Dukes hammer Muskies to finish home regular season schedule

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: Wellington Dukes/OJHL Images The Wellington Dukes put a nice bow on their regular season home schedule with an emphatic 8-1 win over the Lindsay Muskies on Sunday. Connor Hunt packed four points, with Cory Jewitt and Nick DiPaolo chipping in three points each. to assist the Dukes in keeping tabs […]

Dukes clinch playoff spot for record-setting 35th year with big win in Lindsay

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: Wellington Dukes/OJHL Images The Wellington Dukes have made a 35th straight postseason appearance official. They accomplished this Canadian Junior Hockey League record by squishing the Lindsay Muskies 8-2 on Friday night. Responding big after a 5-0 loss on Monday in Collingwood, the Dukes erased an early 1-0 deficit by stringing […]

Dukes shut down in Collingwood

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: Wellington Dukes/OJHL Images The Wellington Dukes produced a hard-fought effort against the number one team in the Ontario Junior Hockey League, but came out on the losing end. Noah Pak registered his league-best 12th shutout of the season for the Collingwood Blues in a 5-0 whitewashing of the Dukes on […]

Dukes outgun Royals to get back into win column

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: Wellington Dukes/OJHL Images A nice rebound effort gave the Wellington Dukes another victory on a snowy Sunday afternoon. The Dukes outgunned the Markham Royals 7-4 for their first head-to-head win against them this season and their 32nd overall after losing on Friday night to the St. Mike’s Buzzers. After spotting […]

Dukes bumped to third in East after loss to Buzzers

Story by Brock Ormond The Wellington Dukes suffered a 5-2 setback at the hands of a team their battling with for seeding in the East Conference. The St. Mike’s Buzzers got three unanswered goals and weathered the storm to take away two big points from the Dukes. Brad Barker had his first goal as a […]

Dukes double Tigers to start busy weekend

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: Wellington Dukes/OJHL Images Wellington Dukes Aurora Tigers The Wellington Dukes tacked on another necessary two points to keep above water in a competitive OJHL East Conference. The Dukes trumped the Aurora Tigers 4-2 in a rare Thursday afternoon affair at the Aurora Community Centre to start a busy four game […]

Dukes comeback effort falls short, pick up key point in 2OT loss to Trenton

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: Wellington Dukes/OJHL Images A large crowd at Lehigh Arena got treated to an outstanding hockey game on Friday night between the two Quinte OJHL rivals. David Fournier bookended the scoring with the first and last goals, including the clincher in double overtime as the Trenton Golden Hawks upended the Wellington […]

Dukes convert on 30th victory in Cobourg

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: OJHL Images/Wellington Dukes The Wellington Dukes pulled off another clutch victory in their quest to stay in second place in the OJHL’s East Conference on Monday night. The Dukes downed the Cobourg Cougars 4-1 to clinch their 30th victory of their major retooling season Both goaltenders, Jack Lisson and Ryan […]

Dukes offence explodes in 11-4 pounding of Rangers

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: Wellington Dukes/OJHL Images The Wellington Dukes exploded on offence to hand the North York Rangers an unlucky 13th loss in a row on Thursday night. The Dukes piled 11 goals in the North York net in an 11-4 shellacking of the last-place Rangers, with Ryan Schaap and Austin Montgomery-Parsons each […]

Dukes hang on to tame Huskies

Story by Brock Ormond Photo: Wellington Dukes/OJHL Images A wild and wacky victory for the Wellington Dukes sealed a season series split with the Haliburton County Huskies on Sunday. After seeing a 3-0 first period lead evaporate, the Dukes kept clawing away and earned a 5-4 victory over the Huskies at Lehigh Arena to extend […]