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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

Young’s 3-point night helps lead Blind River over Espanola

Saturday, February 2, 2019 – BLIND RIVER, Ont. – The Blind River Beavers saw Brendan Young score once and add a pair of assists to help lift his club to a 5-1 triumph over the Espanola Express in a Northern … Continue reading

Espanola Men’s Curling Bonspiel 2019

The Espanola Men’s Bonspiel was held in mid-January with 16 teams taking part, hosted by the Espanola Curling Club A Winners: Al Leduc, Jamie Perlin, Steve Neufeld, Dave Gallant A Second: Alex Robinson, Ryan Scott, Justin Viel, Moe Lamothe B … Continue reading

Espanola comes back to clip Rayside-Balfour in OT

Sunday, January 27, 2019 – CHELMSFORD, Ont. – A Lukas Lyszyk power play marker 59 seconds into overtime helped the Espanola Express complete a 5-4 come from behind victory over the Rayside-Balfour Canadians in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League action … Continue reading

Eagles edge Express in back and forth affair

Friday, January 25, 2019 – ESPANOLA, Ont. – A Kobe Keller goal nearly six minutes into the third period proved to be the difference make as the Soo Eagles went on to edge the Espanola Express 6-5 in a Northern … Continue reading

Wildcats stun Express with incredible comeback and eventual shootout victory

Saturday, January 19, 2019 – ESPANOLA, Ont. – Trailing by four with just over four minutes left in regulation, the Elliot Lake Wildcats stormed back to tie it late in incredible fashion then went on to notch the lone tally … Continue reading