December 16, 2021

Local PJHL Roundup:Storoschuk and Noble lead Merchants to victory

By Darryl G. Smart Joel Storoschuk and Parker Nobel struck twice each to lead the Norwich Merchants to a 6-3 win over the Burford Bulldogs in […]
December 16, 2021

Corvairs hope perseverance pays off

By Darryl G. Smart It certainly hasn’t been a typical Caledonia Pro-Fit Corvairs season. But considering everything the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League team has endured […]
December 15, 2021

U18 Thunder flex defensive muscle to earn silver at A division tournament

By Darryl G. Smart The Caledonia Thunder U18 team is showing that they can step up and take on anyone. A BB centre, the Thunder decided […]
December 15, 2021

Dover skaters get back to competition for the first time in two years

By Darryl G. Smart Taylor Bennett and Gabriella Jackson have been champing at the bit to compete on the ice. For the first time in two […]
December 14, 2021

High school roundup

The winter season for Athletic Association of Brant Haldimand Norfolk District 9 is in full swing and Smart Sports Network has everything you need to know […]

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 […]