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Canada takes the win at ‘Davis Cup’

For those members of the Niagara-on-the-Lake Tennis Club who couldn’t make it to the real thing, Saturday’s mock Davis Cup tournament was a great alternative.  John Ramsbottom organized the tournament...

Sports: McMacken’s 36 tops the field

Smooth-swinging senior Jim McMacken schooled the field and shot an even-par 36 to win...

Lions tame the Clippers in annual migrant workers cricket game

For only the third time in the last 20 years, the Vineland Lions defeated the Niagara Clippers in the annual migrant workers’ cricket game on June 9 in Niagara-on-the-Lake.

Sports: The eagles were flying in men’s weekly golf league

Jared Mines led the way in the Niagara-on-the-Lake Golf Club's weekly men's league last...

Town seeks new inductees for Sports Wall of Fame

The town of Niagara-on-the-Lake is calling on residents to submit nominations for both local athletes who've made outstanding achievements, as well as trainers, coaches, officials or executive members who have dedicated time to enhancing the sporting community.

Sports: St. Davids boxer falls short in Olympic quest

For one athlete, elation and joy, a dream fulfilled. For another, heartache and disappointment as a dream was dashed. On Sunday, three rounds, nine minutes of...

Fresh faces at official start of this year’s tennis season

The Niagara-on-the-Lake Tennis Club has officially opened after six weeks of preparation and is sporting a new, younger look. The club held its annual social...

Sports: Hot putter helps Yolanda Henry to stellar round

Yolanda Henry's putter was on fire last Tuesday in the 18-hole women’s league at the Niagara-on-the-Lake Golf Club. The former women’s club champion carded an...

Leigh sisters are NOTL’s star swimmers

Teenage sisters Peyton and Georgia Leigh are making a splash in the Canadian swimming world this year. Niagara-on-the-Lake's Peyton began her journey toward a lifelong...

Sports: U13 Thunderhawks win Mike Jones Memorial tourney

The U13 Niagara Thunderhawks were crowned champions at the annual Mike Jones Memorial Lacrosse Tournament on Sunday in Virgil after a 7-3 come-from-behind win...

NOTL soccer season gets off to a soggy start

A pair of early rain delays at the Centennial Sports Park in Virgil May 26 eventually turned into a complete shutdown of the Niagara-on-the-Lake...

Sports: St. Davids’ Kaige Zhu wins singles title at U12 tourney

Adam Wodz started as a tennis instructor and co-ordinator at the NOTL Tennis Club only three weeks ago — and this past weekend he...

Sports: Tutton, Neudorf top shooters in NOTL men’s league

The older and younger generations took turns leading the way in the first two weeks of men's league competition at the Niagara-on-the-Lake Golf Club. Ageless...

Hockey petition aims to eliminate barriers for talented young players

A petition started in Niagara-on-the-Lake is calling for the Ontario Minor Hockey Association and various Niagara associations to give more developing players who reside...

Sports: NOTL golf leagues in full swing for another season

Golf season is in full swing in Niagara-on-the-Lake. Under sunshine and cloudless skies (for the most part), the NOTL Golf Club's competitive leagues have kicked...

Leafs superfan packs away sign for another season

Sue Rumsey isn’t planning on changing teams any time soon. Despite the Toronto Maple Leafs elimination from the NHL playoffs thanks to a 2-1 overtime...

Ross’s Ramblings: Not Maple Leafs forever. Time for some big changes

"Great Clips, the official hair salon of the NHL." That ad was on the Scotiabank Arena boards during Game 4 between the big bad Boston...

Sports: NOTL Hockey Association honours players and coaches

Tania Fera-VanGent Special to The Lake Report The Niagara-on-the-Lake Hockey Association honoured players and volunteers at its annual awards ceremony and coaches appreciation gathering Monday evening.   “Our...

Sports: NOTL senior completes her fifth London Marathon

Marathoner Margot Devlin conquered London on Sunday for the fifth time. Registered in the age 65 to 69 category, the Niagara-on-the-Lake runner even bettered her...

Sports: An inspirational pilgrimage to Augusta and the Masters

For many golfers, a visit to the place that bills itself as the Home of Golf — the Old Course at St. Andrews —...

Sports: Team of the Week: NOTL ‘sponge puck’ hockey

David Butler Special to The Lake Report Another season of shinny hockey, or “sponge puck” as we call it, has ended. Niagara-on-the-Lake might be one of the...

Sports: NOTL figure skaters wrap up a successful year

Another busy and very successful season for members of the NOTL Skating Club has come to a close. At the Provincial Series competition #13 in...

Sports: NOTL hockey teams hand out player awards

The 2023-24 hockey season ice has come to an end, the ice is gone from the arenas and the teams of the Niagara-on-the-Lake Minor...

Close, but not quite: NOTL Wolves U18 rep team falls short in quest for provincial hockey title

If it wasn’t for a few bad bounces or some lucky breaks going their way, the Niagara-on-the-Lake Wolves U18 rep team would have been...

Sports: NOTL U18s gear up for provincial finals

It wasn't the finish the coaches or players hoped for but it was a good reminder that you need to play three full periods...

Sports: U15s learn success is about more than winning

Tania Fera-VanGent Special to The Lake Report For Mario Kotsanis, coaching is all about heart. Although not handed a team that won often on the ice this...

NOTL figure skater overcomes injury to claim incredible season

Like any other nine-year-old, Hailey Mitchell loves to jump. Not many do it all the way to the provincial stage. On March 22, the Welland...

Sports: U13 Wolves win Niagara District title in 2-1 thriller

All season, the goal of the Niagara-on-the-Lake Wolves U13 Local League 1 team was to win the league championship — and they rounded out...

Sports: Zambito’s goal powers NOTL to berth in Ontario championships

NOTL U18 Wolves to compete in provincial finals after ousting Fort Erie   Defenceman Calo Zambito was the big-game hero again for the Niagara-on-the-Lake U18 Wolves...

Sports: Defenceman Kaleb Dietsch making an impression with Ottawa 67’s

NOTL native works out and practises with OHL club daily   A year ago at this time, Niagara-on-the-Lake’s Kaleb Dietsch was winding up his minor hockey...

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