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No Doubt, Kids Love Softball – Espanola Team Wins Top Honours

Mindemoya on Manitoulin Island hosted their First Annual Youth Softball Tournament on the June 22nd weekend with over 200 youth from ages 4 to 14 participating in two age divisions and a T-Ball exhibition game. In the 7 to 10 … Continue reading

Espanola’s Riley Nadeau To Join Blind River Beavers

Photo: Riley Nadeau of Espanola will be on the Blind River Beavers roster this upcoming season. Photo supplied The New Tecumseth Civics are very proud to announce the advancement of last year’s Captain Riley Nadeau to the Blind River Beavers … Continue reading

Clancy hops aboard the Espanola Express

Veteran coach, general manager and scout Dave Clancy is returning to the Northern Ontario Jr. Hockey League as the new bench boss of the Espanola Express, Hockey News North has confirmed. The no-nonsense, albeit affable Clancy boards the Express and takes over … Continue reading

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Local Athlete Proudly Wears Gold For Sudbury Synchro!

By Melanie E. Flabiano – Top notch coaching, dedication and hard work pays off for Sudbury Synchro Club’s Athletes including Espanola’s own Sophia Flabiano earning several medals at the Central/North Regionals held at Laurentian University March 9, 10 and 11th. … Continue reading

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Espanola Curlers Bring Back The Baxter Cup

Photo – Members of this year’s team: Jack Tait, Bill Lewis, Moe Lamothe, Jeff Sheppard, Marvin Tilson, Ken Pickard, Dave Gallant, Marc Lefebvre, Don Hache, Dave Cutler, Don Farhquar, Jamie Perlin, Al Amos, Don Fraser, Bob Leroux, Keith Stringer, Blake … Continue reading

Talented Tallons Rule The Rocks!

Photo: ESPANOLA LADIES 2018 BONSPIEL WINNERS: 2nd Lisa Tallon, skip Evelyn Tallon, 3rd Tammy Tallon and lead Mona Gallant. Photo supplied A talented foursome have captured the title as the winners of the 2018 Espanola Ladies Bonspiel held last week. … Continue reading

Espanola’s Eagles In The Bantam Division Are Regional Winners.

The Bantams of the Espanola Eagles Minor Hockey Association didn’t have it easy to bring home the North Eastern House League championship on Monday, March 4th. The game was all tied up 4-4, so it went into overtime. After ten … Continue reading

Espanola Express Weekend Results March 2 & 3

Canadians double up Express Friday, March 2, 2018 – ESPANOLA, Ont. – Brady Maltais and Justin Janowski had a goal and an assist in helping lift the Rayside-Balfour Canadians over the Espanola Express 4-2 in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey … Continue reading

Espanola Express Weekend Results Feb 23 & 24

Eagles hold off Express Friday, February 23, 2018 – SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. – Christian Bardarson’s third goal of the game, coming with just 32 seconds remaining in regulation, broke a tie game as the Soo Eagles went on to edge … Continue reading

An Espanola Rink Is Going To Provincials!

After a sweet weekend of curling, the Leduc Rink of Espanola qualified out of District 4 for the provincial Traveler’s Curling Club Championships. The competition will be held in March in Sault Ste. Marie. Front: Skip Alain Leduc, Lead Jamie … Continue reading