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Head Coach Clancy signs 2 year contract extension

Press Release Espanola, On. The Espanola Express are proud to announce that Head Coach Dave Clancy has signed a 2 year contract extension and will be returning as bench boss after his first season with the Express . Clancy’s hard work and determination has paid off in dividends and he has been rewarded with the […]

Spring Tryout Camp

Press Release Espanola, On. The Espanola Express have announced the date to their only Northern Ontario tryout camp. This will be your only chance to attend a walk on open tryout camp for the Express. The Camp will be held on Saturday May 11th and Sunday May 12th in Sudbury at the Gerry McCrory Countryside […]

Lammi Commits to NCAA DIV 1 St. Lawrence University

Friday, March 1st, 2019 By: Grant Trayner ESPANOLA, ON – The Espanola Express are proud to announce that forward Chase Lammi has committed to St. Lawrence University Saints to play NCAA Division One Hockey. The commitment is for the 2022-23 hockey season and Lammi plans on studying Mathematics at St. Lawrence.   (Photo by Dave […]

Pitawanakwat Hops on the Express Train

By: Grant Trayner – Sunday, December 16th, 2018 (Photo Jace Pitawanakwat #17 Black battles with two Rayside-Balfour Canadians players) ESPANOLA, ON – The Espanola Express are proud to announce that Defenceman and fan favourite Jace Pitawanakwat has returned to the Express lineup. Last season the Torontonian had two goals, three assists in 52 games played […]

Lyszyk named Lot 88 Hardest Working Player

By Grant Trayner (Photo above: #12 Mitch Lee is tying up a Timmins Rock player in front of #1 Joel Rainville and #13 Lukas Lyszyk is following along with the play) ESPANOLA, ON – The Espanola Express are proud to announce that Left Winger Lukas Lyszyk has been named the Lot 88 Hardest Working Express […]

Express Acquire Schneider from Pelham Panthers

By: Grant Trayner ESPANOLA, ON – On September 30th the Espanola Express made an acquisition acquiring goaltender Eric Schneider from the Pelham Panthers of the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League (GOJHL). Last season with the Panthers Schneider had  a 3.79 goals against average and .895 save percentage in 20 regular season games and in three […]

Two veteran players board the Express

Press Release Espanola On. The Espanola Express are proud to announce the signing of 1999 birth year defenceman Colin Mcguire. The 6’2″ 180lbs defender hails from Bloomington Minnesota and is no stranger to the NOJHL. The veteran defenceman has played for the Hearst Lumberjacks and most recently the Timmins Rock and was a part of […]

Trade Alert!! Brockville to Espanola

Press release Espanola On. The Espanola Express are proud to announce the acquisition of 19 year old Zack Matyasik for the upcoming season. Matyasik played last season for the Brockville Tikis in the CCHL2 and was the team’s leading scorer. Matyasik posted 42 points in 52 games last year with the Tikis, scoring 20 goals, […]

2 Northern players join Express

Press Release Espanola, On. We are pleased to announce that the Espanola Express have signed 2 players from their own backyard in the AAA Great North Midget League. Joining the Express for the 2018-2019 season will be 2001 birth year Joel Rainville and 2002 birth year Chase Lammi. Both players saw NOJHL action last year […]

Express add speed

Press Release Espanola, On. The Espanola Express are pleased to announce the signing of speedy 2000 defenceman Malcom Gamelin. The 6’1″ native of St. Calixte Quebec will spend the upcoming season as an offensive force on the blue line for the Express. Gamelin played last season at the prestigious Ulysse Academy in Quebec, scoring 32 […]