ESSO FUN DAYS
AN INTRODUCTION TO FEMALE HOCKEY
An introduction to female hockey for girls of all ages, Esso Fun Days is designed to familiarize beginners to female hockey and its basic skills at no cost to the first-time participant. The focus of the program is to introduce hockey in a FUN, POSITIVE and NON-THREATENING environment.
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The Peewee "A" Boys competed in the North York Knights Challenge Cup over the weekend. The boys went undefeated over the weekend Posting 4 Shutouts in the sweep. They defeated the George Bell Titans in the final 3-0 to capture the gold. Great work boys!
The Pedersen Peewee A Boys manged to take home Gold and defend home ice in the Wilson Chevrolet Buick GMC Challenge Cup. Great work boys!
The Rotary Club Peewee C Boys had a thrilling weekend at our own Wilson Chevrolet Buick GMC Challenge Cup. The boys finished second in their round robin play earning a spot in the semi's vs Cochrane. The boys managed to beat Cochrane in a double overtime effort. This is the second time the boys have ended Cochrane's tournament run in overtime. They beat them in Timmins in triple OT not that long ago! The boys came up a bit short in the final falling 3-1 to Temiscamingue in a hard fought close game. Congrats on a Silver medal and a great weekend Boys!
The Novice "A'" Grant Propane Boys participated in the 2018 West Nipissing Winter Classic this past weekend. The boys battled through a double round robin finishing with a 3-0-1 record earning top spot in their pool. They faced a tough Sudbury Bears team in the semi. The boys closed out the game with a hard fought 1-0 win to earn a spot in the final against the home town West Nipissing Sting. The game was close until the boys built a large lead winning the championship in convincing fashion. Great work Puckhounds!
All of our Puckhound Girls' teams travelled south this past weekend to compete in the Orillia and Huntsville Tournaments. The Atom House girls cut the drive short and competed in the Huntsville Tournament while the Novice House, Atom C, Peewee C, Bantam House and Bantam C continued down the highway to showcase their game at the 22nd Annual Orillia Hawks Tournament. The Girls competed well with almost a clean sweep. The Novice House, Peewee C and Bantam C all won gold in their divisions, all going undefeated while the Atom C girls lost a heart breaker 2-0 in the final winning the Silver. Congratulations to all of the girls who travelled this past weekend and competed wearing the Puckhound Jersey. Great effort, good job!
Novice House Champions
Bantam C Champions
Peewee C Champions
Tench Insurance Atom Gold in Timmins
The Atom Tench Insurance Team travelled to Timmins to participate in the Smiling M Tournament. The team went undefeated all weekend long and brought home the GOLD! Great team work by everyone on the team! Way to Go Tench!
TSMHA Puckhounds represented across Northern Ontario this weekend!
The Bantam Photographiks Team travelled to Timmins to participate in the Timmins Smiling M tournament. The Puckounds were able to pull off a great win in the B championship great work hounds!
The Roosters Midget Puckhounds also traveled to Timmins for the Smiling M Tournament. The Puckhounds earned a spot in the final vs Hearst. Both teams battled hard and the championship eventually went into double overtime where the Hearst team was able break the tie. Great job on a well deserved Silver medal Puckhounds.
The Scotia Bank Atom C Girls travelled to Sudbury to participate in the annual Snowflake Tournament. The Puckhounds were down early in the first game but stormed back as all of their players slowly trickled into the arena to help out their teammates. The girls went undefeated earning a spot in the final where they defeated SSM 4-0 to take the championship Great work ladies!
The Mike's One stop Bantam C girls travelled to Ottawa for the GCHA Kickin Ice in the Capital Tournament. The Girls had to forfeit their first game as many of their players could not make it to the rink in time for the game, however that didn't phase the girls. They ran the table from there on in and earned a spot in the final. The well rested Puckhounds were able to to defeat a good Carleton Place Team 3-1 in the final to earn the championship. Great effort ladies!
