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Jamie Mattie to Join Novas Coaching Staff

A Bayfield, Antigonish County native has joined the coaching staff of the Nova Major Bantam ovaHockey Team.

37-year-old Jamie Mattie played minor hockey in Antigonish before playing two seasons with the Antigonish Junior “A” Bulldogs, including one year as team captain. He finished out his junior career with the Sioux Falls Stampede of the USHL, was named Defenceman of the Year and still holds the league’s single season record for assists by a Defenceman. After his junior career he played professional for five years in the Austrian Elite League.

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Nova Bantams Spring Identification Camp set for May

The Nova Major Bantam Hockey Team is holding a  Spring Identification Camp soon. It’s open to all Bantam-aged players that are members of the Antigonish, Strait Area or Cape Breton West Minor Hockey Associations. From this camp, a list of players will be invited to final tryouts and the team’s training camp in August.

All first year Bantam players are required to attend a checking clinic prior to taking part in a Bantam Spring ID camp. The checking clinics are scheduled for May 3rd at the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre and May 7th at the Antigonish Arena. The Spring ID camp begins May 9th at the Antigonish Arena.

For more information on the camp, follow this link:  http://nova.goalline.ca/news.php?news_id=1656791

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Novas hand out Annual Awards

The Novas celebrated  this past season in the Nova Scotia Major Bantam Hockey League with an awards banquet.
There were four co-winners for the awards, Ben MacLellan and Brant Timmons for top defenceman, Sam Grant and Danny Gillis for most improved player, Nelson Leuschner and Brayden Larade for the Coaches Award; and Jack Hartery and Neil MacLean for the Unsung Hero Award.
Rookie of the year was Lewis Taylor, Matthew Ellis was the Top Scorer and Team MVP and Luke Gould was Playoff MVP.
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Sunday Scoreboard-October 25th

AUS Men’s Soccer

Memorial 1 St. FX 0

AUS Women’s Soccer

Memorial 3 St. FX 0

AUS Women’s Hockey

St. FX 3 Moncton 1

Midget AA Hockey

Antigonish 2 Pictou County 0

Nova Scotia Major Midget Hockey League

Cole Harbour 4 Pictou County Weeks Major Midgets 2

Nova Scotia Female AAA Hockey League

Northern Subway Selects 5 MacIntyre Chevy Panthers 0

Nova Scotia Major Bantam Hockey League

The Novas 6 Landworks Gulls 5 (SO)

Bantam AA Hockey

Antigonish 4 Acadia 2


Charlottetown 4 Acadie-Bathurst 3 (OT)

Moncton 4 Saint John 3 (OT)

Chicoutimi 6 Baie-Comeau 0

Quebec 4 Rimouski 1

Gatineau 3 Blainville-Boisbriand 1

Sherbrooke 7 Drummondville 3

Shawinigan 4 Victoriaville 3

Val-d’Or 4 Rouyn-Noranda 3 (OT)


Winnipeg 5 Minnesota 4

N.Y. Rangers 4 Calgary 1

Los Angeles 3 Edmonton 2


Bridgeport 3 St. John’s 2 (SO)

Albany 4 Binghamton 1

Chicago 3 Charlotte 0

Texas 4 Iowa 1

Hartford 3 Hershey 2

Toronto 3 Lehigh Valley 1

Rochester 4 Syracuse 3


Jacksonville 34 Buffalo 31

Atlanta 10 Tennessee 7

Kansas City 23 Pittsburgh 13

St. Louis 24 Cleveland 6

Washington 31 Tampa Bay 30

Minnesota 28 Detroit 19

Miami 44 Houston 26

New Orleans 27 Indianapolis 21

New England 30 N.Y. Jets 23

Oakland 37 San Diego 29

N.Y. Giants 27 Dallas 20

Carolina 27 Philadelphia 16


Montreal 2 Toronto FC 1

Philadelphia 1 Orlando City 0

New England 3 New York City FC 1

Columbus 5 D.C. United 0

Sporting Kansas City 2 Los Angeles 1

Portland 4 Colorado 1

FC Dallas 2 San Jose 1

Vancouver 3 Houston 0

New York 2 Chicago 1

Seattle 3 Real Salt Lake 1

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Sunday Scoreboard-October 19th

AUS Women’s Rugby

St. FX 24 Acadia 10

AUS Men’s Soccer

Dalhousie 3 St. FX 1

AUS Women’s Soccer

Dalhousie 2 St. FX 1

AUS Exhibition Women’s Basketball

At Dal Centennial Tournament

Saint Mary’s 71 St. FX 50

Nova Scotia Junior Hockey League

Valley Maple Leafs 4 Strait Pirates 1

Midget AA Hockey

Antigonish Bulldogs 3 New Waterford 2

Nova Scotia Major Midget Hockey League

Cape Breton West Islanders 6 Charlie’s Pizza South Shore Mustangs 4

Steele Subaru Major Midgets 6 Pictou County Weeks Major Midgets 0

Nova Scotia Major Bantam Hockey League

All Credit Auto Senators 5 The Novas 2

MLB post-season


N.Y. Mets 4 Chicago Cubs 1

(New York leads best-of-seven series 2-0)


Hamilton 23 Montreal 11


Minnesota 16 Kansas City 10

Miami 38 Tennessee 10

N.Y. Jets 34 Washington 20

Pittsburgh 25 Arizona 13

Cincinnati 34 Buffalo 21

Detroit 37 Chicago 34 (OT)

Denver 26 Cleveland 23 (OT)

Houston 31 Jacksonville 20

Carolina 27 Seattle 23

San Francisco 25 Baltimore 20

Green Bay 27 San Diego 20

New England 34 Indianapolis 27


St. Louis 4 Winnipeg 2

New Jersey 2 N.Y. Rangers 1 (OT)

Anaheim 4 Minnesota 1

Edmonton 2 Vancouver 1 (OT)

Los Angeles 2 Colorado 1


Portland 5 Hershey 2

Albany 3 Toronto 2

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton 5 Bridgeport 1

Hartford 5 Syracuse 2

Texas 7 Rockford 2


D.C. United 4 Chicago 0

New York 4 Philadelphia 1

Seattle 1 Houston 1

Portland 5 Los Angeles 2