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New group pushes people to be more active

Janice Patton is one of the devoted Soaring Spirit Movement members on Facebook.   When she started a special Facebook group, Waneek Horn-Miller wasn’t exactly in the best of spirits. “I was feeling super isolated, getting down and stressed and so, as I always do, I exercised,” she said.  “I started to think about

COVID-19 forces Minor Hockey’s end

 (David Tuan Bui, The Eastern Door) All Ligue de Hockey Trente-Ouest President’s Cup playoff games were suspended for every Kahnawake Mohawk minor hockey team as of last Friday. The announcement came in a press release from Hockey Quebec on their website and official Facebook page last Thursday. “This decision was made to protect

Stacey wins title with Cornwall Prowlers

Dylan Stacey celebrates with Cornwall assistant coach Jamie Lavigne. (Courtesy Dylan Stacey)  Kahnawake’s Dylan Stacey is a champion.  He picked up an assist as the Cornwall Prowlers built up a 4-0 first period lead on the road last Friday, and then hung on to beat the West Carleton Rivermen 7-5 in the fifth

Mohawks clinch top seed into playoffs

Two Kahnawake Mohawks are being pursued by three HRS Hawks. This was their one and only matchup during the regular season. (Courtesy Baby Blue Memories) After 18 long games, the Atom A Mohawks became regular-season champions after a 7-3 victory over the HRS Hawks at the Kahnawake Sports Complex on Tuesday night.  The

KSS girls earn top spot, boys finish fifth

 (Courtesy Alexander Perez) For Teiotsatonteh Diabo, the 2020 Greater Montreal Athletic Association Championships was her chance at redemption. After coming up short in the 2019 finals with silver, Diabo wrestled her way to a gold medal in the 125 KG weight class, signing off her last GMAAs with Kahnawake Survival School

GMAA All-Stars take down defending champs

 (Courtesy Alexander Perez) After pinning his opponent, Owen Diabo walked out of the gym with his mom, Kim. Struggling to catch his breath, Diabo reached for his Gatorade, which he heartily chugged. “It’s hard work,” Kim said. “But I’m proud of you.” Marking his second win of the season, Diabo found it difficult to

Youngster leading his team in Ontario

Dylan Stacey is taking the Cornwall Prowlers and the Eastern Ontario Sr. A Hockey League by storm. (Courtesy Dylan Stacey) The old adage in sports is that speed kills. And Dylan Stacey has plenty of speed to spare. Even as a 20-year-old rookie on the Cornwall Prowlers, he is the fastest skater

Wrestlers steering in right direction

(Luca Scott, The Eastern Door) Two local wrestling clubs made their presence felt at the Riverdale Invitational Tournament last weekend. The Kahnawake Survival School Wrestling Club entered a total of six wrestlers and were able to grapple their way to two gold medals along with four silver medals. The Screaming Eagles Wrestling Club

Goalie brings home medal and MVP honours

(Courtesy Justin Horne) Sharks’ Goaltender Hayse Horne, 8, earned a silver medal and MVP award for her team despite a 6-2 loss to the undefeated Penguins at the Ligne H-Plus AAA Tourney in Quebec City on the weekend. The event was a U8 elite co-ed tournament where the best kids participated in