Quintin Hoch-Bullen loves a challenge. So, despite being just 16 at the time, the talented and driven Orillia field lacrosse standout opted to fill out an application to play for Team Canada at the 2017 Women's Lacrosse World Cup.
Ten local field lacrosse players and two of their coaches recently capped a banner season for the Orillia Lady Kings program by helping their teams find success at the Ontario Summer Games in Mississauga.
The Orillia novice 1 Peterbilt Kings played the best five games of their season, which led them to a berth in the semifinals at the provincial lacrosse championships.
The Orillia Lady Kings recently capped their successful field lacrosse season with a year-end awards banquet at the Hawk Ridge Golf and Country Club. Each team recognized its top players. The award recipients are as follows:
The Orillia KRS Crane midget Kings had something to prove when they competed at the provincial box lacrosse championship this past weekend in Whitby.
For many years, when a local sports team won a provincial or national championship, its players were honoured with a ride on a fire truck through downtown Orillia. However, in the late 1990s, that tradition ended as newer fire trucks were no longer manufactured with running boards players could stand on and concerns were raised about insurance and
This past weekend, the Orillia tyke 1 Kings fell just short of defending their provincial championship, but they still walked away with their heads held high with a silver medal.
The Orillia Jim Wilson bantam Kings lacrosse team capped an excellent season by going 3-0 in round-robin action and losing to the the eventual silver medallists in the quarter-final round of their provincials.
The Orillia novice 1 Peterbilt Kings have had a busy lacrosse season but have taken time to give back to the community.
The Meridian Credit Union Orillia Lady Kings U19 B team shone at the Ontario Women's Field Lacrosse provincial championship on the weekend, qualifying for the final four before just missing a bronze medal.
The Parry Automotive U19A Orillia Lady Kings made lacrosse history on the weekend. The talent-laden, driven Lady Kings capped a perfect regular season with five impressive wins at the Ontario Women's Field Lacrosse provincial championship to capture the gold medal and earn a provincial title - a first for an Orillia team.
OSHAWA -- They headed into the Ontario championship tournament ranked seventh in the province, but with some overtime heroics and clutch play, the Don Pepper Haulage and Sons U11 Lady Kings stunned their B Division rivals to bring home a well-deserved silver medal.
The Don Pepper Haulage and Sons U11 Orillia Lady Kings field lacrosse team recently wrapped up the regular season and is excited about heading into this weekend's provincial championship ranked seventh overall in Ontario.
The Champlain Ready Mix U15 Orillia Lady Kings completed their regular season of Ontario Women's Field Lacrosse recently in Owen Sound.
The Meridian Credit Union U19 B girls' field lacrosse team has had a busy couple of weeks.
The Orillia Jim Wilson bantam Kings lacrosse team had a solid week, winning their final two regular-season games prior to heading to provincials next weekend.
The Orillia Parry Automotive U19A Lady Kings earned a pair of impressive victories on the weekend to complete a perfect regular season in the Ontario Women's Field Lacrosse Association.
Ten local field lacrosse players have been chosen to compete in the upcoming Ontario Summer Games, the province's bi-annual Olympic-style showcase of amateur sports.
The Orillia Lady Kings U19A team has already had a summer to remember.