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Espanola Express Press release

The Espanola Express are proud to announce that Head Coach Dave Clancy has signed a 2 year contract extension and will be returning as bench boss after his first season with the Express . Clancy’s hard work and determination has … Continue reading

Rockin’ With The Baxter Cup

Espanola curlers have brought the Baxter Cup home once again. This 94-year-old rivalry features a home-and-home series, five games at each club, in Little Current and Espanola, with the total overall scores determining the winner. Espanola curlers were a happy … Continue reading

Jacklin Cup Comes Home To Espanola

Kudos to the Espanola Curling Club ladies who brought home the Jacklin Cup Monday, March 4th. The Jacklin Cup is played by women and has been an ongoing rivalry between the two communities of Espanola and Little Current for 39 … Continue reading

Espanola’s David Harrison Gets His Own Seat

By Rosalind Russell – David Harrison officially retired on Saturday, March 2 in front of a crowd of thousands. Long-time statistician with the Sudbury Wolves and other hockey organizations, he dropped the puck, saw the unveiling of the David Harrison … Continue reading

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Espanola Spartans Shut Out Lockerby In Finals

A packed house was on hand to watch the Espanola High School Senior Boys win their division title. The Spartans shut out the Lockerby Vikings, 2 to nothing, at the championship game at the Espanola Recreation Complex on Monday, March … Continue reading

Express D1 commitment

ESPANOLA, ON – The Espanola Express are proud to announce that forward Chase Lammi has committed to St. Lawrence University Saints to play NCAA Division One Hockey. The commitment is for the 2022-23 hockey season and Lammi plans on studying … Continue reading

Biidaaban Hockey Classic Crowns AB Ellis The Winner

Every year, elementary school students get together for the Biidaaban Hockey Classic. Hosted by Biidaaban School in Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation, school teams took to the ice to challenge each other. It was a clean sweep for AB Ellis Public … Continue reading

Blind River humbles Espanola

Sunday, March 3, 2019 ESPANOLA, Ont. – The Blind River Beavers saw eight different skaters produce multi-point days as they went on to humble the Espanola Express 9-0 in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League play Sunday afternoon at the Regional … Continue reading

Canadians hold off Express comeback

Friday, March 1, 2019 – ESPANOLA, Ont. – The Rayside-Balfour Canadians withstood a third period comeback bid by the Espanola Express before eventually prevailing with a 4-2 victory in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League encounter Friday night at the … Continue reading

Rayside-Balfour skates past Espanola

Thursday, February 28, 2019 – CHELMSFORD, Ont. – Breaking open a one-goal game, the Rayside-Balfour Canadians rode the strength of a trio of unanswered tallies in the second period to send them on their way to an 7-3 triumph over … Continue reading