OJHL Burlington Cougars

    Burlington Cougars Prospect Camp - Summer 2019

    Date:03/21/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars are pleased to announce the continuation of our Prospect Camp for the 2019 season. The program has been a great success in recent years helping players to develop and showcase their on-ice skills with the assistance of the Burlington Cougars coaching staff. Please note that we are no longer accepting registrations. Summer 2019 Program Details Thursday, May 16, 2019: 3:...


    Burlington Cougars OJDL - Summer 2019

    Date:03/19/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars are pleased to announce the continuation of our Ontario Junior Development League (OJDL) program for the 2019 season. The program has been a great success in recent years helping players to develop their on-ice skills with the assistance of the Burlington Cougars coaching staff, as well as showcase players to university and college programs across North America. Please not...


    Cougars launch epic comeback, force Game 7

    Date:03/10/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    Entering Game 6 between the Burlington Cougars and Buffalo Jr. Sabres on Sunday afternoon the home team had won every game in the series, leading to a 3-2 series advantage for the visiting Sabres. That streak looked to be in doubt after 40 minutes on Sunday, as the Cougars found themselves on the wrong end of a 4-2 game with time winding down. The Cougars - led by some late game heroics from the...


    Hiebert shines as OJHL 1st Team All-Prospect

    Date:03/02/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars are pleased to announce that defenceman Clark Hiebert has been selected as a 1st team All-Prospect for the the Ontario Junior Hockey League (OJHL). The OJHL All-Prospect Team is comprised of 2001 and 2002 birth-year prospects and is selected by the OJHL general managers, as well as an awards committee comprised of one media member in each OJHL market. Clark Hiebert is in h...


    Cougars knot series up at 1-1

    Date:03/02/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    Game Two of the OJHL West Division semifinals took place on home ice for the Cougars on Friday night, following a 7-4 loss in Game One. The Cougars faithful packed Appleby Ice Centre and the boys on the ice delivered the win for their ruckus crowd. An outstanding bounce-back performance from goaltender Daniel Davidson, and four straight third period tallies would be the story as Burlington evened...


    Cougars drop Game 1 in Buffalo

    Date:02/28/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars and Buffalo Jr. Sabres opened their first-round best of seven series on Wednesday night at the Harborcenter in Buffalo. Despite the winter storm, the atmosphere was hot inside the rink as both teams were looking to get the jump on their opponent in game one. Unfortunately for the Cougars, an even hotter start for the home team told the tale, and resulted in a 7-4 win for th...


    Burlington and Buffalo set to Battle in First Round

    Date:02/27/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The 2018-19 OJHL regular season has come to a close and the Burlington Cougars are headed to the postseason. With a 27-22-3-2 record, Burlington solidified the third spot in the West Division with 59 points. Cougars fans, along with players and staff, endured a rollercoaster of a season beginning with a new coach, new captain, and many new faces in the lineup. Head Coach Mark Jooris has seen thi...


    First Round Playoff Schedule Announced

    Date:02/26/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    After finishing outside of the playoff picture last season, your Burlington Cougars are back at it for the 2019 playoff run! With a 27-22-3-2 regular season record and taking 3rd place in the division, we’re set for a first round, West Division Semi-final matchup vs. the Buffalo Jr. Sabres. See the playoff schedule below – more details to follow. Please note that dates and times are ...


    Cougars topple Spirit to conclude regular season

    Date:02/23/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    In their final matchup of the regular season on Saturday night, it was a night of firsts for the Burlington Cougars battling the Spirit in Stouffville. Cougars defenceman Richard Coulson had a career night as the Burlington native netted his first career OJHL goal in his second season (played just 5 games in 2017-18) and added two assists for a 3-point night. Not to be outdone, 16-year old AP Br...


    Blades best Cougars, take season series

    Date:02/23/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars took to the ice for their last regular season home game of the 18/19 season versus their arch rival Oakville Blades on Friday night. Their season series was on the line as both teams had split their five previous meetings (2-2-1). Despite some outstanding offensive pressure and solid goaltending, the Blades bested the Cougars in this one, 2-0. Friday was graduation night f...


