Ontario Junior A Hockey League

    ONTARIO JUNIOR HOCKEY LEAGUE ACTION COMES TO CHCH-TV

    Date:12/13/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    December 13, 2018, Mississauga, ON – The Ontario Junior Hockey League today announced a broadcast partnership with CHCH-TV to air six live hockey games over the remainder of the 2018-2019 OJHL season. The “CHCH Game of the Week” will provide viewers across Ontario with thrilling Junior ‘A’ hockey action, featuring emerging local talent facing off every Saturday aftern...


    CJHL PARTNERS WITH GRADESLAM TO OFFER ONLINE TUTORING TO ITS PLAYERS

    Date:12/13/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

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    U.S. USES SPECIAL TEAMS TO DOWN CANADA EAST

    Date:12/12/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

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    DAWSON CREEK SELECTED AS HOST OF 2019 WORLD JUNIOR A CHALLENGE

    Date:12/12/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

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    FORMENTON EXPECTED TO HAVE LARGE ROLE AT WORLD JUNIORS

    Date:12/12/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    Should former Aurora Tiger Alex Formenton be captain of Canada’s entry at the World Junior Hockey Championships? Yes, according to TSN insider Craig Button. TSN Radio interview Team Canada opened its selection camp in Victoria yesterday.  “My expectation is he’ll be the captain on the team,” Button said on TSN Radio 1200 Ottawa. “I expect he’ll have a m...


    NEWMARKET'S WEEKS COMMITS TO OHL'S SUDBURY WOLVES

    Date:12/11/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    Goaltender Mitchell Weeks (photo by Shawn Muir / OJHL Images) of the Newmarket Hurricanes has confirmed his commitment to join the Sudbury Wolves of the Ontario Hockey League. The native of Barrie joined the Hurricanes this season following an outstanding midget year with the North Central Predators AAA squad. Weeks, 17, was selected by the Wolves first overall in the 2018 OHL U18/midg...


    FRONT OFFICE MOVE: FROM OJHL MUSKIES TO NHL SENATORS

    Date:12/11/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    Reprinted from the Lindsay Muskies website: http://lindsaymuskies.pointstreaksites.com/view/lindsaymuskies/ "In the land of Jr. A Hockey, it’s not just the players who hold onto the dream of moving on with their careers in hockey, with an eye of eventually making it to the big leagues. That dream exists in the minds of some of the off ice staff as well, and for the Lindsay Jr. A Muski...


    WEST BESTS EAST IN ALL-CANADIAN MATCH-UP

    Date:12/11/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

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    OAKVILLE 3rd, NORTH YORK 13TH IN NATIONAL RANKINGS

    Date:12/10/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

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    SOUTH/EAST WEEK IN REVIEW: SHUTOUT WINS HAVE COBOURG ATOP DIVISION – BARELY

    Date:12/10/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    Dershahn Stewart posted a pair of 1-0 shutouts for the Cobourg Cougars last week. (Photo by Andy Corneau / OJHL Images) BY RON VALENTINE While the North York Rangers are keeping their distance from other clubs in the South, the East Division of the Ontario Junior Hockey League continues to be a pot-boiler with Cobourg and Trenton taking turns at top spot with Whitby, while Wellington and Kingsto...


    NORTH/WEST WEEK IN REVIEW: GEORGETOWN RAIDERS LIVING UP TO ‘PROMISE’

    Date:12/10/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    The Aurora Community Centre was packed with 1,600 fans during Rogers Hometown Hockey weekend Saturday. (Photo by Tim Bates / OJHL Images) BY RON VALENTINE They took a while to get rolling but Georgetown have now won their last five and continue to climb the West Division standings of the Ontario Junior Hockey League. Oakville, ranked first in the CJHL last week, won one (number 25 on the season...


