OLA Junior A Power Rankings: Week 3

June 10, 2015

1) Six Nations Arrows (8-1) Last Week: 10-7 W over Mimico, 14-5 W over Mimico, 17-6 W over St. Catharines The Arrows kept rolling this past week, as they should have, as their three games this past week where all against the two worst teams in the Junior A loop. Six Nations picked up back to back wins over the Mimico Mountaineers, who to their credit fought valiantly against the…


WLA Season Underway And Going Strong

June 6, 2015

If the first few weeks are any indication of what where going to see in the WLA this season, we are in store for one heck of a season. With so much parity throughout the league this year, its really hard to predicit where teams may fall once the regular season has concluded. Victoria has added a number of big name players, as their back to back losses to the…


OLA Junior A Power Rankings: Week Two

June 3, 2015

(1) Six Nations Arrows (5-1) Last Week: 12-7 W vs Barrie, 10-5 W vs Toronto, 12-6 W vs Toronto The defending champs move into the top spot in the rankings this week as they picked up three straight victories, in fairly dominating fashion. The Arrows opened the week up with a 12-7 win over the Barrie Lakeshores at home, as Austin Staats and Joe Maracle both had huge games offensively,…


NLL Champions Cup: Rush Take Game One

May 31, 2015

On Saturday night the NLL’s Champion’s Cup Finals got underway, as the East Division Champion Toronto Rock welcomed the winners of the West, the Edmonton Rush, to town. The Rock entered their ninth Champion’s Cup final after knocking off the reigning champion Rochester Knighthawks in their best of three division final. Meanwhile the Rush enter their second Champion’s Cup final after knocking off their Alberta neighbors in the West final….


OLA Jr A Power Rankings: Week Three

May 26, 2015

Week 3 of the OLA Junior “A” season showed us just how much parity there is this season. The Burlington Chiefs who started the season 1-2, which included a loss to now last place K-W beat both the Six Nations Arrows and Orangeville Northmen, arguably the top two teams in the loop this season. Also impressing early on is Orangeville who put a narrow loss to Burlington behind them quickly,…


MSL 2015 Pre Season Power Rankings

May 25, 2015

With the 2015 NLL season winding down it means two things, the NLL will see a new champion crowned, and summer seasons are getting ready to open up. The Major Series itself will get underway this coming week, when the K-W Kodiaks travels to Six Nations to take on the defending Mann Cup Champions on Tuesday night. With several key MSL player still competing with their respective NLL squads, you…


Rock Advance Past Knighthawks for Eastern Title

May 24, 2015

After dropping Game One of the Eastern Conference final by a narrow 10-9 score, the Toronto Rock returned to their home floor at the Air Canada Centre on Saturday night looking to even and steal the series from the back to back to back NLL champion Rochester Knighthawks. The Knighthawks saw leading scorer Cody Jamieson go down with an ankle injury early on in Game One, but still were able to…


OLA Jr A Power Rankings: Week Two

May 19, 2015

1. Six Nations Arrows (1-0)  13-7 W vs Peterborough   The defending Champs finally kicked off their 2015 regular season on Monday with a 13-7 win over the Peterborough Lakers. The Arrows were led offensively by Joe Maracle, Josh Johnson, Austin Staats and Dallas John. Marcale, Johnson and Staats are expected to be offensive dynamo’s this season within the Ontario Junior A  loop, while Dallas John is coming off of…


OLA Junior A Season Preview: Can Whitby Keep Pace?

May 15, 2015

The 2015 OLA Junior A lacrosse league season got underway just over a week ago, as the Kitchener-Waterloo Braves welcomed the Burlington Chiefs to town. The Braves went on to win the season opener by a score of 10-5, and since then every team except the Brampton Excelsiors and defending Minto Cup Champion Six Nations Arrows have seen at least one game of action. With many players still trickling back…


NLL Rookie Report: Playoff Edition

May 14, 2015

Last weekend the Buffalo Bandits and Rochester Knighthawks kicked off the 2015 NLL playoffs on Saturday night in Rochester with the Knighthawks keeping the dream of four straight NLL championships alive with a 14-11 victory. The Colorado Mammoth and Calgary Roughnecks concluded the first weekend of NLL playoff action on Sunday, as the Roughnecks defeated the Mammoth by a score of 11-6. While three of the four teams competing in…