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December 3, 2021

Baseball Ontario Awards: Woodley named Player of the Year

By Darryl G. Smart Markus Woodley could crush the opponent’s spirits with one swing of the bat, while lifting his teammate’s spirits in the dugout with […]
December 1, 2021

Hurricanes hoops dream run ends at OFSAA

By Darryl G. Smart If you were to ask Ethan Jones or any of his Hagersville Hurricanes senior girls basketball players their expectations at the beginning […]
November 30, 2021

Warriors go undefeated to win gold in Dorchester

By Darryl G. Smart It’s safe to say the Simcoe Domino’s Pizza Warriors had themselves a weekend. The U18 squad went undefeated en route to capturing […]
November 29, 2021

Knights make presence felt in Barrie with medal haul

By Darryl G. Smart The Norfolk Knights invaded the Barrie Colts Peggy Hill Classic, and by the time the weekend was over, everyone knew who this […]
November 26, 2021

Dykxhoorn named top Canadian pitcher and is set to Taiwan Series this weekend

By Darryl G. Smart Brock Dykxhoorn has had a season to remember once again in Taiwan.  The right-handed pitcher has been sharp all season, helping the […]

September 2, 2021

Otters capture ORSA bantam title

By Darryl G. Smart The Norwich Otterville Otters are provincial champs. On Friday, the Otters completed the comeback to beat Chesley 14-7 in front of the […]
August 16, 2021

LOCAL FASTBALL WRAP UP: Cloet helps Express win U19 eliminations; Revolution bats explode

Cloet and Express win U19 eliminations Waterford’s Aiden Cloet is a provincial champ again. Cloet, took to the fastball field with the Napanee Express this season, […]
April 28, 2020

Boersma takes Merchants’ reins after Smith steps down

By Darryl G. Smart When the Provincial Junior Hockey League season begins, so will the Jared Boersma era in Norwich. Boersma becomes the Norwich Merchants’ head […]
April 1, 2020

PJHL playoffs: Merchants season comes to an end

By Darryl G. Smart It certainly wasn’t the way Dave Smith, his coaching staff and the rest of the Norwich Jr C Merchants wanted to end […]
March 29, 2020

Centennials strike first

By Darryl G. Smart The Ayr Centennials struck three times in the second period to beat the Norwich Jr C Merchants 3-2 in Game 1 of […]
March 29, 2020

Luke wins PJHL scoring title

By Darryl G. Smart Jake Luke certainly has had the scoring touch this season for the Norwich Jr C Merchants. And now he can say he […]
March 10, 2020

PJHL ROUNDUP: Night to remember for Merchants

By Darryl G. Smart On Friday night, the Norwich Jr C Merchants did what no team has done to the Ayr Centennials in Provincial Junior Hockey […]
March 8, 2020

Luke named PJHL Doherty Division Player of the Month

By Darryl G. Smart It’s pretty safe to say December was a big month for Jake Luke. The Norwich Jr C Merchants forward, from Simcoe, lit […]