Lumley Makes Mayor’s New Year’s Honour List

by Jeffrey Reed, Editor, with notes from The City of London Former Detroit Tigers farmhand Mike Lumley of the highly-successful London Badgers baseball program has been named to London Mayor Ed Holder’s Mayor’s New Year’s Honour List. This year’s honour list celebrates members of the London community in eight of 10 categories of achievement to recognize […]

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Oakridge Optimists Lose Long-Time Coach

The Oakridge Optimist sports community has lost one of its legendary volunteers. Bob Stark, an Oakridge minor hockey and baseball coach for more than 30 years, died Dec. 20. He was 87. Stark began coaching in 1971 and was a mentor to hundreds of young athletes on the diamond and at the rink until 2009. There […]

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Badgers Back-To-Back Canadian 18U Champs

Congratulations to the London Badgers U18 team, now back-to-back winners at the Canadian U18 baseball championships. London beat Etobicoke, 5-4, on Sunday at Fort McMurray, Alberta.

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