Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Year In Review 2018: Sports


Here is our look back at what made the sports headlines in 2018:

(Submitted photo)

Wallaceburg midgets capture Silver Stick championship

(Submitted photo)

Wallaceburg kids make their NHL debuts

Wallaceburg Bantams capture Silverstick ‘B’ championship

Wallaceburg Peewee girls capture tourney win

From left: Earl Haggerty, Joanne Johnston, Janine Day and Steve Tooshkenig (Submitted photos)

Sports Hall of Fame announces 2018 inductees

Cole picked 7th overall in Junior ‘A’ Lacrosse Draft

Brian Cheng, head coach of the Western Mustangs women’s basketball team, with Wallaceburg’s Brett Fischer (Submitted photo)

Fischer commits to Western Mustangs

T.J. Brodie (Calgary Flames, Twitter)

T.J. Brodie continues to raise funds for CF

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Wallaceburg girls capture International Silver Stick crown

Wallaceburg Tartan swimmers heading to OFSAA

(Wallaceburg Minor Hockey Association)

Another successful Frank Dymock Classic

Seth Griffith (Bill Wippert/Buffalo Sabres)

Seth Griffith re-called by the Buffalo Sabres

Dresden ousted by Essex in Game #6

Tartan swimmers compete at OFSAA

Tartans lose heartbreaker in LKSSAA girls hockey final

MLSE donates to Children’s Treatment Centre Foundation

Dresden Kings bringing back coaching staff, management

Maroons set to honour Dresden’s Ken Houston

(Chatham Maroons)

Maroons top Nationals in OT, honour Houston with decal

Wallaceburg CrossFit athletes succeed in Elgin

Seth Griffith sent back to the AHL


Aarkel Bantam TC1 Lakers capture Tri-County crown

Wallaceburg Ice Angels Beginner 1 team (Wallaceburg Skating Club)

Wallaceburg Ice Angels capture bronze (Video)

Wallaceburg Lakers assistant coach joins the Cobras

Fatal crash devastates Saskatchewan hockey team

Broad to swim in Fiji at Junior Pan Pacific Championships

Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling coming to C-K

Wallaceburg Peewee girls capture provincial bronze

4-on-4 basketball tournament in support of cystinosis

Red Devils make some ‘big moves’ ahead of season opener

Madison Broad (Facebook)

Madison Broad makes the Canadian Youth Olympic team

Marshall Powless celebrates after scoring his third goal of the game for the Wallaceburg Red Devils in their home opener on Tuesday, April 17 against the London Blue Devils (Aaron Hall)

Powless leads Red Devils to victory in home opener

(Micheline Veluvolu/Rochester Americans)

Seth Griffith wraps up season, Amerks eliminated

(Buffalo Bandits, Twitter)

Durston recognized by his Buffalo Bandits teammates

Autograph session held following Red Devils win over North Stars

25th Tartan Tinman Triathlon held at WDSS (Photos)

‘Commotion’ following Red Devils loss to Windsor

Tartans capture LKSSAA ‘AA’ title in boys soccer

1,100 pack Dresden Raceway for opening day

Seth Griffith signs with Winnipeg Jets

Red Devils eliminate Bengals, move to round two (Photos)

Red Devils ousted from the 2018 playoffs by Elora

(Hamilton Tiger-Cats)

Andy Fantuz retires from the CFL

Kyle Dawson and Tyler Brown (Aaron Hall)

Dawson & Brown playing at worlds

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Brodie, Raaymakers & Fox visit Children’s Safety Village

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Madison Broad medals at Canadian Swimming Trials

Wallaceburg represented on Canada’s U-18 Team Selection Camp Roster

Wallaceburg Lakers GM resigns

Mayor proposes to re-name Dresden Arena after Ken Houston

Griffith & Brodie competing for Athletes Fuel Cup

Ken Shine hired as Lakers head coach & GM

Seth Griffith gets dunked at WAMBO 30

‘Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour’ stopping in C-K

Wallaceburg Red Devils hand out their annual awards

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Undefeated baseball season in Dover Centre

Wallaceburg Warriors capture ‘Pool B’ championship

Hayden Foulon with Josh Donaldson of the Toronto Blue Jays (Submitted photo)

Hayden tossing out first pitch at Blue Jays game

(Alicia Allaer)

Wolves remain undefeated after a ‘great night’ of baseball

(John F Tomecek)

Dresden Arena being re-named in honour of Ken Houston

Youth basketball program starting in Wallaceburg

Seth Griffith hoping to crack Winnipeg Jets roster

Seth Griffith sent to the AHL, will join the Moose

Georgia Murphy and Chase Sitzes (Submitted photo)

Wallaceburg Minor Baseball hands out 2018 awards

Seth Griffith on joining the Manitoba Moose (Video)

Madison Broad (@TeamCanada, Twitter)

Madison Broad captures silver at Youth Olympic Games

Funding boost for the Dresden Raceway

#Play4Brae charity event being held in Wallaceburg

Kori and Killian Irwin (Submitted photo)

Wallaceburg twins star for Windsor fastball team

Local runners compete in Detroit Marathon

T.J. Brodie plays in 500th NHL game

Tartans capture Jr. & Sr. girls LKSSAA basketball titles

Girls hockey programs joining together

Tartan girls ranked #1 heading into OFSAA hoops tournament

75 stuffed animals gathered at Wallaceburg Lakers game

(@ofsaabasketball, Twitter)

Tartans capture OFSAA ‘AA’ basketball crown

‘Ken Houston’ arena being unveiled in Dresden

Wallaceburg Lakers competing in outdoor game

Jamie Knight and his wife Shani (Wallaceburg & District Chamber of Commerce)

Knight recognized for 20 years of service to lacrosse

#PLAY4BRAE deemed a success

Wallaceburg Sports Hall of Fame announces 2018 winners

Jerseys unveiled for Lakers’ outdoor game

(Rogers Hometown Hockey)

Dresden arena officially re-named after Ken Houston

Gabe Namink (Lambton Lions)

Namink commits to Lambton Lions basketball team

Leave Your Mark Lacrosse shares anti-bullying message

New ownership & name change at South Buxton Raceway

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