Sports

Headpin headliners

For 5-pin bowlers aged four to 20 in the Youth Bowling Canada, the crown jewel of every tournament season is the YBC National Championships, formerly known as the Four Steps To Stardom, and the opportunity to earn the right to be known as the best youth bowlers in Canada.

Niagara-on-the-Lake's Hunter Lemiuex, left, scored six goals and collected seven assists as the Thunderhawks went 1-2 in junior B lacrosse during the past week.

Junior B lacrosse report

Welland and Niagara both picked up wins in the week that was in Ontario Lacrosse Association Junior B action, while St. Catharines dropped two close games.

Notre Dame's Sarah Saldutto wins the midget girls 80-metres at the South Regional High School Track and Field Championships in St. Catharines. Bob Tymczyszyn/Postmedia News

Triple threat at OFSAA

Callan Saldutto will be especially busy at the Ontario high school track and field championships that get underway Thursday in Belleville.

Niagara sports roundup

Cassidy Dawn and Emma Mete each scored three goals and Sydney Patten made 12 saves as Notre Dame tripled Donald Wilson from Whitby 9-3 to finish the Ontario girls high school field lacrosse championships in fifth place.

The Fort Erie Longhorns huddle around their coaches at a practice in Ridgeway in preparation for the Niagara Regional Minor Football Association regular season opener Sunday at Kiwanis Field in St. Catharines.

First and 10 for 2017

If you’re looking for a place your child can play football this summer in Niagara, the Niagara Regional Minor Football Association (NRMFA) has you covered.

Senior men's baseball roundup

We’re in week two of the Niagara District Baseball Association senior men’s season, and the eight teams are still going head first out of the gate trying to get an early lead in the standings.

Niagara sports roundup

Dan Fitzgerald, who guided the Cambridge Winter Hawks to a 35-point improvement in the standings in his second season as the junior B hockey team’s bench boss, is the new head coach of the St. Catharines Falcons.