On paper, it looks like a David vs. Goliath matchup. The Orillia Experience Nissan Kings, who stumbled and sputtered down the stretch en route to compiling a 9-10-1 regular season record, will clash with the powerhouse Akwesasne Indians, who rolled to a 15-5 record, in the first round of the Ontario Lacrosse Association Jr. B playoffs.
It took a dramatic last-second goal in overtime and some help from another team, but, for the second straight year, Orillia's Experience Nissan Kings have qualified for the post-season.
Despite missing Quintin Bullen, their captain and one of the best girls’ field lacrosse players in the province, the Parry Automotive U19A Orillia Lady Kings went undefeated on the weekend at The Girls of Summer Classic tournament in Syracuse, N.Y.
Three straight losses away from home have put a playoff berth in peril for the road-weary Orillia Experience Nissan Kings.
Another slow start mixed with penalty troubles proved to be a deadly combination as Orillia's Experience Nissan Kings were dumped 10-6 by the host Halton Hills Bulldogs Thursday night.
Orillia's Experience Nissan Kings bounced back from a tough loss Saturday night when they rolled to an explosive 17-6 win over Nepean in a Sunday afternoon Ontario Lacrosse Association Jr. B contest at Rotary Place.
The red-hot Orillia Experience Nissan Kings were sizzling Thursday night when they crushed the host Newmarket Saints 15-3 at the Ray Twinney Recreation Complex.
Goliath, meet David. Over the weekend, Orillia’s Experience Nissan Kings played the role of giant slayers, knocking off two of the top teams in the Ontario Lacrosse Association’s Jr. B ranks to solidify themselves as contenders.
It was a game in which the final score was an afterthought. But that doesn’t mean the game at the West Orillia Sports Complex was unimportant.
Drenched by incessant rain, caked in mud, their bodies bruised and battered, the gratified smiles said it all: there is nothing more satisfying than the sweet taste of victory. And that's what the talented and determined girls of the Patrick Fogarty Catholic Secondary School girls' field lacrosse team felt after two intense days of action this week
Orillia's Experience Nissan Kings are starting to round into shape as they try to overcome a slow start to the Ontario Lacrosse Association Jr. B season.
A pair of Orillia boys' field lacrosse teams shone at the rain-soaked provincial championship on the weekend with the local U13 boys' squad putting an exclamation mark on the season-ending tournament by winning a gold medal as Ontario's top team in their age group.
On a night when the goaltending was superb and the defence was solid, the offence sputtered for Orillia's Experience Nissan Kings as they lost a heart-breaking 9-8 decision Saturday night to the Oakville Buzz.
The Patrick Fogarty Catholic Secondary School girls' field lacrosse team wrapped up their dominant regular season Tuesday with three more wins and will enter next week's provincial championship as the No. 1 seed as they look to win their second straight Ontario Federation of School Athletic Association (OFSAA) crown.
A last-minute goal gave the Orillia Experience Nissan Kings a dramatic 11-10 victory over the Newmarket Saints Saturday night to help the local Jr. B lacrosse team salvage a split of their weekend games.
The Orillia Experience Nissan Kings are off to a slow start in their Ontario Lacrosse Association Jr. B season. Playing three of their first four games on the road has not helped.
When you're hot, you're hot. And the Patrick Fogarty Catholic Secondary School Flames are smokin' hot.
Last week, rain washed away opening night for the Orillia Lady Kings girls field lacrosse house league program. So, organizers refused to let Mother Nature score another victory this week.