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Border Cats Friday game rained out

The Border Cats won’t have a chance to sweep rivals Duluth Huskies just yet, as the third game of the series has been rained out. Border Cats officials announced Friday afternoon that the 6:35 p.m. game would be moved to Monday, July 5 at 5:05 p.m.

Erwin shuts down Huskies in 4-3 Border Cats win

Drew Erwin’s second save for the Border Cats wasn’t as clean as his first, but it was enough to earn his club its second straight victory over rival Duluth Huskies Thursday night.

Chill open season on the road

The Thunder Bay Chill opens the 2010 Premier Development League regular season this weekend on the road against the Kansas City Brass. The Chill faces the Brass on Friday night in the first of three games in three days on the road for the Chill.
Opening Day win for Cats

Opening Day win for Cats

Experience counts in the Northwoods League. That, a slow-rolling infield, some great defence and a fantastic pitching performance will win a lot of ballgames.

Brown adds local blood to Border Cats bullpen

Eric Brown spent a good chunk of his childhood selling 50-50 tickets at Port Arthur Stadium, raising money to keep the Thunder Bay Border Cats alive and kicking. This summer his retail days are over.
Mayaleh nets four as Chill tame Lions

Mayaleh nets four as Chill tame Lions

Jimmie Mayaleh was going to be the Thunder Bay Chill’s go-to guy this season, a striker who could provide the offense the team was missing in 2009.
Chilly reception for Sons of Italy

Chilly reception for Sons of Italy

The final score was all but irrelevant. For the Thunder Bay Chill, Saturday’s friendly against the Winnipeg Sons of Italy Lions was more about working out the kinks.

Hunter, Leupen advance to Ont. Amateur

Jeff Hunter and Aaron Leupen will be joining Robert Cumming at the Ontario Amateur Golf Championship in Sudbury in July. Hunter on Friday shot a one-over par 73 to take top spot at the Ontario Amateur qualifying event at Whitewater.
Young dragons make a splash

Young dragons make a splash

After spending three years as a volunteer, a St. Patrick High School student experienced first-hand what it was like being in a Dragon Boat race. Angelina Feletto, 15, never competed in a Dragon Boat race before.
Minor leagues provide training base

Minor leagues provide training base

Hockey isn’t like it used to be, says Thunder Bay’s Mike Busniuk.