It was either a careless penalty or a questionable call. Either way, it proved costly for the Thorold Blackhawks Monday in Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League playoff action.
Jeff Blay, Special to The Standard
Jeff Blay is a graduate of Niagara College's journalism print program. He interned with the Ontario Hockey League's Niagara IceDogs in the Media Relations department for two seasons followed by The Hockey News magazine. He started his journalism career working at the Peace River Record-Gazette in Peace River, Alberta, before returning to the Niagara region to write for the Thorold Niagara News. Jeff also covers the Thorold Jr. B Blackhawks on Thursday nights for the St. Catharines Standard.
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Brendan Polasek’s elevated play has come at an opportune time for the Thorold Blackhawks.
Chris Goulet is counted upon to be a leader on the Thorold Blackhawks, and he delivered big time Thursday night.
Kyle Tanev might have scored his most significant goal as a member of the Thorold Blackhawks.
It’s crunch time for the Thorold Blackhawks.
Owen Sobchak may be one of the smaller players in the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League, but he plays a big game.
It was close, but no cigar for the Thorold Blackhawks for the second straight game.
It was nothing short of a playoff-like atmosphere in this season’s final Battle of Burleigh Hill matchup.
Carl Grecko picked a crucial game to breakout offensively with his new team.
Francesco Gigliotti can attest to the old saying that good things come to those who wait.
Thorold city council could be knocking a few important items off of a lengthy list of outstanding projects this budget by dipping into a $17 million hydro reserve fund.
The Thorold Secondary Golden Eagles defeated the Eden Flyers 37-29 Monday in the annual Standard High School Basketball Tournament opener.
The 23rd annual Thorold Santa Claus Parade took place Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013 in downtown Thorold. Relive the parade or catch up on what you missed by viewing our video and photo gallery.
The 23rd annual Thorold Santa Claus Parade is taking place Saturday, Nov. 30 beginning at 4 p.m. at Monsignor Clancy school, proceeding east down Sullivan Ave. and ending on Front St. in downtown Thorold.
The Welland Jr. Canadians defeated the Thorold Blackhawks 3-2 Thursday in GOJHL action.
Thorold residents aren’t sure of the best route to cut back spending on the city’s fire services, but they’re certainly firm in avoiding a merger with St. Catharines.
It’s not difficult for Don McMillan to think back 50 years to the day John F. Kennedy was shot to death at the grassy knoll.
Thorold residents are being called upon to donate blood once again on December 12.
Thorold is making strides in becoming a more accessible community for all.
The Niagara Falls Canucks defeated the Thorold Blackhawks 5-2 Thursday night at the Thorold Arena.