtime was the difference as the Timmins Rock pulled out a narrow 2-1 win over the Hearst Lumberjacks in a well-played Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League affair Sunday at McIntyre Arena. A hard-checking opening 20 minutes saw goaltenders Matteo […]

GALLERY: Elliot Lake victorious in Blind River

BLIND RIVER, Ont. – A Cole Kimble goal, just over three minutes into the third period, proved to be the game-winner as the Elliot Lake Red Wings skated to a 4-3 victory over the Blind River Beavers Sunday afternoon in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League play at the Blind River Community Centre. Special teams helped […]

McHutchion strikes twice as Express derail Cubs

ESPANOLA, Ont. – Ty McHutchion picked up a pair of goals while teammates Ryan Rubic, Josh Boucher and Kyle Caron dished out two assists apiece to help pace the Espanola Express to a 5-3 triumph over the Greater Sudbury Cubs in in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League action Sunday afternoon at the Regional Recreation Complex. […]

Former NOJHLer Bowditch named head coach in Elliot Lake

ELLIOT LAKE, Ont. – The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League’s Elliot Lake Red Wings announced Sunday that they have named Tanner Bowditch as the club’s new head coach. No stranger to the NOJHL, the 26-year-old Uxbridge, Ont., product spent both the 2014-15 and 2015-16 campaigns, skating at forward in the league with the then Elliot […]

GALLERY: Powassan rallies for road win in Kirkland Lake

Photos – Allyson DemersKIRKLAND LAKE, Ont. – The Powassan Voodoos stormed back from a two-goal third period deficit and rallied with four unanswered tallies to pull out a 7-5 come from behind victory over the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners in an action-packed Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League match-up Saturday at the Joe Mavrinac Community Complex.Some […]

GALLERY: Thunderbirds soar over Beavers

BLIND RIVER, Ont. – Goaltender Noah Zeppa turned aside all 17 shots he faced in his Soo Thunderbirds debut while teammate Tyson Doucette had a hat trick to help backstop their club to a 7-0 triumph over the Blind River Beavers Saturday in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League play at the Blind River Community Centre. […]

GALLERY: Red Wings winners over Express in NOJHL debut

Photos: Chelsea Solomon ESPANOLA, Ont. – The Elliot Lake Red Wings got goals from four different players and a 30-save effort from goalkeeper Nolan Chartrand to earn a 4-1 win over the Espanola Express in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League encounter Friday at the Regional Recreation Complex. An early power play helped Elliot Lake […]

GALLERY: Rock impress in home-opening win over Gold Miners

TIMMINS, Ont. – The Timmins Rock saw captain Tyler Schwindt and newcomer Christopher Engelbert both tally twice, while defenceman Cameron Dutkiewicz and forward Nicolas Pigeon had three-point nights as part of a 7-3 decision over the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League action Friday at McIntyre Arena. It took just three […]

GALLERY: Voodoos double up Rapids 4-2

Game Photos: Dal Photography FRENCH RIVER – Powassan Voodoos captain Cameron Lemcke tallied twice to help propel his side to a 4-2 triumph over the French River Rapids Friday in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League play at Noelville Arena. The Voodoos opened the scoring nine minutes into the contest off a nice feed from the point […]