    Graduating Players Night at Appleby

    Date:02/21/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars organization is pleased to announce that we will be hosting our Graduating Players Night on Friday, February 22nd for three Cougars players that will be moving on from the OJHL following the 2018-19 season. We would like to congratulate Matthew Steen, Michael Greco and Daniel Davidson on their junior hockey careers, and for their contributions to the Burlington Cougars org...


    Cougars crush Canadiens, clinch playoff spot

    Date:02/16/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars have clinched a playoff spot following a 4-1 victory over the Toronto Jr. Canadiens on Saturday night. The win, combined with a Georgetown Raiders loss, has guaranteed the Cougars a playoff berth with seeding to still be determined. “We’re very excited. We’re here to make the playoffs and we’re playing really well right now and are on a bit of a rol...


    Cougars roll over 99ers 6-2 to kickoff crucial weekend

    Date:02/15/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars inched two points closer to a playoff berth with a win over the Brantford 99ers on Friday night at Appleby Ice Centre. Both teams combined for 40 minutes of penalties, none more crucial than a late second period call that would clinch the win for the Cougars, 6-2. Matthew Dunsmoor was back in the Cougars goal on Friday, seeing his first action since February 2nd, a 5-3 los...


    Graduating Players Night – February 22, 2019

    Date:02/12/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars organization is pleased to announce that we will be hosting our Graduating Players Night on Friday, February 22nd for three Cougars players that will be moving on from the OJHL following the 2018-19 season. We would like to congratulate Matthew Steen, Michael Greco and Daniel Davidson on their junior hockey careers, and for their contributions to the Burlington Cougars org...


    Cougars trump Admirals in Key Matchup

    Date:02/11/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    With five games remaining in the regular season, the Burlington Cougars hosted the Brampton Admirals on Sunday night at Appleby Ice Centre. With only one point separating the two teams in the West Division standings, neither bench was going to lay down. On the back of some great goaltending and beautiful passing, the Cougars battled their way to a 2-1 victory. Fresh off a wild double overtime dr...


    Cougars and Blades on CHCH-TV

    Date:01/29/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars are thrilled to announce that we will be taking our talents to the big screen this weekend. As part of a broadcast partnership between the Ontario Junior Hockey League (OJHL) and CHCH-TV, this Saturday’s game will be the “CHCH Game of the Week,” featured on terrestrial TV for millions of households across the province. This game – the third of six i...


    Cougars fall to Raiders on Friday night

    Date:01/26/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars hosted the Georgetown Raiders on a frigid Friday night at Appleby Ice Centre. The cold seemed to seep its way in to the Cougars’ offence as they would only manage one goal despite nearly doubling the Raiders in shots. A hot goalie and a couple of fluke goals told the tale in this one, as the Cougars dropped the contest 4-1. Both teams entered Friday’s matchup o...


    Burlington Cougars at Special Olympics Provincial Qualifier Basketball Tournament

    Date:01/25/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars are pleased to announce that we will be volunteering at the Special Olympics Provincial Qualifier Basketball Tournament on Saturday, January 26, 2019. The tournament will be held at the Haber Recreation Centre in Burlington (3040 Tim Dobbie Drive), with participants from a number of communities including Burlington, Hamilton, Oakville, Welland and more. Cougars players and...


    Cougars claw past Chargers on Monday afternoon

    Date:01/21/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars picked up a valuable two points in a Monday matinee matchup against the Mississauga Chargers at Appleby Ice Centre. With the playoffs looming and teams jockeying for positioning, the Cougars were led by a cast of players on Monday, eventually emerging with a 6-1 victory. Recently acquired goaltender Daniel Davidson made his Cougars, and OJHL debut after coming over from th...


    Cougars fall to Admirals at home

    Date:01/19/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars hosted their West Division rival Brampton Admirals at Appleby Ice Centre on Friday night. Despite a strong opening period from Burlington, a second period surge from the Admirals would have them come out on top by a final score of 4-1. The first period started with a Cougars powerplay due to a warm-up violation, but proved unsuccessful. The home team would carry that momen...