The Novice "A" Boys travelled to Hunstville to test their game. The first game was graciously delayed by the tournament organizers and the opponent Orro Thunder as the Puckhounds had to travel through Quebec to make it to the rink. The boys pulled through with an opening victory. The boys split their early Saturday morning games and had to wait around to learn their fate. The boys ultimately advanced to the semis where they pulled out a great team win. The final saw the Puckhounds face the host Hunstville team who had provided the Puckhounds their only loss of the Tournament. The game saw a great back and forth goal tending duel. The game eventually went onto overtime where the host team scored an early goal. Great effort boys and congratulations on a hard fought and well deserved Silver Medal.
The Temvet Peewee C Girls Win Gold In Peterborough
The Peewee C Girls traveled to Peterborough and competed in the 37th Annual Ice Kats Tournament. The girls completed the round robin play undefeated and earned a spot in the semi vs the well rested hometown Ice Kats. the Puckhounds had to come from behind and tie the game with 27 seconds left to force overtime which solved nothing. The Puckhounds eventually punched their ticket to the final on the fourth shooter in the shoot out. The final was a tail of three periods which saw the Puckhounds score 3 third period goals to win the championship 6-3 over Cornwall. Congrats on a well deserved Championship!
The Puckhounds were well represented in medal presentations across the province over the weekend!
The Rotary Club Peewee C team travelled south to participate in the Muskoka Rock Tournament in Port Carling. The boys defeated the Ingersoll Express in the final to capture the Championship. Great work boys!
The Novice A Grant Propane Boys also travelled south and participated in the East Nipissing Kurtis Schoen Memorial Tournament. The boys won gold in a thrilling double OT win after going undefeated in the tournament. Congrats Boys!
The Photgrafiks Bantam boys travelled north to participate in the Kirkland Lake Tournament. The Puckhounds battled a strong South Porcupine team in the championship game and held a lead late into the third before South Porcupine tied it with seconds left while on a 6 on 4. OT solved nothing before South Porcupine won it in the shoot out. Congrats on winning a well earned Silver medal!
The Scotiabank Temagami Atom House and the Wilson Chevrolet Atom "A" Boys defended home ice well while competing in our own TSMHA Tournament. Both teams were able to capture Silver medals at the TSMHA Wilson's Chevrolet Buick GMC Challenge Cup. Well done boys!
The Temiskaming Shores Puckhounds travelled to North Bay to compete in the annual Ice Boltz Tournament.
The Tem Vet Peewee "C" girls were on a collision course with the Ottawa Ice as both teams completed the round robin a perfect 4-0, earning a spot in the final. The Ice opened the Championship game with a quick goal but the Puckhounds stayed with their game and tied it shortly after. The Puckhounds continued to pull away from the Ice scoring 3 more unanswered goals. The Puckhounds earned a hard fought 4-1 victory claiming the Championship. Both goaltenders combined for 4 shutouts during the tournament en route to the tournament win. Great Work Ladies!
The Novice girls were equal to their Peewee counterparts and finished tied with four other team with a perfect 4-0 round robin record, but because of their excellent gf/ga ratio the girls earned a spot in the Final against an equally good Nepean Wildcat team. The Wildcats jumped out to an early 2-0 lead before the Puckhounds clawed back and tied it up. The Wildcats again took the lead 3-2 and despite lots of chances the girls were not able to tie it up. The girls won Silver in what was for some their first tournament action. Congratulations girls, it looks like you'll be bringing back medals for years to come!
The Scotiabank Atom C Girls travelled to Alliston on the weekend to participate in the 5th Annual Clearview Get your Pink On Tournament. The girls went undefeated during the round robin, earning a spot in the final against a gritty Russell Coyote team. The final was a thriller that saw the Puckhounds jump out to an early 1-0 first period lead. Both teams exchanged chances but the Puckhounds were able to hold off the Coyotes and capture the Championship by the same 1-0 score.