    TIGERS, AURORA IN NATIONAL SPOTLIGHT DURING HOMETOWN HOCKEY WEEKEND

    Date:12/10/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    Aurora Tigers forward Cael Cavallin and Ron MacLean at Hometown Hockey Sunday night. (Hometown Hockey photo) What a weekend. Rogers Hometown Hockey camped out in Aurora for several days, putting the hometown Jr. A Tigers and the Ontario Junior Hockey League in the national spotlight: - Rogers produced a feature on the history of the Tigers franchise – which won national Jr. A championship...


    COBOURG'S ENGELBERT SCORES TWICE IN CANADA EAST LOSS

    Date:12/09/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

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    KIM SCORES OJHL KEWL SOUTH-EAST PLAYER OF MONTH HONOURS

    Date:12/09/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    December 9, 2018, Mississauga, Ontario – The Ontario Junior Hockey League (OJHL) announced today that Adam Kim (Photo by Ian Dixon / OJHL Images) of the Kingston Voyageurs has been named the Kewl South-East Conference Player-of-the-Month for November after he tallied 19 points during 12 games to lead the entire OJHL. His nine goals included one on the power play, two shorthanded and a pair o...


    OBEROI IS OJHL KEWL GOALTENDER OF THE MONTH

    Date:12/09/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    December 9, 2018, Mississauga, Ontario – The Ontario Junior Hockey League (OJHL) announced today that Anand Oberoi (Photo by Amy Deroche / OJHL Images) of the Trenton Golden Hawks has been named the Kewl Goaltender of the Month for November. Oberoi, 19, went 3-0-1-2 in seven appearances during the month, posting a 1.86 goals-against-average with a .932 save percentage. He had a pair of 4-0 ...


    ANDREACCHI IS KEWL OJHL NORTH-WEST PLAYER OF MONTH

    Date:12/09/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    December 9, 2018, Mississauga, Ontario – The Ontario Junior Hockey League (OJHL) announced today that Rocco Andreacchi (Photo by Andy Corneau / OJHL Images) of the Brampton Admirals has been named the Kewl North-West Conference Player-of-the-Month for November after he tallied 15 points during nine games. His 10 goals included four on the power play and a game-winner. He also went penalty-fr...


    AT THE HALF: PLAYOFF SPOTS, CHAMPIONSHIP RUNS ON PLAYERS’ WISH LISTS

    Date:12/08/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    Cole Tucker, the son of Leaf fan favourite Darcy Tucker, is enjoying his first season with the North York Rangers of the OJHL. He looks forward to more of the same during the second half, he told Ron Valentine. (Photo by Amy Deroche / OJHL Images) BY RON VALENTINE At the unofficial half-way point in the Ontario Junior Hockey League schedule, I asked some players what they were looking for in the...


    COBOURG 'BUDDIES' TAKE THEIR ACT TO WORLD JR. A CHALLENGE

    Date:12/06/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    Riley McCutcheon (left) and Jamie Englebert chat at the MasterCard Centre in Etobicoke Wednesday. They have plenty in common, including playing for Team Canada East at this week’s World Jr. A Hockey Challenge in northern Alberta. BY JIM MASON / THE OJHL              Consider the odds. Eight players from the Ontario Junior ...


    OJHLER ON THE HOCKEY NEWS PROSPECT NEED TO KNOW LIST

    Date:12/05/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

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    EIGHT OJHL PLAYERS HEADED TO WORLD JR. A CHALLENGE

    Date:12/04/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    Eight players from the Ontario Junior Hockey League will play for Team Canada East at the 2018 World Junior A Challenge beginning Sunday in Bonnyville, Alta. The team’s roster was announced Tuesday. The OJHL players are Riley McCutcheon and Jamie Englebert of the Cobourg Cougars, Spencer Kersten (Oakville Blades), Ty Glover (Buffalo Jr. Sabres), Eric Ciccolini (Toronto Jr. Canadiens), Jack...


