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Niagara IceDogs forward Johnny Corneil celebrates scoring a power-play goal in Ontario Hockey League action Sunday afternoon in Ottawa. POSTMEDIA NETWORK

'Dogs hold on for win

It’s too bad the Ontario Hockey League doesn’t award bonus points for holding on for a win while overcoming a great deal of adversity.

Canucks clinch home ice

The Niagara Falls Canucks should have no trouble sleeping Friday night, as they skated past the Pelham Panthers in dominating fashion by a score of 9-5, a win that clinched home-ice advantage for the opening round of the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League playoffs.

SOSSA hoops tips off

It was almost a sweep for St. Catharines high schools when the time came to crown senior boys basketball champions in Zone 4.

Brock figure skater Katie Desveaux won an individual gold medal and shared in two golds in pairs at the Ontario university championships at Gale Centre in Niagara Falls. JULIE JOCSAK/Postmedia Network

ON CAMPUS: Brock University

A figure skater who won three gold medals at the Ontario University Athletics (OUA) championships and a curler who skipped the Badgers men’s rink to the bronze medal at the provincial championships are Brock University’s athletes of the week.

St.Catharines Falcons forward Jacob Reeves, right, is defended by Patrick Desjardins of the Welland Junior Canadians. The Falcons wrap up the regular season Friday night at home against the Ancaster Avalanche hoping to win their 10th in a row and 40th of the season. JOE CSEH/Special to Postmedia Network

Junior B Report

Don’t be fooled by the standings or the schedule, tonight’s regular season finale is still a “something game” for the St. Catharines Falcons.