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Dukes second-round schedule

Posted: March 15, 2017 at 3:16 pm   /   Dukes Hockey

Cobourg Cougars @ Wellington Dukes Date: Friday March 17,  7:30 PM Arena: Wellington and District Community Centre Wellington Dukes VS Cobourg Cougars Date: Monday March 20,  7 PM Arena: Cobourg Community Centre Wellington Dukes VS Cobourg Cougars Date: Wednesday, March 22,  7 PM Arena: Cobourg Community Centre Cobourg Cougars @  Wellington Dukes Date: Thursday, March 23, 7:30 […]

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Tenacity

Posted: March 9, 2017 at 8:50 am   /   Dukes Hockey

Potential upset in the making as Dukes take two-game lead in playoff series with Whitby The Wellington Dukes picked up on Friday where they had left off the night before in Whitby, where they had smothered the Fury with close checking, superb defence and timely scoring. The Dukes came home on Friday sporting a one-game […]

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Dukes shut out Whitby

Posted: March 3, 2017 at 9:30 am   /   Dukes Hockey

Now it gets interesting. The Dukes shut out the Whitby Fury in the first game of the best of seven play off series on Thursday night on the road. Now the action returns to the DukeDome in Wellington for game two before an appreciative hometown crowd. Netminder Conner Ryckman was the story on Thursday sealing […]

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Playoffs

Posted: March 2, 2017 at 9:12 am   /   Dukes Hockey

Dukes-Whitby series begins Thursday; Wellington on Friday. Afresh season begins. The Wellington Dukes head to Whitby on Thursday evening for the first game in a best of seven series against the Fury. Then back at home for game two in Wellington on Friday night. But before jumping into the playoff, we must first note the […]

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Dukes first round schedule

Posted: March 1, 2017 at 9:07 am   /   Dukes Hockey

Wellington Dukes VS Whitby Fury Date:March 2, 2017 8:00 PM Arena: Iroquois Park Sports Centre Whitby Fury @ Wellington Dukes Date:March 3, 2017 7:30 PM Arena: Wellington and District Community Centre Wellington Dukes VS Whitby Fury Date:March 7, 2017 8:00 PM Arena: Iroquois Park Sports Centre Whitby Fury @ Wellington Dukes Date:March 9, 2017 7:30 […]

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Ready

Posted: February 23, 2017 at 9:15 am   /   Dukes Hockey

Dukes take four-game winning streak into final regular season game on Friday The Wellington Dukes made short work of the Pickering Panthers in two games on the weekend. They now get ready to face the Whitby Fury at home on Friday night—likely a precursor to a first-round matchup in the OJHL playoffs. Friday’s game will […]

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Peaking

Posted: February 17, 2017 at 9:00 am   /   Dukes Hockey

Dukes getting much-needed firepower deep in the lineup It was a great weekend for the Dukes— particularly so as it comes so near the playoffs. Perhaps chief among the achievements is that the Dukes are beginning to shake off the perception its offensive threat consists of a single line. Neither of the OJHL’s number two […]

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Hard to get ahead

Posted: February 9, 2017 at 9:31 am   /   Dukes Hockey

A pair of wins in three games on the road fail to move the Dukes up in the standings The Dukes continue their extended road trip this week with a visit to Divisionleading Trenton. With just five games remaining in Wellington’s regular season schedule, there isn’t much room to improve the team’s standings. The Dukes […]

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Overlooked

Posted: January 26, 2017 at 9:14 am   /   Dukes Hockey

Future of OJHL’s top performer remains in limbo It is astonishing that Brayden Stortz does not yet have a scholarship to an NCAA school. Perhaps that changes this week, as OJHL teams assemble in Trenton for a winter showcase tournament before scouts and recruiters from an array of leagues and programs. Stortz is a rare […]

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Home again

Posted: January 19, 2017 at 12:21 pm   /   Dukes Hockey

Dukes searching for positives in a difficult season The Dukes will be happy to be back before a hometown crowd for a pair of games this weekend. They returned to Wellington late on Monday night after dropping a 4-1 decision in Cobourg— the team’s third loss in their last four games. The Dukes will need […]

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