    CICCOLINI LATEST OJHL STAR TO COMMIT TO MICHIGAN

    Date:12/04/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    Eric Ciccolini of the Toronto Jr. Canadiens (photo credit – Shawn Muir / OJHL Images) has committed to join the NCAA Division 1 University of Michigan Wolverines beginning with the 2020-21 season. Ciccolini, who is rated for the June 2019 NHL Draft in Vancouver, is one of 11 OJHL players attending the Team Canada East selection camp in Toronto this week. The team will compete at the Wo...


    OAKVILLE TAKES OVER AS NO. 1 TEAM IN CANADA

    Date:12/03/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

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    NORTH/WEST WEEK IN REVIEW: STREAKING ALIVE AND WELL OUT WEST

    Date:12/03/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    The Buffalo Jr. Sabres are in second place in the OJHL’s West Division. (Photo by Ken Lamb / OJHL Images) BY RON VALENTINE In the Ontario Junior Hockey League’s West Division: • Oakville topped their eight-game winning streak in October by extending their current one to nine this week. • Brampton upped their run of consecutive victories to six and Buffalo has won three i...


    SOUTH/EAST WEEK IN REVIEW: BEASTS OF THE EAST STILL FIGHTING FOR FIRST

    Date:12/03/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    Greg Smith is the leading pointgetter for Whitby Fury this season. Whitby is in a second-place tie in the congested East Division standings. (Photo by Amy Deroche / OJHL Images) BY RON VALENTINE Beginning today, 11 Ontario Junior Hockey League players are among 40 from the five eastern Canadian Junior A Leagues at the MasterCard Centre in Etobicoke vying for a spot on Team Canada East at the Wor...


    Former Humboldt players coming to Aurora on Hockey Day

    Date:12/01/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    Reprinted courtesy of The Auroran: http://www.newspapers-online.com/auroran/?p=22319 By Jake Courtepatte A handful of former Broncos are getting the star treatment in the GTA. Former Humboldt skaters Jacob Wassermann, Ryan Straschnitzki, Xavier LaBelle, and Laye Matechuk are the honoured guests confirmed to be dropping the puck when the Aurora Tigers take on the Newmarket Hurricanes for Hockey D...


    STOUFFVILLE'S LEMIEUX COMMITS, PLAYS FOR SAGINAW OF OHL

    Date:11/30/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    Ian Lemieux (Photo by Ray MacAloney / OJHL Images) of the Stouffville Spirit has committed to the Saginaw Spirit of the Ontario Hockey League. The Midland product signed an OHL Standard Player Agreement and Education Package last weekend. After debuting with the OHL Spirit during a win in Owen Sound Sunday, Lemieux will split the remainder of the 2018-19 season between Stouffville and Sagi...


    OAKVILLE, NORTH YORK LOSE GROUND IN NATIONAL TOP 20

    Date:11/26/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

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    11 OJHL PLAYERS INVITED TO TEAM CANADA EAST CAMP

    Date:11/26/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

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    WEEK IN REVIEW: ALL EYES ON THE OJHL EAST – BEGINNING TONIGHT

    Date:11/26/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    The Brampton Admirals have had plenty to celebrate this season, after moving from Orangeville last summer. On a six-game winning streak, they are in third place in the OJHL’s West Division. (Photo by Dave Fryer / OJHL Images) BY RON VALENTINE It was an abbreviated week across the Ontario Junior Hockey League, with no games Monday through Wednesday due to the Eastern Canada Cup All-Star Cha...


    THE CAPTAINS: PICKERING’S WHEATON LETS HIS TOUGHNESS SPEAK

    Date:11/24/2018   Source:Ontario Junior A Hockey League  

    Ontario Junior Hockey League resident reporter Ron Valentine is profiling the team captains of The OJ this fall. BY RON VALENTINE At home games this season, PICKERING PANTHERS' veteran forward Adam Wheaton (Photo by Shawn Muir / OJHL Images) proudly wears the 'C'. He was a captain in the very early stages of his hockey career and now enjoys teaming with Joseph Franzin – who cap...