Dukes swarmed in loss to Blades

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: Wellngton Dukes/OJHL Images The Oakville Blades met and passed a true character test versus the Wellington Dukes. The Dukes had a pair of huge opportunities in the third period to tie and possibly go ahead down by one, but couldn’t convert on two two-man advantages and fell 3-1 on Sunday. […]

Three straight victories for Dukes after sterling performance on Saturday

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: OJHL Images Another strong defensive performance advanced the Wellington Dukes to three straight victories on Saturday night. Shane Shelest returned to the crease and outduelled Kyle Downey and the Stouffville Spirit in a 3-1 triumph on the road. Wellington got an early strike off the stick of Ben Vreugdenhil at 7:21 […]

Another goose egg for Lisson and Dukes

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: OJHL Images Another game, another shutout for Jack Lisson. The 17-year-old resident of Oakville turned out all 35 Aurora Tigers chances on his net for the Wellington Dukes Friday night in a 5-0 win, the team’s fifth straight victory at Lehigh Arena. Lisson’s performance followed a 30-save effort in Pickering […]

Lisson and Pimm help Dukes silence Panthers

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: Wellington Dukes Jack Lisson’s first OJHL shutout and Hayden Pimm’s two goals highlighted a tidy road effort for the Wellington Dukes on Friday. Lisson’s 30 saves gave Wellington a 3-0 victory over the Pickering Panthers to improve to 14-9-0-2 on the season. Both of Pimm’s tallies (second and third of […]

Dukes drop Cougars in come-from-behind, overtime fashion

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: Wellington Dukes/OJHL Images The Wellington Dukes exerted maximum effort against a pesky Cobourg Cougars outfit to steal away two points from their rivals and rebound from a tough shutout loss. Two of the Dukes biggest offensive threats came up clutch in the crucial moments, with Connor Hunt hammering home the […]

Dukes winning streak comes to screeching halt in Stouffville

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: Wellington Dukes/OJHL Images The Wellington Dukes first road game in Stouffville in five years didn’t end on a positive note. The Spirit blanked the Dukes 2-0 to snap their five-game winning streak and put Wellington on the back foot to start November. Kyle Downey posted a 26-save shutout in the […]