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'Play it forward' by donating your gently used softball gear

'Play it forward' by donating your gently used softball gear

The Newmarket Minor Softball Association Stingers need your help to offset the cost of keeping children active and playing softball
NMHA accepting applications for rep team coaches

NMHA accepting applications for rep team coaches

Certified coaches for minor atom to midget for the 2019/20 season have until Feb. 7 to apply
Aurora hosts top girls hockey teams in Silver Stick tournament

Aurora hosts top girls hockey teams in Silver Stick tournament

Players from 52 teams from across Ontario and the United States will take part in the 20th Annual Aurora Girls International Silver Stick Tournament Feb. 1 to 3
Newmarket hosts weekend's 33rd International Silver Stick tourney

Newmarket hosts weekend's 33rd International Silver Stick tourney

Top teams (A and AA) from across Ontario and the United States, including Pennsylvania, Michigan, Colorado and California, are competing in the international tournament hosted by the Newmarket Redmen this weekend. The finals are taking place throughout the day, Jan. 13, at the Magna Centre and Ray Twinney Complex.
York Simcoe hockey player chosen to play at Canada Winter Games

York Simcoe hockey player chosen to play at Canada Winter Games

Star defenceman Jacob Holmes will join 19 other top players in the province to defend Team Ontario's gold medal standing
International snowboard competition coming to Horseshoe Resort

International snowboard competition coming to Horseshoe Resort

More than $50K in cash and prizes up for grabs at all-inclusive snowboard event
A Christmas morning skate in Newmarket with NHL's Connor McDavid? You, bet!

A Christmas morning skate in Newmarket with NHL's Connor McDavid? You, bet!

Some local children who showed up at the Newmarket Lions Park Community Hockey Rink on Christmas morning were treated to more than a leisurely skate.
Province protecting amateur hockey, Newmarket-Aurora MPP says

Province protecting amateur hockey, Newmarket-Aurora MPP says

At Rogers Hometown Hockey today in Aurora, local MPP Christine Elliott is to “celebrate Canadian hockey” by talking about the province's move to maintain the amateur status of OHL players and prevent them from becoming employees regulated by the Employment Standards Act
Fans rally to send Huron Heights Warriors cheer team to Northern Bowl

Fans rally to send Huron Heights Warriors cheer team to Northern Bowl

The Huron Heights Secondary School Warriors cheer team raised funds at sponsor Fionn MacCool's on Saturday to support their trip to Ottawa, where the Warriors take on the Windsor Holy Names Knights in the OFSAA Northern Bowl Tuesday. A win will rank the Warriors — who play an independent schedule as the only traditional-format high school football team in York Region — in the national top 10 and provincial top three
New hockey players get taste of 'the first shift'

New hockey players get taste of 'the first shift'

Hundreds of excited hockey rookies got their gear — skates, a hockey bag, neck protector, jersey, shorts, protective pads and cup, socks, gloves, and, of course, a hockey stick — through the Canadian Tire First Shift at the Old Town Hall welcome event last night, hosted by the Newmarket Minor Hockey Association. The six-week program gives children aged six to 10 a fun introduction to hockey, including equipment, for $199.