Sky/Bestweay

Sign/Superior Sea Lions

Sign - Preferred Fleet

Signature Ad

Skyscraper Ad

Faculty of Education Teaching English as a Second Language

Sports
Click here to see more
Subscribe

Sports Teams

Poll
The new school year begins tomorrow. Will you be happy to have your kids back in class?



Total Votes: 229
View Results Past Polls

User Submitted Photo Gallery
Submit Your Own Photos
2014-01-04 at 02:01

North Stars hold off Ice Dogs for one-goal win

By Leith Dunick, tbnewswatch.com
Need Xtra Cash? Visit Xtra Cash! Payday advances, cheque cashing with best rates, no holds & instant cash! Only at XTRA CASH! On Dawson & Frederica Click here for full details

Taylor Santorelli and the Thunder Bay North Stars skated into Dryden and started the New Year with a win.

Santorelli netted the winner four minutes in the third as the North Stars returned from the Christmas break with a 3-2 win over the Ice Dogs.

Brandon Wolframe and Cary Brown had staked the Stars to a 2-0 lead after 40 minutes, but Chris Belhumeur and Tim Kavanaugh brought Dryden back to even ground, scoring 56 seconds apart in the first two minutes of the final stanza.

With the win the North Stars improved to 19-6-4, tied for second in the Superior International Junior Hockey League. Dryden fell to 16-19-2.

The two teams will try it again on Saturday night.

Elsewhere in the SIJHL, the front-running Fort Frances Lakers overcame an early first-period deficit, scoring three times in the third to pull out a 7-4 win over the English River Miners.

Kevin Kurm, Mason Meyer and Patrick Sofer were the difference makers in the final frame.\


At Hoyt Lakes Arena, the Minnesota Iron Rangers erupted for six first-period goals and went on to defeat the Wisconsin Wilderness 9-2.

Matt O’Dea had a pair of goals and an assist and Trevor Hoth had a goal and two assists to pace the Iron Rangers attack.

Click here to report a typo or error

Tbnewswatch.com(0)

Banner/Vector Construction

Comments

We've improved our comment system.
Comments for this story are semi-moderated. Read our comment guideline.

Add a new comment.
You must log in to add comments.
Create a new account
Forgot password?
Log In