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Lunker clunker

Lunker clunker

The Border Cats bats have come alive, but on Tuesday their pitching left a lot to be desired.
Sharp to bring Stanley Cup home July 10

Sharp to bring Stanley Cup home July 10

The Stanley Cup is coming to Thunder Bay on July 10. Patrick Sharp on Tuesday confirmed the date with Dougall Media, though he’s keeping his plans for the trophy quiet for now.

Border Cats make lineup adjustments

The Border Cats have made a few more tweaks to the lineup as they head down the first-half stretch.

Pyatt to remain in Montreal

It appears Tom Pyatt will call Montreal home for at least the next year. The Thunder Bay-born forward has inked a one-way, one-year $500,000 deal with the Canadiens. He was slated to become a restricted free agent on Thursday.

Cats split in Willmar, fall four back

Tanner Nivins hit a pair of homeruns and drove in three on Sunday to lead the Thunder Bay Border Cats to a 5-2 win over the Willmar Stingers in the opener of a twi-night doubleheader.

Swartzendruber's early goal leads Chill to win

Brandon Swartzendruber and Gustavo Oliveira were brought back to Thunder Bay to beef up the Chill offence. So far they’ve delivered.
Roller Derby League holds first local skirmish at Delaney

Roller Derby League holds first local skirmish at Delaney

What started out as a way to get exercise and meet new people became a new way of life, say league members. Members of the Thunder Bay Roller Derby League held their first skirmish at Delaney Arena Saturday.

Chill edge St. Louis to start road trip

The Thunder Bay Chill’s longest road trip of the season got off on a winning note. Brandon Swartzendruber and Paul Craig scored to lead the Chill to a 2-1 victory over the St. Louis Lions (4-5-2) on Saturday night.

Cats implode in lopsided loss to River Bats

In the end, the Border Cats did themselves in. Four errors, six wild pitches and three passed balls are a recipe for disaster, and that’s just what the Cats cooked up, dropping a sloppy 9-4 decision to the St.
High-scoring forward Dias inks professional deal

High-scoring forward Dias inks professional deal

Matt Dias’s time with the Lakehead Thunderwolves lasted half a season. The Sault Ste.