Sports

Valanne named to STU hoops squad

Valanne can defend.  "get that garbage outta here."

The men’s basketball team at St. Thomas University is adding some size to its roster with the addition of Miramichi’s Travis Valanne. The St. Thomas website says “The six-foot-five forward from Miramichi Valley High School is a seasoned basketball player…

Miramichi captures U18 girls soccer title

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The Miramichi United U18 girls captured the U18 Division 1 Provincial Championship Sunday in Moncton. Scores from Saturday Miramichi United beat Codiac First Touch 3-0 Miramichi United beat Riverview First Touch 2-0 In Sunday’s semi-game Miramichi United beat Western Valley…

BC lefty frustrates Ironmen in opener (photos)

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A capacity crowd was on hand for the opening ceremonies of the 2015 Senior Men Baseball Championships being held in Miramichi. Teams paraded onto the field and were welcomed by the mayor and MP Tilly O’Neill-Gordon. Players from various minor…

MVHS seeks soccer coaches

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Miramichi Valley High School is currently looking for qualified coaches for both the boy’s senior and junior soccer teams. MVHS plays in the Northern AAA Conference. The season begins the first of September and ends at the end of October.…

Napan Baseball Registrations in Two Weeks

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2015 NAPAN MINOR BASEBALL REGISTRATIONS AND ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING NAPAN COMMUNITY HALL Registration Dates: Sunday, April 26 10 am- 1 pm Wednesday, April 29 6 pm- 8 pm Leagues: T-Ball (Farm League) $50 (5-7 Years) 5-Pitch (Rookie) $60 (7-9 Years)…

Eel Grounds Plays First Games in New Gym

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The new school in Eel Ground has been open for a weeks, and this week they christened their gym with two basketball games. Boys and girls of elementary school age played the first game. The mixed team from Eel Ground…

Soccer registrations open

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Online registration for the 2015 summer soccer season is now open. Starting April 1st, online registration will be available at www.MiramichiUnited.ca. Credit card, cheque, or cash are all acceptable, but credit card is encouraged as less work for volunteers. This…

Waterbury wins March Madness 5km

Dr.Tanya Wood(L) presents Nathalie Waterbury with the first place medal while Amy Barreau placed second and Angela Loveday was third.

Nathalie Waterbury, Amy Barreau and Angela Loveday all from Miramichi placed 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the Miramichi River Runners (MRR) March 5km on Sunday. The snowstorm on Sunday saw 25 brave souls take part in the clubs fourth race…

Miramichi boys win at provincial tournaments

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Bantam Boys Repeat as Champs The Miramichi Pulamoo bantam boy’s basketball team hosted the Basketball New Brunswick Bantam Division 2 Championships this past weekend at Miramichi Valley high school. The Pulamoo were defending champions and were looking to bring home…

RSC Renegades Capture Hockey Title

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The RSC Renegades are the Zone D Bantam AA hockey champions after sweeping PANE in the zone championship best of three final series. Friday the Renegades travelled to Shippagan and came away with 5-3 win in the first game of…