Sports

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

Thunderbirds hold off Express in back and forth affair

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 – SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. – A Spencer Van Tiem tally 15 minutes into the second period held up as the game-winner as the Soo Thunderbirds held off the Espanola Express 5-3 Wednesday in a back … Continue reading

Rayside-Ballfour rallies for shootout victory vs. Espanola

Friday, February 15, 2019 – ESPANOLA, Ont. – The Rayside-Balfour Canadians rallied from three-goal, third period deficit to come back late and force overtime, then eventually notch the lone marker in the shootout, to pull out a 4-3 victory over … Continue reading

Espanola edges Elliot Lake 2-1

Sunday, February 10, 2019 – ESPANOLA, Ont. – The Espanola Express capped off their weekend by going on to edge the Elliot Lake Wildcats 2-1 in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League match-up Sunday at the Regional Recreation Complex. The game … Continue reading

Herd sets franchise points record as Powassan skates past Espanola

Saturday, February 9, 2019 – ESPANOLA, Ont. – Powassan Voodoos forward Cade Herd scored once and assisted on two others to lead his side to a 7-3 win over the Espanola Express in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League match-up Saturday at … Continue reading

McInall’s franchise-record 24th lifts Espanola over Blind River in OT

Friday, February 8, 2019 – ESPANOLA, Ont. – Bret McInall’s franchise-record 24th tally of the season, late in overtime, lifted the Espanola Express to a dramatic 2-1 triumph over the Blind River Beavers in a tightly-contested Northern Ontario Junior Hockey … Continue reading