Vikings name Nesbitt coach & GM

ELLIOT LAKE, Ont. – The Elliot Lake Vikings of the Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League have announced the appointment of Mike Nesbitt as the club’s new head coach and general manager. The Oshawa, Ont., product joins the Vikings after spending the past four seasons in a similar capacity with the Comox Valley Glacier Kings of the […]

Elliot Lake wins Kraft Hockeyville 2024

Congratulations to Elliot Lake on being crowned Kraft Hockeyville 2024. Elliot Lake will receive the opportunity to host an NHL® Pre-Season game and $250,000 for upgrades to Centennial Arena. VISIT KRAFT HOCKEYVILLE SITE Courtesy NHL TORONTO, Ont. – Kraft Heinz, in partnership with the National Hockey League (NHL®) and the National Hockey League Players’ Association […]

Elliot Lake gears up for Kraft Hockeyville voting later this month

By Kris Svela / Elliot Lake Today ELLIOT LAKE – A wholesale effort is underway to garner the largest number of votes to support Elliot Lake’s bid to win the Kraft Hockeyville contest’s $250,000 first prize purse with the aim of fixing and reopening the community’s prized Centennial Arena. The other three finalist communities vying […]

GALLERY: McArthur sets up Timmins win over Elliot Lake

TIMMINS, Ont. – Riding the one-goal and multi-assist performance from forward Kaeden McArthur, the Timmins Rock went on to down the Elliot Lake Vikings 8-3 Sunday afternoon in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League contest at McIntyre Arena, in front of 1,035 fans. Moments into the matinee’s initial power play, Timmins took the lead when Hayden […]

GALLERY: Storm sinks Vikings

Photos: Turnbull’s Northern Photography IROQUOIS FALLS, Ont. – An early outburst helped send the Iroquois Falls Storm on their way to a 6-1 win over the Elliot Lake Vikings Saturday night in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League play at Jus Jordan Arena. Striking first, Ben Sherwin kept a play in the Elliot Lake zone, which allowed […]

GALLERY: Veilleux hat trick part of Lumberjacks triumph over Vikings

Photos: Northern Lights Photography HEARST, Ont. – A six-goal first period sent the Hearst Lumberjacks on their way to an eventual 8-3 triumph over the Elliot Lake Vikings Friday in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League play at Claude Larose Recreation Centre. The victory wraps up the second seed in the NOJHL East for the Lumberjacks and gives […]

Spring Tryouts

2024/2025 Elliot Lake Vikings Spring Tryouts will be held April 27th and April 28th The location of the camp is Massey Ontario The cost to attend is $175 which includes 4 hours of ice time and a Vikings camp jersey There will be a goaltender session on April 27th from 1-3 pm Players and goaltender […]

GALLERY: Hearst’s Decoste blanks Elliot Lake

Photos: Northern Exposures Photography MASSEY, Ont. – The Hearst Lumberjacks got shutout goaltending from Russ Decoste as part of an eventual 7-0 win over the Elliot Lake Vikings in Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League play Saturday night at the Massey & District Community Arena. A turnover deep in the Elliot Lake end helped Hearst get on […]

Cubs collect win vs. Vikings

Photo: Lori Johnston MASSEY, Ont. – The Greater Sudbury Cubs got two goals apiece from Hudson Martin, Ethan Larmand and Oliver Smith to help propel them to a 9-3 triumph over the Elliot Lake Vikings in a Northern Ontario Junior Hockey League get together Friday at Massey & District Community Arena. It took Greater Sudbury […]