Well over 100 NOJHL alumni played NCAA D-III in 2023-24

SUDBURY, Ont. – A look at the numbers saw well over 100 Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League alumni attend school and compete with multiple NCAA Division III men’s hockey programs during the course of the 2023-24 season. In all, 122 former NOJHL skaters and goaltenders appeared with various NCAA D-III schools during the recently completed […]

Gold Miners’ coach continuing to build roster for upcoming season

Kirkland Lake Gold Miners’ Head Coach and General Manager Kyle Adams is preparing for the 2024/2025 Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League season. BRAD SHERRATT/NORTHERN NEWS jpg, KW, apsmc Brad Sherratt – Kirkland Lake Northern News With the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League season not far off, Kirkland Lake Gold Miners’ G.M. and Head Coach Kyle […]

GALLERY: T-Birds extend win streak in defeat of Gold Miners

Photos: Allyson Demers KIRKLAND LAKE, Ont. – A sizzling Soo Thunderbirds side skated to their 12th consecutive Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League victory Saturday, with a 4-1 win over the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners in a feisty contest at Joe Mavrinac Community Complex. A late first-period power play helped Kirkland Lake open the scoring when Riley […]

GALLERY: Voodoos victorious vs. Gold Miners

Photos: voodooshockey.com POWASSAN, Ont. – A three-goal first period proved to be enough as the Powassan Voodoos picked up their fifth consecutive victory Wednesday in defeating the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners 5-2 in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League play at the Powassan Sportsplex. The hometown Voodoos opened the scoring 12:52 in when captain Alex Little jumped […]

GALLERY: Blind River swamps Kirkland Lake to claim regular season crown

Photos: Helene Rancourt BLIND RIVER, Ont. – An eight-goal outburst sent the Blind River Beavers on their way to an 8-1 win over the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners Sunday afternoon in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League contest at the Blind River Community Centre. In the process, the Beavers clinched their first-ever NOJHL regular season […]

GALLERY: Thunderbirds soar past Gold Miners

Photos: Saultsports.com SAULT STE. MARIE, Ont. – A five-goal first period was more than enough for the Soo Thunderbirds Saturday as they cruised to a 10-2 triumph over the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League contest at John Rhodes Community Centre. A surging Kelsey Ouellet needed just 51 seconds to […]

GALLERY: Eagles hold off Gold Miners on Fortson’s OT winner

Photos: Justin Cairns SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. – A Tyler Fortson marker 45 seconds into overtime saw the Soo Eagles stave off a late comeback by the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners to prevail 4-3 Friday night in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League inter-divisional encounter at Pullar Stadium. The lone goal of the first period […]

GALLERY: Another hat trick for Vasic in Beavers win vs. Gold Miners

Photos: Allyson Demers KIRKLAND LAKE, Ont. – The Blind River Beavers saw Daniel Vasic supply his third hat trick in his past four outings as part of a 5-1 victory over the Kirkland Lake Gold Miners Sunday in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League matinee at Joe Mavrinac Community Complex. An early power play helped […]

NOJHL announces 2024 playoff format and timeline

SUDBURY, Ont. – The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League announced Sunday its format and timeline for the upcoming 2024 playoffs, in the quest for the NOJHL championship and the Copeland Cup – McNamara Trophy. Of the league’s 12-member clubs, the top four teams, points wise, in each of its two divisions will qualify for postseason […]