Category Archives: Recent News

Bill Salonen Cup preview: Dryden GM Ice Dogs vs. Thunder Bay North Stars
THUNDER BAY, Ont. – The 17th edition of the Superior International Junior Hockey League’s Bill Salonen Cup begins tonight as long-ti [...]
SIJHL announces Bill Salonen Cup schedule
THUNDER BAY, Ont. – The Superior International Junior Hockey League announced Tuesday the game schedule for its upcoming Bill Salonen [...]
Mignault’s OT winner sends Thunder Bay to Bill Salonen Cup final
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. – A Ryan Mignault goal 11:36 into the first overtime was the difference as the Thunder Bay North Stars edged [...]
North Stars put Norskies on the ropes
THUNDER BAY, Ont. – Turner Santin had a goal and two assists to help lead the Thunder Bay North Stars to 4-1 victory over the Thief Ri [...]
Dryden finishes off Fort Frances to advance to Bill Salonen Cup final
DRYDEN, Ont. – The Dryden GM Ice Dog have earned the opportunity to defend their Bill Salonen Cup title they won a year ago. They d [...]
Thunder Bay rallies to take Game 3 vs. Thief River Falls
THUNDER BAY, Ont. – Thunder Bay North Stars rallied from an early two-goal deficit by notching five unanswered markers to pull out [...]
Long-time SIJHL official Eric Vastamaki named 2017-18 recipient of the CCM Gary Cook Memorial Award
THUNDER BAY, Ont. – The Superior International Junior Hockey League announced Friday that long-time referee Eric Vastamaki has been na [...]
Withers, Lucas combo electric as Lakers avoid elimination
FORT FRANCES, Ont. – With their season on the line the Fort Frances Lakers received impressive efforts from forwards Adam Withers and [...]
SIJHL announces its CCM Hockey 1st & 2nd All-Stars teams for 2017-18
THUNDER BAY, Ont. – The Superior International Junior Hockey League announced Thursday its CCM Hockey first and second all-star teams, [...]
Bodnar blanks Norskies as North Stars even series
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. – Brandon Bodnar made 22 saves, including a couple from point-blank range, to backstop the Thunder Bay North [...]