With Sault Ste Marie high schools returning back to the classroom just after labour day, basketball and football players will be taking to the fields and courts starting on August 25th.
The Sault Ste Marie High School junior and senior football teams will hit their fields next Monday as well as midget, junior and senior Sault Ste Marie High School basketball teams will be practicing on the hard court.
Another Northern Ontario hockey player possibly heading home to join the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League Soo Thunderbirds. Former Soo Northstar Ryan Vendramin might suit up for the 2013 -2014 first place NOJHL Thunderbirds for the 2014 -2015 season.
The Sault Ste Marie, Ontario native was drafted in the 2012 Ontario Hockey League Priority Selection draft with the Sarnia Sting's 12th selection overall in the 13th round.
The Sault Steelers headed to Montreal, Quebec to face the Montreal Transit in Northern Football Conference action on Saturday August 16th. The Steelers were looking to take the 2014 title NFC after the Transit squeak out a win in 2013 in Sault Ste Marie in the 2013 NFC title match-up.
In soggy wet conditions in Montreal, the Transit took the 2014 championship with a score of 28 – 5 over the Sault Steelers for the second straight year.
The St. Joseph Island Triathlon is Northern Ontario's premier multisport event that took place on August 16th in the community of Richard's Landing, on beautiful St. Joseph Island.
It features Olympic/International distance triathlon and duathlon, Sprint distance tri/du, Try-a-Tri, and 5 Kids of Steel age categories, as well as relay categories for all adult races.
- Soo Thunderbirds Add Youth to their Roster in Campbell and Boman
- Soo Thunderbirds Add Brick and Rebek to 2014/15 Coaching Staff
- Soo Thunderbirds Take to the John Rhodes for First Day of 2014/15 Main Camp
- Swimmers, Bikers and Runners Take to St. Joseph Island on August 15th
- Arm Chair Football Fans and Washed Up Football Players, We Want You! Ya, Really!