The OWHL U22AA Elite League has released its 2021-22 regular-season schedule. Our first home game is scheduled for 8:00pm on Saturday, October 2nd at the Ajax Communication Centre. Our full schedule can be found here – 2021-22 DWJL Full Schedule.
It has obviously been a difficult year for everyone due to COVID-19. The players on the Durham West Junior Lightning decided they wanted to make a positive difference in their hockey team’s community. The players felt it important to focus on the particularly hard-hit long-term care facilities we have all heard about. The team chose the Orchard Villa located in Pickering ON. This facility was adopted by the team as it was in the news a few months ago when the military was deployed here to address the difficulties posed by COVID-19 outbreaks.
MISSISSAUGA, On. – Many of the province’s top under-18 hockey players including 10 from the Durham West Junior Lightning have been selected to OWHA’s Under-18 Team Long List of Athletes. Goaltenders: #37 – Brooklyn Oakes (Richmond Hill, Ontario) #83 – Hannah Murphy (Bradford, Ontario) Defencemen: #5 – Teghan MacRae (Cookstown, Ontario) #44 – Nicole Hunter…