It was hardly conventional, but the Saugeen Shores Winterhawks rallied to take a 6-5 win over the Minto 81's on Friday night at The Plex, in the process winning their WOAA Sr. "AA" quarterfinal series in five games. Things started out on a good note for the Winterhawks, as James McHaig scored 4:41 into the … Continue reading Hawks Win Nailbiter to Capture Series
Another home playoff game, another overtime hero for the Saugeen Shores Winterhawks. James McHaig scored 10:32 into the extra frame to secure a 3-2 victory for the Winterhawks over the Minto 81's in Game 4 of their WOAA Sr. "AA" quarterfinal series. The Winterhawks dominated for much of the game, including the opening 15 minutes … Continue reading Winterhawks Work OT Magic Again
As the old saying goes, you can't win 'em all. The Saugeen Shores Winterhawks waged another entertaining playoff game with the Minto 81's, but for the first time in the series, it was Minto coming out on top, 5-4 in Palmerston on Sunday afternoon. Minto got on the board at 4:47 of the 1st, as … Continue reading Game 3 goes to Minto
It took only 33 seconds for Adam Little to send the fans home happy on Friday night at The Plex. Little scored the overtime winner on the power play to give the Saugeen Shores Winterhawks a 3-2 win over the Minto 81's in Game 2 of their WOAA Sr. "AA" quarterfinal series. "Lionel" from game … Continue reading Little Provides Overtime Heroics in Game 2
The Saugeen Shores Winterhawks and Minto 81's will resume their Sr. "AA" playoff series this Friday night with Game 2. After being snowed out a week ago, Boston Pizza Saugeen Shores will once again sponsor the game. Boston Pizza will be raising funds for the Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation, every $2 donation gets you 50% … Continue reading Game 2 Sponsored by Boston Pizza – Friday Night!
After three weeks between games, the Saugeen Shores Winterhawks quickly shook off the rust as they opened their playoff series with the Minto 81's. Mike Rocca scored two goals and added an assist as the Winterhawks took a convincing 6-2 victory over the 81's in Palmerston on Sunday afternoon. The rust was evident on both … Continue reading Winterhawks Take Game 1 Victory
UPDATE, 4:00pm: Game 1 scheduled for this evening at The Plex is postponed due to weather conditions and road closures. Game 1 will now be in Palmerston at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, we will pass along further rescheduling beyond that.
The appeal launched by the Tavistock Royals regarding a suspended player was dismissed by the WOAA review panel on Sunday afternoon. As a result, the standings remain intact and the Saugeen Shores Winterhawks will host the Minto 81's in the Sr. "AA" quarterfinals, which open this weekend. "We are relieved to have the off-ice issues … Continue reading Tavistock appeals dismissed; Winterhawks face Minto
The following is a statement issued by Saugeen Shores Winterhawks President Gord Lamont: "Regretfully, we are being forced by the WOAA to postpone the start of the playoffs, due to an appeal launched by the Tavistock Royals. Earlier this month, a Tavistock player received a roughing major in a game in Petrolia, which carries a … Continue reading Announcement: League cancels weekend games
In a rather unusual twist, the Saugeen Shores Winterhawks first round playoff series has been set. Following off-ice decisions, it has been determined the Winterhawks will meet the Minto 81's in the quarterfinals of the W.O.A.A. Sr. "AA" playoffs. Earlier this month, the 81's were docked seven points by the W.O.A.A.'s board of directors over … Continue reading Winterhawks Draw 81’s to Open Playoffs