    Cougars Pounce on Panthers in Comeback Win

    Date:01/14/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars rallied back from a 2-0 deficit to bank a crucial two points versus the Pickering Panthers on Sunday night with a 4-3 win. Ten different Cougars registered at least 1 point, none more clutch than Mitchell Morrison’s powerplay goal in the dying minutes of the game, serving as the eventual game winner. On the heels of a barn-burner matinee against St. Michaels on Tuesd...


    Burlington Cougars Player Billeting

    Date:01/12/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    Are you interested in hosting a Cougars player to billet with your family for the hockey season? The Burlington Cougars request that any families who may be interested in billeting for the remainder of the 2018-19 season and beyond please review the following information. The entire Burlington Cougars organization greatly values the billet families that host the Cougars players when they are aw...


    Cougars Hit the Hardwood against Flames

    Date:01/11/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars are excited to announce that once again we will be hitting the hardwood for a basketball game against the Burlington Flames athletes. The Burlington Flames basketball team competes in several tournaments each season, and is looking for its 3rd straight victory against the Cougars. Come out in February and support your local Burlington athletes in a fun-filled evening. Thur...


    Cougars cruise past Buzzers

    Date:01/09/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars took home an important two points at home versus the St. Michaels Buzzers in a rare afternoon affair on Tuesday. There was no shortage of goals in this contest, as a pair of shorthanded and powerplay goals lifted the Cougars to an 8-6 win. Andrew Salt opened the scoring with his first of two shorthanded goals on the afternoon. Salt managed to sneak past the Buzzers’ ...


    Cougars Kick Off 2019 vs. Hurricanes

    Date:01/04/2019   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars begin a push for the playoffs on home ice tonight with the Newmarket Hurricanes paying a visit to Appleby Ice Centre. All Burlington Eagles players wearing their team jersey will receive free admission to tonight's game. Come out with your teammates and cheer on your hometown Burlington Cougars! Puck drop will be at 7:30pm at Appleby Ice Centre! Get to the rink early ...


    Cougars fall to Raiders in Georgetown

    Date:12/09/2018   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    Just one day removed from ending the Oakville Blades’ 10-game winning streak and knocking off the CJHL’s number 1 ranked team, the Burlington Cougars came up just short against another West Division rival on Saturday night. Despite getting a terrific performance in the crease from Zachary Dietz in his first OJHL start, the Cougars fell on the road to the Georgetown Raiders by a score...


    Cougars beat Blades in overtime thriller

    Date:12/08/2018   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars hosted the country’s number-one ranked junior A hockey team, the Oakville Blades, in a Friday night showdown at Appleby Ice Centre. The Cougars, throwing all doubt out the window, shocked the Blades with a 4-3 overtime win. The Blades came into the game leading the OJHL with 53 points (25-2-1-2), but have not beaten the Cougars this season. Burlington had been on fir...


    Patriots double up on Cougars in Shine the Light game

    Date:12/01/2018   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars hosted the Toronto Patriots on Friday night at Appleby Ice Centre. The home team dawned their purple uniforms in support of the Halton Women’s Place, and the fight against abuse of women and children. The Cougars came into Friday’s action winning their previous four games, a stretch that saw them tally 22 goals. Despite a hot start, Burlington was unable to mat...


    Cougars win fourth straight

    Date:11/26/2018   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    Fresh off a dominant performance in a 6-2 win over the Pickering Panthers on Friday night, the Burlington Cougars traveled to Georgetown on Saturday for a West Division showdown with the Raiders. Looking to extend their winning streak to a season-high four games, the Cougars were once again led by a strong offensive performance and would eventually take the game by a score of 6-4. The Cougars pi...


    Burlington Beats Buffalo for Big Two Points

    Date:11/19/2018   Source:OJHL Burlington Cougars  

    The Burlington Cougars took a gutsy two points away from their West Division Rival Buffalo Jr. Sabres on Sunday night south of the border. Cougars leading scorer Keanan Stewart was a thorn in the side of the Sabres once again, leading the way with three points in the 5-2 win. It was three early goals, and a relentless Cougars’ penalty-kill that set the stage for an exciting finish. Michael...