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Jacks ink feisty forward Thompson

HEARST, Ont. – The Hearst Lumberjacks are proud to announce the signing of feisty forward Alex Thompson. The 2003, Oshawa, Ontario native who stands at 6’1’’ and weighs at 165lbs played with the Okanagan Hockey Ontario Academy of the CSSHLE last season. Alex brings a lot of grit, passion and determination to the game. His […]

2020 World Junior A Challenge cancelled

CALGARY, Alta. – Following the cancellation of the 2019-20 hockey season and all national championships in March, Hockey Canada has worked tirelessly with its host organizing committees for 2020 and beyond. While a tremendous amount of work has gone into planning the fall 2020 events, the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has created a position where […]

Cox returns to the Lumberjacks

HEARST, Ont. – The Hearst Lumberjacks are proud to announce the return of right handed defenseman Carson Cox. The 2001 Edmonton, Alberta native who stands at 5’10’’ and weighs at 180lbs is a puck moving defenseman who sees the ice well. He has great good offensive instincts and is really good in transition play. Let’s […]

Jacks ink two-way forward Palfi

HEARST, Ont. – The Hearst Lumberjacks are proud to announce the signing of Keswick, Ontario native Brayden Palfi. The 2002 born who stands at 5’09’’ and weighs at 185lbs played for the Toronto JR Canadians 18U AAA Program. Brayden is a great two-way forward with an incredible work ethic. His speed and determination are going […]

Dodds signs with the Jacks

HEARST, Ont. – The Hearst Lumberjacks are proud to announce the acquisition of Thomas Dodds. The 5’10’’, 175lbs Dollard-des-Ormeaux, Quebec native brings a solid two-way game with a great work ethic. He played for the Blind River Beavers and the Campbellton Tigers last season. Thomas will bring stability to the Jacks lineup and will be […]

Lumberjacks ink feisty forward Doyle

HEARST, Ont. – The Hearst Lumberjacks are proud to announce the acquisition of feisty forward Liam Doyle. The 2002, Kanata, Ontario native who stands at 5’10’’ and weighs at 170lbs played with Perth Blue Wings and the Whitewater Kings in the EOJHL last season. He also played 4 games with the Pembroke Lumberkings as an […]

NOJHL releases ‘Return to Play’ guidelines

SUDBURY, Ont. – The Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League (NOJHL) announced Friday its initial ‘Return to Play’ outline for the 2020-21 season. While it has traditionally been the plan, in previous years, for the NOJHL and its member teams to commence daily operations mid-August and have regular-season games typically starting in early-September, those options have […]

Lumberjacks ink two-way defencemen Ford

HEARST, Ont. – The Hearst Lumberjacks are proud to announce the acquisition of Dylan Ford from Maple Ridge, British Columbia. Dylan played for the Golden Rocket in the KIJHL last season where he recorded 37 points in 48 games. The 5’11’’, 185lbs defenceman brings a solid two-way game with physicality. His offensive output will be […]

Lumberjacks ink skilled foward Penner

HEARST, Ont. – The Hearst Lumberjacks are extremely happy to announce the signing of Glenbush, Saskatchewan native Jaxon Penner. The 2001 born who stands at 5’09’’ and weighs at 175lbs adds skill and speed up front. He was a force for the Seacost Spartans offence in the EHL last season. He is a nice addition […]

Grimsdale heads East and joins the Jacks

HEARST, Ont. – The Hearst Lumberjacks are proud to announce the acquisition of Lyalta, Alberta native Tyren Grimsdale. The 2001 born who stands at 5’07’’ and weighs at 165lbs will add a solid two-way game to the Jacks lineup. Tyren had 25 points in 41 games for the Castlegar Rebels in the KIJHL last season. […]