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NHL Draft Guide Helps The Homeless

(WINDSOR, ON) – Forward Gabe Vilardi is the only Spitfire to make the Top 31 ISS final rankings in its 2017 NHL Draft Guide. Kingston-native…


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Breaking the Colour Barrier

(CHATHAM, ON) – Organizers and members of Wilfred “Boomer” Harding’s family will be launching the Breaking the Colour Barrier project in Chatham on June 10….


A plethora of empty lanes with no competitors posed a problem at the Western Region Long Course Swimming Championship held in Windsor 3-4 June 2017.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

No-Shows Mar Weekend Swim Meet

(WINDSOR, ON) – To alert the small complement of spectators attending this weekend’s Western Region Long Course Swimming Championship, a voice over the public address…


The Memorial Cup visited Essex on 26 May 2017, two days prior to the Windsor Spitfires defeating the Erie Otters 4-3 to capture the 2017 final game.Photo by Johannah DeVries.

Parade Planned For Memorial Cup Champs

(WINDSOR, ON) – Windsor will honour the 2017 Memorial Cup winning Windsor Spitfires with a victory parade tomorrow at 6:00pm. Fans are invited to line…


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Attendance Down For Memorial Cup

(WINDSOR, ON) – With the dust settled, except for the Spitfires’ victory parade tomorrow, a startling statistic has emerged from Windsor’s hosting the 2017 version…



Graham Knott snaps home a shot from off the crease to tie the 2017 Memorial Cup final at 3 apiece at 14:53 of the 2nd period.Photo by Ian Shalapata.

Windsor Spitfires 2017 Memorial Cup Champs

(WINDOSR, ON) – For the third time in franchise history the Windsor Spitfires are Memorial Cup champions. Fourth-year veteran Aaron Luchuk scored the game winner…


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Memorial Cup Numbers Low

(WINDSOR, ON) – If attendance is any guide, Windsor’s version of the Canadian Hockey League’s venerable MasterCard Memorial Cup will not reach the high water…


Members of the Windsor Spitfires, including John Savage, Warren Rychel, and Bob Boughner, long with CHL president David Branch, attended a ribbon cutting for the John McGivney Children's Centre Smilezones on 23 May 2017.Photo courtesy of the John McGivney Children's Centre.

Spitfires Spread Smiles At McGivney Centre

(WINDSOR, ON) – “Amazing,” “Wonderful,” and “Mom, can we get this at home,” were just some of the many praises sounding through the halls of…


Bonnie Hanfield Jones will go into the record books as the first winner in the women’s 30-39 age group of the Mission Mile. Her time was 6:30 on 19 May 2017.Photo by Robert Tuomi.

Mission Mile Proves A Success

(WINDSOR, ON) – With 85 pre-registered, Gary Molloy, one of the organizers of the inaugural Mission Mile run along Ouellette Avenue on Friday, was pretty…