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Layne Young and Taryn Kotchorek were named player and goaltender of the week in the SJHL.
Layne Young and Taryn Kotchorek were named player and goaltender of the week in the SJHL. Submitted photo/Caitlyn Gray

Young, Kotchorek kick off season with weekly honours

By battlefordsNOW Staff
September 26, 2017 - 10:00am

The season's first weekly Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League awards were announced yesterday and given the team's hot start, it's not surprising that a couple Battlefords North Stars are among the recipients.

North Stars defenceman Brandon Armstrong, right, scored his first goal as a North Star on Monday morning, while goaltender Taryn Kotchorek got his third win of the season in four starts.
North Stars defenceman Brandon Armstrong, right, scored his first goal as a North Star on Monday morning, while goaltender Taryn Kotchorek got his third win of the season in four starts. submitted photo/Caitlyn Gray

North Stars get revenge on Bruins with wild 8-6 win

By Nathan Kanter
September 25, 2017 - 5:00pm

There were plenty of points in Monday morning's Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League showcase game where it looked like the Battlefords North Stars were out of it.

Down 1-0. Down 3-1. Down 5-2. Down 6-5.

Each time, they fought back.

Team Silvernagle (Left to right): Dayna Demers, Kara Thevenot, Jolene Campbell, and Robyn Silvernagle .
Team Silvernagle (Left to right): Dayna Demers, Kara Thevenot, Jolene Campbell, and Robyn Silvernagle . Dayna Demers/Facebook

Silvernagle rink showing improvements with every event

By Roger White
September 25, 2017 - 8:00am Updated: September 25, 2017 - 10:22am

If you had of told any member of Robyn Silvernagle’s rink they would have made it to two consecutive quarter-finals in the only two events they entered this season, they would have gladly taken it.

The North Stars dropped their first game of 2017 in overtime on Saturday night to the Estevan Bruins.
The North Stars dropped their first game of 2017 in overtime on Saturday night to the Estevan Bruins. File photo/battlefordsNOW staff

North Stars blow late lead; fall in overtime to Bruins

By Nathan Kanter
September 23, 2017 - 10:29pm Updated: September 23, 2017 - 11:29pm

The Battlefords North Stars had a 3-2 lead with five minutes to go in the third period of Saturday's home game against the Estevan Bruins, but they couldn't hold on.

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