The Barrie Colts came into this past weekend without their top two goal-scorers, but you wouldn’t know that based on the numbers they put up.
It’s been their Achilles heel all year and, once again Sunday, it proved fatal for the Subaru of Orillia Terriers.
Four local teams skated to championship banners in their respective divisions and several others just missed earning titles at the annual Jim Wilson Chevrolet Buick GMC Winter Classic, held at local rinks throughout the region from Thursday to Sunday.
The Barrie Colts were finally back at home. It looked like they had never left.
The Barrie Colts were going to be a better team this year.
The Subaru of Orillia Terriers parted company with their captain and brought in four new players as part of an effort to shake up their lineup, but it did not translate into wins for the struggling club this weekend.
The Barrie Colts had been jumping out in front of a lot of teams lately. They got a taste of their own medicine on Saturday night.
Two defencemen down, the Barrie Colts had to dig deep.
Pennzoil/Ledgers Orillia started a recent night on the ice with a 2-1 win over Home Hardware. Goal scorers for Pennzoil/Ledgers Orillia were Britt Lowry and Nadine Munro, assisted by Michelle Postill, Jen Page and Lorna Telford. The lone goal for Home Hardware was netted by Tracey Wilson.
A recent game between the novice A Orillia Terriers and the Bradford Bulldogs was fast and physical.
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The challenge was set for the Barrie Colts with the top team in the league coming to town.
The Julie Emery Mortgage minor atom A Orillia Terriers took Bradford by storm on the weekend.
The Orillia Peewee AE Terriers played Saturday on home ice facing the new King Rebellion. With ...
One step forward, two steps back. That seems to be the best way to describe the fortunes of the Subaru of Orillia Terriers as they near the end of the first quarter of their disappointing Provincial Junior Hockey League season.
Mike Duprey, who helped revive junior hockey in Orillia when he and several other local hockey lovers birthed the Jr. C Orillia Terriers in 2013, abruptly left his post as president on the weekend.
They can play it fast and loose, or slow and tight.
It’s never easy to break through the defensive system. For most of the night on Saturday, the Barrie Colts were unable to get anything going.
The Barrie Colts would bend, but not break. A high-scoring, offensive game was in the cards with the Erie Otters in town, and it went to the wire.