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for Wednesday, April 11, 2018



The Owen Sound Senior NorthStars are selling seasons tickets.

Tickets for the 2018 season are available by calling Neil McKeachnie at  519-376-6250 or Randy Jackson at 519-376-0503.


The 2018 Grey Roots Regional Heritage Fair is Thursday April 19th at Grey Roots Museum & Archive on Grey Road 18

The activities run from from 9 am to 2 pm and features close to 50 projects from various schools which will be on display and adjudicated by volunteer judges. 

The top projects from the Regional Fair will go on to the Provincial or National Fair in June


There's a softball skills camp April 28th and April 29th at the Shallow Lake Arena with Matt Wardrop, Owen Torrie, Johnny Baker, Tyler Pauli and Derek Hyde.

The cost for the 2 day clinic is $ 50

For more information e-mail [email protected]


The Owen Sound Sports Hall of Fame Induction Night is Friday May 4th at the Harry Lumley-Bayshore Community Centre.

Six athletes, 3 builders, 3 teams and 1 special merit award will be part of the formal induction ceremony.

The Athletes to be inducted this year include Larisa Yurkiw, Jason Crone, Clarence " Hap " Day, Patti Davey, Jeff Reid and Joe McCrea

The 3 inductees into the Builders Category will be Raymond Thompson, Chris Fernando & Mark Berner plus James ' Bud ' Nuttall will be honoured with a Special Merit award.

Finally, there are 3 teams to be inducted for 2018; the 2011 Ontario Hockey League Champion Owen Sound Attack, the 1965 Owen Sound Bay Motor Hotel Softball Ontario Champions and the 2016 Shallow Lake Sting who won the Canadian Bantam Championship Tournament at Duncan McLellan Park


There will be a softball clinic conducted by Mike Mulvey, Jeff Ellesworth and Stephen Mullaley from Team First Hitting and Team Canada in Belmore. on May 5th & 6th.

Participants are asked to bring a bat, helmet, glove, ball and proper footwear


U12 Hitting & Quick Feet Drills

12-2 p m
U14 Hitting & Quick Feet Drills

3-5 pm 
U16 & Up Hitting & Quick Feet Drills


Coach's Development Session (Powerpoint Presentation filled with tips and drills)



9-1030 am
U12 Infield/Outfield Drills

11-12:30 pm
U14 Infield/Outfield Drills

1-2:30 pm
U16 & Up Infield/Outfield Drills

For more information contact [email protected]

The Owen Sound Flying Dutchmen Lacrosse Team will celebrate their 25th anniversary of winning the 1993 Founders Cup as Canadian Junior B Lacrosse Champions in May.

A team reunion has been scheduled for Saturday May 26th at the Harry Lumley-Bayshore Community Centre.

The reunion will coincide with the current Junior B NorthStars game that night against Spartan.


The annual Crimestoppers of Grey Bruce Golf Tournament is Friday June 1st.

The venue for the tournament has been changed to the Saugeen Golf Club.

Among the special guests scheduled to be on hand will be prominent Canadian sports announcer Brian Williams


On Saturday June 2nd Scenic City Golf Course on Highway 26 will host the annual Owen Sound Senior North Stars Golf Tournament.

Contact any North Stars Executive, inbox us on social media or call / text 519-370-9331 to register.


On Saturday June 9th, the West Grey Durham Lions will be celebrating their 10th anniversary with a dinner and short program at the Walter's Falls Inn.


Registration for the Owen Sound Minor Lacrosse Father's Day Heritage Classic Tournament is now open.

The tournament runs June 15-17th with age divisions from Tyke- Midget

For more information, contact Tournament Convenor Adam Jackson by email at [email protected]


The 23rd Jeff Preston Celebrity Golf Tournament for Muscular Dystrophy research will be held on Friday July 20th at Saugeen Golf Club in Port Elgin.

Through the years, the tournament has generated funding of almost $1.4 million dollars for MD research.


The OASA Midget Fastball Championship Tournament will be staged in Owen Sound.

The Championship Tournament will be staged at Duncan McLellan Park July 28th & 29th.


The Gran Fondo Lake Huron is Sunday August 19th.

The cycling event which features 30K, 70K, 110K & 160K distances begins & finishes in Southampton

You can register for Gran Fondo Lake Huron at


The Meaford Scarecrow Invasion and Family Festival Is going " Western " this year.

The 2018 invasion will start during the first week of September and continue till after the Thanksgiving weekend.

The parade on Sykes Street and Family Festival Hoedown at the Rotary Harbour Pavilion is scheduled for Friday, September 28. 

For more information, contact Marilyn Morris at [email protected] OR Helen Solmes at [email protected]


The 2018 Ontario Minor Track Association Provincial Cross Country Meet will be hosted by the Meaford Coyotes.

The Coyotes won the right to host the meet following an MTA vote on Sunday.

The date for the 2018 Provincials will be Saturday October 27th and the Coyotes will utilize the Georgian Bay Community School Athletic Field and part of the Georgian Trail.


The Collingwood Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony will be Saturday October 27th.

For more information, contact Mark Rich at 705-443-5504


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